Genshin Impact released worldwide in September 2020. Within a few months of its release, the game has become a major hit in the gaming community. This free-to-play online game, based in a fantasy world, has many interesting characters. Furthermore, each of these characters has their own set of eye-grabbing skills and features. Unsurprisingly, the debate about the best characters is never-ending.
Venti, one of the innumerable bards of Mondstadt, can roam around the streets and alleys of the city without a care. In addition, he can control enemies and manipulate them, setting them up for immense elemental damage. Because of this, he is one of the top favorite characters within the game.
Elemental Skill: Skyward Sonnet
Elemental Burst: Wind’s Grand Ode
Diluc is the tycoon of a winery in Mondstadt and belongs to the elite society of Mondstadt. He pretends not to care for the political affairs of the city. However, he is its silent protector at night, going by the name of “Darknight Hero.” Therefore, fans love his character because he is practically unstoppable.
Elemental Skill: Searing Onslaught
Elemental Burst: Dawn
Qiqi is a woman of few words or emotions. She is an apprentice and herb-picker at Bubu Pharmacy. Resurrected by the adepti, she is a zombie. Above all, her incredible strength, hidden beneath her child-like appearance, makes her a fan-favorite in this game.
Elemental Skill: Adeptus Art: Herald of Frost
Elemental Burst: Adeptus Art: Preserver of Fortune
Keqing is the Yuheng of Liyue Qixing. She has a lot of opinions regarding the unilateral approach that Rex Lapis has towards policy making in Liyue. However, the gods admire her skepticism.
Elemental Skill: Stellar Restoration
Elemental Burst: Starward Sword
Also known as Tartaglia, players first saw Childe as a playable character in the first update of Genshin Impact in November 2020. He is one of the Eleven Harbingers of the Fatui. Furthermore, his fierce nature on the battlefield makes him a fan-favorite.
Elemental Skill: Foul Legacy: Raging Tide
Elemental Burst: Havor: Obliteration
Read more about the other characters in the game here.
Genshin Impact is available for use on Microsoft Windows, Android, iOS, and PS4. Additionally, the game will also release on PS5 and Nintendo Switch.