miHoYo revealed details about the Genshin Impact Itto and Gorou banner appearing on December 14, 2021, as well as the new Epitome Invocation weapon banner. When the new character banner shows up, Barbara and Xiangling will also show up more frequently. As for the weapon banner, its two five-star weapons will be the Redhorn Stonethresher and Skyward Harp.
Itto is a five-star Geo character that uses a claymore. He’s also an oni. He didn’t appeared in the story so far. However, Itto will get his own Taurus Iracundus Chapter Story Quest. The four-star Geo archer Gorou has appeared in the second chapter of Genshin Impact‘s campaign ahead of his Itto banner debut. Meanwhile, Barbara is a four-star Hydro catalyst user and Xiangling is a four-star Pyro polearm wielder.
As for the Epitome Invocation, both of the five-star weapons are ones Itto and Gorou could use. The Redthorn Stonethresher particular is designed for Itto. His defense often boosts his attack. This weapon increases its users’ defense and increases normal and charged attack DMG by a character’s defense. In addition to the new claymore and Skyward Harp, a few four-star weapons will appear more often. There’ll be a better chance of getting the following equipment.
- The Alley Flash (Sword)
- The Bell (Claymore)
- Favonius Lance (Polearm)
- Mitternachts Waltz (Bow)
- Sacrificial Fragments
Genshin Impact is available for the PS4, PS5, PC, and mobile devices. It will also come to the Nintendo Switch. The Genshin Impact Itto and Gorou banner will appear on December 14, 2021. Those will be around until January 4, 2022.