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No. 239869

Genshin Impact is a free-to-play action role-playing game developed and published by miHoYo/Hoyoverse. The game features a fantasy open world environment and action based battle system using elemental magic, character switching and uses gacha game monetization for players to obtain new characters, weapons, and other resources.

Resources:
>Redeem codes without having to login
https://genshin.mihoyo.com/en/gift

>Check your spiral abyss data

https://webstatic-sea.hoyolab.com/app/community-game-records-sea/m.html

>Wish simulator (feat. old banners)

https://gi-wish-simulator.uzairashraf.dev

>Damage calculator

https://genshinimpactcalculator.com/genshinCalc.html

>Build simulator

https://www.gscale.cc

>Database filled with pretty much everything found in game

https://genshin.honeyhunterworld.com

>Build help

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1gNxZ2xab1J6o1TuNVWMeLOZ7TPOqrsf3SshP5DLvKzI/edit#gid=2001372201

>Character guides

https://keqingmains.com/

Previous threads:
>>198505
>>210748
>>223518

No. 239872

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Second anniversary rewards (another 20 pulls and some garbage)

No. 239873

>>239869
I'm just glad Dottore exists.

No. 239875

>genshin anime
>translation: genshin minus the only enjoyable thing about genshin
huge news for NPCs. it's gonna be like using YouTube only to read the comments. animated by the same studio as demon shitter to get the soyboys quaking.

No. 239879

>>239875
This is the most /vg/ scrote post I've read kek

No. 239882

>>239879
never been on /vg/ or posessed a prostate, eat shit.

No. 239883

>>239875
>>239882
>bitching about some animated anime clips due to thinking it's an actual TV anime because is too blinded by rage caused by the thought of muh NPCS AND SOY BOYS ruining muh SUPER SERIOUS CHINESE GACHA GAME to fact check for two seconds
>Overly aggressive response to being memed at
Y chromosome or not this is still extremely male behavior, tone it down

No. 239890

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Mika’s so cute, although I wish he was a 5 star I guess him being a 4 star makes him easier to get.

No. 239893

>>239890
I never trust the rate ups on new 4*s, last time it took me like 50 rolls before I got a Gorou.

No. 239894

>>239883
>bitching some post about the genshin anime due to thinking it's not an actual TV anime because is too blinded by rage caused by the thought of muh SUPER SERIOUS CHINESE GACHA GAME being criticized to fact check for two seconds
they just released the concept trailor for a full anime today, retard. and genshin is already ruined by redditors who want to screw the waifus, soyface over their reverse vapes, and smugly screech about the male characters not being META enough. thought we all knew.

>male behavior Y chromosome or not

would this happen to be the troon speaking?

No. 239896

>>239890
He's cute and everything but my god why can't we have a short male character that looks princely or a little more elegant? They're all so Kindgom Hearts tier with the shorts and bags and belts. The only ones we have now are Xiao, Xingqiu and maybe Kazuha and Venti.
Also Mika reminds me of Len mixed with a chocobo.

No. 239902

>>239894
That's not "a full anime", it's going to be like the Honkai one that's just cherrypicked short scenarios from the story in an animated form. Nobody but the players of the game will get anything out of it so you can stop your disaster sperging.

No. 239907

>>239902
don't care, gay either way. why is this doodoo where the money went instead of back into the game if they wanted to do something for le players?

>>239890
>4 star
sigh…

No. 239921

>>239869
I heard Cyno's JP VA was yet another oldfag. What the fuck is Genshin's team doing?

No. 239925

>>239833
He boot too big for he got damn feet. I WANNA PUT HIM IN MY PURSE!

No. 239928

>>239890
I got one single Heizou in around 180 pulls during the Kazuha banner. They are even rarer than the limited 5*s if you are really unlucky.

No. 239929

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Scara getting a fucking huge robot form as a boss fight is gonna be epic! I’m honestly so chocked we saw Dottore’s in-game model too! I know Dottore anon didn’t like his redesign but I think he looks like the coolest tall male thus far

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Shit, I saw lots of leakers anticipating another Albedo winter event and a rerun of him then, but does him rerunning 3.1 mean he's not going to be getting another focused event this year? I know he's already had two…but I want more

No. 239951

>>239940
he was in irodori festival

No. 239964

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Im telling ya Shenhe really is there number one coomer character. It's sad because i actually like her story quests. Yae actually looks super pretty here tho so atleast they only drew Shenhe with balloon tiddies. Kazuha also looks cool and i like how Yunjin is playing the drums!

No. 239965

>>239964
She really looks ridiculous

No. 239967

>>239964
Holy shit they even covered Yae up and made her look dignified but little miss feral child here with balloon tits defying gravity. I swear Shenhe only exists to milk braindead coomer money.

No. 239970

why the fuck is mihoyo trying to shill beidou x kazuha so much when literally no one gives a shit about that pairing

No. 239971

>>239970
paranoid oneeshota schizo-chan please stop posting

No. 239973

>>239971
i'm not a schizo didn't you see their cadillac ad

No. 239976

>>239966
Every depiction of Kusanali makes me gag.

No. 239978

>>239973
they're literally just standing next to each other lmao, they're associated in the game because Kazuha is part of Beidou's crew and sort of her protege so it makes sense. It's obvious as fuck Beidou and Ningguang are heavily implied to be a couple so for the love of god stop, or do you think Genshin is shilling Xiao x Keqing too because they had a cadillac collaboration last time?

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>>239966
Why does the kid one look like a sticker messily slapped on the picture as an afterthought? Shenhe's boob shelf isn't the only thing defying gravity today. Fucked perspective. Does hoyoverse just commission the first moeblob artist they find on Pixiv now? Look at last years art compared to this years.

No. 239980

>>239979
It's because they were animated sprites in the stream, they had moving parts that were layered.

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>>239973
They look like a rich mom taking a picture with her son that just got his sweet sixteen's car.

No. 239982

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>>239980
Oh kek so it's safe to assume it was done by an artist who had cough experience in live2d rigging? That sounds about right. There are ways to do it without having atrocious perspective though.

>>239981
What's the point of this collab? These don't even look cool like those old miku car mods (and actual race cars)

No. 239983

>>239982
The audience in China loves luxury shit and the nouveau riche whales can and will drop a house's worth of money on a weeb car just to show off, that's why it was only announced for the Chinese market. It's just a flex I guess, they're also making a collaboration with a Chinese investment bank to sell a Ganyu themed credit card.

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>>239983
You can get a credit card with anything on it, it's just a piece of plastic. Cringe but nothing special.

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aeeuuuugh

No. 240015

>>240006
The site needs to go down again kek (but seriously I missed it).

No. 240121

>>239799
idgaf about the skin, it's boring. i'm mad because the color is very pretty

>>239841
you're right and you should say it. we need actual tomboys so bad, not xinyan and…. amber, somehow

>>240006
JUMPSCARE AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA

No. 240153

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Damn with lolcow being down i realised that i really do not have any female place to discus genshin. I really want to go on a rant about the genshin fandom, its full with moids and pickmes.

>meet nice girl in co op

>joins her discord server after she asked if i could join since she's a small streamer and seems nice
>server is full with coomer moids
>her moid bf suddenly joins her server and in one day posts 20+ hentai fan art of mona
>its so much that even other moids show concern about the amount of porn he has of this fictional character
>streamer girls goes teehee and says she doesnt mind because she totally thinks mona is also hot
>her twitch stream has full coomer emotes of the genshin girls like yelan armpit being licked which she added after one moid viewer ask if she could add it
>me realising that even tho genshin does have a good amount of female players most of them are embarrassing "not like the other girls" trying to fit in with the moids

It was so bad nonnies. Why is every female player i meet in genshin such a pickme and coomer. Most of them also claim to be bi but then be in a straight relationship and try to convince themselves that they dont mind that there nigel is posting tons of hentai of female genshin characters. I also hate how they act like if you are a lesbian that you need to act like a moid. Most female characters in genshin are so male gazey and i hate how they react when they realise im not a coomer like them and dont scream "mommy step om me uwu" when i see a tall female character.

>>240006
delete this

No. 240156

>>240121
Let's pray that they won't bimbofy Arlecchino and let her be a princely butch female

>>240153
Don't worry nona, we're here for you. I'm so glad I have a female friend group that plays Genshin and hates waifus but I also know I'm blessed for it and it's a rarity to find one. I entered a Genshin server once and almost all the active female users were turbo pickmes talking about how they want mommy Shenhe to suffocate them with her thighs and how empowering it is to pander to moids, whenever some normal woman asked them to tone it down because it was making them uncomfortable they were relentlessly attacked for muh slut shaming/SWERFness/sex negativity/whatever made up coomer oppression they claim, sometimes even homophobia because it was considered "lesbian/bisexual erasure". Of course they were all in straight relationships too kek

I don't understand what it is about genshin waifus that make pickmes even more pickme than usual, a good portion of the female characters in this game are exceptionally ass because they're only created to grab a quick buck from male players. Maybe because they're so void of personality and character that all the e-girls project into them hardcore.

No. 240162

should I save my guarantee for alhaitham? just got another qiqi so I guess I can save my primos until he's released.

No. 240163

>>240162
Al-Haitham isn't going to have a banner until 3.5+ so you'll have well over half a year to save up for him.

No. 240174

>>240153
>Why is every female
Probably cause sane players just do their own thing and don't use in game chat.
I just like playing by myself exploring and pretending I'm a hero.

No. 240177

>>240174
Nta but same tbh, the only quests I haven't done are the co-op quests because I don't want to go through the hassle of talking to some boring idiot for longer than 5 minutes, specially if that boring idiot is a moid.

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>>240153
Saaaaaaame anon I wanted to talk about Genshin but had no girlies to talk about it with when lolcow was down. Your experience with that girl sounds awful, as expected from a girl who actively uses discord kek. It’s sad that this is the only place with no coomer pick-mes or literal 12 year olds. Love you nonnies mwaah

No. 240180

>>240162
Pull for Scara or Cyno if you like either one of them and then Haitham. Haitham will be playable at the later end of the 3.0-3.9 update.

No. 240187

>>240153
This is pretty common behaviour for "normie" weeb girls, who grew up with coomer shounens and other scrote shows. They're a bit distinct from the fakeboy and fujo crowd which is focused only on husbandos (also yumejos, but i found a large number of yumejos tend to be a bit waifu centric at times so they're a mixed bag). In general, normie weeb girls will lewd every character, be it male or female because it's considered trendy and cool and such a bisexual thing to do. I don't think all of them are pick mes, but being in the presence of men and wanting to get their attention will usually make their behaviour more insufferable.

No. 240194

>>240178
There is a genshin thread on crystal.cafe.

No. 240273

>>240153
Man I wish I could have met you kek. All the people I've player with were idiots who can barely type and play, it's so bad. Every other Genshin community is filled with failed males who post porn non-stop and talk about muh meta.

No. 240322

>>240273
Nta but that's what I don't get! Why do moids (and the odd woman) care so much about meta? They're always on about how to get the most damage and who does the highest numbers. They actually show off their damage like it's such a flex like they cracked some kind of code. I just don't see how it can be fun. It looks like an obligation to grind so hard to make the numbers move. Isn't hacking and slashing and figuring how to survive when you get there part of the fun?

No. 240331

>>240322
NTA but what annoys me the most is that the moids just flex the same meta all the time like the retarded Forward vape-scrote from this thread. I'd be more impressed if people managed to show off complex strategies that require thought and coordination skills than just pour water and light on fire with c6 waifus. Or how about making a "bad" character into a well utilized party member? That takes talent. There's absolutely no creativity with scrotes, it's always the same rigid composition and everything else is considered shit because it's not "how the game is supposed to be played" as if the combat wasn't created to encourage constant rotation and experiment.

No. 240371

>>240322
>>240331
Because the Moid brain prefers function over form, their brains tell them when they have a good function that brings them Resources they have more access to women, evolutionary spoken.
Function -> Resources -> access to women
Better Function -> more Resources -> more access to women

No. 240385

>>240371
Just more proof of how they should be put in cages for not being capable of complex thought or abstraction. Actual cavemen with no evolutionary tract at all. They don't even come up with these strategies themselves, they just read the first 101 guide and accept it as the gospel truth because they saw a big number on the screen.

No. 240523

>>240156
she won't be out for months at the earliest, right? she does look really good so far, i hope you're right.

>>240153
hugs nona, i know what you mean. i'm lucky enough to have met some sane women who like genshin, but it seems like we're the minority. the coomer designs really draw in the worst crowd meanwhile we're begging for scraps.

>>240178
>as expected from a girl who actively uses discord
?
who pissed in your cheerios

No. 240534

>>240371
That's a defective brain because that shit doesn't work kek

>>240523
>who pissed in your cheerios
Found the girl who actively uses discord

No. 240550

>>240534
>Found the girl who actively uses discord
incredible detective skills
you know this is an imageboard, right? for very online women? that's like being surprised someone here is a terf.

No. 240552

>>240523
>who pissed in your cheerios
In all honesty that post legitimately sounds like the scrote trying to blend in again kek, every now and then he makes the weird "oh my god my nonnie sisters same I hate female characters like SLUTna and WHOREyaka they should die in a fire!!!!" posts and it's such schizo behavior it would be funny if it wasn't so cringe and annoying. Or maybe it's just a genuinely autistic girl and I'm being paranoid.

No. 240562

>>240552
Yeah it feels the same and it's very likely because of all the porn and cp spam. He was clocked for infighting on /ot/ too.

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Oh come on, this from a Chinese game lol
Anyway what this guy says about the pollution in Fontaine cities made me rethink it, I thought it was going to be some kind of pretty French water paradise but I guess it's supposed to be more British industrial revolution.
gdi why does the UID have to been on screen at all times

No. 240581

>>240567
I'm sad because I'm pretty sure it will look grimy with steampunk everything.

No. 240584

>>240581
I'm actually curious if it will actually show in the graphics or if it will end up just being flavor text. And there still has to be some kind of wilderness area to explore.

No. 240591

i'm sorry to be a yaoifag but i ship diluc and childe and i'm not ashamed. waiting for a jp artist to make a dj so i can die happily

No. 240598

>>240591
Don't you ever get tired of recycling the same bait over and over again, forward vape? genuine question

No. 240599

>>240598
this is literally my first time posting in this thread what

No. 240602

>>240591
Poor Diluc, he deserves something better than a redhead.

No. 240603

>>240602
anon do you ship kaeluc because that is based too

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>>240603
Yes. I basically ship most of the Genshin guy ships except for Venti/Xiao because it makes no sense to me.

No. 240605

>>240604
venti and xiao are ugly twinks and their entire fandom is filled with 15 yo nonbinary girls so i have a personal vendetta against that ship

No. 240611

>>240552
If it’s my post you’re talking about >>240178 then no fortunately I’m not a scrote or autistic. I just think discord attracts the weirdest social outcasts like pick mes and hyper horny scrotes. Sorry if you felt attacked by the discord comment though, I was genuinely just throwing out a joke. Didn’t mean to cause an infight.

No. 240621

speaking of ships i'm sure most of you have heard of that infamous venti x lisa shipper abbystea right? does any russian-speaking nonas know if the rumour about her being a drug addict is true?

No. 240649

>>240187
>coomer shounens and other scrote shows
what are you talking about?

No. 240657

>>240567
You would think China would be the nation in game with the pollution problem but okie doke…

No. 240691

>>240657
Can't make China look bad. It was always funny to me that the region with the dictatorship and evil archon is the one inspired by Japan and not the one inspired by China kek.

No. 240712

>>240691
It was so funny, Chinese soft propaganda at its finest making Japan be a stagnant and backwards society with an authoritarian government. They really have a hateboner.

No. 240797

You're so right about that. The only things I semi liked about Inazuma was that I felt a connection between Tsurumi and how indigenous japanese people were treated irl, and that like Inazuma before, Japan had been really isolated until it was forced to open up to the world. I like when we can reflect on dark moments in history but for a gacha game why couldn't they make fictional Japan more lighthearted—and dare I say—kawaii? The archon quest and region gave my depression depression.

No. 240820

>>240552
ayrt, thank you nona. i thought it seemed really out of place to complain about girls who use discord, but i couldn't be sure i wasn't just taking it personally lol
they used that cutesy kaeya pic, maybe its just some newfag normie girl

No. 241185

it's so funny to me how cyno x nilou shippers are acting as if their ship is just as relevant as cyno x tighnari or cyno x alhaitham like sit down you crackhead

No. 241189

>>241185
Wait, people ship cyno x nilou now? Hetshippers and their reaches never stop surprising me, apparently now you need to have a banner released at the same time to get them going despite cyno and tighnari already being friendly with each other via voicelines and NPC dialogue and nilou being mentioned nowhere. Really makes the "het romance in media needs no context or canon background" claim ring true. It wouldn't even bother me so much if all popular Genshin hetships weren't based on just "but they look so aesthetic together".

No. 241192

>>241189
It's because some cynofags hate tighnari and want to give him a gf instead and nilou doesn't have a ship yet (considering she has the personality of a wet cardboard, she's better as a traveler simp) so they decided these two must date kek if you ask me, they don't even look "aesthetic" together

No. 241196

>>241192
but why would cynofags hate tighnari………

No. 241197

>>241196
I know some older cynofags don't like tighnari because they consider him too ugly for cyno and because they don't want to see top cyno, they want bottom cyno so they ship him with alhaitham. I think the rest are probably just self-inserters in disguise who want to see him with a woman (but why not lumine then… idk) or cyno fanboys who hate gay pairings

No. 241199

I'll never forgive the genshin fandom for giving human garbage abbystea a platform to spread her propaganda, defending her all the time despite being a misogynistic and homophobic pro-ccp schizo just because she's a hetshipper. I swear shit like this would never be allowed in a normal context but something about anime fandoms breeds the worst type of people

No. 241206

>>241199
I guess pedo art and pro putin messages are fine if they come from a heterosexual ""woman"" (maybe) and the art is cute.

No. 241213

>>241199
Agree, I'm still bitter about her being protected and defended by prolific figures in the fandom for so long despite Russian speakers warning people multiple times about her being a scammer (tracing art and taking commission money but not delivering) and a bigot, simply because she cried crocodile tears about being "bullied for drawing hetships". At least now she's unhinged out in the open with her pro-Putin and pro-CCP propaganda that nobody in their right mind would support her but god it took them a long fucking time.

>>241206
There's still no proof of "her" being an actual woman other than her own word. No selfies, no real name, no real life encounters. Her art has a distinctive male coomer undertone to it too so who knows. We'll probably never learn the truth.

No. 241224

>>241199
Хрю хрю хрю

No. 241225

>>241213
I know some big genshin artists who were openly friendly with her last year and now they're very quiet on this issue lol they know their friend is a piece of shit but won't say anything

No. 241390

I love all the small characters in genshin because they’re so cute but someone tried to say that makes me a lolicon. That can’t be true, right? I just think they’re cute and see them like they’re my children. Now someone is trying to perverse it into something completely different.

No. 241435

>>241390
Unless you get some kinda thrill from their bodies or objectify them in some way, you're not a lolicon, nonnie. Women rarely are that degen and the ones who are can be clocked a mile away. Whoever's calling you a lolicon may be projecting.

No. 241436

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I'm actually ashamed that I have Abystea art saved, her Venti and smooth lines are so good.
Sometimes I think if people didn't ship they'd have nothing to do in Genshin but then again what can people do kek

I guess I'm salty because I want fujos-shippers and hey-shippers on peace with one another

No. 241437

>>241436
>Sometimes I think if people didn't ship they'd have nothing to do in Genshin
Its crazy because a new region just came out 20 minutes ago and Im more invested in watching retards fight about shipping the bland characters than I am in exploring it. I dont know how Genshin manages to be the most boring gacha Ive ever played but it does.

No. 241464

>>241435
Thanks Nonny. I just like the cute characters!! Klee is my daughter and I want to protect her. But I’ve never gone out of my way to look for any kind of NSFW of her. She’s just a kid. But it makes me feel uncomfortable that someone is projecting that onto me. It’s like you can’t like cute characters without someone thinking you’re into it in a weird way.

No. 241477

>>241390
You're not a lolicon, but the small characters were made for the lolicons. It's a pity but that's how it is.

No. 241478

>>241436
what does this have to do with shipping, we know abbystea has coomer brainrot but the issue here was her spreading propaganda, being a scammer and just a general shit excuse of a human being

No. 241479

but honestly i wish i was part of the chinese fandom sometimes, het shippers don't really exist there kek, it's just fujos and traveler self-inserters fighting instead

No. 241494

>>241196
his weird lisp

>>241436
shipping is fun but i dont get why its so important to some people. maybe because i havent touched fanfic in years? i just enjoy the game and crying until i pull my husbandos and waifus

>>241437
lmao that sounds entertaining. where do you watch them fight?

No. 241528

Man I can't wait to get 5 star Razor.

No. 241637

>>241528
I hope it'll happen soon, nonnie! I just love whenever he's mentioned.

No. 241639

>>241437
>Im more invested in watching retards fight about shipping the bland characters than I am in exploring it

ngl nonnie but this is pretty fucking pathetic kek

No. 241640

>>241478
there are hetshippers in cn fandoms. they seethe nonstop about how popular gay ships are while gay shippers make fun of them for having zero ship content or interactions. in coed fandoms, there are can be loud homophobic guys but they never get their way because they're poor.

No. 241647

>>241639
Yeah honestly wasting your time being invested in internet drama vs playing a game you actually enjoy isn't the big win anon thinks it is kek.

>>241528
This post reminds me, there are theories about Cyno being Razor's lost relative since the upcoming Mondstadt event is going to focus on his origins, does anyone here agree?

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>>241528
kekk they’re kinda just recycling characters at this point that’s why I’m only rolling on characters I never got from past banners, I finally got kokomi and I can’t wait to build her so I can use her in that insane sukokomon comp

No. 241667

>>241665
Your post gave me a revelation, Tighnari is weed Albedo and Collei is weed Sucrose.

No. 241674

>>241667
I mean you’re basically right tbh, if I wanted to be a geek I would say collei is like an elemental battery like fischl or gorou

No. 241688

>>241647
>there are theories about Cyno being Razor's lost relative
Ngl as a Razor main I would love that. My boy Razor needs more screen time too.

No. 241727

>>241688
Well that’s great anon cause Razor is getting the whole Mondstadt event very centered around him!

No. 241734

>>241647
>Yeah honestly wasting your time being invested in internet drama
Do you not know who the majority of this website's userbase is

No. 241769

>>241437
I think that Hoyo is overestimating people's attention span and interest when they made the arananana quest. People don't care about quests unless it involves their husbandos/waifus… you'd think they'd know that being a waifu gacha game and all that kek good on all nonas who enjoyed Sumeru but I sure as hell didn't.

>>241478
Sorry I thought I used enter twice now it looks like the two sentences are related.

>>241494
Same, shippers make me feel like a boomer when I see them fight. Also no that anon but you see fights everywhere, try western twitter and follow a bunch of 100-400 accounts and you'll have endless content. Maybe even enough for a thread.

Anyways I always enjoy reading these Genshin threads (except when people fight about ships) and my Genshin folder says thank you for the good pics posted here! Back to lurking

No. 241841

>>241734
Internet gossip is something I read when I'm bored with work or need entertainment on a long trip, I'd much rather be playing something I like than brag about how much I hate a game but still stick around "laughing at retards" like it made me cool and unbothered.

>>241494
>shipping is fun but i dont get why its so important to some people.
I know people stereotype fujos fighting over ships but literally the only actual "ship wars" I've seen on Genshin have been hetshippers being assmad about "heterophobia" and writing nonsensical takes about how everyone is erasing straight ships and mental gymnastics about how being in a straight relationship doesn't mean you can't be "queer" etc. The group they clash with the most often are the underage f/f shippers who think EiMiko is the quintessential lesbian representation and being teenagers they lash out in typical teenager fashion. So it's more about genuine homophobia meeting with those who have a chip on their shoulders about it which is why it can reach such an explosive burning point.

No. 241872

>>241841
Genshin is very boring, hasn't been likable in ages but lolcows always provide ample entertainment. No one's bragging about anything. You're being a bit of a sperg.

No. 241878

>>241769
Ridiculous how the quality of quests never improved. Everyone complained about the NPC quests when the original lantern rite came out, little did they know it was just a little taste of what was to come lol.

I cringed so hard at the aranara being shameless korok ripoffs I couldn't find them cute. I can't explain it but feels like a weird thing to ripoff? Soulless gacha moment

No. 241909

>>241878
it wouldn't be that bad IF WE HAD A SKIP BUTTON i don't want to waste so much time on fucking npcs

No. 241918

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After actually playing through most of the Aranara quest they really aren't that much like Koroks afterall besides the idea of forest spirits. Their role in the story is completely different, and the designs remind me more of Keroro Gunsou.
There is a little bit where the one hidden one who likes treasure chests mentions a 'Green Nara' that I'm pretty sure is a direct LoZ reference though.
Also Paimon is really growing on me, her banter with the Traveler is cute.

No. 241931

>>241918
>Also Paimon is really growing on me, her banter with the Traveler is cute
you a paid actor? she's been more annoying than usual lately. the food jokes will never be funny no matter how many times they tell them.

No. 241945

>>241918
I liked Paimon a lot more too! At least in the archon quest, not at all in the world quests. The archon quest Paimon actually acts like our friend who cares about us leaving her etc. Adds to her character, I liked that.

No. 241947

>>241199
>something about anime fandoms breeds the worst type of people
Yeah, because the people in them aren't normies but underage shipperfags or mentally stunted adults. Even this thread is mostly shit and getting way too invested in fictional characters and shipping them.

No. 242342

>>241734

nah you're a whole different breed of pathetic

seethe, cope, and play the game

No. 242347

>>241665

saying this with your whole chest like a lot of the older characters aren't ass

disliking cyno's alluded connection to razor and making the decision to ignore all future characters makes you sound so retarded ngl

No. 242348

>> 241769

The Aranana questline only felt long bc it was a bunch of smaller quests all under the same title. If you treat them like any other region's quests done in one sitting, it'd be just as tiring. Maybe use a braincell or two?

No. 242350

>>241878

omg congrats on such an original opinion anon-chan! :D(:D)

No. 242352

samefag but I would've hated it more of they just gave us another region with a lot of quests featuring random human characters I'm never gonna give a fuck about again

the sumeru quests so far are actually well-intergrated into the essence of the whole region and the main plot of the game (if you completed the aranara quest, you'll know why)

it's not a masterpiece but it's a lot better than running around blindly between separate quests with mo overarching plotline or theme

No. 242355

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I'm not finished with Sumeru's quests, but so far I really enjoy the zone. I love the scenery and the puzzles and how interactive it is. I can't wait for Dehya and Alhaitham to come out, I'm already obsessed with them kek

No. 242356

>>242342
>>242347
>>242348
>>242350
>>242352
Anon for the love of god you could have condensed these replies to one post instead of bumping the thread with literal microblogs one by one.

That said, the Aranara quests are enjoyable and I like that they fully relate to the main quest instead of being random NPCs nobody gives a shit about. Inazuma was so guilty of the latter that doing them was like swallowing broken glass because none of them told me about the world lore. Even Enkanomiya was just so out of place I still have half of the quests undone because I can't be assed to finish them. It's like they switched out writers for Inazuma and made shit up on the spot while Sumeru feels like a much more natural continuation of where we left off in Liyue.

Also the people who complain about the game being boring and stupid should really consider going outside and finding something more enjoyable to do than lurking a thread to whine about how much they hate a Chinese gacha game they're somehow still playing or at least invested enough in to check an imageboard thread for.

No. 242361

>>242342
>>242347
>>242348
Go back to twitter, faggot

No. 242362

We're getting Baizhu for 3.6~3.7 apparently…?

No. 242365

>>242362
i hope not. i don't want that fag taking up banner time

No. 242368

>>242362
I hope so, I want him in my team.

No. 242369

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No. 242501

Just give me the damn Commision Glory! I still really hate the fact that so many of these you need to do multiple times and it's RNG. Probably the only thing in the game I legit hate. And I still have the brother looking for medicine and some Liyue ones I haven't finished yet.

No. 242503

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Wow i actually like the design of Layla. We all know how mihoyo feels about women and pants so im just glad that we have another female character that does not wear super short skirt or shorts. Even if she does wear the super tight leggings like Jean, i think her design looks good. Now i just hope her model also looks nice.

>>242501
ive been playing this game for 2 years and only had the Glory commision 3 times. It really sucks that the commisions are RNG.

No. 242505

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Nahida’s kit sounds awful but I most likely need her for Cyno

No. 242506

>>242503
samefag but shes a cryo catalyst and her E gives a shield.

>>242505
Tbh i will just wait for other dendro characters, i really do not like playing with the child characters. guess i will just wait for baizhu or that other rumored 4 star dendro guy?

No. 242508

>>242503
>Armpits out and a skintight bodysuit
Anyway where the fuck is the official artwork for Mika? How come these completely random characters get artwork released yet he was only shown during the trailer but no artwork?

No. 242510

>>242508
he's not getting released yet, nona.

No. 242511

>>242503
The best female character design imo
>>242508
>armpits out
You like armpits nannies?

No. 242513

>>242511
Pretty sure they mean pits exposed which wouldn't happened if she had an actual shirt on instead of the corset + sleeve cuff sitatuation going on like Jean.

No. 242514

>>242505
I wouldn't use nahida if hoyo handed her to me fully built and c6 for free, sorry. it's really sad that cyno is like a worse version of xiao without her and a still worse, more convoluted version of xiao with her.

No. 242515

>>242503
y-you like this?? my first reaction was that wow, this is a garbage design lmao don't care about the coomer aspects, she just looks stupid

No. 242516

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Idk if this is OT but genshin has the most bizarre fandom drama. A big fan account pisses people off by drawing characters in with russian symbols. The artist is russian and 100% serious about it.

No. 242517

>>242503
>We all know how mihoyo feels about women and pants
Yeah, that they're more tights or leggings than they are pants just like what she's wearing. To be honest it looks more like another bodysuit similar to what Jean wore in her old outfit.

No. 242518

>>242513
I don't mind the sleeveless part because it kinda looks stylish.
I wish we got a free dendro 4star like we did for kaeya, Lisa, Barbara etc.

No. 242519

>>242518
did you already memoryhole collei? she is free and will be permanently obtainable the same way xiangling is in the spiral abyss starting in 3.1

No. 242520

>>242516
>abbystea
>just "russian symbols"
Nice try, comrade.

No. 242521

>>242516
We don’t care about Abbystea can you idiots go back to twitter

No. 242522

>>242513
Yeah there's literally no non-loli female design without armpits exposed except Raiden, Ayaka, Hu Tao and Yun Jin because it's an Asian fetish. I've stopped expecting anything from the female characters at this point tbh, they're all bodysuit with thighs and cleavage out and the personality of a light novel girlfriend.

>>242516
That's abbystea and she's been brought up multiple times upthread for being a schizo drama baiter. Ctrl+f, anon.

No. 242524

>>242503
Why the fuck almost every female character in this game, that has her legs covered, wears pantashoes? This is so ugly hnnn

No. 242527

>>242516
we talked about this schizo before, there is nothing that can be done about her so just block her

No. 242537

>>242503
If you told me this was a fan character I would believe you.

No. 242538

>>242514
Totally curious but how do you know that Cyno will be a worse Xiao?

No. 242540

>>242503
Thirding that she's cute. It's sad that some anons think about armpits more than the average armpit moid

No. 242548

>>242540
When out of like 40 female characters only 4-5 have their armpits covered and one design gets revamped so that the armpits are bared in an awkward tube top + sleeve cuff way because Chinese and Japanese moids love talking about licking armpits it becomes hard to not pay attention to it.

No. 242556

>>242537
I keep seeing Ganyu, but with spiral hair.

No. 242558

>>242556
Thank you! That's exactly what I saw. It's like a fan character made by someone who loves Ganyu, Kaeya and Jean.

No. 242565

>>242537
>>242558
>>242556
I actually agree, I thought it was a fake leak when I first saw her because it legitimately does look like a fan design. It's pretty uninspired and boring, just a "safe" take that doesn't really reflect her personality at all. She doesn't look like a "tired academic" to me, she looks like a generic exotic dancer NPC.

And naturally she's cryo since we haven't had enough cryo waifus in this game I guess. But hey at least we're getting a fifth 5* anemo twink replacing the anticipated electro villain everyone was waiting for.

No. 242615

>>242514
I wouldn't mind using Nahida, imagine her in the overworld running around in the rainforest like a tiny forest fairy. Kinda cute. Still won't pull for her probably since I don't want to support mihoyo's lolis. But idk if Cyno sucks that bad I might have to pull for her? I can't imagine waiting for 3.6 and 3.7 for another dendro character to drop. (Baizhu and Al Haitham) I seriously don't get why we're getting good dendro characters so late.

No. 242623

>>242615
it's just an attempt to force the players to pull nahida

No. 242631

I say this as someone who grew up watching a lot of all-female anime series and who had a ton of favorite female characters… something about genshin girls is extremely soulless to me. Like there's nothing pulling me towards them (besides maybe gameplay), for instance someone with hutao's personality would be a super fun character in another series but here's she's written in such a painfully boring way. I can't point the exact reason why but the characters feel extremely watered down. They talk about their insanely boring jobs all the time (this is a fantasy game for fucks sake) and have like one ""quirky"" trait which gets flanderized. It's really not entertaining to me

No. 242635

>>242631
I feel you, nona. Personally I'm a big fan of looking into lore stuff in the game, and one of my biggest gripes is that a lot of the female characters that get big event/story focus have absolutely nothing interesting going on in that regard and never will (Keqing, Ayaka) while they do nothing interesting with the female characters who actually could have very interesting lore connections. I still like Hutao quite a lot and it's insane to me that they dropped something as significant as her directly leading souls to the leylines in her quest only to never do anything with her. Or I can't believe how they have all of these connections to the vishaps with kokomi only for her to have absolutely nothing to do directly with enkanomiya quests/event, not to mention how horrendously telling instead of showing her section of the inazuma quests were. I have high hopes for Mona actually getting interesting things in the future (god I just want another character focused event as big reveal feeling as the second albedo event) but I was very disappointed by 2.8's GAA not giving any new interesting information about the characters involved, it was almost entirely just fancily presented story anyone could've read in the characters story tabs

No. 242638

>>242635
>fancily presented story anyone could've read in the characters story tabs
THIS is my main issue with where mihoyo has been taking the story. I feel like they noticed how big genshin got and want to drag the story out because we have not gotten any big story changing lore drops since the We Will Be Reunited quest. Literally like Dain telling us that hilichurls are cursed people from Khaneria'ah, we knew that!!! Anyone who reads any lore knows that. That could have been a tiny little reveal to fill in non-lore readers but to make a whole interlude quest about it? Same with the latest GAA, we already knew Fischl was Amy. This was not a big reveal.

No. 242641

I usually prefer japanese dub, but candace's eng va is so much better than the jp one. I like her calm tone, the jp one is too generic big sister

No. 242642

>>242615
I don't find her cute, and the idea of even the 500 year old archon of ~wisdom~ doing that stupid naruto run is lame

No. 242646

>>242538
they're both aoe dps that need to stay on field for a very long time, but cyno's has a lot of disadvantages over xiao like
>smaller aoe
>worse damage
>worse element (resisted by more enemies and still has no advantage against shields)
>reliance on reaction damage meanwhile aether's skill duration is shorter than his ult and the other two don't do anything for him, so only 5* lolicon bait nahida can set up reactions for him well
>drastically fewer support options
he's event limited aoe keqing. no advantages over xiao except in event challenges that force you to bring an electro character. I'm just going to use him to run around the desert.

No. 242652

>>242631
I think you said the reason yourself - the ruthless flanderization the female characters are subjected to makes them boring and one-dimensional. They could be replaced with NPCs and they would have as much depth. They're given a tropey quirk but nothing else about them is developed and most of the girl characters fall into the position of being just "nice". So many of the male characters have a lot of substance and are key elements to the world we're exploring like Venti, Zhongli, Xiao, Albedo, Kaeya, Childe, Diluc and Kazuha all either having ties to the gods, Khaenri'ah, Fatui or the Abyss. Collei was immediately more interesting because of her association with the Fatui and Dehya with the Eremites, hell, even Nilou despite being boring as fuck was actually a part of the story narrative. They're not just random girls around the village sperging over their hyperfixation.

>>242635
It was an unbelievable waste to just dump Kokomi to the sidelines during the Enkanomiya event quest when it laid out so many possibilities to explore the history of Watatsumi and the Sangonomiya bloodline with her. It's like Mihoyo doesn't want the female characters to be relevant to the story because they want them to remain as blank and palatable as possible.

No. 242655

>>242652
>They're not just random girls around the village sperging over their hyperfixation.
I mean, nilou is sperging about her hyperfixation which is dancing and her quirky trait is being braindead

No. 242661

>>242652
Collei was such an interesting character in the manga. But in the game? Shit. Absolute shit.

No. 242667

>>242655
Actually true, I stand corrected. Fuck Nilou.

>>242661
Well, that's technically the gist of it. She was already established in the manga which carried over to the game but first they gave her the waifufied treatment (can't have short hair or tomboyish clothes) and made her an useless forest trooper that spends her days just laying on her bed being sick. Which just means that the bar is below low for the female characters in this game when you're feeding on the remnants of what was given her in the manga.

No. 242668

>>242503
i want hyv to bring back whoever designed ayaka, yoimiya, or hu tao, and fire the rest of the designing team bc wtf is this

No. 242669

>>242646
>Worse element
This is debatable and entirely depending on your team composition. Calling him "limited aoe keqing" is factually incorrect since their playstyles seem to be completely different with Cyno being a mix of Xiao and Razor and Keqing being, well, just a subpar burst slut. I would imagine that if you use him with Ayato, Kokomi, Xingqiu, Kazuha, Mona or dendro traveler (or Tighnari to a degree) his continuous electro damage during his burst would be extremely useful. I don't know why you're forcing the "Cyno is shit" narrative when most of well-known players are already calling him a hypercarry. His damage scales pretty well too so even if he wouldn't reach broken Ayaka/Hu Tao levels he would still be the best electro DPS in the entire game.

No. 242672

>>242667
are you saying collei was tomboyish in the manga? i'll have to finally read it

>>242668
shit taste kek. at least layla is theorized to be a 4 star, i was shocked. her design seems too busy to be a 4 star imo.

No. 242673

>>242668
ayaka is one of the worst to me, never understood her hype.

>>242669
>playstyles seem to be completely different
their functions are the same and damage is also very similar. dendro helped keqing a lot. at c0 they're completely interchangeable, one more suited to mobs and the other to single targets.

>Ayato, Kokomi, Xingqiu, Kazuha, Mona or dendro traveler (or Tighnari to a degree)

he won't be good with any of these except for kazuha and dmc if that's all you have. him and keqing both need to utilize the new dendro electro reaction to even reach damage comperable to an average xiao team. this reaction can't be triggered reliably when a hydro or pyro character is in the team, limiting ideal team members to a small handful of anemos, electros, and dendros. the handful is even smaller for cyno than it is for keqing because he goes extra poorly with tighnari, another on field dps, and collei and dendro aether's ults don't last long enough for his ult. I'm not putting him down because I don't like him or anything like that, I'm just disappointed that his kit was made intentionally mediocre without nahida to push her. nilou is the same way. xiao is easier to use, has the element with the fewest resistances, and doesn't rely on any one character or element which makes his teams uber flexible, so not going to bother investing in cyno past level ups to keep him from dying in the overworld.

No. 242679

is anyone else having trouble with the special event tab? it says there's none going on, but in the client and on their twitter they have two up right now.

No. 242787

>>242673
I don't know what to tell you if you think Keqing and Cyno are "interchangeable" because it's simply not true, but to me it feels like you were expecting Cyno to be some sort of a gamebreaking superunit if you're calling him next to useless based on a kit description even before his release, if anything Kazuha and Kokomi should've taught us not to be so hung up on these things before we actually get to experience them in-game. Cyno being electro meant he was never going to be Hu Tao or Ayaka because the entire game is biased towards pyro and cryo but that doesn't mean he's bad or requires Nahida. I seriously don't understand why you're dooming this hard when I haven't heard anyone else ever be this pessimistic about Cyno based on what we know about his kit at this point.

No. 242790

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>>242669
>>242787
Fucking THANK YOU. Idk why some players say electro is the worst element. I can't think of any viable reason, and I also don't know why there are so many Cyno doomers. We have no crumbs whatsoever except for some kit stuff which, as a nonnie mentioned, means nothing. Not only do we have proof in Kazuha, artifacts and kits can be modded post release and it all truly depends on how you play anyway.

No. 242792

>>242787
let the kazuha example go ffs, he's an outlier. kokomi still isn't anything special, and only leddit moids were calling kazuha shit as a cope. you're getting weirdly defensive over this for no reason. cyno and nilou are in the same boat, if they were genderswapped you wouldn't be defending his kit like this kek. cry le dooming and give me metaphorical downdoots all you want but it's clear as day what mihoho are doing.

No. 242795

>>242792
>metaphorical downdoots
Please, wash the crumbs from your hands before you type. In the end there's no point in claiming a character is useless before you even play them. Also gotta take into account different play styles and if you can even use them to their fullest. Why you always got something negative to say?

No. 242796

>>242792
I agree with you, it's very sad what they are doing to him, this would never happen to mihoyo's daughter ayaka of course she has to be broken. Meanwhile cyno, who was also on the travail chapter, gets to be a keqing sidegrade and his fans are forced to roll on nahida. Why? Because he's a husbando, and gacha developers are weirdly adamant against giving them a good kit. You can tell the art team, who has a lot of female employees, put a lot of thought and care into his design but the devs don't give a shit. Waifu = big number for monkey brain, husbando = low dps because how dare they powercreep the waifus
>inb4 kazuha for the nth time
Yes kazuha, kazuha who is the devs self-insert and the character who is shilled in every single collab. He along with ayaka is by far the most promoted inazuma character

No. 242798

I can't wait for varka to be playable and him to be yet another mediocre dps just because he's a man and makes the waifufags insecure

No. 242801

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>>242795
did I say he'd be useless? all I said was he's a xiao downgrade (true) without the archon of pedobait and you started mouthbreathing like crazy

>>242796
tell me about it! pretending a character that's built around a certain reaction with an element that will have no more than two crappy supports, one 5 star on field dps, and one 5 star archon support for the next 6+ months isn't a ploy to sell the upcoming archon is retarded. I don't necessarily agree that the husbandos have been too weak, but cyno falls behind the other male 5 stars post zhongli debacle, including standard banner tighnari, and the reason why he's like that is deliberate and disturbing.

No. 242810

>>242801
Not only does he need a loli to work, he needs A C2 LOLI LIKE WHAT IN THE GODDAMN HELL IS THAT

No. 242813

Btw I need to mention there were lots of complaints from the beta testers that cyno is weak and the devs refused to improve him, they're very aware of his current performance. As the other anon said, this is deliberate

No. 242825

>>242673

>xiao is easier to use

His jumping gimmick is finicky and feels like an autistic gameplay design choice.

>doesn't rely on any one character or element which makes his teams uber flexible

I can tell you don't actually play Xiao bc he actually has major energy problems and needs another anemo unit in the team to give him particles, leaving you with only two other slots. And even then, you need a shield and a healer to prevent his suicidal ass from dying every time he ults.

I don't even hate Xiao. I love him as a character, but the way you've put him on a pedestal as if he's peak male 5* dps and only doompost about an UNRELEASED character is pretty fucking retarded nonnie.

No. 242833

>>242825
>you've put him on a pedestal as if he's peak male 5* dps
can't tell if you're being willfully obtuse or if your reading comprehension is really that bad. either way, you argue like a tumblroid circa 2015…
male keqing will always be a mid aoe dps with glaring issues mihoyo only plans to fix via the release of a separate 5 star unit. complain about mihoyo's shady business practices instead of sperging at anyone else who dares to. hope you weren't laughing when shenhe and yae ended up being glued to other 5 star waifus.

No. 242838

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>>242672
Definitely read the manga!! Collei was so cool, not at all how she is in the game now

No. 242842

honestly at this point i'd rather have them release more male supports since they clearly despise male dps

No. 242843

>>242801
You are complaining that cyno needs another 5 star character yet xiao best team exists of albedo, zhongli and maybe even jean instead of sucrose if you dont build zhongli as shield bot. Xiao and cyno are both fine characters, the problem right now is that there arent many dendro characters which will eventually be added in the future. No one is forcing anyone to pull for the dendro archon, did you know how long it took before xiao got his own artifact set? And xiao still doesnt even have a good supporting character that is an anemo battery with shield. Yet xiao can work fine in his current teams even if its expensive to build.

Nilou and Cyno wanters ignore the doom posting, just pull the characters you like ignore metafags

No. 242844

>>242833
see i have yae but i don't have raiden and while obviously it WOULD be easier to run her with raiden i find that she plays just fine even without her. this doomposting is reddit meta sperging tier

No. 242845

>>242843
100% based post, I don't get why this anon is putting Xiao on a pedestal when he's a pretty mediocre DPS. Like others above I love him as a character but he's not S tier as a unit. The overdramatic doomposting and aggression at anons about an unreleased character is so autistic and signature /v/irgin energy it's causing me physical cringe. Anons can roll whoever they want, Cyno will be just fine.

No. 242848

Cyno's demo is out. I like it and he looks really cool, but the music is really bland imo.

No. 242851

>>242842
We wanted electro Childe whyyyy is the first electro dude since Razor a fucking clone of him?

No. 242854

>>242851
because all the boys must fit to a certain mold duhh they all must be either anemo/geo, tall hydro or a copy of another one

No. 242889

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>>242848
The music was cool! Sounds like what an electric desert would sound like kek

Either way I’m pulling for Cyno. I know he won’t have a good support for 6-8 months if I don’t pull for a loli, but it is what it is

No. 242890

so excited for dottore and scara in 3.1, i swear the harbingers are like the most interesting part of genshin's story lol

No. 242894

>>242825
>>242843
>>242844
>>242845
Love you nonas so much, and may you all win your 50/50s.

No. 242909

>>242889
I loved the music too. His vibe and line delivery made me feel like he has a cross to carry and it's a lonely burden, but something he has to do regardless. And ofc the concept of weighing sins and final judgement is always fun.

No. 242925

I've seen some leaks and ew why is alhaitham praising dehya all of a sudden?? Why can't the hoyoshit writers refrain from always making the male character simps of random women? It reeks of otto and kevin writing

No. 242932

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>>242925
lmao no such leak exists, try harder

No. 242933

>>242925
anon this bait is so shitty you're not even trying and nobody here is falling for it anymore, go back to whining about cyno

No. 242947

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Keeeek this looks ridiculous

No. 242951

>>242947
I hate it

No. 242974

>>242947
Is she invulnerable while pointing at the enemies? Because if she isn't she needs a stupid strong shield so she can take the pictures. From now on I will be suspicious about the events and how are they related to future characters.

No. 242981

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Who would win?

No. 243025

>>242947
Deeply disgusted by her being a child. klee is cute but nahida the most generic 500 year old fantasy anime loli ever conceived.

No. 243038

>>242947
Is this because she's the zoomer of the archons? I really want to know who thought of this. It's kinda cute, but all I can see is getting beat up by enemies while trying to focus.

No. 243044

>>243025
>t. seething granny

No. 243049

>>243044
>t. seething tranny
You need to go back

No. 243051

>>243038
I see it either slowing time to allow a snapshot (and disrupting the flow of combat) or her being invulnerable to damage or at least heavily resistant to interruption. Otherwise there's no way it'll work.

No. 243088

>>242833

Really sorry to hear that your last braincell is struggling make a better clapback than 'retarded tumblerina'. And where did I ever defend HYV for their shitty behavior? I wonder which one of us is lacking the reading comprehension here.

Anyway, I'm not even a huge Cyno defender. I'm always interested in new characters especially if they look cool, have good lore, or have nice animations. Not gonna whine on a gossip site about how the new 5* everyone's legit excited for might outclass muh anEMO dps kek

No. 243135

I was hoping to get Candace because I love her design but got 2 Cynos instead and ruined my 50/50 so potentially no Scaramouche (unless I gave in and pay)

Any Cyno havers, which hopefully all you who wanted him, help me cope that he's good in-game? His trail sucked and he looks like he needs to depend on reactions than him being elecyto dps, yes?

No. 243136

>>243135
I mean you were pulling for Candace who legitimately sucks so you really shouldn’t be sad about Cyno! Yes he depends on a electro + dendro reaction but it looks like he’ll be really good once he has a good dendro support. I think you should be happy C1 Cyno! You got 2 more patches until Scara so it should be fine if you start grinding from primos now. 20 wishes from the anniversary gift too btw.

No. 243140

>>243135
He's exactly as everyone expected him to be: average, about like having a second Keqing that looks cooler but has a long burst he can't switch out of like Razor. He's not the worst chara but if you don't like him don't feel pressured to build him. I did that when I got spooked by Ganyu and never used her once.

No. 243145

now that cyno is officially mediocre, what are the chances scara will be actually good? i got cyno because he's cool and i'm gonna use him in overworld, but i'm honestly not very excited about building him

No. 243148

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this is actually fucking offensive and you can tell the 3d artist was a moid, they can give shenhe kim k hips and a BBL but they can't be bothered to render some ass for cyno. they didn't even try because it makes them insecure and it shows

No. 243150

>>243148
What's with the obsession of male character asses? He's already half naked and cute and that's better for me, I really don't get why male characters should have round bubble butts. Much less roided out muscles like everyone was calling Alhaitham a twink because he didn't look like a grotesque Marvel superhero despite walking around in a mesh shirt showing off his chest and abdomen.

No. 243151

>>243148
Ngl this is a sad ass. I wouldn’t even expect good asses if it weren’t for Zhongli. When mihoyo wants they can genuinely make great butts on men. And there definitely is a market for asses on the male models. I watched a Japanese streamer who legit checked the butts on all her male characters. Obviously people want good male butts.

No. 243154

>>243145
i think he'll be strong even if he ends up similar to one of the other anemo shotas. its hard to botch 5* anemo.

No. 243169

>>243150
I'm not saying he should have a dumptruck of an ass but it has to be nicely shaped at least! it looks like a negative ass instead like they didn't even bother to add more polygons, compare it to kaeya and zhongli. the point is to improve his overall figure, but instead it makes him look like a cardboard

No. 243170

>>243145
>>243140
How are you calling him mediocre when there's no way you could've even lvl90'd him this fast unless you have a ton of throwaway accounts to farm scarabs from?

No. 243171

Forgot I logged out right next to Katherine and immediately started the quest haha.
And Cyno on the 11th roll soft pity, still have a ton of primos. I wish I was this lucky with FGO…
Now I have to grind artifacts again.

No. 243172

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We could have had a cool badass normal age god, instead of a depowered child god to appeal to the lolicons. Worst timeline.

No. 243174

>>243145
He'll likely be around Heizou tier or better. Mihoyo would be shooting themselves in the foot if they made him worse than a 4* DPS with the same weapon and element.

No. 243175

>>243170
>>243150
>outing yourself for having no friends
Kek Cyno isn't going to come to life and fuck you, nona. His ass is disappointing us in more ways than one, it is what it is.

ANYONE who has even one alt account in a game as time consuming as Genshin needs to get a life for the record

No. 243177

>>243175
>Rotating between like 4 friends' maps to harvest their mats in 2 hours just to lvl90 a character you already threw a tard rage about being disappointing for 3 days straight sperging at anons disagreeing with you but wasted primos on him nevertheless
No, I think I'm going to call you a liar instead. Or just incredibly stupid.

No. 243182

>>243177
I literally haven't made a post about him itt til today, nona

No. 243185

>>243150
Oh so moids can have waifus with see through clothes, bouncing boobs, Kim k ass, squishy thighs, visible underwear (for child characters too) and fetish-pandering armpits but some girls who want a male character to have a normal ass at least are "obsessed"? Fucking get a grip.

No. 243191

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I think his sash(?) is not allowing any light so it looks flat, other-wise it looks to be the same size as his model brothers.

Also for nonas who want Hoyo to give nice booty to males, remember that they toned down all of that due to the no feminine boys bs. Also, they don't seem to intend to give any child model to a male character. gee I wonder why

No. 243196

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Henlo. Don't give up on your Anubis boy, there's still a year of possible dendro supports to go through and he was going to fit in weird with the on field time.

No. 243197

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U all arguing over asses but never how big they should be.

No. 243199

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>>243197
Most of the tall guys should have big butts like Zhongli's, except childe, he doesn't deserve a big butt for being a sexy Russian spy.
The boys are okay with their frumpy pants, I don't mind them, most of them are showing their cute bellies, hips or backs, but Cyno should have a thick butt because he's supposed to be sexy with his Kim K cutout bike shorts.

No. 243202

>>243197
I hate that stupid meme, and I hate that Gorou has been memed into being a femboy. I regret rolling extra to get him C4 he doesn't fit my playstyle at all.

>>243197
Zhongli doesn't have a 'big' butt though. It's just well defined by the texture/shadow.

No. 243204

>>243196
his only hope is nahida and i'm not rolling for a loli

No. 243205

Candace is super awkward to play with, she's somehow slow like a claymore because of the shield. And Cyno is kind of fun because he's not slow like Razor.

No. 243206

is itto the strongest male dps so far? really solid damage if you have albedo and gorou, very smooth to use and can clear pretty much any chamber as long as there no abyss shields

No. 243207

>>243206
I honestly don't understand why people sleep on Itto so much, he's like the easiest DPS to play ever and his bonks deliver tens of ks damage at minimum per hit, his attack scaling from his defense makes it so he doesn't die or stun and at c6 he breaks the game so bad Chinese players were seething to death over him powercreeping waifus. I would argue that he's pretty efficient at breaking shields with his burst too.

No. 243208

>>243199
>that
>big butt
the cope is strong

No. 243209

>>243207
it's just because his team is not suited for "speedrunning"

No. 243211

>>243207
I was so excited for him, but then he is so slow and geo is such a boring element. So I've barely used him.

No. 243212

serious talk but mihoyo having some sort of weird internal development bias against male units simply reeks of incel behaviour. how can you as a huge company who pretends to be professional intentionally release gimped male dps over and over again just because you're afraid to hurt the feelings of some waifufags? how can they shadow buff ganyu after the beta testing ended when she was initally supposed to be a weaker unit than xiao and then nerf xiao to hell? xiao is the one who trains her in the quest, then she turns out to be way stronger than him?? reminder that xiao was also hyped by the chinese community before his release, the expectations were very high for him but obviously some moid in the development team was seething because he overshadowed his waifus. the only reason why they buffed zhongli, another gimped unit at release despite being the fucking archon, was because they got too many threats
you can call it a conspiracy theory and say that i'm a schizo, but it's the reality and most of the community is aware of their bias. make freeze and vape meta, and then release only cryo and pyro girls. no males allowed in the club
neither arknights nor fgo, other waifufag gacha, didn't pull this shit and they still release meta units to these day. only mihoyo does it

No. 243217

>>243206
I'd mention Childe, but I think you're right, Itto is the best and him+Gorou+Albedo+Zhongli are so perfect that I always have their bursts up. Also big stronk men who are innocent dumbos are husabndo material.

>>243202
Samee, it's like characters can't be cute anymore.

>>243212
Honestly? I think it's way simpler than this. Moids fork more money while women/girls are a bit smarter when it comes to spending money on pixels … I mean just take a look at streamers, in-game people who C6 their crappy waifus and the how the fan interaction goes; it's all lusting over female characters.
I wish I could support this shizo theory with evidence kek

No. 243220

I do really enjoy this game but how does everyone find time to play it? I work full-time and just can't find time after work or on my weekend to play, most I can usually do is the daily quests but then I get so far behind in the story, since there's so much to do every update it feels like I have to spend all day playing.

No. 243221

>>243185
don't you think thats asking a little too much of the anon who already threw a tard rage for 3 days straight sperging at anons disagreeing with her? between farming her 30 alt accounts for cyno's beetles and defending his hank hill ass, she must be real stressed out right now.

>>243212
it is weird how every meta male character ends up being a support. who knows why they do it, but at least this game is easy enough to use who you want as clunky as they may be. more than anything cyno needed some QOL buffs, god.

No. 243223

>>243206
The strongest team with a male DPS is still Childe international, though if speaking about a strongest male dps you want to consider the individual unit damage contribution, it's true that Childe is unfortunately stuck to Xiangling to get him to do his best damage. Not shitting on Itto at all though, I love my geodude team, they're certainly easier to play than a proper rotation Childe international, and they do put out great damage, it's just that unfortunately the very best damage is always going to come from elemental reactions.

>>243212
Honestly I go back and forth between whether mihoyo is objectively releasing worse male 5 stars or if it's merely that the theorycrafters and tierlist makers are so heavily male that they just have strong biases against male dps. It's funny to look at a lot of tierlists bc you'll see Raiden listed as a T0 dps but with the specification that she needs to be C2. Like, what if you accounted for constellations in ratings of the male characters? Idk, I am pissed they didn't make Cyno better but I'm waiting to see whether I should be truly mad or not depending on how Nilou is in comparison. I have a little hope bc she's expected to also be pretty bad

No. 243224

>>243220
Well, I'm a Neet so…
It's really not any more time consuming then other games though. And I feel it's less grindy than other gatcha games.
The Big quests only take a few hours maybe, less if you read faster. And you can look at the wiki to see where the world quests are instead of blindly exploring the map if you don't have that time.

No. 243225

>>243206
Yes probably, only if you have his correct teammates though. Same with Xiao and Childe, they need hyper specific teams but when they got their teams they’re really good. Ayato is a good one too but would be Itto-tier if he got dedicated supports. Now he’s more A-tier rather than S-tier.

No. 243230

>>243135
Didn't get Candace either(or Cynos). Guess I'll wait to see if Dehya is worth it, but I really am not in the mood for another Pyro character.

No. 243231

>>243150
If having no taste was a post.

No. 243233

>>243204
Baizhu could end up being a good support for him, we don't know yet. They know pure healers are shit, there's no way Baizhu's going to only heal.
>>243207
Itto is amazing and fun to play. Ayato's pretty fun and brainless too, just hold down mouse and watch him kill things.

No. 243235

>>243135
I got Cyno on the first pull looks like there was no need for me to save up all those gems. Here's my link for the web event.
Genshin Impact: Take part in the "Canvas of Starlight Memories" and share your travel memories to obtain Primogems and other in-game rewards! https://act.hoyoverse.com/ys/event/e20220928review_data/review.html?mhy_presentation_style=fullscreen&mhy_auth_required=true&game_biz=hk4e_global&code=GB4I7RQQUN

No. 243237

>>243233
baizhu apparently isn't coming out until like 3.6 at the earliest according to multiple leakers. gay game.

No. 243240

I got my boy Cyno! I don't really care if he's mediocre, I just like him. Next is Baizhu, I hope he's good. Also do you nonnies find Candace's plastyle a little weird as well? It feels a bit clunky to me.

No. 243245

>>243240
Haven't gotten a chance to really play around with her, but I think she might be the slowest of the Polearm users. Her last NA animation where she throws the spear animation takes a while.

No. 243250

>>243220
Tbh I'm still doing my internships so I have plenty of time to play and even take part in the streaming event, I don't do much throughout the day because I have a maid who cooks and cleans, so it's not like I have any chores to do as well.
Once you have your first level 90 character it takes just a few minutes to finish the daily quests, if that level 90 character is Venti that's a plus because he's really useful.

No. 243252

>>243240
I also got Cyno! He's so cute, with dendro traveler and Ayato he does some decent damage even if he's level 40 and has basic artifacts. I don't think I will use Candace any sooner though, she really is slow like a claymore and I already have Ayato so I don't need her for other than be pretty while posing next to my husbandos.

No. 243268

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I got hiiiiim! 80 pulls left for Scara now too but not guaranteed

No. 243269

I'm not gonna lie, the cyno alhaitham dehya cast was pretty unlikable. I thought the whole three magi thing with them representing anubis, thoth and bastet as scarlet king's retainers was actually cool but their personalities are so… ugh… I do like them individually but as a group they have no chemistry. Meanwhile candace was just kinda there as the nice big sis kek

No. 243280

New code

MA6RPW8GGJAM

No. 243281

Samefag but found another one

6A6VJTWGCPYV

No. 243298

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>>243269
Nonnie the update JUST came out do you really have to spoil it? Couldn’t you wait a few days?

No. 243306

>>243298
but I didn't spoil anything? them as the three magi is my own interpretation

No. 243348

>>243207
Geo is a consistent element, but doesn't have damage amp so it will never be speedrun material. It's the comfy and consistent brainless element. Still good, but niche due to that.

No. 243370

>>242503
Here’s leaked idle/attacks of Layla. She’s so pretty and I love her.

No. 243373

Nahida’s kit leaked and it looks like she won’t be amazing for Cyno either. Suits Keqing better once again. Guess we won’t need to pull for the loli.

No. 243375

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No. 243376

>>243375
I'm sorry I'm really really retarded when it comes to written effects but are they saying Nahida is a dps and none of her skills offer continuous appliance of Dendero?

No. 243377

Eh not really captivated by these animations

>>243373
>Suits Keqing better once again.
Poor cyno

>>243376
It says
>enemies who get marked on her skill take continuous single target dendro damage at 1.9 second intervals for 20 seconds.
>passive gives em based on the character with the highest em in the party when burst is active (limited to 200 em)
>when pyro, electro, and hydro characters are in the party, burst effects the damage, trigger frequency, and duration respectively
So yes to continuous application. But she doesn't give any buffs besides the 200 em at c0. Tl;dr sub dps, not support. Burst does not go well with geo, anemo, cryo, or other dendro.

No. 243391

>>243212
>neither arknights nor fgo, other waifufag gacha, didn't pull this shit and they still release meta units to these day. only mihoyo does it
Funny you should bring up FGO because they started releasing only overpowered waifus powercreeping the strong male units and then stopped putting out husbandos altogether for literally years losing their entire female playerbase to other gacha games. Mihoyo is not nearly as bad as Delightworks turned out to be, only Gilgamesh was consistently receiving upgrades because so many men self inserted to him. And don't get me started on the white day events.

However, I absolutely do agree about the gimped male dps, I'm not mad about Cyno because he's fun to play with and makes consistent damage and he was never going to be a broken piece of meta because he's not cryo or pyro. The people who were expecting him can only blame themselves for setting their own asses up for disappointment. The combat is designed in freeze/vape's favor but they intentionally keep from releasing 5-star cryo and pyro males or balancing the combat so that other elemental reactions would be as useful. I say intentionally because I very much doubt it's unintentional that for the past 2 years we have gotten like 5 5-star cryo waifus yet only two male cryos, both 4*, both released during launch. The same goes for pyro, Thoma was the first and only pyro male since launch and he turned out to be a trash unit despite all the otomefags loving him. It's torturous that they make the male characters so fun and interesting but leave them with subpar kits or functional with a niche composition. At least Kazuha and Bennett are the best combo in the game but I wouldn't be surprised if they released a female Kazuha equivalent to coddle moids like they did with Yelan to Xingqiu.

>>243220
I work full time too but I just play in the evenings and during weekends. It's not a competition, just play whenever you have the time.

No. 243392

>>243391
just wait for the bennett powercreep unit, probably the pyro archon. the problem with cyno is not that he's mediocre, it's that metafags can't justify using him over keqing and metafags always mocked keqing so it's not like they are biased

No. 243393

>>243392
That's the thing. As things are now, an electro DPS will never be something you use for an Abyss speedrun. You can use them on the field, during bossfights etc just fine because you have more freedom to your team composition and room for manoeuvre (for example you necessarily don't have to worry about crowd control or shields), but because metafags judge every character based on their Abyss floor 12 potential he was never going to fit that crowd. And that's because the game is biased against electro, simple as, he was doomed from the start. The only electro unit people consistently use in Abyss is Raiden and that's only due to her buffs.

No. 243398

>>243392
i dont even know if thats the problem. the problem is his long, high cost burst hes locked into once he uses it, useless normal skill, reliance on a shielder, nonexistent synergy with damage boosters, and unimpressive damage with all these issues in mind. you could say thats the reason keqing is better since she struggles with none of that. dendro reactions as a whole have so many problems that would all be solved if dendro could just be swirled. anemo and its 1 reaction is more versatile and useful than dendro and its 80 reactions will ever be.

>>243393
anon, raiden is an electro dps. her buffs were never her main feature outside, i dont know, eula teams?

No. 243399

>>243377
Thank you so much this is way easier to understand.

I think part of the fun with Cyno is trying almost everything. between using Thundering Fury or Glided Dreams (or even Gladiator set kek) and which teammates to use with him
But in the end I feel it's all for nothing until he reaches lvl80+ with talents lvl6+

No. 243401

>>243398
>dendro reactions as a whole have so many problems that would all be solved if dendro could just be swirled.
I'm still seething about this, why the fuck can't it be swirled? I'm still coping that they'll eventually fix it in the future if I complain about it in the survey enough.

Does anyone use Raiden as a main DPS though? She seems to be much more relevant for her E.

No. 243402

>>243401
yes, raiden is never worth using as an off field support with just her E. fischl, beidou, yae do that better. shes the main on field dps in all her popular teams.

>why the fuck can't it be swirled?

no clue, what a weird decision. my best guess is that it pushes exclusivity and forces people who want good dendro teams to pull upcoming dendro units? existing anemo characters are so op theyd automatically make better supports than actual dendros, which would in turn make it harder to sell them. dendro is a highly impractical novelty as it is now and from the looks of things nahida aint helping that. swirl would, pls hoyoshit.

No. 243403

nahidas burst deals 0 damage of its own, shes an albedo style sub dps with an elemental mastery boost which… is a win for people who didnt want her like myself, but another weird decision. they just released two dps that need a dendro support yet theres no dendro support in sight?

No. 243404

>>243403
Now I'm just scared that Alhaitham will be a support.

No. 243405

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>>243370
I actually love her as well. I'm not crazy about the sleepy overworked trope but her design is honestly one of the best female ones they've released in a long while. No weird coomer shit other than her armpits, and who cares, at this point all female characters have those weird sleeveless attachments. I'm just happy she has a cute outfit that doesn't have any booty shorts, thigh high socks or stripper cut outs.

>>243401
Dendro can't be swirled because VV is OP in every single team other than Geo (and now Dendro). Hoyoverse is most likely kicking themselves for ever introducing such a busted artifact set because you can slap it on even unbuilt anemo characters and still improve your team by a lot. Why pull for or build any other units if you can just throw Kazuha/Sucrose/Venti into all of your teams and do way better than if you used 99% of other supports?

Anyway, did anyone else pull Cyno and is now kind of regretting it? I don't have a single Dendro character other than Traveler and Collei… and I really don't want to build my Traveler to make one DPS do decent numbers. And those beetles he needs for his ascension are such a pain in the ass to find, not even the Inazuma beetles are as bad as some of the Sumeru ascension materials.

No. 243407

>>243404
id 100% rather him be a support with some sub dps like kazuha, hed be useful in a wider variety of teams. plus we already have a male dendro dps in tighnari, a damn good dps at that.

No. 243408

>>243404
let him be a dendro support, he'll have more longevity that way

No. 243409

>>243405
>Anyway, did anyone else pull Cyno and is now kind of regretting it?
I'm not regretting it because I want to own all the male characters but yeah he's getting benched after I build him

No. 243410

>>243405
I pulled Cyno because I'm a png collector and pull for all the boys. Only focusing on meta limits your fun in the game so much it's not worth it, especially because the combat is so easy.

No. 243412

>>243410
I'm not even focusing on meta, I just have really no idea what team to put him in that actually lets him do good damage. Not for Spiral Abyss or anything, I just enjoy building characters and watching big numbers pop up.

No. 243414

>>243405
Nah, I don't regret Cyno, the beetles are annoying, but just use the online map. And I leveled up my traveler to 90, and Collei to 70 for the overworld puzzles.

No. 243415

>>243405
I don't regret it cuz he's a cutie and I've been waiting for him for years, but I'm not planning on building him.

No. 243446

I finally got heizou today and his playstyle is so fun! If scaramouche is really supposed to have a similar kit he's a first day roll for me

No. 243455

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on a second thought, moid fanbases aren't THAT bad
they aren't the ones shipping my husbandos with women, which is arguably worse than simply insulting my husbandos. i'm not a nlog or a pick me, but i don't think i'm the only one who gravitated towards moid communities for that reason
unfortunately genshin has a very large female fanbase so i'm subjected to shipperfags everyday

No. 243456

>>243455
Your bait just keeps getting worse, moid-kun

No. 243457

>>243456
this is why i can't handle female communities despite being a woman myself. y'all attack anyone who doesn't like your garbage culture of shipping

No. 243468

>>243370
Ok, I actually like her now, her animations and attacks are adorable.

No. 243470

>>243455
>>243457
But we all know that girls produce the most content for things as long as they have a ship or character they like. What the fuck do moid fanbases make outside of ooc porn kek

No. 243476

>>243470
Don't you get it, anon? Stupid girls just focusing on stupid girl things like characters and story and not caring about things that matter like forward vape speedrunning and loli porn!!!!!!! i wish i was with the big boys of /v/ right now!!

No. 243477

Can't wait for nahida !! even though that means I'll have to wait a month but whatever she's worth it her animations are so adorable lol
any other nonnas wishing for her too? I feel like it's going to be difficult to choose between all these characters coming up since they're all so good

No. 243480

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I was NOT ready for his (JP) voice, nonnas I think I'm obsessed now.

No. 243481

>>243480
His JP voice sounds definitely better than what I expected kek, I really hope he's playable in the future.

No. 243482

>>243477
No. While I do think her idle is cute, that’s not enough for me. Doesn’t seem like she’ll actually be a good unit or go with any of my favorite boys.

No. 243483

>>243405
No regrets at all. As soon as they release a dendro support that works like Xingqiu/Yelan Cyno will work well enough I think. We may have to wait a while for that but there's plenty of upcoming dendro units. I just wish Baizhu was coming out earlier. No new units for 3.4 is such an odd decision.
>>243392
If it takes 2 more years to powercreep Bennett that's pretty damn good for gacha standards. I can't see the pyro God of War being anything but a main dps but hey, maybe they would gimp her and make her a support.

No. 243485

>>243476
they don't care about the story, just ships. if they cared about the story they wouldn't spergout over two seconds of character interaction and obsess with finding every character a pair. it's an unhinged obsession with only romance and nothing else

No. 243486

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I've taken a look at the new spear and now I have no idea which spear to give Cyno.

>Missive Windspear

>Deathmatch
>Moonpiercer (When I get the billet)

No. 243487

>>243485
>they don't care about the story, just meta. if they cared about the story they wouldn't spergout over two lines of talent descriptions and obsess with finding all constellations for the characters so they can do forward vaping. it's an unhinged obsession with only getting as much damage as possible and nothing else.
Does anyone even plays the game for the story? I know I do.

No. 243489

>>243487
I never cared for the story, literally one of the lamest I've encountered in a plot driven game. The one girl I know of who plays for the plot unironically shills scrote anime, like the one with the hentai cosplayer nlog that was popular a few months ago.

No. 243494

>>243487
it was a general statement for female communities
>>243489
that crap is popular with pick mes

No. 243498

>>243494
It's a general statement for male communities now.

No. 243500

>>243489
Then why even play the game? I know the story isn't the most amazing thing that has ever existed, but it's nice for distracting yourself because that's what games are made for.

No. 243501

>>243485
I care about the story, the characters, the lore AND I ship them so go back to those superior male spaces thank you

>>243480
Nona his redesign, the jp voice and the sheer mad professor kind of insanity he has made me fucking obsessed with him. I didn't understand what people saw in him when he still looked like a bad clown cosplay but now I'm just begging the story to throw us more Dottore crumbs.

No. 243504

>>243500
Anime boy collection, exploring an open world, and fighting monsters same as most people. The plot does anything but distract me, this game never would've made it as a true png gacha.

No. 243513

>>243504
What a retarded opinion. Imagine being this vapid.
Good thing I'm enjoying these archon quests. If anything they encourage me pulling for a character I didn't give a shit about before.(infighting)

No. 243514

>>243487
I like the sidequests and lore a lot more than the main story and wish it was voice acted. The main story's fine but Inazuma really killed a lot of my enjoyment of it and Sumeru's started pretty badly with that groundhog day dream bullshit.

No. 243517

>>243480
Learn to spoiler idiots I wanna play the archon quest myself without seeing your stupid ass screenshots

No. 243518

>>243513
You can shove your opinion up your ass. Let's not act like this game wasn't made for waifus and that's why the majority of people play it. Do you really feel superior enjoying a mediocre story with shit writing?(infighting)

No. 243521

>>243518
>this game wasn't made for waifus
Nope, you sound like a scrote. The game started with fucking Venti, Kaeya, Diluc etc. Very clearly designed for women. It was never just a waifu game. Always has been more to it.

No. 243522

>>243518
NTA but kek that's some projection there, do you feel superior for being ~le too smart~ to enjoy the story? imagine being so cucked you play a game you hate and keep sperging about it day in day out

No. 243524

>>243521
I mean yeah it was obvious done for women too, that's why they shilled diluc x jean so much early game

No. 243527

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>>243524
You mean this one?

No. 243528

>>243494
You are a pickme, moron

No. 243530

>>243528
I don't like genshin girls how does that make me a pick me?

No. 243533

>>243524
Kek it was never even alluded to. Nice bait

No. 243550

>>243517
he's literally featured in the promo art for the new archon quests

No. 243570

>>243513
Okay, you have the taste of a 3rd grader than. The plot stinks, seethe.

No. 243572

>>243521
The more to it in question is husbandos. There's a ton to do in the game that doesn't involve the plot so whats the big deal? This is even more embarrassing than getting elitist over meta.

No. 243581

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>>243480
I have big hopes for this mad scientist.

No. 243606

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Bless these bunch of events because now I feel like I will be able to get Scaramouche and whichever other husbando that gets released soon. Since I got Cyno and Venti I can just keep on saving my primogems. I hope the next one is some boring waifu rerun so I can save even more primogems and maybe get guaranteed husbandos.

No. 243660

>>243477
I'm pulling for her! Her attack animations + vfx remind me of League's Star Guardian skin line so it's a must pull.

No. 243676

Okay but the question is how can I wait patiently until the 7th of December for Scaramouche?
And no leaks until next update augh.

No. 243686

>>243477
I am! I was saving for Alhaitham cos he's literally 100% my type looks-wise, but she's too cute to pass up. I also have the other archons already so I can add to my collection

No. 243693

>> 243686

You can actually comfortably pull for Layla since Alhaitham won't be coming until next year around March (or even later).

No. 243700

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I just finished the newest story quest. It’s certainly better than endless eight nightmare mode. The story is far better than the mess that is Inazuma. Also I love how snarky Alheitham is. My biggest complaint is Candace’s voice actress recording on a shitty mic.

No. 243702

>>243700
I don't understand just what the hell happened with Inazuma, I'm starting to believe that they made the story shit on purpose.

No. 243706

>>243686
Lol I'm the same, really cute designs are definitely priority number 1 compared to husbandos, sorry Childe..
>>243660
League has some of the cutest skins and characters too it's a pity people are so mean in games haha
good luck to you two nonnitas!!!

No. 243707

Tsk tsk nonnies giving up their husbandos for a loli (jk pull for whoever you want of course)

No. 243735

>>243707
kek and then people here wonder why mihoyo releases more waifus and put the blame on scrote when the female fanbase also predominantly rolls on them

No. 243763

>>243735
I honestly hate how much they're trying to shill this pedobait and a lot of women like her for some reason. Even personality wise I think she's boring, her gameplay seems weird and her design is the worst so far among the archons. I guess flashy bursts and animations are more attractive.

No. 243764

>>243763
She's just cute, and her design isn't as bad as Raiden's. That said, if she has any sort of "dook dook" voiceline I'm absolutely refusing to pull for her

No. 243765

I don't understand why people are going so crazy over Layla so bad and gushing about her, as described above she looks like a fan character and sounds lame as hell with the overworked waifu but cryo trope. What am I missing here? Is it just because she looks like a sadgirl Miku skin?

>>243702
Mihoyo lost some of their main writers in late 2020 after launch over some disagreements and the new team had to work with what they left them with in Inazuma, leaving it the mess it turned out to be. With Sumeru they likely had more time and competence to construct a story I guess.

No. 243787

>>243480
Doesn't matter how hot his voice is when he's so damn evil. Seriously human experimentation is over the line. Reading all those notes about the disease and experiments was sorta creeping me out.

Also that's it? I was somehow expecting more out of the quest, I felt it ended a bit abruptly/anti-climactic.

No. 243788

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>>243765
Her personality sounds really boring from what we know so far, but I like that she is actually pretty covered up and deviating from the usual designs HYV loves to give the female characters. Her hood is cute, her big pigtails are cute, the poofy part covering her butt is cute, her thicker brows and dark circles are cute.
I don't know, I just think she looks good lol. And way better than the slutty looking characters like Shenhe who never learned what pants are or the ones that just have the same old booba + thigh high + pussy flap (Layla still has a little one but I'd rather take that over a huge cameltoe like Jean's) combo we have been seeing over and over and over for years now. She has some elements that I really hate like the armpit fetish but it's still a nicer design than the ones for a lot of the women in this game.
I also generally like her aesthetic and color scheme, shame that she is a 4 star because her E and Q probably would have been very pretty if she had 5 star animations.

No. 243789

>>243787
The archon quest is continuing in upcoming updates, it's not over yet. They're dividing it across the patches. That's why they end on such cliffhangers/anticlimatic notes.

No. 243792

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well what did i tell you guys? venti is clearly written to be a pervert, what more do you want. literally astolfo 2.0 censored version

No. 243794

>>243792
if this is an ironic post making fun of the "venti is a pervert created for scrotes" schizo then it's funny but I just can't tell anymore

No. 243795

>>243792
>They're bandmates
Anon, I…

No. 243796

>>243764
Why do you think Raiden's design is bad? Well apart from the dollar store kimono and stockings, her braid and face are pretty imo

No. 243801

>>243764
I really hope she doesn't have any retarded voice lines.

No. 243802

>>243796
It was mainly those things, plus the general look of only putting the top half of her outfit on. I agree that she is very pretty from the neck up

No. 243804

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>>243796
Nta but It's boring as fuck and it isn't telling us anything about her personality. Unlike Venti, the best designed archon so far, whose outfit gives us enough hints to know who he is.
If you saw this and you didn't know anything about her, you would think she's either some random playable character or even a weirdly decorated NPC.
The more you look at it the worse it gets, I didn't notice how her shirtless sleeves didn't cover her trapezius completely, the hair brooch is ugly and makes no sense, it would be less retarded if the flowers had literally any other color, the random shoulder armor that covers nothing, the asymmetrical sleeves, the boring shoes with the random flowers.
It's all just ugly, she doesn't look like a shogun, she doesn't look like a neet, she doesn't look like a goddess that used to hate humanity's ever changing lives.
I also don't like how her face is too rounded, she should've had sharper eyes at least, she hated traveler and didn't want to leave her neetcave until traveler forced her to get the fuck out with fox bitch's help.
They could've done so many cool things to make her a coomer stereotype and also a cool warrior, but they gave us a protagonist's dead mom.

No. 243808

>>243804
NTA but jesus christ her design does get worse the more you look at it, nothing about it says "great warrior master" like she supposedly is, she looks like a mix between a soft flower girl and an anime mom, neither fitting her background story or actions. At least Venti looks exactly like a bard and Zhongli's suitcoat fits his position as a dignified funeral consultant but what the fuck is this. Even Nahida despite being a loli looks much better than her. Fuck, even Makoto in the flashbacks has a better design.

>I didn't notice how her shirtless sleeves didn't cover her trapezius completely

This has been my huge pet peeve about her outfit since she was released, it makes no fucking sense to have those holes. Is that part something weeb coomers want to smell and lick too?

No. 243815

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>>243804
not to mention its literally a bootleg of raita's raikou in fgo which was already god awful. it's apparent that her design was heavily influenced by that particular depiction of raikou/raita/raiden. apart from the immediate resemblance it's the only depiction of the male thunder god that even vaguely resembles genshin impact's raiden, and one of the only female depictions him as well.

No. 243823

>>243804
This was so cathartic to read. Thanks for sharing your thoughts, nona.

No. 243825

>>243815
fuck me, that's rank

No. 243830

>>243815
meant *raijin not raita the second time oops

No. 243856

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>>243788
ily nonny you put exactly into words why I like her

No. 243866

>>243857
Thankls nona! This gives me Nier:Automata vibes.

>>243792
I re-read this like 10 times. Haven't played the event yet but is that it? He obviously approached her to do a song together at that spot, didn't flip her skirt or anything.
I wish Ventidettas would learn to separate scrote's femboy obsession from Venti.
People's fantasy/fantart =/= What Venti is I sometimes question if only a minority of people played his story

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No. 244019

keqing has to be the one character whose fanbase is like almosy entirely male (and one lesbian which is negom). i simply don't understand why men find her so insanely attractive, to the point where they prefer her even over coomer characters like ganyu or shenhe

No. 244023

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No. 244025

>>244019
she’s bland, obedient, has no ambitions outside of her work, barely has a personality and she’s barely present in the story, that’s highly attractive to nerds who are threatened by a glimmer of soul found in a woman

No. 244035

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Impulse rolled a single intertwined fate in Venti's machine at 23 pity (with guaranteed banner char) and got Venti.

I shouldn't be surprised, but I'm very used to being a lucklet. I didn't get any 5* characters below 70 pity for the longest time, but lately I keep getting shit I don't want at 10-30 pity. 15 pity 50/50 Shenhe, 29 pity 50/50 Childe. I'll be able to get way more use out of Venti than Childe or Shenhe, but there's so many upcoming characters that I want. Nahida, Alhaitam, Scaramouche, Dehya.

Upset that I fucked myself so badly, but hey– maybe I'll keep getting lucky when I'm rolling for the chars I actually want!

No. 244041

>>244035
Just don't roll on banners of 5 stars you don't want lol what kind of issue is this

No. 244052

>>244035
you would not have this problem if you simply just didn't roll on limited banners for characters you don't want

No. 244054

>>244035
…Why are you rolling for limited characters you don't want? What am I missing here?

No. 244070

>>244019
Unpopular opinion, but I actually liked her, she seemed to be rebellious in her thinking that the time of adepti is over, straightforward, rude and uncompromising. Women irl are forced to be the opposite of this. For the same reason I liked shenhe, esp after that moment when some guy started annoying her&the traveler and she bluntly told him to fuck off. Their designs are dogshit though.

No. 244072

>>244070
>she seemed to be rebellious in her thinking that the time of adepti is over
Yeah and then it turned out she's actually a secret fangirl of Rex Lapis and collects literal merch of him, what a rebel. She's everything I hate about the twintails tsundere trope and the overworked waifu stereotype and I can't stand how Mihoyo keeps shilling her bland ass every fucking chance they get. I'm glad she's so underwhelming as an unit so at least I don't have metafag redditoids shilling her up everyone's asses.

No. 244079

>>244019
>>244072
>Last featured event: February
Find better bait. Nobody gives a flying fuck about Kekking except you because you always need to stir shit up even when she's nowhere to be seen.

No. 244102

>>244079
These are valid criticisms, though? neither of those anons, but I'm still salty the new year event was us and other pcs trying to get her to take a break. I think she really could've been cool with the "Fuck the gods—humans make their own destiny." vibe I was getting when she was first introduced. You're using the word 'bait' and I don't think you know what it means lol

No. 244127

This story quest with the NPC Jebrael has plenty of homoerotic undertones.

No. 244135

>>244127
I think the fact that the two dudes look hot af might be the reason. Otherwise I barely noticed anything like due to Tirzard whining all the time ugh

I don't know why side quest's characters are alot more likeable than the Archon quests in my opinion

No. 244140

>>244135
It's crazy to me how they manage to actually create NPCs with some depth, but that they would rather sell the most cardboard cutout characters they can make instead.

No. 244152

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>>244054
>>244052
>>244041
You guys don't ever roll for 4-stars? I feel compelled to collect them all, and I don't have a Kuki or a Candace, so…

I guess the real answer is to just wait for the 4-stars to appear on a banner I'm more interested in. I can't help but want to try to "game the system" by building pity on 4-stars I want so that I don't get constellations for 4-stars I don't care about when I'm rolling for the 5-stars I want. I still seethe about the sheer number of Xinyan constellations that I got while rolling for Raiden.

yes, i know this is probably bad practice, and i promise to never step foot in a casino.

No. 244154

>>244152
Never unless they're with a 5 star I want. and don't feel bad for you cuz you have awful taste.

No. 244159

>>244152
It's what happened to me I can't believe my shit luck

Rolled 10 wishes twice to get Candance instead got 2 cynos and her. I wish I lost the 50/50 to get jean, almost 2 years and no her

No. 244163

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Pulled out my mono geo team again for Abyss. I like the times it's just a dps check and you don't need specific elements in your team so I can bring out Itto and turn my brain off.

No. 244170

>>244163
best abyss in forever despite the useless floor buffs, floor 12 felt like the average floor 11. i didn't know they released a new boss this patch until now but i appreciate this one not going underground for an hour.

No. 244183

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>>244170
It was definitely easier than the last few patches that had annoying energy drain, forced element checks, or annoying bosses with time wasting invulnerability periods. I wonder if people were complaining about floor 12 being too difficult or whether they just wanted people to be able to clear with their shiny new Cynos.

On that note, bug collecting is hell and I only managed to get Cyno to level 80. I'm going to have to wait a few days to get him to 90 since everyone I know also went for Cyno and is suffering bug hell.

No. 244193

>>244079
You're absolutely delusional if you think there's only one anon who dislikes Keqing.

>>244102
The new year event was just a few months after the Moonchase festival which was, again, trying to make Keqing take a break and open up to people. Literally the same story repeated, just dragged out for a longer period. They really hammered in the overworked diligent waifu shit with her in two separate events and only made her more insufferable.

>>244152
"Building pity" is a scam, don't do it. If you only want the new 4-stars it's just not worth it to waste your wishes and full pity on a banner you don't want. I had to miss out on a few simply because they were on a banner for a 5-star I didn't want because I'd rather save my rolls than waste them on a pure gamble seeing how 5-stars are tied to a pity, 4-stars aren't.

No. 244238

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Cyno’s day 1 on mihoyo’s favorite market, the Chinese mobile market. Scrotes really can’t say this is a waifu game anymore cause obviously the women in china are big spenders

No. 244245

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>>244238
Ventifags can't keep getting away with it

No. 244258

>>244238
The graph clearly shows women are the spenders, not debating that, but Cyno appealed to a lot of dudes too. I know a guy who'd been saving all his primos for a year for him to immediately C6 him.

No. 244261

>>244238
Saying that Genshin is a "waifu game" is scrote gaslighting anyway. I know that the game has a shit male to female character total ratio but when we only compare limited 5 star characters it's close to 50:50, and most of the 4-star female characters are just filler to begin with. The story and the events feature playable male characters like Xiao and Kazuha as important figures, including the current one with Razor as its focus.

I actually can't name another (non-joseimuke) gacha that gives us so many male characters made for female consumption. Literally none of the male characters in this game are ugly male power fantasies like old geezers, hideous bald muscle mountains or furries, it's obvious they're created to pander to women. Scrotes can die mad about it and I hope Chinese husbandosisters will continue to drop their paycheck on the boys to keep Mihoyo giving us more and fix the problem with DPS disparity.

No. 244263

>>244261
>Literally none of the male characters in this game are ugly male power fantasies like old geezers, hideous bald muscle mountains or furries, it's obvious they're created to pander to women
well their new game zenless zone zero has males like that… but you're right, at least genshin (and star rail) has proper husbandos. the problem is that genshin has very few tall husbandos, most of them are shounen/shota

No. 244292

>>244258
Why though? Do they self insert as him?

No. 244297

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Do you anons know where I can get more info about scara’s friends? I feel like that part wasn’t really elaborated

No. 244304

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I feel like such a fake fan for finally starting Razor's event even though he's my favorite character and my main loyalty to this game. It's been 2 years and we finally get some backstory he's deserved! I just started and I'm really liking Lisa. She's so patient and caring and shows that she thinks about what's best for this feral child's development. She understands that his position is more precarious than any other child's and fuck that ara ara mommy stuff, I wanna hang out in the library and drink tea.
The only thing that ruined my mood was Paimon. I was just starting to like her when she said "It's just a junk! Did Varka get the boxes mixed up?" I could smack her out of the air and stump her into the ground. Does she need to be in every event? How the hell does the mascot get more lines than the mc? Next survey I need to ask for a function that disables Paimon's voice in the audio settings.

No. 244305

>>244292
Cyno's a badass "edgy" no-nonsense character. Dudes like that.
>>244297
The Husk of Opulent Dreams set is about Scaramouche and his backstory.

No. 244307

>>244297
Did you play the Itadori event? I don't remember exactly what happened, but I'm certain that it talked about his past quite a lot.

>>244304
The English translation team just (once again) fucked up and made Paimon come across like more of a cunt than she really is. She actually says something like "These are all random things. I thought there would be a letter." or something like that. There's a lot of threads about it on Twitter right now if you want to look more into it.
Have you considered playing in Korean or Chinese? I've noticed that most people that hate Paimon play with the JP or EN dub. I play with the CN dub the vast majority of the time and Paimon actually sounds very adorable and calm.
Very unpopular opinion but I think a lot of the Japanese voices suck major ass.

No. 244308

What 4 would you want to upgrade to 5 and how would you change their abilities and ult?

No. 244310

>>244307
I agree the JP dub sucks. The VAs sound like they're all phoning the acting in with the most clichéd voices possible. I hate how young some of the guys sound too, like Aether and Tighnari having gross shota voices.

No. 244312

>>244310
Right? I think the only CN voice that isn't a great fit is Albedo, but that's it. The tall females ara ara voices in Japanese make me so uncomfortable.
>Aether and Tighnari having gross shota voices.
And Tighnari has such a normal ikemen voice in Chinese as well. He literally sounds like a woman in the JP dub, I have no idea what they were thinking.

No. 244313

>>244312
Albedo's voice only sounds good in Korean, and Tighnari's JP voice makes me think of Goku.

No. 244324

>>244307
I switched to Korean and a lot of tall characters sound great! I prefer Ayato, Kaeya, Ninggung, Zhongli and Itto in kr (esp with how regal and lofty Ningguang sounds), but the short guys… I wouldn't even be able to tell what gender Bennett and Gorou were if I only heard their voices. Paimon is definitely and upgrade, though; so, thanks for the tip! I'll try Chinese now

No. 244326

I personally love the Japanese dub and I think Tighnari sounds really cute and the feminine voice fits him, but all the female characters sound horrible compared to the Chinese dub. The anime waifu voice grates my ear to the point it's one of the reasons I refuse to use female characters in the game.

No. 244331

>>244312
Tigs JP voice is a woman.

I play in JP because I understand it, I hate amateur English VA's and can't stand the sound of Chinese and Korean.

No. 244334

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Just tried the Chinese dub and Kaeya sounds great in it too. Someone mentioned once that Kaeya's Japanese voice is too played and comes off as sleazy, etc. and after hearing the different voices I now see how the jpn va is kind of playing a caricature. Korean could be so perfect, but Bennett sounds like a 6 year old and it's killing me. One of the few things jpn got right was a more boyish voice for him. No matter which language I pick sacrifices are gonna be made!

No. 244335

>>244331
Obviously his VA is a woman, it still sounds terrible. He's just a flat chested girl to me in the JP dub.

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>>244334
I think CN is worth it just for Paimon and the female characters. It's nice to run around with the girls and not feel like you are participating in an oneesan or loli fetish just because of the way their voices sound.

No. 244351

>>244343
I'm not attracted to the girls and I'm used to the anime style so it doesn't bug me. I just wish there were more deep voiced guys. Most of the deep voices are non-human NPC's…

No. 244352

>>244334
It's true, I wish we could just pick whichever voices we want for the characters tbh, then I would pick certain VAs for certain characters and such.

No. 244353

>>244343
You're def right about that. I randomly clicked on Sara's voiceline for snow in Chinese and it gave a melancholic vibe that made me like her. It's amazing how the right voice acting can give a character depth the story lacks. Chinese sounds good overall it's just that I don't know if I can catch up with the cadence things are said with the eng subs. This was a fun little experiment though, nonnies!
I'm not checking twitter, but why do they always fuck up eng translations for jpn? It's almost like it's intentional at this point.

No. 244376

>>244261
Do you just not play any other gachas that aren't josei? Genshin is far from a shining example of a co ed gacha pandering to women. It's on the lower end.

No. 244415

Anons that have Cyno and don’t hate Nahida should I pull for Cyno or wait for Nahida. I only have like 80 pulls. I think Nahida design is super cute, but her attack animations are a bit too cutesy. I’m not really a lolifag but she is so darn cute. I not going to lie though they should have just given her the teen body type instead of her being a 500 year old child and the more that I think about it is kind of disappointing. I test played Cyno and enjoyed him a bit, but I don’t know anything about his personality, and I know it’s silly, but I don’t like playing characters with personalities I don’t like. That’s why I have Zhongli but don’t play him. I was also hoping to get Layla but if I wish for Cyno I won’t wish on Nahida banner. … I don’t know what to do. I also I don’t think I have a team comp for Cyno.

No. 244416

>>244415
Cyno's a badass fighter who takes down lawbreakers but he also likes bad jokes and playing card games, kind of gap. He's pretty stoic in the quest though. But are you a new player who hasn't even done the Liyue story quest yet? How do you not know Zhongli's personality.

No. 244420

>>244415
I have Cyno and love his personality but I think maybe you could wait. Now Nahida won’t be great with him either gameplay wise so honestly I’d recommend to wait for Al Haitham, Baizhu or Kaveh (all dendro) and then pull Cyno. Some sus leaks are even saying Cyno will have a rerun around the time these three roll out

No. 244449

>>244307
>jp dub sucks
Overall I agree, but I changed to it, because my most used characters sounded better in it (plus Benny sounds like a husbando in it, in others he is like a child)

No. 244451

>>244376
Funny how people saying this never mention examples or try to pass shit like Arknights as one, Granblue Fantasy is literally the only gacha that has an almost equal ratio but it's a shit game with barely any gameplay but instead everyone just looks at the pretty PNGs. I guess at least it doesn't have the annoying metafags for that.

No. 244452

>>244449
he still looks and acts like a child, heating him with a man voice is weird. his voice actor sounds unattractive.

No. 244464

>>244416
She said she doesn't like zhongli's personality, not that she doesn't know it

No. 244465

>>244452
To each their own

No. 244477

>>244449
I mean, Bennett is supposed to be like 12-14. He is a kid.

No. 244478

>>244477
there's really no such thing nona, all ages are left up to interpretation

No. 244480

>>244478
If he acts like a kid, looks like a kid, sounds like a kid in every dub except one, then anon… he is a kid.

No. 244481

>>244480
i wasn't the original anon, i play in chinese, but i really don't see him as quite THAT young regardless

No. 244487

>>244477
Nta but how do you know? I thought he was like 15-16 with a careless and childish personality. I like the more boyish voice because I just hate when males sound like regular girls.

No. 244489

>>244487
I also think he sounds 15-16 in the Japanese dub, he makes me think of fantasy anime protagonists.

No. 244491

Does anyone even know why Hoyo doesn't assign the same type of voice for characters in all languages? There are times when they're similar but other times you get something like Bennett(3 voiced by women and 1 by a man) or Tighnari (3 by a man and 1 by a woman)?

No. 244493

>>244477
NTA but I thought Bennett was closer to being an older teenager in the 16-19 range since the Adventure Guild wouldn't accept literal children to be killed during quests and his cognitive abilities are clearly mature enough to contemplate his own death and abilities in his character profile.

No. 244495

>>244493
I'd almost suspect that anon of being a twitterina because they're the ones who insist on Bennett being "minor coded" or whatever the term is these days.

No. 244498

>>244495
he does look and act like a child, tard. 12-14, same as xingqiu and his voice reflects it in every language but japanese. it isn't anymore tumblr-y to say it about him than it is to say it about kusanali.

>>244493
>the Adventure Guild wouldn't accept literal children to be killed during quests
klee is an official knight of favonius at age 6(?). diona is a bar tender. they can let shotas in the lameass adventurer's guild.

No. 244499

>>244498
You've just let Christina Vee's horrible performance rot your brain anon. Try the jp dub for a change.

No. 244501

>>244499
no thanks, I use the chinese voices… I don't know or care which anime faggot voiced him but it is the worst one of the four and it doesn't suit him.

No. 244539

>>244477
>>244498
No way anyone besides the child model characters is actually a child, anon. They go off alone working for days at a time and often risk getting killed. Same with Xingqiu, why would he be allowed to go to Inazuma without a chaperone if he was 12? Compare this to when Klee goes out and usually has someone like Jean or Albedo babysitting her even though she's a person of mass destruction and can protect herself.

No. 244545

The only ages we have confirmed are Diluc and amber’s age in the manga. Unless they’re obvious Pedo bait we shouldn’t care if a character "feels like a minor"

No. 244555

>>244539
Xingqiu is also a published author and takes care of the Feiyun guild's affairs which wouldn't make sense if he was an actual child, Klee is mostly just a cute mascot character which is why she's shoehorned in with the knights. He and Bennett both share the same model as Albedo who's unquestionably mature and a well-educated scientist so calling them 12-14 is a huge reach especially because the game has actual child male model used for characters like Teucer and Ruu. It's clear that they're younger than Kaeya or Itto but they're more comparable to the teenage girl model.

No. 244559

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Saw this on /gig/ and thought it'd be more fun here, where we have something resembling a real community.

>Do you have a stable income?

>How much have you spent on Genshin Impact?
>How much have you spent on gacha games other than Genshin Impact?
>Will you keep spending money on Genshin Impact?

No. 244560

>>244559
>Do you have a stable income?
Yes. I make enough that I don't live paycheck to paycheck, but not much more.
>How much have you spent on Genshin Impact?
About $60, all on Welkin's and a couple of BPs.
>How much have you spent on gacha games other than Genshin Impact?
Around $30 on Puzzle and Dragons, which I treated more as a donation than anything, since there's no pity system, and I have around 800 hours in that game.
>Will you keep spending money on Genshin Impact?
Yes, I'll keep buying Welkin's, and BP if I want one of the weapons and I manage to finish it.

No. 244561

>>244559
>Do you have a stable income?
Yes, I work full time and can afford to splurge on games every now and then.
>How much have you spent on Genshin Impact?
Maybe a couple hundred bucks? I've played since launch though so it's divided over two years.
>How much have you spent on gacha games other than Genshin Impact?
A lot, I used to spend like 50-100 per month easily.
>Will you keep spending money on Genshin Impact?
Welkin and BP only, I'll just skip banners I can't afford.

No. 244591

>>244559
Even if I had a job I wouldn't spend a penny on gatcha or overpriced cosmetic skins. I only pay for story content and then only on a game I really like.
It will probably take another 3-5 years for the devs to add all the new regions and story but then who knows how much longer the game will last. Not sinking money into a free always online game when you don't know when they might cut the servers.

No. 244593

>>244591
Treating a gacha game like an investment is retarded redditoid cryptobro behavior. You're paying for an extra experience in a game you otherwise play for free, not something that will grow in value over time. Sure Genshin might have the plug pulled tomorrow and I'd lose the Diluc skin I paid for but at least I got 2 years worth of fun times from the game for less than one AAA title that I finished in 50 hours and never returned to.

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>>244539
>They go off alone working for days at a time and often risk getting killed.
? kids fucking off with no supervision is normal as fuck in animu worlds. you must have some intense brainrot to think this looks legal. and don't start with "m-muh model limitations" either because he looks and acts just as childish in all fan depictions. why obsess over whether or not your 12 year old looking sonsbandos are canonically underage or not like a guilty moid? this isn't twitter, no one's going to cancel you for liking them. weirdest hill to die on.

No. 244595

>>244594
NTA but I would say infighting for multiple posts about Bennett totally being a 12-year old when there are 18-year old anime protagonists who look like him because of "fan depictions" is a much weirder hill to die on.

No. 244597

>>244593
based take

No. 244605

>>244559
>Do you have a stable income?
yes
>How much have you spent on Genshin Impact?
around €300? almost all of that from the first year, I haven't spent anything more since gorou's release
>How much have you spent on gacha games other than Genshin Impact?
too much
>Will you keep spending money on Genshin Impact?
no, never again. I skip so many banners I'm never unable to guarantee the characters I want and the skins they've released so far are… well.

>>244595
are you just infighting for the sake of it? this discussion is about why the jap dub's old man voice is out of place vs the other dubs consistent shota voice

No. 244611

I see the short guy characters as just manlets/late bloomers and Benny's personality totally reads to me like a cheerful shounen hero—he even has the backstory for being an interesting protagonist! The other dubs may have a theme of a super squeaky girl voice but a boyish non-prepubescent voice suits him imo. People can headcanon ages all they want, but the one thing I'm glad that hoyo did was leave the ages undetermined. There are kid models for a reason and Bennett and the others don't have them. I had to switch back to Japanese dub cause I couldn't stand Bennett's girl voice.

No. 244613

>>244611
The male kid model is what Bennett uses lmao

No. 244620

>>244594
Who said anything about "legal"? I said they were older teenagers and not children, as in not the 6-12 year old NPCs who look nothing like the short male playable characters. You're weird as fuck, anon.

No. 244624

>>244620
>>244539
You're right so just ignore 'em. As soon as they bring out the "muh xyz" it's a dead giveaway they've got nothing to say.

No. 244656

>>244593
On the flip side you can always return to that AAA game in the future and replay it again to your heart's content anytime you want. The same can't be said for Genshin, where once an event is gone, it's gone and you're regulated to rewatching it on Youtube.

No. 244688

>>244620
>>244624
you both desperately need to go back to arguing with other shippers twitter/tiktok. why are genshin players like this?

No. 244691

>>244688
oh, so you're the anon who was complaining about female fandom spaces being full of shipping.

No. 244702

>>244613
No, there is no male kid model in Genshin. The kid model would be something like Klee.

No. 244726

>>244691
um, no. no, I was not. thank you for confirming you are a shipper though, that explains why someone would obsessively push their older headcanon ages over the implied/popularly perceived ones; to avoid being called a pedo by 13 year old kinnies.

No. 244727

Stop the fucking infight about character ages, I get enough of this shit on Twitter I don't need it here. This is why Mihoyo didn't give out official ages, because you're supposed to make your own interpretations. Bennett can be 14 or 18 depending on who you're asking.

>>244656
The only event that this really applies to is the summer archipelago because it offers an entire map to explore but as for the rest I really don't think having just a few extra quests or minigames is something to consider a loss. Yes it sucks that the Irodori festival for example can't be replayed because it had essential lore related to Scaramouche and the Kaedehara clan explained in it and the people who started playing this year must be confused if they didn't experience the falling stars event but most of the content stays in the game. Overall you get new content every 3-4 weeks when a new patch is released and pay nothing for it so dropping a couple of bucks on something that you play every day for years is a pretty good deal to me. I rarely replay the one-time purchase titles that I get until literal years have passed because at most they have one new game+ exclusive dungeon or quest and all the actual revisions and new content is saved for a sequel that you have to pay once again for.

No. 244757

>>244727
I just say all the small body types are 18 but live with parents. Anything smaller than them are babies and should be treated as such.

No. 244758

>>244727
You also get weapons from those exclusive events, in Albedo's case one of his best weapons comes from a timed event. If you didn't get it beforehand, then now you're pretty much waiting for the future where Mihoyo maybe releases either the sword, or another character to justify creating a similar weapon.
To each their own, some games have replay value more than others that makes me want to try it again, but take a different route. I just prefer having to pay a set price for something, and not have the thought that I may missed out on something, or have to play catch-up to understand character/story #908 motivations or backstory.

No. 244759

>>244758
How’s the new spear btw? The new event one.

No. 244762

>>244759
Haven't gotten a chance to use it yet. It looks like it would get good on Xiao, but there are probably better spears 4/5 spears for him.

No. 244774

>>244758
Same I’m not gonna pay for constant fomo

No. 244844

>>244611
>I see the short guy characters as just manlets
Are you for real?

No. 244852

>>244844
NTA but absolutely.

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>>244844
Nta either but yeah, specially Xiao and Heizou.

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>>244852
>>244859
My sisters.

No. 244941

>>244852
NTA either but yeah I just see them as short, cute effeminate guys, not children

No. 244951

>>244844
thats not that weird? Characters like albedo and mona use the shorter model but are obvi adults

No. 244975

>>244844
Yeah like when the evil dudes see Cyno in that one trailer. They see his shadowy figure and think it’s a kid. But then they realize he’s not when they see him clearly and when he speaks. That’s literally being a short manlet. He’s not actually a kid just because he has the short boy model.

No. 244991

>>244844
I mean considering how godawful tall guys in this game are, is it really surprising?

No. 244993

>>244759
Does wonders on xiangling in national team

No. 245021

>>244844
I'm the ayrt and why wouldn't I be?

No. 245042

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>>245021
NTA either but I kind of had the same initial reaction, but then I thought about it more and I see what you mean.

All the "medium body size males" feel (physically) under 18 to me except Cyno, Kazuha, Albedo, and Tighnari, who definitely feel like manlets to me, despite being the same size as the others.

I can definitely see reasonable interpretations of most other short male characters as around 18 years old.

However, I personally can't really see Xingqiu, Chongyun, or Venti as much physically older than 16. Other anon was probably having a kneejerk reaction to the implication that characters like those are just short adults.

No. 245047

Well according to the new event, razor is canonically underage. When mona talks about drinking wine fischl doesn't say anything about it, implying she's also underage
Considering that both razor and fischl are close to bennett, that means he's most likely underage too. Chongyun and xingqiu also read as underage to me
The rest are adults

No. 245050

>>244844
its cope, its very clear with how their designed they are supposed to children

No. 245051

>>245042
What? I almost sure Xiao, Albedo and Cyno and Tighnari are a bit taller than the rest?
Or maybe because I see them as older lol

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>>245051
Hmm, according to the fandom wiki, there's slight variation in height, but it includes hair so it's a little hard to say.

Xiao and Albedo are the shortest "medium males" at 162.X cm, and Heizou is the tallest at 166.9 cm.

The difference is pretty minimal, and I wonder if it would be closer to 0 if the characters were compared without hair at all.

Wiki height page: https://genshin-impact.fandom.com/wiki/Measurement#Character_Heights

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>>245047
I wish Mihoyo wasn’t so vague about it. Give us their canon ages and this won’t be a fandom fight anymore. They must be reluctant because of the amount of porn made.

No. 245057

>>245042
>definitely feel like manlets to me, despite being the same size as the others.
Ok so you just base characters age on your own feeling, thats fine and all but you know that other people also do that? Kazuha and venti litteraly look so much a like that i dont understand your logic with how venti doesnt look physically older. They all have the same anime style.

Anyway this argument is stupid, imo all characters are adults except the "loli" characters.
>inb4 noooo nonnie you cant like this short fictional male characters because i headcanon him as a 11 year old!!!
idc, also notice how this argument never happens to the female characters like ganyu and mona who gets sexualised a lot more? Mh i wonder why that is

No. 245058

>All this autism about the characters' canonical ages
Look if we even have to have this debate it means it doesn't matter since it's so up for interpretation. The loli model is obviously a child but the medium male can just be a cute manlet. I sure hope all the people treating them as "shotas" treat the medium females as lolis too.

>>245057
>idc, also notice how this argument never happens to the female characters like ganyu and mona who gets sexualised a lot more? Mh i wonder why that is
this, truly perplexing isn't it

No. 245060

>>245042
That makes sense tbh, Chongyun, Xinqiu, Razor and Bennet seem younger than 18, I say they're around 15-16 years old.
The others feel definitely older. Venti is weird though, he has the body of his dead best friend, who was supposed to be a teen, yet people let him drink, meanwhile, traveler is always told to have alcohol free versions of drinks with no buts.
Anyways, I loved this event, Mondstadt's events are always great, and I don't know, they really manage to tug your heartstrings.
It was nice to see event spoilers Razor's parents even if they're just npc models, that was lazy as fuck, now I wonder if klee's mother will also be an npc model

No. 245063

>>245058
japanese fans call the short male model "shota". i've seen cyno and heizou being called shota multiple times

No. 245088

>>245062
Well Ganyu is ~100 years old or something being an adepti right?

>>245060
I think the Traveler not being able to drink isn't necessarily because they're underage, the writers were making different excuses at different times. Probably a self-insert thing for the younger players. I don't drink anyway so I don't care. Also not sure if the traveler is supposed to be really old and in a coma or something for a while, or if time travel was involved.

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>>245057
>people say that the short male characters are underage so they can get mad at you for shipping them!
>oh I believe that all the short male characters are adults for umm very legitimate reasons (and totally not just because I'm terribly afraid to be called a pedo by 14 yr olds on Twitter)

Xingqiu's story is all about being a child prodigy, he talks about his family all the time, he looks like a shota, and his title is literally "Juvenile Gallant." Thinking he's underage is not just based on feelings, and you're stretching canon way more when you insist that every single character is an adult than people who say that some characters are probably underage.

But it's fucking fine if you want to ship underage characters. Most people here are not "antis" or whatever and are not looking to bite your head off for it. Just don't draw or consume literal shota porn.

Also, plenty of people here have argued about the short woman model in similar ways. Consensus is generally that Fischl is probably underage, while Keqing is almost certainly an adult based on her years of serious job experience. Other characters tend to fall somewhere in-between.

You see less arguments about the girls because scrotes don't give even half a fuck about being hebephiles– they're too busy debating the ethics of jerking it to nahida feet.

No. 245091

lot of coomers in this thread

No. 245093

They're literally just a bunch of shippers kek. It's obvious the male characters aren't straight up shotas, but like the traveler they're your regular shonen anime protagonist and characters. They're designed to look like teenagers. Imo it's fine if you ship two teen characters in a fluffy way, but even if it's porn I can see someone interpreting them as 18 year olds (who look younger because of the anime style). Either way nothing will ever be as bad as moids making porn of a character that's very obviously a child like Klee.

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Anyway what's your favourite short male ship, I'm so glad the current event featured these two again because ever since Windblume I fell in for them hard.

No. 245104

>>245097
Razor and Bennett all the way!

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>>245089
Ayrt i dont understand why you are bringing up shipping? Also my whole post was that idc about the discussion of the characters age so why are you just assuming like i care what some kids on twitter think?

>well actually xingqui is a child

He is literally described as a young man in the in game description. If you see him a child thats fine by me idc but you just seem to assume a lot of stuff for no reason kek. Idc who you ship him with and i don't need your permission for that stuff either.

>hebephiles

What

>>245091
Yes what about it?

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>>245106
For someone who "isn't trying to cancel anyone" and considers it "fucking fine" that anon sure seems hellbent on proving that Xingqiu and Bennett are actually children and we're all """"hebephiles"""" for liking them kek

No. 245110

>>245053
>Childe - 189 cm
>Kaeya - 188 cm
>Ayato- 189 cm
Ew what the fuck. Why are they so gigantic? I thought they were somewhat like 175-180 cm. This article reeks of autismo. Hardly one can deduce anything by analysing genshin characters' models besides the fact that mihoyo is cheap af and can't be bothered to utilize more than 5 types of them for all characters.

No. 245112

>>245110
honestly agree, Mihoyo is just a bunch of cheapskates that can't give us varying heights or body types so I doubt all the characters are canonically locked inside a slot with only a 5-centimeter deviation so treating these as "canon heights" is terminally retarded.

No. 245115

I was the anon that called them manlets, and the nonas here trying to crucify other nonas like they're degen men need to simmer down and take this ephebophile fight to reddit if they care about the children so much. The women here aren't predators and will never come close to the level of a regular degenerate gamer. Use whatever crumbs to make these characters minors if you want, but don't impose on others (except for the really disgusting porn that you know were drawn to look underage and esp Klee stuff).

No. 245144

>>245047
By your argument Bennett is overage, since he says he wants to share wine with Traveler and Razor once their bottle is ready. Since Traveler is over 500 and still isn't allowed to drink in Mondstadt that's kind of a dumb argument imo. But I find the whole age debacle in general is pretty stupid, they're kept vague on purpose to not cause stupid arguments.

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>>245110
I read once that they're around 1.70 to 1.85 being Zhongli the tallest and I like it, I think Itto would be ridiculously huge though, like 1.90, since he's an oni and all that stuff.
This is the most logical height comparison, I found it on Reddit, so I don't know why they had to add that other character from a completely different source.

No. 245156

>>245145
This is pathetic. Reminds me of when mihoyo reused kaeya's animations for bennett and cucks were trying to make up lore justifications for it KEK.

>>245062

With the exception of Hu Tao, they do look of age? Women being 5'3 isnt weird but for men it is and it makes them all look like children. Scrotes wouldn't care whether they were legal or not either way.

No. 245158

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>>245145
The in-game heights probably aren't 'canon', but those measurements are probably taken using the gameworld scale. Game developers generally try to create things with 'real' heights to keep things simple.

I believe that this chart is calculated by ordering the chars in order of their datamined heights (picrel). But OP ignored how tall they actually are in relation to each other.
The datamined heights list Ningguang's height as 1.80 meters (5'11), and Beidou and Jean's heights as 1.73 meters (5'8). In the chart, Ningguang is about 5'11, but Jean is about 5'6, and Beidou around 5'8. If you load Ningguang and Jean/Beidou onto a team and swap between them quickly, it's pretty apparent that they're very close to the same height. This lines up better with Fandom's estimates of 170, 170, and 171 cm.

There should also be a significant jump in height between Venti and Jean. In-game, Venti's eyes are at about the level of Jean's chin. Qiqi is also monstrously tall for her proportions in the chart kek. Lolis always look kind of uncanny but this is too much.

The datamined height most likely represents the height of their vertical collision box rather than their apparent heights. This mostly lines up with their apparent heights, but it seems like it's handled somewhat arbitrarily for characters with hats.

Unfortunately, this chart seems less accurate to the in-game heights than the Fandom.com estimates. I do think this chart more-or-less makes sense for fanfic or headcanons, though.

No. 245206

>>245158
They're the same "height" because they're only varying the model heights by a very small deviation (a couple of centimeters) in order to not have to create an entirely new model with different proportions so the ones measured in-game are only indicative (i.e. "tall or not tall"), I really have no idea how autistic you have to be in order to not understand this holy shit. There's a reason Itto looks so buff in a lot of the artwork but has noodle arms in his model.

Seriously how the fuck can spergs in this thread blame fujos for "talking about anything but the game" when weird ass redditoids drag infights on with muh datamined height charts FOR DAYS just to prove that women who think Bennett, Venti and Xingqiu are cute are actually "hebephiles" in denial and on par with scrotes jerking it to Nahida feet. Absolutely pathetic, my god

No. 245212

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shotas are cute, you guys should be more honest. unless you like oneshota, then you should neck yourself

No. 245213

>>245212
So is this just about some loser being a shotacon and trying to cope by dragging everyone else down with them? Is this the same tranny from the BL thread who reed about being oppressed for liking kiddy porn and how short twinks are "practically shota" for days at anons telling him to fuck off for being a degenerate before finally getting banned after outing himself? It's like some bastardized groundhog day.

No. 245214

>>245212
people were finally being reasonable and then you just had to come in and make it seem like bait again. great job nona.

No. 245215

>>245213
Nta but none of those anons were banned. The schizo tranny came in at the end of that fight and started flinging shit at both sides and claiming to be random posters fod attention like always. He was the one who got banned. That infight was basically one moralfag against the whole thread telling them to fuck off.

No. 245216

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>>245214
Maybe it's troon-kun himself? Bait post with an air of bitterness about the hatred towards oneeshota this board harbors + picture reused from the last thread. So much cute cynonari art, why else reuse instead of posting something new?

No. 245219

>>245215
Conveniently the shotabaiting disappeared entirely after going on for literally days after he outed himself, the "i-it wasn't the tranny, it was just him faking his part!!!" is actual ropium for the fellow degenerates who took his side and so is the "it was just one moralfag who didn't like child porn!!!" when there were at least 4 different anons telling pedofags to take their shotashit out. It's way, way too much of a coincidence for this same fucking "ackshually you're all shotacons too" debate to start over in this thread again.

>>245216
It is him, no doubt about it. He fucking hates fujos and knows there's overlap with the anons in this thread and the fujo thread so he's found his niche in trying to paint them all with a broad shotacon brush just like he did before to bait infighting.

No. 245223

>>245219
>"i-it wasn't the tranny, it was just him faking his part!!!"
This is true. He frequently claims to be posters all over the site to prove he can "blend in," when we know from the distinct incoherent word salad ever-present in all his posts that his claims are false.
He is a straight man with no interest in BL shota or BL in general, he simply did that because of his love for shit stirring and hatred for fujos; he was trying to put a target on their backs by reducing their interests to tranny shit. You and only you fell for it that time because he claimed to be on the side of the anons you have a personal vendetta against. So in a way it worked but he overestimated how big of an impact it would cause. The infighting stopped naturally because it had gone on for several days and it became very clear you and the tranny were the only ones still invested in it at that stage. Everyone else had learned to moved on and ignore you two.

No. 245224

>>245223
>"you and the tranny"
>thinking there's only one obsessively samefagging anon in /m/ who doesn't like cartoon child porn or short males being categorized as "shotas" only to make some shotacon feel better about their fetish
What a hardcore cope

No. 245225

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>they think that i'm the baiting tranny moid-kun
i'm so much of a hater that people now think i'm not even a girl….

No. 245227

>>245224
>doing mental gymnastics to claim everyone who disagrees with you is secretly only one obsessively samefagging schizophrenic tranny in /m/ who simultaneously hates bl, likes shota bl, can't string together a proper sentence, but could casually string together multiple long posts within seconds of each other when he was arguing with you and go unclocked until outing himself for the first time in his life only to make yourself feel morally superior in the lolcow.farm yaoi thread
Anyways I think there's been enough fighting over this topic by now. Agree to disagree and drop it.

No. 245250

>>245158
>180 cm Ningguang
Canon and based

No. 245267

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>>245158
Kek, Albedo is ridiculously short but he's really cute.

No. 245284

>>245206
I understand this. I just think it's fun to explain where different supposed character height measurements come from, as it seems to be a pretty popular point of debate among the fanbase. People who care enough to look into it themselves can pretty clearly see that characters with the same base model have at most barely visible differences in height. But fandom is a different beast, and urban myths like this (and that characters don't use the same base models LMFAO) get spread around like crazy.

This chart alone is probably responsible for making quite a few people believe that the characters have meaningfully different heights.

I'm just having fun being autistic and debunking sources of misinfo, even if I know that it doesn't matter at all.

(And though the height conversation started when the age debate started, it's been a fairly real discussion that's pretty separate from the ree'ing.)

No. 245496

I've counted my wishes and by Nahida's banner I'll have 160 (previous wishes included which I'm at 56) wishes approx. I only want Layla but my main goal is Scaramouche.

Would you nonas recommend I wish 10 times hopefully I get Layla or ignore her for Scara?

No. 245499

>>245496
It’s risky. Never pull for a 4-star on a banner where you don’t like the 5-star. Also the Sumeru 4-stars in general seem easy to get, leakers are saying dori is gonna be free soon. Sucks for the people who wasted their primos on her

No. 245500

>>245496
nah not worth it to potentially lose scara for a 4 star

No. 245512

>>245496
dont pull for 4 stars, you might get layla anyway when pulling for scara or maybe when u pull on the standard banner. The higher rate ups for 4 stars are legit a scam. Pulled on itto banner and my gorou is still only c4 and two of those cons i didnt even get on the itto banner but from different event banners and the standard banner, but i do have c1 itto now kek. Also got ganyu on her fist banner when trying to get xingqui. I remember being so angry back then because i thought i ruined my pity for xiao kek.

No. 245525

>>245496
Don't do it, you will ruin everything, I tried to get the raccoon girl once and I ended up getting stuck with Yoimiya, which ruined my pity.
Just be patient, think about it, you will get scaramouche and he will look kind of cute.

No. 245546

>>245496
Like others already said, never pull for 4 stars on a banner for a 5 star you don't want, especially if the 5 star banner you want is coming up soon. It never works out. You're only guaranteed to get a 4-star every 10 wishes and it can be a weapon, one of the two other rate-up characters you don't want or an entirely different 4-star. The odds are stacked against you in every way and it's too much of a risky gamble, I know people who had to waste almost 100 rolls just to get one Gorou when he was one of the featured 4 stars. I guess one 10 roll is safe enough but honestly, I wouldn't do it.

No. 245554

>>245496
Other anons are mostly right. However, what's your current pity? How many rolls will you have by the time Scara's banner starts?
If you're only going for C0, you can safely spend so long as you'll still have 180 rolls for Scara's banner. (You could even count the rolls you gain during Scara's banner if you know you're dedicated to earning primos.)
Anons are acting like you're risking your guaranteed Scara by rolling, but that's not necessarily the case.
However, absolutely do NOT do it if you do not like Nahida and wouldn't use her. It would be better to miss out on the increased Layla rates and to save your rolls for another 5-star.

No. 245617

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butt

No. 245641

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>>245499
>>245500
>>245512
>>245525
Thank you so much frens I needed that assurance as my friend kept insisting that the 10 wishes won't hurt but you guys are %100 right she'll probably pop at any time like Xinyan does lol

>>245554
Current pity is 56 and I think I'll have more than enough for him if I ignore the Nahida banner. I've won the 50/50 3 times in a row and I don't think my luck will let me win it a 4th time . I like Nahida as an Archon and would be neat if added to my collection but I dislike the child 3D models I don't know why kek so I don't feel that bad not getting her until her next rerun

I posted here because I needed some type of closure due to how tempting these banners get, and you kind nonas slapped some sense into me, early wishing but good luck all of your wanted charas!

No. 245699

Oh god, scara is like 100% anemo? Not bad that he is not electro, since that's a kinda trashy element. But couldn't they retcon him into cryo or pyro instead? Is there some lore reason for anemo I am not aware of? I have no idea what should mihoyo do to make him a viable unit, considering the likes of kazuha, venti and xiao.

No. 245710

>>245699
Mihoyo is unfortunately weird af about the gender ratios of certain elements, it's fucked up we don't have a 5-star cryo guy when that's one of the best elements, but it's clearly purposeful at this point. I suppose at least the idea behind scara being anemo is that presumably he's supposed to finally be free in some capacity he wasn't before, he also perfectly fits the anemo pattern of being a manlet who lost a friend. Anyway, we don't have full leaks of his kit or anything yet, but he's supposedly going to be like a 5-star Heizou

No. 245714

>>245710
>>245699
If we look at the leaks of him being a 5-star Heizou I'm guessing that he's supposed to be replacing Venti (or rather being an upgraded Venti) as the best anemo boy as he's possibly being given crowd control and DPS utilities. If he turns out to have an amazing kit I won't be so mad at Mihoyo for the element change.

No. 245753

>>245714
>5-star Heizou
>replacing Venti
Heizou and Venti could not be less similar in their roles to each other. Heizou is a dps with very poor cc abilities and Venti is a support specifically for cc. If you were going to compare what we can expect from scara to the currently available anemo 5-stars, it would make more sense to compare him to Xiao, but even then, I wouldn't suggest the idea of Xiao getting "replaced" since their playstyles will still be very different despite both being anemo dps. It might end up being something of a ganyu vs ayaka situation between them though

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>>245714
Last anon here. My bad, I didn't realize that the 56 rolls you mentioned were your current pity. I thought you had 160 full wishes saved up and was wondering why

I crunched the numbers for funsies. If you lost the 50/50, bought Welkin's, did every event (assuming low-to-average event frequency and primos), got an low-to-average amount of maintenance primos, got 27 stars in each Spiral Abyss, and did every commission, you'd barely make it to 180 rolls by the last day of Scara's banner, assuming it's the first banner of 3.3 and lasts only two weeks. Any extra primos you earn from unexpectedly high event rewards, quests, opening chests, battle pass, etc could safely be spent on Nahida's first banner.
But still, assuming you won't miss a single thing is a bit of a gamble in of itself.

Now to be the devil whispering in your ear:
It's exceedingly rare (<1% chance) to not hit pity until after 85 rolls. Taking that chance would free up 10 rolls.
At 80 rolls, the cumulative probability of having rolled a 5-star is 91.8%. There's only a 0.67% chance of having to exceed 80 rolls for a 5-star twice in a row, and you won't have to even make that gamble unless you win the Nahida 50/50 and lose the Scara 50/50. If you're willing to gamble on that, too, that's another 10 rolls.
It seems like you're going to roll for Nahida eventually anyways, so why not roll on a little on the banner that has the 4-stars you want?

(but the biggest gamble of all is whether you'd actually get a Layla in the 20-ish rolls you might be able to spare for her. 43% at 20 rolls. is that chance worth spending months scrounging for primos and hoping that you won't be part of the unluckiest 1%?)

>>245753
Yeah, I had the same thought. I found the leaker tweet that compares Scara to Venti, but I haven't found anything comparing him to Heizou besides pure speculation.

Twitter @hxg_diluc
>Source from Uncle DD:
>Scaramouche Elemental Burst is similar to Venti Elemental Burst, with a smaller area.
>Scaramouche's Elemental Skills make him float for a while.

No. 245819

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Happy birthday Xingqiu!

No. 245838

did you guys know that abbystea got paid in crystals by mihoyo lmao i guess they support the venti x lisa agenda, glad i never rolled on that shit character

No. 245839

>>245819
Happy birthday Xingqiu! I rolled you on my first 10 roll ever and I've loved using you since.

>>245838
jesus christ oneeshota/anti-venti sperg

No. 245840

>>245839
THEY PAID HER CAN'T YOU READ
the bitch got PAID for venlisa fanart

No. 245841

trying to cope that maybe they paid her early on when she was drawing lumine x venti and venti solo and not venlisa since it's not a mihoyo pushed ship (like chongyun x shenhe)

No. 245847

>>245841
Just shut the fuck up with your annoying schizoposting, we've heard this same shit from you too many times.

Also before newfags here bite the bait, at some point Mihoyo was paying everyone in-game currency for drawing Genshin fanart for taking part in contests or just creating hype material etc, Abbystea's most popular pieces were her solo Ventis and that's why a lot of people followed her without really giving a shit about her Venlisa obsession.

No. 245850

>>245847
Yeah Genshin has payed countless of questionable artists and streamers. Literally some streamers that even spoke badly about the game. They don’t look into who they’re paying.

No. 245852

>>245850
All they care about is money, I don't know how you anons did not realise that yet lol. The only based thing these devs did was called out people who cared way too much about canceling others long time ago.
It's the same devs who had an art contest that was won by a person who traced the said artwork, they did not bother crediting any artists and paid in in-game currency. Most of their eng VAs spent their salary on these gems too.

No. 245863

>>245840
Every big genshin artist can easily get paid in gacha currency, this isn't new. Quit obsessing over shit no one cares about but you in here.

No. 245870

>>245714
I'm worried he's going to be a main DPS if anything honestly. Not bad because I can see him being really fun to play regardless which is still a win in my book, but they're really particular about not releasing another good anemo that can be used as support.

No. 245990

Yet another absolutely depressing hidden sidequest… jeez Alphonso
Though that reminds me if the writers will remember about Chouji in the future.
I swear Dottore better not be playable, he deserves to die by our hand a million times more than Signora and I haven't even read the manga to get all his backstory.

No. 246009

>>245990
It'd be neat to have a playable villain character for people who are into that stuff, but I just can't imagine HYV actually using this Dottore for that. I'm sure that if he does end up being a playable character it's going to be a clone that is a lot more harmless and nice than this one.

No. 246018

>>245990
they made childe playable but killed signora. they're making scaramouche playable so fill in the blanks nonnas

No. 246020

>>246018
dottore uses the playable tall model though

No. 246021

>>245990
At least Dottore's uncontested insanity is interesting in all its macabre glory and keeps me at the edge of my seat, for Signora it's just
>My Nigel died in a war ree time to turn into a witch
>Now I'm a harbinger but in a coomer outfit doing absolutely nothing but gloating about their evil plans
>Oh no Traveler kicked my ass and I died unceremoniously
As autistic as Childe's fighting hyperfixation is he's still actively doing something even if it is just fucking things up, and Scaramouche despite being the target of mommy issues memes has a background and plot connecting to the current events of the game. With Signora she just existed as a "Snezhnayan diplomat" ara-araing on the Traveler. I agree that her death was really lame and that she could've been a great character if allowed to exist and develop for longer, but I don't understand why people act like she was super deep and compelling. Maybe they're so desperate for a strongly written female character they just hold on to anyone who isn't an overworked waifu obsessed with their job.

No. 246029

>>246021
genshin characters are so bland, dottore is easily the most interesting we have so far. being able to play as a mad scientist would be super cool

No. 246045

>>246021
>Now I'm a harbinger but in a coomer outfit doing absolutely nothing but gloating about their evil plans
Are you describing Dottore?
>Maybe they're so desperate for a strongly written female character they just hold on to anyone
Yes, pretty much this. Even to a greater extent applicable to female characters' designs.

No. 246049

>>246045
Dottore's developing delusions, masterminding a gigantic plan taking advantage of a city and reverse engineering a gnosis to artificially construct a false god, anon, I wouldn't consider that "doing absolutely nothing". Plus he had a noticeable part in the manga's events. He's a psychopathic villain but he sure gets shit done.

No. 246060

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The sickness that Dottore experimented on, think it was called Elazar, is definitely the curse from Khaenri’ah. I think that’s how they’re gonna make him playable. He was "just trying to undo a curse, Celestia are the bad guys for creating the curse" and "he did the right thing in the wrong way" is what’s going to make people sympathetic.

No. 246061

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>>246060
Here’s more proof that the sickness is the curse from Khaenri’ah

No. 246085

>>246061
i thought so too nonna, especially when they talk about the faces. the only thing that tripped me up was the mention of scales.

No. 246088

>>246049
Webtoon Dottore didn't do anything other than laugh evilly for 3 panels, defeat a monster off-screen and have some autistic fits. They clearly retconned his character and made up this new clone of him because nobody would've pulled for the old version.

>>246060
There's no way they will try to woobify Dottore this way. Seriously, they'll just make up a random nice clone and then give us that guy to play as, I think that was the entire point of even introducing the clone thing. They aren't gonna make a man playable that did messed up experiments on Collei and other humans who doesn't even have any redeeming qualities.

No. 246091

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>>246085
Maybe hilichurls actually have scales, but the game has to simplify such details so the mobile players can play on their potatoes.
And the official hilichurl art often is all cute-fyed, so they can't just make the scale details.
Or they're named scales because they're literal scales that humans can develop. Spoiler for skin condition pictures, I was curious, I wouldn't be surprised if the inspiration for the Elazar illness is a mix of these two.

No. 246092

>>246091
NTA, it does clearly seem to me that there's a connection between elezar and the hilichurl curse, but the part that's weird to me is far less the scales and more the loss of motion caused by elezar

No. 246093

>>246092
I have some hypotheses, I'm just basically writing a headcanons at this point:
>The curse has worsened over the time
It could be that the curse has become more and more unbearable, so now there's people that just stop moving, they become "monsters" but they just die instead of going feral/becoming primitive.
>the curse only immobilizes certain people
Maybe those that are pure of heart or that are innocent won't be able to move, and those that are wicked become primal beasts that after the curse rots them too much, they go to the chasm to find a final rest.

No. 246095

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>>246091
NTA but I did consider this myself since it would tie a lot of loose ends together but what makes it complicated is that Eleazar is only found in Sumeru and it predates the catalyst (i.e. fall of Khaenri'ah) by thousands of years. We also saw how the scales looked like on Dunyarzad's hands and they were a lot bigger, clearly lizard-like. Another thing is that it's said to be connected to the withering being described as "the withering but in a human form", while the forests of Sumeru ease its symptoms (probably because they're infused by the dendro archon's power?). The current archon story also revealed that first cases started appearing when king Deshret released "forbidden knowledge" into his kingdom, so maybe it's related to knowing something about the world he wasn't supposed to?. The Chinese name 魔鳞病 translates to "demon scale disease" but the English translation name to "God has helped" which I don't know if it's intentional, but interesting still.

All in all, I don't think it's tied to Khaenri'ah. Collei's symptoms have been mentioned to be completely stopped by Dottore's experiments and seeing how he's been meddling with gods' powers with the false god shit, it could be connected to them. Sorry for spazzing out about this but it's a very interesting thing to think how it ties to the world as a whole.

No. 246136

yaaaaaaaaaaaaawn(shitposting)

No. 246349

>>246095
Interesting points anon! I love when we discuss the lore here. But I was thinking about the part about forbidden knowledge. Isn’t that kind of why celestia cursed khaenri’ah? They went against the heavenly principles and created a godless nation that could create life through the art of Kemia. Forbidden knowledge is the similarity with Sumeru and Eleazar.

No. 246661

>>246349
Khaenri'ah had some forbidden knowledge, like Enjou looking for proof that Celestia were not the original gods, but it seems more and more like Celestia smote Khaenri'ah because they were waging all out war on the populace of Teyvat. Look at all the Ruin machines left behind centuries after Khaenri'ah got rekt. The huge robot mechs abandoned in Sumeru and the Wolflord in Inazuma are WMD level threats. The Ruin Serpents in the Chasm were killing thousands of soldiers until Bosacius and Yelan's ancestor sealed them in the depths.

I hope Khaenri'ah's obvious misdeeds aren't glossed over in the end. Like yeah Celestia is evil but what the fuck was Khaenri'ah doing with all those weapons, you know?

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>I hope Khaenri'ah's obvious misdeeds aren't glossed over in the end.
I’ve never thought about it but yeah you’re right I hope it’s addressed too.

In other news. These leaked Nahida voicelines… why is mihoyo pushing the poop jokes? Scat loli fetish?

No. 246834

>>246798
I knew they would add more stupid bathroom talk, seem like that will be her quirk.

No. 246852

>>246798
Fucks sake. This is exactly what I was afraid of. We can't even have a cute little cabbage fairy girl without mihoyo pushing their grim moid fetishes. Guess I'll be saving my primos for Alhaitham after all

No. 246856

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>think feet fetish is the worst they can come up with
>hit us with scat

No. 246882

>>246798
The absolute state

No. 246888

>>246852
isn't it a thing that the most common fetishes pedos have outside of pedophilia are feet and poop? shouldn't have expected anything but degeneracy to come of a loli archon. recently I saw the genderspecial-run daily picture twitter account for her complaining about the ever-present emphasis on feet in otherwise nonsexual fanart of her.

No. 246895

Since anons will surely pull for her regardless, just pretend that she's scat singing whenever she talks about scat fetish prompts.

No. 246897

>>246798
Are you anons upset about the scat mentions because Nahida is a child or why do you only give a fuck about the shit mentions now? Hoyoverse has always been weirdly obsessed with poop. Bennett, Yoimiya and Xiangling also have mentions of diarrhea in their lore or teapot dialogue. One of Bennetts interactions in the teapot is literally all about him having the runny shits.

No. 246923

>>246897
Yes because she's a child, and also because she seems to be preoccupied with it. It's one thing for Bennett to get the shits to illustrate his bad luck - not something I particularly want to know about either - and another to have your loli archon actually interested in it. Mihoyo know exactly what sort of scrote Nahida appeals to like >>246888 said, and are pandering to the absolute worst of them

No. 247050

>>246897
Bennett mentioning runny shits while adventuring because of his quirk (the bad luck) is a bit different than a child pedobait character just being obsessed with it because?? But also yeah hoeyoverse needs to tone down the fetish pandering because at this point it's embarassing. The see through clothes, the armpits, poop jokes, feet, lolis and boob jiggling are becoming a little too much imo.

No. 247054

Come on, that dookie thing is just a bad attempt at trying to give her a "funny" reoccurring joke because poop funny haha, not some loli scat fetish propaganda. Most of the diarrhea/shit talk is added by the English localization team too so take your complaints to them, for example Bennett's voiceline about Jueyun chilis only talks about how they give him trouble breathing in the original one but for the English line includes that mention about giving him diarrhea for no reason at all. The same goes for his teapot dialogue.

No. 247087

The only thing worse than story commision RNG is those days when you just get 4 generic ones!

No. 247127

>>247054
I agree that it could be a bad joke or the english translation team not knowing what they're doing, but mihoyo does cater to fetishists. You can't really blame people for thinking that the poop talk is a fetish thing, I mean they make characters for pedos too.

No. 247224

>>247050
>>246856
>>246852
Some of you sound pornsick and mentally deranged. How the fuck can you play the game and be like "the way she's running is a fetish!!". Jesus…

No. 247236

Nilou's character demo. Coomerism aside genshin keeps stepping up with the fight animations and open world. even the 4 stars have interesting gameplay

No. 247237

>>247236
I don't think she's coomerish, but she does sound autistic.

No. 247240

>>247236
I hate her design. One of their worst.

No. 247245

>>247236
She looks like one of those characters in that quintuplets anime.

No. 247263

>>247054
>>247127
Damn, imagine just trying to be funny and ending up looking like a pedo.

No. 247294

>>247224
Okay keep fapping to the armpits and leave

No. 247464

Good luck to everyone pulling today! I got Albedo after much struggle… hopefully you guys have better luck than I did.

No. 247494

I got Cyno with 3 hours to spare after losing my 50 to QiQi at the beginning of the patch. Did the matra take pity on me after all these days of grinding? Now I'll have to search the entire desert for scarabs cause of him.

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>>247464
I got my beloved Albedo after 45 pulls! He's so cute, I love this manlet.

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>>247464
I lost 50/50 to Mona, but got Alb the very next pull! I love playing with him so much. And tbh, kinda glad I got Mona anyway to make crossing bodies of water easier. I was never going to pull for Ayaka, so.

No. 247511

>>247294
She has a point though. Some of you all are overreacting to what seems like a poorly executed joke.

No. 247552

I found a genshin artist who is a funny cow, but idk if it's allowed fo talk about this here? It's still genshin related

No. 247638

>>247552
I think that as long as it isn't Abysstea it's okay, that retard is a boring cow.

No. 247747

>>247638
this, don't fucking care whether or not someone's pro-russian. the other guy who traces his coomer art isn't interesting either because they all do that.

No. 247809

Is Sumeru's quest better than Inazuma?

No. 247811

>>247809
They're much better, you actually get to give a fuck about the NPCs, which aren't annoying, and the stories aren't just some miscellaneous shit that has barely anything to do with the important shit like the archons.
The only annoying one is the archon quest tbh, but it's still quite interesting because it makes you think unlike other quests where all you have to do is beat up something and give an npc a thing.
Also, there's no idiotic "oh no I forgot to do my taxes!!" Plot lines.

No. 247832

I lost my 50/50 to the redheaded muppet Diluc. I wanna cry. I just want my pretty (autistic) water dancer.

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>>247809
The archon quest? Yes. It is dialogue heavy but interesting. It ties in early genshin lore well too with gnosis, Scara, dottore etc which makes everything feel relevant. Inazuma made me just wonder, why are we here and why is this relevant to the travelers journey?

No. 247878

>>247832
At least you got a dps that's actually relevant to the plot.

No. 247919

>>247878
Yeah about that, I just played the three magi part of the archon quests. Where the fuck is Nilou and why is she so irrelevant? Is she completely gonna be irrelevant to the plot from now on? Feels odd since mihoyo put her centered in every promotion art

No. 247934

>>247919
She's only relevant during the archon quest because she's so autistic that she managed to save everyone with her dancing. Otherwise she was too busy dancing to give a fuck about anything else.

No. 247939

File: 1665960285855.jpg (Spoiler Image,368.2 KB, 1300x1189, you will never be a real archo…)

meme containing minor 3.2 Scaramouche spoilers

No. 247963

>>247939
male humor. why do they hate him so much specifically? is it because he's pretty and 3dpd girls simp him?

No. 247973

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Another win for the girls. 3rd most sold banner

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>>247973
Nice. Now we need a good support for him. If Kaveh or Baizhu end up good for his kit this is a total win.

No. 247987

>>247973
If only I could find those fucking scarabs

No. 248012

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After Tighnari which 5 star should go on the standard banner? Childe and Ganyu need to go, I'm tired of their reruns.

No. 248016

Its hard to save my primos for scara, but i will not pull on any of the other husbando banners till i got him.

>>248012
they wont go on the standard banner since theyre event characters and its stated in the game that event character will only be available to in the event banner. However i really would like a 5 star geo character in the standard banner.

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>>247987
Same I have 45 left but this map helps

No. 248058

>>248012
Childe hasn't had a rerun in over a year, anon

No. 248137

>>248012
none will. tighnari was created to go on standard banner like the other standard banner 5 stars. event characters will remain event exclusive. at most, they may make a geo character for standard banner in the future so there will be one of each element but never expect to see historically event exclusive ones join it until the game starts dying.

No. 248155

>>248137
Yeah exactly. Mihoyo can create new characters that they add to the standard banner but they would have to announce it first. If they add an event exclusive character and out of the blue add them in the standard, they could get in legal trouble in China. You cannot sell something as an exclusive and then, without announcing it beforehand like Tigh, put them on the standard.

No. 248158

>>248155
it's extremely unlikely they could get in legal trouble over it, that and the legal trouble over nerfing meme are both rumors that the western community who have no prior experience with chinese media let alone video games made up. but doing it wouldn't benefit them in any way. they design these event characters with overpowered constellations with the intention of forcing people to spend a lot to get them in their short availability periods. adding them to standard banner where they could pop up at any time as freebies would defeat the point of that.

No. 248162

>>247963
NTA but it's a parody of the YWNBAW copypasta, I assume the purpose of making a Scaramouche version is because a ton of tifs like to headcanon/claim that he's also a tif on account of it seeming odd that Ei would choose to make a male puppet as any sort of replacement for herself or Makoto

No. 248191

>>248162
i already knew that. i dont think its that deep; these are /v/ cumbrains we're talking about. they couldn't care less about tifs or their headcanons.

No. 248236

>>248162
my theory is that raiden created him more like a genderless puppet and then he became a man by his own choice

No. 248501

>>248158
I assume the reason some reruns sell better is people doubling down for weapons or constellations. It's partially also people who missed, but it makes sense to me.

No. 248673

>>247973
kek the anti-ayato scrote has a new mortal enemy.

>>247983
ditto, I want Cyno to get a suitable dendro support just so I can wave it at every "Cyno is shit" doomer's face. His burst doesn't work that well in abyss for the time being but I still have a lot of fun playing with him.

>>248162
It's just a joke at how he's trying to be a god that mommy said he couldn't be like troons want to be the women they can never become, it's got nothing to do with tranny headcanons. It's kind of funny tbh and I love Scaramouche.

No. 249016

And once again a world quest is more emotional then the main story… Jebrael… the kid didn't deserve that, and he was cool… The Aranara quest ended all bittersweet too.

No. 249626

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Anons do you think we should make a separate genshin art thread and keep this thread as a general discussion thread or are you girls okay with me spamming this thread with fanart?

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>>249626
Personally, I love when anons post gorgeous fanart here, but I can also see how others wouldn’t like the interruption to discussion. I still don’t really think it needs a whole separate thread considering there hasn’t even been any discussion here in days.

No. 249646

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>>239869
Someone tell me who this fucker is please and thank you

No. 249648

>>249646
Childe aka Tartaglia

No. 249649


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any nonnies from the eu server who'd love to coop together?

No. 249709

>>249626
no, there's no fucking need for two genshit threads. this one is dead when people aren't fighting in it anyways.

No. 249751

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Stream today! Hopefully we get some Scaramouche preview… what do you think we'll get today? Feels weird that it's on a Sunday though.

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>>249643
Alright I’m doing a small fanart dump then before the livestream

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No. 249880

>>249824
>>249825
Who's the artist for these, nona? They're really cute

No. 249912

>>249751
We got childe rerun. Good.

No. 249913

codes:
6SP942Z3XVWH
KS6QL3YJFCWM
GS6RLKGKWUER

No. 250078

>>249880
Glad you like her art too anon!
It’s this artist:
https://twitter.com/3_xeususm?s=21&t=k7ShqdI1bYzZDNOy-uqYZg

Such a nostalgic art style!

No. 250083

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The data until 4.0 has been leaked?! Dottore and Kaveh are claymore users, Haitham is coming sooner than expected and Mika can heal.

No. 250084

>>250083
It's looking like banners are as follows:
3.3: Scaramouche (5 Anemo catalyst) and Faruzan (4 Anemo bow)
3.4: Alhaitham (5 dendro sword) and Yaoyao (4 dendro polearm)
3.5: Dehya (5 pyro claymore) and Mika (4 cryo polearm)
3.6: Baizhu (5 dendro catalyst) and an as-of-yet unknown character
3.7: ???
3.8: Soutine (5 Hydro claymore from Fontaine)

We're also getting region updates in 3.4 and 3.6, adding more of the Desert. We're going to get the tea area in either 3.6 or 3.7 to prepare for Fontaine. We're also going to get a new weekly boss after Scaramouche in the form of the Dendro Dragon.

We've also learned Fontaine is going to have submarine sections.

No. 250141

>>250083
>dottore
>claymore
Eeeeeeewwwwwwwww nooooooooooo

No. 250167

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>>250084
I regret pulling for Cyno so damn much. If I get Scara then I have no primos left for Alhaitham

No. 250180

>>250078
Thank you! ♥

No. 250312

Nonnas its so nice finally getting scara/wanderer leaks after a year of waiting. I don't care if he gets factory reset, I actually really like his character arc if it's him learning to let go, and all the leaks are just making me more and more hyped, esp since his kit looks super cool so far.
I have been patient, and I am being rewarded. I hope you fellow scaranons feel the same!!!

No. 250323

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This is speculation but I wanted to post it anyway since the mushrooms are kind of a pain in the ass to collect

Pre-farm sheet for Scaramouche/The Wanderer

No. 250325

>>250312
Feels like its coming a little too late. My hype died. Glad he's finally coming out but I don't care half as much as I would've last year, he's just another twink for the collection.

No. 250332

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>mihoyo finally make a dedicated support for anemo dps, an exclusively male class as of posting this
>its a waifu
they fumbled the bag so hard kek at least this way I won't be tempted to spend all my gems going for her c6. kazuha is enough support for scaramouche methinks.

No. 250379

Rolled Albedo, was sorta hoping to secure my guarantee for Al-Haitham early but oh well. Still have ~100 rolls and plenty of time, definitely not rolling for Scara.

No. 250380

>>249646
Tfw he has so little screentime yet has the most fanart

No. 250381

honestly I want to skip scara for alhaitham

No. 250394

>>250325
I'm happy that we're finally getting him but I'm still sort of terrified about how badly they're going to fuck him up as a character once he's made playable. Everyone liked him because he was a villain and everyone was fully expecting him to be electro since he had those symbols in his design so him suddenly being an anemo uwu boy kinda spoils the fun. If the leaks about Alhaitham coming right after him are true I wonder how many people will be skipping Wanderer to roll for him.

>>250332
Oh my god, what were they thinking? We'll have 4 5-star anemo boys once Scaramouche is released, who the hell is going to want to roll a waifu support for them? They should've just given this role to Heizou.

No. 250404

>>250332
if i like her design, i might use her, but nothing about the way cyno described her appeals to me so far. yunjin, fischl, diona and xiangling are the only girls i use because i think they're cute

No. 250431

>>250394
I'm skipping alhaitham because him and his design are boring as shit, and I don't care about dendro.

No. 250444

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>>250394
Honestly I'm skipping him. I don't need another anemo boy, I have C6 big epeen DPS numbers on my Heizou and don't want to have to spend another six months on yet another VV set. Hit kit sounds weird too, maybe I'll go for his rerun if he actually plays okay. I really wanted an electro catalyst DPS that wasn't Lisa. Meanwhile I'm already running the dendro domain, might as well keep farming it and get Alhaitham artifacts.

No. 250635

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>>250332
I really don’t care about this. I mean she’s gonna be an anemo support but you can play any character in the overworld without its dedicated support and be fine. As for spiral abyss, I’m sure Scara can beat it with other cracked male supports too. Nobody can force us to play waifu support anons.

What annoys me a bit is how damn much mihoyo is playing into this Scara wants his mom bs. We’ve seen so much of Scara where he has his own ambitions and personality but now it’s getting watered down to him wanting Ei to save him.

No. 250653

>>250635
I'm sorry but this is so hilarious to me because ei literally does not give a shit about him, like he wasn't even part of her tragic backstory. But on the other hand mihoyo likes to make male characters who orbit around women (otto with kallen, zhongli with guizhong, childe with tsaritsa, itto with sara now scara with ei). They never do the opposite because it would bother waifufags, but apparently we women are supposed to enjoy scara's obsession with his "mom"

No. 250657

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Kaveh
•Likely to be a 4*

•Dendro Claymore

No. 250658

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>>250657
HD Kaveh

He's handsome, i wonder in which banner he will run? I hope with a 5 star i like/want.

No. 250659

>>250657
HE IS GORGEOUS? I'm in shock, didn't think mihoyo could actually put effort into 4-star males. His eyes, the way his hair falls and his white poofy shirt. Perfect.

No. 250697

>>250657
He's so fucking beautiful! I hope he comes home! Maybe he will be in scaramouche's banner? He's like howl pendragon and that's honestly why I love his look.

No. 250704

>>250657
>claymore
Unfortunate. Itto is the only claymore user I like to play with.

No. 250717

>>250653
I hate this cause it just shows how selfish Ei was and always will be. She created life and threw it away before building a puppet her dumbass can't even turn off. You're right, Scara wasn't even part of her story and she probably doesn't even remember him. How did this actually villainous character who might know something about this world no one else knows become a little boy with severe mommy issues? Fuck Ei and the writing team once again.

No. 250728

>>250635
At least Scara's flashbacks in the 2nd archon story chapter centered more around him first finding solace within humans due to being discarded by the gods, then being "betrayed" by humanity with his friends first treating him like a freak and then dying what with being a mortal and all. I feel like people are forcing the mommy issues angle way too much maybe it's projection? kek and forgetting that he was much more focused on all the other trauma of not finding his place in the world and feeling that his emotions are making his weak.

No. 250752

>>250658

I cant stop staring at him i want him so bad. Not gonna lie i hate most of the character designs in this game but mihoyo really did a good job with the sumeru characters i kinda want them all

No. 250753

>>250717
>>250728
I also think the mommy issues joke is way overblown, this fandom is just retarded and turns characters into a single trait. I also don't want Scaramouche to be all about mommy issues but I don't think the in-game writing is going to go that way. Don't lose hope, anon. It's just the lyrics to a single song, Signora's boss song talked about her being reborn and that's clearly not happening so don't worry.

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>>250753
Yeah you’re probably right. I might be overreacting to the lyrics. Definitely agree that the fandom dumbs down the characters to one trait. Like Cyno making failed jokes. Not once did he tell a joke during the main story quests. There’s so much more to him.

I really have been enjoying Sumeru and all the male characters we’ve been getting. The scrotes have definitely been seething kek. I even saw a Japanese Twitter account post this advertisement in Tokyo. It’s all male characters, clearly intended to attract female players. A huge win!

No. 250784

>>250753
You're right about the fandom stripping characters down to one trait (like Alistair and cheese from the Dragon Age fandom), and I was guilty of getting swept up in that for a second. Secondhand accounts from people with spoilers just seem so dire. The male players will def push the mommy issues narrative because for some reason all of them were developmentally stunted since childhood and it always comes back to the mommy milkers. Excited to see where Wanderer's story will go and pray to archons the writing delivers but male character stories tend to always surpass so there's really nothing to worry about.

No. 250787

>>250784
I don't think male players give a shit about scara, it's usually female players who like characters with mommy issues

No. 250794

>>250753
>this fandom is just retarded and turns characters into a single trait
That's because barely anyone even actually plays the game, they just repeat the meme they saw on Twitter and run with that. Genshin is so huge that many people just hop on for the clout and for the feeling of belonging, maybe whale for the most popular characters and just watch let's plays instead of sitting down and doing it themselves. I've had to explain the most basic things about the story and characters to people who claim to play the game yet have no clue about anything to do with the lore. It's very similar to how it is with other popular game franchises and if you have a problem with it you're accused of gatekeeping.

No. 250801

>>250787
From what I've observed it's used as a mean of desecrating Scaramouche for his fans, like pushing the "you LIKE this loser with mommy issues??? lmao" narrative so that people would feel embarrassed about actually being invested in Scaramouche. The truth is that Ei is only a small part about why he became the way he did, he was clearly shown to be happy with the human friends he met but got betrayed by them also and is now seeking for a purpose from becoming a god. I'm guessing that the Anemo vision being granted to him represents his desire for freedom and he'll eventually be granted that, which means letting go of the bitterness and finding humanity within himself again. Like others said, there's much more to his story than just "haha mommy issues".

>>250717
Ei is undeniably the worst, most selfish character in the game and people ignore it way too often. She's so fucking useless she did basically nothing but take her dead, more renowned sister's place, start committing genocide and creating living, sentient beings while either killing them or discarding them out in the wild. But she has le booba sword so all is forgiven I guess?

No. 250802

>>250658
Damn nonas he's amazing. I didn't think I'd pull for him but I'll have to now

No. 250804

>>250635

Genuinely don't understand why y'all are treating this as gospel…?

There are no official lyrics available yet. Until the update's pushed out, this song itself isn't even confirmed as finalized. I've seen at least 5 different "translations" floating around the internet and not a single convincing transcript.

No. 250843

>>250801
Preach. I'll never not hate Ei, there's literally no way to make her a strong or worthy character. How the hell are you the strongest archon but you make a puppet almost stronger than you with no off switch? How do you kill your own people, but claim it's for the best? WHY ARE INAZUMANS FALLING OVER THEMSELVES FOR HER?? I'D WANT HER BURNED AS THE WITCH SHE IS. The least they could've done was paint her as the waste of space she is instead of this uwu I don't know how to socialize and so much has changed outside of my bubble uwu they tacked on brush off the genocide. I'm sorry, I just really can't get over this uwufication.

No. 250891

>>250697
He wont be in scaras banner sadly, scara will have another new 4 star character debut in his banner. But that will be a female anemo character, we will probably see her and scaras new design on monday.

>>250768
Thats such a cool poster! I'm surprised that the only tall 5 star character they included is zhongli. Are shorter male characters more popular in japan? Also funny how they included heizou a 4 star.

>>250843
>>250801
Inazuma was such a shit fest. Like seriously they made Ei a dictator who gives no shit about her people, committing genocide while also making her just dumb af. And its so hilarious how easily traveler is trusting towards her, its not as much that traveler forgives her because in the story it doesnt seem that traveler even disliked or disagreed with her actions in the first place? Also just really hate her design, she looks nothing like a shogun. I remember when her design was leaked people were coping that she was not the archon or that it was not her final design, but because of the boob sword people dont mind that she looks boring af

No. 250896

>>250843
>>250891
I could write a whole ass essay about how people tripping over themselves trying to make Ei into some well-meaning hero mommy waifu who's just a bit autistic but it's okay it's just quirky make me want to go apeshit and throw tableware around screeching until my throat is sore. It's always like
>She's a goddess, she doesn't understand mortal problems like idk just wanting to not be killed
>She created the vision hunt decree to protect her people from harm! Uhh what do you mean it was revealed that she was fully aware of fatui manipulating them and didn't care? S-she just didn't understand because she's a silly bean like that uwu
>She's such a silly bean that she created sentient puppets practically indistinguishable from human beings killing them off in cold blood until she came across one that was strong enough to rival her, then left her in charge with no supervision or even an off button and fucked off to "meditate" because boo hoo I'm so sad. Don't you feel sorry for this poor girl?
Most of the time I'm not sure if they're in her defense or not because they make her look like the most selfish dictator in the world even with their apologist bullshit. Inazuman people don't "love and respect" her, they fucking FEAR her.

What Yae should've done was to contact Zhongli to slam her to the bottom of the ocean instead of her stupid talking-to with all the work done by a random foreigner who didn't even want to be involved in all of this. After all of this her story quest was like a slap in the face, why am I going on a date reading light novels with this bitch who was just a moment ago committing countless atrocities? I hate Mihoyo so much for the shit writing regarding Ei, even Childe being the morally black maniac had enough charisma to be fun and the story never portrayed him as nothing more than that, but with Ei you got Paimon cheerfully calling out to her and the entire narrative forcing you to lick her ass just to mock you. Fuck Ei and fuck her ugly ass nonsensical trapezius holes.

No. 250914

I'm LIVING for the Ei hate in this thread right now. The fact that it took until her SECOND story quest to finally have her sort of admit she was wrong and even then she gets off way too easy. Out of all the archons introduced so far, she's the worst. The others are at least shown to care about their nation & people. I hate that Eifags on genshintwt pretty much dismiss every legitimate Ei critique as woman hate.

No. 250916

>>250914
>I hate that Eifags on genshintwt pretty much dismiss every legitimate Ei critique as woman hate.
Right? I even like Nahida just fine, even though she's a loli she's still doing all she can to help her people including sacrificing herself as Rukkhadevata. Venti gets shit for "abandoning" his region even though he's still around but undercover and sprung to action remedying the situation with Dvalin. Ei inherited the nation from her sister and immediately left it in the hands of a machine due to her autistic hyperfixation on preserving "eternity" which pretty much translates to "doing fucking nothing" as she couldn't give a shit about Fatui wrecking havoc in Inazuma and leading the entire nation to a civil war destroying that "eternal reign" she had. I'm not even against the idea of an archon trying to cheat erosion with Ei's means but the story treating her like a cuddly friend and leading her fans to refuse to accept that she's a fucking buffoon is what bothers me the most. She should've been a villain and owned up to the horrible things she did but instead her worst enabler made us take her out for a date.

No. 250920

weebs love horrible characters like ei as long as they have coomer appeal and a tragic backstory. i can list a ton of anime characters with a similar backstory who are still uwuified by their respective fandom. men like ei because boob sword and "moe gap" and women like ei because she's "badass"

No. 250921

Kusanali teaser dropped

No. 250926

>>250896
>She's a goddess, she doesn't understand mortal problems like idk just wanting to not be killed
I absolutely hate this shit so much! She understands the idea of getting killed, she just doesn't give a single fuck about other than her sister, because even her friends were shoved aside.

No. 250957

I'm so fucking tired of seeing tighnari slander from cyno fans, they claim they only hate the ship because of how cyno is portrayed in it, even though cynonari has to be the most vanilla ship i've ever seen kek, but these fuckers have been shitting on tighnari ever since he was revealed. They just hate the fact that he is associated with their precious cyno

No. 250967

>>250957
Are you talking about delusional Cyno x Nilou shippers or something? I only follow cynonari fans so I see nothing but adoration for Tighnari, didn't even know people hate him but makes sense seeing how he's ruining their brooding edgy hero getting the pretty girl fantasy about Cyno.

No. 250973

I'm so glad that my Ei hate even a year later wasn't beating a dead horse. After more reflection of my hate for her and the other nonas' good points, I've decided to forgive Childe for his war crimes. Yeah, he tried to destroy Liyue harbor but he didn't have a responsibility to the people like Ei does to hers. He's homicidal and messed up for good reason and that's the character we get. The traveler had to meet the people whose visions were taken and those affected by the loss of friends and family because of this shit. Borders are closed but fatui are allowed in to poison the place even more?
But hey, the ara ara~ fox maiden got us to take the neet on a date and we even recommended current light novels to her. Give her something to do when she goes back into her bubble.

No. 250975

>>250967
Not just cyno x nilou shippers, although they definetly like to butt in about how their ship is definetly "superior" and "pure", but mostly solo cyno fans. They usually ship him with alhaitham and keep making excuses about how cynonari is a racist heteronormative ship and it all comes from their hatred of tighnari

No. 250978

>>250973
Along with the fact that Childe didn't have a reason to care about the citizens of Liyue nor did he have the duties and responsibility of a celestial being, the other key difference between his and Ei's portrayals is that the story doesn't force you into forgiving him. The traveler and Paimon are constantly dubious about his intentions and have trouble trusting him, during the labyrinth event they clearly were on their toes around him. With Ei the traveler and Paimon just supposedly forgot about the hell she put them and the people of Inazuma through because funny misunderstood lonely hikki girl doesn't understand modern world. It's outright cruel to snap your fingers and force everyone into forgiving Ei because "It wasn't her who did those things, it was Raiden Shogun!" despite it being made explicitly clear that the puppet was programmed to act exactly as she wished.

>>250975
>racist heteronormative ship
Kek what? Are you following a bunch of 15-year olds or something? Alhaitham has a confirmed boyfriend already, there's no room for Cyno.

No. 250991

>>250957
I'm so fucking tired of seeing you vent about your twitter friends with neopronouns shipping drama here

>>250921
that voice makes me want to set her on fire

No. 250996

>>250975
Never heard that argument at all actually. Maybe you should try to block or unfollow some of those people. All I see are wholesome cynari shippers everywhere

No. 251254

File: 1667003713820.jpg (937.64 KB, 3840x2160, kav.jpg)

Full Kaveh model dropped.

No. 251257

>>251254
>has pec AND back window
hhnnnngg he's so hot but god, that just means he's gonna get stuck on some female 5-star banner, doesn't it?

No. 251268

>>251257

he's so closely associated with Al Haitham that I'd be really surprised if they're not on the same banner.

No. 251270

>>251268
Leaks have said Alhaitham is coming with Yaoyao. There could be a bait and switch and Yaoyao ends up on the second week banner though.

No. 251275

>>251268
you should be more surprised if he doesn't end up tied to a rerun they expect to flop

No. 251293

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Happy birthday Kazuha!

No. 251301

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>>251254
So pretty he really looks like a 5-star

Here’s dottore’s model leak.

No. 251303

File: 1667018975743.jpeg (Spoiler Image,91.91 KB, 533x459, 611B00EB-AC4D-4336-94AD-353E50…)

Samefagging. Archon quest spoilers about Fontaine and the hydro archon

No. 251351

>>251303
>Focalors
Ew. What an ugly sounding name in my head. Whoever came up with this shit should be fired.

No. 251354

>>251351
it's a demon name. nobody "came up" with it.

No. 251390

>>251354
Still ugly. They didn’t have to use it.

No. 251451

>>251354
There are more or less 72 names they can choose from, there are better ones among them.

No. 251550

>>250978
I really dislike how nonchalant she is in her story quest. Like there are people worrying about the sudden change of shogun's demeanor, who never previously cassually walked around in the streets around them. And then there is this supposedly eternity loving motherfucker who doesnt give a single fuck about it. The entire idea of her quest contradicts her philosophy. Seriously at that vendor when she tried dango milk, the shop owner was more dismissive and sceptical of his untraditional food than she was. This is borderline ridiculous. At childe quest (even though he is one of the most one dimensional characters out there) you could see how he struggles with being both a fatooey and a family man to an extent that he needs to lie about everything to be able to be both things at the same time, meanwhile ei is shown to be uncontradictionally moe and dictator-ish simultaneously. It is really common for female characters to be characterized as powerful and determined, but not being written that way (like asari from mass effect, who are supposedly the most powerful and influential race in the galaxy, end up having no active presence in the story whatsoever).
Ps: I suppose I am not the only one who hates her voice as "ei"? So waifubait-y it hurts.

No. 251562

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>>251550
But wasn’t Ei’s reaction to the dango milk an example of how she had a change of heart about eternity? She started seeing how everything staying the same wasn’t a good thing. I agree it was stupid but I do think it was the writers’ choice to emphasize how she liked the innovative dango milk. Idk honestly I couldn’t care less. The Inazuma story sucked balls and so did it’s characters.

No. 251579

>>251562
Cute roommates

No. 251583

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>>251579
yeah the cutest “roommates”

No. 251584

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Dropping some kavethem art

No. 251585

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No. 251586

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No. 251588

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>>251293
I MISSED HIS FUCKING BIRTHDAY BECAUSE OF WORK MIHOYO WHYYY

No. 251589

>>251550
>It is really common for female characters to be characterized as powerful and determined, but not being written that way
This. Even with Ei the Tenryou Comission had more authority and power over Inazuma than she did, they had a menacing plan to manipulate and weaponize their country and trick the shogun. In the end Ei was just a dunce whose philosophy of "eternity" was just as Yae said, locking herself in a room and throwing a tantrum. Really hoping that the hydro archon won't be another autistic wreck with instead of hyperfixation on eternity it will be on muh justice.

>>251579
Yeah I wonder if they share a bed

No. 251727

File: 1667198919847.png (Spoiler Image,3.88 MB, 1920x1080, viri.png)

Huh. Weird hint suggesting Faruzan is from the past, or is deluded into thinking she is. It almost makes me wonder if she's going to be subject to a big character reveal My first thought was she might somehow be Viridescent, but I don't think they'd make Viridescent a 4*

No. 251729

>>251727
when do the scaramouche leaks come out?

No. 251735

>>251727
I doubt it's her being literally from the past but more like a family curse passed down for generations. She's a 4-star bow, I doubt she gets a "big character reveal". I also fucking hope she's not a Fischl type cringe larper with some time traveler motif.

>>251729
Which leaks? His entire kit and materials have already been leaked. If you're talking about his redesign, I'm pretty sure Mihoyo is protecting it with their lives and we won't find out until the next story update.

No. 251745

>>251735
it will leak at the same time closed beta leaks always start. i want to know when that is.

No. 251747

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>>251729
its here

>>251735
guess they dont mind spoiling it

No. 251748

>>251747
THEY FUCKED HIM UP SO BAD WHAT ARE THESE UGLY ASS COLORS

No. 251749

File: 1667210809446.png (1.58 MB, 750x1899, 7r2nsnq074x91.png)

>>251747
full body pick

>>251748
kek hes very blue yeah

No. 251751

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>>251749
Faruzan
the diamond holes in her dress are stupid

No. 251752

File: 1667211224553.jpeg (338.7 KB, 1802x1949, BB196DD7-70F7-4BD6-9D8A-7B8224…)

Rip to his cute ass red, purple and black Halloween colors. He looks like a fucking vocaloid

No. 251755

>>251748
I think it's just the turquoise background that makes them look bad, I think they're fine as they are.

>>251751
The ugliest design in Sumeru so far, she looks like a bootleg vocaloid. Gotta love how they let the armpits out once again.

No. 251758

File: 1667215485402.png (1.81 MB, 1023x1280, unknown-3.png)

>>251747
This fanart was better
>>251751
>>251755
She is really cute, you guys are just mean.

No. 251759

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>>251758
Not even the fan art compares to his original outfit. Literally mourning this loss rn

No. 251761

>>251747
His original outfit was a lot cooler, but I don't mind this. I like the colour scheme, even if it doesn't suit him. >>251751 this is just fuck ugly though

No. 251773

>>251751
this has to be the worst genshin design. where they even awake when they made this?

No. 251774

>>250991
all shipsperging should go in the notp thread. none of them are going to be canon so what's the point in fighting about it?

No. 251777

>>251761
I agree, his original design was better but this isn't too bad. It could've been way worse.

>>251773
She's ugly and gives me the vibes of being some sort of an emotionless Rei type machine waifu and I really hope they're not making her Scaramouche's dedicated support because I don't want to play with an ugly Honkai reject. She looks so out of place.

No. 251782

>>251747

I don't mind the design but I hate how aggressively blue it is. I wish he had at least a little red to match his eyeliner.

No. 251783

Kaveh JP voice, very good

>>251755
i think its also the background, i will have to see his model in game to judge it properly.

>>251777
>I really hope they're not making her Scaramouche's dedicated suppor
Im sorry to tell you this but it seems like she woull be a dedicated support like gorou but for anemo dps characters.
Also yeah i dont like her design, its not the worst but she looks like an idol. Even tho she is supposed to be a sumeru proffesor? She doesnt give me sumeru proffesor vibes tbh

No. 251788

>>251747
He still has an evil face, little shit.

No. 251801

File: 1667227080260.png (88.34 KB, 733x182, everything was blue.PNG)

>>251747
I asked my scrote what design he liked and he said purple was his favourite. They probably made Scara blue because it's to represent his character growth and he's moved on from his "mother". NGL I like the blue on him.

No. 251802

>>251751
Are we allowed to point out the elephant in the room with a common theme seen with the characters Hoyo has seem to be going with a lot of Sumeru characters lately, or are we just waiting until after we leave the region?

No. 251803

>>251802
What theme? The one that will make neckbeards scream "SJW" at you? Because yes, that theme will never not be jarring as fuck. They could have simply kept this region as some woodland bullshit, why give people Arabic and Indian names and base the culture off the middle east and plop a shawarma food truck in the middle of the main city and then make everyone mayo white? It's peak chinkery, no other modern day country is colorist to that degree. I'm not even saying this because I'm upset about muh representation, it's just strange. Imagine if we went to Snezhnaya and everyone was black for no apparent reason like some sort of snowy Wakanda.

No. 251804

>>251802
wdym? that they're all very white and don't look middle eastern at all?

No. 251805

>>251803
not only that but layla and faruzan look SO OUT OF PLACE like look at their clothes, what inspiration is that?

No. 251806

>>251805
And Faruzan is supposed to be trapped in the pass?
>You tellin' me we wuz Mikus and shit?

No. 251807

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>>251801
But blue is so damn overdone in genshin. Like when Mona got censored and they changed her from purple to blue. Layla, faruzan, all cryo characters and most of the hydro characters are blue.

No. 251809

>>251807
this color palette is so much better on him but heh, mihoyo and a good sense of coloring? never heard of that

No. 251811

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>>251802
Nonnie you know by now that everyone in Teyvet is on an intense skin bleaching regime kek. I still find it funny Mihoyo had to make Rosaria purple to show she's pale.
Natlan is probably going to be the least pale region with the south american and orisha inspo. This tinfoiling but since Iansan is the archon of death & rebirth. they will throw in Voodoo and Mayan culture into it. Since hoyo likes to mix + match and both of those cultures have well known mythology about death.

No. 251813

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>>251807
from a story standpoint it makes sense. Blue is overdone in Genshin and I wish Layla was pink/purple so she could be like Munna in pokemon.

No. 251823

>>251803
>>251804
I was at least expecting more peach or olive tones as the default since we're meant to be in a rainforest/desert region. But Mihoyo really said, "fuck that", lol.

>>251811
I hope Natlan at least attempts to have some variety. Or at least not a repeat of here where there's like 3 tannish characters, and the rest are like Dragon Maid expsy or some shit.

No. 251831

I'm glad they kept the hat, although I wish he still had the cape attached to it. And yeah, the blue seems like too much, but maybe it's because I'm so use to the purple already. He still looks like a little shit, so that's nice.

No. 251844

>>251806
Now that you mention it I finally realized what irks me about their designs so much, they both actually do look like Miku prize figurines kek. They don't look like they even belong in the game much less members of the Akademiya.

>>251807
Okay I'm fine with the current design that we got but this would've been much cooler.

No. 251861

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>>251749
I still prefer the fanart. I'm getting him though, he's yet another Genshin guy for my collection.

No. 251867

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>>251861
Yeah same, still pulling for him too

No. 251894

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Might be the most popular character! Yet another win for the girls

No. 251901

>>251749
He looks nice but I wish he had less white and more blue/purple fading with teal.

No. 251902

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>>251901
Yeah white looks weird in-game. Like Ayato and his suit is way too white

No. 251928

Well, I’m just glad that I can save my primos until the next banners after Nahida and Yoimiya.

No. 251948

This week in Genshin Autism: moid and fake lesbian community join forces to mald over anemo twink #6 getting more twitter likes on his reveal post than ara ara mommy milkers #17

I wish I was joking. You can check for yourselves if you're curious; there are too many tweets to cap. Tl;dr they're begging for people to like her post to catch back up to his. Apparently a gimmick account for the goblin looking girl from Twice even retweeted the post, another piece of undeniable evidence of the underage kpop girl group fan to genshin player pipeline. They are also encouraging EiMiko porn artists to ask people to like the post in exchange for more porn. Very dark times we're living in.

No. 251967

>>251948
kpop stan behaviour

No. 251968

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>>251948
The collective insanity I’ve seen from men on Twitter about Scaramouche is insane. Spamming scaraflop, trying to hype up Faruzan instead to no avail kek. Girls be wary of any theorycrafters (scrotes) that will doompost about him. Characters like Scara are unappealing to moids because he’s the “bad boy that girls love” which makes “nice guy” scrotes seethe. Especially since Scara now has overtaken all waifus in popularity it sends a clear message to the devs that catering to the female gaze is lucrative for business, which moids don’t want.

No. 251971

>>251968
I have also seen some coping that "women are not the majority of people who want scara" lol. Can't beat them, join them.

No. 251972

I think scara is insanely overrated and his mommy issues and crybaby behaviour aren't making him any more likable to me, but I'm glad he overtook yae at least

No. 251973

>>251972
samefag but i think i know why i don't like him that much… he has a danganronpa character vibe

No. 251974

>>251948
I'm a lesbian and I will never fucking understand the obsession teenage "lesbians" have with her and trying to push her as some peak girl love representation when she's nothing more than an autistic coomer waifu. EiMiko is the worst fucking ship hill to die on and nothing will ever convince me of it deserving its popularity, it's telling when it's popular with only 15-year old k-pop stans while the legitimate adult lesbians are way more interested in Beigguang.

>>251968
Why do they even care? They have the entire world's worth of waifu gacha games to play, Honkai is the closest alternative with absolutely no playable male characters to ruin their jerking session. And why are they surprised? People have been waiting for Scara for literally years, did they think people would just forget about him like moids forget about the waifu they got last patch?

No. 251976

>>251974
not just lesbians, i've met a lot of female players who like her because she sissyfied gorou and publishes shitty light novels/doujins therefore "she's based" and a perfect representation of a female weeb

No. 251977

>>251976
That's Yae, not Ei.

No. 251978

>>251977
yes we were talking about yae, not ei. scarafags are arguing with yaefags on twitter because he has more likes than her

No. 251979

>>251978
Kek then that's on me for misunderstanding because I've seen people seethe only about Scara surpassing Ei. Moid/K-pop autism just the same though.

No. 252005

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The dendro archon we deserved.

No. 252007

>>251974
Beigguang isn't any better, the ship and its characters are so shitty and bland they're impossible to care about beyond a surface level. Bl ships eclipse gl ones in popularity even for dykes.

No. 252010

>>252007
Your opinion on which ship is worse or better or if the ship is even good is insignificant, the point is that YaeMiko is on brand for all the k-pop sasaengs who think they're the best lesbian couple ever simply because they look pretty while genuine lesbians who are interested in F/F ships prefer beigguang. Also for every "dyke" thrown my way I will be using the term "cockbreath" to refer to hetties kek.

No. 252014

>>252010
No1curr that you fancy yourself a true and honest wuhluhwuh for liking bland genshit hoes. It's no more convincing than liking EiMiko.

No. 252015

>>252014
>>252007
nta but enjoying watching gayshit yaoi men fuck each other in the ass definitely doesn't make someone more lesbian than someone who actually enjoys yuri ships kek. what kind of repressed bisexual copium is this?

No. 252016

>>252015
Just report the bait.

No. 252017

>>252016
i don't even think it's bait, i've seen this opinion repeated a million times both in this thread and also outside of it. the internet is truly an amazing place sometimes.

No. 252018

>>252017
It's not the opinion per se, it's the weirdly aggressive way of sperging about it and jumping into conclusions by projection that makes it bait.

No. 252019

>>252015
nta but it's not even copium and you'd understand if you were a lesbian.

No. 252022

>>252015
>>252016
>reporting because someone called a garbage yuri ship popular with men and kpopfags worse than a garbage yuri ship popular with men and kpopfags
Twitter

No. 252039

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How do we feel about genshin making supporting characters/4 stars designed for one specific character. Because according to a leak Faruzan is made to support Scaramouche, while Gorou was for Itto.
I feel like it's just for people to spend more primos on the same banners to max out two constellations but i think it's cool.

No. 252041

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>>252017
It is bait. Stop being butthurt about it
>>252039
I am okay with it. If you dislike the 4-star you can always just shove Bennett into the team to compensate. But the niche 4-star opens for team comp possibilities without Bennett being necessary

No. 252042

>>251968
what's the point of theory crafting when it's not even PvP? just get what you like playing. I remember all the hate for kokomi but i stilled rolled for her because i hate dodging and like good healers + shielders.

No. 252053

>>252019
more like: if you were a """"lesbian""""

No. 252056

>>252053
most yaoi is written by women, most yuri is written by men. so lesbians looking for good romances with themes like homophobia or unrequited love will read yaoi by women.
that bl and gl ships are all on the same level in genshin unless this nonnie>>252007 is talking about the actual fan content in genshin then i agree. most genshin fancontent with gl ships feel like they were written by scrotes.
personally for genshin ships i like ei x lumine because i'm a sucker for villains hero ships.

No. 252058

>>252039
Characters like Sara and Gorou do work with other characters of their element too though, they just work the best with a certain one like Sara with Raiden and Gorou with Itto. Either way I do wish they weren't so locked to those certain characters and Faruzan looks so fucking ugly and annoying I wouldn't use her if she gave Scara a +500% burst damage boost or removed their resistance to anemo altogether.

>>252042
Yeah I don't get it either. I rolled for a lot of characters that theorycrafters deemed garbage (i.e. all male characters kek) because I just like using them and they fit my playstyle the best. Abyss and domains can be cleared with a free to play party and there really isn't an accepted standard to measure a character's efficiency as they're all largely conditional and based on theories alone. I like Kokomi because her healing capabilities and hydro application are superb while the community constantly calls her dogshit due to having minimal damage output.

No. 252059

>>252039
They've been doing this for a while, and it sucks because it makes these characters extremely one note to play. Like Sara is shackled to Ei like an ankle monitor, and even then Ei can function perfectly fine without Sara's assistance.

Gorou is in the same camp, albeit it's a little more understandable there since most Geo characters are only used with other Geo characters anyways, and there's so few to choose from.

I'm having trouble figuring out what the hell to do with Candace. All her teams are so mediocre, that they're more a chore than fun to build up.

I'd honestly rather they just release more universally good 4* supports like Xiangling or Sucrose or some shit.

No. 252060

File: 1667317273229.png (3.3 MB, 1448x2048, 4536435346346.png)

Why did the internet suddenly decide that fujos and husbandofags can be lesbians? Have you ever seen any gay scrotes who read yuri? No. So stop this retarded cope, "lesbians" who religiously read about men boning each other aren't lesbians, they are just bisexual.
Yuri written by women exists, nowadays there are a ton of popular and well written ones that are easily accessible. I promise you that lesbians who are in desperate need of a love story don't need to turn to yaoi lol.

>>251807
I don't mind his new design and colors that much, but his old color scheme was just so much more iconic. They should've at least left a bit of the red.

No. 252061

>>252053
>>252056
>>252060
Jesus can we not have this retarded "reee fujos can't be lesbians" debate here, it's not the time nor the place.

No. 252062

>>252061
The thread is dead when there isn't infighting anyway, who cares

No. 252066

>>252061
It's an anon with a weird hate boner for lesbians. I'm straight myself but I don't see the issue with lesbians liking fujo ships because I've also liked yuri ships in the past despite not being attracted to girls (and no, i'm not in denial)

No. 252075

>>252039
It annoys me when I kind of like and want to use the character (Sara).
It doesn't bother me if I never really planned on using the character anyway (Gorou, Faruzan). I'll still build them for the acquaint fates and namecard tho. Faruzan looks like she may have a pretty namecard.

No. 252084

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>>252062
I hate this argument some of you nonnies make. If a thread is shit then let it die, do not infight. This is like common fucking lc etiquette

No. 252136

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Pfffft it just keeps getting better, the moid seething continues

No. 252139

>>252136
I don't know what they were expecting, she's a hella niche 5*. Strong or not flexible units are always going to be better received than super niche ones. Pulling Nilou also means you're forced into pulling for Kusanali right after, she's not a reasonable investment for most of the playerbase and people realized it.

Also, as cute as her design is her personality is the blandest yet.

No. 252157

>>252136
Not surprised at all. I like her design fine but she's bland as fuck as a character and she requires a strong dendro application team. I don't know what they were thinking releasing Nilou before Nahida instead of Dehya because she simply doesn't work in the current bloom team options (i.e. Collei and Traveler) and you could just use Xingqiu or Kokomi instead.

No. 252171

>>252157
>>252139
I don't know if they were really expecting her to do much to begin with. Seems like she was almost designed to be easily skippable to give some breathing room for folks to saving for Nahida and Scaramouche. As much as I like Albedo (have him at C2), he's hardly a must pull for most players either.

No. 252178

>>252136
Anyone actually expected her to sell good? Even scrotes complained about "nilou eternal banner" lmao

No. 252364

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If Kaveh or Baizhu are good dendro supports we'll have another meta husbando team with Razor, Bennett, Xingqiu and one of them. I know meta isn't important in a game like Genshin but I love it when metafags seethe about good all-husbando teams.

No. 252369

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>>252364
Hopefully Kaveh or Al Haitham work with Cyno. I do not give a single fuck about the spiral abyss but Cyno is awful to play even in the overworld/with bosses because of his lack of a good dendro support.

No. 252379

>>252369
Cyno works really well when co-opping and another player keeps applying dendro and hydro but as a single player he desperately needs an off-field support, his burst last for a long time but without elemental reactions it's really hard to keep dealing consistent damage. He's not a bad unit by any means but he's just lacking a good support.

No. 252471

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Scara model. His colors are growing on me. Also wtf his hat has so many gorgeous details, really beautiful, probably my fave part of his design

No. 252476

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>>252471
Really hate those holes exposing her crotch, but mihoyo has to pander to the moids one way or another

No. 252483

>>252476
God her design is so shit, I'm going to c2 Scaramouche so I'll be getting a ton of her and I wish I could just throw them in the trash. Just what about this design says "professor", she actually does look like a Honkai Miku. It has that feel of a generic design being created and then just stuffed in a banner as a 4-star with no explanations.

No. 252491

>>252483
gl with getting his c2! Do you also plan to go for his weapon? I might go for his c1 or weapon depends whats better. Currently the only 5 star catalyst weapon i have is skyward atlas and idk enough about his kit if its good or not.
>she looks like a Honkai Miku
kek, its probably because the female characters in genshin have these weird requirements that they do not look like there proffesion.

No. 252499

>>252483
It’s a shame because her hairstyle is very cute and reminds me of cinnamoroll. She’d look cute in a scarf and warm clothing tbh. But nooooo, hoyo wants armpits and crotch holes.
>>252481
You had me there for a sec kek.

No. 252509

>>252499
don't reply to the pedo tranny, anon…

No. 252523

>>252471
I love how he looks from behind! I'm not crazy about him as a character but he's pretty so I think I will roll for him.

No. 252526

NT8SU92DKFRZ

Code for 60 primos

No. 252527

>>252471
He's so cute! I want him, and he seems to have a cute butt as well even if he has baggy shorts.

No. 252532

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Faruzan has an expensive burst apparently, so she may not pair so well with the already energy-hungry Xiao.

No. 252585

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Scara's signature dish

No. 252601

>>239869
why is 3.2 so fucking huge

No. 252607

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Not a spoiler but I love how smug and snarky Alhaitham is.

No. 252610

>>252601
That reminds me, the whole game is like ~40 gigs on PS4, but it's not that big on mobile right? I was always curious.
Also I wonder if they can keep a hold of the filesize when they add the rest of the regions I don't have that much space left.

No. 252612

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>>252607
Candace does fuck nothing yet again. Is she seriously there just to look pretty and that's it? I like her design because it's very deviantart-y, she's the kind of OC donut steel I would create, but I hate how she's just some sort of accessory.

No. 252667

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they gave him an ass shot

No. 252673

>>252667
tf is this goofy shit

No. 252676

>>252667
Is it meant to like he’s stepping on us kek

No. 252677

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>>252673
his burst animation

No. 252680

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>>252585
It’s an ugly looking dish but the description?!

>stop gawking and go wash the dishes now

I love him. Wow the first character that doesn’t act like traveler’s biggest fan

No. 252689

>>252677
Holy fuck I'm cringing. I've wanted to pull for him for multiple years now but this looks so silly.

No. 252693

>>252677
KEK WHAT THE FUUCK

No. 252694

>>252667
>>252680
finally, a true schizo character kek

No. 252713

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Did anyone else get Nahida? I personally liked her. I was kinda surprised to see that she's basically the best archon until now lol
Gameplay-wise she's the best option just because we don't really have any other good dendro characters, but her ult feels really useless

No. 252714

>>252713
I did! She's my daughter and I love her, she really grew on me during the archon quest. Her E is also so ridiculously fun to abuse during exploration.

No. 252718

>>252714
Ikr! I love how perceptive and smart she is, while still being childlike and kind.

No. 252719

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wtf he can fly so high

>>252677
this gif is in slow motion right?

>>252713
i did not, i think her design is cute but i really do not like the kid models, the gameplay always feels off with them. Exploring or fighting ect, i guess its because im just so used to using the bigger characters it feels off. I think her character is fine, except the amount of doodoo jokes. I will also ignore the fact that mihoyo uses the trope that shes actually 500 years old and totally not a child guys.
>but her ult feels really useless
I did not understand how her ult worked at all during the trial run, i though it would apply lots of dendro like the whole time while shes offield but i guess thats not the case? At least it looks pretty.

No. 252720

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>>252718
It's nice how HYV leaned into a different interpretation for wisdom rather than the usual "smart, calm, mature adult" that people would've expected when they first learned about the dendro archon.
I really didn't like that they made her a little girl when I saw her the first time, but now that we know her story it makes sense and I actually prefer Nahida over getting someone that would've just been Zhongli part 2.

No. 252721

>>252713
Nope, can't get past the pedobait aspect but even if I could there's nothing I like about her.

No. 252723

>>252721
Yeah same, even if she was the best written character ever I just can't get over the pedobait shit and how we were robbed of a male dendro archon with the entire "mixed pronouns" thing. I don't hate her and I'm fine with her existing but I really don't get the "oh my god she's so cute she's my daughter!!!! uwu" mindset at all, I've just never been a fan of little girl characters because they always have a creepy lolicon pandering vibe to them.

No. 252724

>>252719
Omfg definitely going to pull for this bastard now I've seen him in action. This looks gorgeous.

No. 252759

Idle animations are great! He really is a little bratty kid taunting us and shit in idle 2

No. 252760

>>252680
I love chazuke. So comfy, simple to make and soothing to eat. But it's not the most visually appealing irl either.

No. 252764

>>252759
I love him, I don't care if he's going to be like heizou and that he may only go out to look pretty in pictures, I need him, he's such a fucking asshat, he's just perfect.

No. 252778

>>252764
From leaked gameplay he doesn't really play like Heizou at all. Heizou does the whole one punch thing, Scara enters a stance and shoots out a bunch of wind blades.

No. 252823

I have 20 wishes saved so far for scaramouche. I’m sorry I don’t know how to use text spoilers. I just finished the archon quest and realized that Scaramouche has always been tied to sleeping/dreaming. The meteorite at the reconciled stars event waking him up and Ei putting his ass to sleep. Will the archon quest change him for the better or will he be the same?

No. 252828

>>252823
if he's playable they'll redeem him, other wise they would've signorad him

No. 252847

>>252713
>we don't really have any other good dendro characters
Dendro Traveler is good, like actually good. As long as you have decent ER, they can slot into any Dendro reaction team.

No. 252878

>>252828
Yeah I guess you’re right. I hope Scara leaves the fatui though.

No. 252886

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Can I just share a cute wholesome moment even if it’s kinda blogposty? I babysat a 5-year old and he asked if I had any games. I said no but he saw the genshin app icon on my iPad and wanted to play. We ended up playing for two hours in Mondstadt and he was having so much fun. (I made him a child friendly team without the fan-servicey characters and he doesn’t speak English either so it was very age appropriate, I wouldn’t let a 5-year old touch the game otherwise). He loved playing Cyno and got so excited when he beat up some slimes. It really made me realize how fun genshin is when you’re a complete clueless beginner and just run around picking up berries in Mondstadt. A nice break from the scrotey anti-husbando wars on twitter and ship sperging here on lc. It’s such a simple and childish game when you play it with a kid. He said "this is a very calm game" which I thought was such a refreshing take, compared to what the metafags are painting it to be.

No. 252887

>>252886
That's so sweet and he's absolutely precious, nona. I guess the one true key to being able to enjoy the game for what it is is to avoid metafags and basically fandom. Collecting wolfhooks was so calming for me too.

No. 252900

>>252886
This is why metafags can fuck right off. I have a lot of fun in Genshin just enjoying the game and taking my time doing things, trying out new strategies, actually reading and internalizing the dialogue during world quests, just having fun with it. I know people who are textbook metaslaves, they need to 100% everything right away like it was a fucking contest and then spend the rest of their time minmaxing abyss damage and doomposting about the game being bad and new characters not being meta enough i.e. taking 2 seconds more to clear abyss. They're draining the fun out of the game and would probably be happier playing some PVP hell where the entire purpose is to shit on other players and the game since that's what they love doing the most.

No. 252906

>>252887
I’m glad you didn’t find my blogpost cringey, he really is so precious, the sweetest and kindest child I’ve ever met. He really brought back the fun in the game for me. It’s a fun game to just immerse yourself in exploration wise. It doesn’t have to be more than that.

>>252900
Yeah definitely. Metafags have polluted all the social media platforms so it unfortunately implicitly affected my view of the game. I’m glad that dev interview came out where the devs literally said that they don’t want the game to cause anxiety with more spiral abyss-like gameplay. It solidifies that the game is in fact casual.

No. 252909

>>252906
>devs literally said that they don’t want the game to cause anxiety with more spiral abyss-like gameplay.
Thank god. I know someone who had a legit mental breakdown and a depressive episode because the character they rolled (and liked) couldn't finish spiral abyss fast enough. It's ridiculous, that's not how you're supposed to play the game! For myself as an old Zelda fan Genshin has been an amazing experience having similar explorative elements added to it. I can just explore the map for hours on end trying to figure out puzzles because there's no rush. After finishing the current story I'll have to wait for new chapters anyway.

No. 252917

>devs literally said that they don’t want the game to cause anxiety
then stop putting ship pandering in the game

No. 252919

>>252917
how… does ship pandering cause anxiety………..

No. 252924

>>252919
its "that" anon. very humiliating to admit that you get anxiety over ship pandering in a bad mobile game, even anonymously.

No. 252930

>>252924
I'm a very honest person

No. 252934

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>>252930
you pathetic. im fujo coomer too but i still hope they keep baiting het ships to keep you in the constant state of seething. let it serve as a lesson about co-ed games.

No. 252939

>>252934
why are you so fucking obsessed with me

No. 252943

why does a thread about a chinese gacha game have so much infighting and always the same anons. Some fujo and then in every thread the "I'm a lesbian-" "As a lesbian" and if you don't like her ship you're either a scrote or a troll.


Anyway, which regions are you all looking foreward too? I can't say I care about Sumeru, it's nice but that's it. I've been looking foreward more to hydro and cryo nation and hoping for better character designs that fit the nation and not over designed with useless things tacked on. Is reading the Genshin comic worth anything?

No. 252944

>>252943
I'm just curious if they can keep the level of music so good and how African Natlan will end up.
Also how industrial revolution Fontaine will be.
Snezchnaya is just Russia so not as interesting.

No. 252954

>>252939
>shits up thread 24/7 with retarded shipping discourse
>anons make fun of it
>"why are you so fucking obsessed with me"
you need to be 18 years old to post here

>>252944
who said natlan would have anything to do with africa? it's based on the aztec empire.

No. 252963

Pulled 5 times to get Razor cons but only got 1 Bennett and 2 Nahidas. I also spent 60 wishes on the Ayaka banner but only got 1 Razor. Why does the game not let get Razor cons? I don’t really like Nahida either like why didn’t I get this luck in another banner.

No. 252967

>>252954
NTA but you have to have zero self awareness if you think she's the only one shitting the threads

No. 252979

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>>252909
Yeah a lot of players seem to treat their accounts as investments almost. It really should not be that way.
A lot of Genshin YouTubers had complete mental breakdowns when the dev interview came out. I am happy about it. You can pull literally any character you like, nothing in the game is stopping you from it.
>>252967
Definitely not the only sperg but she is very obviously underage and bait all the time.

No. 252987

>>252943
I'm pretty sure that "ship anxiety" person is the reoccurring weird oneeshota schizo who thinks Mihoyo pandering to oneeshota fetishists and it's sending her over the edge. Scroll upthread to see her having a breakdown over Kazuha and Beidou being featured in a Cadillac ad in China.

Also don't know why you have a forced gripe with lesbians since even during the last infight it was some anti-lesbian anon going insane over someone calling beigguang a more mature ship than eimiko and refusing to stop sperging. Overall the most of the shitting up here is undeniably done by the scrote(s) throwing fits over their supreme waifus being disliked and someone being triggered over fujo ships or valid criticism of badly written female characters to the point they complain about them all over the site while accusing them of infighting kek. I can even bet that someone probably thinks all the Ei hate upthread is also "fujos forcing shipping discourse and infighting" even though it's universally recognized by every type of player how flawed of a character she really is and how much was sacrificed just to make her an uwu waifu.

No. 253014

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i take it back nonnas, it looks like he made it. Dottore might be playable someday after all. unless like Signora they wait until next region to off his ass

No. 253017

>>253014
I think it was already leaked that he's a claymore user so that would basically mean that he's playable. However since the Dottore we saw in Sumeru was the omega clone and the playable will probably be the prime version we don't know how it's going to differ from the current version familiar to us.

No. 253039

>>253014
I hope so. I really loved his appearances so far, but honestly I’d even be happy with a boss battle and some more story presence.

>>252943
Sumeru is the region I’ve been most excited by since the beginning. I really love Persian culture and history and the art nouveau aesthetic plus the rainforest setting are so appealing to me. Naztlan and Fontaine both look like they could be cool as well. I’m not excited for snezhnaya at all other than the story though.

No. 253091

I'm always so behind in the archon story. After the anarana quest I just feel like nobody can top it; I was so invested, but from what I'm getting Nahida may be an archon who's trying her best for her people and I love that. Has anyone gotten that item that gives their teapot a sumeru realm? That's one of my goals.

No. 253231

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>>253091
I got it and it’s a cool realm

No. 253249

She really is cute, not enough to roll though.

No. 253258

>>252979
That interview was terrible. They took all the most common requests like buffing old characters, slightly increasing the resin cap, adding new things to do outside the extended daily commissions they call events/shit story/occasional shit new area, etc. and said "fuck off, have a bad card game no one wanted." That's going to end up abandoned after people milk it for rewards just like fishing did. Would it kill them to at least add a story skip button?

Don't care about abyss but I do think it's weird they don't plan on making any content like it again. The """anxiety""" excuse sounds like bs. I'm glad I quit buying welkin and farming in this game long ago, but I really wonder why metafags still bother to after hearing this.

>>253249
Ew

No. 253290

>>253258
There is no reason to increase the resin cap when it's only used for farming. They need some way to get people to pay money.
And if you really hate the story and everything so much why do you keep playing.

And she's just cute like cute, I love the little jumping on button dance attack.

No. 253366

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Disgusting Genshin ad

No. 253368

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>>253366
Yikes, yeah not pulling nahida for this very reason.

I just finished the sumeru archon quest. How do you feel about it anons? I felt really bad for Scara during the gnosis scene tbh.

No. 253369

>>253368
I liked it a lot more than Inazuma. Scaramouche falling was really sad and I thought they just left him there. Thank god Nahida didn’t kill him.

No. 253374

>>253366
And this is exactly why I have a bad feeling about every child character in Genshin impact. They're cute but we see them in a completely different way than the way that moids see them, which is depressing because we can't have cute shit in videogames without moids fantasizing about wanting to fuck them, from Pokémon, going through animal crossing, and baby characters in a fantasy game.

No. 253396

I'm just now realizing how long it's been since a Pyro character release. Dehya is the next one, right?

No. 253398

>>253290
>And she's just cute like cute
Agree to disagree. She's a run of the mill wise 500 year old loli created by and for degenerate lolicons, will never see that trash as "cute"

>They need some way to get people to pay money.

As if there aren't a billion better ways to do that. Weird bootlicker take.

No. 253419

ei was so annoying to the point i see nahida as a breath of fresh air lmao at least from a narrative standpoint she is more of a proper god

No. 253453

>>253419
Same, I thought that this morning! I might be biased cause of Ei, but I know it can't get any worse than her. Bitch killed her own people. Even Tsarita knows what she's about and won't be an uwu neet waifu so even if she leads a regime where death is preferred to retreat Ei is still worse than her because everyone covered up for Ei's misdeeds.

No. 253489

>>253369
>>253368
I actually cried during that scene, I never thought Genshin would be able to make me so emotional but it made me feel so bad for him. Overall I enjoyed every moment of the Sumeru story, Inazuma doesn't even compare. As much as I despise Nahida being a loli I still thought she was a really likable character and they didn't play the little girl thing up as badly as I expected them to. Her last interaction with Dottore was really impactful especially after Ei being such a worthless waste of a character in every regard.

No. 253492

Did anyone else just want Kaveh and Alhaitham to kiss during the archon quest or was that just me? Anyway I am so excited for Scara. His scenes during the archon quest made me so excited kek. I have wanted to own him ever since the unreconciled stars event, I am so happy it's finally happening very very soon!!!

No. 253493

>>253492
I want to believe they later continued the fight and it ended up with them making out in the library. They were like an old married couple, it's hilarious.

No. 253535

>>253374
I just don't think about men or let them ruin things for me

No. 253576

Anyone else is tired of this nahida shilling in genshin community? No, I am not going to roll for that dumbass loli, 100% sure she wouldn't make my childe international and hu tao main dps teams any better. Her doing numbers in a dendro shilling abbyss is not that impressive either, even nilou does that.

No. 253613

>>253576
It's usually always moids who try to sell you on getting the newest waifu with bullshit numbers from overworked meta that no sane person would spend so much time on. The hardest I grind is for artifacts sometimes but even then I'm not calculating numbers because whatever will be will be and because I won't do math if I can help it lol. I'm still early in the archon quest, but I like Nahida enough and like one anon said, her playing hopscotch is super adorable. I froze when she said "dook dook" though. Why…

No. 253625

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>>253576
Yeah I’m surprised that she got 0 doomposting by metafags. All she does is good dendro application. Barely any personal damage, and a weird burst that feels useless. All she does is buff dendro reaction teaks and applies dendro, I feel like so many future dendro characters could do the same (while not being a loli which is better). She’s definitely useless to any player who don’t depend on dendro reactions and even for dendro reaction teams I bet Kaveh or Alhaitham could in some ways achieve a good dendro application too in the future.

No. 253779

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Nonas, I need to know your opinions because I'm somewhat puzzled.

I really liked Scaramouche before and wanted to get him but his redesign killed my +1 year hype for him. I said I'll still get because, he's still Scaramouche but seeing his gameplay he kind of sucks. I'm not a metafag or anything but just want the character to be playable enough to use him with regular mission not just throw him in the teapot. I've heard in the following updates both Baizu and Alhaithem are coming and being the husbandofag that I am I'll definitely get them lol. Anyway what I'm trying to know is that are there any nonas who are having these conflicted feelings about scara and consider skipping him for others? Are you guys disappointed like I am or did have big expectations?
I was thinking of wishing 'till I reach the 50/50,if I won then good but if I lose then also good for Alhaithem

Tell me your future wishing plans please I feel lost after this

No. 253785

>>253779
I've been waiting for Scaramouche since the unreconciled stars event and while the anemo revamp dented my hype a bit seeing his kit in action reignited it because the floating mechanic seems to be a handy overworld skill. As for Baizhu and Alhaitham, I'll be pulling both because I can afford it. If I didn't have the choice, I'd skip Baizhu, get Scara and use what's left over for Alhaitham. But it all really depends on your own needs and preferences, maybe just wait until there's more information about Alhaitham's and Baizhu's kits and try Scaramouche out during his banner's trial?

No. 253789

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>>253779
>but seeing his gameplay he kind of sucks
Really, i never cared much about Scaramouche. I mean i still planned to get him because im a husbando collector but he was never my number one husbando. Seeing his gameplay however, he looks so cool. I was nervous since there are already so many male anemo characters and i was afraid his kit would look to much like the others. But it looks really unique. You will def be able to use him in regular missions. Alhaitham will be in 3.4, thankfully Scara is in first half so you have some time to save for him. Baizhu will be in 3.6 so loads of time for him. My advice would be to just play the trial for Scara when he arrives and then decide if you like him enough. You can always get him on rerun

No. 253799

I'm planning to get scara on his rerun, alhaitham is my main priority now

No. 253814

>>253779
It… depends I guess? I think I agree with you that his gameplay seems kind of meh. Catalysts are actually my favorite but his normal and charged attack animations are a little boring (trading effects for increased attack speed?). However, he still seems playable enough and you shouldn't have any issues clearing in-game content with him (or with any of the other characters for that matter).

After reading some 3.3 leaks… I kind of hate the direction they're going with his story. However, it looks like he retains his personality which was his strongest selling point to me. So, I want to see how it all works out before pulling.

No. 253823

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>>253779
I feel you anon. I’m fine with his kit. I tried to think objectively, wouldn’t an electro kit be more likely to be shit anyways? So I’ve come to terms with the anemo kit, just a bit disappointed over it not being so flashy with the animation. The floating thing could be fun if they don’t make it too gimmicky.

What disappointed me the most was the color choice of his outfit, they could have done a bit more variation then just… blue. But in the end he’s still Scara, most likely the last truly insane and bratty male character we’re getting. So I’m prioritizing him with my guaranteed pull. My remaining primos will be spent on Ayato and Alhaitham.

No. 253829

>>253789
Speaking of design. I like how his buff arrows are represented in the splash art but they still looks odd and out-of-place. So far, we've only seen the arrow infused with hydro from gameplay leaks and I really dislike how it looks. It doesn't seem like all four can light up at once so it always feels rather incomplete too?

I wish they could've done multi-colored rings behind him or multi-colored rings on his wrists or something to represent the different buffs instead.

No. 253840

>>253779
Not rolling for Alhaitham, but Baizhu was one Sumeru I wanted. Scaramouche is still a roll to guaranteed for me due to liking him a lot, and gameplay wise he's not the worst since I didn't get Heizou and I never really cared for Sucrose either on field or off field which are his closest comparisons. I think he's actually better gameplay wise as long as he gets stagger resistance and it's really just a matter of him being a flashier cooler version of those 4*s as an anemo driver. Somewhat of a shame since I wouldn't mind him being a support, but I can see him being another Tartaglia where he ages surprisingly well just with more team options other than his dedicated buffers like Faruzan. I have harbinger bias though.

No. 253854

>>253840
Bootleg Miku doesn't look that good as a dedicated buffer. Unless you're trying to see how high your Xiao's damage can get and nothing else, she has no advantage over any other anemo support even for non-Xiao anemo DPS. Then for Xiao there are more practical options. She's less of a Gorou and more of a Sara; forgettable, poorly designed filler that needs c6 to fulfill her niche role, a role she is not even the best at. I don't understand who she's supposed to appeal to.

No. 253857

>>253854
vocaloid fans who will immediately try to make videos of her dancing to hatsune miku songs and thus generate free advertising?

No. 253863

>>253854
I would bet that she's one of those characters that had a generic design laying around to be implemented when they needed a new niche 4-star to fill a void. At least Layla can be used for her budget disco ball but Faruzan is just Sara repeated all over again except with way less plot relevance and (according to Cyno's voice line) the worst kind of generic nice girl personality. I really don't care for how much they've been shilling 4stars as just extras cuffed to certain 5-stars instead of standalone units. As for who she's designed to appeal to, probably for cosplayers and for promotional material.

No. 253865

>>253854
Still think niche supports are generally good. It gives you the option of running the 5* character hypercarry style and be a bit sweaty chasing numbers or if you don't want to slot in other subdps. Agree to disagree, but I can see why you would opt to drop them since I try not to run buffers.

No. 253871

>>253865
I think they're good when they're good, like Gorou. But Sara and bootleg Miku are bad at their jobs on top of being weak visually and story wise. The second part annoys me the most, they put forth no effort to make Biku appealing to the demographic that the characters she's supposed to be supporting are the most popular with, leaving her half-baked no matter how you look at her. She doesn't even appear to know let alone have anything to do with Scaramouche unlike Gorou with Itto or Sara with Raiden.

No. 253916

>>253865
I'm not against niche supports either but only when they're done very well like Yun Jin and Gorou. Which almost never happens.

No. 254059

God that Jean trial in the event was annoying, but I didn't know you could use Sayu like that.

No. 254060

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3.3 first banner phase is itto and scara! I love this because i still need gorou cons so i hope gorou is included in the banner. Also that weapon banner will be looking very good for me, i might try to get both weapons.

>>254059
Yeah the jean part was super boring, so was the beidou and yoimiya mini game tbh.

No. 254073

scaramouche's updated idle animations. So cute ♥

No. 254092

>>254073
Little bastard, love him

No. 254095

>>254059
Kek I thought I was a full retard for sucking in the Jean one so bad but glad to know I wasn't the only one. The rest were fine, I really liked the Xiao and Ayaka ones.

No. 254104

>>254095
Yeah, if you weren't lined up exactly right her burst knocks things diagonal, and her charged attack knocks upward so that was no help. Luckily I didn't get it again in the 3 random plays.

And I just realized that doing Kazuha's story quest gives you a weapon so I'm doing it and once again an inanimate object has a sexy (JP) voice, damn stop teasing me. Varka better have a cool design and deep voice whenever he shows up.

No. 254121

>>254060
Oh no. I love them both.

No. 254155

>>254121
There is also ayato in the second half

No. 254162

>>254104
What? Why were you using her burst or charged attack? You hold her skill to suck up slimes and a cross appears that makes aiming correctly really easy. I thought hers was one of the more fun ones

No. 254163

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>>254155
Its actually insane how many husbando banners we are getting. I'm happy but also scared for my wallet kek. I might have to skip ayato yet again because i want both scara and haitham

No. 254215

>>254155
I see some hard decisions being made in my future.

No. 254216

>>254163
I don’t want another anemo twink, but at the same time, I already have all of the other ones so I might as well, right?

No. 254217

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I want them to judge me harshly.

No. 254228

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nonnas, is this all we're getting of the desert region? I thought the area in front of Old Varanara would be included in 3.1. ngl, it's kind of small as is.

No. 254235

>>254228
We're getting more desert in 3.4 and 3.6.

No. 254247

>>254163
It’s actually killing me that it’s Scaramouche, Ayato and then Alhaitham right after each other. I have enough for two guarantees. Which ones should I give up nonas? I’ve waited for a Ayato rerun for so long

No. 254257

>>254059
The Sayu one was fun until I started stuttering everywhere about halfway through lol. Anyone else have this experience? I've never had an issue like that before.

No. 254275

>>254257
it happened to me as well. curiously, i didn't have the same problem with ayaka, hers ran smoothly.

No. 254294

>>254162
I meant her skill not burst, but the game doesn't tell you if you hold the button it does something different… I don't have Jean so I didn't know.

No. 254337

I really love itto and think he's a great dps but I wish we'd get another geo dps.
I feel that geo is the most neglected element as it can't interact with any element, why is it so cursed lol. Seeing the data mine and future characters there doesn't seem to be any new geo characters and I'm starting to believe they will definitely neglect it and keep throwing Albedo (people mostly got him for him and not meta) and Itto (although awesome dps its thrown because no element mumbo jumbo) reruns as the geo part of genshin impact but no love or attention. I hope there will be a way for geo to be buffed either by new characters or general buff like electro.

I have all geos and it's the most Unga bunga element ever, I'll just cope here and wish for more real geo attention from hoyo

Also for husbandos nonas, good luck sisters and hopefully you get all the ones you want.
I could be just jaded but probably this is your only chance for them until a long while, minus specific dps' they won't rerun in a long time, a year maybe? I still look back to Shenhe that still hasn't got a rerun so if your boy is a support chances are you'd have to wait a year or something. Jesus this game.

No. 254356

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I needed to get hydro and cryo artifacts for my mona, kaeya and kokomi. So I finally got around to getting dragonspine domain. Did anyone else get stuck on the last shard and scarlet quartz? It feels like i spent 3 hours climbing up and trying to jump to reach it. i hated it.
>>254228
we're getting a new sandstorm area similar to dragonspine and the chasm
>>254337
a 5 star geo bow or catalyst user would be cool

No. 254367

>>252954
natlan seems to be a mix of pre-colonial south america and west africa, as the only character we know is a little kid called iansan, which is the name of an goddess worshipped in yoruba and afro-brazilian religions. i have no idea how they are going to mix this since the west african influence over south america is due to colonization and slavery
but anyway, if that's actually the case the music will probably be awesome, looking foward to it

No. 254381

>>254337
it's fine. I don't understand the meta autists who cry about how bad geo is when the team of albedo, itto, gorou, zhongli is not only one of the strongest but most comfortable in the game. do you just want something to call bad? call ningguang bad. geo is an element that hinges on the natural strength of its characters and their synergy with eachother instead of with other elements. reactions that aren't swirl and melt/vaporize are annoying to deal with.

>Shenhe that still hasn't got a rerun

because everyone forgot about her half way through her original banner. I've never seen anyone, not even coomers, beg for a shenhe rerun.

No. 254382

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Used Razor to clear Abyss. Seethe metafag scrotes.
>>254381
It would be kind of nice if Geo wasn't just golden physical, but that seems to be what Hoyo wants to do with it. I don't see it getting buffed, Geo teams will just get stronger and stronger supports and DPSes.

No. 254395

>>254382
Any Razor appreciation warms my battered little heart.

No. 254413

>>254356
What console were you on? My sister had the same issue on mobile but when she used the ps4 it activated

Ah I'd kill for a proper geo catalyst… and another geo sword character, here's hope

>>254381

I don't really care about metafag, but to hoyo they control the game since they want to wipe the abyss in 2 seconds or something, I just want more geos and chances we won't get anything but reruns because no one likes it except few

I think the people who want her reruns are for the Ayaka/Eula buff, I actually want her rerun too but hate her design so much

>>254382

Based queen, I recommend trying Xinyan since she too is physical and can clear the 12th floor (provided you have benny with her)

Speaking of in game stuff in my team of Itto/zhongli/Albedo/Gorou, who should I replace for Venti? The team is super Unga bunga but enemies scatter way too much that itto spends his burst chasing them lol

No. 254431

>>254381
Extremely based post. I use monogeo all the time and don't break a sweat during boss battles and don't have to spend my time doing calculated rotation nonsense every 2 seconds. I really like the defense to attack scaling system myself since for a lot of other characters you have to sacrifice their resistance in the favor of everything else.

>because everyone forgot about her half way through her original banner. I've never seen anyone, not even coomers, beg for a shenhe rerun.

Because she's literally a 4-star being sold as a 5-star who only works for Ayaka and Chongyun, and they have better and more flexible supports to use. I'm tinfoiling that Mihoyo originally meant her to be a 4-star seeing how her original design was much less intricate than what they ended up releasing but they just went ahead with putting her out and shoehorned her into the archon story no less.

No. 254454

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>>254337
I love my mono geo team! Its sad to see we wont be getting any geo character.

>>254381
I just wish that the crystallize reaction just did something more then give a very weak elemental shield. Archaic Petra could have been cool if the effect wasnt limited to the user who grabbed the shards.

>>254382
What team did you use nonnie> I love Razor, he's a cutie.
>It would be kind of nice if Geo wasn't just golden physical
Agreed, which comes back to my points that this will only change if they tweaked the crystallize reaction to give more then a weak elemental shield.

>>254413
>Speaking of in game stuff in my team of Itto/zhongli/Albedo/Gorou, who should I replace for Venti?
Either zhongli or albedo. If you can live without the shield i would remove zhongli since albedo does good damage.

No. 254457

>>254454
Unrelated, but I just noticed that Itto looks like he has heterochromia in his official art (as well as some kind of symbol in his eyes) but in-game his eyes are normal and both the same color. What is up with that?
Your pic reminded me of that.

No. 254478

>>254413
>who should I replace for Venti
gorou unless you're fighting something that will help you make crystallize shields, in that case zhongli

No. 254492

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>>254413
>to hoyo they control the game since they want to wipe the abyss in 2 seconds or something
What? Hoyo has made it very clear that normies control the game and the already easy spiral abyss is as relevant as combat strength will ever get. Metafags have been crying ever since this dev interview. It sunk in that all the farming, constellation and weapon pulling, and mouth breathing done in the name of muh meta past being able to clear the abyss with 36 stars was nothing but a massive waste of time.

No. 254503

>>254492
I love that this hurt so many meta moids. The sheer power this one interview had to destroy everything they took pride in for not having lives. Love it.

No. 254528

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>>254413
I'm on PC
>>254492
The only time meta matters is exploration and leveling up. I got Diluc and it's nice to have him at level 40 but deal out the same damage as a level 70 character.
sidenote, seeing as Yae showed up in the fungi tournament I hope Childe shows up to. Also based on their interactions Yae x Layla is such a wattpad pairing kek. Tired college student x mean Ceo kek.
I wish we could pick any sumeru 4 star like in the new years event instead of getting the genie, then again we barely have any sumeru 4 stars kaveh needs to hurry up and get a banner

No. 254534

>>254528
According to leakers, Childe is probably going to show up in the "outside the canvas, inside the lens" event along with yoimiya. Whatever appearance he had must have been long/significant enough the leakers initially assumed it would be for a bigger event. So excited for his banner, though, I only started playing last year during his 2.2 rerun so I still don't have him

No. 254620

Layla's demo
I relate to her on a spiritual level

No. 254648

i want to know more about that child scara adopted

No. 254658

gay boys

No. 254678

>>254454
I used the full EM Razor team with Bennett, Xingqiu, and Nahida because I'm too lazy to figure out how to best use MC.
>>254413
Gorou isn't necessary

No. 254823

whoops scaramouche got hit by an arrow again and has to recover
whoops scaramouche got hit by an arrow again and has to recover
It won't be that bad in reality, but I hope he gets just a bit more stagger resist.

No. 254859

>>254823
>reddit panic
use a shield or xingqiu. imagine making a team in genshit that doesn't include a shield or xingqiu.
and in the last gameplay leak it showed that he can dash out of that falling animation while his E is still active, meaning recovery time is fast.

No. 254929

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They're gonna be in a team together and no one's gonna stop me and my retardation

No. 254965

Got around to the Archon story for the event and.
I swear if we have to wait ~years till Scheznaya to figure out what the 'fake stars' mean.. And it better not be something as cliche as 'it's all a simulation'.
I wonder why they had Venti's Gnoses be taken by force when everybody else had it given/taken peacefully. And this Descender thing is interesting, or at least it sounds cool. And I don't really like the sound of 'justice' being Fontaines main theme. Definitely going to be more boring bureaucracy.

No. 254966

>>254965
Because Signora hated Venti and wanted him to suffer. She tried to take Raiden's too but the puppet didn't have it and the Traveler threw her plans off the rails with the whole duel in front of the throne thing. Scara tried to take Nahida's gnosis too but failed because of her dream powers.

No. 255041

>>254929
live your truth, anon

No. 255042

Some fun questions!
Favorite element to play with
Favorite character you leveled up
A character you level up but regret
Character you want but don’t have
Favorite thing to do in the game

No. 255045

>>254929
Shitass taste

No. 255046

>>255042
>Favorite element to play with
Anemo
>Favorite character you leveled up
Razor, Cyno and Kazuha
>A character you level up but regret
Honestly every girl character because I can barely stand playing as them because of uguu voice acting and random panty shots/boob jiggle.
>Character you want but don’t have
Tighnari
>Favorite thing to do in the game
I fucking love exploring in this game. Whoever made the overworld did a very good job because I can spend so much time looking for stuff and walking around.

No. 255130

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>>255042
>Favorite element to play with
Dendro, I enjoy how versatile it is!
>Favorite character you leveled up
Tighnari, I think, he is very fun to play and I don't regret one bit pulling for him when he was released!
>A character you level up but regret
Aloy… I have her at lvl 90, talents 9/9/9, but since I leveled up Kaeya and Rosaria she has been benched… I should rebuild her for a reverse melt teamcomp, but I'm too lazy.
>Character you want but don’t have
Diluc…
>Favorite thing to do in the game
Honestly, I like pre-farming mats and saving primos for characters a lot. I love pulling for a 5*, spending 80 pulls all at once and leveling the character from lvl 1 to 90 in the blink of an eye. It makes me feel proud of myself, kek.
I also enjoy most of the events. And lowkey like Abyss and trying to surpass the DPS checks with my husbandos.
Thank you for the questions, anon.

No. 255149

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Childe and Thoma Banner
I repeat
Childe and Thoma Banner
This is not a drill

No. 255150

>>255149
childe, thoma and heizou feels like they were targeting me directly.

No. 255184

>>255149
Ah fuck i really want Thoma and Heizou cons. I already got Childe and i dont need any cons for him tho and i'm saving for Scara. God it will be hard to resist pulling for those cons.

No. 255224

>>255149
I was waiting for Layla and could live with not getting any cons of her but now they throw Heizou and Thoma in there.

I wish I could build pity for Al Haitham but I bet then it won't cost me up to 80 pulls to see a 5 star.

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>>255149
Skipping Childe once again for other husbandos. Childe, Scara, Ayato, Alhaitham back to back, they’re really trying to get us girls whale. This is like the opposite of the inazuma banners

No. 255476

>>243148
You all are a bunch of degenerates.

No. 255477

>>243148
>>243199
Literally who cares about butt sizes? Get a life LMAO

No. 255508

>>255042
> Favorite element to play with
Hydro but recently I have been into dandro
> Favorite character you leveled up
Kokomi
> A character you level up but regret
Qiqi I lost my 50/50 to her and thought she would be useful since I don’t have leveled up cryo character but I hate playing her
> Character you want but don’t have
Xiao, Itto, Nilou
> Favorite thing to do in the game
Right now I have been loving the story I just finished the Archon questline. So now I have been focused on leveling characters I wanna level up Mona, Zhongli, Thoma and Kaeya.

No. 255732

>>255477
>>255476
Scrote on suicide watch kek

No. 255735

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No. 255757

>>255735
How did i never notice their balls bulge like that????