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Genshin Impact Kamisato Ayato: Release date, skills, weapons and more

Kamisato Ayato is an upcoming playable character in Genshin Impact, here is everything you need to know.
Genshin Impact Kamisato Ayato: Release date, skills, weapons and more
We are halfway through the Genshin Impact 2.3 update with Phase II set to begin soon, but we are already looking further ahead than that, forever curious about what new characters or areas will come to miHoYo's game. Recently with the release of Arataki Itto's character teaser video, speculation about yet another new character has begun.

That character is Kamisato Ayato, and while the leaks regarding him started coming months ago, there was no substantial evidence regarding his existence. However, now with it being almost certain that he will be arriving in the game, here is what we know about Arataki Itto's brother.

Kamisato Ayato release date 

As per the leaks, Kamisato Ayato will be released in Genshin Impact's 2.6 update, which is a few months away and will likely arrive in April 2022. You will be able to get him by wishing for him on his banner.

He was spotted at the end of Arataki Itto's character teaser video, watching his show, and as you can see, he looks like Childe from the back.

Genshin Impact Kamisato Ayato: Release date, banner, and skills
We don't know how he looks from the front. (Picture: miHoYo)

Kamisato Ayato weapon and skills

Kamisato Ayato is Ayaka's older brother and the head of the famous Kamisato clan. "Kamisato... One of the most distinguished clans in all of Inazuma. Despite Ayato's trickery in regard to the Tri-Commission's affairs, he is nevertheless a loyal subject. His past misdeeds shall be excused," Raiden Shogun can be heard saying in reference to Ayato.

As per the leaks, he will be a Hydro character who can use both a sword and polearm, which means he will have good synergy with his sister.

As per the dataminer Dimbreath, he will reduce team members' elemental skills cooldown. There is not much information available regarding him at the moment, but we will update the guide once we get our hands on it.


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