Want to learn more about Honkai Star Rail Update 1.6? There have been some leaks about the latest version of the game, and it includes the possible release date, banners, and even a new game mode. Let’s find out everything you need to know about the upcoming Honkai Star Rail Update 1.6, including the new banners and game mode.
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When is Honkai Star Rail Update 1.6 Releasing?
While there isn’t an official release date yet, Honkai Star Rail usually has five to six weeks between each update. As the previous version 1.5 went live on November 15, 2023, it is expected that the next one will be around December 20 to December 27, 2023. Updates are usually released at 7 PM PST.
Honkai Star Rail Update 1.6: New Banners and Game Mode
There is a lot of speculation on what characters will be coming to the next update, and HoYoverse has released drip marketing for some of them. Ruan Mei, Dr. Ratio, and Xueyi are rumored to be upcoming characters in Honkai Star Rail 1.6.
Here are the details that we know about the new characters that might be on the banners for Version 1.6:
- Ruan Mei: 5-star character, Ice, Path of Harmony
- Dr. Ratio: 5-star character, Imaginary, The Hunt
- Xueyi: 4-star character, Quantum, Destruction
In addition to this, there will be a brand new game mode, which is called Pure Fiction. In this mode, players will need to fight against constantly respawning enemies. The highest score will be recorded, and you can earn up to 720 Stellar Jades.
That’s all we have right now on the Honkai Star Rail Update 1.6. While you wait for the update, why not check out our guide on the Best Honkai Star Rail Light Cones?