Genshin Impact Candace Nilou Release Date – All You Need To Know

While the release date of Genshin Impact 3.1 is scheduled for September, some new characters, (Candace and Nilou) are revealed as part of the new update. Leaks have also revealed some of the abilities of Candace and Nilou and their release date. If you are among the players inquiring about the release date and abilities of Genshin Impact Candace and Nilou, we have got your back. Here is everything you need to know!

For the travelers of Teyvat, there is a lot to anticipate into. The Genshin Impact Update 3.0 is right next to the corner and it will allow the players to explore the Sumeru region. It will also enable us to play immediately as Dendro newcomers Tighnari and Collei.

The approaching version 3.0 seems amazing but Hoyoverse has aroused the appetites of fans for the end of September. Here is all you need to know about the release date of Genshin Impact Candace and Nilou and what their abilities as per the leaks are.

What Is The Release Date For Genshin Impact Candace Nilou?

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According to the available information, Candace and Nilou will be made available for the players with the Genshin Impact update 3.1 which is all set to hit the screens on September 28th.

The news about Candace and Nilou’s arrival is being confirmed by Hoyoverse in their 3.0 special programme preview livestream.

The rumors also claim that a preview for 3.1 will take place at the Tokyo Gameshow on September 15th. However, these rumors are not being confirmed as of now.

The reports also claim that Candace and Nilou will come out on September 28th if they are part of the first character event wish. However, if they are scheduled for phase 2, they will be available on October 18th.

According to Zeniet who is a reliable leaker, Nilou is a 5-stars protagonist while Candace is 4-stars. The official Twitter account of Genshin Impact has revealed that Nilou and Candace are both Hydros.

Revealing the information about a few characters, Genshin Impact Twitter account wrote:

“Of red sands and glimmering gold, her vow to defend stands strong.


Golden Vow

Guardian of Aaru Village


Sagitta Scutum”.

What Are The Abilities Of Candace And Nilou?

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Leaks have also revealed the abilities of Candace and Nilou. If you are willing to get an idea about the expected abilities of Candace and Nilou, below is the detail:

Passive Talent:

  • Bloom seeds rupture immediately.

Elemental skill:

  • 18 seconds critical damage.
  • Four slashes that deal Hydro damage with different animations.
  • Fourth slash summons water ring that applies Hydro but deals no damage.

Elemental Burst:

  • 70 Energy, 18 seconds critical damage.
  • Deals AoE DMG and inflicts additional DMG.

C0, C6:

  • C0 is a quick swap, C6 enables on-field playstyle.
  • C6 takes away four slash limit so Nilou can continuously attack.
  • C0 has only four Hydro infused strikes, while C6 has unlimited.

All the information provided above has come with the courtesy of Genshin5stars on Twitter and it is a translation of a post from UncleLu.

As far as Candace is concerned, the information that is available so far is, that Candace can generate her shield with E in a similar fashion to Diona, Beidou, and Gorou. We have provided this information with the courtesy of GenshinBLANK.

We will update this article once Genshin Impact confirms all the details about the upcoming update, its characters, and the abilities and resistances of the characters.

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