Black Swan in Honkai Star Rail: Leaked Abilities, Path, Trailer, and More
Black Swan is one of the few characters that have been introduced in Honkai Star Rail. The character has been revealed through a teaser trailer but is yet to be revealed in the game. However, leakers have unveiled information about Black Swan in Honkai Star Rail such as her abilities, Element, Path, and character design. However, HoYoverse has yet to officially confirm the legitimacy of these leaks. The release date for Black Swan in Honkai Star Rail is also yet to be revealed. Considering how a lot of characters have been introduced in the story that are slated to be released as playable in the future, she may not be arriving anytime soon.
Black Swan abilities in Honkai Star Rail
According to a , Black Swan in Honkai Star Rail is a 5-star Nihility Wind character. Her abilities are as follows;
Deals wind damage equal to 60% of Black Swan's attack to a designated enemy and its adjacent targets with a 100% base chance to reduce the defense of each enemy by 27.0% for 3 turns.
Deals wind damage equal to 96% of Black Swan's attack power to the entire enemy team and strengthens the target's [Fate Card] effect for 2 turns. Strengthened [Fate Card] reduces the target's effect resistance by 17.5% and can be considered as any 1 Damage Over Time type negative status. The enhanced [Fate Card] does not reset its level after the target deals damage at the beginning of its turn, and the effect is triggered a maximum of 1 time during the duration of the enhancement.
When an enemy target takes Damage Over Time, Black Swan has a 60% base chance to apply [Fate Card] to the target, which can be triggered 4 times per unit per action. The target of the [Fate Card] will take wind damage equal to 155% of the Black Swan's attack at the beginning of the turn.
[Fate Card] has a level mechanic, with an initial level of 1. Apply [Fate Card] again to a target that has already had it increases the level of [Fate Card] by 1. When [Fate Card] deals damage at the beginning of the target's turn, it has additional effects depending on the level:
Greater than or equal to level 1: Each level additionally increases damage equal to 31% of Black Swan's attack power.
Greater than or equal to level 3: Deals additional damage equal to 90% of the original damage to adjacent targets.
Greater than or equal to level 6: Ignores 22.5% of the target's defense.
[Destiny Card] Resets the level to 1 at the beginning of the target's turn after dealing damage.
After using the secret technique: draw 1 Fate Crystal (physical, fire, lightning, or wind) that you do not already hold, up to a maximum of 4 Fate Crystals at the same time. When entering battle, Black Swan consumes all the Fate Crystal it holds, and for each one consumed, triggers a Weakness Break effect with a 100% damage multiplier on every single enemy with a corresponding attribute weakness, depending on the attribute of the consumed Fate Crystal.
Who is Black Swan in Honkai Star Rail?
Black Swan in Honkai Star Rail is a Memokeeper of the Garden of Recollection. HoYoverse showed a quick glimpse of the character through a teaser trailer titled “Myriad Celestia Trailer: Fables About the Stars Part 1.“
Not much is known about the mysterious Memokeeper as the trailer did not reveal too much information on her lore. However, a leak from back in April 2023 unveiled a potential character design for Black Swan in Honkai Star Rail.
Black Swan Release Date in Honkai Star Rail
HoYoverse is yet to officially announce a release date for Black Swan in Honkai Star Rail. Players will have to keep their eyes peeled for more updates in the future.