Honkai Star Rail Version 1.3 Patch Notes
The highly anticipated Honkai Star Rail Version 1.3 update "Celestial Eyes Above Mortal Ruins," has arrived, ushering in a plethora of exciting additions to the game. This expansive update from developer HoYoverse introduces a range of new features, including two new 5-star characters, thrilling events, and noteworthy quality-of-life improvements. The comprehensive patch notes are outlined below, providing players with a detailed overview of the latest enhancements to the Honkai Star Rail universe.
Everything included in Honkai Star Rail Version 1.3
Version 1.3 introduces three captivating characters into the mix:
Imbibitor Lunae: A five-star character following the Path of The Destruction, Imbibitor Lunae joins the action through the Stellar Warp banner. Players can access this banner immediately following maintenance until September 20, 2023.
Fu Xuan: This five-star Quantum element character, hailing from the Path of The Preservation, takes center stage in the second phase of the Stellar Warp. As the head of the Xianzhou Luofu’s Divination Commission, Fu Xuan offers unique tactical advantages.
Lynx: A brand-new four-star Quantum character on the Path of The Abundance, Lynx introduces healing abilities that are set to reshape gameplay dynamics.
New Light Cones
Three new 5-star Light Cones emerge in Version 1.3:
Brighter Than the Sun: Crafted for characters treading the Path of Destruction, this Light Cone belongs to Imbibitor Lunae. Players can acquire it during the initial phase of the Brilliant Fixation Light Cone Warp event.
She Already Shut Her Eyes: Aligned with characters on the Path of The Preservation, this signature Light Cone for Fu Xuan is scheduled for simultaneous release alongside the character.
Solitary Healing: Tailored for characters traversing the Path of The Nihility, Solitary Healing stands as a free 5-star Light Cone, obtainable using Herta’s Bonds in the Simulated Universe segment.
Trailblazing Missions and Companion Adventures
Embark on "The Dragon Returns Home," a fresh Trailblaze mission in Version 1.3. This chapter extends the narrative beyond the Phantylia confrontation, presenting players with a captivating epilogue to the Xianzhou Luofu arc.
Three Companion Missions also debut in this update, focusing on Luka, March 7th, and the newly introduced 4-star character Lynx, further enriching the story and gameplay.
An Array of New Events
Prepare for an array of engaging events in Version 1.3, including:
Aurum Alley's Hustle and Bustle: Take the reins of Aurum Valley's renovation in this event, securing Stellar Jades and a copy of the 4-star character, Sushang.
Gift of Odyssey: This returning event rewards players with 10 Star Rail Special Passes over a 7-day login period, allowing access to exclusive content.
Stay vigilant for additional events on the horizon, promising challenges and rewards that will captivate players.
Optimizations and Enhancements
Version 1.3 introduces a significant gameplay enhancement—the Reserved Trailblaze Power mechanic. Players can now store excess Trailblaze Power for future use, empowering their strategic choices. The Trailblaze Power cap has also been elevated to 240 points, enabling players to tackle challenges with renewed vigor.
Other notable updates include quality-of-life improvements to the Simulated Universe mode, overhauled UI elements, the addition of "The Swarm Disaster" content, updates to the Forgotten Hall, new Stagnant Shadow Stages, phone wallpaper functionality, and a host of minor tweaks to refine the gameplay experience.