Genshin Impact update 3.6
All characters in Genshin Impact update v3.6 and their tier (Image via HoYoverse)

Genshin Impact has easily been one of the most successful creations of HoYoverse of all time. Alongside its immensely huge fanbase, it has also garnered a respectable reputation in the gaming community.

The recent update is version 3.6 and has been a great experience for the fans since its commencement on April 12, 2023. Therefore this is a list that will keep you updated with all the new characters that are available for you to play in the RPG. Moreover, HoYoverse keeps adding new characters with varying tiers and abilities. Therefore, this guide will serve you well enough to choose your preferred character for your journey in Genshin Impact.

Genshin Impact 3.6: All characters and their basic characteristics

As of now, there are 65 characters in Genshin Impact 3.6 update, excluding the traveler. All the characters have varying perks, qualities, and abilities. Therefore, it might be overwhelming at first to choose among them if you are a beginner.

Genshin Impact 3.6 characters tier list
Raiden Shogun (Image via HoYoverse)

The following table lists all the characters as of now in May 2023 alphabetically:

Character Name Stars Element Weapon
Albedo 5 Geo Sword
Alhaitham 5 Dendro Sword
Aloy 5 Cryo Bow
Amber 4 Pyro Bow
Arataki Itto 5 Geo Claymore
Ayaka 5 Cryo Sword
Baizhu 5 Dendro Catalyst
Barbara 4 Hydro Catalyst
Beidou 4 Electro Claymore
Bennett 4 Pyro Sword
Candace 4 Hydro Polearm
Childe 4 Hydro Bow
Chongyun 4 Cryo Claymore
Collei 4 Dendro Bow
Cyno 5 Electro Polearm
Dehya 5 Pyro Claymore
Diluc 5 Pyro Claymore
Diona 4 Cryo Bow
Dori 4 Electro Claymore
Eula 5 Cryo Claymore
Faruzan 4 Anemo Bow
Fischl 4 Electro Bow
Ganyu 5 Cryo Bow
Gorou 4 Geo Bow
Hu Tao 5 Pyro Polearm
Jean 5 Anemo Sword
Kaeya 4 Cryo Sword
Kamisato Ayato 5 Hydro Sword
Kaveh 4 Dendro Claymore
Kazuha 5 Anemo Sword
Keqing 5 Electro Sword
Klee 5 Pyro Catalyst
Kujou Sara 4 Electro Bow
Kuki Shinobu 4 Electro Sword
Layla 4 Cryo Sword
Lisa 4 Electro Catalyst
Mika 4 Cryo Polearm
Mona 5 Hydro Catalyst
Nahida 5 Dendro Catalyst
Nilou 5 Hydro Sword
Ningguang 4 Geo Catalyst
Noelle 4 Geo Claymore
Qiqi 5 Cryo Sword
Raiden Shogun 5 Electro Polearm
Razor 4 Electro Claymore
Rosaria 4 Cryo Polearm
Sayu 4 Anemo Claymore
Shenhe 5 Cryo Polearm
Sangonomiya Kokomi 5 Hydro Catalyst
Shikanoin Heizou 4 Anemo Catalyst
Sucrose 4 Anemo Catalyst
Thoma 4 Pyro Polearm
Tighnari 5 Dendro Bow
Venti 5 Anemo Bow
Xiangling 4 Pyro Polearm
Xiao 4 Anemo Polearm
Xingqiu 4 Hydro Sword
Xinyan 4 Pyro Claymore
Yae Miko 5 Electro Catalyst
Yanfei 4 Pyro Catalyst
Yaoyao 4 Dendro Polearm
Yelan 5 Hydro Bow
Yoimiya 5 Pyro Bow
Yun Jin 4 Geo Polearm
Zhongli 5 Geo Polearm


Although this table had all the characters, this list is just an alphabetical Genshin Impact list. Therefore keep in mind that this is not a ranked list in Genshin Impact 3.6.

Tier list for all the characters

Genshin Impact 3.6 characters
Ayaka as seen in the game (Image via HoYoverse)

As an RPG player in Genshin Impact, you should always aim to take control of the best characters in the game. This will make you perfectly ready to face the end-game challenges in the Spiral Abyss. The character tier system in Genshin Impact 3.6 has the SS-tier, S-tier, A-tier, and B-tier for categorization. As the tier names suggest, the SS-tier characters are the best overall characters to play with as they are the strongest in Genshin Impact.

The tier list for May 2023 in Genshin Impact is:

SS-tier S-tier A-tier B-tier
Arataki Itto Klee Nilou Dheya
Ganyu Diluc Candace Lisa
Kazuha Yae Miko Qiqi Amber
Ayaka Sucrose Kaeya Traveler
Raiden Shogun Xiao Sara Xinyan
Yelan Razor Sayu
Hu Tao Kokomi Chongyun
Bennett Albedo Dori
Zhongli Baizhu Layla
Alhaitham Childe Yaoyao
Nahida Diona Heizou
Xingqiu Fischl Noelle
Venti Yanfei Rosaria
Xiangling Yun Jin Kaveh
Gorou Thoma
Kuki Wanderer
Mona Ningguang
Shenhe Mika
Collei Aloy


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Souhardya Choudhury is a veteran musician and an audio engineer but has now been writing as a journalist at Spiel Times. He is currently pursuing Media Science and Film Making as his major. He also considers himself a hardcore gamer as Souls games like Elden Ring, Sekiro, and Dark Souls series are his go-to genre for gaming. RPG open-world games come next.