Black Swan release confirmed in Honkai: Star Rail

By Melany Moncada


Jun 17, 2023

Reading time: 2 min

Popular Honkai: Star Rail leakers have found all the information about Black Swan, a new character.

Black Swan is a new name in Honkai: Star Rail, but the character might be familiar to the players. Back in May, the game shared a trailer for the Myriad Celestia that showed a female character talking about the Aeons, titled Myriad Celestia: Fables About the Stars.

The narrator remained unnamed, but through social media, fans familiar with the lore referred to her as Black Swan. Over a month later, we have confirmation about her name and her kit.

Black Swan in Honkai: Star Rail

Black Swan is a five-star character. Her element is Wind, and her path is The Nihility. Wind characters are scarce in Star Rail, and Black Swan would be the fifth to join the group. Nihility characters are better known as debuffers because their skills affect enemies directly.

According to the information leaked, Black Swan will have the ability to reduce enemies’ defense and deal passive damage. Based on the information, players are comparing Black Swan to Silver Wolf, in the sense that both are characters with strong debuffs. The information leaked can be subject to change, and none of the skills or values are final.

Black Swan abilities leaked Honkai: Star Rail

Considering that Black Swan is a five-star character, she is likely to have her own banner event. Meaning that for a limited time, players will have the opportunity to pull Black Swan.

Black Swan release date Honkai: Star Rail

Black Swan’s release date is up in the air at the moment. It’s been confirmed that Kafka, Blade, and Luka will be released with Version 1.2, which is likely to be released in July. A new version of Dan Heng and Fu Xuan are scheduled for release with Version 1.3, coming in August, according to the schedule.

Black Swan could come with Version 1.4, which could be coming out in September.


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