The highly anticipated arrival of Aloy from Horizon: Zero Dawn in Genshin Impact’s 2.1 update has been teased in leaked gameplay footage. While an official gameplay reveal is expected soon, this leak provides a glimpse of Aloy’s abilities and interactions with other characters.
Aloy, the iconic protagonist of Horizon: Zero Dawn, is making her way into the fantastical world of Genshin Impact with the upcoming 2.1 update. The leak, originating from a Streamable video shared on Reddit, offers an 18-second sneak peek into Aloy’s gameplay in action.
Aloy from Horizon Zero Dawn in Genshin Impact with her theme from the original game. Who else is looking forward to her? pic.twitter.com/3iosFWfe9p
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Aloy Gameplay Overview
The leaked clip showcases Aloy employing her Frozen Wilds elemental ability to summon Cryo bombs. In a strategic move, the player switches to Kazuha, another recent character, to utilize his Wind ability. This creates an impressive display as Kazuha pulls the Cryo bombs together, setting the stage for Aloy’s explosive ultimate ability, Prophecies Of Dawn. The detonation occurs spectacularly, emphasizing Aloy’s prowess with her bow.
Aloy Abilities and Interaction
Frozen Wilds Elemental Ability
Aloy’s Frozen Wilds ability allows her to summon Cryo bombs, adding a strategic element to battles. The leaked footage demonstrates the potential for coordination with other characters, as Kazuha manipulates the environment by gathering the Cryo bombs.
Prophecies Of Dawn Ultimate Ability
Aloy’s ultimate ability, Prophecies Of Dawn, takes center stage in the leak. The explosive Cryo-filled power cell showcases both the visual spectacle and destructive potential of Aloy’s arsenal. This ultimate ability is expected to be a game-changer in battles, offering players a dynamic and impactful combat experience.
Aloy’s release in Genshin Impact 2.1 is initially exclusive to PlayStation platforms. However, due to the game’s cross-save functionality, players can secure Aloy by claiming her through a PlayStation account and seamlessly continue their adventures on PC. For those on other platforms, Aloy will become accessible in the 2.2 update.
Anticipation for the Official Gameplay Reveal
While the leaked footage provides an exciting glimpse into Aloy’s abilities and interactions, fans are eagerly awaiting the official gameplay reveal. With the 2.1 update expected to drop at the end of the month, miHoYo is likely to showcase Aloy’s gameplay in action, giving players a comprehensive look at how she will navigate the enchanting world of Teyvat.
As the release date approaches, the anticipation among Genshin Impact players continues to build. Aloy’s arrival marks a significant crossover between two beloved gaming universes, promising an immersive and engaging experience for fans of both Genshin Impact and Horizon: Zero Dawn.
Stay tuned for more updates and official reveals as the release of Genshin Impact 2.1 draws near, bringing Aloy and her unique set of skills to the game.