Star Rail Penacony Map announced as next area to be released

Penacony has been confirmed to be the upcoming 4th map in Honkai: Star Rail. The area is also known as the Planet of Festivities, part of the Asdana star system. The upcoming area for Honkai: Star Rail has been longed for by players since its release as most of them have already finished exploring and earning the most rewards in the current 3 maps.

The first area that we know is the Herta Space Station, the second area is the Jarilo-VI, and the most recent area is the Xianzhou Luofu. Now, Honkai: Star Rail Penacony map has been teased as a trailer during The Game Awards Candicacy Video where they won the Mobile Game of the Year award, which also teased some intriguing characters.

Honkai: Star Rail Penacony Map teaser

The Astral Express initially intended to head to Penacony after visiting Jarilo-VI but was redirected to Xianzhou Luofu due to Kafka’s interference. As we can see from the trailer, it suggests that Honkai: Star Rail’s setting draws inspiration from the early 19th century in France and the United States, offering glimpses into Penacony’s content and world details.

When is Honkai: Star Rail Penacony Map releasing

If you tuned into The Game Awards 2023, you probably caught a glimpse of Penacony in the A Story That Never Grows Dull trailer. While they didn’t spill the beans on when we’ll get to explore the Planet of Festivities, it looks like it might be in Version 1.7 of Honkai: Star Rail.

Honkai Star Rail Penacony Map
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There’s some speculation going around as taking a page from Genshin Impact’s book, there’s talk that Honkai: Star Rail might jump straight to Version 2.0 when Penacony comes into play. It’s a trick they’ve used in other games, and it keeps things interesting. So get ready for the next version as could be a step closer to Penacony, and we Honkai: Star Rail fans are buzzing with anticipation.

Honkai: Star Rail Black Swan and Acheron coming alongside the Penacony Map update

Exciting news for Honkai: Star Rail players as they can get ready to welcome Black Swan and Acheron, who are expected to make their debut alongside the much-anticipated Penacony Map update in Version 2.0. Black Swan is gearing up as a 5-star Wind-type Nihility Path Character, while Acheron, a 5-star Lightning-type Nihility Path Character, is also on the horizon. These characters have also been leaked in the version 2.0 banner lineup.

Honkai Star Rail Acheron and Black Swan
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While the specifics of their gameplay and skills are still under wraps, you can catch glimpses of their appearances in the trailer and catch subtle mentions of them in earlier lore and quests. Keep your eyes peeled for more updates on these intriguing additions.

Final Thoughts

For Honkai: Star Rail fans, the upcoming Map update in Version 2.0 is a big deal. New characters like Black Swan and Acheron are expected to join the game, fueling the excitement for the major update. While we don’t know all the details about how these characters will play, we’ve seen a sneak peek in the trailer and heard a bit about them in earlier versions. The community is buzzing with anticipation, looking forward to exploring the new world and facing fresh challenges in Penacony.

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