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Scaramouche is arguably one of the in style NPCs in Genshin Impact for the time being, appearing as one of many Harbingers, and is likely one of the most devious characters thus far. Through the transient interactions we’ve had with Scaramouche, he appears to be one of many extra blatantly antagonistic characters of the game. Additionally, his look means that he can be an Electro character when made playable. However, the most recent Genshin Impact leaks point out in any other case, and a few followers aren’t pleased. Note: Heavy potential spoilers forward.
Leaker @hxg_diluc indicated that Scaramouche would obtain a component change and persona change on the conclusion of the Sumeru story. Supposedly, Scaramouche will lose his imaginative and prescient and enter a everlasting Delusion as a substitute (Tartaglia’s boss combat state is him utilizing a delusion). Additionally, this delusion can have the “Anemo” aspect. Scaramouche may also obtain some persona modifications as nicely.
These leaks additionally point out that the Scaramouche we’ve seen thus far is not going to be playable, however his alternate type as a substitute. This alternate type has a separate title referred to as “Wanderer,” and can successfully be a brand new character. These leaks may additionally point out Scaramouche will turn into much less antagonistic or obtain some form of “redemption arc” regardless of initially being a villain.
While these leaks initially sound questionable, dependable leaker @Ubatcha appears to substantiate elements of the leak as correct. In a follow-up tweet, Ubatcha criticized the fanbase for reacting negatively with out even seeing how the character will play out, stating that they’d wait to see the way it performs out in-game.
Scaramouche has been assumed to be a future playable character for fairly a while, however these leaks could fly within the face of these assumptions. Regardless, Version 3.0 could carry some new data concerning Scaramouche’s destiny, so we’ll must preserve an in depth eye out to see how Sumeru handles Scaramouche’s character.