How to Obtain
Characters are primarily be obtained by using Primogems to purchase Intertwined Fates or Acquaint Fates to perform Wishes (Gacha pulls). The starter characters: Amber, Kaeya, and Lisa are obtained for free early in the main storyline (Archon Quests). Some characters may also be purchased from monthly Paimon’s Bargains shop in exchange for Masterless Starglitter.
How many characters are there?
There are currently 31 characters in Genshin Impact as of April 2021.