Play Honkai: Star Rail on Backbone Now

July 25, 2023  •  2 min read

Exciting news for Honkai: Star Rail!

This popular game has received a highly anticipated update, adding controller support for iOS devices. Embark on your trailblazing journey through the galaxy and experience next level play with Backbone.

What is Honkai: Star Rail?

In Honkai: Star Rail, you'll traverse the boundless universe on the Astral Express, encountering new civilizations, uncovering hidden truths, and meeting both new and familiar companions along the way. With high-quality cinematics, genuine facial expressions, and an original score, this space fantasy RPG offers a best-in-class immersive adventure beyond the stars.

Explore distinct worlds, each offering a never-before-seen view of the galaxy. Shape the story with your choices, engage in tactical combat utilizing weaknesses and Techniques, and unleash stunning Ultimate moves. With nearly 100 different Blessings and Curios to enhance your abilities, the combat environment becomes even more unpredictable.

Immerse yourself in the universe of Honkai: Star Rail with the help of a top-tier cast of voice actors, bringing the characters to life in multiple language dubs. The immersive experience is further enhanced as the characters transcend their virtual existence, becoming tangible companions throughout your journey.

So grab your Backbone, board the Astral Express, and set forth on an adventure that will redefine your gaming experience. Honkai: Star Rail awaits, offering a galaxy full of wonder, camaraderie, and hidden truths to uncover. Are you ready to embark on this thrilling journey?


Mastering Honkai: Star Rail

Connecting your Backbone
Follow these simple steps to set up the controller support in Honkai: Star Rail.

  • Launch the game and open the in-game menu.
  • Navigate to the in-game settings.
  • Find the "Other Settings" section.
  • Switch the Control Mode to "Controller Mode" to activate controller support.

For a visual guide, check out the helpful video below:


Beginner Guide
New to Honkai: Star Rail? Gain valuable tips and insights to navigate the galaxy and make the most out of your adventures with this video guide from IGN.  

Best Team Comps Guide
Discover effective team compositions for different situations to strategically assemble your team and overcome challenges. This guide from PCGamesN covers the best teams for free-to-play and premium characters.

Comprehensive Guide
Want to get the most out of your team, builds, materials and more in Honkai: Star Rail? Dive deep with advanced combat techniques and in-depth exploration of game mechanics with this guide from Game Rant.

By utilizing these guides and mastering controller support, you'll be well-equipped to take on the galaxy and conquer the challenges that await in Honkai: Star Rail. Gear up, fine-tune your team, and embark on your interstellar journey with confidence!

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