Iron Saga 01/12 Patch: Nero Rex



**◆New SSS Unit: Nero Rex**

  [Chassis I] Cosmic Siphon: Absorbs 30% of damage dealt into HP. Can be stacked.

  [Chassis II] Spike Armour: 30% chance to ignore melee and ranged damage received as well as reverses the damage to its dealer. Can be stacked.

  *Acquisition: Apex Market (Unit) (up to 1 unit), Apex Market (Shard) (up to 120 shards)*


**◆New Pilot: Murat**

A notorious figure in the infamous squad - Black Hound. He goes by the codename of Dr. Cannibal. He used to be a genius surgeon with a promising career prospect but wound up being a maniac.

VA: Katsuyuki Konishi

  Affection Gift: Scalpel


**◆New Gameplay: To be available soon**

  More information will be disclosed a day later!


**Weekly Bonus Event: Boss’ Assault Drop UP (01.12 – 01.19)**


**Rate Up**

**◆High-End Mecha Market Rate Up (01.12 – 01.19)**

  **Banner 1: Umr (1%)**

  **Banner 2: Hel (1%)**

  **Banner 3: Percival (1%)**

  **Banner 4: Lex Aeterna (1%)**

  **Banner 5: Grace (1%)**

  GUARANTEES: At least 1 Banner Mech for every 100 pulls. The counter resets each time players obtain the banner unit.

  Note: 1. Each Banner has a different counter.

  2. Gacha availability may be subject to change from update changes. It will be based on the most recent announcement.


**◆Pilot Recruitment Rate Up (01.12 – 01.19)**

  **Shivaji, Ren, Murat (1%)**

  GUARANTEES: At least one banner pilot for each 100 pull. Upon acquiring one of the banner pilots and/ or banner changes, the counter resets.


**◆Random Encounter Rate Up (01.12 - 01.19)**

  Ancient Knights (Ch.25 - Ch.26)

  *(Possible drop: [Mech Shard] King Arthur/ Gawain/ Lancelot)*



**Special Resource Pack (01.12 – 01.28) **

(Diamond x120, Primal Energy Core x400, Refresh Voucher x10)

**Spring Stamina Sale (01.12 – 01.28) **

(Diamond x360, Stamina Potion x18)

    **Mercenary Task Selector Sale (01.12 – 01.28) **

    (Diamond x680, Mercenary Task Selector x1)

**Heart Chest Pack (01.12 – 02.09) **

(Super Voucher x10, Ball Invitation x10, Heart Chest x1)

**Special Fortune Pack III (01.12 – 02.09) **

    (10-Draw Coupon x2, Ball Invitation x10, Stamina Potion x30)



**◆New Boss Challenge: Cemetery of Stars (01.05 – 02.02)**

  Ft. Umr as final boss and Super Voucher x10 as first-clear reward


**◆New Battle Pass Season (01.05 – 02.02)**

  S-Class Rewards: [Mech Shard] Umr x30 and more!

  A-Class Rewards: Limited skin for Wynonna and many other resources


**◆Event Rerun: Martial Arts Tournament (01.05 – 02.02)**

Ft. 14 stages dropping event token [New Year Lucky Money]

  *Reminder: Please note that the first-clear rewards will NOT reset for players who have cleared the event before*


**◆Event Shop: Martial Arts Hall (01.05 – 02.09)**

Gacha-type event store (Store -> side scroll the banners to find the event store)

  Store token: [New Year Lucky Money].


**◆New Boss Challenge: Ravenous Beast (12.15 – 2.13.2023)**

  First-Clear Rewards: Super Voucher (permanent) x10


**Event Rerun: Storm & Aurora (12.22 – 01.19.2023)**

  Ft. 1 chapter 9 stages with the comeback of Kraken at 1-8

  *Note: The first-clear rewards will not reset for players who had cleared the event stages before*


**Event Store: Aurora Jackpot (12.22 – 01.26.2023)**

Ft. limited Xmas skins for Ann & Su Rui in addition to Panda Thor shards, Christmas Offer (chest), Stamina Potions and many more resources!

*Event Token: [Northern Metal Shard] – collectible from [Storm & Aurora] limited event*


**Skin Rerun: Christmas Skinfest! (12.22 – 01.26.2023)**

  Christmas limited skins for Karas, Kemuri, Trista and many more waifus are rerunning!


**◆New Year Skin Rerun (12.29 - 01.31.2023)**



**Stamina Supply Pack (01.05 – 01.19) **

   (Voucher x10, Stamina Potion x30)

**Fortune Pack A (01.05 – 01.19) **

   (10-Draw Coupon x1, Stamina Potion x40, Primal Energy Core x2K)

**Coupon & Chest Sale (01.05 – 02.02) **

(10-Draw Coupon x3, Purple Parts Shard Chest x10)

**10x Draws Coupon Big Sale (01.05 – 02.02) **

(Stamina Potion x50, 10-Draw Coupon x5)

**10x Draws Coupon Big Sale (01.05 – 02.02) **

   (10-Draw Coupon x1, Solar Wing Medal x1)


**Ending Events**

**◆Research Rerun: Mazinkaiser D. Research Ins. (12.01 - 01.12.2023)**

  1K Progress -> Unlock [Ashura Mazinger Restoration Program] (up to 4 devs)

  2K Progress -> Unlock [Boss (Pilot)]

  3K Progress -> Unlock [Sayaka Yumi (Pilot)]

  4K Progress -> Unlock [Mazinkaiser Restoration Program] (up to 1 dev)


**◆Research Rerun: Mazinger Z D. Research (12.01 - 01.12.2023)**

  1K Progress -> Unlock [Boss Robot Restoration Project] (up to 4 devs)

  2K Progress -> Unlock [Boss (Pilot)]

  3K Progress -> Unlock [Mazinger Z Restoration Project] (up to 1 dev)

  4K Progress -> Unlock [Mega Giant Coating]

  5K Progress -> Unlock [Great Mazinger Restoration Project] (up to 1 dev)


**◆Event Store: Dimensional Exchange (12.01 - 01.12.2023)**

  An easy-to-go place where you can trade for necessary development materials for Dimensional Research Institute/ mecha retrofit with items farmed from the event chapters.


**Weekly Bonus Event: Card Game Arena (01.05 – 01.12)**



  **Gem Carnival Sale (12.29 - 01.12.2023)**

  (Diamond x120, Heart Emblem x100)

  **Upgrade Supply Pack C (12.29 - 01.12.2023)**

  (Diamond x680, Purple Parts Shard Chest x15, Refresh Voucher x20)

  **Limited Starlight Sale (12.29 - 01.12.2023)**

  (Diamond x2K, Starlight Badge x1, Gold x5M, Proof of the Brave x10)

  **Heart Chest Pack II (12.22 – 01.19.2023)**

  (10-Draw Coupon x1, Heart Chest x1, Stamina Potion x20)

  **Mega Winter Sale (12.15 – 01.12.2023)**

  (10-Draw Coupon x1, Diamond x1280)

  **Carnival Pack (12.15 – 01.12.2023)**

  (Carnival Pack x1)

  **Advanced Tickets Pack (12.15 – 01.12.2023)**

  (10-Draw Coupon x2, Diamond x2480)


**Bug Fixes and Other Notice**

>>For reference only. All the content listed above is not final. Subject to final in-game implementation.


>>Banner Pities (effective after the update): Banner 1 Umr pity will remain; Banner 2: Belial Legend pity will carry over to Hel; Banner 3 pity will carry over from Nightmare to Percival; Banner 4 pity will carry over from Wo Long to Lex Aeterna; Banner 5 pity will carry over from Chang Sheng to Grace.