__**Patch Note **__
**◆New Main Story: Chapter 48 - Whirlwind of Hearts**
As the camera zooms in on Hinomaru and further, on A.C.E academy, things start to present in a different way, allowing us to have a sneak peek of what’s going on behind the scene...
New Challenge Mode Chapter: Chapter 48 will also be available after the date!
**◆New Pilot: Shigure (Treasure Hunter)**
[Active Skill] Rain Cut: Charges to the target and launches [Rain Cut] attacks against the enemy for 3s.
**◆New Pilot Awakening: Divine Empress & Matilda**
New Paths to the Awakenings stages will be unlocked: Cage of Hinomaru (Divine Empress) & Romance of Protection (Matilda)
**◆Weekly Bonus Event:Paths to the Awakening Gold DROP UP Event (10.07– 10.12)**
**◆High-End Mecha Market Rate Up (10.07– 10.12)**
**Banner 1: Cain (1%)**
**Banner 2: Abel (1%)**
**Banner 3: Wu Sheng (1%)**
**Banner 4: Wu Shuang (1%)**
**Banner 5: Ullr (1%)**
**Banner 6: Schwarz Ritter (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 (10.07 – 10.12)**
**Shigure, Elenna, Violet (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 (10.07 – 10.12)**
Oboro Night (Ch.31 / Ch.412) (Possible Drop: [Mech Shard] Kaguya)
(Pursuit of Pinnacle Pass x7, Awaken Token Chest x7)
**Awakening Sale B**
(Awaken Token x50K, Awaken Token Chest x50)
**Heart Chest Pack**
(Super Voucher x10, Ball Invitation x10, Heart Chest x1)
**Fortune Pack C**
(10-Draw Coupon x2, Stamina Potion x50, Ball Invitation x10)
**◆New Boss Challenge: The Killing Stone (09.28 – 10.26)**
Ft. Abel as final boss and Super Voucher x10 as first-clear reward!
**◆New Mass Event: 300 FREE PULLS FOR EVERYONE (09.28 – 11.30)**
Notes about this event: I. Log in during the event period (09.28 – 11.30) to claim a special 10-Draw Coupon on daily basis, up to 30 days, totaling 10-Draw Coupon x30;
II. You can pick any 30 days during the event period to get these 300 pulls. In other words, it doesn’t require your consecutive login, but please do pay serious attention to how many days you have logged in to meet the minimum 30-day login requirements.
III. You can use the free pulls acquired from the event on banner 2 ~ Banner 6, subject to the latest banner schedule. You CANNOT USE THEM ON BANNER 1.
IV. The free pulls acquired from the event are NOT PERMANENT. THEY WILL EXPIRE after 23:59 on the next day (based on server clock). Please use them within the day in due time.
V. This event will not alter/ change/ tweak the pity system of the ongoing high end mecha banners.
VI. The minimum level for the event is Lv.18.
**◆New Returner’s Bonus: Returner’s Grand Gift (09.28 – 12.31)**
Note: The following bonus events are available for players who return to the game after more than 30 days of having not logged in. Please be aware that this event will not be effective before the event!
**◆Returner’s Bonus I: 7-Day Login Bonus (09.28 – 12.31)**
Log in during the event period to claim your energy pack: Stamina Potion, Gold, Vouchers, and more!
**◆Returner’s Bonus II: Event Page Share (09.28 – 12.31)**
Go to the event page and share it for freebies! *Note that the sharing button may malfunction due to Twitter (X)’s latest API policy. Don’t worry, just make sure you press the button and it counts as a successful sharing!*
**◆Returner’s Bonus III: Return’s Battle Pass (09.28 – 12.31)**
A separate Battle Pass will be introduced as the dedicated battle pass for returning players! It features Class-B, Class-Expert, and Class-Master battle pass system just like the normal Battle Pass! Note that the two battle pass systems will work in parallel and will not interfere with each other.
*Class-Expert and Class-Master are paid Battle Pass classes.*
**◆Skin Rerun: Mid-Autumn Festival Skins (09.28 – 10.26)**
Mid-Autumn festival skins will be available for Hong Xiaoyu, Oboro, Nanase Shiotsuki, Slokai, Su Rui.
**◆New Time-Limited Event: Lost Treasure (09.21 – 10.19)**
Ft. 7 story stages dropping [Ensanguined Crystal] (event token). Dive into the adventure with Shigure and Niji-chan! *Auto-farming will be enabled for this event*
**◆New Event Shop: Ruin Hunt (Jackpot) (09.21 – 10.26)**
Ft. Collect [Ensanguined Crystal] to trade in for goodies here! A Cain Coating Scheme, Meteor VII (new pet) and more!
**◆Battle Pass Renewal: Season Cain (09.21 – 10.19)**
S-Class Rewards: [Mech Shard] Cain x30 and more!
A-Class Rewards: Limited skin for Tapfer and many other resources
**◆New Boss Challenge: Blood and Anger (09.21 – 10.19)**
Ft. Cain as final boss and Super Voucher x10 as first-clear reward!
**◆New Event Shop: Dream Store (09.07 – 10.12)**
Collect [ASMR Album] to trade in for goodies here! Free Dream Guardian, Yumeno Shiori’s Valentine’s Day limited skin, Dream Core (for Yumeno Shiori’s awakening), and more!
**Mid-Autumn Festival Sale (09.28 – 10.12)**
(Starlight Badge x1, Diamond x2K, Primal Energy Core x3K, Zong Zi x20, Intelligence: Trial of Origin x20)
**Coupon & Gold Sale II (09.28 – 10.26)**
(10-Draw Coupon x2, Gold x5M)
**Special Fortune Pack I (09.28 – 10.26)**
(10-Draw Coupon x1, Ball Invitation x10, Diamond x300)
**SSS Fortune's Favor Pack (09.28 – 10.26)**
(Super Voucher x50, Ball Invitation x50)
**Festival Coupon Sale B (09.21 – 10.19)**
(10-Draw Coupon x1, Stamina Potion x50)
**Fortune Pack B (09.21 – 10.19)**
(10-Draw Coupon x1, Stamina Potion x40, Gold x4M)
**Medium Custom Pack (09.21 – 10.19)**
(Medium Custom Pack I & II & III x1)
**Coupon & Gold Sale (09.21 – 10.19)**
(10-Draw Coupon x4, Gold x10M)
**10x Draws Coupon Big Sale (09.21 – 10.19)**
(Stamina Potion x50, 10-Draw Coupon x5)
**◆Weekly Bonus Event:Part Development Refresh UP Event (09.28 – 10.07)**
You can refresh up to 2 times of the development formula in Part Dev per day! (Note: first refresh will be FREE, second refresh will cost 150 Diamonds)
**Festive Mecha Sale (09.14 – 10.07)**
(Super Voucher x5, Ball Invitation x5)
**Heart Chest Pack II (09.14 – 10.07)**
(10-Draw Coupon x1, Heart Chest x1, Stamina Potion x20)
**Advanced Custom Pack (09.14 – 10.07)**
(Advanced Custom Pack I & II & III x1)
**Pilot Growth Pack III (09.14 – 10.07)**
(Heart Chest x1, Rare Candy x10, Mock Training Module x4, Big XP Capsule x530, Gold x10M)
__**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 Cain banner pity will remain; Banner 2: Abel banner pity will stay; Banner 3: Dream Guardian pity will carry over to Wu Sheng; Banner 4: Zhong Hu pity will carry over to Wu Shuang; Banner 5: Justice Magenta pity will carry over to Ullr; Banner 6: Himiko banner will carry over to Schwarz Ritter.
>>Due to schedule rearrangement, Iron Saga EN is expected to perform weekly update on 07/10/2023 at 18:00 UTC +0800. Sorry for all the inconvenience caused!