Iron Saga 01/18 Patch: Masahiro Inoue



**◆New SSS Unit: Justice Magenta**

  __[Chassis I] Perfect Synchronization __: Weapon/ action switch speed increases by 30%. Upon entering the battle, final damage dealt +1% for every 50 points as the sum of the pilot's Melee and Ranged stats.

  __[Chassis II] Spike Armour__: At the end of every action, Justice Magenta teleports itself to a random place and deals AOE attack in addition to HP recovery. Upon the end of the fifth activation of the said effect, boosts its ATK and speed for the rest of the battle.

  *Acquisition: High-End Mecha Market banner, Solar Wing Medal, Superalloy Z exchange (175 SAZ)*


**◆New Pilot: Masahiro Inoue **

A self-employed mercenary of an unknown past who relishes playing golf and cards. His physical strength is far superior to that of his peers.

__VA: Masahiro Inoue__

__Affection Gift: Unique Necklace __


**◆New Boss Challenge: Justice Magenta (01.18 – 02.16)**

Ft. Justice Magenta as final boss piloted by Masahiro Inoue! Clear the boss to get the first-clear reward of 10 Super Vouchers!

  *Note: Ranking and Support are enabled for this boss challenge*


**◆New Side Quest: The Past (01.18 – ∞)**

Ft. 6 event stages chronicling Masahiro Inoue’s isekai adventure in Iron Saga with Felicia! Event drops include affection gift for Masahiro Inoue and other resources!

  *Note: Please find the event chapter through Battle -> Gaiden -> Side Quest*


**◆3-Day Roulette Event for Justice Magenta (01.18 – 02.16)**

  Miss not the wheel-spinning event to get Justice Magenta! 15 pulls guaranteed with the best lucky guy being able to get 60 pulls!


**Weekly Bonus Event: Challenge Mode 2X Attempts (01.18 – 01.28)**

Notes about Challenge bonus event: 1. Removes 3 attempts on the day event ends regardless if commander has challenged or not (commanders can no longer attempt that day if it is negative attempts); 2. It is recommended to use all attempts (including buying additional attempts) before event ends.


__**Chinese New Year Celebration Events**__

**Event Rerun: New Year’s Reunion (01.18 – 02.16)**

Ft. 9 event stages dropping [Gold Ingot] and [CNY Chest]

  *Note that first clear rewards will NOT reset for players who have completed them before*


**Boss Challenge Rerun: Martial Ring (01.18 – 02.16)**

Ft. 7 Boss Challenges dropping event token and gold!

  *Note that first clear rewards will NOT reset for players who have completed them before*


**Event Rerun: CNY Quest System (01.18 – 02.16) **

  Finish daily quests and milestone quests to get event tokens and more!


**Event Rerun: CNY Event Shop (01.18 – 02.23) **

Trade in for goodies here with event token!


**Bonus Event: Claw Crane Game Rerun (01.18 – 02.15)**

  Use tricks to empty the inventory with free tokens distributed by login bonus event!


**Bonus Event: 8-Day Login Giveaway (01.18 – 02.15)**

Day 1 – Day 7: Claw Game Token x1K per day; Day 8: 10-Draw Coupon x1


**Skin Rerun: Chinese New Year Skin Rerun (01.18 – 02.16)**


**Rate Up**

**◆High-End Mecha Market Rate Up (01.18 – 01.28)**

  **Banner 1: Umr (1%)**

  **Banner 2: Justice Magenta (1%)**

  **Banner 3: Himiko (1%)**

  **Banner 4: Zhen · Qing Long (1%)**

**Banner 5: Zhen · Zhu Que (1%)**

**Banner 6: Zhen · Bai Hu (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 (01.08 – 01.28)**

  **Ying Qi, Hong Xiaoyu, Qin (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 (01.18 - 01.28)**

  Moonlit Oboro (Ch.31 / Ch.42)

  *(Possible drop: [Mech Shard] Oboro)*



  **Spring Stamina Sale (01.18 – 02.02)**

(Diamond x360, Stamina Potion x18)

  **XP Capsule Sale (01.18 – 02.02)**

  (Diamond x600, Big XP Capsule x100)

  **Daily Claw Machine Token Pack (01.18 – 02.15) **

(Diamond x60, Crane Token x200)

**CNY Ticket Lucky Pack (01.18 – 02.15) **

  (Diamond x180, Limited Super Voucher Box x1)

  **Daily Claw Machine Token Sale (01.18 – 02.15)**

(Diamond x600, Crane Token x1500)

**Lunar New Year Coupon Sale (01.18 – 02.15) **

(10-Draw Coupon x1)

  **Festival Limited Vouge Box (01.18 – 02.15)**

(Diamond X680, Festival Limited Vouge Box x1)

  **Festival Coupon Sale B (01.18 – 02.15)**

(10-Draw Coupon x1, Stamina Potion x50)

  **Masahiro Inoue Pilot Pack (01.18 -)**

(Diamond x1280, Masahiro Inoue x1, Unique Necklace x50, [Avatar] Masahiro Inoue x1)

**Starlight Badge Pack (01.18 – 02.15) **

  (Super Voucher x10, Ball Invitation x10, Starlight Badge x1)

  **Limited Mecha Pack (01.18 – 02.15) **

  (10-Draw Coupon x1, New Year BM Lucky Chest x1)

**Coupon & Gold Sale (01.18 – 02.15) **

(10-Draw Coupon x4, Gold x10M)

  **SSS Fortune's Favor Pack (01.18 – 02.15)**

  (10-Draw Coupon x10)



**◆New Gameplay: Clash of Zenith**

Voting Period: 14/01 – 18/01

  Battle starts from 18/01 – 31/01


**◆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)**



**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)

**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**

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



**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)


**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: Hel pity will carry over to Justice Magenta; Banner 3 pity will carry over from Percival to Himiko; Banner 4 pity will carry over from Lex Aeterna to Zhen · Qing Long; Banner 5 pity will carry over from Grace to Zhen · Zhu Que.


>>Pet [Julian] will be permanently added to Starlight Badge after the update