Event Quest "Variation: Gloomy Dynast" On Now

[Updated: May 11 20:15 PST]
We confirmed an issue that "Si'F-08" were not eligible for "Quest Bonus: Resonant Weapon."
This issue was fixed around May 11 20:10 PST.

We will compensate players with the stamina and skip tickets they used in this event quest on May 11 from 18:00 to 20:10 PST.

We apologize for any inconvenience that was caused by this issue.

Thank you very much for your ongoing support for NieR Re[in]carnation.

Hello, and thank you for playing NieR Re[in]carnation.
This is a message from the management team.

The Event Quest "Variation: Gloomy Dynast" has begun as of May 11 18:00 PST.
Event Small Stamina Boost x300 have also been gifted to all players.
* Once the event ends, you will be unable to claim or use Event Small Stamina Boosts.


May 11 18:00 - May 28 17:59 PST

* The Event Summons can be used until two days after the event period ends. Please see the Event Summons in game for details.

How to Play Event Quests

Clear the quests to get event-exclusive memoirs, Gloomy Dynast Summon Tickets, and more.

Collect Gloomy Dynast Summon Tickets to use in the Gloomy Dynast Summons and get various items like event-exclusive weapons or enhancement material.

The more difficult the quest, the easier it is to obtain better memoirs and the more Summon Tickets you'll receive.
Additionally, using certain costumes or weapons will grant you a quest bonus that will allow you to play the event quest more efficiently.

Memoirs Available in "Variation: Gloomy Dynast"

When you complete a quest, you will have a certain chance of obtaining the following memoirs.
Activate a set bonus by equipping two or more memoirs of the same set on one character.

Memoir Set Set Bonus
Small Large
MemoirRoadside Flowers Blighted Flowers Weapon skill cooldown reduced by 15% at start of battle. Weapon skill cooldown reduced by 30% at start of battle.
MemoirCliffside Flowers
MemoirCelebratory Flowers

You can also get memoirs from this set in Dungeon quests.
Combining memoirs from the same set counts toward the set bonus, allowing for more options in your loadout.

Gloomy Dynast Summons

"Gloomy Dynast" Summons Details

Complete quests and collect Summon Tickets to use at the Event Summons to get event-limited weapons and various other items.

The summons level determines the number of certain prizes that can be obtained, and the obtained prizes will be counted as you use the summons.
Each level contains main prizes, and you need to obtain them all to level up the summons.
Leveling up will increase the summons level and change the available prizes.

Once you have reached the maximum level, you can select "Prize Replenishment" to refill the prizes for that level.

Weapons Available in the Event Summons
Blackspot Fists
  • HP 18798
  • Attack 2438
  • Defense 1053
Weapon Skills
Blackspot Blitz x5Cooldown:20sec.
Deal 100% damage to one enemy 5 times
Blackspot Vigor x3Cooldown:18 sec.
Deal 50% damage to one enemy 3 times and increase your attack by 10% for 10 seconds.
Weapon Abilities
Attack up by 10%.
Caged Vigor
Increases damage dealt by up to 30% when your HP is 70% or lower (damage increases the lower your HP is).
Barrier Skills
Barrier: Corrosive Smog・Rank2
Reduce the effect of Burden: Corrosive Smog.

Quest Bonus: Resonant Weapon

Using certain weapons in the quests will grant the quest bonus for resonant weapons.
This bonus increases the amount of Gloomy Dynast Summon Tickets dropped, depending on the weapon.
Ascending these weapons further increases the bonus effect.

Quest Bonus: Resonant Weapons Effect List

Weapon Ticket Ascension Count
0 1 2 3 4
Blackspot Fists
+1 +3 +5 +7 +10
Cracked Pistol +1 +4 +6 +8 +12
White Light
+5 +11 +17 +23 +30
Cracked Greatsword
Si'F-08 +1 +3 +5 +7 +10

* Equipping resonant weapons will grant you this bonus regardless of whether they are equipped as primary or secondary weapons.
* The bonus effect granted by this quest bonus will stack if multiple resonant weapons are equipped.

Quest Bonus: Resonant Costume

Using certain costumes will grant the quest bonus for resonant costumes.
These bonuses activate various effects for associated costumes when playing the event quests. Plus, some bonuses will have increased effects depending on the ascension count of a costume.

Resonant Costume "Abstract Pupil" Ascension Count Effect
None 1 2 3 4
Character Skill Cooldown Speed +30%
HP +50%
Character Skill Cooldown Speed +30%
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed +10%
HP +50%
Character Skill Cooldown Speed +40%
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed +10%
HP +50%
Character Skill Cooldown Speed +40%
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed +20%
HP +50%
Character Skill Cooldown Speed +50%
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed +20%
HP +50%
We found these memories together.
Memories slumbering in the same place within The Cage tend to interfere with one another, you see.

Resonant Costume / Resonant Weapon Enhancement Glorious Success Rate Tripled

The chance of getting a "Glorious Success" result will be tripled when upgrading resonant weapons and Hina's costumes.

* Excess materials and weapons used in enhancement will be returned if the maximum level is exceeded.
* This campaign's effects do not stack with other "Glorious Success" rate up campaigns. Higher values will be prioritized.

Mama Point Missions

Completing missions will earn you Mama Points.
Check the Special tab on the Missions page for details.

Abstract Pupil Summons

Starting May 11 at 18:00 PST, the Abstract Pupil Summons and the Paid Only: Abstract Pupil Summons will be available with increased appearance rates for costumes and weapons that grant a quest bonus in "Variation: Gloomy Dynast".
Please check the corresponding notices for more details on these summons.


  • This event quest will be unlocked upon completing Main Quest Ch. 2.
  • Event duration and content are subject to change without notice.
  • Illustrations shown in notices, etc. may differ from those in-game.
  • The rarity, stats, skills, and abilities of characters, weapons, and companions displayed in notices are shown at maximum levels.
  • You cannot have more than one character with the same name in the same deck.
  • The event's limited weapons and limited memoirs may reappear in the future.
  • After the Event Summons ends, you will no longer be able to use Event Summon Tickets and they will disappear from your item list.
  • Event-limited summon tickets will expire and cannot be carried over to the next event.
  • This event may reappear in the future.

Thank you very much for your ongoing support for NieR Re[in]carnation.