Abstract Student Summons On Now

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

The Abstract Student Summons is now available as of Aug. 30 18:00 PST.
The Shard (Abstract Student) Exchange has also begun.



Aug. 30 18:00 - Oct. 1 17:59 PST

* The Exchange can be used until two days after the summons duration ends. Please see the Exchange in game for details.

Featured Characters & Weapons

In this summons, the following new characters and weapons have increased (featured) rates.
Information on stats, skills, and abilities can be found on the summons screen.

New Character

Yuzuki (Abstract Student)
* You can get this character by acquiring the Umbrage weapon.

New Weapons


Martyr's Staff


Summons Details

Type Required Gems Obtainable Shards (Abstract Student)
1x summon 300 1
10x summon 3,000 10

At least one ★★★ or higher weapon is guaranteed in each 10x summon.
Note: You will also earn the appropriate number of shards (Abstract Student) for summons performed using premium summon tickets (including 10x summon tickets).

About Shards (Abstract Student)

You will earn shards (Abstract Student) each time you use the Abstract Student Summons.
These items can be used at the Shard (Abstract Student) Exchange to acquire new characters and weapons.

* The Exchange is only available for a limited time. Once the exchange period ends, you will be unable to exchange shards.
* Once the exchange period ends, each remaining shard will be converted into a bookmark upon entering the summons screen.
* If you exchange for a character weapon you already own, you will earn 10 ascension materials and 1 Awakening Stone for the character in addition to the weapon.
* Shards can only be used at the exchange of the same name.
* You can earn shards from both the Abstract Student Summons and the Paid Only: Abstract Student Summons.
* You will also earn shards for summons performed using premium summon tickets (including 10x summon tickets).

Resonant Costume Bonuses in Subjugation Battles

Season 007 of Subjugation Battles will have a resonant costume quest bonus. The bonus effect of the resonant costumes reduces cooldown time for weapon skills in certain Subjugation Battle quests and activates an attack increase based on the ascension count.

Ascension Count and Effects
None 1 2 3 4
Attack +25%
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed
Attack +30%
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed
Attack +35%
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed
Attack +40%
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed
Attack +50%
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed

Quest Bonus: Resonant Costume Effect

Resonant Costume Quests
Yuzuki (Abstract Student) Manifestation: Fiery Cursed God

Event Quest Bonuses

The characters and weapons featured in this summons grant quest bonuses in the event quest "Variation: Blazing Mage". Playing the quest with them will activate various effects for your characters, and some effects will increase depending on the ascension count.

Quest Bonus: Resonant Costumes Effect List

Resonant Costume "Abstract Student" Ascension Count Effect
None 1 2 3 4
Attack +100%
HP +50%
Attack +125%
HP +50%
Attack +150%
HP +50%
Attack +175%
HP +50%
Attack +200%
HP +50%

The number of Blazing Mage Tickets dropped will increase depending on the weapon.

Quest Bonus: Resonance Weapon Effect

Weapon Ascension Count
None 1 2 3 4
Si'F-01 +1 +2 +3 +5 +7
Umbrage +3 +6 +10 +15 +20
Martyr's Staff

Check the "Event Quest: 'Variation: Blazing Mage' On Now" notice for more information.

We found these memories together.
Memories slumbering in the same place within The Cage tend to interfere with one another, you see.


  • 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 and weapons displayed on the summons screen and on the official Twitter account are shown at maximum levels.
  • "Increased rates" means that the character's appearance rate is higher than that of other characters of the same rarity.
  • Yuzuki (Abstract Student) & Umbrage, Martyr's Staff, and Si'F-01 cannot be obtained with ★★★+ Tickets or ★★★★ Premium Summons Tickets. However, they may be added in future updates.
  • Yuzuki (Abstract Student) & Umbrage, Martyr's Staff, and Si'F-01 will also appear in future summons.
  • You cannot have more than one character with the same name in the same deck.
  • For more information about rates, please check the Rates button on the summons page.
  • If you perform a summons using the 10x summon button, a ★★★ or higher weapon will always appear on the 10th summon, regardless of the results of the first 9 summons.
  • The video clip that plays when pressing the Skill button was recorded in a development environment.
  • The skill introduction video shows the character at level 20 equipped with only a primary weapon at level 1 and all skill levels at level 1.
  • Shards can only be used during the exchange period and cannot be carried over.

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