Abyssal Witch Summons On Now

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

The Abyssal Witch Summons is available as of Sep. 24 18:00 PST.
The Shard (Abyssal Witch) Exchange has also begun.



Sep. 24 18:00 - Oct. 9 17:59 PST

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

Featured Characters & Weapons

In this summons, the following limited-time characters and weapons have increased appearance rates.
Information on stats, skills, and abilities can be found on the summons screen.

Limited-Time Characters

Saryu (Abyssal Witch)
* You can get this character by acquiring the Calamity's Thread weapon.

Limited-Time Weapons

Calamity's Thread

* Past Abyssal weapons will be reappearing in this summons. Plus, the returning Abyssal weapons have higher individual appearance rates than other character weapons of the same rarity.
Please refer to Rates on the Abyssal Witch Summons page for the details.

New Weapons

Novus Greatsword

Altered-Wing Pistol

* The new weapons Novus Greatsword and Altered-Wing Pistol are not limited-time weapons. They will appear in future summons like other normal weapons.

Summons Details

Type Required Gems Obtainable Shards (Abyssal Witch)
1x summons 300 1
10x summons 3,000 10

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

Shards (Abyssal Witch)

You will earn shards (Abyssal Witch) each time you use the Abyssal Witch Summons.
These items can be used at the Shard (Abyssal Witch) 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.
* 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 Abyssal Witch Summons and the Paid Only: Abyssal Witch Multi-Step 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
Saryu (Abyssal Witch) Manifestation: Soggy Cursed God

Event Quest Bonuses

The characters and weapons featured in this summons grant quest bonuses in the event quest "Record: Valley of Light". Playing the quest with these costumes will activate various effects, and some effects will increase depending on the ascension count.

Resonant Costume "Abyssal Witch" 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%

In addition, resonant weapons will have an effect that increases the amount of Valley of Light Medals dropped.

Quest Bonus: Resonant Weapons Effect List

Weapon Medals Ascension Count
None 1 2 3 4
Calamity's Thread
+5 +11 +17 +23 +30
Novus Greatsword
Altered-Wing Pistol

For more information on the event quest, check the "Resurrected Event Quest "Record: Valley of Light" On Now" notice.


  • 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 X 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.
  • Saryu (Abyssal Witch) & Calamity's Thread will appear in future Abyssal summons.
    * This character weapon may also appear in other summons besides Abyssal summons.
  • Saryu (Abyssal Witch) & Calamity's Thread will not appear when using ★★★+ Premium Summon Tickets or ★★★★ Premium Summon Tickets.
  • Novus Greatsword and Altered-Wing Pistol cannot be obtained with ★★★+ Premium Summon Tickets or ★★★★ Premium Summon Tickets. However, they may be added in future updates.
  • Novus Greatsword and Altered-Wing Pistol 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 (Abyssal Witch) can only be used during the exchange period and cannot be carried over to the next event.

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