Paid Only: Abyssal Soldier Summons On Now

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

The Paid Only: Abyssal Soldier Summons has begun as of Nov. 21 18:00 PST.
This summons can only be used 10 times, and all ★★★★ weapons that appear are guaranteed to be featured weapons.
The rates for ★★★★ weapons will be x2 greater than the Abyssal Soldier Summons.
For every 10x summon you perform, you'll get Piece: Zenith's Brilliance x2 as a bonus.

The Shard (Abyssal Soldier) Exchange has also begun.



Nov. 21 18:00 - Dec. 4 17:59 PST

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


-★★★★ weapons now have a x2 chance of appearing, rather than 1.5.
-This summons will be able to be performed 10 times.
-Weapons with abyssal characters from previous summons will appear.

Featured Characters & Weapons

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

Limited-Time Characters

Lars (Abyssal Soldier)
Note: You can get this character by acquiring the Orphan's Tears weapon.

Limited-Time Weapons

Orphan's Tears

* 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 Assassin Summons page for the details.

New Weapons

Visitor's Pistol

Stratocratic Fortune

Note: The new weapons Visitor's Pistol and Stratocratic Fortune are not limited-time weapons. They will appear in future summons like other normal weapons.

Summons Details

Type Required Gems Obtainable Shards and Bonuses
10x summon 3000 ★★★★ Weapon Rates x2
Shard (Abyssal Soldier) x10
Piece: Zenith's Brilliance x2

This summons can only be used with paid gems.
In this summons, all ★★★★ weapons that appear are guaranteed to be featured weapons.
Plus, at least one ★★★ or higher weapon is guaranteed.

Summon Shards (Abyssal Soldier)

You will earn Summon Shards (Abyssal Soldier) each time you use the Abyssal Soldier Summons.
These items can be used at the Summon Shard (Abyssal Soldier) Exchange to acquire new characters and weapons.

Note: The Exchange is only available for a limited time. Once the exchange period ends, you will be unable to exchange Summon Shards.
Note: Once the exchange period ends, each remaining Summon Shard will be converted into a bookmark.
Note: 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.
Note: Summon Shards can only be used at the Exchange of the same name.
Note: You can earn Summon Shards from both the Abyssal Soldier Summons and the Paid Only: Abyssal Soldier Summons.

Resonant Costume Bonuses in Subjugation Battles

Season 004 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 power increase based on the ascension count.

Ascension Count Effects
None 1 2 3 4
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed
Reduced by 10%
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed
Reduced by 10%
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed
Reduced by 10%
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed
Reduced by 10%
Weapon Skill Cooldown Speed
Reduced by 10%

Quest Bonus: Resonant Costume Effect

Resonant Costume Quests
Lars (Abyssal Soldier) Manifestation: Bleak Cursed God

Event Quest Bonuses

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

Resonant Costume "Abyssal Soldier" 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 Stronghold of Desolation Medals dropped.

Quest Bonus: Resonant Weapons Effect List

Weapon Medals Ascension Count
None 1 2 3 4
Orphan's Tears
+5 +11 +17 +23 +30
Visitor's Pistol
Stratocratic Fortune

For more information on the event quest, check the "Event Quest 'Record: Stronghold of Desolation' 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 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.
  • Lars (Abyssal Soldier) & Orphan's Tears will also be released mainly from future summons that would have "Abyssal" included in its title.
    Note: The costume may also be released again in other summons besides Abyssal summons .
  • Lars (Abyssal Soldier) & Orphan's Tears will not appear when using ★★★+ Premium Summon Tickets or ★★★★ Premium Summon Tickets.
  • Visitor's Pistol and Stratocratic Fortune cannot be obtained with ★★★+ Premium Summon Tickets or ★★★★ Premium Summon Tickets. However, they may be added in future updates.
  • Visitor's Pistol and Stratocratic Fortune will also appear in future summons.
  • This summons includes characters and weapons that were introduced up to Sep. 22, 2022 PST. (Some characters & weapons not included)
  • 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.
  • Summon Shards (Abyssal Soldier) 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.