September 21th Update Patch Notes

NetEase Games has released that new Onmyoji Arena update on September 21th, 2018 (GMT+8) on Asia and Global servers. Servers will be up and running during this period, therefore Onmyoji Arena players can login and play as usual.

FREE SHIKIGAMI LINEUP ADJUSTMENTS

We will change the lineup of limited-time free shikigami on 24/9/2018. The new free shikigami will be Kiyohime, Satori, Hououga, Ibaraki Doji, Shiro Mujou, Futakuchi, Jikikaeru, Yasha, and Kyonshi Imoto. Of these shikigami, Jikikaeru, Yasha and Kyonshi Imoto have a difficulty of Extreme. Onmyoji who have been in Heian-kyo for less than 7 days can't use them in battle.

SHIKIGAMI ADJUSTMENTS

1. Youko

Harmful Wind (Ability 1): The bounce damage of the devastating cyclone has been adjusted from 100% to 52/64/76/88/100%.

Wind Blade (Ability 2): Increased the cast distance from 1000 yards to 1150 yards.

Blade Cyclone (Ultimate Ability): The Demon Force will no longer be emptied after using this ability and the AD Bonus of Demon Force also applies to this ability. Increased AD Bonus from 40/45/50% to 45/50/55%.

2. Hououga

Chaos Firespark (Ability 1): Increased the Haste effect of Phoenix Wing from 30% to 40%.

Phoenix Resurrection (Ultimate Ability): Increased the HP of the phoenix fire from 40% to 40/45/50%.

3. Vampira

Blood Blight (Ability 3): Increased AP Bonus from 15% to 18%.

Blood Embrace (Ultimate Ability): Adjusted HP Steal ratio from 15/20/25% to 15/24/33%.

4. Kuro

Base Stats: Increased Base Armor from 65 to 70.

Vengeful Cut (Ability 1): Reduced cooldown from 1 second to 0.8 seconds.

5. Samurai X

Bushido Cut (Ability 1): The Basic Attack Damage after using Ability 1 has been increased from 10/20/30/40/50 (+11.25% Bonus Armor) to 15/27.5/40/52.5/65 (+15% Bonus Armor).

Stronghold (Ability 3): Haste effect has been adjusted from 10/13/16/19/22% to 14/18/22/26/30%.

6. Shuten Doji

Madness (Natural Passive): The change of getting Madness when being attacked by enemy shikigami has been reduced from 40% to 30%. The change of getting Madness when being attacked by non-shikigami units has been reduced from 20% to 10%.

Lament (Ability 1): Reduced cooldown from 9 seconds to 5.5 seconds, but the ability will enter cooldown only when the strengthened basic attacks are used up. Increased Base Damage from 15/25/35/45/55 to 20/32.5/45/57.5/70. The Slow effect of Rage has been adjusted from 50% to 34/38/42/46/50% and the duration from 2 seconds to 1.5 seconds.

LATEST EVENTS

1. Crescent Boat

Event Period: 21/9 after maintenance to 27/9.

Kaguya's new rare skin, Crescent Boat, will be available in the Heian-kyo's Skin Shop. If you're a fan of Kaguya, you'll definitely want to treat her to this new outfit! There's even a 12% discount until 27/9!

2. Harvest Moon

Event Period: 21/9 after maintenance to 27/9.

During the event, players can participate in matches to get slices of Chocolate Mooncake , which had the highest support rate during stage 1. Combine slices into a complete mooncake to get rewards! Also, submit certain amounts of mooncakes to enable the Mid-Autumn Festival exclusive AR event and obtain a permanent frame!

3. Summer Wine Fest

Event Period: 21/9 after maintenance to 27/9.

Tanuki's rare skin, Summer Wine Fest, is available now! The skin is 12% off from 9.21 - 9.27. Tanuki is also on sale during the event, don't miss out!

NEW SHIKIGAMI YUMEKUI PREVIEW

Dream Devourer (Natural Passive): Yumekui's first basic attack puts the target to sleep. This effect is effective against the same target once in a period of time.

Speedy Spin (Ability 1): Yumekui curls up to roll and gradually gains a Haste effect. Yumekui stops rolling upon hitting an enemy and inflicts an AoE Knockback effect, dealing Magic Damage to enemies.

Dreamy Foam (Ability 2): Yumekui releases foam in the designated direction which disperses upon hitting an enemy. The foam deals Magic Damage to the target and nearby enemies, slows them and acquires their vision.

Nightmare (Ability 3): Yumekui sends out a spreading hypnotic wave, dealing Magic Damage to enemies and putting them to sleep.

Dream Invader (Ultimate Ability): When an enemy is or has been affected by Sleep effect, Yumekui can enter the enemy's dreams, dealing continuous damage to the enemy and slowing the enemy while restoring HP for himself. After a period of time, Yumekui leaves the target's dream.

Yumekui will first be available during this week's Shikigami Brawl.

DEMON ENCOUNTER

New shikigami join the Demon Encounter!

1. Higanbana

Blood-soaked Flowers·Strengthened (Ultimate Ability): Enemies in the sea of flowers will be Charmed and move to the center.

2. Samurai X

Hagakure·Strengthened (Ultimate Ability): Increases Movement Speed while energizing and greatly reflects damage for a period of time.

We have also adjusted some shikigami skills in Demon Encounter.

1. Kusa

Absorb·Strengthened (Ability 2): Reduced the cast range from 1000 yards to 825 yards. Increased cooldown from 3 seconds to 3.75 seconds.

2. Kyuumei Neko

Revenge·Strengthened (Natural Passive): Reduced the additional critical damage from 125% to 90%.

3. Kyonshi Imoto

Let's Play·Strengthened (Natural Passive): Reduced the cast range from 400 yards to 300 yards.

4. Kanko

Bamboo Missiles·Strengthened (Ability 2): Reduced AD Bonus from 60/70/80/90/100% to 50/55/60/65/70%. Increased the cast range from 250 yards to 325 yards.

5. Hakuro

Perfect Shot·Strengthened (Natural Passive): Reduced the cast range growth per level from 25 yards to 20 yards.

6. Ibaraki Doji

Infernal Hand·Strengthened (Ultimate Ability): The damage equal to 30/35/40% of the target shikigami's HP Lost has been increased to 40/47.5/55%.

OPTIMIZATIONS AND ADJUSTMENTS

Players can now exchange shikigami with teammates in Demon Encounter.

Optimized some in-battle English broadcast voices.

Added a damage range circle to Kyonshi Imoto's Ability 1 Let's Play, which is only visible to the Kyonshi Imoto player. Added an effect when the chain of Ultimate Ability Dog Attack is about to break.

Optimized the sound effects when Kyonshi Imoto steps on enemies.

FREE SHIKIGAMI LINEUP ADJUSTMENTS

We will change the lineup of limited-time free shikigami on 24/9/2018. The new free shikigami will be Kiyohime, Satori, Hououga, Ibaraki Doji, Shiro Mujou, Futakuchi, Jikikaeru, Yasha, and Kyonshi Imoto. Of these shikigami, Jikikaeru, Yasha and Kyonshi Imoto have a difficulty of Extreme. Onmyoji who have been in Heian-kyo for less than 7 days can't use them in battle.

SHIKIGAMI ADJUSTMENTS

1. Youko

Harmful Wind (Ability 1): The bounce damage of the devastating cyclone has been adjusted from 100% to 52/64/76/88/100%.

Wind Blade (Ability 2): Increased the cast distance from 1000 yards to 1150 yards.

Blade Cyclone (Ultimate Ability): The Demon Force will no longer be emptied after using this ability and the AD Bonus of Demon Force also applies to this ability. Increased AD Bonus from 40/45/50% to 45/50/55%.

2. Hououga

Chaos Firespark (Ability 1): Increased the Haste effect of Phoenix Wing from 30% to 40%.

Phoenix Resurrection (Ultimate Ability): Increased the HP of the phoenix fire from 40% to 40/45/50%.

3. Vampira

Blood Blight (Ability 3): Increased AP Bonus from 15% to 18%.

Blood Embrace (Ultimate Ability): Adjusted HP Steal ratio from 15/20/25% to 15/24/33%.

4. Kuro

Base Stats: Increased Base Armor from 65 to 70.

Vengeful Cut (Ability 1): Reduced cooldown from 1 second to 0.8 seconds.

5. Samurai X

Bushido Cut (Ability 1): The Basic Attack Damage after using Ability 1 has been increased from 10/20/30/40/50 (+11.25% Bonus Armor) to 15/27.5/40/52.5/65 (+15% Bonus Armor).

Stronghold (Ability 3): Haste effect has been adjusted from 10/13/16/19/22% to 14/18/22/26/30%.

6. Shuten Doji

Madness (Natural Passive): The change of getting Madness when being attacked by enemy shikigami has been reduced from 40% to 30%. The change of getting Madness when being attacked by non-shikigami units has been reduced from 20% to 10%.

Lament (Ability 1): Reduced cooldown from 9 seconds to 5.5 seconds, but the ability will enter cooldown only when the strengthened basic attacks are used up. Increased Base Damage from 15/25/35/45/55 to 20/32.5/45/57.5/70. The Slow effect of Rage has been adjusted from 50% to 34/38/42/46/50% and the duration from 2 seconds to 1.5 seconds.

LATEST EVENTS

1. Crescent Boat

Event Period: 21/9 after maintenance to 27/9.

Kaguya's new rare skin, Crescent Boat, will be available in the Heian-kyo's Skin Shop. If you're a fan of Kaguya, you'll definitely want to treat her to this new outfit! There's even a 12% discount until 27/9!

2. Harvest Moon

Event Period: 21/9 after maintenance to 27/9.

During the event, players can participate in matches to get slices of Chocolate Mooncake , which had the highest support rate during stage 1. Combine slices into a complete mooncake to get rewards! Also, submit certain amounts of mooncakes to enable the Mid-Autumn Festival exclusive AR event and obtain a permanent frame!

3. Summer Wine Fest

Event Period: 21/9 after maintenance to 27/9.

Tanuki's rare skin, Summer Wine Fest, is available now! The skin is 12% off from 9.21 - 9.27. Tanuki is also on sale during the event, don't miss out!

NEW SHIKIGAMI YUMEKUI PREVIEW

Dream Devourer (Natural Passive): Yumekui's first basic attack puts the target to sleep. This effect is effective against the same target once in a period of time.

Speedy Spin (Ability 1): Yumekui curls up to roll and gradually gains a Haste effect. Yumekui stops rolling upon hitting an enemy and inflicts an AoE Knockback effect, dealing Magic Damage to enemies.

Dreamy Foam (Ability 2): Yumekui releases foam in the designated direction which disperses upon hitting an enemy. The foam deals Magic Damage to the target and nearby enemies, slows them and acquires their vision.

Nightmare (Ability 3): Yumekui sends out a spreading hypnotic wave, dealing Magic Damage to enemies and putting them to sleep.

Dream Invader (Ultimate Ability): When an enemy is or has been affected by Sleep effect, Yumekui can enter the enemy's dreams, dealing continuous damage to the enemy and slowing the enemy while restoring HP for himself. After a period of time, Yumekui leaves the target's dream.

Yumekui will first be available during this week's Shikigami Brawl.

OPTIMIZATIONS AND ADJUSTMENTS

Optimized some in-battle English broadcast voices.

Added a damage range circle to Kyonshi Imoto's Ability 1 Let's Play, which is only visible to the Kyonshi Imoto player. Added an effect when the chain of Ultimate Ability Dog Attack is about to break.

Optimized the sound effects when Kyonshi Imoto steps on enemies.


Source: Onmyoji Arena official site.