LINE Games' popular RPG Exos Heroes is set to hit season three on January 28th. This will be called Blooded Rhapsody and in the build-up to this, players will be able to participate in a Special Event to prepare for its arrival. Elsewhere, the second of the new idol pop trio will also arrive in this week's update.  

Blooded Rhapsody will pick up the story from where it left off in season 2 and will take place in a new nation called Saint West. Alongside the arrival of Chapter 15, players will also meet three new characters who are all members of the Saint West royal family. They are King John Donk, Queen Carrie, and Prince Nemeris.

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In addition to that, the level cap will be raised from 60 to 65. Players will also be rewarded with a Gold Fatecore of their choice in addition to 3,000 Xes, 1,000,000 Gold, 30 Nation Recruit Tickets, 100 Dye Coupons and other items.

In the lead up to the arrival of season 3, from January 18th to 27th, there will be a login event that will net players 200,000 Gold, 300 Sunstones, 200 Xes, 5 Nation Recruit Tickets and 10 Dye Coupons among other items. On top of that, the January Special Event will also give players double the usual rewards earned from daily challenges.

Finally, this week's update will add the next idol trio Fatecore to the game. This time around it's Millennial Star – April, the eldest and leader of the group who wields an exclusive weapon called the Particle Star. To coincide with her arrival, players will be able to tackle a 2 week-long idol themed Core Raid to earn Raid Coupons that can be exchanged for various items.

Exos Heroes is available now over on the App Store and Google Play. It's a free-to-play game with in-app purchases.

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