Max Stacks: 4
Start each quest with 1 Persistent Genetic Code. This becomes 2 if Defending, and 3 if Defending a final boss node.
Knocking out a non-#Robot Opponent grants 1 Genetic Code.
Gain 2 Genetic Code at the start of the fight when fighting a Mutant.
At the start of the fight gain 1 indefinite Passive Prowess for each Genetic Code, each increasing Special Attack Damage by 40%.
At 3+ Genetic Code, become Stun Immune while striking.
At 4+ Genetic Code, striking the Opponent’s block with Light Attack inflicts a Stun Debuff for 0.8 seconds. Cooldown 12 seconds. This has no effect against Well-Timed Blocks.