Picking up a Resin gives a shield against the next hit.
Research Level 1
A xeno-type artifact in the shape of a brace or [UNKNOWN REFERENCE]. This item allows the user to create shield [sic] against the next incoming damage whenever they collect a Resin.
Research Level 2
The durability of Resin as seen in cellular [REDUNDANT PARAMETER] a direct conversion. This process [PARSING ERROR] on two levels: the state change can continue indefinitely and the innate qualities remain undiminished. As a parallel to purely biological systems, this is “scar tissue” that is layering itself prior to the infliction of expected trauma or triggering stimuli.
Research Level 3
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