- Special Summoning this card from the hand by the "If your opponent controls a monster and you control no monsters, you can Special Summon this card (from your hand)." effect does not start a Chain Link.
- "If this card attacks a Defense Position monster, inflict piercing battle damage to your opponent." effect is a Continuous Effect.
- "When this card inflicts battle damage to your opponent: You can add 1 "Heroic" card from your Deck to your hand." effect is an optional Trigger Effect. (This effect does not target. It activates after damage calculation.)