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2 months ago.
NieR: Automata worldwide sales passes 4 million
Alongside the release of Square Enix's 2018 FY Financial Results Report earlier today, the company has revealed the cumulative shipment and digital sales for NieR: Automata have passed 4 million units worldwide. All versions of the game contribute to the sales count, including the recent Game of the YoRHa Edition. NieR: Automata is a stellar action RPG resulted from the efforts of director Yoko Taro and PlatinumGames studio, primed with a "Heartful, weird, suspenseful story" and "Excellent combat", according to our laudatory…
4 months ago.
NieR: Automata Game of the YoRHa Edition is now available
Square Enix has announced that NieR: Automata Game of the YoRHa Edition has officially launched as of today, allowing fans the chance to once more experience the war-torn world of NieR on PlayStation 4 and PC(Steam). NieR: Automata Game of the YoRHa Edition will include the base game bundled with DLC content such as the 3C3C1D119440927 Expansion DLC, four pod designs (Grimoire Weiss Pod, Retro Grey Pod Skin, Retro Red Pod Skin, and Cardboard Pod Skin) and the Machine Mask Accessory. Players…
5 months ago.
NieR: Automata "2nd Anniversary" livestream dated for February 20
In celebration of its 2nd anniversary and the launch of Game of the YoRHa Edition, Square Enix will host a special livestream event for NieR: Automata on February 20 at 8:00PM JST (3:00AM PST). Viewers can watch the livestream on YouTube and Niconico. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KebeC2YeTQI Broadcasting from their own Ikebukuro Storia Cafe, the event will reveal new information regarding the game series and will center around on the discussions made between the attending game developers and guests. View the full guest list below: Yosuke Saito (Producer) Yoko…
7 months ago.
NieR: Automata Game of the YoRHa Edition officially announced; launches February 2019 worldwide
Square Enix went to Twitter to post an interesting message by director Yoko Taro, confirming and officially announcing NieR: Automata Game of the YoRHa Edition. This announcement comes following ESRB's rating of the game last month. https://twitter.com/NieRGame/status/1072295148732727297 While the company has yet to provide a release date and additional details for the game, the official Japanese Twitter account for NieR: Automata have confirmed it will be sharing more information in the coming hours. UPDATE #1: Square Enix has announced NieR: Automata Game of the…
7 months ago.
NieR: Automata shipments and digital sales exceed 3.5 million worldwide
Square Enix has revealed NieR: Automata, the highly-regarded action RPG by Yoko Taro and PlatinumGames, have passed 3.5 million units in worldwide shipments and digital sales since its launch in February, 2017. The company has also revealed that one million units of the 3.5 million in global shipments and digital sales come from Asia and Japan on the PlayStation 4. We gave NieR: Automata a glowing review, calling it a "great action game with a clever, well-written story". The game is available for…
7 months ago.
NieR: Automata Game of the YoRHa Edition receives rating on ESRB
It appears that Square Enix's popular action RPG title NieR: Automata will be receiving a Game of the Year edition sometime in the near future. Revealed on the official website for ESRB, NieR: Automata Game of the YoRHa Edition will be rereleased on both PlayStation 4 and Windows PC. At this time it is uncertain what the YoRHa Edition will include or if any new features will be brought to the base game as no further information has been revealed. NieR: Automata…
8 months ago.
2B from NieR: Automata joins the cast of Soul Calibur VI
Soul Calibur VI's next guest character is none other than 2B from NieR: Automata. Bandai Namco and Square Enix's collaboration will include 2B as a playable character, a stage based on NieR: Automata, select music from the game, and additional weapons and items. The announcement trailer below shares that this DLC will be "coming soon." Soul Calibur VI is available now on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iG12BqJLdp4…
1 year ago.
The official NieR: Automata novels are coming to Western shores
The official Japanese novels for the beloved action role-playing game NieR: Automata are headed to Western shores. The novels will be translated into English and published by Viz Media, who plans to have the two books released within the next year. The first book, Long Story Short, is the novelization of NieR: Automata and is written by Yoko Taro and Jun Eishima. Though it follows the story of the game, it has been noted that this novelization will include character thoughts…
1 year ago.
NieR: Automata launches for Xbox One on June 26
NieR: Automata is heading to Xbox One later this month, according to official Square Enix sources. Detailed in a post on the company's website, the game will be available as a digital-only "Become as Gods Edition" on June 26 priced at $49.99. Here's a quick rundown of what to expect: Base NieR: Automata game ($59.99 value) The 3C3C1D119440927 expansion DLC ($13.99 value) Grimoire Weiss Pod Retro Red Pod Skin Retro Grey Pod Skin Cardboard Pod Skin The Machine Lifeform Mask Accessory Expect the official announcement later today and more…
1 year ago.
NieR: Automata producer: "we might be able to open another door in the NieR universe"
At this year's PAX East, Square Enix brought NieR: Automata director Yoko Taro, producer Yosuke Saito, and composer Keiichi Okabe for a panel celebrating the game's one-year anniversary. During the panel the staff discussed the soundtrack, Yoko Taro's mysterious helmet snacks, and various other topics. Of note though is a comment from producer Saito: "I do think that we might be able to actually open another door in the NieR universe. I don't know how long it might take but I…
1 year ago.
NieR: Automata special anniversary message from Yoko Taro; shipments and digital sales exceed 2.5 million units worldwide
In celebration of the game's first anniversary, Square Enix has shared a special message from NieR: Automata director Yoko Taro for fans and newcomers that have supported the widely-acclaimed action-RPG. Catch the video message below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ldR-uR3UFw Following this, the company also revealed via Twitter that NieR: Automata's cumulative shipment and digital sales have surpassed 2.5 million units worldwide. For anyone that's keen to jump into the dystopian world of NieR:Automata, the game is currently 50% off on the PlayStation Store until March 20th and…
1 year ago.
NieR: Automata 1st Anniversary livestream event dated for March 3 to March 4
To commemorate the action RPG's one-year anniversary since its release in Japan, Square Enix will be hosting its next official livestream for NieR: Automata from March 3 to March 4 in JST, the company announced. Additional information about the event will be announced on February 26. If you're just learning about the game's existence or in need of some convincing to play it, we highly recommend you check out our full review of the title. Spoilers: We loved it. NieR: Automata is available…
1 year ago.
NieR: Automata Bring Arts figures of 2B and a machine lifeform set can now be pre-ordered
Square Enix has announced that the pre-order for NieR: Automata's Bring Arts figures of 2B and a machine lifeform set is now open through the Square Enix Online store. They look pretty great in detail, and they'll be discounted for 10% until November 19. …
1 year ago.
NieR: Automata shipments and digital sales pass two million worldwide
Square Enix has revealed NieR: Automata's worldwide shipments and digital sales have passed two million units since its launch on PlayStation 4 and PC earlier this year. Additionally, the company revealed the NieR:Automata/NieR: Gestalt & Replicant original soundtrack vinyl box set will be available for pre-order exclusively from their online store. The box set will be available in December, and will feature four vinyl LPs with a variety of tracks selected by series composer Keiichi Okabe as well as exclusive illustrations…
1 year ago.
NieR: Automata teams up with Final Fantasy Brave Exvius
NieR: Automata is the latest external series to collaborate with Final Fantasy Brave Exvius, Square Enix revealed today. Beginning August 11 through August 24, characters such as 2B, 9S, 210 and Adam will be featured in the game as obtainable units. During this limited time event, players will face off against waves of machines and familiar NieR: Automata bosses as they collect medals to exchange for special in-game rewards and materials use to craft weapons and armor - including Emil’s Head. Additionally,…
2 years ago.
NieR: Automata global shipment and digital sales exceed 1.5 million units
NieR: Automata’s cumulative shipment and digital sales have surpassed 1.5 million units worldwide, Square Enix announced today via Twitter. Yoko Taro’s magnum opus is the company’s latest action RPG in collaboration with the illustrious PlatinumGames studios. It launched for PlayStation 4 in Japan on February 23, North America on March 7, Europe on March 10, and for PC via Steam on March 17. Want to know what we think of the game? Check here to view our full review of NieR: Automata.…
2 years ago.
NieR Automata's 3C3C1D119440927 DLC continues what makes the game great
NieR: Automata is one of my favorite games this generation. Heart-rending tragedy and endearing comedy haunt Yoko Taro's universe and the memorable characters that inhabit it. The incredible soundtrack, the synesthetic marriage of well-designed gameplay elements, everything comes together so coherently -- so brilliantly -- that I still find myself thinking about the game in some way on a daily basis. Oh hey, now there's even more... This week brings us a new paid DLC titled "3C3C1D119440927" that's available for the PlayStation…
2 years ago.
Prepare for NieR: Automata's new DLC challenges by getting to Level 99 in an hour
Earlier this week, a new DLC for NieR: Automata arrived with a name sure to make even "Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days" director Tetsuya Nomura's head tilt. 3C3C1D119440927 is now available for $13.99 on PlayStation Network and Steam, and includes new challenges in the form of a coliseum where you can battle waves of enemies at various experience levels. There's also a ton of new vanity options, including outfits from the first NieR, and the ability to dye 2B and A2's…
2 years ago.
NieR: Automata 3C3C1D119440927 DLC gets a launch trailer
NieR: Automata's promised downloadable content is available starting today. Priced at $13.99 on both PlayStation 4 and PC, players can pick up three new colosseums to challenge and additional subquests. These subquests will give you several rewards including: Costumes from the previous Japanese release, NieR: Replicant, including the “Revealing Outfit” for 2B, “Young Man’s Outfit” for 9S and “Destroyer Outfit” for A2 Records adding special music tracks to the player’s jukebox New equipment and cosmetic accessories, including hairspray that allows you to change the…
2 years ago.
Gravity Rush 2 x NieR: Automata free “2B” collaboration costume DLC launching April 27 in Japan; due out May 5 in the west
NieR: Automata's "2B" collaboration costume DLC for Gravity Rush 2 is set to release for free on April 27 in Japan and May 5 in North America and Europe, Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia has announced. The add-on also includes "With Visor" and "Without Visor" options. If you're looking to get your hands on Gravity Rush 2 anytime soon, Sony announced the game will be on sale in Japan between April 27 and May 7 for Golden Week. The sale period will…