Marching towards the release of its new remaster of its very first entry in the series, Square Enix has released a brand new trailer for “NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139…” for the Game Awards — which gives fans a look at the combat for this tenth anniversary celebration title release.
Here’s the trailer as released by the Nier team for TGA 2020.
If you’re new to the Nier series, here’s the overview of the remaster from Square Enix themselves.
NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139… is an updated version of NieR Replicant, previously only released in Japan.
Discover the one-of-a-kind prequel of the critically-acclaimed masterpiece NieR: Automata. Now with a modern upgrade, experience masterfully revived visuals, a fascinating storyline and more!
The protagonist is a kind young man living in a remote village. In order to save his sister Yonah, who fell terminally ill to the Black Scrawl, he sets out with Grimoire Weiss, a strange talking tome, to search for the “Sealed verses.”
Experience the NieR Replicant story for the first time in the west through the eyes of the protagonist as a brother.
The original all-star team returns including acclaimed director, Yoko Taro (Drakengard / NieR: Automata), composer Keiichi Okabe (Tekken / Drakengard / NieR: Automata), and producer Yosuke Saito (Dragon Quest X / NieR: Automata).
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NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139 will be released for PS4 and Xbox One on April 23, 2021.