Sq. Enix rocked Tokyo Recreation Present 2020 by unveiling launch date particulars for NieR Replicant. The remaster from developer Toylogic will first launch in Japan on April 22, 2021. PlayStation 4, PC through Steam, and Xbox One gamers in North America and Europe should purchase a duplicate a day afterward April 23rd.
A brand new trailer for NieR Replicant accompanied the launch date information. Test it out within the video linked under:
NieR Replicant will launch with a White Snow Version in each Japan and North America. It boasts a duplicate of the sport, three pins for the crimson, black, and white books, steelbook case, specifically packaged two-CD soundtrack, and a seven-volume set of the title’s script. The White Snow Version is priced at 19,800 yen in Japan. North American followers can preorder through the Sq. Enix Retailer for $159.99.
All of this data was revealed in a TGS 2020 stream, the place loads of NieR-related information took heart stage. Sq. Enix additionally shared gameplay footage of NieR Replicant through the livestream. Followers can watch the total VOD within the following video:
NieR Replicant isn’t a mere remaster of a beloved traditional. As Director Yoko Taro teased earlier within the 12 months, it’s truly “far more” than a remaster. Subsequent 12 months’s launch of the title will come full of reworked gameplay mechanics, re-recorded vocal performances, and an expertise that ought to really feel recent even to followers of the unique. For instance, in teasing all the above, Taro famous that the refined gameplay is prone to please followers of PlatinumGames’ NieR: Automata. Gamers will get to find out that a lot for themselves early subsequent 12 months.
NieR Replicant is slated to hit the PS4, PC through Steam, and Xbox One platforms in North America on April 23, 2021. On the time of writing, Sq. Enix has but to share particulars a couple of potential next-gen model.
[Source: Square Enix via Wario64 on Twitter, Polygon]