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NieR Automata Become As Gods Edition & More Coming To Xbox Game Pass

Xbox Game Pass is adding a swath of new titles to its service, with a wide variety of games to fit just about every taste. On the most recent episode of Inside Xbox, Microsoft went over some of the titles you can expect to see on the service, including the popular NieR: Automata Become As […]

Nier Automata YoRHa 2B Gets Her Own Figure from Bring Arts

Nier Automata YoRHa 2B Gets Her Own Figure from Bring Arts (Recap)

Nier Automata was a kickass game with a very interesting mythos. The world of AI Robots and guardians could be just around the corner but let's hope not. This time we are looking at a robot but an action figure as the beautiful YoRHa No. 2 Type B also know as 2B arrives. Bring Arts […]

Square Enix is Hosting a 2nd Anniversary Stream for NieR: Automata

Square Enix is hosting a special 2nd Anniversary stream for NieR: Automata, to celebrate the game's 2nd birthday as well as the launch of the Game of the YoRHa Edition. The event will be broadcast at the Storia Cafe in Tokyo's Ikebukuro district and livestreamed via the Square Enix Presents YouTube channel on February 20th at 8pm […]

ESRB Listings Reveal NieR: Automata Game of the YoRHa Edition

It seems as if the ESRB's ratings list has revealed a game ahead of its official announcement yet again. This time the unlikely revelation targeted Square Enix's NieR: Automata. Based on the ESRB's official website, it appears the game is getting a GOTY edition called NieR: Automata Game of the YoRHa Edition. The YoRHa edition […]

Nier Automata's 2B Has Been Added to SoulCalibur VI

It looks like Bandai Namco have decided to add a little Nier Automata into the mix as we get to see B2 come to SoulCalibur VI. It what is hopefully the start of a few of additions from Square Enix partnering with BN, the addition of 2B adds another out-of-time character to the mix from a different […]

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Nier: Automata Become as Gods Gets a New Launch Trailer

Nier: Automata Become as Gods version of the game, which sees the title ported onto Xbox One has gotten a trailer to show off the fan-favourite title. Nier: Automata was easily one of last year's great surprises. At the start of the year, thinking that Nier would be one of the best franchises in gaming […]

Square Enix Re-Hashes Just Cause 4, Kingdom Hearts III, and NieR: Automata

In case you missed these trailers yesterday, Square Enix showed what was basically the exact same trailers from yesterday for Just Cause 4, Kingdom Hearts III, and NieR: Automata: Become as Gods Edition. Sure, there were slight changes, parts of the Kingdom Hearts trailer was split up between the Xbox One Enhanced Games montage and the proper Kingdom Hearts III reveal […]

NieR: Automata is Coming to Xbox with Visual Enhancements

Square Enix and Microsoft are bringing NieR: Automata to the Xbox One family of consoles along with some visual enhancements for the Xbox One X. The NieR: Automata Become as Gods Edition is set to release on June 26, 2018. The Xbox One edition will feature the base game alongside exciting digital content, including: the 3C3C1D119440927 Expansion […]

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NieR: Automata Hits 3 Million Copies Sold

The official Japanese twitter account for NieR: Automata has announced that the game has sold over 3 million physical and digital copies worldwide. The game had just passed the 2.5 million milestone in March, so that's quite a lot of sales in only a few months. You can check out the official tweet below (via IGN), […]

Square Enix's End-of-Year Net Sales Down Due to Lack of Blockbuster Releases

Square Enix has released its end-of-year report for fiscal year 2018 (ended on March 31st, 2018), which saw an small decrease in net sales (2.5% down from fiscal year 2017). However, the company's operating income saw an increase of 22% and ordinary income saw an increase of 16.0%, so it wasn't a total wash. The […]

C2E2: Viz Media to Release Two NieR: Automata Light Novels

During a panel at C2E2 this weekend in Chicago, manga and light novel publisher Viz Media announced that they would be releasing two NieR: Automata light novels within the next year. According to Anime News Network the two novels in question are NieR: Automata: Long Story Short and NieR: Automata: Long Story Long. From Anime News Network: Viz Media will […]

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There is a 50% Chance the NieR Franchise Will Continue After NieR: Automata

During the NieR: Automata One Year Anniversary Celebration panel at PAX East, Director Yoko Taro, Producer Yosuke Saito, and Composer Keiichi Okabe responded to questions from the audience. The question on everyone's mind: when are we getting another NieR game? Saito mentioned that there is a 50% chance of the NieR series to be continued with another game, but clarified […]

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NieR: Automata Fans are Planning a One Year Anniversary Event

If you're a NieR: Automata fan and you happen to be in the Los Angeles area, there's an event slowly growing attention and popularity that you might want to check out. In lieu of Square Enix planning anything for an anniversary event, fans of the game are planning their own on March 30th. The event looks […]

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Third Editions Announces a NieR: Automata Novel as Next Translation

Thanks to the success of their current Kickstarter campaign for a second series of The Legend of Zelda, Dark Souls, and Final Fantasy books, Third Editions has announced a translation of their NieR: Automata themed book as one of the campaign's stretch goals. The NieR book is the next major stretch goal in the campaign, which has accrued €70,569 EUR […]

Director Yoko Taro Shares Special Message with NieR: Automata for First Anniversary

The post-apocalyptic android-filled NieR: Automata is now celebrating its first anniversary on PS4, and to celebrate, game director Yoko Taro has released a special message for fans of the RPG. Tomorrow marks the one year anniversary of the PAL release date of the game, which hit on March 10th, 2017. The initial release for Automata was on February […]

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There's a Secret in NieR: Automata That Players Haven't Found Yet

According to an interview with Famitsu and confirmed by Silconrea, there's a hidden secret inside NieR: Automata that players still haven't located. Below is one one of the highlights from the piece that was pointed out, signaling that there's something still hidden in the game that players have yet to discover and that when they do […]

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Metal Gear Survive Tops Sony's Japanese Games Market This Week

Konami's Metal Gear Survive has taken Monster Hunter: World off the top of  Sony Japan's digital game sales listings, which is a pretty startling upset considering the Western world's reaction to MGS. Of course, these sales just refer to Sony's digital sales and do not reflect the total market score for either game. That said, for the week […]

The Complete List Of The 21st Annual D.I.C.E. Awards Winners

Below is the complete list of winners from last nights 21st Annual D.I.C.E. Awards, which included former Nintendo R&D manager Genyo Takeda receiving a lifetime achievement award. The top winners to come out of the evening were Horizon Zero Dawn, Cuphead, and The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild, the last one picking up four including […]


NieR: Automata is Getting Two Theater Productions and a Cafe in Japan

NieR: Automata may not have had the same reception in the western world as it did in Japan, but that doesn't mean this news isn't as interesting as 2B's fashion choices. NieR: Automata was a massive success in Japan and continues to be a fan favorite where it won a Users' Choice prize at the PlayStation […]

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Bleeding Cool Game Awards 2017: Best Video Game Soundtrack

For Bleeding Cool's Best Video Game Soundtrack award, our esteemed judges were tasked with ranking the top soundtracks designed for a video game in the entirety of 2017. The nominees are: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Persona 5 NieR: Automata Cuphead Night in the Woods Hollow Knight The judges' scores were: Games […]