Nintendo Direct: NieR:Automata Switch Port Announced

Tuesday, June 28th, 2022

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NieR:Automata | Switch Announcement Trailer Screenshot

During today’s Nintendo Direct Mini, it was announced that SQUARE ENIX is bringing NieR:Automata The End of YoRHa Edition to Nintendo Switch. The game is scheduled to launch this upcoming October 6th, 2022. SQUARE ENIX’s press release states that the physical edition will contain symbolic artwork on the front cover by character designer, Akihiko Yoshida and that there will also be reversible box art featuring A2, which was designed by concept artist, Koda Kazuma. Down below you’ll find the Nintendo Direct video embedded right at the timestamp for the NieR:Automata trailer and below that, you’ll find more info specifically about the Switch version of the game, from SQUARE ENIX’s press release.

The critically acclaimed NieR:Automata, directed by YOKO TARO and developed by PlatinumGames Inc. in partnership with SQUARE ENIX, delivers a masterful mix of action and RPG gameplay through a gripping, thought-provoking storyline. Players battle as androids 2B, 9S and A2 in order to reclaim the world from the machine lifeforms and uncover long-forgotten truths about humanity. NieR:Automata The End of YoRHa Edition features the award-winning base game and the 3C3C1D119440927 DLC, which includes three challenging colosseums and additional costumes. Players can also download the free 6C2P4A118680823 DLC when the game arrives to the Nintendo Switch. This Nintendo Switch exclusive DLC features six new costumes and four new accessories that can change appearances of your playable characters. It also includes two pod skins based on characters from the popular mobile title NieR Re[in]carnation.

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