At this time throughout a livestream from Japan, NieR producer Yosuke Saito and creator Yoko Taro had a particular announcement to make.
They revealed that they’ve a brand new mission within the works on which Saito-san will as regular work as producer, whereas Yoko Taro will tackle the position of inventive director
Not a lot else was revealed that the sport will really feel “a bit indie” and it is going to be obtain solely (but it surely would possibly get a particular bundle).
The 2 builders additionally introduced that the sport will really feel considerably nostalgic but additionally new, and it’s tough to elucidate. Contemplating the involvement of Yoko Taro, I doubt this can shock anybody.
Extra particulars and different members of the workers might be introduced at a later time.
Earlier through the livestream, we heard that Sq. Enix is seeking to rent builders for its Enterprise Division 4 for NieR-related work. The corporate is in search of a situation designer, artwork director, and assistant producer. Extra particulars about these jobs might be introduced tomorrow (April 20). That being stated, this can be unrelated to this new sport, which seems to be worded as a brand new IP.
In the mean time, if you happen to’re enthusiastic about their work, NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139… simply acquired a ton of reveals together with gameplay, additional content material, and the return of father Nier in costume type.
It would be launched on April 22, 2021, in Japan and Asia. Western players must wait sooner or later longer. The sport will come to North America and Europe on April 23, 2021, for PS4, Xbox, and PC.
For those who’d wish to see extra, you possibly can benefit from the authentic trailer of NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139…, the announcement for the west, and the primary screenshots, one other latest gameplay video, one other gallery, a gameplay trailer, and one specializing in the English forged.