Square Enix and Toylogic have just revealed a new trailer along with some screenshots for the upcoming action RPG Nier: Replicant ver 1.22474487139….
The title is a remaster of 2010’s cult-classic Nier game, released in Japan as Nier Replicant on the PS3 and Nier Gestalt on the Xbox 360. The Western version was simply titled Nier and featured the protagonist from Gestalt. Both versions are essentially the same and share all features, the only difference are the protagonist’s relationship with Yonah, along with a few minor details. In Replicant, players play as Yonah’s brother while Gestalt and the Western release have them play as Yonah’s father.
Nier is best known for its sombre, heart-wrenching story penned by Yoko Taro, along with the highly praised and emotional music coming from Keiichi Okabe and the Monaco Studio. Nier Replicant ver. 1.22474487139. . . is currently in development for the PS4, Xbox One and PC. The game is scheduled to release on 22nd April in Japan and Asia on PS4 and Xbox One. The PC version will release via Steam on 23rd April.