was originally announced only for PlayStation 4, but Square Enix
announces this action/RPG is also coming to Steam
on March 17th. Here's the
SQUARE ENIX® today announced that the upcoming highly anticipated
NieR: Automata™, will be available on Steam®
globally beginning March 17, 2017.
Developed in collaboration with PlatinumGames Inc., NieR: Automata tells the
story of androids 2B, 9S, and A2, and their ferocious battle to reclaim a
machine-driven dystopia abandoned by humankind and overrun by machine lifeforms.
Those who pre-purchase the Steam® Day One Edition will receive an exclusive
“Valve Character Accessory,” as well as other Day One Edition bonus content,
including the Machine Mask Accessory, Grimoire Weiss Pod, Retro Grey Pod Skin,
Retry Red Pod Skin, and Cardboard Pod Skin. Fans can pre-purchase now at:
NieR: Automata will be available for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment
system on March 7, and will be available on Steam® globally on March 17. This
title is rated M (Mature). Please visit the Entertainment Software Rating Board
(ESRB) website at http://www.esrb.org for more information about ratings.
Story of NieR: Automata
Invaders from another world attack without warning, unleashing their secret
weapon: the machines. In the face of this insurmountable threat, the human race
is driven from the earth and takes refuge on the moon.
The humans develop an army of android soldiers to fight back against the
mechanical horde, but succeed only in slowing its advance. To break the
deadlock, a new breed of android infantry is sent into the fray: the YoRHa
In the forsaken wasteland below, the war between the machines and the androids
rages on. A war that is soon to unveil the long-forgotten truth of this