Square Enix announced that NieR: Automata, the critically acclaimed action-RPG, has exceeded one million sales in physical and digital sales (PS4 and PC) in just a month!
According to 4gamer, the game sold 198,542 on PS4 alone during the first week of its Japanese launch! It has received favorable reviews for its fantastic blend of action battles and captivating storyline by Yoko Taro. Nier: Automata is a sequel to the 2010 video game Nier, a spin-off of the Drakengard series.
Thank you so…….so much. I can't describe by my poor English. But thank you. (;_;) pic.twitter.com/L1XXuawXN2
— yokotaro (@yokotaro) April 4, 2017
Story (from official site)
The distant future…
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 squad.
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 world…
NieR: Automata is now available for the PlayStation®4 system and Steam®.
Official Site: http://nierautomata.com/
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