It’s honest to say that on some degree, the upcoming remake of NieR, NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139, owes its existence to NieR Automata‘s popularity. Square Enix seems intends to pay tribute to the successful successor through its Extra Content and DLC. Details about the NieR Replicant DLC were revealed in an April 19, 2021 livestream ahead of the game’s April 23, 2021 launch.
Check out the trailer uploaded throughout the stream:
The first pack teased was “15 Nightmares” with its difficult dungeons, together with the “Samurai” and “Kabuki” costume units. 15 Nightmares makes the older model of Nier launched for NieR Gestalt (also referred to as “Papa Nier”) playable. The NieR Automata crossover DLC for NieR Replicant is named the “4 YoRHa” pack and will probably be free at launch. It provides a number of costumes and weapons from NieR Automata, together with the Virtuous Treaty sword and outfits that make Kaine seem like 2B or A2. Another costume appears to be like like 9S and a non-specific, pants-wearing YoRHa android. The music DLC will permit gamers to exchange the sport’s background music with NieR Automata‘s exterior of the primary story.
The NieR Replicant additional content material will even incorporate voice performances from solid members of NieR Automata. The solid proven contains Yui Ishikawa (2B), Natsuki Hanae (9S), Ayaka Suwa (A2), Aoi Yuki (Pascal), and Kaoru Akiyama (Pod 153). Even voice actors Kira Buckland and Kyle McCarley (who voiced 2B and 9S in English, respectively) are included. Exactly who they’ll voice in NieR Replicant was not specified.
Another solely new piece of NieR Replicant DLC was additionally revealed, the Extra Episode “Mermaid.” It seems to contain a shipwreck and a bit lady named Louise. A boss combat from the episode was additionally proven, with the get together combating an enormous, tentacled beast.
NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139 will launch on April 23, 2021 worldwide for PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4.