March is filled with big releases, including Horizon Zero Dawn (in Europe), Mass Effect Andromeda, NieR: Automata, Ghost Recon Wildlands, MLB The Show 17, LEGO Worlds, Zero Escape: The Nonary Games, Danganronpa 1&2 Reload, Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 Remix, The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Episode 3, Toukiden 2, DLC for Final Fantasy XV and Dark Souls III, and much more. The March 2017 PlayStation Plus games will likely be announced on Wednesday, March 1, before going live on Tuesday, March 7. As of right now, here’s everything scheduled to release next month; for an up to the minute list, head over to our March 2017 release dates page, which we keep up to date: PlayStation 4 Games North America A King’s Tale: Final Fantasy XV (PSN) – March 1 WRC 6 (Retail & PSN) – March 3 Atelier Firis: The Alchemist and the Mysterious Journey (Retail & PSN) – March 7 Ghost Recon Wildlands (Retail & PSN) – March 7 LEGO Worlds (Retail & PSN) – March 7 Loot Rascals (PSN) – March 7 NieR: Automata (Retail & PSN) – March 7 Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (Retail) – March 7 2Dark (PSN) – March 10 Danganronpa 1&2 Reload (Retail & PSN) – READ FULL…
[embedded content] In a NieR: Automata PlayStation video presentation titled “PlayStation Matsuri Presents: NieR: Automata Special Talk Live,” Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia announced that Gravity Rush 2 protagonist Kat, will receive a NieR: Automata outfit worn by that game’s protagonist, 2B. Aside from the costume being released as DLC, no further details such as the release date, etc., have been released. You can watch the NieR: Automata PlayStation video feature above. And yes, it’s in Japanese. Stay tuned to our NieR: Automata review hitting the site soon! Our own resident JRPG nut Martin is playing through it as we speak. You can also check out our Gravity Rush 2 review right here. [Source: Games Talk via Gematsu] READ FULL STORY AT PLAYSTATIONLIFESTYLE!
As you might already know, PlatinumGames action/RPG “Nier: Automata” (our Automata giveaway for the game became a big success!) is now available for the PS4 in Japan (the game will be released in North America on the 7th of March, and in Europe on the 10th March). That is some really great news with no doubt. However, as you might remember, I was… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!
Check out a boss battle of NieR: Automata played by its designer, and rejoice at the coming of 2B’s dress as a Gravity Rush 2 costume. …Read More The post Sony Presents NieR: Automata Boss Fight Gameplay; YoRHa 2B Costume for Gravity Rush 2 Announced by Giuseppe Nelva appeared first on DualShockers.
[Image: Square Enix] It’s called “What Are You Doing?” and if you accidentally get this Trophy, you might want to ask yourself the same question. Advertisement Picking up on the game’s cheeky controversy, here is achieving said Trophy. To get it, you need to do this ten times. Kotaku East is your slice of Asian internet culture, bringing you the latest talking points from Japan, Korea, China and beyond. Tune in every morning from 4am to 8am. READ FULL STORY AT KOTAKU!
NieR: Automata is still a couple weeks away from its western release, but the good news is that you don’t really need to wait. …Read More The post Nier: Automata for PS4 Released on Japanese PlayStation Store: Includes English Text and Voices by Giuseppe Nelva appeared first on DualShockers.
The Square Enix Cafe in Tokyo dresses up to celebrate the launch of NieR: Automata. …Read More The post NieR: Automata Is the New Theme of the Square Enix Cafe in Akihabara, Tokyo by Giuseppe Nelva appeared first on DualShockers.
Square Enix prepares for the release in Japan of NieR: Automata with two super-sleek PS4 themes, and they’re both free. …Read More The post NieR: Automata Gets Two Free PS4 Themes, and They’re Awesome: Screenshots/Videos Inside by Giuseppe Nelva appeared first on DualShockers.
[embedded content] In the new NieR: Automata trailer today, titled Arsenal of Elegant Destruction, Square Enix introduces the weapon types, combo system, and battle mechanics. “The game will feature four weapon types available to protagonist 2B (small swords, large swords, spears and combat bracers) that can be switched mid-combo to maximize 2B’s range of abilities and effectiveness,” they said. “Players can also unlock a diverse arsenal of weapons and upgrades to the player’s Pod support system to enhance their gameplay.” Thanking you for playing and rewarding you for viewing the final credits, the full NieR: Automata Trophy list has been revealed by Exophase. We removed potentially story-spoiling Gold and Bronze Trophies, but we left all other Trophies (including the Silver ones for achieving the different endings), so be aware of potential spoilers ahead: Platinum Final Words – Thank you for playing. Gold The Minds That Emerged – View the final credits. Silver One Battle Ends – Achieve ending A. A New Battle Begins – Achieve ending B. Leaving for the New World – Achieve 9S’s ending. Beautiful World – Achieve A2’s ending. Cherish Our Resources – Have 100 bodies collected. The Mercenary – 80% of all quests completed. Weapons Maniac – All READ…
Today, publisher Square Enix and developer PlatinumGames released a new trailer, titled “Arsenal of Elegant Destruction,” for their upcoming action RPG NieR: Automata, introducing the game’s unique array of weapon types, its fluid battle movement, fast-paced attacks, …Read More The post NieR: Automata Gets New Trailer Introducing the Game’s Unique Weapons, Combo System, and More by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.
Square Enix and Yoko Taro tease NieR: Automata fans with a definitely disturbing scene. …Read More The post New NieR: Automata TV Commercial Shows a Disturbing and Bloody Scene by Giuseppe Nelva appeared first on DualShockers.
Final Fantasy XV Gets an update prior to the new DLC, boosting the PS4 Pro Lightweight Mode and more, while also adding two songs from the NieR series. …Read More The post New Final Fantasy XV Update and DLC Get Patch Notes and New Screenshots by Alex Wallace appeared first on DualShockers.
In a new statement, Saito talks about the unlikelihood of an Xbox One version of the game after previously stating that he would consider the possibility. …Read More The post NieR: Automata Producer Explains Why there Are No Plans for an Xbox One Version at the Moment by Logan Moore appeared first on DualShockers.
[embedded content] NieR: Automata director Yoko Taro has a “special message” for fans in Europe. When you pre-order the game, you’ll receive a t-shirt. Pretty straightforward, eh? Except the promotional video above just becomes kind of weird. After announcing the pre-order bonus, Taro hands his mic to Platinum Games’ designer, Taura Takahisa, then proceeds to tackle him, take off his t-shirt and roll over on the ground in excitement, shouting “Shit, Square Enix!” and repeating “NieR: Automata t-shirt!” several times. Interesting. We’re not sure if this is going to encourage anyone to pre-order the game but as of now, the offer only seems to be available at participating retailers in Europe including Amazon UK. In related news, producer Yosuke Saito has told Express UK that the developers have no plans to release NieR: Automata on Xbox One primarily because Microsoft’s console doesn’t have a strong market in Japan. He also said that working on a single console gives the team the added benefit of remaining more focused and ensuring a high quality product. The main reason for this is that the Japanese market for Xbox One is not strong, so the decision was made to focus on PlayStation 4 rather than to READ…