Press release

9/21/2017

NIER:AUTOMATA SHIPMENTS AND DIGITAL SALES EXCEED TWO MILLION

NieR:Automata / NIER: Gestalt & Replicant Original Soundtrack Vinyl Box Set Available to Pre-order Soon

LOS ANGELES (Sept. 21, 2017) – SQUARE ENIX® today announced that the worldwide shipments and digital sales of the critically acclaimed NieR:Automata™ have surpassed two million units.

In addition, the NieR:Automata / NIER®: Gestalt & Replicant original soundtrack vinyl box set will be available to pre-order exclusively from the Square Enix Online Store. The box set will be available in December, and will feature four vinyl LPs with a variety of tracks selected by series composer Keiichi Okabe as well as exclusive illustrations from Tokyo Ghoul illustrator Sui Ishida. 


 
Illustration: sui ishida

Finally, fans can relive the haunting music with the NieR Music Concert & Talk Live video Blu-ray and the NieR Music Concert: The Memories of Puppets Blu-ray, available for pre-order from the Square Enix Online Store.

Both critics and fans agree that NieR:Automata has a deep, captivating storyline along with a fantastic blend of action-packed gameplay. Developed in collaboration with PlatinumGames Inc. and directed by YOKO TARO, NieR:Automata is available on PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and STEAM®.

Currently, the STEAM version is available at a 35% discount until September 25 and available at a 36% discount on the PlayStation®Store until September 27.

NieR:Automata is now available for the PlayStation®4 system and Steam. 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.
 
About PlatinumGames Inc.
PlatinumGames Inc. is an independent entertainment developer based in Osaka, Japan, dedicated to making high quality, next generation games for a variety of hardware platforms. Loaded with some of the gaming industry’s most talented creators, PlatinumGames seeks to break the mold of a sequel driven industry by creating innovative, original IP that exceed users’ expectations. For more information, please visit: www.platinumgames.com.
 
About Square Enix, Inc.
Square Enix, Inc. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content throughout the Americas as part of the Square Enix group of companies. Square Enix, Inc. is affiliated with a global network of leading development studios such as IO Interactive™, Crystal Dynamics®, and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 135 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 71 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 60 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix, Inc. is a U.S.-based, wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
 
More information on Square Enix, Inc. can be found at http://na.square-enix.com/.
 

NIER:Automata © 2017 SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. All Rights Reserved.
Developed by PlatinumGames Inc. Character design by Akihiko Yoshida.
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