NieR Replicant Announced for PS4, Xbox One and Steam

NieR Replicant Announced for PS4, Xbox One and Steam - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 04 April 2020 / 1,203 Views

Square Enix has during the 10th anniversary livestream of the NieR series announced an upgraded version of the action RPG, NieR Replicant, is in development for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC via Steam. 

Square Enix isn't considering it a remaster or remake, but is calling it an "upgraded version." Square Enix is publishing the game and Toylogic is developing it. Platinum Games Takahisa Taura is also working on the game.

The updated version of NieR Replicant will feature newly recorded voiceovers and will have new content, including new characters and possibly new endings. It will also have rerecorded BGM and new tracks from composer Keiichi Okabe.

View the trailer of the game below:


Here is information on the voice cast:

  • Nier (young boy) – CV: Nobuhiko Okamoto
  • Nier (young man) – CV: Koji Yusa
  • Yonah – CV: Ai Nonaka
  • Grimoire Weiss – CV: Hiroki Yasumoto
  • Emil – CV: Mai Kadowaki

Thanks Siliconera.

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Loneken (on 29 March 2020)

I prefer to play with "The Father" not "The brother". I buy this anyway.

Zenos (on 29 March 2020)

I've played a bit of the original Nier and I didn't like it very much, but I guess this rerelease will make fans of the series happy.

Azzanation (on 29 March 2020)

Big news to those Nier fans