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Nier: Automata PlayStation 4

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Pre-order the Day One Edition now to receive the following extra digital bonus contentHumanity has been driven from the Earth by mechanical beings from another world. In a final effort to take back the planet, the human resistance sends a force of android soldiers to destroy the invaders. Now, a war between machines and androids rages on... A war that could soon unveil a long-forgotten truth of the world.Developed by an all-star team consisting of producer Yosuke Saito (DRAGON QUEST® X / NIER), director YOKO TARO (Drakengard® / NIER), character designer Akihiko Yoshida from CyDesignation, Inc. (FINAL FANTASY® XIV / BRAVELY DEFAULT), game designer Takahisa Taura from PlatinumGames Inc. (Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance), and composer Keiichi Okabe from MONACA, Inc. (TEKKEN / Drakengard 3 / NIER).- Actionpked Battles - Players will switch between using melee and ranged attacks in battle against hordes of enemies and challenging bosses across a variety of open field maps. The tight controls and incredibly fluid combat are simple to learn for newcomers while offering plenty of depth for more experienced action gamers. Players can perform high-speed battle actions-combining light and heavy attacks-and switch through an arsenal of weaponry while evading enemies with speed and style. - Beautifully Desolate Open-World - The game seamlessly joins together hauntingly beautiful vistas and locations with no area loading. The environments are rendered in 60fps and contain a wealth of sub-events in addition to the main storyline. - Masterfully Crafted Story and Characters - NieR: Automata tells the story of androids 2B, 9S and A2 and their ferocious battle to reclaim a machine-driven dystopia overrun by powerful weapons known as machine lifeforms.- Elements of an RPG - Players will obtain a variety of weapon types, level up in battle, learn new combat skills, and customize a loadout that caters to their playstyle.- Utilize the Pod Support System to Assist In and Outside of Battle - Pods can attack the enemy in both manual and lock-on modes. They can also assist outside of battle, such as allowing the player to glide through the air. Pods can be enhanced throughout the game, with upgrades including new attack methods and variations.- "Auto Mode"Available for Beginners - Novice players can elect "Auto Mode"for easy attacks and evasions.
Model Compatibility: PlayStation 4
ESRB Content Description: Blood, partial nudity, strong language, violence
Electronics Condition: New
Video Game Genre: Action/adventure
ESRB Age Rating: M - Mature
Video game sub-genre: Action
Street Date: March 7, 2017
TCIN: 50497355
UPC: 662248917870
Item Number (DPCI): 207-34-0084

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Highly recommended if you want something with style

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5 out of 5 stars
JhonenV 1 year ago
This game may not resonate with everyone, but in its uniqueness it makes a place for itself in a time of the year where there is no shortage of well made, fun and enthralling games. Like other open world RPGs there is no shortage of side quests, upgradeable weapons and items, but it does all of this...see moreof the reviewer's review
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Better than final fantasy 15

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5 out of 5 stars
psudio 1 year ago
Action rpg with an open world to explore. Story is top notch, side quests are better than average and add to the overall story experience. multiple endings, which I personally dislike but is standard with many jrpg games. science fiction themesee moreof the reviewer's review
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(would not recommend)
2 out of 5 stars
BornToTease 1 year ago
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I feel like the game is over priced at 60, the game isn't interesting enough.see moreof the reviewer's review
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(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
Andrew L 1 year ago
The gameplay is sooooo good! And the story is surprisingly touchingsee moreof the reviewer's review
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A must play!

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5 out of 5 stars
Dave 1 year ago
I can't possibly nitpick the minor things with this game because I absolutely love it! The gameplay is exciting and always keeps you alert as to dodge attacks and perform combos. I played the demo recently and rocked in Normal mode. But when I bumped up the difficult to hard for my second go aroun...see moreof the reviewer's review
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