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GC: NieR: Automata to launch on PC

GC: NieR: Automata to launch on PC

The awaited game NieR: Automata from PlatinumGames and Square Enix will also release on Steam in Q1 2017 has announced the publisher. In the meantime you can grab new screenshots after the jump.

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Commented on 2016-08-17 16:58:08
That's great news! I would love if this game came out in January when there is not much going on. Same with gravity rush 2, unfortunately it's gonna get destroyed in December unless Sony delays it on purpose.
Commented on 2016-08-17 17:06:03
I'm glad more people get to experience Platinum goodness, so this is great news to me.

Nice to see those Activision cheques being cashed and going towards Nier. :D
Commented on 2016-08-17 17:13:19
Oh, PC mustard race getting a decent hack'n'slash. When was the last time that happened ? MGS Revengeance ?
Commented on 2016-08-17 17:20:18
Nice looking forward to this. :D
Commented on 2016-08-17 17:24:54
first platinum game that has looked good. and i liked the first game for what it was (granted i bought it when it was a tenner)
Commented on 2016-08-17 18:06:42 In reply to SplitTongue
Posted by SplitTongue
Oh, PC mustard race getting a decent hack'n'slash. When was the last time that happened ? MGS Revengeance ?
stfu console peasant
Commented on 2016-08-17 18:07:19 In reply to Freeshnik
Posted by Freeshnik
stfu console peasant
Leave Sean Murray alone.
Commented on 2016-08-17 19:17:46
From someone who loved Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, this is great news. Now I just need to play the first Nier before this launches.
Commented on 2016-08-17 19:23:21 In reply to Sdarts
Posted by Sdarts
From someone who loved Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, this is great news. Now I just need to play the first Nier before this launches.
Watch it and save yourself some time. That's what I'm gonna do before this hits anyway.

It's like the Mass Effect series, you're better off jumping straight to the second.
Commented on 2016-08-17 19:39:45 In reply to GriftGFX
Posted by GriftGFX
Leave Sean Murray alone.
Shhhh, don't blow my cover :)
Commented on 2016-08-17 22:45:38
I wonder about the pc scale options, the textures are pretty close to Bayonetta 2 and MGR. a bump option would be a nice incentive.
Commented on 2016-08-19 01:30:31
my bro is so chuffed about this, i was gonna buy it on my ps4 so he could play it, but now we can get on the PC..
Commented on 2016-09-10 03:33:37 In reply to GunsnSwords
Posted by GunsnSwords
I wonder about the pc scale options, the textures are pretty close to Bayonetta 2 and MGR. a bump option would be a nice incentive.
Well, Yoko Taro said that the game will look exactly the same on both platforms, same resolution and fps. Is likely the PC will be a port too, so maybe will have better AA and that's it.

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