Coming to PS4, Xbox One, and PC in April.

NieR: Replicant – or NieR: Replicant ver.1.22474487139… as it’s more officially understood – will be making its method to PC and consoles on 23rd April, and those impatiently awaiting its arrival can now sidetrack themselves with 9 minutes of gameplay video footage thanks to a new trailer.

NieR: Replicant, if you’re unknown, is an improved variation of the initial NieR – which was readily available in 2 various types when it launched in Japan back in April 2010. The PS3 variation – of which ver.1.22474487139 is a remaster – was referred to as NieR: Replicant and included a more youthful primary character, while the Xbox 360 variation, NieR: Gestalt, starred an older lead character.

Set prior to the occasions of NieR: Automata (although the 2 video games are just loosely associated), NieR: Replicant informs the story of a “kind boy” who leaves his town in order to find the famous Sealed Verses and conserve his terminally ill sibling. He’s accompanied on his journeys by an odd talking tome, referred to as the Grimoire Weiss.

NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139 – Barren Temple Gameplay.

NieR: Replicant ver.1.22474487139 intends to enhance on the initial video game with improved visuals, re-recorded audio, brand-new discussion, plus remodelled battle that’s a little closer to the system discovered in NieR: Automata. The latter component gets a good proving in Square Enix’s recently launched 9 minutes of gameplay video footage above.

It focusses on a location referred to as The Barren Temple and flaunts a mix of expedition and battle, culminating in an employer battle versus a swarm of sentient cubes. Hopefully that’ll suffice to tide you over up until NieR: Replicant’s 23rd April release on PS4, Xbox One, and PC.