SQUARE ENIX today officially unveiled the upcoming action-packed addition to the NIER series, NieR: Automata. as well the introduction of the new NIER title, SQUARE ENIX also released some a trailer and new screenshots for the game. The original NIER was released in 2010 for the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 with an action role playing theme, the game was developed by Cavia and published by Square Enix. It was released for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in Australia, Europe, Japan and North America in April 2010. In Japan, the game was released as Nier Gestalt.
NieR: Automata is the next game in the NIER franchise and is a collaboration between Square Enix and PlatinumGames.