SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. today announced a slew of new content for NieR ReplicantTMver.1.22474487139…, the modern retelling of the cult classic NieR Replicant, that fans and newcomers alike will enjoy. With completely remastered graphics, a re-recorded soundtrack, and all-new voice dialogue, the revised version of the game will not only become more available for modern audiences, but will also include brand-new story material, extra dungeons, and costumes, including several NieR:Automata themed costumes and weapons, the NieR:Automata playable soundtrack, and more.
The “NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139… | Extra Content Trailer” can be viewed below:
Further details on the extra content that will be included for the game at launch is
- Extra Episode – Players can enjoy a new scenario and exhilarating boss battle by playing through the game, in an all new “Mermaid” episode featuring a wrecked ship and a little girl.
- Extra Dungeons from “15 Nightmares” – Previously released as downloadable content for the original release in Japan and similar to “The World of Recycled Vessel” content in the West, fans will be able to undertake a series of challenging dungeons as the “15 Nightmares” protagonist in the world of the recycled vessel. Playing through the dungeons will unlock a variety of weapons, as well as extra costumes, “Kabuki” and “Samurai.” You will also be able to change the appearance of enemy bullets to Emilʼs face through the option menu after obtaining either of the costumes.
- Soundtrack from NieR:Automata – Players will unlock an option to switch to select background music tracks from the critically acclaimed NieR:Automata after completing the first playthrough.
- Guest Cast from NieR:Automata – The English and Japanese voice actors of 2B and 9S will be featured in the game.
Players will be able to download a free “4 YoRHa” costume pack to swap their character’s costumes and arms to fan-favorite designs from NieR:Automata, including 9S, 2B, and A2, starting at launch, in addition to the costumes available in “15 Nightmares.”
SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. also released a 15-second live-action commercial over the weekend, titled “NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139… | CM | Shinjuku ver.0.25 | 2nd”, featuring a ruined city overrun with enemy Shades.