Square Enix RPG meets PlatinumGames Action in blistering 60fps! NieR: Automata is a revolutionary Action RPG set in a post-apocalyptic world overrun by machine lifeforms and abandoned by mankind. As part of an android army created by humans to reclaim the planet, players will fight their way through the mechanical horde using a collective of close-combat weapons and ranged attacks. Developed in collaboration with celebrated action developer PlatinumGames, NieR: Automata gracefully blends incredibly tight controls, mesmerizing combat combos, customizable weapon loadouts, an elaborate skill system, branching questlines, and an immersive story with intriguing characters that will leave players in awe. Glory to Mankind Humanity 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. Action-Packed Battles Switch between melee and ranged attacks to perform high-speed battle actions against hordes of enemies and challenging bosses. Beautifully Desolate Open-World Hauntingly beautiful vistas and open field maps are combined with a wealth of sub-events in a machine-driven dystopia. Masterfully Crafted Story and Characters NieR: Automata tells the story of androids 2B, 9S and A2 and their ferocious battle to reclaim Earth from powerful weapons known as machine lifeforms. Elements of an RPG Obtain a variety of weapon types, level up in battle, learn new combat skills, and customize a loadout that caters to your playstyle.