NieR: Automata Battle Trailer Introduces Players to their the Main Weapon Types of their Arsenal of Elegant Destruction
Just now, Square Enix just dropped the new NieR: Automata Battle Trailer: Arsenal of Elegant Destruction which highlights the unique selection of weapon types, fluid combo system, and fast-paced mechanics of the game. NieR: Automata will feature four weapon types to protagonist 2B: small swords, large swords, spears, and combat bracers. Players will be able to switch weapons mid-combo to maximize 2B’s range of abilities and her combat efficiency. Players will be able to unlock a diverse Arsenal of Elegant Destruction, weapons and upgrades, using the “Pod” support system to enhance their gameplay.
NieR: Automata is being developed by Square Enix and PlatinumGames Inc, set to hit North America on March 7th on the Playstation 4 and Steam. For those impatient gamers, the NieR: Automata demo is available for free on Playstation 4 at the Playstation store: http://bit.ly/NieRDemo.
And if you don’t know the story of NieR: Automata, here is the official synopsis:
Invaders from another world attack without warning, unleashing their secret weapon: the machines. In the face of this insurmountable threat, the human race is driven from the earth and takes refuge on the moon.
The humans develop an army of android soldiers to fight back against the mechanical horde, but succeed only in slowing its advance. To break the deadlock, a new breed of android infantry is sent into the fray: the YoRHa squad.
In the forsaken wasteland below, the war between the machines and the androids rages on. A war that is soon to unveil the long-forgotten truth of this world…
[via Square Enix]