NieR: Automata is widely considered one of the best games this generation. Tackling issues of life, identity, and purpose in a densely profound story saturated with incredibly combat situations and beautiful music. Debuting on the PC and PS4 the title eventually made it to the Xbox One and now is available again on the PS4 as the Year of the YoRHa edition. Now, it has been confirmed NieR: Automata has sold 4 million copies.

NieR: Automata has players in control of 9S and 2B, androids designed to fight on humanity’s behalf after aliens have taken over the Earth. The last of humanity now lives on the moon and uses the androids to fight the aliens that live on Earth. However, things are not what they seem and eventually 9S and 2B must uncover dark secrets surrounding the war effort.

Currently, there are rumors spreading that a new game is in development but there has been no word on a sequel. Hopefully, we’ll hear something at E3 2019.

NieR: Automata is now available for PS4, PC, and Xbox One.

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Adam is a Senior Staff Writer for GAW with over 5 years of experience in writing and is completely obsessed with video games. He holds a BA from Brooklyn College and lives in NY.