• Nier Replicant Review - New Blood, Old Veins

    17 days ago - By GameInformer

    Publisher: Square Enix
    Developer: Toylogic
    Reviewed on: PlayStation 5
    Also on:
    PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC
    Nier Replicant's bleak world is over a decade old , and yet its morbid commentary on human frailty still resonates. This bittersweet narrative is supported by enhanced character models, satisfying hack-and-slash mechanics, and a haunting soundtrack that spins a riveting tale of its own. At the same time, outdated features that made the original game tedious to play remain present, and that's because Nier Replicant is neither remake nor remaster of that 2010 title. Creative director...
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  • NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139

    NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139

    17 days ago - By Metacritic

    Get ready to experience where the NieR series all began - NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139...Set in a post-apocalyptic world, NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139 is puts you in the role of the titular Nier, a young man on a quest to cure his sister Yonah of a deadly disease. What they discover will make them question everything they thought they knew The original NieR release has an interesting history. In Japan, there were two versions of the game: NieR Replicant and NieR Gestalt. NieR Replicant focused on Brother Nier and his sister Yonah. In NieR Gestalt, the main character was Father...
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  • Nier Replicant Review Roundup

    17 days ago - By GameSpot

    A classic action-RPG has gotten new life this year. Nier Replicant ver 1.22474487139 , a remake of the original 2010 game, is out this week on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. A precursor to PlatinumGames' Nier Automata , Replicant helped establish the world of Nier that would later be explored in that breakout hit. But the original release was met with poor sales and middling reviews, making it ripe for a modernized facelift. How well does it revitalize the cult classic? The critical reception has been largely positive, citing the revamped combat system and a new appreciation for Yoko Taro's...
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  • Review: NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139. - Console Creatures

    17 days ago - By N4G

    NieR Replicant is finally getting its due thanks to upgraded combat, enhanced visuals and one of the best soundtracks of all time. If you skipped out the first time or only played Automata, Replicant is where it all started and worth a visit.
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  • A cult classic returns - NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139. Review

    17 days ago - By N4G

    "As one of the most underrated games from its generation, NieR can now find a new audience who are sure to appreciate its jaw-dropping story, pitch-perfect atmosphere, and super-rewarding boss fights." - A.J. Maciejewski from Video Chums
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