Since it was announced almost a year ago, we have been getting small previews of ‘NieR: Automata Ver1. 1a’the anime based on the 2017 video game by Square Enix. From the studio they have developed the animated series together with Aniplex, and with the premiere practically on top of it, a much more complete trailer has been seen and with a lot of action for 2B.
It had been made to beg, but we already have the final release date for ‘NieR: Automata Ver1. 1a’ fixed for the January 7, 2023, almost, almost opening the anime winter season. In addition, we will be able to follow it week by week in simulcast through crunchyroll.
A-1 Pictures has been in charge of the production of animation and Ryuji Masuyama of the direction of the series, although the creative director of franchise ‘Nier’ Yoko Taro he has also been involved in the adaptation.
For the anime series, the voice actors from the original video game have been preserved, and we will be able to hear yui ishikawto like 2B and Natsuki Hanae like 9S.
‘NieR: Automata’ is set in a post-apocalyptic setting, where there is an open war between humanoid androids and an invading army made up of machines. 2B is a very calm and calculating combat android who accompanies 9Swho expresses more emotions than other units.