NieR: Automata’s Battle Trailer Showcases Main Weapon Types

Check out the various weapons at 2B’s disposal in the latest trailer for NieR: Automata


Publisher SQUARE ENIX today released a new battle trailer for their upcoming action game developed by PlatinumGames, NieR: Automata, showcasing the game’s unique array of weapon types, combo system, and fast-paced battle mechanics.

You can find the Nier: Automata “Arsenal of Elegant Destruction” below:

The game will feature four weapon types available to protagonist 2B including small swords, large swords, spears and combat bracers, which can be switched mid-combo to maximize 2B’s combat prowess. You’ll also be able to unlock a number of diverse weapons and upgrades to the player’s “Pod” support system to enhance their gameplay.

NieR: Automata, developed by SQUARE ENIX and PlatinumGames Inc., will release in North America on March 7 for the PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam. Those wanting an early taste of what’s in store can download the game’s demo now on the PlayStation Network Store.

Will you be diving into NieR: Automata when it releases in just a few short weeks? I know I will. Be sure to let us know in the comments section if you’ll be taking control of 2B and carving a bloody path through Automata’s dark and violent dystopia.

Frank has been the caffeine-fueled evil overlord of HeyPoorPlayer since 2008. He speaks loudly and carries a big stick to keep the staff of the HPP madhouse in check. A collector of all things that blip and beep, he has an extensive collection of retro consoles and arcade machines crammed into his house. Currently playing: Dodonpachi Dai-Ou-Jou (Arcade), Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove (Switch), Neo Turf Masters (Neo Geo)

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