It was one of the best games of the past generation and the reception of both the public and the critics have reinforced that idea. NieR: Automata has exceeded 5.5 million copies distributed since its launch in 2017.
This was announced by the Japanese Twitter account of the title, revealing that this figure is made up of physical shipments and accumulated digital sales worldwide. In addition, they have taken advantage of such a special date as their fourth anniversary
Today February 23rd celebrates its 4th anniversary #NieR: Automata
The cumulative worldwide shipment and download sales have exceeded 5.5 million units. Thank you for your support for 4 years. We are looking forward to hearing from you.#Deny #NieR pic.twitter.com/67NC5PYS3p
— NieR Official PR Account (@NieR_JPN) February 23, 2021
Today February 23 celebrates its 4th anniversary NieR: Automata. Cumulative worldwide shipment and download sales have exceeded 5.5 million units. Thank you for your support for 4 years. We hope to hear from you. #Deny#NieR
The most recent data update is from last Christmas Eve 2020, when the five million mark was revealed. The growth rate, therefore, has been quite good in just two months, accumulating half a million.
The work of Yoko Taro and that has the soundtrack of Keiichi Okabe has been developed in collaboration with Platinum Games and is available for PS4, Xbox One and PC. Best of all, despite the time that has passed, the community remains faithful to the secrets behind the world of 2B, 9S and A2, such as a secret ending that has been discovered Recently.
Meanwhile, we continue waiting for the arrival of NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139, title of which we already know the minimum and recommended requirements for its PC version and we can now enjoy a nice piece of gameplay of the same.