NieR Automata released nearly 4 years ago and Yoko Taro hid many secrets to be uncovered in the game. Since then, most of them have been discovered but Yoko Taro teased a final secret. That secret eluded most players until now! The final secret is a cheat code that was hard-coded into the game’s engine. Using this cheat code allows players to skip all the way to the last ending after killing the first boss.

Square Enix confirms this to be the final secret:

With that, it seems the final secret of NieR Automata has been revealed. The upcoming NieR Replicant remaster is coming soon so it will be interesting if any new secrets are found there too. In the meantime, stay tuned at Final Weapon for the latest Japanese gaming news and updates!