Nearly five years after the initial launch, NieR Automata is finally coming to Nintendo Switch with the new NieR Automata: The End of YoRHa Edition on October 6.
Launch Time and Pricing
NieR Automata: The End of YoRHa Edition launches on October 6 for Switch worldwide. The digital version should unlock at 12:00 a.m. EDT. Physical copies are available at the Square Enix Online Store and participating retailers. All copies of NieR Automata: The End of YoRHa Edition cost $39.99.
On Switch, NieR Automata: The End of YoRHa Edition targets 1080p at 30 frames-per-second in docked mode and 720p 30 frames-per-second in handheld mode. Additionally, the Switch version has access to the exclusive “3C3C1D119440927” DLC. The new DLC is accessible after progressing through a certain portion of the main story. Three types of colosseums and three types of costumes based on NieR Replicant are available as rewards.
Game Overview (Nintendo eShop Page)
NieR:Automata The End of YoRHa Edition is the Nintendo Switch™ version of NieR:Automata, an award-winning post-apocalyptic action RPG that has achieved deep-rooted popularity around the world.
The distant future…
Invaders from another world attack without warning, unleashing a new type of threat: weapons known as “machine lifeforms.” In the face of this insurmountable threat, mankind is driven from Earth and takes refuge on the Moon. As 2B, a member of the newly organized android military force YoRHa, players will immerse themselves in a ferocious battle to take back the planet.
Experience a captivating story that goes beyond simple entertainment, inspiring a wide array of emotions as it unfolds through genre blending action in a beautifully desolate open world.
NieR: Automata fans can expect an all-new anime to debut in early 2023.