Crunchyroll has announced that the English Dub of NieR: Automata Ver 1.1a continues with Episode 9 on November 18. Episodes 10, 11, and 12 will also be getting dubbed releases in the coming weeks.
NieR: Automata is one of the most beloved video games in the last ten years. The initial action RPG released in 2017. It has received numerous ports, an anime adaptation, and hundreds of merchandise. The second cours of the anime will premiere sometime in the next few months.
NieR: Automata Ver 1.1a English Dub Continues This Saturday
Crunchyroll posted an update on their Twitter/X account, stating that “the English dub of NieR: Automata Ver1.1a continues, with episodes 9-12 dropping this Saturday at 1 PM PT!” Episode 9 will air this Saturday and subsequent dubbed episodes will release in the following three Saturdays.
Currently, all 12 episodes of NieR: Automata Ver1.1a are available now to stream on Crunchyroll, making up the first cour. The second cour will likely include another 12 episodes for a total of 24 episodes of the NieR: Automata anime adaptation. Moreover, fans can expect the second cour to arrive on Crunchyroll as the anime airs in Japan.
Crunchyroll describes the series as follows:
The distant future, 5012.
The sudden aerial invasion of Earth by <Aliens> and their creations <Machine Lifeforms> led mankind to the brink of extinction. The surviving number of humans who took refuge on the moon to organize a counterattack using <android> soldiers to recapture Earth. However, the war reaches a stalemate as the <Machine Lifeforms> continue to multiply infinitely. In turn, humanity deploys a new unit of android soldiers as an ultimate weapon: YoRHa.
Newly dispatched to Earth 2B joins 9S, the analyst currently stationed there, where amid their mission, they encounter a myriad of mysterious phenomena…
This is the story of these lifeless <androids> and their endless fight for the sake of mankind.
Lastly, the ninth dubbed episode of NieR: Automata Ver 1.1a will air on Crunchyroll this Saturday, November 18.