At PlayStation Experience 2017, Square Enix released a new short trailer for Nier: Automata, featuring some short gameplay clips and revealing the western release dates. The title will be available for PlayStation 4 on March 7, 2017 in North America and March 10, 2017 in Europe. The release date of the PC version is still unconfirmed.
There will also be a demo available on PlayStation Network at some point before the game's release.
Square Enix also revealed the special editions available for NieR: Automata, with both a Day One bonus as well a Black Box Edition. These editions are identical between North America and Europe.
NieR: Automata Day One Edition
Pre-order Nier: Automata to receive the Day One Edition ($59.99/€69.99).
The Day One Edition includes a reversible box art and the following bonus digital content:
- Machine Mask Accessory
- Grimoire Weiss Pod
- Play System Pod Skin
- Retro Grey Pod Skin
- Retro Red Skin
- Cardboard Pod Skin
NieR: Automata Black Box Edition
The Black Box edition includes:
- NieR: Automata Game Disc
- All the digital bonuses from the Day One Edition
- YoRHa 2B Figurine: a meticulously recreated and highly detailed figurine of the main protagonist
- Hardback Artbook: 64 pages showcasing stunning artwork and illustrations from the game
- Steelbook Case
- Original Soundtrack featuring 13 live recorded songs from NieR and NieR: Automata
- Collector's Box