The first review score of Nier Automata has arrived. A popular Japanese magazine Famitsu has released their review score for Neir Automata along with few other upcoming games. Platinum Games seems to have done fairly well with the RPG as the game has been awarded a near-perfect score by Famitsu.
Nier Automata gets 39/40 review score from Famitsu. For those who are unaware of, Video games are graded in Famitsu by a panel of four video game reviewers. Each reviewer gives a score from zero to ten (ten being best). The scores of the four reviewers are then added up with a possible score of forty. For Nier Automata, the scoreline reads 10/10/9/10 (39/40).
- Dragon Sinker (3DS) – 8/7/8/7 [30/40]
- Island (PS Vita) – 8/8/8/8 [32/40]
- Nier: Automata (PS4) – 10/10/9/10 [39/40]
- Plantera Garden Life (Wii U) – 7/8/8/7 [30/40]
- Plantera Garden Life (3DS) – 7/8/8/7 [30/40]
- Ride 2 (PS4) – 7/7/8/8 [30/40]
- Super Robot Wars V (PS4) – 9/8/8/9 [34/40]
- Super Robot Wars V (PS Vita) – 9/8/8/9 [34/40]
- Timepiece Ensemble (PS Vita) – 7/7/6/6 [26/40]
- The Witch and the Hundred Knight 2 (PS4) – 8/8/8/9 [33/40]
- Yoiyami Dreamer (PS4) – 7/8/8/8 [31/40]
Nier Automata is set in the midst of a proxy war between machines created by otherworldly invaders and the remnants of humanity, the story follows the battles of a combat android and her companion.
The game is scheduled to launch on March 7 in North America, and on February 23 in Japan. It will run at 900p/60FPS On PS4, and NOT A 4K Resolution on PS4 Pro (it will be 1080p/60FPS). According to the developer, Nier Automata storyline is “A Lot Longer” than 25 Hours, and side quests play an important role in the game as it leads to an Alternative Endings.