Square teases Nier Replicant in latest issue of Famitsu

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 9 September 2009 22:45 GMT

neirreplicant

The new issue of Famitsu has a two-page advert for Nier Replicant with the tagline “Beyond revenge lies crazed desperation.”

This is a Square Enix thing, which promises to reveal what it’s all about next week.

If the “Neir” part sounds familiar to you, 1UP has you covered.

Nier’s the Cavia-developed action game slated for PS3 and Xbox 360 in 2010, and Square wanted it to be a “hit in the West”, so plans to release it in Japan were shelved for a while, but Nier was formally announced for Japan today under the name Nier Gestalt.

As far as Nier Replicant is concerned though, guess we’ll find out next week.

Hit the link.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. For more information, go here.

Comments

Headlines

Cavia

Famitsu

  • What new project could Square Enix be working on?

    It appears that Square Enix is currently hard at work on a brand new title that isn’t a new Final Fantasy adventure, remake of a current game, or anything familiar for that matter. Kotaku has brought a recent supposed Famitsu article link to our attention (via CS Blog) in which Square Enix president Yosuke Matsuda […]

  • New Bloodborne screens emerge in latest issue of Weekly Famitsu

    The latest issue of Weekly Famitsu contains a meaty feature on the upcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive Bloodborne, with a bushel of new screenshots and artwork to sink your teeth into.

Nier