About midway by way of Might, Platinum Video games revealed that NieR: Automata, now previous its second birthday, has surpassed four million gross sales. That’s an enormous deal for a recreation like this after all, which was a shock hit virtually in a single day when it was launched. Earlier in the present day, Platinum Video games up to date its web site weblog with a celebration of types, thanking the followers for his or her assist and extra sorts of heartwarming video game-y goodness.
The best factor concerning the weblog submit is that it contains a number of feedback from employees at Platinum Video games, individuals who labored on NieR: Automata we don’t usually hear from. Individuals included within the listing of feedback embody lighting, surroundings, and UI artists, programmers, designers, a personality modeler, and extra. A number of the artists even included new items of artwork with their feedback, such because the one pictured above from artist Tomoko Nishii.
All the feedback are nice, starting from individuals who barely touched the sport, to recreation designer Takahisa Taura. Taura’s remark particularly is kind of touching:
“To suppose that YOKO TARO, whom I used to be so shut with, is now the 4 Million Gross sales Man… It’s taken him so far-off from us. So I really feel happiness, but additionally loneliness, raging in my coronary heart. Sincerest congratulations to him, and nothing however utmost gratitude to the entire individuals who performed NieR:Automata. I actually, actually thanks.”
Talking of Taura, the weblog submit is accompanied by a video message from he and Platinum Video games’ Hideki Kamiya, who wants no introduction. Kamiya is absolutely solely there to be Kamiya (he wasn’t actually concerned with NieR: Automata), however the video is a hoot and value watching:
Within the temper to have fun NieR: Automata together with Platinum? You’ll be able to at all times take a look at one of many novels, that are printed in English by Viz. Or, you possibly can look ahead to Remaining Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers, which is able to characteristic a NieR crossover raid situation that director Yoko Taro was instantly concerned with.
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