KRAFTON, Inc. and SQUARE ENIX announce that the popular characters from the NieR series are making their way to NEW STATE MOBILE as part of the latest update to the mobile battle royale game. From April 29th to May 19th, players can experience the essence of the NieR series in NEW STATE MOBILE, with a themed reward event and a collection of new in-game items.

NieR:Automata tells the story of the androids 2B, 9S and A2 and their struggle to reclaim a machine-controlled dystopia overrun by powerful weapons known as machine life-forms. Since the game's initial release in 2017, more than 6 million copies of NieR:Automata have shipped or downloaded worldwide, and the game has been acclaimed by critics around the world for its deep, compelling story and fantastic mix of action-packed and fast-paced combat.

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“Bringing the well-acted and immersive post-apocalyptic worlds of the NieR series to NEW STATE MOBILE immediately felt like an organic way to engage fans of all games,” said Minkyu Park, Executive Producer of NEW STATE MOBILE. “Many of us here at KRAFTON and PUBG Studios are huge fans of the NieR series, and when we were presented with the opportunity to work together, we were immediately excited. We hope fans of both series enjoy the unique experiences this partnership offers!”

"I never thought I would see characters from the NieR series cosplayed in the world of NEW STATE MOBILE," said NieR:Automata Producer Yosuke Saito. "I'm very excited that this collaboration is coming together and connecting the worlds of NieR:Automata and NEW STATE MOBILE."

The following is an overview of the content of the collaboration between NEW STATE MOBILE and the NieR series:

  • NieR Series Character Skins: The collaboration includes skins of the NieR:Automata characters 2B and 9S, as well as the protagonist and Kaine from NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139…. These can be obtained and tried on by players. Additional items such as an emote, armor, weapon and vehicle skins, and more will also be available. All items can be obtained from NieR Series Crates until May 19th.
  • NieR Series In-Game Event: There will be an in-game reward event throughout the collaboration. Players who complete the themed missions will receive a NieR Series profile icon, profile border, and border effect that they can use to customize their profile.

NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139… is a modern retelling of NieR Replicant, a third-person action-RPG originally released in Japan in 2010, and is the highly anticipated prequel to NieR:Automata™, the post-apocalyptic action-RPG, which has sold/downloaded over 6 million copies worldwide. Players are invited to experience a dark, apocalyptic world as they join a brother's captivating quest to cure his sister from a deadly disease - a quest that will in turn make them question everything.

Developed in collaboration with Toylogic, NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139… brings together an all-star team including acclaimed director YOKO TARO (Drakengard / NieR:Automata), composer Keiichi Okabe (TEKKEN / Drakengard / NieR:Automata) and producer Yosuke Saito (DRAGON QUEST X / NieR:Automata). NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139… was released on April 23, 2021 for the PlayStation®4, the Xbox One family including Xbox One X, and PC (Steam).

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