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    The Snowball Effect of ‘NieR: Automata’s PC Port

    Yesterday we reported that the PC version of the critically acclaimed NieR: Automata was finally cracked by pirate groups. As legitimate owners started to ask Square Enix to remove the infamous Denuvo anti-temper, a side story developed around the FAR mod, a fix for many of the game’s problems on...
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    5 Games We Want To See Receive The ‘NieR’ Treatment

    Despite amassing a dedicated fanbase, NieR (2010) was considered a commercial failure. The game had many great ideas that set it apart from average blockbusters, but its many flaws doomed it to failure. One of 2015’s most interesting announcements was NieR: Automata, a full-fledged sequel to the cult classic....
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    ‘NieR: Automata’ Has Been Officially Cracked

    The critically acclaimed NieR: Automata, the unexpected sequel that won everyone’s hearts, has been cracked by pirate groups. After long discussions about Denuvo (the anti-temper measure used by many developers and publishers) and how it affects consumers, pirates have managed to render it useless in NieR: Automata. Over the...
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    Is the ‘NieR: Automata’ DLC Worth It?

    It’s important for developers and publishers not only to make sure their games sell enough but also that players remain interested for as long as possible. DLCs and free updates are a rather common way of doing that, although few others rely on more consumer-friendly events. Nintendo, for example,...
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    Developers Could Learn a Thing or Two from ‘NieR: Automata’

    2017 started with memorable moments in gaming. Guerrilla Games won the public with Horizon Zero Dawn, Nintendo reminded us why we love it so much with the Switch and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and Atlus delivered the long-awaited continuation to the popular Persona franchise with its...
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    New ‘NieR: Automata’ DLC Set to Release May 2

    Those who have finished or are still making their way through the weird NieR: Automata must’ve asked themselves at one point or another “what’s up with these apologetic machines?” Turns out the elevators they “guard” are part of DLC content. Titled “3C3C1D119440927,” this expansion-like DLC is set to release...
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    10 Most Memorable ‘NieR: Automata’ Songs

    Cute robots, sexualized androids, a weird story, and philosophical themes are easy ways to summarize the beloved NieR: Automata. First released on March 7 in the US, Yoko Taro’s latest creation had fans around the world, both old and new, hooked throughout its catastrophic plot, stylish combat sequences, and...
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    Anti-Denuvo Outcry Takes Over ‘NieR: Automata’ Discussions

    Slated for release on March 17 on Steam, potential NieR: Automata buyers take over the game’s discussions page with anti-Denuvo threads. A title that fans have been asking for since 2010’s Nier, NieR: Automata garnered very positive reviews for its PlayStation 4 version, which came out on March 7 in...
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    System Requirements of ‘NieR: Automata’ Might be Good News

    After months of silence, confusing statements, and the product page briefly disappearing from the Square Enix store, the PC version of the highly anticipated NieR: Automata received a release date. PC gamers will finally have the chance to experience the creation of Yoko Taro, a peculiar developer who finds the...