Nier Automata is a source of huge excitement for gamers. Prior to its launch, new artwork and characters have been revealed. The launch is taking place after almost another month.
Nier Automata publisher Square Enix is now stepping up promotional and marketing initiatives. The company has now showcased some creative artwork for different characters. Chief protagonist YoRHa No. 2 Model B (2B) is also being shown here.
Other Nier Automata characters like YoRHa Model A No. 2 (A2) and YoRHa No. 9 Model S (9S) are also shown. Segment Next reports that detailed character profiles have been built by Square Enix. The artwork on offer is also quite creative and should lure gamers.
The Main Protagonist
YoRHa No. 2 Type B is the battle android used by YoRHa as a member of the coveted automated infantry squad. The character is described as a “blade..with a quiet volition”. She also gets a sword for combat.
She can also attack with the “Pod” support system from range. YoRHa members do away with their names and use only codes. They are forbidden from showing emotions as per regulations. Every model has a distinct personality and 2B is calm and cool.
YoRHa No.9 Type S is a kind soul with good attacking abilities. This android is more used for information collection through hacking. He is also deployed for major research based missions.
This character is a much kinder and has diverse emotional expressions as can be seen. YoRHa Type A No. 2 is a character specializing in attacks from close range. She is a prototype android model that is not used any longer.
More on this character
She is described as a “vortex..of the past and hatred”. The character does not have a lot to say and is known for working independently. She also underwent an operation as a trial while developing the official models like 9S and 2B.
The action role playing game will be launching on the 23rd of February, 2017. The launch will be for PlayStation 4 and PC. Dual Shockers also confirms the release date.