Famitsu has posted the full version of its interview with NieR Replicant ver. 1.22474487139… director Yoko Taro and producer Yosuke Saito, which provides more details on the game’s new additions and name. It goes over what players can expect. [Thanks, Famitsu!]
Here are the highlights:
- Saito was the one who asked Yoko Taro to come up with a subtitle for this release of NieR Replicant, despite Yoko Taro only wanting to tout this as current-gen ports of the game. As for the name itself, the reason why he chose it was because the newly-added elements aren’t enough to make it a ver. 2, as well as another reason not spoiled by Famitsu.
- When asked whether or not the atmosphere of the original NieR will be present, Yoko Taro joked that actually it’s the same, as they left it the same as they didn’t have money. Instead, they have focused their efforts on the brand-new content.
- NieR Replicant ver. 1.22474487139… is being developed by Toylogic, and development of the action…