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Twitter Account Serves Up Perfect, Bite-Sized Samples Of Video Game Music

Twitter Account Serves Up Perfect, Bite-Sized Samples Of Video Game Music

Video game music rules. Sometimes, it is legitimately great. Since the start of 2019, Twitter account 140 Seconds VGM has been breaking down game tunes into bite-sized chunks. Sometimes the songs are
Elon Musk Doesn't Learn, Posts Uncredited Artwork, Deletes Tweet

Elon Musk Doesn't Learn, Posts Uncredited Artwork, Deletes Tweet

We’re not even a year on from Tesla founder Elon Musk’s settlement in a case over using an aritst’s work without credit and we’re back here again, this time over some fan art of Nier Automata’s star
These are all the games we want to see from Square Enix at E3 2019

These are all the games we want to see from Square Enix at E3 2019

Square Enix will once again hold its own press conference for E3 2019. These are the games we want the company to show during the event, including the long-awaited Final Fantasy VII Remake. The post
Some Nier: Automata Fans Made An Awesome Cartoon

Some Nier: Automata Fans Made An Awesome Cartoon

A team of just six people is to thank for this Nier short, whose mix of game-related action and 1990s Liquid TV-ish style is very good. Read more...
Yoko Taro's 'Nier: Automata' comes to Xbox One on June 26

Yoko Taro's 'Nier: Automata' comes to Xbox One on June 26

Nier: Automata was one of the most surprising games of 2017. The Japanese RPG had a mind-bending story, conceived by Nier and Drakengard director Yoko Taro, and a snappy combat system refined by
Yoko Taro's 'Nier: Automata' comes to Xbox One on June 26

Yoko Taro's 'Nier: Automata' comes to Xbox One on June 26

Nier: Automata was one of the most surprising games of 2017. The Japanese RPG had a mind-bending story, conceived by Nier and Drakengard director Yoko Taro, and a snappy combat system refined by
‘Nier: Automata’ will make Xbox One players very sad June 26

‘Nier: Automata’ will make Xbox One players very sad June 26

Square Enix and PlatinumGames' masterpiece role-playing game Nier: Automata will come to Xbox later this month after previously only being available on PS4 and PC. Downloadable content will be
Nier Creator: Stop Complaining About Fan Art And Cosplay

Nier Creator: Stop Complaining About Fan Art And Cosplay

Yoko Taro wants folks to knock it off with the fan art and cosplay complaints, saying one of the reasons he doesn’t actively retweet fan art or cosplay is because he doesn’t want to broadcast them to
Nier: Automata’s creators explain why games probably won’t let you kill real people

Nier: Automata’s creators explain why games probably won’t let you kill real people

FEATURE: Creative collaborations are mercurial beasts. Unlike marriages or friendships, which can endure hard times and come out stronger on the other side, people trying to make great entertainment
My Favorite Moment In Nier: Automata Is A Musical Cue

My Favorite Moment In Nier: Automata Is A Musical Cue

Nier: Automata’s existential story about an endless war between androids and machines has a ton of great moments. My favorite moment of all doesn’t come from an epic sword duel on top of a tower or a
Nier: Automata's Director: 'I Might Be Broken In Some Way'

Nier: Automata's Director: 'I Might Be Broken In Some Way'

SAN FRANCISCO—Without his mask, Yoko Taro looks like anyone else at the Game Developers Conference. He has a thin grey beard and wears a black hoodie with short, flowing sleeves that wouldn’t seem out
The Melancholy Music Of Nier: Automata’s Apocalypse

The Melancholy Music Of Nier: Automata’s Apocalypse

The end of the world is here, and I never thought it’d sound so beautiful. Read more...
The Tragic Sidequests From Nier Automata’s Machine Village

The Tragic Sidequests From Nier Automata’s Machine Village

Nier Automata is cruel to its characters. Read more...
Square Enix CEO: We won’t put microtransactions in our console games

Square Enix CEO: We won’t put microtransactions in our console games

In contrast to its publishing peers, Square Enix doesn't believe microtransactions have a place in console games. CEO Yosuke Matsuda said players don't want the system in full-price games on
Look At These Nier Action Figures

Look At These Nier Action Figures

It’s taken a little longer than I was expecting, but Nier: Automata’s first proper action figures are finally on the way, and they look great. Read more...
Too Late Yoko Taro, They're Already Making A Nier Porno

Too Late Yoko Taro, They're Already Making A Nier Porno

Recently, Nier creator Yoko Taro said he wanted to make an adult film. This comes as Japanese porn maker TMA is already filming a Nier Automata inspired flick. Read more...
Nier Creator Yoko Taro Wants To Make An Adult Video

Nier Creator Yoko Taro Wants To Make An Adult Video

When giving a panel at SEA Summit in Singapore, Yoko Taro talked about his hopes and dreams, including the possibility of a Nier sequel, a Drakengard and a porno. Read more...
Autographed Nier Blu-Ray Sells Out Lightning-Fast At TGS

Autographed Nier Blu-Ray Sells Out Lightning-Fast At TGS

There’s a limited-edition Nier Blu-ray disc for sale here only at Tokyo Game Show, and it’s selling out in minutes every morning. The disc itself, a recording of a live concert of music from Nier and
In the wake of Scalebound’s cancellation, Platinum Games released its hit Nier: Automata in Japan.

In the wake of Scalebound’s cancellation, Platinum Games released its hit Nier: Automata in Japan.

In the wake of Scalebound’s cancellation, Platinum Games released its hit Nier: Automata in Japan. Hideki Kamiya tweeted,“It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that Platinum was rescued by Yoko
Nier: Automata audio engineer Masami Ueda has written a cool blog post detailing how he implemented

Nier: Automata audio engineer Masami Ueda has written a cool blog post detailing how he implemented

Nier: Automata audio engineer Masami Ueda has written a cool blog post detailing how he implemented composer Keiichi Okabe’s secondary hacking soundtrack. It’s easy to overlook how much work something