It’s fair to say that Nier Automata is one of the best RPGs of the last generation, with its enthralling story, luscious environments, and enigmatic characters that make you want to understand what’s going on. The narrative is intricate, and it takes multiple playthroughs to truly understand what’s going on – it sounds like the perfect basis for anime, right? Luckily, it’s not just us that thinks that, as there‘s a Nier Automata anime on the way, and we took it upon ourselves to dive into all the relevant information that you need to know, including speculation on its release, story details, and who the voice actors are. Of course, until the anime releases, this isn’t set in stone.
If you want to stay up to date with the latest details about the game on Switch, you can check out our Nier Automata Switch release date guide. You can also check out our Nier Automata 2B guide, Nier Automata 9S guide, and Nier Automata A2 guide content to discover more about the legendary series.
Anyway, here’s everything you need to know about the Nier Automata anime.
When is the Nier Automata anime release date?
The Nier Automata anime is now streaming! Episode one came out on January 7 2023 and the series is back to airing weekly after a slight delay due to COVID-19. You can watch it on Crunchyroll in the US and UK.
What is the name of the Nier Automata anime?
The official name of the Nier Automata anime is Nier Automata Ver. 1.1a, as a nod to the slight changes in story between the game and the anime adaptation.
What is the Nier Automata anime format?
The Nier Automata anime series is a TV show, rather than a movie or limited series.
What is the Nier Automata anime story?
Details on what to expect from the anime adaptation are scarce, other than that it will differ slightly from the game story. It feels safe to assume that at least some of what you experience in Nier Automata’s journey will appear in the anime. We certainly expect to see plenty about the proxy battle between the human-made androids, and alien-crafted machines.
What company is behind the Nier Automata anime?
We know that Aniplex is behind the production of 2B’s TV debut. If you’re an anime fan, you might be familiar with Aniplex, as its work includes Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Saga, Fate/Grand Order, Persona 5: The Animation, Sword Art Online, The Promised Neverland, and more. Given its impressive portfolio, it feels safe to say that the Nier Automata anime is in good hands.
Who are the Nier Automata anime voice actors?
We don’t know much about the voice cast of the Nier Automata anime, but we do know that voice actors Yui Ishikawa and Natsuki Hanae will be returning to voice 2B and 9S respectively.
There you have it, everything you need to know about the Nier Automata anime. If you need something to play while you wait for its release, our best Switch RPGs list has some great suggestions, as does our best anime games guide.