The NieR anime, titled NieR: Automata Ver1.1a, has been on hiatus since March of 2023, with A-1 pictures claiming they had problems with Covid-19.
Thankfully, the anime was finally able to wrap up, and the last four episodes were all released at once this past week.
You can read more about the anime below:
The distant future, 5012.
The sudden aerial invasion of Earth by <Aliens> and their creations <Machine Lifeforms> led mankind to the brink of extinction. The surviving number of humans who took refuge on the moon to organize a counterattack using <android> soldiers to recapture Earth. However, the war reaches a stalemate as the <Machine Lifeforms> continue to multiply infinitely. In turn, humanity deploys a new unit of android soldiers as an ultimate weapon: YoRHa.
Newly dispatched to Earth 2B joins 9S, the analyst currently stationed there, where amid their mission, they encounter a myriad of mysterious phenomena…
This is the story of these lifeless <androids> and their endless fight for the sake of mankind.
Anime fans may also remember Uncle from Another World, another title that suffered from multiple delays also due to Covid-19.
NieR: Automata Ver1.1a is available to watch on Crunchyroll.