NieR Re[in]carnation Achieves Over 15 Million Downloads Worldwide

Nier Reincarnation

Square Enix has announced that NieR Re[in]carnation has achieved over 15 million downloads worldwide.

The Japanese Twitter account made the announcement, following last month’s announcement the game had achieved over 1 million downloads in the west. Six months prior the game had achieved over 5 million downloads in Japan- roughly a week after launch.

As previously reported, the game focuses on a small girl awakening in a world of towers and dungeons, with a small ghost like creature called Mama. To regain her memory, she must use what little she can remember to call upon heroes to fight terrible monsters within her memory.

You can find the abridged rundown (via Google Play) below.

– Story / It is a place called The Cage.
A girl awakens on a cold stone floor.
She finds herself in an infinitely vast place filled with buildings that touch the very sky.
Guided by a mysterious creature who calls herself Mama, she begins to explore her new surroundings.
To reclaim what she has lost—and atone for her sins—she sets off on a journey through this place of unknown creation.
…A place known as The Cage.

– Character Info
The Girl of Light
When the girl came to, she was collapsed on the stone floor of The Cage. Though she is kind and has a bright personality, she wears a collar and bandages for reasons unknown, and is plagued each night by horrible dreams.

A mysterious creature who calls herself Mama. She seems to know something about The Cage, and acts as a guide for the girl.

The Dark Monster
A strange being that wanders The Cage. It resembles a knight in armor, but also a speechless insect. Regardless, it seems to have some kind of goal…
Battles play out by issuing commands to your characters.

– Battle
Battles play out by issuing commands to your characters.
This game includes an auto mode that makes your characters attack enemies all on their own, making it easy for people who aren’t as skilled at video games to join in and play as well.

NieR Re[in]carnation is available on Android (via Google Play), and iOS (via the App Store).



Ryan was a former Niche Gamer contributor.

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