NieR: Automata comes to PC on March 17

NieR: Automata's PC port will launch ten days after the console version.

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After long bouts of silence, Square Enix has finally announced NieR: Automata's PC release date: March 17, 2017.

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NieR: Automata will be exclusive to Steam and apparently won't launch on Microsoft's Windows Store platform, which isn't a surprise since the game won't come to Xbox One either. The incoming PC release will be a simultaneous global launch similar to Final Fantasy XV's cross-regional release.

If you're interested in pre-ordering Square Enix is pulling one of their signature goofy pre-order bonuses for the Steam launch: pre-orders will unlock an awesome Valve gear accessory for 2B that resemble's the face of Valve.

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This one is definitely on our radar, and we hope to stream it in the coming days for you guys!

NieR: Automata will launch on Steam for PC on March 17, 2017 and March 7, 2017 for PS4. Check below for a full list of PC spec requirements.



OS: Windows 7 /8.1 /10 64bit

Processor: Intel Core i3 2100 or AMD A8-6500

Memory: 4 GB RAM

Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 VRAM 2GB or AMD Radeon R9 270X VRAM 2GB

DirectX: Version 11

Storage: 50 GB available space


OS: Windows 8.1 /10 64bit

Processor: Intel Core i5 4670 or AMD A10-7850K

Memory: 8 GB RAM

Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 VRAM 4GB or AMD Radeon R9 380X VRAM 4GB

DirectX: Version 11

Storage: 50 GB available space

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