NieR: Automata Novelizations Being Released Outside Japan



Viz Media has announced the localization of the two NieR: Automata novels. NieR: Automata – Long Story Short will be released first in October 2018. It will be followed by NieR: Automata – Short Story Long in 2019.


These two novels were released in Japan in 2017. NieR: Automata – Long Story Short is a novelization of the game. It was written by Jun Eishima, who also wrote Final Fantasy XIII: Episode Zero – Promise. NieR: Automata – Short Story Long is a collection of short stories from Yoko Taro and Jun Eishima.


NieR: Automata is available for the PlayStation 4 and PC.

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