New skins in the style of the NieR series come with new update
04/26/2022 - KRAFTON and SQUARE ENIX today announced that popular characters from the NieR series are on their way to NEW STATE MOBILE as part of the latest update to the mobile battle royale game. From April 29 to May 19, players can experience the essence of the NieR series with a themed reward event and a collection of new in-game items.
The following is an overview of the contents of the collaboration of NEW STATE MOBILE with the NieR series:
- Skins of the characters of the NieR series: The collaboration includes skins of the NieR:Automata characters 2B and 9S, as well as the protagonist and Kaine of NieR Replicant ver.1..22474487139.... These can be obtained and tried on by players. Additional items such as an emote, armor, weapon and vehicle skins and more will also be available. All items can be grabbed from NieR series crates until May 19.
- NieR series in-game event: Throughout the collaboration, there will be an in-game reward event. Players who complete the themed missions will receivea NieR series profile icon, profile frame and frame effect to customize their profile.
"Uniting the well-executed and immersive post-apocalyptic worlds of the NieR series with NEW STATE MOBILE immediately felt like an organic way to engage fans of all games," said Minkyu Park, executive producer of NEW STATE MOBILE. "Many of us here at KRAFTON and PUBG Studios are big fans of the NieR series, so when the opportunity to collaborate presented itself, we were immediately excited. We hope fans of both series enjoy the unique experiences this partnership offers!"
"I never thought I would see cosplay of characters from the NieR series in the world of NEW STATE MOBILE," said NieR:Automata producer Yosuke Saito. "I am very excited to see this collaboration come to fruition and connect the worlds of NieR:Automata and NEW STATE MOBILE."
NieR:Automata tells the story of androids 2B, 9S and A2 and their struggle to reclaim a machine-controlled dystopia overrun by powerful weapons called machine lifeforms. Since the game`s initial release in 2017, more than 6 million copies of NieR:Automata have shipped or been downloaded worldwide, and the game has been praised by critics around the world for its deep, compelling story and fantastic blend of action-packed and fast-paced combat.
NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139... is a modern retelling of NieR Replicant, a third-person action RPG originally released in Japan in 2010, and is the highly anticipated prequel to NieR:Automata™, the post-apocalyptic action RPG that has sold/downloaded over 6 million copies worldwide. Players are invited to experience a dark, apocalyptic world as they join a brother`s riveting quest to cure his sister of a deadly disease - a quest that in turn leaves them questioning everything. NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139...was developed in collaboration with Toylogic and brings together an all-star team including acclaimed director YOKO TARO (Drakengard / NieR:Automata), composer Keiichi Okabe (TEKKEN / Drakengard / NieR:Automata) and producer Yosuke Saito (DRAGON QUEST X / NieR:Automata). NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139... was released on April 23, 2021 for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One family, including Xbox One X, and PC..
Source: Press release