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Score Breakdown Based on 309 ratings
  1. 10 (96)
  2. 9 (93)
  3. 8 (51)
  4. 7 (27)
  5. 6 (13)
  6. 5 (5)
  7. 4 (8)
  8. 3 (5)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (9)

What Gamespot Users have to say about NieR: Automata

  • Rating:10

    Excellent story telling -very enganging game

    In my first try several months ago, I did not even go through the first part of the game, I could not reach the checkpoint to save the game.Given the high expectation about the game, I decided to give a try, reduce the d... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Great installment to the Nier games!

    This was my favorite game of 2017! It had an amazing story, awesome gameplay and characters that really hooked me in. The combat was smooth and a lot of fun. Building up the O.S for more strength was a good touch for thi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    One of the best games ever

    I didn't quite know what to expect from this but really blew my mind.The music, style, artwork, varied opponents and bosses, game modes - it was a very tense, surprising exciting and at times touching experience.Recommen... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Weird yet enjoyable plot is the highlight of this action game.

    I can enjoy a weird story told well and it doesn't get much stranger than Nier: Automata. Nier is a game all about machines and androids with human-like emotions. In a sense the narrative uses these synthetic characters... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    An eighth console generation masterpiece!

    This was one of the games I got for my birthday 2018 and got the fifth and best main ending in five months. In fact that afternoon I got endings C, D, and E all together. That was how hooked I was with it and then I did ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Finding Meaning in Emptiness

    If your life were revealed to be a lie, what would you find meaning in? If your purpose was created for only one function, then is there a way to grow beyond it, even if you're told it's impossible? Nier: Automata doesn... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    flawed

    i dont know if id bother. tried so hard to like an finish this game. as of now im deleting. i like the game play and story but the navigation and maps are just too frustrating. i have no idea where to go to progress the ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    A decent hack & slash experience

    If you like hack and slash action games like Devil May Cry or Bayonetta, you'll like Nier Automata plus a bit of bullet storm. The combat mainly involves attack and parry. There are skill and combo upgrades, which they i... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Square Enix and Platinum team up to make one of the best Action RPGs of 2017.

    Now I am not a huge fan of Square Enix and their practices (i'll get into that in a later review), but I will admit they do make some great games. Putting a massive emphasis on the word "some".NieR Automata released last... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Platinum Games at its best

    Nier Automata is just aweome. The gameplay is really really good. Square Enix owns the rights, but here it's a Platinum Games hit.Just like Bayonetta, the movements are so well done and action is really smooth. Add to th... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
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