Xbox Game Pass users will be able to download Square Enix’s critically acclaimed action RPG Nier Automata in April. It is a part of the subscription service.
Nier Automata was first released for PS4 and PC. It was later ported to the Xbox One with a Game of the Year edition that included all of the post-launch DLC released for it. This edition was titled as BECOME AS GODS Edition and it was exclusive to the Xbox One.
In addition to offering the base game, this edition included optional content like the post-launch DLC, costumes, and also offered 4K and HDR Support for Xbox One X.
Here is an overview of the game from the official Microsoft Xbox Store.
The NieR:Automata™ BECOME AS GODS Edition includes the action-packed 3C3C1D119440927 downloadable content* which features “Revealing Outfit” costume for 2B, “Young Man’s Outfit” costume for 9S and “Destroyer Outfit” costume for A2. After completing new sub-quests in this downloadable content, you can enjoy playing the game while wearing these costumes from NieR Replicant. Sub-quests take the form of three different battle challenges at three different colosseums. Special music video: NieR:Automata meets amazarashi “Deserving of Life,” from collaboration with rock band amazarashi, is also included as part of the scenario.
The NieR:Automata™ BECOME AS GODS Edition also includes the following content:
- Machine Mask Accessory
- Grimoire Weiss Pod
- Cardboard Pod Skin
- Retro Grey Pod Skin
- Retro Red Pod Skin
*To enjoy this content you will need to have progressed a certain way into the main story of the game. There are also some scenes during the progression of the main game scenario in which this content cannot be accessed.
You will be able to play Nier Automata BECOME AS GODS Edtion on April 2nd after it lands on Xbox Game Pass.