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Nier Concept Art Gives the Impression of The Last of Us Going JRPG
Developer Platinum Games has shared a beautiful piece of concept art of Nier. The game was seen at E3 and is in development for PS4, while being directed by Yoko Taro.
Platinum games shared the concept art of Twitter, you can check out below:
— PlatinumGames Inc. (@platinumgames) September 2, 2015
It is an image of a young boy looking down on the ruins of a city. For some reason, the city reminds me of The Last of Us, that was developed by Naughty Dog for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3. i think it is due to colors and design of the city being similar to ND’s masterpiece.
As I mentioned, the game was announced at E3 and was a real surprise for many as the first game wasn’t considered a huge success. Little is known about the project, so we can’t say much but it sure looks great though, and it has a very star studded development team:
The game’s all-star development team consists of producer Yosuke Saito (DRAGON QUEST X/NieR), director YOKO TARO (Drakengard/NieR), character designer Akihiko Yoshida from CyDesignation, Inc. (FINAL FANTASY XIV / BRAVELY DEFAULT), game designer Takahisa Taura from PlatinumGames Inc. (Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance), and composer Keiichi Okabe from MONACA, Inc.
Nier still has no release date but we’ll keep you updated on that.
Anyways, what are your thoughts on Nier and its concept art? Share what you think in the comments.