• NieR: Automata director, producer, and designer talk about the potential for a Switch port, offer hope

    5 monthes ago - By Go Nintendo

    Could we see NieR: Automata come to the Switch? I know I'd love to see that happen. The more places that game goes, the better! Could it actually happen though? Here's NieR: Automata director Yoko Taro, producer Yosuke Saito, and designer Takahisa Taura discussing the idea.
    Yoko Taro : Well, um, when are we getting the Switch version, Saito-san?
    Yosuke Saito : Well it's not all on me to decide because PlatinumGames do take painstaking time to develop for each console.
    Takahisa Taura : Well, I don't think it's a good idea to ask me about something as big as this.
    Yoko Taro : I want a Switch...
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  • Yoko Taro wants Nier: Automata on Switch too, but it's seemingly not in development right now

    Yoko Taro wants Nier: Automata on Switch too, but it's seemingly not in development right now

    5 monthes ago - By VG 247

    During a Square Enix presentation at E3, director Yoko Taro - tongue somewhat in cheek - begged producer Yosuke Saito for a Switch port of Nier: Automata.
    During Square Enix's E3 livestream , Yoko Taro popped up alongside producer Yosuke Saito and designer Takahisa Taura for a quick message. An Xbox One port of the popular game, which has sold an amazing three million copies in a year and change, was announced during E3, which they were initially focused on.
    At one point, though, Yoko Taro - knowing that it would send the Internet into a speculative flurry, no doubt - turned to Yosuke...
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