During Aniplex Online Fest 2022, it has been announced that NieR: Automata Ver1.1a, the title of the upcoming NieR: Automata anime adaptation, will begin airing in January 2023. Alongside the announcement, a new trailer was released that features interviews with both cast and staff:
Aniplex also released two new character videos for the show starring 2B (voiced by Yui Ishikawa) and 9S (voiced by Natsuki Hanae).
NieR:Automata Ver1.1a – Promotion File 001: 2B
NieR:Automata Ver1.1a – Promotion File 002: 9S
NieR:Automata Ver1.1a Staff and Cast
The presentation also revealed some of the other voice actors working on the NieR: Automata anime, namely Hiroki Yasumoto, who will voice Pod 042, and Kaoru Akiyama, the voice actor for Pod 153.
Many of the staff working on the project have also been revealed, including:
- Ryouji Masuyama – Director and writer
- Yoko Taro – Writer (also the director of the NieR: Automata game)
- Jun Nakai – Character designer and chief animation director
It was also announced that music studio MONACA will be handling composition.
The NieR: Automata anime adaptation is expected to begin airing in January 2023! If you’re as excited as the staff at RPGFan are about this new venture for the NieR franchise, make sure to keep an eye on RPGFan’s news feed for future updates on the series.
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Source: Anime News Network