NIER is a unique Action-RPG for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, which represents the next epic story from the renowned RPG masters at Square Enix. Developed by cavia Inc, NIER blends both innovative and traditional RPG gameplay mechanics with an intense, bloody combat system to create an action-packed single-player experience where players explore and discover a future lost to a shadowy past. NIER delivers on Square Enixs renowned pedigree for creating unique and twisting storylines coupled with deep character development a pedigree that has kept gamers around the world enraptured for decades. In NIER, nothing is as it seems as players are kept guessing from beginning to end by elaborate plotlines and cliff-hangers that reveal a complex reality hidden behind the illusion. Players will jump into the title role of the unyielding Nier as he begins his desperate quest to discover a cure for his daughter, Yonah, who is stricken with the deadly Black Scrawl disease. Armed with a powerful set of magical abilities as well as mighty swords and armor, Nier will do battle alongside a set of formidable allies against waves of dark enemies and giant bosses to discover the truth about the disease, his daughter and himself.