Publisher: Square Enix
Genre: Action role-playing
Platform: PS3, PS Vita, XBox 360
Nier, a spinoff of Drakengard, is set a millennium after the final series entry and puts players in control of the titular hero in his valiant search for a cure for the Black Scrawl epidemic, which claimed his daughter. Teaming up with Grimoire Weiss, a magical talking book, and two other characters, Kainé and Emil, the games follows his quest for a remedy and his attempts to understand threatening creatures known as Shades.
LGBTQ references in this game:
- Clements, R. (May 11, 2010). Nier Review. Retrieved from http://www.ign.com/articles/2010/05/11/nier-review
- Drakengard (series). (n.d.). Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drakengard_(series)
- Nier (video game). (n.d.). Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nier_(video_game)