Nier: Automata is a trippy video game sequel that requires players to complete stories over and over to learn new secrets in the world of 2B. In the world of anime that has been adapted to countless video game franchises in the past, avid anime fans have discovered some secret codes that appear when the anime runs.
Unfortunately for game players, these codes don’t give an extra boost while popping in. Nier: Automataor rather, burying fans about more secrets revolving around a technologically advanced world that isn’t just about looks.
Nier: Anime Code
The code can be seen in the first episode of Nier: AutomataKotaku captures images that hint at the world of 2B and the secrets it contains.
A translation of the first code is shown below.
- Androids are creatures that repeat life and death.
- Will the chain of reincarnation bring salvation or will it bring destruction?
- How is it different from human intelligence?
If you’re unfamiliar with the story of the original Nier game franchise, here’s the official description of the current anime adaptation:
“Distant future, year 5012. A sudden invasion of Earth and its creation threatens the extinction of mankind. The number of surviving humans who have taken refuge on the moon organizes a counterattack using soldiers to retake Earth. However, the war… The ever-proliferating human race finds itself in a stalemate. Humanity deploys a new unit of android soldiers as their ultimate weapon. YoRHa. A myriad of mysterious phenomena… This is the story of their endless battle for humanity, who lost their lives.”
at present, Nier It has not yet been announced if there will be a sequel following the success of automatonbut with the anime adaptation and the spin-off games released since its arrival, we most likely haven’t seen the last of 2B.
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