Anime to rerun 1st 3 episodes starting on January 28
The official website for NieR:Automata Ver 1.1a, the television anime of Square Enix and Platinum Games‘ NieR:Automata action role-playing game, announced on Sunday that the anime’s episodes 4 and beyond have been delayed. The anime’s production committee cited the impact of the increase in COVID-19 infections on its production schedule.
The anime will instead air the first three episodes again starting on January 28. The anime’s website and Twitter account will announce the broadcast and streaming schedules of episodes 4 and beyond in the near future.
Square Enix describes the game’s story:
NieR:Automata tells the story of androids 2B, 9S and A2 and their battle to reclaim the machine-driven dystopia overrun by powerful machines.
Humanity has been driven from the Earth by mechanical beings from another world….