A preferred Nier: Automata retexture mod is lastly out. Modder GPUnity set out 4 years in the past to repair and exchange greater than 300 textures within the PC model of Nier: Automata, and now the ultimate model of the patch is out on NexusMods.
“NieR: Automata is one in every of my favorite video games,” GPUnity wrote on Steam. “Sadly, it suffers from some blurry textures that harm the presentation. My objective is to offer a pure restoration to the low-res textures, sustaining the meant look.”
As with many Nier: Automata mods, the feel pack requires the Repair Automata Decision (FAR) mod to inject the brand new textures into the sport. You too can use a program known as Particular Ok for the Home windows Retailer model. The above video exhibits off the adjustments, and so they’re fairly substantial. The complete model of the mod (which clocks in at over 1 GB) would possibly trigger extra slowdown on low-spec PCs, so GPUnity additionally included a “lite” model of the mod that ought to assist with that use case.
If you cannot get sufficient Nier, Nier: Replicant, the reboot/remaster of the unique title was launched again in April, and it garnered constructive evaluations from critics. In our Nier: Replicant evaluate, critic Michael Higham praised the sport’s impactful soundtrack and its memorable story.
“I am not going to lie, Nier Replicant made me ugly-cry on a number of events,” he wrote. “Kainé, Emil, and Weiss will win your coronary heart with their earnest and endearing personalities, making their tragic journey with you and super story moments hit onerous. Regardless of some important gameplay enhancements, the lengths you need to go to see the story right through will likely be a take a look at of your willpower. However for all its antiquated designs retained from the unique model, it is definitely worth the effort ultimately. Thus, Nier Replicant is important for anybody who has love for Automata, and it is a particular expertise by itself.”