Earlier today, Square Enix has announced the development of NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139. This was the original Japanese release that didn’t make it to the west. It was announced that Toylogic and Platinum Games will be collaborating with Square Enix on this project.
Toylogic has worked on games, such as The Evil Within, Super Smash Bros Brawl and Happy Wars. Square Enix also confirmed that there will a lot more added in this version of the game that wasn’t in the original Japanese release. In other words, you’ll plenty of changes. We can’t fully confirm on whether this is a remaster or a remake but Square Enix is calling it an “upgraded version of the original game”. You can check out the announcement trailer below.
There’s no release window for NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139 but it’s safe to say that it’s being developed with current gen consoles in mind. NieR Replicant is currently in Development for PS4, Xbox One and PC.