NieR Automata is an action RPG directed by Yoko Taro and developed by Platinum Games. It aims to retain the originality of Nier while presenting more appealing gameplay. It is set in the same universe as Nier, but features a separate story in which robots are sent to reclaim Earth from an alien invasion after humanity was exiled to the Moon.
As of now, there are three characters that will be featured as the events and story of the game progresses. They are listed below:
1. YoRHa No.2 Type B (2B)
2. YoRHa No.9 Type S (9S)
3. YoRHa Type A No.2 (A2)