According to Famitsu, Square Enix has revealed NieR: Automata‘s promised demo, set to launch on December 22 via the PlayStation Store in Japan.
Titled “DEMO 120161128”, the vertical slice will focus primarily on the game’s battle gameplay systems. When Square Enix recently announced the Western release date for NieR: Automata during the 2016 PlayStation Experience, they mentioned a demo will be available in the coming weeks, suggesting that Western PlayStation Stores may get their hands on the demo the same week as Japan.
NieR: Automata is due to release for PlayStation 4 on February 23 in Japan, March 7 in North America, and March 10 in Europe. The game is also due to release for PC sometime in 2017.