Square Enix has announced a Nier:Automata novel that is set to be released in the fall of 2020. Additionally, the company revealed a Nier:Automata manga series that had been announced previously.
Six new English-language manga, novels, and art book line-up is scheduled for 2020, the company revealed at Anime NYC. The titles will be published by “the company’s new Square Enix Manga & Books imprints and include a brand new novel, Nier:Automata YoRHa Boys, along with a selection of manga, including The Apothecary Diaries, Ragna Crimson, The Great Jahy will not be Defeated!, Beauty and the Feast, and By the Grace of the Gods.”
Jun Eishima will author Nier:Automata YoRHa Boys and supervision will be conducted by Nier:Automata Director YOKO TARO. The story “takes place before the beginning of the award-winning post-apocalyptic action role-playing game and focuses on the story of YoRHa Experimental Unit M, a squadron composed of YoRHa male type models established for the purpose of collecting a full range of behavioral data.”
Moreover, previously announced titles received official release dates. Those titles include:
- A Man and His Cat, Volume 1 – February 11, 2020
- Hi Score Girl, Volume 1 – February 25, 2020
- Cherry Magic! Thirty Years of Virginity Can Make You a Wizard?! , Volume 1 – March 10, 2020
- Suppose a Kid from the Last Dungeon Boonies Moved to a Starter Town, Volume 1 – Mar 24, 2020
- My Dress-Up Darling, Volume 1 – April 14, 2020
- The Misfit of Demon King Academy: History’s Strongest Demon King Reincarnates and Goes to School with His Descendants, Volume 1 – April 28, 2020
- Wandering Witch: The Journey of Elaina, Volume 1 – May 12, 2020
- Soul Eater: The Perfect Edition, Volume 1 – May 26, 2020
- Final Fantasy XV: The Dawn of the Future (Novel) – June 23, 2020
- Marked for Failure! The World’s Strongest Sage Reincarnates for a Do-Over, Volume 1 – July 14, 2020
Fans who are interested in the Nier:Automata books and manga can find more information at the official Square Enix Manga & Books webpage.
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