The ultimate secret in Nier: Automata has been found, permitting you to skip straight to the ultimate moments of the sport.
The code is just ready for use after defeating the prologue boss, Marx. After speaking to 9S, you’ll want to position 2B between two units of barrels within the empty boss room. Whereas holding down R2 on the controller, you’ll must press up, down, up, proper, left, sq., circle, triangle, and cross — in that order. You’ll must maintain 2B between the 2 barrels, however you possibly can pause the sport and use the cheat code that will help you accomplish that.
After doing that, the sport will skip to the post-credits scene, in addition to unlock the chapter choose characteristic and a few debugging options. Unlocking these options usually require you to clear the multitude of Nier endings, so it is a good time saver if you wish to simply replay sure bits of the sport. Nonetheless, it’s not really useful when you haven’t performed the sport but.
The code was discovered by modder Lance McDonald, who found the code whereas reverse engineering the sport. Whereas he often targeted on unlocking developer instruments within the sport, he discovered a string of code that was unfamiliar to him. As soon as deciphering all of it, he discovered this final secret. McDonald has found different secrets and techniques in additional video games, like P.T.
Nier: Automata’s director, Yoko Taro, acknowledged on Twitter the discovering of the ultimate Nier secret, utilizing a quite intense emote to indicate how he felt about how lengthy the key took to seek out.
One Twitter consumer additionally identified that this cheat code additionally seems in Bayonetta 2, one other sport by Platinum Video games.