Square Enix announced on the official Japanese NieR Twitter that NieR Automata’s total shipments and digital sales have now topped 3 million worldwide.
In July of last year, Square Enix held a special livestream to commemorate the one million shipments globally milestone. Later, in March 2018, the company announced NieR:Automata shipped two million units worldwide.”
“Humanity has been driven from the Earth by mechanical beings from another world. In a final effort to take back the planet, the human resistance sends a force of android soldiers to destroy the invaders. Now, a war between machines and androids rages on… A war that could soon unveil a long-forgotten truth of the world.”
NieR Automata launched on PlayStation 4 in Japan on February 23rd, North America on March 7th and Europe on March 10th. The PC version dropped shortly later on March 17th.