Of the various characters within the video games of NieR and Drakengard creator Yoko Taro, one of the vital iconic is Emil, the younger boy with a narrative steeped in tragedy. A part of Emil’s uniqueness is his distinctive spherical head, bearing an unchanging rictus grin. It’s so distinctive that Yoko himself wears a model of it continuously to cover his face throughout public appearances. And now NieR followers in Japan are being tasked with discovering that very same head for an opportunity to win fabulous prizes as a part of the NieR Replicant “Discover Emil” contest [Thanks, Dengeki!].
To have a good time the discharge of NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139…, Sq. Enix kicked off the Discover Emil contest on Could 1, 2021. The corporate has hidden six secret key phrases. 5 might be discovered hidden in numerous web sites and social media accounts, and they are often positioned by decoding clues listed on a particular contest website. The sixth key phrase, nevertheless, is positioned in a bodily location—a big truck bearing a large car-sized reproduction of Emil’s head.
The truck additionally carries adverts for NieR Replicant and the key phrase on a billboard. Departing on Could 1, 2021, the “Discover Emil” truck will tour round numerous places in Japan based on a publicly posted schedule. For instance, the truck will tour Tokyo on its first time out and arrive in Yokohama on Sunday, Could 2, 2021.
Followers who collect all six key phrases for the Discover Emil contest can enter them right into a website and be entered right into a lottery draw. 10 winners might be chosen and obtain numerous prizes. The prizes embrace copies of the White Snow Version of NieR Replicant ver.1.22 and the Black Field Version of NieR: Automata. Additionally up for grabs are assortment of posters selling the NieR collection (together with the unique PS3 variations of Replicant and Gestalt), particular wristwatches primarily based on Kainé and Nier, and a 2B statue.
The NieR Replicant Discover Emil contest runs from Could 1, 2021 to June 6, 2021. The sport itself is in huge launch and obtainable on PS4, Xbox One, and PC.