"You know...when I was young I hated my eyes, and now that I'm older I don't like what my body has become."
Approaching the work of Taro Yoko is always an experience that will leave no one indifferent. His universe is brilliant, reflective, philosophical and tragic.
I must confess that I am one of the percentage of players who discovered it directly in Nier Automata, so, for me, living Nier Replicant has been 100% a new adventure. After that, I realized that the order in which you play them does not matter too much and it's even fun to play Automata first, as I've scoured the world looking for continuous references to the sequel.
Have I found them? You will have to find out for yourself.