NieR Music Concert & Talk Live Blu-ray

The blu-ray of the Music Concert & Talk Live that was held on April 16th was just released today and my copy just came in the mail tonight!!

Here’s a quick look:

Note: The actual menu on the Blu-ray does NOT have English. This was edited by me.

I have yet to watch the Blu-ray because I’m hoping to watch it with a friend later tonight… so…

But if you’d like to see some short clips from the concert, you can view them at the official page for the blu-ray release here! <3

If you’re interested in the official page for the Concert/Blu-ray, you can find it here!

NieR Music Concert & Talk Live Blu-ray

Producer Yosuke Saito just posted a nice picture of the Music Concert & Talk Live Blu-ray to be released on December 14, next week Wednesday!

Pre-orders can be made at the SQEX e-STORE (Japan only) at the link here. 5,184yen

The Blu-ray not only includes the music portion of the event but also the talk portion as well!

Song List

  1. Snow in Summer
  2. Hills of Radiant Winds
  3. Kaine
  4. Song of the Ancients / Devola
  5. Echo
  6. The Wretched Automatons
  7. New BG #1–> Possessed by that Accursed Disease * + **
  8. New BG #2 –> Weight of the World *
  9. Emil
  10. Shadowlord
  11. Ashes of Dreams
  12. Grandma
  13. Song of the Ancients / Fate

* The new track titles was revealed in the 1st Live Broadcast on October 26.

** This is my translation of the original Japanese Title.

Title: NieR Music Concert & Talk Live Blu-ray -Black of Destruction, White of Rebirth-
Product Number: SQEX-20032
Release Date: Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Price: 4,800yen +tax (5,184yen)
Vocals: Emi Evans / Nakagawa Nami / J’Nique Nicole
Piano: Hoashi Keigo (MONACA)
Guitar: Goto Takanari
Strings: Tsuchiya Reiko Quartet
Medium: 1 Blu-ray Disc
Official Site: Square Enix Music
Distributor: Square Enix

And the Music Concert will reprise their show (song list pending) at Tokaigi 2017, Saturday, February 11. More info on that here.

NieR Concert Blu-ray to be Released in December!

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…experience once more the party of that night…

The release date for the Music Concert Blu-ray has been announced for Wednesday, December 14. Pre-orders are now open at Amazon and at the Sony Music Shop here.

Song List

  1. Snow in Summer
  2. Hills of Radiant Winds
  3. Kaine
  4. Song of the Ancients / Devola
  5. Echo
  6. The Wretched Automatons
  7. New BG #1–> Possessed by that Accursed Disease * + **
  8. New BG #2 –> Weight of the World *
  9. Emil
  10. Shadowlord
  11. Ashes of Dreams
  12. Grandma
  13. Song of the Ancients / Fate

* The new track titles was revealed in the 1st Live Broadcast on October 26.

** This is my translation of the original Japanese Title.

Title: NieR Music Concert & Talk Live Blu-ray -Black of Destruction, White of Rebirth-
Product Number: SQEX-20032
Release Date: Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Price: 4,800yen +tax (5,184yen)
Vocals: Emi Evans / Nakagawa Nami / J’Nique Nicole
Piano: Hoashi Keigo (MONACA)
Guitar: Goto Takanari
Strings: Tsuchiya Reiko Quartet
Medium: 1 Blu-ray Disc
Official Site: Square Enix Music
Distributor: Square Enix

After Concert Interview

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This is an interview conducted after the Music Concert & Talk Live by multiple outlets, each one coming from the same material, but releasing slightly different versions. The following is a translation of the review by Game Watch.

  • It’s also interesting to note that, although there may only be one interview, multiple venues covering it may release differing results, quotes included.

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Updates from the Concert

Yesterday was the fantastic Music Concert & Talk Live event in Roppongi. It was a perfect mix of music, interesting stories, and many new revelations about .

My thoughts are rather scattered at the moment, but here’s a quick look at the show! I’ve just added a ton of the photos that I took, too! 😀

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NieR: Automata – New Information and First Reveal of Live Gameplay

As we approach the 6th anniversary of the original, at long last, the “NieR Music Concert & Talk Live” will be held this weekend on Saturday, April 16. Although music from the first will be the main focus of the concert, we will get the first chance to hear the new theme song as well as additional information about the game and its story. New information will be discussed during the “Talk Corner”.

Information regarding the new information with Producer Yosuke Saito, Director Yoko Taro, Composer Okabe Keiichi, Character Designer Yoshida Akihiko, Game Designer Taura Takahisa will be reported on Famitsu.com at a later date. This is the portion of the interview that relates strictly to the concert.

Please look forward to the May 5th, 2016 issue of Famitsu, on sale April 21, for an 8-page spread on: Automata detailing the additional information not included here.

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NieR:Automata Theme Song Vocalist Revealed

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There will be a new interview in the May 5, 2016 issue of Famitsu magazine (on sale April 21) detailing a ton more info regarding the up-coming music concert. A portion of this article has been published on their site online, which I will be translating soon.

They released the name of the non-Japanese vocalist in the new theme song as J’Nique Nicole or Nikki.

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How to view the concert online…

At first I wasn’t sure if those outside of Japan would be able to purchase Net Tickets to watch the Music Concert and Talk Live event online due to the specific payment methods, but after a closer look and a semi-confirmation from Producer Yosuke Saito, I have changed my opinion.

Therefore, I’ve made these following images to help guide you through how to prep for the event! Please feel free to post your questions or comments here if there’s anything unclear with these images! <3

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