Punishing: Gray Raven is bringing back the NieR: Automata crossover event. Starting on December 22, 2022, the three major Androids will return to the game. However, like before, 2B, 9S, and A2 are referred to as “Constructs” within the Punishing: Gray Raven universe. There is also a refresher trailer to reintroduce them. The official site noted the rerun will last until January 18, 2023.
The Punishing: Gray Raven video begins by showing off 2B, before moving on to 9S and A2. 2B features the Virtuous Contract – Mod and is an Assault-type unit. She’s an S-class. Her Alternate Coating gives her Kaine’s outfit from NieR Replicant. 9S is an S-class Support type known for healing and has Cruel Oath – Mod. His alternate outfit is Nier as a child from NieR Replicant. Finally, A2 is a Tank S-Class character with the Type-40 Lance – Mod. Her Alternate Coating is based on the grown-up version of Nier.
Here’s the full NieR: Automata Punishing: Gray Raven rerun event trailer.
Punishing: Gray Raven is immediately available on Android and Apple iOS devices. The Punishing: Gray Raven and NieR: Automata event will begin on December 22, 2022. The official site noted that this will be a one-time rerun and will last until January 18, 2023.