GameStart Asia 2017 is very excited to announce that the creators of NieR: Automata, YOKO TARO (Director) and Yosuke Saito (Producer), will be appearing on the Main Stage at GameStart 2017! This appearance is made possible by event partners Anime Festival Asia.

Nier: Automata is an action role-playing video game released this year, developed by PlatinumGames, and published by Square Enix for the PlayStation 4. Nier: Automata is a sequel to the 2010 video game Nier, which itself was a spin-off of the Drakengard series. Nier: Automata is another collaboration by series creator Yoko Taro and producer Yosuke Saito from the original game.

About GameStart Asia

GameStart Asia is Singapore’s largest gaming event and has gained reputation as a premier gaming convention in Southeast Asia since its debut in 2014. Organised by Eliphant Pte Ltd, the convention seeks to bring everything gaming-related to audiences in Asia. In addition to triple A games and exclusives, GameStart also supports the local gaming and pop culture communities, from cosplay to indie developers and artists. In 2017, the event has expanded into the B2B arena, organising the inaugural SEA Summit business conference, in partnership with the International Mobile Gaming Awards.

About Anime Festival Asia

Started in 2008 in Singapore by SOZO. With artiste concerts and many stage programmes, it is the largest Japanese Pop Culture Event in Southeast Asia. With its 2016 edition covering three countries, it saw a total of over 210,000 event attendees over the three countries (94,000 in Singapore, 62,000 in Indonesia, 55,000 in Thailand).

● Event Information
GameStart Asia 2017
15-14 October 2017
Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre

Official Website: