Crunchyroll has announced that it will begin simulcasting the NieR:Automata Ver1.1a anime on January 7, 2023 at 9:30 a.m. PST. The simulcast will be available in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East and CIS.
NieR:Automata Ver1.1a is described as:
The distant future, 5012.
The sudden aerial invasion of Earth by Aliens and their creations Machine Lifeforms led mankind to the brink of extinction.
The surviving number of humans who took refuge on the moon to organize a counterattack using android soldiers to recapture Earth.
However, the war reaches a stalemate as the Machine Lifeforms continue to multiply infinitely.
In turn, humanity deploys a new unit of android soldiers as an ultimate weapon: YoRHa.
Newly dispatched to Earth 2B joins 9S, the analyst currently stationed there, where amid their mission, they encounter a myriad of mysterious phenomena.
This is the story of these lifeless androids and their endless fight for the sake of mankind.