How to get all 5 endings in Nier Replicant
NIER REPLICANT ENDINGS
Nier Replicant has a total of five endings. The game story occurs in two parts, Part One and Part Two. Only for ending A, a full playthrough is required. For all other endings, you are required to play under half of the full game, aside from Ending E which requires you to play through some of Part One of the story before changing to the new Ending E.
NIER REPLICANT ENDING AThis is the default ending. Here you just need to play through the game fully to reach Ending A. At the end save the game file that will be used to load the game for the next ending.
NIER REPLICANT ENDING B
Reload your ‘Ending A’ saved game file. The game restarts from the second half with some different cutscenes. You will see new cutscenes giving background on Kaine and Emil along with cutscenes of all bosses of Part Two. Save the game file at the end.
NIER REPLICANT ENDING C
Reload your ‘Ending B’ saved game file. The game restarts at the halfway point again. For the next three endings, you need all 33 weapons, so first collect all missing weapons.
Related: Nier Replicant weapons guide
Visit a save point at the top of Old Shrine and save the game, right before the final boss fight. Here shades have taken control of Kaine and your final boss fight is with Kaine. For ‘Ending C’ select to kill Kaine and free her from her burden.
NIER REPLICANT ENDING DReload your save file from the top of Old Shrine to start the game again before the boss fight. Since shades have taken control of Kaine and your final boss fight is with Kaine. For ‘Ending D’ select – Sacrifice your existence to make Kaine humain again. This will delete all your saved files and will show you Ending D. You will lose Nier’s all power, collectibles, weapons, maps, etc. All details of Niers’s existence will be erased.
NIER REPLICANT ENDING E
Now after Ending D, you need to start a new game as all your saves got erased.
Play through Part One of the game until you defeat the boss in the Aerie. After the boss fight, the story will diverge and now you will play the further part of the game as Kiane. Continue on a new path to reach Ending E.