Square Enix started to accept the pre-orders for the download version NieR: Automata in the Japan PSN. The game release on February 23, 2017 in Japan on PlayStation 4 only and the digital version of the game going to costs 7800 Yen + tax.
If you book the game now you will get an extra, PlayStation skin for the pod and the same Grimoire Weiss as the package version.
It should be noted that the special package version the NieR Automata Black Box Edition will be available from November 4, 2016 at 13:00 in the Square Enix eShop in limited quantity.
This version going to includes the package version of the game, figure, soundtrack CD and an official art book all of these in one big special box.