NIER achievements


3.9 from 1361 votes

There are 41 NIER achievements worth 2,042 (1,000)

14,054 tracked gamers have this game, 906 have completed it (6.45%)

Achievement Details

Man of Means in NIER

Man of Means27 (10)

Accumulate 1,000,000 pieces of gold.

  • Unlocked by 1,954 tracked gamers (14% - TA Ratio = 2.68) 14,097  

Achievement Guide for Man of Means

144,678 (90,479)
Achievement won on 13 May 10
TA Score for this game: 2,042
Posted on 30 April 10 at 19:21, Edited on 21 June 11 at 16:23
This solution has 16 positive votes and 0 negative votes. Please log in to vote.
You must have 1 million gold in your inventory all at once, anything you've spent in the past does NOT count. Check to see how much money you will have after selling all your items, then grind the rest out. You can make money by harvesting (recommended), catching fish (royal fish for 4K each), completing quests, or doing junk heap runs. Since Harvesting is recommended, I will explain it here:

Buy 99 rice/wheat seeds and 99 bounty fertilizers from Seaport
Fertilize/plant rice/wheat in all 15 spots (next to your house in the Village)

Save game
Go to dashboard, advance the day by one (if clock is at 4/25 then go to 4/26)
Load game
Harvest, Sell, Harvest, Sell, Replant, Repeat
Rice is worth the most money but you will notice that the game only allows you to carry 99 of one item at once, and you can optimize your time/money output by planting 10 with rice and 5 with wheat, and only having to run to the item shop to sell twice per date change.

credit - Perfekt, x360a boards
Rastal's note:
There is another option which may or may not be faster, but is certainly quick cash. It involves selling white moonflowers (worth 5000 gold a piece x 15 garden slots, so 75k per harvest total) which you must cultivate anyway to get the Legendary Gardener achievement. Cultivating them is not easy, but in the solution below the procedure is described. If you're going for 100% completion, you'll have to grow them anyway, so this might be a better option than the wheat/rice. I don't think anyone has compared which gets you cash faster, but they're both good options none-the-less.

(white moonflower achievement)
NIERSecret AchievementThe Secret Achievement achievement in NIER worth 29 pointsContinue playing to unlock this secret achievement
There are 3 comments relating to this Solution | Please log in to comment on this solution.
There is 1 other Solution for this achievement
Do you have a question about this achievement? Please post it in the NIER Forum

Related Achievements and Trophies