During NIS America’s annual media event in San Francisco, that DualShockers attended the publication announced a launch window to the Nintendo Switch port of Nihon Falcom’s action-JRPG Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana.
The game will strike on the North American and European shelves for Nintendo’s console that summer, even if a more exact release date wasn’t shared.
The port will be determined by the version, and it’ll include content to your Switch. It’ll come pre-packaged with all the Deserted Pirate costumes, the Tropic Swimwear costumes, Laxia’s quite alluring “Eternian Scholar” costume as well as six other decorative DLC.
You may read a formal description directly below, should you ’ re unfamiliar with the name.
Concerning the game:
Ys returns with a brand new experience for the first time in 8 decades! Awakens shipwrecked and stranded on a island that was cursed. There, he and the other shipwrecked passengers he rescues kind a village to challenge fearsome beasts and mystical ruins on the island. Amidst this, Adol starts to dream of a mysterious blue‐haired maiden living in an unknown world. Combine Adol as he unravels the riddle of the cursed isle and also the blue‐haired maiden Dana at Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA!
- An Epic Story ‐ Follow Adol on his latest experience and uncover the mysteries of the cursed island.
- Party On! ‐ Change your playable character on‐the‐fly as you battle ferocious foes in lightning‐fast combat.
- Another Negative ‐ Unravel the mystery of the blue‐haired maiden Dana via her exceptional gameplay segments. ‐ Rescue your fellow shipwrecked passengers and attract them to your village where they will provide valuable services.
You can check out a brand new trailer and a few screenshots of this Switch version of the game. If you wish to browse more, you can even enjoy our overview of this PS4 variant, which recently received a patch alongside the PS Vita version completely overhauling the localization (the Switch version will include it from your get-go). A PC version is also forthcoming, however has recently been delayed to some yet unannounced date.