PS4/PS Vita Exclusive Ys VIII Gets New Screenshots on Famitsu, Shows More New Characters

on June 8, 2016 5:20 PM

Today’s issue of Weekly Famitsu came with an article on the upcoming JRPG by Nihon Falcom Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana, releasing in Japan on July 21st for PS Vita and next year for PS4.

We get the introduction of quite a few new characters, including the mysterious Uura, who had previous dealings with Dana during a certain mission, Minos, Hydra and Nestor.

They possess great wisdom and power, but tend to look down on humans. Their purpose is mysterious, and will be unveiled during the game.

You can check all the screenshots out below.

 /  Executive News Editor
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