PS4/PS Vita Exclusive Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana’s New Screenshots Show Flashy Moves

on March 3, 2016 1:40 AM

Nihon Falcom just released a new batch of screenshots of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana, releasing this summer in Japan for PS4 and PS Vita.

The screenshots, that you can enjoy below, showcase special moves for Adol, Raksha, Shahad and Dana, and the Flash Guard and Flash Move features.

Flash guard requires to time your defense perfectly with the enemy attacks, and gives you a brief invulnerability, while turning all your attacks into critical damage. Flash move is activated when you dodge an attack with perfect timing, creating an after-image and slowing the motion of the enemies at the same time.

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