Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana for Nintendo Switch Gets Release Dates; Coming in June

Nihon Falcom fans don't have that much longer to wait for the developer's first game on the Switch, Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana, coming in June.

on March 21, 2018 1:18 PM

NIS America just announced the release dates for North America and Europe of the Nintendo Switch version of Nihon Falcom’s action-JRPG Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana.

To be more precise, the game will launch in North America on June 26th, while European gamers will have to wait three more days, as the release on the Old Continent will be on June 29th.

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana tellsĀ the tale of Adol, shipwrecked on a cursed island where he has to build a micro-society alongside with the other passengers that have been stranded with him. He also starts to dream about the life of a mysterious blue-haired maiden named Dana, starting to share her memories.

In the meanwhile, you can enjoy a trailer below. If you want to learn more, you can also readĀ our original review of the PS4 version.

If you can’t wait, the game is already available on PS4 and PS Vita, while a PC version has been delayed due to technical issues.

 /  Executive News Editor
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