Today, at a press event in San Francisco, NIS America announced they will be localizing the Falcom developed action RPG Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana. The game will release in North America and Europe on PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and PC (via Steam) in Fall 2017.
The title will be released physically and digitally on both PlayStation platforms. It will also have dual audio support (English and Japanese) and the option for French for the text.
The publisher details further:
About the game:
Ys returns with a brand new adventure for the first time in 8 years! Adol awakens shipwrecked and stranded on a cursed island. There, he and the other shipwrecked passengers he rescues form a village to challenge fearsome beasts and mysterious ruins on the isolated island. Amidst this, Adol begins to dream of a mysterious blue-haired maiden living in an unknown world. Join Adol as he unravels the riddle of the cursed isle and the blue-haired maiden Dana in Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana!
An Epic Tale – Follow Adol on his latest adventure and uncover the mysteries of the cursed island.
Party On! – Change your playable character on-the-fly as you battle ferocious foes in lighting-fast combat.
Another Side – Unravel the mystery of the blue-haired maiden Dana through her unique gameplay sections.
It Takes a Village! – Rescue your fellow shipwrecked passengers and bring them to your village where they will provide valuable services.
Recently, new PS4 gameplay was shown during a livestream event. New screenshots of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana are available below: