Nihon Falcom announced that Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana will be released in summer 2016, also disclosing the platforms, PS4 and PS Vita.
The game is set on Siren’s island, where a new adventure for protagonist Adol Christin will take place. A large number of new features will be implemented, also expanding on the features of Ys: Memories of Celceta, including a village defense minigame.
The action will also become quicker and more thrilling thanks to the ability to freely dash and jump and a variety of attack skills.
An official website has been opened, and the first screenshots have been released. You can find them in the gallery below.