North America on November 15, Europe on November 18, Australia on November 25
Kodoani.com – NIS America began streaming on Wednesday a story trailer for the action RPG Ys VIII: Tearful of DANA by Nihon Falcom and revealed that the game will launch on PlayStation 5 in North America on November 15, Europe on November 18 and Oceania on November 25.
NIS America describes the story:
Ys is back with a brand new adventure for the first time in 8 years! Adol awakens a shipwreck and is stranded on a cursed island. There, the guy and the other shipwrecked passengers he saved form a village to challenge the terrifying beasts and mysterious ruins on the isolated island. In the midst of this, Adol begins to dream of a mysterious blue-haired girl living in an unknown world. Join Adol as he unravels the puzzle of the cursed island and blue-haired Dana in Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana!
Nihon Falcom released the game for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita in Japan in May 2017, and NIS America released the game for PS4 and PS Vita in North America and Europe in September 2017. NIS America released it. PC game in April 2018 after a delay from the previous January 2018 release date. The company then released the Nintendo Switch version of the game in North America and Europe in June 2018. The game has sold over 500,000 copies worldwide as of October 2018.
Linekong Entertainment Technology Co., Ltd. based in Beijing will release the game as an app for iOS and Android smartphones worldwide.