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Average Player Score Based on 63 ratings
7.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 63 ratings
  1. 10 (7)
  2. 9 (22)
  3. 8 (19)
  4. 7 (7)
  5. 6 (4)
  6. 5 (2)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (0)
  10. 1 (0)

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  • Review Score:3.5

    Great art and nice story, combat is a joke.

    I have never much cared for japanese roleplaying games, Besides Chrono Trigger and FF7, which are great. But after finishing FF7 I was in a mood to try some more jrpg, I saw Ys had just been released on the pc and deci... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful

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  • Review Score:3.5

    Great art and nice story, combat is a joke.

    I have never much cared for japanese roleplaying games, Besides Chrono Trigger and FF7, which are great. But after finishing FF7 I was in a mood to try some more jrpg, I saw Ys had just been released on the pc and deci... Read Full Review

    3 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Double your adventure with two amazing games!

    The story is one that is very simplistic. You are Adol Christin, an adventurer with red hair, who gets washed up to shore off on an island. You meet a fortune teller who tells you to collect 6 books of Ys and save the la... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Anyone with an interest in gaming history needs to play Ys.

    Ys I and II Chronicles is a history lesson from the 1980's worth discovering for the first time for those who have never played the games. The story of Adol Christin, the ancient land of Ys, its twin goddesses and the p... Read Full Review

    3 of 4 users found the following review helpful