PS4, Vita Game Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana Coming West

Plus a Steam release.

12 Comments

GameSpot may get a commission from retail offers.

Action-RPG Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana is coming to PS4, PS Vita, and Steam in Fall 2017, publisher NIS America revealed.

The latest in the Ys series was released for Vita in Japan in July 2016 and is set to come to PS4 there in May. Ys VIII is getting both physical and digital releases in the West with both English and Japanese audio as well as French text options.

NISA also announced several other new games:

  • Tokyo Tattoo Girls (Vita, Steam) -- TBD 2017
  • RPG Maker Fes (3DS) -- Summer 2017
  • Culdcept Revolt (3DS) -- Summer 2017
  • Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle (PS4) -- Summer 2017

In addition to new announcements, other NISA games got release dates. Disgaea 5 is coming to Nintendo Switch on May 23. Coming to the West for the first time are Cladun Returns: This Is Sengoku (PS Vita and Steam on June 6 in NA and June 9 in the EU) and Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony (PS Vita and PS4 on September 26 in NA and September 29 in the EU). Two other games are getting Steam releases: Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy on March 27 and Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness on April 25.

Got a news tip or want to contact us directly? Email news@gamespot.com

Join the conversation
There are 12 comments about this story
12 Comments  RefreshSorted By 
GameSpot has a zero tolerance policy when it comes to toxic conduct in comments. Any abusive, racist, sexist, threatening, bullying, vulgar, and otherwise objectionable behavior will result in moderation and/or account termination. Please keep your discussion civil.

Avatar image for whitewarriar75
whitewarriar75

Ign has a ps vita video. Looks crazy. Any1 else see the clip because the characters run around really fast. Kinda like a chicken running around with its head chopped off.

Avatar image for jenovaschilld
jenovaschilld

Cmon Xbox, grab some of these JRPG's, not another FPS and/or Bro game.

Avatar image for zura_janai
zura_janai

i've always liked ys series, hopefully it comes to pc later

Avatar image for sakaixx
sakaiXx

@zura_janai: other than ys seven, all are on pc I think.

Avatar image for pseudopsiakite
PseudopsiaKite

@zura_janai: http://store.steampowered.com/app/579180

Avatar image for zura_janai
zura_janai

@pseudopsiakite: yay! good news thanks :)

Avatar image for tommyd79
tommyd79

@zura_janai: Steam still is considered PC, correct?

Avatar image for dcoutten
dcoutten

RPG Maker Fes looks interesting and perfect for the 3ds. Supposedly people can play other peoples created games without purchasing the game itself.

Avatar image for sladakrobot
sladakrobot

For a change i'd like Y's VIII not to start with "our main hero Adol lost his memory,he doesnt know how he stranded in this world"

Aaaaaarrgggghhhhhh lol

Avatar image for funsohng
funsohng

@sladakrobot: He doesn't. He even makes reference to some events in Celceta, if you choose the right dialogue choices.