New Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana Trailer Focuses on the Maiden Dana

NIS America has shared a new trailer for Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana.

Featured above, the new trailer focuses on the games mysterious, mystical maiden, Dana. As you explore the world as protagonist Adol, you’ll slowly unravel the secrets behind her story.

Here’s a rundown on the game, via NIS America:

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 a unknown world.

Join Adol as he unravels the riddle of the cursed isle and the bluehaired maiden Dana in Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana.

Key Features

  • An Epic Tale – Follow Adol and his companions on his latest adventure to unlock the mysteries of the cursed island.
  • Another Side – Unravel the mystery of the blue-haired maiden Dana through her own, unique gameplay segments.
  • It Takes a Village – Rescue your fellow shipwrecked passengers and bring them to your village where they will provide valuable services.
  • Party On – Switch characters on the fly as you battle ferocious foes in lightning-fast combat.

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana is launching across PC, PlayStation 4, and PS Vita on September 12th in North America and September 15th in Europe.

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  1. Eldhin Hellknight
    Eldhin Hellknight
    July 28, 2017 at 11:36 am

    Please don’t screw this NISA

  2. Dewey Defeats Truman
    Dewey Defeats Truman
    July 28, 2017 at 1:13 pm

    It’s NISA, you may as well plead for them not to screw it up THAT badly since that’s the best you’re getting.

  3. Uncle Ocelot
    Uncle Ocelot
    July 28, 2017 at 2:56 pm

    Hopefully Falcom is watching over them like a hawk.

  4. BanBrado
    July 28, 2017 at 5:19 pm

    They will.

  5. mega jew
    mega jew
    July 29, 2017 at 8:33 am


  6. mew
    July 29, 2017 at 8:37 am

    Can’t be worse than what Aksys did anyway.

  7. Kakaku
    July 30, 2017 at 5:20 pm

    Now you got me curious. What did Aksys do?

  8. mew
    July 31, 2017 at 2:51 am

    Some people posted quite a few stuff, but apparently a lot of typos, untranslated stuff and memes.