XSEED Games to Publish Titles on Steam, Starting with "Ys"

"Ys: The Oath in Felghana" and "Ys Origin" will be first two games

Those wanting some more love on PC are getting just that with publisher XSEED Games' announcement that it will begin publishing its titles via the Steam download service. The first two games announced are developer Nihon Falcom's Ys: The Oath in Felghana and Ys Origin.


Ys: The Oath in Felghana is headed for Steam on March 19, and will run you $14.99. More info on Ys Origin to come at a later date.


Ys: The Oath in Felghana


XSEED describes Oath, which came to PSP in 2010, as "an action RPG driven by fast-paced combat and paired with an intricate puzzle-filled world." The Steam release will stay true to the original 2005 Japanese PC release, with added achievement and cloud support. 


Ys Origin


Ys Origin is a prequel to the original Ys, and the Steam release marks the first time the 2006 PC title will be officially available in English. The story, via XSEED's release:


Set 700 years before the first title in the Ys series, the game’s story focuses on the twin Goddesses and the mysterious Black Pearl made famous in Ys I & II, and follows the adventures of several playable characters as they ascend the menacing Darm Tower.

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