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    Saturday March 17, 2018
  • "Ys: Memories of Celceta" is Coming to PC in the West

    XSEED Games reveals 2018 release for 2013 PS Vita game

    Originally released for PS Vita in 2013, Ys: Memories of Celceta will soon be coming to PC. XSEED Games annnounced plans to release a port this year, featuring improved visuals, unlocked framerates, fully-customizable controls, and more. Read on for details.

  • Tuesday March 6, 2018
  • "Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA" Now Set for April on PC

    Steam version was previously hit with an "indefinite" delay

    Back in January, NIS America announced that the PC version of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA was being delayed "indefinitely." It looks like that aspect of the delay is gone, at least, because NISA president and CEO Takuro Yamashita revealed updated plans in an interview with the Greg's RPG HeaveN YouTube Channel. Read on for more.

  • Saturday January 20, 2018
  • "Ys VIII" PC Release Delayed Indefinitely

    Localization patch is still on track for consoles

    It was just a week or so ago that NIS America announced a January 30 launch for the PC version of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA. While the console localization patch is still on track for that date, the PC version has been delayed once more. Read on for details. 

  • Thursday January 11, 2018
  • "Ys VIII" Dated for PC Alongside Localization Revisions

    Updated version arrives on January 30

    When NIS America received a bunch of negative feedback on the initial localization of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA, they took it to heart. Well, the time has come and fixes have been made, so read on for details. 

  • Sunday November 12, 2017
  • "Ys VIII" Localization Fix Involved Rewriting Almost 100% of the Script

    Substantial changes are due along with the PC version in early 2018

    NIS America recently started using its blog to update on the Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA localization fixes, which were previously pushed back to early 2018 due to the scope of the project. That scope is no joke, too, because it involved rewriting nearly 100% of the game's localized script. 

  • Friday November 3, 2017
  • "Ys VIII" Localization Fix Delayed Along with PC Release

    NIS America now plans to release the new version in early 2018

    Last month NIS America president and CEO Takuro Yamashita came out to apologize for a Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA localization that was deemed unsatisfactory. He promised an update for November in the form of a free patch, but players will need to wait a little longer for it. The fix has been pushed back to early 2018, which also means the definitive PC version will follow suit. 

  • Tuesday October 10, 2017
  • NIS America President Apologizes for "Ys VIII" Localization Quality

    Updates are planned for the end of November

    Many players weren't exactly happy with the localization of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA. The problem was large enough for NIS America president and CEO Takuro Yamashita to make a formal apology to customers, followed by a promise for a fix. The updated localization will be available on PS4 and PS Vita in a free patch that's due out by the end of November, and the Steam version will feature the updates in its initial release. Read on for more.

  • Monday September 11, 2017
  • "Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA" PC Release Hit with a Delay

    PS4 and PS Vita versions to launch on schedule on September 12

    While the PlayStation 4 and PS Vita versions are still on track to launch tomorrow, September 12 (September 15 in Europe), the PC version of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA has been delayed. NIS America originally planned to launch the RPG on PC at the same time, but efforts to improve gameplay quality have pushed those plans back a tad. Read on for more.

  • Tuesday August 29, 2017
  • "Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA" Trailer Highlights Exclusive Content

    Demo is now live in the west

    If you want to try out Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA today, you can go ahead and grab a PS4 demo from PSN. If you want to see what exclusive content is on the way to the PS4 and Steam versions, however, you'll need to dig into the trailer after the jump.

  • Wednesday August 16, 2017
  • "Ys VIII" Trailer Highlights Series Mainstay Adol Christin

    Series' fearless adventurer starts his new journey in the west this September

    Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA is coming to PS4, PS Vita, and PC in North America and Europe on September 12 and 15, respectively, and NIS America is back with another character trailer. This time it's series' protagonist Adol Christin, who's back for his "biggest and most daring adventure yet." Read on for more.

  • Thursday August 10, 2017
  • "Ys Seven" PC Port Launches on August 30

    RPG heads to Steam, GOG, and the Humble Store

    Following up on last month's announcement that the PC Port of Ys Seven would be coming to PC this summer, XSEED Games is back with an official launch date. Ys fans will be able to pick up this entry—which originally launched on PSP in Japan back in 2009, followed by a western release in 2010—on August 30. Read on for more.

  • Thursday July 27, 2017
  • "Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana" Trailer Says Hi to Mystical Maiden Dana

    Action-RPG launches in the west this September

    The latest trailer for Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA is all about the action-RPG's namesake. NIS America will be releasing the latest numbered entry on PS4, PS Vita, and PC in the west this September, and you can meet the mystical maiden Dana herself in the dubbed trailer after the jump.

  • Saturday July 15, 2017
  • XSEED to Bring "Ys Seven" to PC This Summer

    Steam release planned for 2009 RPG

    XSEED Games has a PC port in the works for Ys Seven, which originally launched on PSP in Japan in 2009 before making its way to the west in 2010. The Steam release was announced during XSEED's recent live stream, and it's due out this summer. Read on for more.