To update [Fri 20th Jan, 2023 06:25 GMT]: Following a reveal late last year, Falcom have now confirmed Ys Memoire: The Felghana Oath It will be released in Japan on April 27, 2023.
Below is a look at the box art which will feature the classic reversible cover art. Pre-orders in Japan will also come with an original music CD, containing tracks from the series between 2010 and 2020. You can view the full track list at Gematsu.
Original article [Thu 15th Dec, 2022 05:15 GMT]: We have some breaking news to share with fans of action RPGs. Today, at Falcom’s annual shareholder meeting, the company announced Ys X: Norse it would be coming to Nintendo Switch in Japan next year (thanks, Gematsu).
Ys X: Nordics will celebrate the 35th anniversary of the series. It takes place in the north sea Obelia Bay, made up of countless “big and small” islands, and stars the young adventurer Adol Christin as the game’s protagonist. Here are some additional PR:
After completing his adventures in the Old Kingdom of Ys, young adventurer Adol Christin encounters a maritime people known as “Normans” in this new land. Who are they? And who are the “Griegers”, immortal undead that attack humans…?
The battle system used until Ys IX: Monster Nox has been drastically revamped! The new “Cross Action” system allows the player to fight in two modes depending on the situation. In the fast-paced “Solo Mode”, the player controls a character with the help of auto attacks and support from his partner. In “Combo Mode”, the player can simultaneously control a series of actions so that both characters engage formidable enemies in round-trip combat.
Also, Ys X: Norse allows you to control a ship for the first time in the series. Explore vast oceans using sea maps as your guide and engage in sea battles against enemy ships in this new feature that adds to the “joy of adventure” the series is known for. Other new systems include the special ability “Mana Action”, which significantly expands the degree of freedom on fields and in dungeons.
Along with this announcement, Falcom also announced that it was working on an HD remaster of Ys: The Oath in Felghana. It will be officially titled. Ys Memoire: The Felghana Oath and launches on Switch next spring in Japan.
This definitive edition of the 2010 PSP title will come with voiceovers for the protagonist and in-game event scenes, remastered graphics and sound, the ability to switch between visuals (classic and refined), multiple sound settings, a high speed and start. friendly features.
The Ys series originally began in the late ’80s with the first game and has since received a number of follow-ups. The most recent entry in the Ys IX series: Monstrum Nox launched on Switch in July of last year. Check out our review: