Peter Triezenberg
New Ys VIII Trailer Highlights the "Mystical Maiden Dana"
You gotta have blue hair.
07.30.17 - 10:25 AM

NIS America has put out a new trailer for Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana that focuses on the titular maiden herself. The game's blue-haired deuteragonist will experience her own unique tale as part of Adol's latest adventure. You can check out the trailer below, as well as a new synopsis from NIS.

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 blue-haired 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.

Stay tuned for more details on Ys VIII. The game is set for release on PS4, Vita, and PC this September.