NIS America has announced that it will be releasing a PlayStation 5 version of Falcom’s Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana this Fall. The PS4 version will include all add-on content from the PlayStation Vita and PlayStation 4 versions. It’s currently unclear as to what upgrades the PS5 version will have or whether there will be a free upgrade or upgrade path for existing owners of the game on PS4.
Details via NIS America:
Embark on an exciting Ys adventure! When Adol awakens shipwrecked and stranded on a cursed island, he and the other shipwrecked passengers form a village to survive and seek a way off the isle. Amidst this, Adol begins to dream of a mysterious blue-haired maiden…
– Blazing Fast Action – Quickly switch between your party members during high-octane combat to utilize their unique abilities and fend off the fearsome beasts of Seiren.
– Day ‘n Night – Two souls, two sides of a coin! Your actions as the mysterious Dana may impact Adol’s world…
– A World of Exploration – Tons of side quests scattered throughout the isle keep you engaged for hours including fishing, trials, and more!
– A Legend Reborn – Based on the original PlayStation 4 release, this iteration of Ys VIII will include all previously released cosmetic downloadable content from the PlayStation 4 and PS Vita versions.