Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA, Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle & Tokyo Tattoo Girls Coming to the West

February 18, 2017Written by Zarmena Khan

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During its recent Twitch live stream, NIS America announced that Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANATouhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle and Tokyo Tattoo Girls are headed to the West. You can find information on each below.

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA (PS4, PS Vita – fall 2017)

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 an 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!

  • An Epic Tale – Follow Adol on his latest adventure and uncover the mysteries of the cursed island.
  • Party On! – Change your playable character on-the-fly as you battle ferocious foes in lighting-fast combat.
  • Another Side – Unravel the mystery of the blue-haired maiden Dana through her unique gameplay sections.
  • It Takes a Village! – Rescue your fellow shipwrecked passengers and bring them to your village where they will provide valuable services.

Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle (PS4, PS Vita – summer 2017)

Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle is a bullet-hell battle game that takes place in the Touhou universe. Take control of one of nine Touhou characters and eliminate your opponent using bullet-hell patterns, melee attacks, or spell cards! Featuring ear-tingling beats for each character, you might just find yourself dancing while you play!

Tokyo Tattoo Girls (PS Vita – TBC 2017)

After a calamity befalls Tokyo, some of the city’s survivors find themselves with powerful abilities bestowed on them by colorful tattoos. The city is cordoned off from the world, its inhabitants isolated. To create peace, the city has been divided into 23 wards, each controlled by a powerful group known as “Kumi.” Together, these Kumi form the “Union.” It’s rumored that escape from the devastated city is possible, but only for the person who manages to defeat all 23 Kumi…

Head over to NIS’ online store if you wish to make a purchase.