New Ys VIII Trailer Showcases the Maiden Dana

NIS America put out a new Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana trailer today. It focuses on the titular character Dana, a “bluehaired maiden” whose mystery is the focus of the upcoming role-playing game. Fans won’t have to wait that much longer to find out all of her secrets as it releases September 12, 2017 in North America. European gamers will have to wait a few days as it releases in that territory on September 15.

Check out the new “Mystical Maiden Dana” trailer below:

Even more details on the character are revealed in the accompanying press release:


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 bluehaired 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.

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana is set to release September 12, 2017 in North America for PlayStation 4 and Vita. A European release follows on September 15.

(Source: All Games Delta)