NIS America has announced that the Steam PC version of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana will be released on January 30, 2018. The PC version will include all of the changes made in the localisation patch, which will be made available for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita versions on the same day as the PC release. Those who purchase the PC version before February 6, 2018, will also receive the following bonuses for free:
- Adol’s Adventure Essentials DLC, which includes Adol’s Silver Armor, Adol’s Adventurer Clothes, and Adol’s Survival Kit
- Digital mini art book
- Five-track digital soundtrack sampler
- Laxia’s "Eternian Scholar" costume
Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana is the latest title in Nihon Falcom's long-running action RPG series. Those looking to read more about the game can check out Harry Papadimitriou's review of the PlayStation 4 version as well as Mike Moehnke's review of the PlayStation Vita version, both of which are based on the original localisation.