Nihon Falcom Announces Ys IX: Monstrum Nox
Nihon Falcom has announced the latest entry in the Ys action RPG series, Ys IX: Monstrum Nox. The game, whose announced was teased earlier this month, is being developed for PlayStation 4 and is planned for release in Japan in 2019.
Ys IX: Monstrum Nox takes place in Baldeux, which is northeast of Esterior, the setting for Ys I & II. The game is set in a large prison city, with its story focusing on people with supernatural abilities who known as “Monstrum”. The game will feature the series traditional gameplay elements, including fast-paced combat and large bosses, alongside new elements including supernatural actions to aid exploration. Some initial screenshots can be viewed below, with the game’s official teaser website now live.