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Ys X: Nordics

Following  its official reveal last week, Falcom’s president, Toshihiro Kondo, has decided to share some new details on Ys X: Nordics. This new information comes to us through an interview shared in the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu magazine.

Some of the highlights include confirming this game’s nature as a prequel, discussing some of the new mechanics, the considerations made for the Switch userbase and even a promise to release new footage for the game early next year.

Check out the full list of details below:

Falcom had previously announced that the next installment in the Ys series would be making its way to Switch, and we now have a few more details on the title. The game is officially titled Ys X: Nordics, and will be releasing on Switch in Japan in 2023.

Ys X: Nordics is releasing to celebrate the series’ 35th anniversary. It’s set to expand gameplay in new directions for the franchise, such as by offering expanded control of multiple characters through a new “Cross Action” system or introducing sailing and naval battles as a core feature.

For more information on Ys X: Nordics, check out the following overview and associated screenshots.

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