New game is set in archipelagic Obelia Bay inhabited by seafaring Normans
Game developer Nihon Falcom revealed Ys X: Nordics, the latest entry in its Ys role-playing game series, on Thursday. The game will launch for the PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and Switch in 2023.
The game takes place in an archipelago in Obelia Bay inhabited by the seafaring Normans. Protagonist Adol Christin becomes involved in their affairs, as he also encounters a new enemy called “Griegers,” the undying undead that are terrorizing humans.
The game will now allow for “Solo Mode” combat where players control one character with automatic support from another character, as well as “Combination Mode,” which allows players to control two characters simultaneously. The game will also feature a navigable ship that players can use to explore the seas and archipelago, as well as engage in…