Ys Origin Coming to Nintendo Switch October 1, 2020

As a Ys fan, the last few years have been kind with the Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana and Ys: Memories of Celceta being available. And on October 1, 2020, we’ll get Ys Origins on Nintendo Switch.

Today, Dotdemu and Limited Run Games revealed a physical edition is coming to North America and in two variations. Fans can choose between the standard edition and the special collector’s edition that includes a poster, a physical copy of the game’s stirring soundtrack, an art book capturing scenes from Ys Origin’s surreal world, and a unique collector’s box.

Ys Origins is a prequel that is set 700 years before the events of Ys I & Ys II as the explores the backstory of not only Ys but the twin goddesses, the six priests, and the Black Pearl, a powerful artifact.


Bobby has been gaming since he was old enough to walk. Since then, the interest has only grown stronger, and here we are today. Follow Bobby on Twitter, and just go with it. @bpashalidis

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