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  1. A Modern Guide to Ys - Ys VI

    by , 12-29-2019 at 07:32 PM (Karifean's Blog of Visual Novels)

    YS VI: THE ARK OF NAPISHTIM

    Ys VI first came out in 2003 and marked a sort of revival for the series after an 8 year long hiatus following Ys V. It features an entirely new engine which was also used as the basis for the next two games on our list, as well as tying older games together lore-wise a lot.


    The game begins as Adol finds himself stranded on ...
  2. A Modern Guide to Ys - Ys II Chronicles

    by , 12-29-2019 at 11:35 AM (Karifean's Blog of Visual Novels)

    Ys II Chronicles

    As previously mentioned, Ys II resumes right where Ys I left us, with Adol being beamed up into the sky onto the floating island that is the old land of Ys. He wakes up outside of a small place called Lance Village without any of his equipment (how convenient) and without wasting any time gets roped into having to save the local doctor from a cave-in in a nearby monster-infested mine. At the same time the cave is intertwined with an old sanctuary ...

    Updated 12-29-2019 at 12:13 PM by Karifean

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  3. A Modern Guide to Ys - Ys I Chronicles

    by , 12-29-2019 at 11:34 AM (Karifean's Blog of Visual Novels)


    YS I CHRONICLES

    Ys I is a game that has seen numerous releases and rereleases across many different platforms. But the most accessible modern day version is the "Ys I & II Chronicles" release for the PC. It's up on Steam, it's up on GOG, and it's pretty cheap nowadays.

    The original Ys dates back to 1987, and the Chronicles version is less a full remake ...

    Updated 12-29-2019 at 12:14 PM by Karifean

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