PlayStation 4

Ys IX 1.05 Update Adds Lunatic Difficulty, Improved Frame Rate, Adjustments, And More On November 29

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Ys IX: Monstrum Nox released a couple months ago for PS4 in Japan and it is getting a new update on November 29. The update adds a new “Lunatic” difficulty and various gameplay adjustments, improved frame rate and controls, and more.

Below are the patch notes for the Ver. 1.05 update from Falcom:

Additions & Adjustments

  • Added “Lunatic” difficulty
  • Adjusted the retry respawn point for the prisoner chapter’s dungeon
  • Added skip function for the Prisoner Chapter dungeon after first playthrough
  • Adjusted “Gust Shoes” to make its effect easier to understand- Extended the effect time of Shadow Dive, added more to HP absorption effect
  • Adjusted playable characters’ abilities
  • Expanded on the camera controls when looking up

Bug Fixes

  • Improved frame rate
  • Improved movement stability
  • Fixed a bug that caused the game to crash or freeze from certain situations
  • Fixed spelling and missing letters
  • Other fixes, etc.

Last month the game saw its update version 1.04 which improved loading times, movement stability, and more.

Ys IX: Monstrum Nox is available in Japan for PlayStation 4. Check our previous report for a look at the game’s TGS 2019 trailer.

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