Ys VI: The Ark of Napishtim Hits PC On April 28th


Xseed have announced a release date for Ys VI: The Ark of Napishtim on PC. The game will be available via Steam, GOG, and the Humble Store on April 28th. It will cost $19.99 / €17.99 / £13.99, and will be discounted by 15% for its first week.


The PC release of Ark of Napishtim will feature a new translation, high-res graphics, USB controller support, and widescreen support. The PC version also includes the ability to warp among checkpoints, as well as an optional “Catastrophe Mode,” in which healing items can’t be purchased or stored and are used right away when you pick them up.


Screenshots for the game can be found below.


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