Ys Archive

  • Ys: Memories of Celceta Launches Thanksgiving Week

    Ys: Memories of Celceta Launches Thanksgiving Week

    This holiday season, you will be thankful for owning a PlayStation Vita, if only for the chance to play Nihon Falcom’s action RPG Ys: Memories of Celceta. The Vita reimagining of Ys IV will land on store shelves (and PSN) on November 26th, arriving just […]

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  • Meet the Cast of Ys: Memories of Celceta

    Meet the Cast of Ys: Memories of Celceta

    Next up in XSEED’s PS Vita lineup now that Valhalla Knights 3 has shipped, is the silver anniversary release of Ys: Memories of Celceta, the beautiful remake of Ys IV scheduled to ship later this holiday season. With this being one of the rare Ys […]

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  • XSEED Commemorates Ys Silver Anniversary with Memories of Celceta Premium Edition

    XSEED Commemorates Ys Silver Anniversary with Memories of Celceta Premium Edition

    Ys: Memories of Celceta, a modern reimagining of Ys IV, is coming to North America this holiday season, exclusively on PlayStation Vita. In addition to being the first version of Ys IV to be released in the West, Memories of Celceta‘s launch will celebrate the […]

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  • XSEED Rocks 2013 with Rune Factory 3DS, Valhalla Knights Vita, a Double Dose of Ys and Suda51’s Next “Assassin” Game

    XSEED Rocks 2013 with Rune Factory 3DS, Valhalla Knights Vita, a Double Dose of Ys and Suda51’s Next “Assassin” Game

    XSEED Games sure is stacking up another strong year of Japanese-developed games localized for North American gamers to enjoy. Having already secured the publishing rights to finally bring Wii RPG Pandora’s Tower to the U.S., XSEED today announced five more games currently on tap for […]

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  • Ys Origin Steam Launch a Go This Week

    Ys Origin Steam Launch a Go This Week

    Translated into English for the first time ever, Ys Origin hits Steam this week on May 31st for $19.99, courtesy of XSEED Games. This prequel installment in Nihon Falcom’s legendary action RPG franchise, originally released in Japan in 2006, takes place 700 years before the […]

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  • Screenshot Saturday: LEGO Batman 2, Devil May Cry, and Sleeping Dogs in The Cave

    Screenshot Saturday: LEGO Batman 2, Devil May Cry, and Sleeping Dogs in The Cave

    Happy Memorial Day weekend, friends and readers of VGBlogger! I’m pooped after a long day of spring cleaning, which mainly consisted of about three hours of vacuuming in high humidity 90-degree heat, so I’m going to keep things short and sweet and let you proceed […]

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  • Screenshot Saturday: God of War: Ascension, Black Ops II & Dueling Mascot Racers Dishonored by an Unfinished Swan

    Screenshot Saturday: God of War: Ascension, Black Ops II & Dueling Mascot Racers Dishonored by an Unfinished Swan

    Multiplayer in God of War? I know, it still doesn’t sound quite right. But Sony Santa Monica has revealed its competitive ambitions for the next PlayStation 3 mythological adventure, and here you’ll find the first screenshots showing teams of Kratos wannabes fighting for the right […]

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  • Screenshot Saturday: Sorcery, Starhawk, Spider-Man, BF3 DLC & More

    Screenshot Saturday: Sorcery, Starhawk, Spider-Man, BF3 DLC & More

    Happy Saturday, folks. We’re back with another weekend screenshot round-up for your perusal! Some cool stuff to check out, too. We’ve got pics of Sony’s awesome-looking PlayStation Move title, Sorcery. Plus shots of other PS3 exclusives like Starhawk and the long-awaited Ratchet & Clank Collection […]

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  • XSEED Games Now Publishing Ys Series on Steam

    XSEED Games Now Publishing Ys Series on Steam

    Over in Japan, Nihon Falcom’s Ys action-RPG series has made a name for itself on PC, but here in the U.S. it’s achieved much of its success and exposure on portable gaming systems like the DS and PSP. Konami and Atlus have both pitched in […]

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  • Review: Ys I & II Chronicles

    Review: Ys I & II Chronicles

    The Ys series originated back in 1987 for the Japanese PC-8801 system, and has had a number of iterations through the years. The first two games actually form a complete story arc, and as a result they have been released together: in 2001 they came […]

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