Dotemu is known for bringing back classic videogames and given them a modern makeover. They have worked on the likes Wonder Boy and the Dragon’s Trap and Streets of Rage 4. The next game to get the Dotemu magic is Ys Origin. This classic RPG is coming to Nintendo Switch sometime this year. Limited Run Games will be handling physical copies of the game (as well as a collector’s edition) but it will also be available digitally on the Nintendo eShop.
You can find out more about Ys in the official announcement below as well as a trailer for the game.
Cult Classic Demon-Slaying RPG Ys Origin Reaching Nintendo Switch in 2020, Physical Releases and Collector’s Edition Detailed
Enjoy the Engrossing First Chapter of this Classic RPG Series on the GoPARIS (July 7, 2020) – Publisher Dotemu today announced Ys Origin, the action RPG saga’s inaugural quest in which humanity flees a demon horde’s relentless pursuit, will reach the Nintendo Switch later this year. Fans in North America can choose between one of two physical versions from Limited Run Games as part of a global distribution for Ys Origin’s physical Nintendo Switch release, or experience the modernized classic through the eShop.Ys Origin will introduce Switch owners to the series’ exciting blend of combo-focused, arcade-paced combat, platforming, and challenging puzzles. Get a glimpse at the many trials standing between players and the world’s salvation by viewing Ys Origin’s gameplay in action here:Fans who opt for Limited Run Games’ releases can choose between a standard version and a special collector’s edition which 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. Demon slayers can keep tabs on both versions and their eventual release by following Limited Run Games: https://twitter.com/
LimitedRunGamesYs Origin joins aspiring knight Yunica Tovah and mage Hugo Fact, two fighters desperately searching for the Goddesses that have abandoned them. Together the duo must best the demonic forces lurking within an enormous tower before the beasts reach humanity’s sanctuary in the clouds. With tons of powerful loot to earn, distinct scenarios and playstyles between each character as well as secrets to unveil, Ys Origin is a deep, compelling RPG experience.
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This post was written by Mike Scorpio