The next installment into the long running Ys franchise has an official release date in the west. NIS America has announced today that Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana will hit PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and PC on September 12.
Considering September this year is looking relatively dry (in comparison to previous years) with primarily Destiny 2 and Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite being the headliners, Ys VIII could very well attract a grander audience. It will also feature dual audio (English and Japanese), along with English and French subtitles.
In addition, NIS America has released the opening cinematic for the upcoming RPG, hopefully getting you excited for its release in a few months: