Ys VIII details Hummel and Ricotta

PS Vita version out July 21 in Japan, PS4 version in 2017.

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana

Falcom has officially announced that Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana will launch for PS Vita in Japan on July 21 and for PlayStation 4 in 2017 following magazine leaks on Tuesday, and released new information and screenshots introducing latest characters Hummel and Ricotta.

Get the information below.

■ Main Cast

  • Adol (voiced by Yuki Kaji)
  • Laxia (voiced by Natsumi Takamori)
  • Sahad (voiced by Hidenobu Kiuchi)
  • Dana (voiced by Saori Onishi)
  • Hummel (voiced by KENN)
  • Ricotta (voiced by Nozomi Yamamoto)

■ Characters

Hummel (24 years old)

“I’ll carry anything. For example, even if it’s a dead body or banned goods, I’ll do it.”

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana

A “courier” of many mysteries hiding alone on The Isle of Seiren. He has extreme pride in his work, and finds it inexcusable to not handle a request flawlessly once contracted. He’s also fussy when it comes to cleanliness. He seems to have washed up with some goods for a job, but he stubbornly refuses say what they are or discuss the details of the request. He possess a state of the art, miniaturized cannon known as a “gun.”

Ricotta (12 years old)

  • Weapon: Whipmace
  • Attack Attribute: Strike

“Crumbling buildings, giant trees. Adol, you have a lot of favorite things!”

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana

A young girl who was living on The Isle of Seiren before Adol and company washed ashore. She’s innocent and not easily worn out, and she knows the island’s geography and traits of the Ancients very well. She seems to have learned knowledge and languages from the variety of books that washed ashore on the island, but the contents of said books are considerably one-sided, so she’ll sometimes say strange things. She is waiting by herself for her father, who went out to explore the island, but…

View the screenshots at the gallery.

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