Ys VIII for PS4 Japanese first-print copies include Ys VIII and Trails of Cold Steel III art books

Plus three new screenshots.

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana

First-print copies of the PlayStation 4 version of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana in Japan will include an “Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana Official Material Book” and “The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III Erebonian Empire 1206″ book, Falcom announced.

Here are the details about each:

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana Official Material Book

From previously unseen early design proposals of Adol, Dana, and other characters to detailed materials on the game’s “Isle of Seiren” setting, enemy character designs, and further materials from the PlayStation 4 version, the Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana Official Material Book is a full-color official materials book comprised of valuable development materials.

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III Erebonian Empire 1206

A book that contains a great number of previously unseen materials on the characters that hold the key to the story and the setting from the fall 2017-due latest entry in the Trails series, The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III. These materials will reveal classified information on Trails of Cold Steel III, which is set in the Erebonian Empire, Septian Calendar 1206.

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana is due out for PlayStation 4 in Japan on May 25. If you missed it, catch 18 minutes of direct-feed gameplay here.

View images of each first-print bonus book, as well as three new screenshots, at the gallery.

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