Falcom has updated the official website for Ys IX: Monstrum Nox with new information and screenshots introducing cooperators and extra contents.
Get the details below.
The characters Adol meets through the story and quests will become his cooperators!
By engaging with the residents of Balduq through the main story and various quests, they will lend their power to Adol’s activities in the city as cooperators.
Working with residents is not only useful for exploring the city, but also for strengthening characters and obtaining special items.
Take on quests and assertively engage with the residents!
By getting to know Silhouette through a quest, she will cooperate with Adol as a “Handler.”
In addition to being able to purchase goods from stores you have previously visited via Silhouette, more purchasable goods will be added based on the number of stores you have visited.
Maxim: Black Market Trading
After meeting Maxim somewhere in Balduq, you will be able to trade on the black market.
By trading specific materials, you can obtain items not available in regular shops, including accessories that possess special abilities and rare goods related to certain quests and the story.
There may also be other characters that require you use the Monstrum characters’ supernatural abilities to meet.
■ Extra Contents
Collecting Blue Flower Petals
Blue flower petals said to “bring about happiness” are scattered around Balduq.
By collecting these flower petals and bringing them to a woman named Margaret in the city, you can obtain various items.
Furthermore, if you bring her a certain number of flower petals, a change will occur in Margaret’s narrative tone…
You will find graffiti written in various places in the city. By investigating this graffiti and reporting back to the folklorist Baran, you can receive various rewards.
In addition to examining the graffiti to obtain unexpected information, you may also come across special graffiti that can raise the Monstrum characters’ abilities…
Ys IX: Monstrum Nox is due out for PlayStation 4 on September 26 in Japan.
View the screenshots at the gallery.