Publisher NIS America and developer Falcom announce Ys IX: Monstrum Nox will launch on Nintendo Switch on July 6, 2021 in North America, July 9, 2021 in Europe, and July 16, 2021 in Oceania, and for PC via Steam on 6 July 2021.
The international version of Ys IX: Monstrum Nox first made its debut for Sony PlayStation 4 in February 2021, following its first release in September 2019 in Japan.
Here is an overview of the game, via NIS America:
The famous explorer Adol "the Red" Christin and his companion Dogi travel to Balduq, a city annexed by the Romun Empire, leaving only Adol imprisoned before entering. While in captivity, he meets a mysterious woman named Aprilis who transforms him into Monstrum, a creature with Gifts and the power to ward off monsters. Now, Adol must alliances with his Monstrum teammates to counter the terrifying threats that emerge from a dark dimension known as Grimwald Nox, as well as unravel the mysteries of the Monstrum curse. , and the truth behind the unrest inside Balduq.
Feared Protectors - Play as any of the 6 notorious Monstrums, each with its own unique Gifts that bestow skills like expanding absolute walls or uncovering hidden objects to protect the castle. street away from dark creatures.
The World Within the Walls - Explore the vast city, accept quests to aid the townspeople, and enter Grimwald Nox to defeat threats to Balduq.
Strength of the Night - Familiar mechanics like Flash Dodge and Flash Guard let you get past your enemies while new additions like Gifts and Boost Mode help to further increase your combat capabilities.
Trailer introduce Ys IX: Monstrum Nox: