Nihon Falcom has released bunch of new information of PlayStation 4 version of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana.
Originally released for PlayStation Vita, the developer details a new battle system that the PS4 version will have. You will be able to choose missions to challenge a special battles. These battles can be found after advanced main story and you’ll found a secret place full of monsters.
In these areas, you’ll need to get rid of the monster by destroying their nests. These nests will spawn monster over time and need to be taken out to decrease the amount of monsters in the area. You can also lightning a “Bonfires” around the map to weakening the monsters, but the monster will also try to destroying this.
After destroying all the nests or after a certain amount of time has passed, a boss will appear. You will win the challenge after the boss is defeated.
Furthermore, there is a similar mode in the PS Vita version called “Intercept Fight” where you will fight waves of enemies, just a bit different from PS 4 version.
You can check trailer below, and you can check more of details of the game here.