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Ys: The Vanished Omens (DOS)

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Trivia

Name changes

Ancient Land of Ys was ported to many different computers and consoles, but the PC port was the only one to change the names of some of the game characters.

NES translation patch

On March 30th, 2000, fan translator David Mullen released a complete Japanese-to-English patch for the Nintendo version. You can download it here.

Information also contributed by j. jones

Contributed by Trixter (8739) on Aug 23, 1999. [revised by : Alaka (30428)]. -- edit trivia