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Apple IIgs version

Ys: The Vanished Omens Apple IIgs Adol starts out at the town gates

Adol starts out at the town gates

Ys: The Vanished Omens Apple IIgs The town is full of rumours

The town is full of rumours

Ys: The Vanished Omens Apple IIgs Outside the fortune teller

Outside the fortune teller

Ys: The Vanished Omens Apple IIgs The fortune teller will give you your mission

The fortune teller will give you your mission

Ys: The Vanished Omens Apple IIgs But first you must equip yourself

But first you must equip yourself

Ys: The Vanished Omens Apple IIgs In the town pub, talking to adventurers

In the town pub, talking to adventurers

Ys: The Vanished Omens Apple IIgs Leaving the town

Leaving the town

Ys: The Vanished Omens Apple IIgs You find a strange, big tree

You find a strange, big tree


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DOS version

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Kyodai Logo (EGA/Tandy)

Kyodai Logo (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Falcom and USI Logo (EGA/Tandy)

Falcom and USI Logo (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Strange, what's a bridge doing in the middle of the abandoned mines? Looks like a cool place to go bungee jumping though! (EGA/Tandy)

Strange, what's a bridge doing in the middle of the abandoned mines? Looks like a cool place to go bungee jumping though! (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Title Screen (EGA/Tandy)

Title Screen (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Wandering in the town (EGA/Tandy)

Wandering in the town (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS A mini-quest (EGA/Tandy)

A mini-quest (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Wandering the countryside (EGA/Tandy)

Wandering the countryside (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS The cave entrance (EGA/Tandy)

The cave entrance (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Hidden treasure in the caves (EGA/Tandy)

Hidden treasure in the caves (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Defeating the first Boss (EGA/Tandy)

Defeating the first Boss (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Wearing the Mask enables you to see hidden passages (EGA/Tandy)

Wearing the Mask enables you to see hidden passages (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS A Giant Face!  Run! (EGA/Tandy)

A Giant Face! Run! (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Conversing in the bar (EGA/Tandy)

Conversing in the bar (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Sleeping with the enemy (EGA/Tandy)

Sleeping with the enemy (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS The fortune-teller's premonitions (EGA/Tandy)

The fortune-teller's premonitions (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS A reward (EGA/Tandy)

A reward (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Visiting the rescued girl (EGA/Tandy)

Visiting the rescued girl (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Two heads for the price of one (EGA/Tandy)

Two heads for the price of one (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Final battle against Malificus (EGA/Tandy)

Final battle against Malificus (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Start Game (EGA/Tandy)

Start Game (EGA/Tandy)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Title Screen (CGA)

Title Screen (CGA)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Start Game (CGA)

Start Game (CGA)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS outside (CGA)

outside (CGA)

Ys: The Vanished Omens DOS Conversation (CGA)

Conversation (CGA)


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FM-7 version

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 Title screen

Title screen

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 First town

First town

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 Is there anything you want?..

Is there anything you want?..

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 Your first quest

Your first quest

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 Weapon seller

Weapon seller

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 Equipment

Equipment

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 Hospital

Hospital

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 Suspicious people in a bar

Suspicious people in a bar

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 Outside. Low-level enemies

Outside. Low-level enemies

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 You hide from ferocious dogs and other guys

You hide from ferocious dogs and other guys

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 Well, that ain't right...

Well, that ain't right...

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 Mysterious cave

Mysterious cave

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 You begin to enjoy the rustic life

You begin to enjoy the rustic life

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 The old woman doesn't trust you

The old woman doesn't trust you

Ys: The Vanished Omens FM-7 In front of a temple

In front of a temple


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MSX version

Ys: The Vanished Omens MSX Title screen

Title screen

Ys: The Vanished Omens MSX Starting location

Starting location

Ys: The Vanished Omens MSX Character information

Character information

Ys: The Vanished Omens MSX Weapon shop

Weapon shop

Ys: The Vanished Omens MSX Armor shop

Armor shop

Ys: The Vanished Omens MSX Inventory screen

Inventory screen

Ys: The Vanished Omens MSX Fortune-teller

Fortune-teller

Ys: The Vanished Omens MSX Drugstore

Drugstore

Ys: The Vanished Omens MSX Outside the town

Outside the town

Ys: The Vanished Omens MSX Some pesky monsters attack

Some pesky monsters attack

Ys: The Vanished Omens MSX Dialogue in the town

Dialogue in the town

Ys: The Vanished Omens MSX In the bar

In the bar

Ys: The Vanished Omens MSX Be careful, dogs!

Be careful, dogs!


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NES version

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES Title screen

Title screen

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES The initial town

The initial town

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES Off we go!

Off we go!

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES Whaddaya want?

Whaddaya want?

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES Talking to people inside houses

Talking to people inside houses

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES Nice armor you got there, buddy!

Nice armor you got there, buddy!

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES Wandering around, spotting some brigands

Wandering around, spotting some brigands

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES Character screen

Character screen

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES On a sea shore

On a sea shore

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES Mountain cave ahead

Mountain cave ahead

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES Meeting an old guy in a hideout

Meeting an old guy in a hideout

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES On a mountain path

On a mountain path

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES Menu

Menu

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES Monster arena

Monster arena

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES Bridges to next terrain

Bridges to next terrain

Ys: The Vanished Omens NES Hello! Anybody is there?

Hello! Anybody is there?


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PC-88 version

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-88 Title screen

Title screen

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-88 Starting in the town

Starting in the town

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-88 These guys look like the failed all their auditions for various roles in a Harry Potter movie

These guys look like the failed all their auditions for various roles in a Harry Potter movie

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-88 Ya got "Brothers Karamazov" by Dostoevsky? No? Okay, we'll keep searching...

Ya got "Brothers Karamazov" by Dostoevsky? No? Okay, we'll keep searching...

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-88 Armor shop

Armor shop

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-88 Inventory screen

Inventory screen

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-88 Hostile area. Blue goblins approach

Hostile area. Blue goblins approach

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-88 Healer

Healer

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-88 Status screen

Status screen

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-88 Note the cool running animation for this beast

Note the cool running animation for this beast

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-88 Cave dungeon

Cave dungeon


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PC-98 version

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 Title screen

Title screen

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 Starting location

Starting location

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 Hey, don't look at me like that. I wanna go slay some monsters, is all

Hey, don't look at me like that. I wanna go slay some monsters, is all

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 Shopping

Shopping

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 Yeeees... I see a future... a long series... they will still release sequels in 21th century... very outdated ones... but still...

Yeeees... I see a future... a long series... they will still release sequels in 21th century... very outdated ones... but still...

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 Armor shop

Armor shop

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 Weapon shop

Weapon shop

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 Nurse, I'm hurt... psychologically. You know what I'm saying?..

Nurse, I'm hurt... psychologically. You know what I'm saying?..

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 Wilderness. Nice weather. Goblins wander about. Life seems good once again

Wilderness. Nice weather. Goblins wander about. Life seems good once again

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 The mighty hero, savior of the universe, is running away from a dog

The mighty hero, savior of the universe, is running away from a dog

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 What, never heard of electricity?... Apparently not

What, never heard of electricity?... Apparently not

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 This village is inhabited by ultra-orthodox Jews. Or so it looks like :)

This village is inhabited by ultra-orthodox Jews. Or so it looks like :)

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 Blah-blah-blah, I ain't got not time for that...

Blah-blah-blah, I ain't got not time for that...

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 I don't trust you! Let me out of this village!..

I don't trust you! Let me out of this village!..

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 Beautiful view... it's good to be an adventurer

Beautiful view... it's good to be an adventurer

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 Mysterious temple with statues

Mysterious temple with statues

Ys: The Vanished Omens PC-98 I have the feeling these warriors don't like me much

I have the feeling these warriors don't like me much


Ys: The Vanished Omens Screenshots

Sharp X1 version

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 Title screen

Title screen

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 Starting town

Starting town

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 Suspicious gathering?..

Suspicious gathering?..

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 Magic is the way

Magic is the way

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 Weapons shop

Weapons shop

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 Armor shop

Armor shop

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 Wilderness. Low-level enemies

Wilderness. Low-level enemies

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 Equipment screen

Equipment screen

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 Beach area. Tougher dogs leap at me

Beach area. Tougher dogs leap at me

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 Mysterious cave. Enemy approaches

Mysterious cave. Enemy approaches

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 Quiet village. Don't hurt the old people! :)

Quiet village. Don't hurt the old people! :)

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 Quest-giver house

Quest-giver house

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 Entrance to a massive dungeon

Entrance to a massive dungeon

Ys: The Vanished Omens Sharp X1 So many statues, and only one leads to the next area

So many statues, and only one leads to the next area


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SEGA Master System version

Ys: The Vanished Omens SEGA Master System Title screen

Title screen

Ys: The Vanished Omens SEGA Master System Entering a town

Entering a town

Ys: The Vanished Omens SEGA Master System Wilderness area with enemies

Wilderness area with enemies

Ys: The Vanished Omens SEGA Master System Talking to people

Talking to people

Ys: The Vanished Omens SEGA Master System Status screen

Status screen

Ys: The Vanished Omens SEGA Master System Visiting a market

Visiting a market

Ys: The Vanished Omens SEGA Master System A favor? For you, baby... anything!!

A favor? For you, baby... anything!!

Ys: The Vanished Omens SEGA Master System And I'm Spaghetti!

And I'm Spaghetti!

Ys: The Vanished Omens SEGA Master System Equipment. Not much yet...

Equipment. Not much yet...

Ys: The Vanished Omens SEGA Master System Armor shop

Armor shop

Ys: The Vanished Omens SEGA Master System Crossing a bridge

Crossing a bridge