Ys: The Oath in Felghana

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Ys: The Oath in Felghana
Ys: The Oath in Felghana cover
Developers
Nihon Falcom
Publishers
English XSEED
Release dates
Windows July 4, 2005
Reception
Metacritic 73
IGDB 83
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Bird's-eye view
Controls Direct control
Genres ARPG, JRPG
Art styles Anime
Themes Fantasy
Series Ys
Ys: The Oath in Felghana on HowLongToBeat
Ys: The Oath in Felghana on IGDB
Ys: The Oath in Felghana guide on StrategyWiki
Ys: The Oath in Felghana on MobyGames
Ys: The Oath in Felghana on Wikipedia
Ancient Land of Ys 1989
Ys II Special 1994
Ys Eternal 1998
Ys II Eternal 2000
Ys I II Complete 2001
Ys VI: The Ark of Napishtim 2003
Ys: The Oath in Felghana 2005
Ys Origin 2006
Ys Online: The Call of Solum 2009
Ys I & II Chronicles+ 2009
Ys Seven 2012
Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA 2018
Ys: Memories of Celceta 2018
Ys IX: Monstrum Nox 2021

Key points

This is a complete remake of the 1989 NEC PC-8801/NEC PC-9801 game "Ys III: Wanderers from Ys".

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
Japanese only. Can run without the disc inserted.
Windows
Developer website
DRM details are not known
Japanese retail release.
Windows
Publisher website
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English only.
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
English only.
Windows
Humble Store
DRM-free
English only.
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Windows
Steam
DRM-free after installation through Steam client (notes may include more details)
[1] English only.
Windows
Japanese digital release available on DLSite.
Simplified Chinese digital release available on CubeJoy. CubeJoy client requires internet access upon game boot.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\FALCOM\ysf_win\ysf_win.ini
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/207320/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\FALCOM\ysf_win\
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\207320\remote\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/207320/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

External video settings.
External video settings.

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Not supported by Japanese retail releases.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Not supported by Japanese retail releases.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Use windowed mode with native resolution.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FSAA
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input[edit]

External key remapping.
External key remapping.
External input settings.
External input settings.

Audio[edit]

External audio settings.
External audio settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
BGM, SFX and Voice.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Excludes the 2 logo videos when starting the game in the English release.
EAX support
EAX 2.0

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Japanese
Original language. Japan release only.
Voice files from the Japanese PSP release can be obtained here to replace the English voice included in the mid-February 2020 patch.
English
GOG.com and Steam releases only. The mid-February 2020 patch adds English voice acting from the PSP port of the game.[2]
Russian
Fan translation by «ZoG Forum Team»
Korean
Retail release only.
Simplified Chinese
China retail and digital releases only.

Issues fixed[edit]

Flickering Sprites[edit]

Although not a permanent fix, alt-tabbing will stop the flickering without needing to restart the application.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 800 MHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) 32 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c compatible
Other DirectX 8.0 required

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/207320/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (207320) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References