Ys: Ancient Ys Vanished Omen for MSX

MSX

RPG fantasy anime
number of games played: 5x last time: Jun 1, 2021, 22:43

Game controls in browser

Show Controller & System

Click on play MSX game now button first to load the game, you can change the settings by clicking on the Settings icon / Help & Settings menu. Control keys:

KEYBOARD = Computer Keyboard

Ys I: Ancient Ys Vanished (Ancient Land of Ys)

Online version of Ys I: Ancient Ys Vanished (Ancient Land of Ys) for MSX. Ancient Land of Ys is the first installment of Ys, an action role-playing video game series developed by Nihon Falcom in 1987. The hero of Ys I is an adventurous young swordsman named Adol Christin. As the story begins, he has just arrived at the Town of Minea, in the land of Esteria. He is called upon by Sara, a fortuneteller, who tells him of a great evil that is sweeping the land...

Game details

Previous Next
Released in
1989
Publisher
Broderbund Software
Developer
Nihon Falcom Corp.
Platforms
Fujitsu FM-7, NEC PC-8801, PC-9801, MSX2 (1987), Sega Master System, NES (1988), PC DOS, Apple IIgs (1989), Sharp X68000 (1991), Nintendo DS (2008)
Ys I: Ancient Ys Vanished (Ancient Land of Ys) downloads & info

Other platforms online 3

You can play Ys I: Ancient Ys Vanished (Ancient Land of Ys) online also in a versions for

50%

rating (23 users voted)

Covers - Box Art

cover Front
cover Back

MSX 1/2 Home Computers

Online emulated version of Ys I: Ancient Ys Vanished (Ancient Land of Ys) was originally developed for the MSX a standardized home computer architecture, announced by Microsoft and ASCII Corporation in 1983. It was initially conceived by Microsoft as a product for the Eastern sector, and jointly marketed by Kazuhiko Nishi, then vice-president at Microsoft and director at ASCII Corporation. Microsoft and Nishi conceived the project as an attempt to create unified standards among various home computing system manufacturers of the period, in the same fashion as the VHS standard for home video tape machines.
MSX systems were popular in Japan and several other countries. Sony was the primary manufacturer of MSX systems at the time of release, and throughout most of the products lifespan, producing more units than any other manufacturer. Eventually 5 million MSX-based units were sold in Japan alone.

Nishi's standard was built around the Spectravideo SV-328 computer. The standard consisted primarily of several off-the-shelf parts; the main CPU was a 3.58 MHz Zilog Z80, the Texas Instruments TMS9918 graphics chip with 16 KB of dedicated VRAM, the sound and partial I/O support was provided by the AY-3-8910 chip manufactured by General Instrument, and an Intel 8255 Programmable Peripheral Interface chip was used for the parallel I/O such as the keyboard.

MSX emulation powered by WebMSX JavaScript emulator
online game added: 2021-05-13, by dj