To add to the picture (which in this case truly is worth a thousand (thousand) words, consider this: If XSEED started working on SC non-stop right after they finished this game and maintained the exact same pace, in a magical fairy universe where gumdrops grow on trees, companies can exist forever without income and nobody ever goes insane, the absolute earliest they could be done is this September. In the real world...
Oh, I also forgot to mention that EACH PAGE in each of those books have THREE COLUMNS OF TEXT.
So for 800 pages of book, 2400 columns of text.... Did I also forget to mention that this is only just the main script of the game? --- Currently playing: Dai-2-Ji Super Robot Taisen Z Saisei-Hen, Radiant Historia, and Mega Man ZX
I thought this topic had no worthwhile discussion value, but Mr. Pikachu proved me wrong. Kudos. --- Go to Gamestop, buy a Steam card, and use it to purchase Ys Origin. You won't be disappointed. For more info: http://www.worldofys.com/yso/