Disgaea 5 launch trailer shows character creation, battle, story

By Heath | March 26, 2015 at 5:04 am

Take a look here at a 16-minute video showing off Nippon Ichi’s newest tactical RPG, Disgaea 5, which launches in Japan today:
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Why Disgaea 5 isn’t Cross-Gen

By Janelle | September 8, 2014 at 9:07 am

Nippon Ichi Software President Souhei Niikawa was asked by Dengeki PlayStation Magazine about why Disgaea 5 was PS4-exclusive instead of cross-generation with PS3.  He said, “Naturally, it crossed our minds.  But if we did that, no matter how you look at it, it would be PS3 software [at its core].  The content of the game would all be PS3 stuff, which we would then appear to have just thrown onto the PS4. We want to be able to offer something that says hey, ‘we were able to make this because it’s on the PS4.’  That’s why it’s on the PS4 only.”

RPGLand Interviews Souhei Niikawa of NIS America on Disgaea, Philosphy, Franchises

By Janelle | January 8, 2014 at 6:41 am

RPG Land got a chance for an in-person meeting with Souhei Niikawa, president of Nippon Ichi Software & NIS America and talk shop.
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ClaDun x2 Now on Steam

By Heath | August 14, 2012 at 8:30 pm

Nippon Ichi Software and NIS America have announced that its old-timey dungeon crawler ClaDun x2, formerly exclusive to PSP, is now available on Steam for 20 bucks.

NIS America Announces 3 New PS3 Games

By Heath | March 29, 2012 at 9:29 pm

At a press event in California, NIS America revealed its next projects. 
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Disgaea 3: Return (Absence of Detention) screens plus art, Vita box

By Janelle | October 20, 2011 at 3:03 am

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Disgaea Android: Free to Play, Pay-per-character

By Heath | September 23, 2011 at 1:16 am

At its recent press event in Tokyo, it was revealed that NIS America will be bringing the original Disgaea to North American Android devices. We got some details on how this works.
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New Disgaea 4 DLC proceeds to help disaster victims

By Janelle | March 20, 2011 at 8:17 am

Nippon Ichi Software Japan has announced that new DLC for Disgaea 4 will be available for sale next month, and until June 30, all the proceeds will go towards the victims of March 11’s devastating earthquake and tsunami.
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Classic Dungeon 2 (Cladun 2) announced, first screens

By Heath | January 2, 2011 at 11:25 pm

Nippon Ichi’s PSP RPG Cladun, known Classic Dungeon in Japan, is getting sequel treatment. Here are a bunch of screenshots.
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Phantom Brave PSP gets English treatment

By Heath | November 16, 2010 at 10:49 pm

Fighting to keep the crown of “King of Publishing Strategy RPGs,” NIS America will be bringing the PSP port of Phantom Brave to North America and Europe in March of 2011.
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