Disgaea: Hour of Darkness

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The king of the Netherworld is dead. Join his son, Laharl, as he embarks on a quest to take his rightful place on the throne in this tactical RPG.
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This title has been converted from the original PlayStation®2 version to the PS3™ system. Consequently, there may be times where the title plays differently from the PlayStation®2 version, or where some features may not function properly. This version does not support PlayStation®2 peripherals, therefore functionalities such as multiplayer, versus, and co-op modes are not available.
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Release Date

Jan 15, 2013

Play Time

46.5 hours


Teen: Comic Mischief, Mild Language, Mild Violence

Interesting Facts

  • The story follows the demon Laharl, the arrogant prince of the Netherworld.
  • The player is able to deploy up to 10 characters.
  • The game is divided into 14 main chapters, each with a number of maps.
  • Throwing is another unique feature of Disgaea.
  • Disgaea has a class system and offers a wide range of different humanoid and monster classes.
  • The terrain in Disgaea is sometimes covered in coloured panels known as “Geo Panels”.
  • The Dark Assembly allows players to create new characters, unlock secret classes, open secret levels, and many other things at the cost of Mana.
  • The Item World is a randomly generated dungeon that allows the player to level up their items by defeating floors of enemies.
  • A PlayStation Portable version of Disgaea: Hour of Darkness was released entitled Disgaea: Afternoon of Darkness.

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