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Witch and the Hundred Knight screens show brawls, fine dining

The Witch and the Hundred Knight won't reach US PS3s until March 25, but some new screens can help give you an idea of what you'll be getting into. More specifically, it appears players can eat literal garbage between bouts of chopping up enemies and raiding houses. ...

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The Guided Fate Paradox has angelic company for you, lord

The angels in the upcoming PS3 RPG The Guided Fate Paradox want you to know that they'll fight right beside you as you play as a god, guiding fates and fending off demons. They can also wear gear and be customized via the Divinigram, a grid-like board for character growth....

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NIS President Niikawa considering more anime in games, more games as anime

Nippon Ichi Software President Sohei Niikawa told Joystiq his company may try to introduce more anime cut scenes to games like Disgaea, and spoke about the reverse possibility of a new Disgaea anime. Talking with us at the Tokyo Game Show, Niikawa said he's been able to build closer contacts within...

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Disgaea 4 Return picks up an official Japanese release date

Disgaea 4 Return will make its Japanese debut on January 30, 2014, according to a Famitsu report translated by Siliconera. Like the PSP's Disgaea 2: Dark Hero Days and the Vita's Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention, Disgaea 4 Return is a portable update to 2011's Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten. It...

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The Witch and the Hundred Knight marches to western PS3s in 2014

NIS America will enlist western audiences to carry out an evil witch's bidding early next year, when its PS3 action-RPG The Witch and the Hundred Knight launches in North America and Europe. Players will guide the Hundred Knight through a contract with Metallia, a witch that is unable to travel ...

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Disgaea D2: A Brighter Darkness trailer promises laughter and tears

Do you have enough exclamation marks in there, Disgaea D2?! Yes, you're excited Nippon Ichi's "spiritual remake" of 2003's Disgaea: Hour of Darkness is coming to PS3s in Europe on September 27, and North America on October 8, but ease up, dood!!!!!...

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Disgaea 4 Return coming to Japanese Vitas in January

Disgaea 4 Return is on its way to Vita, along with a game with the working title of Criminal Girls Invitation, Siliconera says. Disgaea 4 Return is reported to be a port of Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten, and it's due out in January 2014 in Japan. Criminal Girls Invitation is scheduled to launch ...

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Returning to simpler days with Disgaea D2

Nearly ten years ago, a quirky little game called Disgaea: Hour of Darkness put developer Nippon Ichi on the map for lovers of Japanese RPGs – the ones from America, anyway. This quirky strategy RPG combined Final Fantasy Tactics with a Tim Burton-inspired aesthetic, and just as the genre see...

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Disgaea 2 coming to PS2 Classics January 22

NIS America is bringing Disgaea 2: Cursed Memories to the PlayStation Network's PS2 Classics section on January 22. The game will be priced at $9.99. The 2006 SRPG game previously made an appearance on the PSP in 2009 as Disgaea 2: Dark Hero Days. The PSP version included additional content such as...

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Disgaea D2 breaks Japanese launch barriers in March

Nippon Ichi Software is working on Disgaea D2 for PlayStation 3, set to launch in Japan in March 2013, NIS America tells Joystiq. Disgaea D2 stars Disgaea main protagonist Laharl, along with Etna and Flonne – the main characters from the original Disgaea (which is pictured above). There is no...

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