Although there is still a little bit of a wait remaining for gamers in PAL regions (inc. Australia and New Zealand), Nippon Ichi Software America have today confirmed that Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance is now available for purchase in North America via retail stores and the digital PlayStation Store. Ditching last generation gaming platforms entirely, Disgaea 5 is only set to be available on the PlayStation 4.
Serving as the sixth major instalment in the Makai Senki Disgaea franchise, Disgaea 5 offers an assorted variety of new gameplay improvements including several systems revolving around the game’s approach to netherworlds, an assortment of new and returning character classes, a “revenge mode” system which grants additional perks in battle and much more. These systems and more will be discussed in my upcoming review of this tactical RPG.
Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance is set for be released in PAL regions starting October 16 2015.
Official Synopsis of Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance
The sixth home console entry to the legendary Disgaea series tells a tale of revenge, and of rebellion. As a new and terrible Overlord named Void Dark seeks to enslave the countless Netherworlds, one young demon has stood to end his reign—Killia. In Disgaea 5, lead Killia and his tenacious army of rebels on their dark and dangerous path to vengeance. Filled with more over-the-top action and hilarious writing than ever before, Disgaea 5’s damage numbers are surely headed for the record books.