Excerpt: When Disgaea 4 was announced, the second question everybody asked themselves was “Isthis game going to be different from the last three?” The first question had naturally been, “Are there better graphics now?”, the answer to which is”Yes.
Excerpt: As a long-time fan of the Disgaea series, I was predisposed to like Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten . That's not to say it is a perfect offering - as always, there are problems - though the game has an undeniable charm and hundreds of hours of strategic depth, making it a must play for fans of...
Conclusion: A Truly Endless Experience - Disgaea 4 and the games before it could rightfully be labeled as the first true sandbox strategy RPG because that is exactly what they are. There are endless things to do here, and with characters who can get their levels raised to the multiple thousands (after...
Excerpt: "Lord Val... is being undermined by these fools with stupidly strong personalities." —Fenrich Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten broke my brain. Even after finishing the main game, there's so much stuff I haven't done. Unlocking extra maps. Recruiting all the bonus characters.
Pros: Disgaea is still as funny as ever.
Cons: It's also just as repetitive, which started to wear on even me when I got stuck.
Summary: There’s almost nothing bad to say about
outside of the fact that it’s not for everybody. But if you long for more games like
, you owe it to yourself to check this out. The game features a fun story, memorable characters, a ridiculously deep battle system, hundreds of hours of gameplay, and so...
Conclusion: Four games into the series, Disgaea hasn't changed. In some ways this is great, why fix what isn't broken right? The battle system gets better with age for instance, one of the most impressive seen in an RPG of this kind.
(PlayStation 3 Review) Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten
The Entertainment Depot
27 September 2011
Summary: Colorful, goofy, funny, and addictive, Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten is a welcome entry to the series. The handful of additions might have longtime fans yearning for more and newcomers intimidated, but there is more than enough here to keep players entertained for hours.