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Disgaea: Hour of Darkness

Disgaea: Hour of Darkness (XSX) game cover art
Platform: PlayStation 2
Tags: RPG
Developer: Nippon Ichi Software
AKA: Makai Senki Disgaea (JP)

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Staff Reviews

Disgaea: Hour of Darkness review

Reviewed October 18, 2003

Jason Venter says: "In short, Disgaea: Hour of Darkness is the sequel that might have happened if Square weren't developing for the Game Boy Advance at the time. Then again, it may not have. You see, the game has all kinds of personality that we haven't seen from Square in, well... forever."
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Disgaea: Hour of Darkness review

Reviewed May 24, 2004

Stephen Greenwell says: "Disgaea belongs firmly in the first camp of superior tactical roleplaying games, although it should be noted that itís hanging by its fingernails off the edge of the cliff. The requisite tactical gameplay needs some tweaks, but this is balanced by the charm that the characters of Disgaea possess."
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Reader Reviews

Disgaea: Hour of Darkness review

Reviewed July 06, 2006

viridian_moon says: "At a glance, Disgaea: Hour of Darkness looks like your standard strategy RPG: turn-based battles on a grid, a variety of weapons and classes, a small amount of customization. But from the first time you meet the main character, you know that youíre in for a very unusual trip. "
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