NIS America announced that the Disgaea series games have reached a significant milestone, with over five million copies sold as of early September. On this occasion Nippon Ichi Software President Sohei Niikawa thanked all the fans of the series. According to the head of the company, the first part of the role-playing game series, Hour of Darkness, was developed first and foremost with an eye on Japanese audiences, and the creators never expected to be so warmly welcomed in the West.
He also hinted that the new part is already under way and the developers rely on feedback received from players from all over the world. In an interview with GamesIndustry.
biz, Niikawa suggested that he was a success the series owes primarily to its niche. Without having to measure their solutions with what games expect for a wide audience, developers would not have been able to create those plots and game mechanics and resort to bold experiments.
celebrate the five million dollar purchase, NIS America has announced a holiday sale. Fans of the series can buy not only games but also merchandise based on the series.
And on the special site, minigames, contests and stories about what constitutes Disgaea are waiting for them. More on Iromania Creepy Adventure Children of Silentown comes out in early 2022 Horror Shadow Corridor in October will release on Nintendo Switch Potion Craft goes into early access 21 Sept.