Disgaea 5 Complete’s Steam Release for PC Announced; Coming in May

NIS America is porting Disgaea 5 Complete to just another platform, letting PC players enjoy the deep strategy RPG in its ultimate form.

on April 6, 2018 1:51 PM

Today NIS America announced that Disgaea 5 is heading to just another platform after its PS4 and Nintendo Switch launches. This time around the game is coming to PC.

The release will not unexpectedly be digital only on Steam, and it’ll bring potentially hundreds of hours of gameplay, including eight bonus scenarios, four characters, and three classes that were originally released as DLC for PS4.

On top of that, we’re also getting four brand new weapons, the Overlord Sword, Brunhilde, Skadi’s Ice Staff, and the Demo’s Club.

The game will launch on PC on May 7th, 2018. It will come with English and Japanese audio, and while text will be in English and French.

Below you can read a synopsis and a bunch of bullet points with an official description.

Disgaea 5 Complete tells a tale of revenge and 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 Complete, 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 Complete’s damage numbers are surely headed for the record books.

Disgaea 5 Complete
 is a strategy RPG that offers hundreds of hours of over-the-top, award-winning gameplay. The game includes all 8 bonus scenarios, 4 fan-favorite characters, and 3 character classes that were originally DLC in the PlayStation®4 release of Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance.

Aim for the top in this crazy, nonstop strategy RPG of ridiculous proportions!

Key Features

  • The Complete Disgaea 5 Experience – Enjoy the full Disgaea 5 story along with 8 bonus scenarios, 4 fan-favorite characters and 3 character classes from the Disgaea series!
  • A Legendary RPG Series Reborn – The latest flagship RPG from the most prolific strategy RPG developer in the world welcomes newcomers and veterans alike with a brand-new story and dials the hilarity and strategy up to level 9999!
  • Hundreds of Hours of Content – Following Disgaea tradition, Disgaea 5 Complete offers hundreds of hours of deep strategic content.
  • Deep Strategic Battles – Engage in exciting tactical battles with inventive systems like Magichange, Geo Effects, Alliance Attacks, Character Towers and more!
  • Extensive and Fun Customization – Recruit new units from over 40 jobs and races, then dive in and strengthen them as you see fit in their personal Chara Worlds! Find hundreds of items or make your own at the Alchemist, then power them up and discover hidden abilities in the Item World! Or, if you’re feeling wild, change the rules of the game at the Dark Assembly! The possibilities are endless!

If you’re wondering whether your PC is beefy enough to play it, wonder no more, and have a look at the requirements below. If you thought four gigs of ram were enough to play something released on PS4 in 2015, think again.

Luckily, the rest of the requirements are pretty forgiving.

MINIMUM:

    • OS: Windows 7/8.1/10 64bit
    • Processor: Intel Core i3-2100 3.1GHz
    • Memory: 6 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 560 Ti
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 20 GB available space

RECOMMENDED:

    • OS: Windows 7/8.1/10 64bit
    • Processor: Intel Core i5-6500 3.2GHz
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 750 Ti
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 20 GB available space

If you want to know more, you can check out our review of the semi-recent Nintendo Switch release.

 /  Executive News Editor
Hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality) and MMORPGs are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans of the flight simulator genre on Earth.