1. Saiyan Lusitano

    OP Saiyan Lusitano Newbie

    Finished it today with a total amount of 8hrs.

    I really enjoyed the anime visuals, gameplay and voice acting in English but the long text boxes were the one thing I usually skipped through so I realise I didn't play Disgaea how I should have.

    The jist of the story:

    Even though I did skip a hella lot dialogue boxes, there was one that stood out (which I've not pointed out before).

    [​IMG]
    So anyway, it felt like the game ended pretty quickly for me albeit, there are still side quests I could do but not really interested in those.

    Fun game to have on the Switch. :)
     
    Holy-Freak likes this.
  2. leonmagnus99

    leonmagnus99 GBAtemp Psycho!
    Member

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2013
    Messages:
    3,622
    Country:
    United States
    bro, 8 hrs? o. O

    i love disgaea, can't wait to get my copy.
     
  3. Saiyan Lusitano

    OP Saiyan Lusitano Newbie

    Should it have been longer? The text boxes were pretty boring so I normally skipped them.
     
  4. leonmagnus99

    leonmagnus99 GBAtemp Psycho!
    Member

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2013
    Messages:
    3,622
    Country:
    United States
    wait for reals? you played through D5 within 8hours??
     
  5. Saiyan Lusitano

    OP Saiyan Lusitano Newbie

    Well, not for 8hrs straight, I'd pick it up now and then. I'm surprised it's only 8hrs even though it felt like a lot more.
     
  6. leonmagnus99

    leonmagnus99 GBAtemp Psycho!
    Member

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2013
    Messages:
    3,622
    Country:
    United States
  7. chartube12

    chartube12 Captain Chaz 86
    Member

    Joined:
    Mar 3, 2010
    Messages:
    3,873
    Country:
    United States
    Liar! It takes normally around 30 hours...unless they severely drop the eniemes stats for the switch version
     
  8. Saiyan Lusitano

    OP Saiyan Lusitano Newbie

    [​IMG]

    Things I skipped:
    • Text boxes
    • Many in-game cutscene animations
    • etc
    Well, maybe I haven't yet finished it even though I've seen the ending credits. A PS4 Disgaea 5 walkthrough states the game has 16 chapters:

    On the Switch it has different chapter names so it's hard to take this chapter list into comparison. That said, even if it's accurate then why did it show the ending credits?

    [​IMG]
     
  9. leonmagnus99

    leonmagnus99 GBAtemp Psycho!
    Member

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2013
    Messages:
    3,622
    Country:
    United States
    you are only at ep4 mate , guess this was your first disgaea game.
     
  10. dapaua

    dapaua Member
    Newcomer

    Joined:
    Jan 5, 2007
    Messages:
    48
    Country:
    That was one of the endings, the Chapter 4 bad ending... A game over, basically.
     
    BORTZ likes this.
  11. Saiyan Lusitano

    OP Saiyan Lusitano Newbie

    Yep, it's my first and seeing the end credits didn't help.

    Thanks. Didn't know it was a 'bad ending' so there's more to it. :)
     
  12. azoreseuropa

    azoreseuropa GBAtemp Guru
    Member

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2002
    Messages:
    9,281
    Country:
    Portugal
    Are you crazy ? That's too much!! I won't finish the game like this for 8 hours. It really a waste time. Yeah, I will play my game at least 2 hours a day or less to make my lifestyle healthier, you know. It is best for me to go out for a drinking at a bar, and hanging out with friends, and be social at first. What's happened to your life ?!?! Tone down, boy, tone down, boy. :) Jeez.

    Therefore, try to complete this game 100 percent. So it won't be 8 hours at least. :)
     
  13. Saiyan Lusitano

    OP Saiyan Lusitano Newbie

    I'll try but how do I move to the next episode now?
     
  14. TheDarkGreninja

    TheDarkGreninja Listening to a song ad nauseam
    Member

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2014
    Messages:
    2,496
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    Already played it on PS4 but you never know...
     
  15. azoreseuropa

    azoreseuropa GBAtemp Guru
    Member

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2002
    Messages:
    9,281
    Country:
    Portugal
    To my understanding, there are 16, and IRC. They all have 5 stages outside of quest stages and challenge stages. Yeah, it is not 8 hours gameplay, lol.
     
    Last edited by azoreseuropa, May 29, 2017
  16. sarkwalvein

    sarkwalvein There's hope for a Xenosaga port.
    Member

    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2007
    Messages:
    7,803
    Country:
    Germany
    Lol, I am like eleven hours in and still not past Episode 3.
    Talk about hurrying your way skipping story and gameplay elements.
    Can't wait to unlock the item world already... Well, whenever I'm out of the office.
     
  17. Saiyan Lusitano

    OP Saiyan Lusitano Newbie

    The text boxes take forever so I can't be bothered to go through all of them.
     
  18. Xzi

    Xzi All your base are belong to the proletariat
    Member

    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2013
    Messages:
    9,578
    Country:
    United States
    Is there no option to increase text speed?
     
  19. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer
    Reporter

    Joined:
    Nov 21, 2005
    Messages:
    29,952
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    Quite a few Japanese games I have played seem to want to play credits after every chapter or something.

    Did the controls get better? I played it with the pro controller for a little while during that press thing and playing all those ones on the DS with the touchscreen, or on the PC with a mouse, or the GBA with a nice dpad, seems to have spoiled me a bit.
     
  20. DiscostewSM

    DiscostewSM GBAtemp Guru
    Member

    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2009
    Messages:
    5,397
    Country:
    United States
    I've played numerous strategy RPGs in my time, such as FF Tactics on PS1 long ago (first ever strategy/tactics game), the FFTAs on GBA/DS, recent Fire Emblem games, and even Stella Glow. Yet, I've only finished the first episode of Disgaea 5 Complete (first Disgaea game for me), and I feel overwhelmed by what can be done in it. Others felt straight-forward. This......this is a lot for me to take in.

    Any tips with it?
     
Draft saved Draft deleted
Loading...

Hide similar threads Similar threads with keywords - Disgaea, Anyone, played