Nippon Ichi and its US branch NIS America have made a name for themselves in the SRPG market with the Disgaea franchise. Each game is a min/maxer’s dream — Allowing the truly dedicated to spend hundreds of hours building their team to achieve complete bad-ass-ery. Disgaea 5 marks the latest in the franchise to come to the PC and give a new set of fans the challenge of the endless grind. As with all of the games in the series, this is a game that you will only get out what you put into it.
I wanted to show everyone of the live presentations I’ve done around here, and this was the best recording of my How to Become a Youtuber presentation. If anyone has any suggestions for a better audio and video recording setup, please let me know, as I would like to improve things on that front.
For this recorded talk, I sat down with returning guest and owner of Arcen Games Chris Park for an extended chat. We spoke about game design, his thoughts on what’s going on with the industry, and more. For the back half of the cast, we talked about AI War 2 and the challenge of doing a sequel to their hit game.
For this segment, I talked about my thoughts on when a game is just built around one single gameplay loop and that’s it.