Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: NIS America

Court’s in session. Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc out for Vita

Danganronpa Trigger Happy Havoc (PS Vita) Oct Media Announcement - Screenshot 4

NIS has released Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc, a new investigative adventure visual novel for PS Vita. Released in Japan for PSP in 2010, the localized version follows the same storyline with players assuming the role of Makoto Naegi, a student at Hope’s Peak Academy who must investigate a series of murders to find out which student is the guilty party. On a slight twist to the traditional whodunit, the school is locked down by a crazy bear named Monokuma, who serves as the judge and jailer, promising freedom to the person who can murder without getting caught. Naegi must gather evidence for both the ongoing trial and to discover who is holding them hostage before time runs out.

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NIS goes screenshot happy for Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc

DanganRonpa Trigger Happy Havoc (PS Vita) Jan Media Announcement - Screenshot 1

With its ship date less than a month away, NIS America has released new screens from their upcoming their investigative mystery title Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc. The new shots reveal more of the questioning process that players will have to undertake in order to find out the masked culprit behind the latest killing at Hope’s Peak Academy. If they don’t discover who the creepy-looking bear is in time, no one will escape the school alive (dun dun duuunnn!).

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Life’s a grind in new The Witch and the Hundred Knight screenshots

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NIS has released some new screens from their upcoming action RPG for PS3 The Witch and the Hundred Knight. The latest shots reveal more of what is in store for The Hundred Knight as he battles the enemies of the evil Swap Witch Metallia, who commands her seemingly loyal servant to expand her domain throughout all of Medea. Check below the screens for a shot of the reverse cover packaging.

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Be a god (and overworked) in The Guided Fate Paradox for PS3

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Congratulations! You’ve won the lottery! The good news: you’re now a god. The bad news: you now have to fight hordes of monsters to make the myriad wishes asked of you come true. This spiritual successor to Z.H.P. Unlosing Ranger vs. Darkdeath Evilman features the same (weird) level of customization, including the return of tank legs, randomly generated dungeons, and all the grinding and bittersweet defeats that come with a roguelike experience.

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Guilty! New Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc screens released

Danganronpa Trigger Happy Havoc (PS Vita) Oct Media Announcement - Screenshot 1

The first batch of screenshots from the localized version of Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc has been released by NIS America. The investigative mystery title, originally released in 2010 for PSP, puts players in the shoes of Makoto Naegi, a student who must discover the identity of a demented bear named Monokuma. Monokuma has trapped the students in their school, Hope’s Peak Academy, turning it into a prison, and promised freedom to those who can get away with murder. Makoto must present his evidence to Monokuma, who serves as judge and jury in mock trials in which the accused are confronted with evidence Makoto has gathered surrounding the latest murder.

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PlayStation Vita News

New screenshots released from The Guided Fate Paradox

The Guided Paradox Fate (PS3) Oct Media Announcement - Screenshot 1

A handful of new screens were released for NIS’ upcoming PS3 roguelike, The Guided Fate Paradox. As a lottery winner made a god, players control Renya after he is spirited away to Celestia to battle enemies in randomly generated dungeons alongside a personal angel, Lilliel.

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New Disgaea D2: A Brighter Darkness screenshots released

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Because every day could use a little more Disgaea, NIS has released a handful of new screens from the upcoming PS3 tactical-RPG Disgaea D2: A Brighter Darkness. (More) Prinny mayhem awaits!

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NIS releases new screenshots from Disgaea D2: A Brighter Darkness

Disgaea D2 A Brighter Darkness (PS3) Sept Screenshot Announcement - Screenshot 1

Some new screens have been released from Disgaea D2: A Brighter Darkness. D2 sees the return of Laharl, Etna, and Flonne, and as a bonus, early buyers will be able to snag three extras: a two-disc sountrack, a graphic print, and a costume DLC pack for the three main characters. The costume pack is actually a freebie for everyone that will be available to download at no cost for the first 30 days from launch. The latest batch shows more of the turn-based wackiness that’s in store for gamers when D2 launches on October 8.

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The Guided Fate Paradox shows its roguelike wares with new shots

The Guided Fate Paradox (PS3) Sept Screen Announcement - Screenshot 1

NIS has released a new batch of screenshots from their upcoming roguelike The Guided Fate Paradox. The six new shots show what’s in store for gamers as Renya, a lottery winner who was made a god. After becoming a deity, he is whisked away to Celestia with his personal angel Lilliel to battle enemies in randomly generated dungeons. Sounds like someone hit the Powerball!

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The Witch and the Hundred Knight coming to North America in 2014

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NIS has announced that they will be publishing their new PS3 action-RPG, The Witch and the Hundred Knight, in North America. Scheduled for release early next year, players will take on the role of the Hundred Knight, a servant of the Swamp Witch known as Metallia. Confined to the reaches of her poisonous swamp, her goal is to spread her realm throughout the lands of Medea, and as her only connection with the outside world, players must traverse the lands to battle her enemies and destroy the Pillars that contain her. But just how long the knight remains under her control remains to be seen.

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