Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair

Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair

Digital Release:PlayStation Portable
July 26, 2012 (JP)

PlayStation Vita
September 02, 2014 (US)
September 03, 2014 (EU)
September 11, 2014 (AU)

April 18, 2016
Delisting:September 04, 2020 - PlayStation Vita (AU, EU, US)
Developer:Spike Chunsoft
Publisher:NIS America (AU, EU, US)
Spike Chunsoft (JP)
Available On:Digital:
Danganronpa titles on Steam

PlayStation 4
PlayStation Vita
Links:Danganronpa homepage (English, Japanese)


NIS America announced in July of 2020 that several of their Danganronpa releases would be removed from sale on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita through September. The end of publishing terms between developer Spike Chunsoft are behind the delistings but the studio promptly announced on July 21st that they would be taking over publishing duties of the series going forward. NIS America’s announcement follows:

Select Danganronpa titles on the PlayStation™Store will no longer be available for purchase from NIS America. Please refer to the dates listed below for more information on when each title will no longer be available.

Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girl (PS Vita) 08/31/2020
Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc (PS Vita) 09/4/2020
Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair (PS Vita) 09/4/2020
Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony (PS Vita) 09/25/2020
Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony (PS4™) 09/25/2020

We want to thank all of our Ultimate Fans who have joined us for many exciting years of mysteries, deadly puzzles, and unforgettable characters. Puhuhuhu!

NIS America announcement

On October 12th, 2020 Spike Chunsoft confirmed that one title, Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony for PlayStation 4, had returned to sale under their name. They offered no other comment at the time regarding the remaining delisted titles.

About the Game

Jabberwock Island—Once a popular tourist destination, you and your classmates at Hope’s Peak Academy have been brought to this island by your teacher. Everyone seems to be having fun…until Monokuma returns and restarts his murderous game! Trapped on this island of mutual killing, your only hope rests in solving the island’s mysteries.

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