Just a little while ago, this was a place where we took our everyday lives for granted. Until yesterday, we had thought this would continue forever.

What is Disaster Report?

Disaster Report is an action-adventure series that depicts a protagonist surviving a disaster they encounter in a modern city. The first title,
Disaster Report, launched on PlayStation®2 in 2003, and featured multiple disasters occurring on an island. The second title, Raw Danger!, launched on PlayStation®2 in 2007, and featured a city flooded by torrential rain.
The third title, Zettai Zetsumei Toshi 3: Kowareyuku Machi to Kanojo no Uta, launched on PlayStation®Portable in 2009 in Japan only, and featured a city besieged by an earthquake.
Now, the newest title, Disaster Report 4: Summer Memories, will launch on PlayStation®4, Nintendo Switch™, and PC on April 7, 2020.

Torn From The Headlines

Interact with realistic scenarios within a Japanese city devastated by an earthquake, including scenarios designed in collaboration with the Kobe City Fire Bureau.

Stop! Think! Then Act!

Evaluate each perilous situation and make decisions that will impact your own safety as well as that of others.

Danger Around Every Corner

Navigate a multitude of crises—from collapsing buildings to raging fires—in a city aplomb with peril.


The Protagonist

Yuko Ichikawa / Masato Takeda

The default identity of the young person* who came to the city, the game's setting. They encountered the earthquake in a place unfamiliar to them, and now they wander around the city in order to survive. During their journey, they'll come across roads buried in rubble, experience aftershocks, encounter many disaster victims, and visit shelters, among other events. The protagonist can choose to be selfless and help others, or be selfish and hinder them instead.

*Players can customize the protagonist's name, gender, and appearance at the start of the game. They can also change outfits acquired during gameplay.

The Distressed Teacher

Natsumi Higa

What should I do...!? My students... Where did they go!?

A new high school English teacher. Though teaching is her dream, she's been having a difficult time managing her problematic students. She enjoys sports and has a bright personality, but she struggles with the reality of being a teacher and feels incompetent at her job. She came to the city to locate and discipline her students, who skipped school and went missing after the earthquake hit.

The Job-Hunting Student

Shinji Taneda

The earthquake happened today, of all days... I can't believe the job interview was postponed...

A kind young man who cares about his mother, who scrounged up enough money for him to travel to the city to get a job. The earthquake occurred right before he was going to interview for a company located in the business district. The interview was postponed, and now he's at a loss on what to do in a city he's not familiar with.

The Talented Fashion Designer

Akemi Towada

Hm? Oh, sorry! Thought you were one of my employees.

A designer with a fun personality and the owner of an up-and-coming apparel shop in the city. Growing up overseas, her talents as a fashion designer were discovered, and she started a shop with her brand. The shop had just opened when it was damaged by the earthquake, so now she and her employees are trying to clean up the mess.

The IT Company President

Shun Kirishima

Hmph! A person who can't stand their ground... Pathetic.

A young man who founded the IT company Vestola and became its president.
He's a good-looking man with a lot of confidence and a little too much pride. Vestola saw rapid growth and became a leading company in the city, but because of the earthquake, it's now in a massive financial crisis.

The Malicious Opportunist

Masayoshi Kumazawa

Well, business is business!

The manager of a convenience store. A burly man with a nasty attitude, he takes advantage of the disaster victims to make some money.

The Assertive Woman

Kanae Tomita

Before I knew it, it was pitch-black. I screamed and screamed, but nobody came...

A woman who lives in the city.
She was on a subway heading to the ferry terminal when the earthquake hit. A little older than the protagonist, she's a straightforward individual who gets right to action.

The Injured Man

Tomoya Kazama

I had no idea... He suddenly started attacking me. I don't know if I got lucky, but because of the earthquake, I was able to escape from him...

A man wearing a black T-shirt who was being chased by a scary-looking man.
He has a bruise on his face that appears to be from being punched. After meeting the protagonist, he asks for a favor.

Product Information

Select a Platform

Limited Edition Includes:

  • Disaster Report 4: Summer Memories for PS4™
  • Disaster Report 4: Summer Memories Official Soundtrack
  • Novelty "Emergency" Backpack
  • Identification Tag
  • Novelty "First Aid" Collector's Box

Standard Edition:

Limited Edition Includes:

  • Disaster Report 4: Summer Memories for Nintendo Switch™
  • Disaster Report 4: Summer Memories Official Soundtrack
  • Novelty "Emergency" Backpack
  • Identification Tag
  • Novelty "First Aid" Collector's Box

Standard Edition:

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