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List of Specialists that can be found in Disgaea: Hour of Darkness.


Increases stat by 1 per Specialist level. Multiple stacks can be equipped to go above the Max value. "Teacher" is instead called "Tutor" in all rereleases.

Name Effect Max
Dietician Increases HP. 19,998
Master Increases SP. 19,998
Gladiator Increases ATK. 19,998
Sentry Increases DEF. 19,998
Teacher Increases INT. 19,998
Physician Increases RES. 19,998
Marksman Increases HIT. 19,998
Coach Increases SPD. 19,998

Status Ailment[]

Grants 1% chance/resistance per Specialist level.

Name Effect Max
Alchemists Chance to inflict Poison with normal attack. 100
Hypnotist Chance to inflict Sleep with normal attack. 100
Witch Doctor Chance to inflict Paralysis with normal attack. 100
Amnesiac Chance to inflict Forget with normal attack. 100
Gangster Chance to inflict Deprave with normal attack. 100
Pharmacist Increases Poison resistance. 100
Coffee Maker Increases Sleep resistance. 100
Medicine Man Increases Paralysis resistance. 100
Psychologist Increases Forget resistance. 100
Social Worker Increases Deprave resistance. 100


Increases resistance by 1% per Specialist level. Note that elemental resistances have a cap of 90%.

Name Effect Max
Firefighter Increases Fire resistance. 140
Aeronaut Increases Wind resistance. 140
Cryophile Increases Ice resistance. 140

Extra Gains[]

Increases gain by 1% per Specialist level. While Statistician has a max level of 600, the increased gain is capped at 300. This limit is increased to 900 in Disgaea 1 Complete.

Name Effect Max
Broker Increase HL gain. 300
Manager Increase Mana gain. 300
Statistician Increase EXP gain. 300
Armsmaster Increase Weapon Mastery gain. 1,900