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RPG. This category includes games that put emphasis on progress system for a controlled character (or a group of characters) which is (are) described with many statistics. They also have a multi-plot story and quests. There are classic RPGs with turn-based combat and rules inspired by pen-and-paper RPGs (e.g. Baldur’s Gate, Fallout), action RPGs with dynamic real time combat (Dark Souls) and jRPGs – very specific titles based on Japanese style and culture, especially on manga and anime (Final Fantasy, Kingdom Hearts). more

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Outward
Outward

RPG 26 March 2019

A sandbox RPG set in a fantasy world. In Outward the player can join one of four factions that compete with each other. Each faction offers a unique storyline and unique character development paths. The realm the player is exploring is a dynamical place with changing weather conditions, seasons and NPCs that have their own things to take care of. Due to the autosave system, each decision and failure is final and cannot be changed.

Undertale
Undertale

RPG 15 September 2015

An old-school RPG from the independent developer Toby Fox, referencing the Earthbound series. Undertale's story takes place in a world that was witness to a lengthy, cruel war between humans and monsters after a long period of coexistence between both races. It ended with humans driving the monsters underground.

Mount & Blade: Warband - Viking Conquest
Mount & Blade: Warband - Viking Conquest

RPG 11 December 2014

The second DLC expansion for Mount & Blade: Warband - an action-RPG sandbox game. Viking Conquest is set in Britain and Scandinavia, focusing on the conquests of the titular Vikings. Similar to the previous, "Napoleonic" expansion, the creators were inspired by a fan-made modification Brytenwalda - they improved it with the help of its original creators.

The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind
The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind

RPG 01 May 2002

The third installment in a legendary action RPG series developed by Bethesda since 1994. The story once again takes the player to the realm of Tamriel, this time to the east, to the Morrowind province. The player assumes the role of a prisoner released from imprisonment by the Emperor and given a secret mission.

Kingdom Hearts III
Kingdom Hearts III

RPG 30 March 2021

A third main entry in the popular jRPG series, started in 2002 on PlayStation 2 console. The production, developed by Square-Enix, is a closing act of the story taking place in a unique fantasy universe, which combines the worlds of several movies and TV dramas created by Disney with the Final Fantasy series. The main characters are Sora, Riku, and Kairi from the previous games, along with well-known Disney characters like Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, or Goofy.

Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town
Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town

RPG 14 July 2020

Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town is a remake of a jRPG with elements of an agricultural simulator - Harvest Mooon: Friends of Mineral Town. Marvelous AQL studio is responsible for the production and XSEED Games is the publisher.

Final Fantasy XIII
Final Fantasy XIII

RPG 09 October 2014

The thirteenth full-fledged installment of one of the longest and most popular jRPG series, Final Fantasy. The game takes place in the futuristic city of Cocoon, whose rulers terrorize the people of the entire land. Facing them is a former member of the army, now a rebel named Lightning, who, accompanied by allied soldiers, declares war on tyranny and sets out to rescue her kidnapped sister. The gameplay is shown in TPP perspective and its inseparable element is fighting with hordes of enemies.

Elex 3
Elex 3

RPG canceled

Elex 3 is the third installment in a series of RPGs by German studio Piranha Bytes. It is, once again, set in a world combining fantasy with science-fiction, featuring arcade combat, a huge world to explore and a non-linear storyline.

Monster Hunter: Rise
Monster Hunter: Rise

RPG 12 January 2022

Monster Hunter: Rise is another part of the popular series of action RPGs, in which we play the role of a monster hunter. The game was developed by the Japanese company Capcom which has been responsible for the development of the cycle for years.

The Lord of the Rings: War in the North
The Lord of the Rings: War in the North

RPG 01 November 2011

A multiplayer-focused action role-playing game, taking place in the famous Lord of the Rings universe. The game was developed by Snowblind, creators of e.g. the console edition of the legendary Baldur's Gate. You play as a man, an elf or a dwarf, fighting the forces of Sauron and participating in the events in the norther part of Middle-Earth, happening concurrently to the main story of the Lord of the Rings novel.

EverQuest II
EverQuest II

RPG 08 November 2004

EverQuest II is a follow-up to an immensely popular MMORPG, released five years after the original. It was developed by Daybreak Game Company, a studio which created the whole franchise. The game is set in the land of Norrath, perfectly known to all the fans, which was enhanced with many new locations.

Diablo
Diablo

RPG 31 December 1996

An incredibly popular action RPG developed by Blizzard Entertainment. The story of Diablo is set in a fantasy world called Sanctuary, a realm facing a great danger. The Lord of Terror, imprisoned in a magical soul stone, tries to break free. The demon managed to dominate the minds of bishop Lazarus and king Leoric as well as raise an army of creatures that threatens the citizens of Tristram. The brave prince Aidan steps up to fight the forces of evil.

Biomutant
Biomutant

RPG 25 May 2021

Biomutant is an open world RPG developed by Experiment 101 and published by THQ Nordic. The game takes the players to a peculiar world inhabited by humanoid animals – the universe combines post-apocalyptic science fiction elements with themes from Wuxia movies.

Neverwinter Nights 2: Storm of Zehir
Neverwinter Nights 2: Storm of Zehir

RPG 18 November 2008

The second official expansion pack for the role-playing game Neverwinter Nights 2, developed by Obsidian Entertainment. The armed conflict in Sword Coast was greatly exploited by many merchant companies, which have thus expanded their influence. In this time of unrest, your group of heroes can join the merchant and build a powerful trading empire.

The Banner Saga 2
The Banner Saga 2

RPG 19 April 2016

An RPG developed by the Stoic Games studio, and a sequel to the original 2014 The Banner Saga. The game's story follows the events of the first installment and takes us back to a fantastic realm inspired by Scandinavian mythology, where we take control of a caravan of men and giants, trying to survive the end of the world. The essential element of the title are the turn-based battles, characterized by simple rules, but also by a tactical depth.

Mass Effect 3: Leviathan
Mass Effect 3: Leviathan

RPG 28 August 2012

A major expansion for the third installment in the cult RPG series Mass Effect, created by BioWare. Action of the DLC takes places during the war and concentrates on the eponymous mythical creature, known as the Leviathan of Dis, supposedly able to destroy a Reaper. Such powerful ally would be priceless in the fight against the Reapers so commander Shepard decides to verify the rumors and try to find Leviathan.

Deltarune: Chapter 1
Deltarune: Chapter 1

RPG 31 October 2018

An unusual two-dimensional RPG by Toby Fox, referring to the iconic Undertale. In Deltarune, we find ourselves in a new but similar world and face the challenges of the Dark Land, fighting in turn-based battles or disarming enemies in unconventional ways.

Colony Ship
Colony Ship

RPG 09 November 2023

Tactical isometric RPG in dystopian science fiction from the creators of Age of Decadence. In Colony Ship we travel inside a huge ship sent from Earth with a long forgotten mission. We learn the history of the ship and its inhabitants and make difficult decisions.

Monster Hunter: World
Monster Hunter: World

RPG 09 August 2018

Another installment of the popular series of action games with RPG features. The series is developed by Capcom and its installments were usually released on Nintendo and Sony consoles. The plot isn’t very important in Monster Hunter World – the player simply assumes the role of the titular monster hunter who is tasked with exploring the mysterious continent known as the New World. There he kills powerful beasts as part of bounty contracts.

Gothic II
Gothic II

RPG 29 November 2002

A direct sequel to the 2001's bestselling RPG developed by Piranha Bytes. The sequel continues the story of the original game set in Myrtana, where good and evil forces are constantly fighting each other. This time, the Nameless Hero faces the Army of Darkness led by dragons, creatures summoned by the main antagonist of the original game, a demon known as Sleeper.

Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes
Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes

RPG 23 April 2024

Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes is a jRPG designed as a spiritual successor to the Suikoden series and created by the veterans of this series. The game offers a turn-based combat system, a hundred characters to recruit, and the mechanics of expanding the town as a fortress for the player's army.

Shadowrun Returns
Shadowrun Returns

RPG 25 July 2013

A tactical turn-based role-playing game based on a popular tabletop RPG. The production is set in 2054, in the world blending cyberpunk with fantasy elements. You lead a highly-trained team of mercenaries, who accept extremely dangerous tasks in order to earn money.

Final Fantasy XIII-2
Final Fantasy XIII-2

RPG 11 December 2014

The official sequel to Final Fantasy XIII, originally released in 2009, telling the story of the characters we met there. The game takes place a few years after the liberation of Cocoon, when the main character, Lightning, disappears in unexplained circumstances. Her sister, however, doesn't believe in her death, and accompanied by a time traveler named Noel, sets out to eliminate the time anomalies that threaten the world and find the missing Lightning.

Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor - Martyr
Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor - Martyr

RPG 05 June 2018

The game is an action RPG created by Neocore Games. The player takes control of the titular Inquisitor, who investigates the mysterious Caligari Sector. The gameplay focuses around exploring randomly generated areas, completing various quests, and fighting hordes of enemies, among them the players can also encounter huge bosses. Besides the single-player campaign, the game includes a co-op mode and a PvP mode as well.