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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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Shiren The Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate
Shiren The Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate

RPG 04 June 2015

A Japanese roguelike role-playing game and a part of the Mystery Dungeon series. Shiren The Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate was originally released in 2010 for Nintendo DS only in Japan, while its enhanced edition, Shiren the Wanderer 5 Plus was released in 2015. You play as a quiet wandering warrior named Shiren, accompanied by a talkative ferret called Koppa.

Salt and Sanctuary
Salt and Sanctuary

RPG 28 March 2017

A dark 2D platformer with RPG elements, developed by the team of Ska Studios, known for its original and equally brutal productions The Dishwasher and Charlie Murder. In Salt and Sanctuary we take on the form of a pirate whose ship crashes near a mysterious island inhabited by hordes of drowned and their powerful masters.

Dragon Quest Builders
Dragon Quest Builders

RPG 28 January 2016

A spin-off game from the popular Dragon Quest series, developed by a subsidiary studio of the Square Enix company as fantasy jRPG with sandbox features. It takes place in the land of Alefgard, which has been the arena of a great conflict between humans and monsters. Eventually, humans suffer defeat, after their legendary hero falls into enemy trap, and their only hope for rebuilding the civilization is a young hero with astounding skills of creation, controlled by the player.

Nights of Azure
Nights of Azure

RPG 01 October 2015

An action RPG set in unique fantasy world, developed by Japanese studio Gust, know from the Atelier and Ar tonelico series. Nights of Azure takes us to an isolated island kingdom, in which people must face demonic creatures that roam at night. The main heroine, Arnice, is a warrior gifted with dark powers. Her duty is to protect priestess Lilysee who – according to legends – can lift the curse that was cast on the land by sacrificing herself.

MeiQ: Labyrinth of Death
MeiQ: Labyrinth of Death

RPG 17 December 2015

A Japanese role-playing game created as a the fruit of labor of two developer - Idea Factory and Compile Heart. The game is a dungeon crawler featuring a turn-based combat system. The player is taken to an alternative world where the Earth gets encompassed by eternal darkness. A prophecy is the planet's only hope - it tells about a key which is capable of restoring life to the planet.

Odin Sphere: Leifdrasir
Odin Sphere: Leifdrasir

RPG 14 January 2016

A remastered version of the Japanese 2D action RPG - Odin Sphere - which was released in 2007 on the PlayStation 2 console. The story of the game takes place in a fantasy reality loosely based on the Richard Wagner's famous epic opera Der Ring des Nibelungen and focuses on the stories of five, seemingly unrelated characters. The player gets to know each of them better as he progress in the game and their histories intertwine with each other, creating a single, epic tale.

Omega Labyrinth Z
Omega Labyrinth Z

RPG 06 July 2017

Continuation of Omega Labyrinth, in which players once again play the role of a girl trying to find the mythical Holy Grail of Beauty - an ancient artifact fulfilling wishes. The game consists of traversing randomly generated underworlds, developing the skills of combat protagonists and fighting against enemies they encounter.

Adventures of Mana
Adventures of Mana

RPG 04 February 2016

A Japanese action RPG created for mobile devices. To be precise, it is a remake of Final Fantasy Adventure - a spin-off of the famous jRPG series. We play as one of the enslaved gladiators who each morning have to fight a different deadly creature on the arena for the amusement of the Dark Lord. Once the protagonist finds out that the oppressor is close to finding the legendary Tree of Mana that can grant him power over the entire world, he decides to escape and stop the villain.

Muramasa Rebirth
Muramasa Rebirth

RPG 28 March 2013

Muramasa: The Demon Blade is a two-dimensional mix of action game and RPG, whose action is set in a fantastic and mythical version of Japan.

Metal Max Xeno
Metal Max Xeno

RPG 19 April 2018

Metal Max Xeno is a 3D jRPG set in a post-apocalyptic world. The game belongs to a series going under the name Metal Max; the series is not much known in the West. The game features a turn-based combat system, and the graphics resemble an animated movie thanks to the cel shading technique.

Wizardry: Labyrinth of Lost Souls
Wizardry: Labyrinth of Lost Souls

RPG 03 December 2015

Wizardry: Labyrinth of the Lost Souls is a classic turn-based game of the genre cRPG, the latest installment of a 30-year-old series that has helped shape the face of virtual role-playing games.

Ragnarok Odyssey Ace
Ragnarok Odyssey Ace

RPG 29 August 2013

The 2013 version of Ragnarok Odyssey has been improved and extended with new options. Players develop their characters by completing dozens of quests and hunting for hundreds of varied creatures and tens of huge bosses. The title allows you to play in multiplayer mode via the local network and the Internet.

Rainbow Skies
Rainbow Skies

RPG 26 June 2018

A sequel to the 2013 jRPG Rainbow Moon, nominated for the Best Indie Game on PSN. Rainbow Skies features a completely new protagonist and a different world, although everything remains consistent with the universe created by SideQuest Studios, consisting of two open parallel worlds with expansive dungeons to explore. The gameplay is similar to the game's predecessor's, featuring turn-based combat.

World of Final Fantasy
World of Final Fantasy

RPG 25 October 2016

A spin-off to the popular jRPG series created by Square Enix. World of Final Fantasy was created with younger players in mind. The plot of the game takes place in Grimoire – a completely new world, but the characters and creatures from all previous installments of the series make an appearance. What’s interesting, Grimoire has been divided into two dimensions: in the first of them, the characters look normal, while in the second one they assume the sweet form of chibi.

Lost Dimension
Lost Dimension

RPG 07 August 2014

Lost Dimension is a role-playing game based mainly on turn-based duels. The tactical gameplay is complemented by numerous dialogues and relations between the team of 11 special agents, who must prevent the destruction of the world.

Final Fantasy IX
Final Fantasy IX

RPG 28 August 2012

The 9th main entry in a classic jRPG series, originally released in 2000 on PlayStation console, and ported to PC ten year later. After a few games featuring slightly cyberpunkish settings, Final Fantasy IX returns to the roots of the series, where we are once again met by knights, princesses, and dragons. Players take the role of a young thief, who, together with a company of other heroes, faces the evil queen Brahna, who is responsible for the outbreak of a great war.

Ar Nosurge Plus
Ar Nosurge Plus

RPG 02 October 2014

A traditional three-dimensional jRPG game set in the fantastic universe of science fiction, in which advanced technology and magic based on the power of music and songs coexist. The main character is a former soldier who sets off on a journey whose stake will be the fate of the world.

Natural Doctrine
Natural Doctrine

RPG 03 April 2014

Natural Doctrine is a strategic RPG by the Japanese band Kadokawa Games. The game consists mainly in battles with the use of a tactically developed combat system, in which battles are played in turn-based system.

Valhalla Knights 3 Gold
Valhalla Knights 3 Gold

RPG 27 February 2014

Significantly extended and extended version of Valhalla Knights 3, which was the third installment of the three-dimensional Japanese RPG series. The creators introduced new character classes and races, improved graphics, combat system and game performance, as well as introduced new script elements and locations. The multiplayer mode, which now includes new gameplay options, has also been changed.

Darkest Dungeon: The Crimson Court
Darkest Dungeon: The Crimson Court

RPG 23 August 2017

The first expansion for the 2016 dungeon crawler RPG Darkest Dungeon by Red Hook Studios. The add-on utilizes the gameplay mechanics from the core game — you complete a team of heroes and set out to explore the eponymous Darkest Dungeon. Your goal is to find enormous riches, with which you can expand a shabby hamlet, also serving as your base.

Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception
Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception

RPG 23 May 2017

A combination of visual novel and tactical RPG with turn-based combat. The production is the sequel to the original Utawarerumono, published in 2002 and presents completely new characters and a story set in a fantasy world modelled on medieval Japan.

The Lost Child
The Lost Child

RPG 19 June 2018

A dungeon crawler RPG developed by the Japanese developer Kadokawa Games, led by Takayasu Sawaki - the creator of El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron. The main protagonist of The Lost Child is a journalist who investigates a suicide committed on the Shinjuku station in Tokyo. As it turns out, beings from another world are involved in the mystery, and the main protagonist comes into possession of a weapon called Demon Gun Gangour, which is capable of enslaving the fallen angels.

The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky the 3rd
The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky the 3rd

RPG 14 July 2016

Another installment in the jRPG game series developed by Nihon Falcom studio, which closes the Trails in the Sky trilogy. The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky the 3rd takes place half a year after the events from the previous installment. The player starts his adventure aboard an aircraft flying under the banner of the Empire of Erebor.

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II

RPG 25 September 2014

A continuation to a jRPG bearing the same title. The game is part of a larger universe known from the The Legend of Heroes series. Trails of Cold Steel II begins a month after the events depicted in the first installment. The civil war in Erebonia began for good. Rean's goals are to find the remaining students from the Seventh Grade, as well as to put an end to the bloody conflict, which has torn the protagonist's native country apart.