Best RPG Video Games

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141 Ni No Kuni
142 Mario and Luigi: Dream Team
143 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City

Not an RPG - computerfan0

Lmao RPG?

144 Child of Light
145 Mario and Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story
146 Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar

One of the most original games ever. I think it was a genius move to make our own dark side game's villian, instead of some uber-duper great black knight with chip on his shoulder. We need more stories like this.

Aside from continuing the trend of setting the standard of RPGs in its day in virtually every way, U4 had a depth of play, symbology, and ethic-based play that is seldom approached even today in the genre. All RPGs have cause and effect, the starting with Avatar, moral choices and the development of personal character (not character stats) truly found its birth. For all of these reasons, Ultima 4 deserves its place in the top ranks. After all, without it, most other games of the genre would likely not exist.

Fantastic game. I remember playing it after Ultima 3 the first ever RPG that I played. At that time story line came before glossy graphics.

Changed role playing games forever. The standard.

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147 Devil May Cry 4
148 Laxius Force

Great game, great series, great community, and some of the hardest sidequests ever! Laxius Force rules

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149 Dungeon Siege

this game is by far one of the funnest, adventurous and addicting games there is, dungeon siege 1 is quite better then 2, but they both are very very well made RPG's

A really, really good game. It was years ahead of it's time and it's replay value is very high. I'd recommend it to anyone.

150 Ahriman's Prophecy

This was one of the first RPG's I remember playing, and think it was the first I completed. I loved this game and I still love it.

This is too good to be a freeware... the game that brought me to the world of rpg... this is one of the best rpg's - iajaubab

151 Shin Megami Tensei:Nocturne

Great dark and gothic RPG with a surprise guest.....Dante from the devil may cry series! you can actually recruit him as a part of your party so he's not just there for show (note:he starts out as you enemy but depending on how you play he may become your greatest ally)

152 Mega Man Legends
153 Dungeon Master

The daddy of RPG's. Still plays well a quarter of a century after it's release. More ground breaking than any RPG before or since. The only game I've purchased a system just to play. Beware of those pits in the dark! Screamer slice anyone?

The original, the best. There's nothing better than battling squeaky trees, giant rats etc.

The one true king of the rpg/dungeon crawler genre. The fact it's so low shows the lack of a true wide ranging (not console or pc) knowledge and appreciation of the genre and what makes a great rpg.

154 X-men Legends 2: Rise of Apocalypse

X-men & Brotherhood together? AWESOME! - aeromaxx777

155 Illusion of Gaia

I thought Soul Blazer was better but this is a decent action RPG with quite a sad outlook later on. - NuMetalManiak

I don't know what this is abut but BEST GAME ever!

156 Tales of Destiny

I support the above post about Power Rangers Time Force.

Don't risk your life; it's not worth it.

First Tales game released in North America. It's decent enough. - NuMetalManiak

157 The World Ends With You

Great storyline and sountrack, unique and challenging gameplay. It isn't at all grind heavy and fights are mostly up to the player. Its very accessable with the abillity to change difficulty and your health bar from the pause screen. Fantastic

158 Ninja Gaiden II
159 Shining Force II
160 Shadow Hearts

one of the best fighting styles you'll ever see gotta play this.

One of my favourite ps2 rpg's. Brilliant story and atmosphere. You must play shadow hearts 2 after but I don't recommend 3 at all!

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