Most Underrated JRPGs of All Time

Some JRPGs, like Pokémon or Final Fantasy are known around the entire world! Others are pretty unknown, these are some of them!

The Top Ten

1 Skies Of Arcadia

Sky pirates, how can't this be awesometastic?
This game is just overall fantastic! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

2 Valkyrie Profile

The combat system of the game is incredible! Still it has a great story and characters and is overall an amazing game! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

3 Tales of the Abyss

This game is absolutely amazing! It had the best character development in any game I've ever played!

4 Tales of Xillia
5 Ultima III: Exodus
6 Grandia

One of my all-time favorite games! Combat, story and characters blend in perfectly to create on of thr best JRPGs ever! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

7 Xenogears
8 Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 4

One of my PS2 favorites! A great combat system and so much to do! Also it's an amazing mix of Real-Lufe and JRPG! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

9 Hybrid Heaven
10 Evolution Worlds

The Contenders

11 Vagrant Story
12 Tales of Vesperia

One of my 10 all-time favorite games!
Still does'nt get noticed enough! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

13 Enchanted Arms
14 Persona 5


15 Panzer Dragoon Saga

Great mixture of Rail Shooter and JRPG for the underrated Sega Saturn! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

16 Shadow Hearts: Covenant

Simikar to Vagrant Story! Dark undertone and a great combat system that relies on taking risks! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

17 Xenoblade Chronicles

Like many others on this list, Xenoblade ranks high among my all-time favorites, for its enviroments abd story! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

18 Ogre Battle: The March of the Black Queen
19 Earthbound

I don't feel like this game gets enough love. The battle system is unique and easy to use, and the battles don't get boring. - Dawscr

20 Mario & Luigi: Partners In Time

Why do people hate this movie so much

So underrated

21 Phantasy Star Online

Outdated, due to it's lack of Online nowadays! But still one of my favorite Dreamcast games! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

22 Phantasy Star Online Episode III: C.A.R.D. Revolution
23 Undertale

Sorry, but Undetale isn't a JRPG. JRPG means Japanese Role-Playing Game. Undertale is American. - Dawscr

24 Live A Live

This game is really fun. Going through time lines. The checker styles battle system is very interesting. I wish this was localized officially.

25 Rudra no Hihou
26 Treasure Hunter G
27 Romancing SaGa
28 Seiken Densetsu 3
29 Chrono Trigger

Best Jrpg of all time. You cannot overappreciate this game.

30 Eternal Sonata

I personally think that this is the most underrated JRPG of all time. The graphics, art, characters, battle system, and story are great. The soundtrack is easily the best part about the game.

31 Drakengard 3
32 Drakengard
33 I Am Setsuna

To everyone saying "Oh this game is alright but not bad" I think this game needs more praise than it has. It's an amazing game and my very first JRPG I've played. I am playing it on Switch and no matter on which platform you play it it's an amazing game with a lot of common things with Chrono Trigger. When I finish this game I might play Chrono Trigger, I've heard a lot of good things about this game.
I've never been a big fan of JRPGs (Except Pokemon, if you count it as a JRPG) but this game is really good. - MaxPap

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