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List of All Role-playing Games

Updated September 21, 2020 13.4k views535 items

List of role-playing games, listed alphabetically with photos of the game's cover art when available. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these role-playing games have been enjoyed by millions. This list includes all role-playing games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure, future or new role-playing games. Various bits of information are available for these top role-playing games, such as when the game was released and who developed the game. In some instances you can click on the names of the games to get an even more in-depth description of them. These aren't necessarily the best role-playing games, but there are a lot of popular role-playing games listed here.

This list has a variety of games in it, from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best role-playing games?" and "What are the most popular role-playing games?"
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  • .hack//INFECTION1

    DeveloperCyberConnect2

    .hack is a series of single-player action role-playing video games developed for the...  more
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  • .hack//MUTATION2

    DeveloperCyberConnect2

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  • .hack//OUTBREAK3

    DeveloperCyberConnect2

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  • .hack//QUARANTINE4

    DeveloperCyberConnect2

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  • Blazing Souls5

    DeveloperNeverland, Idea Factory

    Blazing Souls is a tactical role-playing game developed by Idea Factory and released for the...  more
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  • Advanced Dungeons & Dragons: Heroes of the Lance6

    DeveloperU.S. Gold

    Advanced Dungeons & Dragons: Heroes of the Lance is a video game released in January 1988 for...  more
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  • Hillsfar7

    DeveloperMarionette, Westwood Studios

    Hillsfar is a role-playing video game released for MS-DOS, Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64 in...  more
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  • Age of Conan: Unchained8

    DeveloperFuncom, Funcom Oslo A/S

    Age of Conan: Unchained is a fantasy-themed massively multiplayer online role-playing game...  more
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  • Akuma-kun9

    DeveloperBandai

    Akuma-kun is a manga series written and illustrated by Shigeru Mizuki. Several versions of the...  more
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  • Albert Odyssey: Legend of Eldean10

    DeveloperSunsoft

    Albert Odyssey: Legend of Eldean, known in Japan as Albert Odyssey Gaiden ~Legend of Eldean~...  more
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  • Alfa Romeo Racing Italiano11

    DeveloperMilestone S.r.l.

    Alfa Romeo Racing Italiano, known in Europe as SCAR, is a Gran Turismo-style racing for the...  more
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  • Anachronox12

    DeveloperIon Storm

    Anachronox is a third-person role-playing video game produced by Tom Hall and the Dallas Ion...  more
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  • Animal Crossing13

    DeveloperNintendo Entertainment Analysis & Development

    Animal Crossing, known in Japan as Dōbutsu no Mori, is a life simulation video game developed...  more
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  • Ape Quest14

    DeveloperSony Computer Entertainment, SCE Japan Studio

    Ape Quest is a role-playing video game spinoff from the Ape Escape series by SCEA. It is a...  more
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  • Ar tonelico 2: Sekai ni Hibiku Shoujotachi no Metafalica15

    DeveloperGust

    Ar tonelico II: Melody of Metafalica, known in Japan as Ar tonelico II Sekai ni Hibiku...  more
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  • Ar tonelico: Melody of Elemia16

    DeveloperGust

    Ar tonelico: Melody of Elemia, released in Japan as Ar tonelico: The Girl Who Continues to...  more
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  • Arc Rise Fantasia17

    DeveloperMarvelous Entertainment Inc., Imageepoch

    Arc Rise Fantasia is a fantasy role-playing video game developed by Imageepoch and published...  more
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  • Atelier Iris 3: Grand Phantasm18

    DeveloperGust

    Atelier Iris 3: Grand Phantasm, released in Japan as Atelier Iris: Grand Fantasm is a...  more
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  • Atelier Iris: Eternal Mana19

    DeveloperGust

    Atelier Iris: Eternal Mana is a role-playing video game developed by Japanese developer Gust...  more
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  • Atelier Rorona: The Alchemist of Arland20

    DeveloperGust

    Atelier Rorona: The Alchemist of Arland is a Japanese role-playing video game developed by...  more
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  • Atsumare! Power Pro Kun no DS Kōshien21

    DeveloperKonami

    Atsumare! Power Pro Kun no DS Koushien is an role-playing video game baseball game for the...  more
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  • Autoduel22

    DeveloperOrigin Systems

    Autoduel is a 1985 role-playing video game published by Origin Systems for the Atari 400 and...  more
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  • James Cameron's Avatar: The Game23

    DeveloperUbisoft, Ubisoft Montreal

    James Cameron's Avatar: The Game is a 2009 third-person action video game prequel to James...  more
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  • Azure Dreams24

    DeveloperKonami

    Azure Dreams, released in Japan as Other Life: Azure Dreams, is a PlayStation video game...  more
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  • Baldur's Gate25

    DeveloperBioWare

    Baldur's Gate is a fantasy role-playing video game developed by BioWare and published in 1998...  more
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