If you've ever wanted to see a list of the best JRPG games, you're in luck! We’re ranking the biggest and most popular JRPGs in 2020. These turn-based games are known for the rich storylines, deep gameplay mechanics, and awesome controls.
While classic games like Chrono Trigger, Secret of Mana, and the venerable Final Fantasy series helped define RPGs, newer games have taken role-playing games to a whole new level. Which recent JRPG is your favorite? From Aura Kingdom to God Eater 3, SoulWorker, and more, these games have a devoted following and super dense plots.
Vote up the best modern JRPGs and add your own if it's missing from the list.
- 6335Nier: Automata is a 2017 action role-playing video game developed by PlatinumGames and... more
- Dragon Quest XI continues the gameplay of previous games in the series, in which players... more
- 5032Final Fantasy XV is an action role-playing video game developed and published by Square Enix;... more
- 3726Octopath Traveler is a turn-based role-playing video game developed by Square Enix, in... more
- 4335Final Fantasy XIV, also known as Final Fantasy XIV Online, is a massively multiplayer online... more
- 3636Nioh is a 2017 action role-playing video game developed by Team Ninja for the PlayStation 4.... more
- 2525Valkyria Chronicles 4 is a tactical role-playing game developed and published by Sega. It was... more
- 2328Tree of Savior (also known as TOS) is a free massively multiplayer online role-playing game... more
- 2430Shadowverse is a free-to-play digital collectible card video game developed and published by... more
- 2024Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom is a role-playing video game developed by Level-5 and... more
- 1827God Eater 3 is an action role-playing game developed by Marvelous and published by Bandai... more
- Atelier Firis: The Alchemist and the Mysterious Journey is a 2016 Japanese role-playing video... more
- 1525SoulWorker (also known as SoulWorker Online) is an anime-style free action massively... more
- Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book is a 2015 Japanese role-playing video... more
- The Caligula Effect is a role-playing video game developed by Aquria. It was released for the... more
- 1326Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet is a 2018 action role-playing game developed and published by... more
- Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings is a role-playing video... more
- 928Dynasty Warriors 8 (known in Japan as Shin Sangokumusou 7) is a hack and slash video game and... more
- 520Aura Kingdom, also known as Fantasy Frontier Online in Taiwan and Hong Kong and Innocent World... more
- 418Closers is a free-to-play 3D action MMORPG developed by Naddic Games and published by Nexon in... more
- 424One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 is an action video game, developed by Omega Force and published... more