Total Nerd The Best Sega Saturn RPGs  

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List Rules RPGs released on the Sega Saturn. They do not have to be exclusives.

No Sega Saturn collection can be complete without including at least some of the best Sega Saturn RPGs of all time. If you're having trouble deciding which ones qualify for that title, then see what other gamers have voted as their favorite Saturn RPGs ever.

Below is a ranking of the greatest Sega Saturn RPGs ever released, including both exclusive and non-exclusive titles. Unfortunately, that still doesn't mean you'll see Final Fantasy on this list because SquareSoft never thought of releasing a game with Sega. Sadly, you'll only see their 32-bit RPGs on this list of the best PlayStation RPGs of all time.

Instead, you'll see games such as Shining Force III, which is one of the greatest tactical RPGs of all time. While it was never was as popular as other RPG franchises, it was a great game in its own right. It's just too bad that the Saturn never got a true Phantasy Star sequel. There's something about role playing games that really capture your imagination and make you feel like you're part of another world. Your party always has colorful characters, the abilities you gain along the way are amazing, and boss battles are usually nothing short of epic.

With so many great options to choose from, there was never a shortage of RPGs for the Sega Saturn. So vote for the best Sega Saturn video games below, and feel free to add any that you think deserve to be on the list.

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Shining Force III is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Panzer Dragoon Saga is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Dragon Force is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Albert Odyssey: Legend of Elde... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Shining the Holy Ark is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Grandia is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs
Grandia 1997

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Lunar 2: Eternal Blue Complete is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Guardian Heroes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Lunar: Silver Star Story Compl... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Magic Knight Rayearth is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Mystaria: The Realms of Lore is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Lunar: Eternal Blue is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Castlevania: Symphony of the N... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Dark Savior is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

The Best Sega Saturn Fighting Games

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Shining Wisdom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Phantasy Star Collection is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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The Legend of Oasis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Suikoden is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs
Suikoden 1995

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Dungeons & Dragons: Shadow ove... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of D... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

The Best Survival Games of All Time

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Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Tog... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Vandal Hearts is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Dungeons & Dragons Collection is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Langrisser V: The End of Legen... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Ys I: Ancient Ys Vanished is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Sakura Taisen 2: Kimi, Shinita... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs
Sakura Taisen 2: Kimi, Shinitamou koto Nakare 1998

The Best Flying Pokemon of All Time

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Langrisser IV is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Xanadu is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Baroque is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Grandia: Digital Museum is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Wachenröder is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Dragon Slayer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Mahō Gakuen Lunar! is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Slayers Royal is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Linkle Liver Story is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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The Legend of Sword and Fairy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Defcon 5 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs
Defcon 5 1995

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Bomberman Wars is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs

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Virtual Hydlide is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Sega Saturn RPGs