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The Most Popular RPG Video Games Right Now

Updated November 16, 2020 6.6k votes 738 voters 21.7k views74 items

List RulesPopular RPGs, action RPGs, and JRPGs all included.

Gamers everywhere, we're ranking the most popular RPG games in 2020. Featuring both old and new games, this list of the most played role-playing games right now includes some of the best-selling games on PS4 as well as the Xbox One and the Switch. What are the top 10 RPG video games today?

Sequels to great RPG franchises, like Final Fantasy, The Witcher, Dark Souls, and Fallout, keep getting new players, thanks to Twitch streamers and YouTube gaming channels. Other good RPG games trending now include Pyre, Persona 5, The Outer Worlds, and Bloodborne.

Vote up the best RPG games everyone should be playing right now. Games from all consoles (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch) are included, as well as mobile and PC games. 

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  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt1

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch

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  • The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim2

    PlatformPlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 3, Microsoft Windows

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  • The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion3

    PlatformWindows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Vista, PlayStation 3, Microsoft Windows

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  • Fallout: New Vegas4

    PlatformXbox 360, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3

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  • Persona 55
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    PlatformPlayStation 4

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  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild6

    PlatformNintendo Switch, Wii U

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  • Final Fantasy VII Remake7

    PlatformPlayStation 4

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  • NieR: Automata8
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    PlatformPlayStation 4, PC, Xbox One

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  • Diablo III9
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    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, OS X, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4

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  • Horizon Zero Dawn10

    PlatformPlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

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  • The Outer Worlds11

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch

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  • Fallout 412
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    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • Stardew Valley13

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, macOS, Linux, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • Divinity: Original Sin 214

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, macOS, Nintendo Switch

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  • Dark Souls III15

    PlatformPlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

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  • Star Wars: The Old Republic16

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows

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  • Assassin's Creed Odyssey17

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Google Stadia

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  • Bloodborne18
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    PlatformPlayStation 4

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  • Dragon Quest XI19

    PlatformNintendo 3DS, PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch

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  • Assassin's Creed Valhalla20

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Stadia Xbox, One Xbox Series X

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  • Undertale21
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    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, OS X, Linux, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita

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  • Mass Effect 222

    PlatformXbox 360, Microsoft Windows

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  • Dark Souls23
    15
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    PlatformPlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • Final Fantasy XII24

    PlatformPlayStation 2, PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One

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  • Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor25

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

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