Role Playing Games are one of the popular gaming niches found in the world. Here are few games, which might have been deemed the best pick of the lot.
Mass Effect 3
This is one of the most famous sci-fi action RPG offerings. Here, the central character revolves around one Commander Shepard, who makes decisions and devises tactics against the enemy. It forms the basic plot of the game. Aiding you in your action-packed endeavors is a plethora of weapons and abilities. This game can also be played in a multiplayer mode along with your friends and foes alike. Choose from a variety of classes and races in order to combine your expertise to get the upper hand in any situation
Skyrim: Elder Scrolls V
Released on PC, Xbox, and PS3, this game brings in the feature of its more known prequel, The Elder Scrolls IV:Oblivion. The designers unveil a new fantasy epic, which allows the users to roam around freely and explore. Also, it provides a huge arsenal of weapons to choose from, including spells and other abilities.
This game is the newest of the lot. It boasts of having an environment based on a brilliant open world fantasy setting. It is also speckled with survival horror as well as hack and slash elements. It allows you to opt from various factions such as mystic knight, assassin, magic archer, sorcerer, ranger, warrior, fighter, and strider among others. Developed and published by Capcom, it’s available right now on PS3 and just last month it released on Xbox 350 platform.
Kingdoms of Amalur
One of games most popular with kingdom based RPG is Kingdoms of Amalur. It deals with 4 playable races namely, Varani, Almain, Ljosalfar, and Dokkalfar as well as 4 cultures like Winter Fae, Gnomes, Summer Fae, and Tuatha Deohn to take advantage of. Upon release, this game forayed across the globe just a few months back, captivating the fancy of RPG fans strewn all around the world. Developed by 38 Studios, it has been released on PC, Xbox 360 as well as PS3.
Two Worlds II
For a familiar fantasy based title that’s sprinkled completely with RPG elements, you can take a look at Two Worlds II. It released early last year for PC, Mac, Xbox 360, and PS3. The sequel brings to the forefront a complex quest system and secondary quest scenarios as well as an endearing main story that transports players into the wonderful world of Antaloor.
Trinity: Souls of Zill O’ll
Similar to other titles in our Dragon Age alternatives lineup, Trinity: Souls of Zill O’ll is also an RPG that’s set against a fantasy themed backdrop. As revealed by the company, the game is noted to be the prequel of Zill O’ll and takes place 6 years before the events of that particular game. The developer Omega Force infuses within the title, a 3 character party system where players can easily toggle between the trio to execute combos and setups.
These six games will satisfy your hunger for RPG games. It’s time to hit the shelves and find your next gaming CD.