Chrono Cross may not have had the largest budget, but it has the largest heart.
While a fairly short game, the depth and density of the story and gameplay contained in Vagrant Story give it an intensity missing from most longer games.
With stunning graphics, excellent sound, and extremely solid gameplay, Paper Mario is a quality game on all fronts.
World of Warcraft
World of Warcraft is a massively multiplayer online role playing game that takes places four years since the aftermath of Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos where thousands of players can ...
Dragon Age: Origins
Dragon Age: Origins is an RPG based on a brand-new fantasy world.
Dark Souls is a dark-fantasy action role-playing game by From Software, and is considered a spiritual successor to the studio's 2009 hit Demon's Souls.
Grandia is every bit as worthwhile as Final Fantasy VIII, just in different ways.
Final Fantasy X
If you've been waiting for the definitive role-playing game for the PlayStation 2, here it is.
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion
The fourth chapter in the Elder Scrolls series takes the game to new levels with gameplay and graphical enhancements, and features over 200 hours of play time.
Panzer Dragoon Saga
It's almost fitting, in the twilight of the Saturn's years, that it should end as it began.
Baldur's Gate largely manages to meet, and even surpass, gamers' high expectations for this ambitious game.
Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn
It's a definitive role-playing experience, and the only reason it can't be called the best game in its class is because in a sense there's nothing available that compares to ...
Skies of Arcadia
Skies of Arcadia is the product of a legacy of role-playing games that hearkens back to Sega's earliest days in the home console market.
Neverwinter Nights is one of those exceedingly rare games that has a lot to offer virtually everyone, even if they aren't already into RPGs.
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
The third Zelda game from Nintendo returns to its isometric roots, offering a new challenge across worlds of light and dark.
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga
Mario and Luigi is a fun and engaging spin on the traditional action RPG experience that blends equal doses of impressive technology, innovation, and humor.
Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door
It's practically overflowing with wonderful, funny characters, memorable subplots, inventive gameplay, and beautiful visuals, and it's lengthy and quite challenging to boot.
Guild Wars: Eye of the North
Enter the world of Guild Wars, a competitive online role-playing game that rewards player skill. In large head-to-head guild battles, cooperative group combat, and single-player missions, you'll explore a fantasy ...
Shining the Holy Ark
Shining the Holy Ark shows itself to be a strong, if not particularly novel, RPG release.
Might and Magic VI: The Mandate of Heaven
Might and Magic VI is a classically designed role-playing game that features both a huge gaming world and lots of attention to detail.
Dark Age of Camelot: Trials of Atlantis
This impressive online role-playing game marks the dawning of a new era in a gaming genre that has steadily gained prominence since Ultima Online made national headlines in 1997.
While it has a few minor problems, they are dwarfed by the sheer amount of enjoyment the game will undoubtedly offer to anyone who enjoys a good RPG.