Dragon Project is a free-to-play action MMORPG available on mobile devices. Players team up to defeat fantastical beasts through monster hunter-esque combat in a semi-open fantasy world. Choose 1 of 5 distinct weapons fitting your play style and explore the Kingdom of Heiland, defeating powerful monsters.
Type: Mobile MMORPG
Release Date: October 2017
Pros: +Voice acting. +Intuitive controls. +Smooth action combat. +4 player real-time co-op play. +Robust crafting system. +No stamina system. +F2P friendly.
Cons: -Repetitive Gameplay. -Long loading screens.
Record of Lodoss War Online is a fantasy themed MMORPG based on the classic JRPG series. The game features four character-locked classes, an isometric camera view, point & click gameplay, and a vibrant fantasy world.
Type: Fantasy MMORPG
Release Date: April 6, 2017
Pros: +Based on a well known franchise. +Isometric camera angle. +Colorful environments.
Cons: -No character customziation. -Few classes. -Grind-centric. -Optimization issues.
War Dragons is a 3D mobile real-time strategy game that allows you to breed, train, and control an entire dragon army. Fly across the sky and unleash powerful breath attacks upon your foes while defending your own base.
||Publisher: Pocket Gems
Type: Mobile Strategy
Release Date: April 15, 2015
Pros: +Unique dragon combat. +Variety of dragons to breed. +High quality 3D graphics.
Cons: -Pay-to-win elements. -Generic strategy gameplay. -Shallow combat mechanics.
Unknown Heroes is a 3D hero-collecting turn-based action RPG set in a unique sci-fi fantasy universe. Assembles a team of 4 heroes and time travel across numerous timelines filled with myths and legends in order to protect Earth an alien invasion.
Type: Mobile RPG
Release Date: September 11, 2017
Pros: +Stylish artwork. +150+ heroes to collect. +In-depth hero customization. +Free hero summon.
Cons: -Repetitive gameplay. -Most heroes are behind summon paywall. -Automated gameplay.
Dragon Ball Z: Dokkan Battle is a 2D mobile match-three RPG where players tap on Ki Spheres to chain powerful elemental attacks with your team of fighters. Collect characters from the DBZ universe and train them to meet their fullest potential to create the ultimate team.
||Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment
Type: Mobile Puzzle/RPG
Release Date: July 16, 2015
Pros: +Easy to learn, hard to master. +Variety of characters from DBZ universe. +Affinities between characters.
Cons: -Pay-to-win elements. -Frequent loading times. -Gacha-style character summoning.
Elysian War is a free-to-play browser-based strategy game that features a unique mix of PvP empire building and strategic PvE battles. Build your empire, summon heroes, and conquer your enemies.
Type: Browser Strategy
Release Date: August 31, 2017 (Beta)
Pros: +Unique mix of turn based strategy and city building. +Transparency with Gatcha drop rates. +Generous daily giveaways.
Cons: -Pay 2 win elements. -Balance issues with most powerful Supreme summons.
Final Fantasy Record Keeper is a 2D mobile RPG featuring iconic Final Fantasy characters, enemies, and settings. Recruit over 150 heroes from across Final Fantasy titles and relive their stories through classic Active-Time battles!
||Publisher: DeNA Corp.
Type: Mobile RPG
Release Date: September 24, 2014
Pros: +Classic FF characters. +Great soundtrack. +Real-time Multiplayer
Cons: -Repetitive gameplay. -Pay-to-win elements.
Kingdom Hearts Union X Cross is a 2D mobile RPG that is eighth installment in the Kingdom Hearts series. Play as a Keyblade wielder in one of five factions and fight for control of the remaining light left across the world, meeting familiar characters along the way.
||Publisher: Square Enix
Type: Mobile MMORPG
Release Date: April 7, 2016
Pros: +Accessible gameplay. +Variety of character customization. +Multiplayer dungeons.
Cons: -Overly simplistic combat. -Pay-to-win elements. -Repetitive gameplay.
Monster Hunter: World is an open world, third-person action RPG where players hunt down or capture large monsters. Hunt solo or with up to 4 players in co-op play!
Type: Action RPG
PvP: 4 Player co-op
Release Date: 2018
Pros: +First MH game coming to PC. +Huge maps to explore. +Many quality of life improvements. +Long, epic battles.
Cons: -PC release date unannounced.
Copia is a browser-based MMORPG that combines card-oriented combat with a side-scrolling fantasy world. Choose a leader and use strategic card placement to take down the enemy leader, utilizing the game's element system to deal the most damage possible.
Type: Browser RPG
Release Date: June 19, 2017
Pros: +Dragon Crown-inspired graphics. +Combines RPG and strategy genres. +Unique combat system.
Cons: -Pay-to-win elements. -Automated gameplay. -Limited depth.