In Cards and Castles, you fight by collecting cards to summon your army, create buildings, and cast spells on a grid-based map against your enemies. This free-to-play game is a mix of CCG and strategy, offering five different factions with unique cards and playstyles.
||Publisher: Bit Mass, LLC
Type: CCG Strategy
Release Date: April 10, 2014
Pros: +Factions enable strategy. +Cross-platform. +Clean UI and good A/V.
Cons: -Freezing issues. -Difficult to farm cards for F2P players. -Borrows elements from other CCGs.
Card Hunter is a unique blend of TCG’s and tabletop gaming. Form a party and engage in tactical combat across a range of epic adventures as a dungeon master guides you through your journey.
||Publisher: Blue Manchu
Release Date: July 13, 2015
Pros: +Single-player campaign. +Co-op play. +Huge library of cards.
Cons: -Graphics may not appeal to some players. -Intermittent crashing. -Reliance on RNG.
Urban Rivals is a browser-based collectible card MMO set in a comic book inspired world. It features a unique, secret attack multiplier mechanic making its gameplay more Poker-like than many other card games.
Type: Card Game
Release Date: January 17, 2006 (International)
Pros: +Huge collection of cards (over 1,200). +Over 25 clans (each with unique cards and bonuses). +Free-to-play
Cons: -Dated web interface.
Summoner’s Legion is a trading card MMO that allows players to strategically build decks with powerful, upgraded units to enter with battle against other players and AIs. Cards can be placed on different lanes in the battlefield. When placed, they come to life with fully animated characters and spell effects, adding an extra layer of strategy due to the importance of placement.
||Publisher: R2 Games
Type: Browser Card Game
Release Date: January 21, 2015 (International)
Pros: +Unique gameplay mechanics (Card placement). +Cooperative dungeons. +Solo campaign.
Cons: -AFK battle system makes wins feel unrewarding. -Pay-to-win elements.
Berserk: The Cataclysm is a free-to-play, browser-based collectible card MMO set in a fantasy world with some strategy elements. As the owner of a sky-island, players collect cards and use them in battle to protect, dominate, and capture other sky-islands to expand their territory.
||Publisher: IDC Games
Type: Browser MMO
Release Date: August 12, 2013 (International)
Pros: +Unique mix of card battling and strategy. +Free-to-play. +Browser-based.
Cons: -Cash shop sells cards. -Card battles are automatic. -Many campaigns must be purchased with cash.