Mobile games have always been on the rise for these past few years. More and more companies have and are still releasing tons of games of different genres. However, the role-playing genre is also getting more popular nowadays as it can be proved as a good source of income for the respective companies. Role-playing games (RPG) are games that involve you in the game. As the name suggests, the player will be having a role in the game along with the characters. RPG has always been a famous genre, especially for Japan-based games. Therefore if you are interested in playing rpg in your mobile phone, here are some suggestions on the games you can try!
1. Fate Grand/Order
Fate Grand/Order is an rpg that was developed by Delightworks and published by Aniplex. The game is globally released in 2017 in Android and iOS. The game is based on the famous Fate/stay night franchise and features a new storyline. Old characters from the franchise return with the addition of new characters. Fate Grand/Order is a turn-based game that requires the player to command characters that are called as “servants”. Those who are familiar with the franchise will know that there are special classes for these servants. This game also has a gacha feature for you to summon your servants. This game is one the top grossing games every year. If you are a fan of Fate/stay night franchise or want to try a well developed rpg, then you are always welcomed to try fate Grand/Order.
2. King’s Raid
If you would like an rpg that you do not need to roll for your favourite characters, then King’s Raid is the perfect game for you! King’s Raid is a rpg game that was published by Vespa in 2016. Here is the trick: almost all characters are usable and they are also collectable without the need of gacha. Gacha does exist for equipment however these equipment are also obtainable by grinding it in story mode, pvp and others. The game has a good story plot and is constantly updated. The game is also very generous with their premium currency, Ruby, and almost everything in this game is obtainable without the need of a paywall! However, the downside is that this game is heavily focused on grinding. Do try King’s Raid if you are interested in it!
3. Exos Heroes
Exos Heroes is a new rpg that is published by LINE Games in 2020. The game was praised for its beautiful and smooth animations. This rpg game is heavily gacha reliant as you need certain units in order to smoothly progress in the story and pvp mode. However, it is easy to obtain and collect Zes, the premium currency, in this game! The animations are also not entirely rarity-biased, even lower rarity units have fluid and amazing animations. The game also has a good story plot which is the essence of an rpg game. As the tagline of the game goes, “Visualism Play!”, if you want to experience beautiful visuals then do hit Exos Heroes up.
4. Tales Of Crestoria
In 2020, Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc. and Klab have just released a new rpg. Tales of Crestoria is a mobile exclusive “Tales of” title and it revolves around a new set of main characters. The game also features the other “Tales of” series characters. Different from other “Tales of” mobile games, the old characters are all said to be born in this new world, instead of the usual “summoned to this world’ plot. The tagline of the game is “An RPG Written in Blood and Betrayal”. The game’s story plot is as good as every “Tales of” console games. You will surely get hooked by the interesting story line! Just like any other rpg games, new characters can only be gained through the gacha system in Tales of Crestoria. If you are the type of players who love to be deeply engrossed in the storyline, then Tales of Crestoria might be the game for you.
5. Dragalia Lost
Dragalia Lost is an rpg published by Nintendo and developed by Cygames. It is released in 2018 for iOs and Android. Although the game is only available in certain regions only, it is undeniable that the game is still getting famous. Dragalia Lost is a hack and slash rpg game that requires the player to control one character at a time. Players can also play together in the co-op mode and defeat bosses and stages together! The game’s plot starts with the introduction of a country called Alberia. The royals in Alberia all have the ability to transform into Dragons. The story sets in motion when Euden, the 7th Prince of Alberia, starts to take his Dragon Trial. The game has tons of events and constantly updates their story mode. Characters are available through events and the gacha system. However, as we all know, Cygames are very generous so there are tons of freebies to be collected in this game! If you love hack and slash rpg, then download Dragalia Lost now!
Written by: Muhammad Mustaqim Abdul Rahman