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The Best RPG you ever played?! (Multi-Platform)


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Posted on May 12, 2010 4:31:33 PM PDT
badmojo46 says:
I'm glad Breath of Fire 3 was finally mentioned but I noticed a few gems missing. Nobody mentioned the Wild Arms series or Vagrant Story? Wild Arms had pretty epic storylines, I think Wild Arms 3 was my favorite of the series. Vagrant Story was an amazing game with an incredibly involving storyline with replay value to truly "complete" the story.

Posted on May 12, 2010 5:48:21 PM PDT
Chrono Cross for the PS1 and The Persona games (All systems).

Posted on May 12, 2010 10:05:54 PM PDT
K. Massey says:
Xenogears

Posted on May 13, 2010 6:58:02 AM PDT
Steelbooth says:
I'd have to go with
3rd = "Dragon Warrior"
2nd = "Phantasy Star II"
1st = "Fallout 3" without a doubt, the best game of all time!

Your welcome!

In reply to an earlier post on May 14, 2010 7:34:31 PM PDT
Last edited by the author on May 14, 2010 7:34:53 PM PDT
Jane James says:
System Shock 2. Dark, scary. Awesome. Yeah I know it's not multiplatform. So for that I'd say anything by Atlus.

Posted on May 15, 2010 4:24:18 AM PDT
Metalive says:
1.MASS EFFECT
2.Dragon Age
3.Wild ARMS
4.Xenogears
5.Phantasy Star 4
6.Final Fantasy 7
7.Persona 3
8.Persona 4
9.Thousand Arms
10.Parasite Eve (How the hell has no-one mentioned this yet?)
11.Lunar 1 & 2
12.Beyond: Good & Evil (Hey, if Zelda counts as an RPG this better too!)
13.Rouge Galaxy
14.Legacy Of Kain(Again, how the hell has no-one mentioned this yet?)
15.K.O.T.O.R.

Posted on May 20, 2010 8:11:04 AM PDT
Mr Francis says:
There are many great RPGs but IMO there is four greats of all time:
1# Final Fantasy VII (the best of all)
2# Star Wars KOTOR
3# Final Fantasy Tactics
4# Dragon Age Origins
Honoray Mentions: Oblivion and Fallout 3 but the stories in my top four are far better.

Posted on May 20, 2010 10:54:55 AM PDT
I'd have to say final fantasy 12. The game is a gem, and way under rated.

Posted on May 20, 2010 11:57:11 AM PDT
All you newbies missed out of the greatest of them all:

Final Fantasy III for the SNES (Final Fantasy VI in Japan). Accept no substitutes...

I agree with many of the people here that Final Fantasy XII was underrated. It's a shame, too: because of its lackluster reception, we were forced to stomach Final Fantasy XIII. :-(

Posted on May 20, 2010 1:30:34 PM PDT
yea, Final Fantasy III for the SNES was pretty good. Did anyone mention the secret of mana? I can't remember.....

Posted on May 20, 2010 8:16:31 PM PDT
Anyone who doesn't say Wizardry 8 probably hasn't played it.

Posted on May 27, 2010 11:11:16 AM PDT
michael says:
Toss up between Final Fantasy 3/6 and Dragon
Quest 8

Posted on May 27, 2010 12:52:21 PM PDT
M. Gaudet says:
Final Fantasy VI, also known as final fantasy III on the US SNES.

Posted on Jun 3, 2010 7:51:15 PM PDT
whatever says:
I liked Kings Field 2 and Leisure Suit Larry.
Can you call Zelda an RPG?
I always thought Zelda was more action.
If you're calling it RPG, I pick Link to the Past from Super Nintendo also.

Posted on Jun 3, 2010 8:23:59 PM PDT
dredspider says:
I'd say my Tops in no particular order:
- FF13(love it or hate it for everyone lol),FF7,FF6, FF10,FF 3 and 4 DS versions
- Kingdom Hearts 1 and 2, 365/2 was pretty good for a DS game also
-Vagrant Story
- Star Ocean:Till the end of time
-Grandia II(Dreamcast Version)
-Dragon Age Origins
-Demon's Souls

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 4, 2010 1:27:16 PM PDT
Last edited by the author on Jun 4, 2010 1:27:43 PM PDT
You know, when somebody who avoids a game as best he can is able to more accurately identify the title of one of your favorite games than you are, I think that says something. I'm not entirely sure what, but something could probably be said.

By the way, it's 358/2.

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 7, 2010 1:22:02 AM PDT
Agreed. I actually was able to finish it but the story was complete crap. People will be out for my blood now. And i couldn't agree with your more on FFTactics. While not my favorite it is a masterpiece and i think out of all the FF games it has the best story.

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 7, 2010 1:26:24 AM PDT
i can always spot out the people from my generation. I agree with all your choices. I find alot of younger people worship FFX but they hate the classics. I've spent more gaming hours on FFVI than any other game. Kudos to you

Posted on Jun 7, 2010 9:44:13 AM PDT
To be fair, I think a lot of the "classics" attained that status because of nostalgia. I don't understand what people like so much about Chrono Trigger, although I love a lot of SNES rpgs.

Posted on Jun 7, 2010 11:15:44 PM PDT
I can agree with that definitely, but i also believe they set the bar for alot of jrpgs today, not so much the western ones. But yeah if i picked up chrono trigger for the first time today i probably wouldn't be into it as much as i was 15 years ago.

Posted on Jun 8, 2010 9:45:10 PM PDT
I actually still play Chrono Trigger to this day :) I always liked the concept of traveling thru time.

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 11, 2010 3:44:55 PM PDT
Sparhawk says:
Compelling characters, an excellent soundtrack, a world that needs saving and that you can actually save, an action-esque battle system that still rewards statistical and descision-making mastery, multiple endings, and exploiting time travel.

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 30, 2010 12:01:13 PM PDT
soulblazer was awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwesome!!!!!!

Posted on Jul 1, 2010 6:59:34 AM PDT
StriderNeo15 says:
Tales of the Abyss, followed closely by Xenogears.

Posted on Jul 1, 2010 7:41:51 AM PDT
D. Leblanc says:
I'd have to say either Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening, Demon's Souls, Disgaea, or S.T.A.L.K.E.R Shadow of Chernobyl. Much better than Fallout 3! :)
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