What are the best RPGs for Android?

25 solutions

According to 4239 contributors

  • #1
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    Carl Scott - March 15, 2017

    "Some people don't like the graphics on this one, but I think they add to the "Rogue" appeal of the game. That and there are enough monsters and traps and victories to keep me digging deeper and deeper into this game. A solid 5 stars." Read more

    Comments about "Pixel Dungeon" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Carl Scott - March 15, 2017

      "Some people don't like the graphics on this one, but I think they add to the "Rogue" appeal of the game. That and there are enough monsters and traps and victories to keep me digging deeper and deeper into this game. A solid 5 stars."

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      Billy Brewer - May 6, 2017

      "No good RPG's on Android, until I found this gem. Pixel Dungeon is like your living in Medieval Times, and has tons of surprising elements. This is a pretty original game, and a surprising game for Android. "

  • #2
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    Megan Mason - April 4, 2017

    "I love this! Exactly what I was looking for -- a fun RPG I can play on my phone. This reminds me a lot of WoW, except that I don't have to play with other people. I will spend far to much time playing this game, I can already tell." Read more

    Comments about "Eternium: Mage And Minions" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Megan Mason - April 4, 2017

      "I love this! Exactly what I was looking for -- a fun RPG I can play on my phone. This reminds me a lot of WoW, except that I don't have to play with other people. I will spend far to much time playing this game, I can already tell."

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    Sharon Reynolds - March 4, 2017

    "A cute RPG game that I enjoyed playing on my Android phone. I always like games where you find better weapons, etc. as you travel. It can be addicting to always want to upgrade your loot." Read more

    Comments about "Ys Chronicles 1" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Sharon Reynolds - March 4, 2017

      "A cute RPG game that I enjoyed playing on my Android phone. I always like games where you find better weapons, etc. as you travel. It can be addicting to always want to upgrade your loot."

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      Diane Young - January 11, 2017

      "Beautiful game, Japanese anime style done very well. Works well on Android touch screen."

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    Barbara Ward - February 8, 2017

    "This game is really role playing at its best. If you enjoy games with a fun and engaging story, this retro style game will be perfect for you. There are comments throughout the game that are cute and motivational. " Read more

    Comments about "Knights of Pen & Paper +1" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Barbara Ward - February 8, 2017

      "This game is really role playing at its best. If you enjoy games with a fun and engaging story, this retro style game will be perfect for you. There are comments throughout the game that are cute and motivational. "

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      Emily Lawson - July 6, 2017

      "I have long commutes on the train every morning, so I was looking for a game that was both diverting and also captivating. Knights of Pen & Paper has a really fun interface, and I love the art! It's kept my commutes from becoming too boring. "

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    Jacob Dixon - February 17, 2017

    "This is incredibly short and hard to recommend at full price. However, if you find it on sale for 99 cents then i'd say go for it!" Read more

    Comments about "Evoland" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Jacob Dixon - February 17, 2017

      "This is incredibly short and hard to recommend at full price. However, if you find it on sale for 99 cents then i'd say go for it!"

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      Cynthia Burns - February 25, 2017

      "An RPG game for android is awesome. i love the idea that as you play you're evolving through the evolution of video games. "

  • #6
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    Jack Gibson - May 3, 2017

    "I wanted to download an RPG on my phone to kill time at work. Titan Quest Anniversary edition was just what I needed. Being able to get myself into the land of Ancient Greece and Egypt, I went about trying to conquer all I could. Very detailed and entertaining for anyone." Read more

    Comments about "Titan Quest Anniversary Edition" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Jack Gibson - May 3, 2017

      "I wanted to download an RPG on my phone to kill time at work. Titan Quest Anniversary edition was just what I needed. Being able to get myself into the land of Ancient Greece and Egypt, I went about trying to conquer all I could. Very detailed and entertaining for anyone."

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      Julie Williamson - April 2, 2017

      "Fun action computer game, this is the anniversary edition and it takes place in Ancient Greece, Ancient Egypt and the silk Road. I enjoyed playing but I still prefer Titan Quest Immortal Throne. "

  • #7
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    Elizabeth Wright - June 12, 2017

    "A fun little game, but not what you'd call spectacular. It is noticeable for its sarcastic humor and that makes it endearing, definitely. But the frequent spelling errors somehow add a clunky, sloppy feel to it, which should have been easy to avoid. And although it is enjoyable,..." Read more

    Comments about "Doom & Destiny" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Elizabeth Wright - June 12, 2017

      "A fun little game, but not what you'd call spectacular. It is noticeable for its sarcastic humor and that makes it endearing, definitely. But the frequent spelling errors somehow add a clunky, sloppy feel to it, which should have been easy to avoid. And although it is enjoyable, I must admit I ended up feeling I had wasted my time after playing 20 minutes of it. Which doesn't happen to me that often. So..."

  • #8
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    Barbara Hopkins - January 7, 2017

    "If you've been craving a role playing game for Star Wars and have an Android phone, you're in luck. You have to save the Republic on your quest and fight with the Jedis. This game is seriously the best for major Star Wars fans. " Read more

    Comments about "STAR WARS: Knights of the Old Republic" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Barbara Hopkins - January 7, 2017

      "If you've been craving a role playing game for Star Wars and have an Android phone, you're in luck. You have to save the Republic on your quest and fight with the Jedis. This game is seriously the best for major Star Wars fans. "

  • #9
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    Doris Carroll - April 30, 2017

    "This is a great RPG to play. It's also affordable. " Read more

    Comments about "Aralon Sword and Shadow " as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Doris Carroll - April 30, 2017

      "This is a great RPG to play. It's also affordable. "

  • #10
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    Software

    Windows, Mac

    $19.99 - Deluxe Edition ($22.99)

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    Nicholas Ellis - January 18, 2017

    "Just as in life, making decisions with unclear consequences is the main point of The Banner Saga. You should not assume anything as kindness can lead to failure while being less than kind can aid your success. I just follow my instincts, apply some logical reasoning, and hope..." Read more

    Comments about "The Banner Saga" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Nicholas Ellis - January 18, 2017

      "Just as in life, making decisions with unclear consequences is the main point of The Banner Saga. You should not assume anything as kindness can lead to failure while being less than kind can aid your success. I just follow my instincts, apply some logical reasoning, and hope for the best."

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      Bryan Holland - April 25, 2017

      "Great game with hours of enjoyment. Highly recommend you to buy it!"

  • #11
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    Daniel Williams - March 6, 2017

    "I was looking for a game where I could build an empire. Final Fantasy is fun to play, smooth, and has great graphics. " Read more

    Comments about "Final Fantasy XV: A New Empire" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Daniel Williams - March 6, 2017

      "I was looking for a game where I could build an empire. Final Fantasy is fun to play, smooth, and has great graphics. "

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      Willie Salazar - March 24, 2017

      "I love Final Fantasy and strategy games. Final Fantasy XV: A New Empire is great to play on the go or when hanging out at home. It's like Final Fantasy Tactics, but much nicer to look at! I really enjoy the multiplayer aspect."

  • #12
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    Christian Berry - May 3, 2017

    "The Shadowrun game series is a great RPG series. Shadowrun for Android is great and is a FULL RPG game all on your mobile device. And its at a great price." Read more

    Comments about "Shadowrun Returns" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Christian Berry - May 3, 2017

      "The Shadowrun game series is a great RPG series. Shadowrun for Android is great and is a FULL RPG game all on your mobile device. And its at a great price."

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      Jessica Griffin - February 10, 2017

      "I was looking for a RPG on android. I found Shadowrun Returns. Its was a great turn based rpg and it kept me busy for hours."

  • #13
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    Janice Pearson - May 19, 2017

    "Over a million downloads for this RPG game and 4.5 stars so I was excited to try. Very fun game where you can customize your battle gear and upgrade your battle skills." Read more

    Comments about "Dungeon Hunter 4" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Janice Pearson - May 19, 2017

      "Over a million downloads for this RPG game and 4.5 stars so I was excited to try. Very fun game where you can customize your battle gear and upgrade your battle skills."

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      Richard Austin - June 4, 2017

      "I have always been a huge fan of the Dungeon Hunter series and this version does not disappoint. Easily one of the best action RPG's I have played over the years. The graphics are engaging and the game play is very satisfying. Multiplayer is fantastic and very smooth while also be quite challenging. "

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    Jose Chavez - February 1, 2017

    "If you're a fan of rick and morty and RPGs you'll love this little game. It's sort of a cross over of pokemon. Amazing game." Read more

    Comments about "Pocket Mortys" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Jose Chavez - February 1, 2017

      "If you're a fan of rick and morty and RPGs you'll love this little game. It's sort of a cross over of pokemon. Amazing game."

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      Jordan Butler - May 5, 2017

      "If you love Rick And Morty you will love Pocket Mortys"

  • #15
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    Louis Rice - March 23, 2017

    "There are not many great RPGs on Android. The Bard's Tale is an amazing exception. The game is constantly exciting and absolutely worth every minute!" Read more

    Comments about "The Bard's Tale" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Louis Rice - March 23, 2017

      "There are not many great RPGs on Android. The Bard's Tale is an amazing exception. The game is constantly exciting and absolutely worth every minute!"

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      Walter Walker - June 6, 2017

      "If you are looking for a good RPG for Android The Bard's Tale is your game."

  • #16
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    Jordan Walsh - June 21, 2017

    "I was very excited to see this game from 1997 being offered on my phone. I was pretty happy until I used the arrow keys to select and up pops a prompt that allows all of my character stats to be set to their maximum values. I wish they would have left this out of the game but..." Read more

    Comments about "Final Fantasy VII" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Jordan Walsh - June 21, 2017

      "I was very excited to see this game from 1997 being offered on my phone. I was pretty happy until I used the arrow keys to select and up pops a prompt that allows all of my character stats to be set to their maximum values. I wish they would have left this out of the game but I still found it fun even after all these years."

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      Steven Snyder - June 29, 2017

      "Final Fantasy 7 is the next in a long line of RPG's in the FF series. You can now play on android which is great if you're traveling It works great on my Samsung s8 and I expect it would run on most newer phones fairly well. If you like Final Fantasy you should check this out."

  • #17
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    William Gomez - May 31, 2017

    "Crashlands is the RPG for Android you have been looking for" Read more

    Comments about "Crashlands" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      William Gomez - May 31, 2017

      "Crashlands is the RPG for Android you have been looking for"

  • #18
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    Austin Long - February 20, 2017

    "If you haven't already played Baldur's Gate then I have to question your sanity. Now, even if you have played it.. Now you can replay it on the go! This is a classic and honestly, everyone should experience it." Read more

    Comments about "Baldur's Gate II" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Austin Long - February 20, 2017

      "If you haven't already played Baldur's Gate then I have to question your sanity. Now, even if you have played it.. Now you can replay it on the go! This is a classic and honestly, everyone should experience it."

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    Ashley Austin - June 15, 2017

    "I wanted a RPG game for android system. Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King seemed highly rated and I found out why. Its incredibly good, and I'm glad I found it!" Read more

    Comments about "Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Ashley Austin - June 15, 2017

      "I wanted a RPG game for android system. Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King seemed highly rated and I found out why. Its incredibly good, and I'm glad I found it!"

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    Janice Mendoza - June 1, 2017

    "This game is available on the Play Store, and is described as a free to play RPG. It seems like a good solution to the problem." Read more

    Comments about "Dungeon Hunter 5" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Janice Mendoza - June 1, 2017

      "This game is available on the Play Store, and is described as a free to play RPG. It seems like a good solution to the problem."

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      Albert Brewer - March 26, 2017

      "Dungeon hunter 5 is an arpg for mobile devices and it's actually pretty fun "

  • #22
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    Bryan May - June 10, 2017

    "In Game of Thrones Ascent i join my allies from Game of Thrones for an epic adventure fighting my way to power. I fight my way through awesome quests all over the awesome world from Game of Thrones." Read more

    Comments about "Game of Thrones Ascent" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Bryan May - June 10, 2017

      "In Game of Thrones Ascent i join my allies from Game of Thrones for an epic adventure fighting my way to power. I fight my way through awesome quests all over the awesome world from Game of Thrones."

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      Craig James - April 13, 2017

      "This is a really fun game. Since I love the show, I decided to give it a try. It has plenty of adventure and fun."

  • #23
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    Victoria Warren - March 27, 2017

    "I'm always searching the app store/Google Play for RPGs for Android, and also used to play a lot of Nintendo back in the day. I was pretty stoked to find Fire Emblem Heroes for Android! I used to love that game on Nintendo! You can use characters from all over Fire Emblem! Truck..." Read more

    Comments about "Fire Emblem Heroes" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Victoria Warren - March 27, 2017

      "I'm always searching the app store/Google Play for RPGs for Android, and also used to play a lot of Nintendo back in the day. I was pretty stoked to find Fire Emblem Heroes for Android! I used to love that game on Nintendo! You can use characters from all over Fire Emblem! Truck loads of fun in this title!"

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      Jose Flores - July 3, 2017

      "I enjoy playing RPGs and was looking for one I could take with me on my Android phone. I came across Fire Emblem Heroes, which is made by Nintendo, and was very surprised by the content and detail. I was worried this was a watered down version of a more mainstream game, but it had a lot of depth and it was very fun. I would highly recommend this game!"

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    Patricia Duncan - January 27, 2017

    "King's Bounty: Legions has outstanding graphics. The online play is surprisingly good for a mobile app." Read more

    Comments about "King's Bounty: Legions" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Patricia Duncan - January 27, 2017

      "King's Bounty: Legions has outstanding graphics. The online play is surprisingly good for a mobile app."

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      Arthur Roberts - February 25, 2017

      "King's Bounty: Legions is a very popular RPG available on Android's Google Play store. It features many locations, quests, weapons, and some great visuals. It also allows player to play together and invite friends to take on battles in this great title."

  • #25
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    Ryan Alvarez - January 19, 2017

    "9th Dawn II is an Android based RPG game. It's only $1.99 and I really liked that they have a demo version to try before purchasing the game. I also really like the multiplayer functions of the game and being able to connect directly to friends. " Read more

    Comments about "9th Dawn II" as one of the best Rpgs for android

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      Ryan Alvarez - January 19, 2017

      "9th Dawn II is an Android based RPG game. It's only $1.99 and I really liked that they have a demo version to try before purchasing the game. I also really like the multiplayer functions of the game and being able to connect directly to friends. "

Summary

Best RPGs for Android
Rank Solutions Type Votes Price
1 Pixel Dungeon Apps 417 Paid
2 Eternium: Mage And Minions Apps 380 Paid
3 Ys Chronicles 1 Apps 357 Paid
4 Knights of Pen & Paper +1 Apps 329 Paid
5 Evoland Apps 329 Paid
6 Titan Quest Anniversary Edition Software 309 Paid
7 Doom & Destiny Software 278 Paid
8 STAR WARS: Knights of the Old Republic Software 270 Paid
9 Aralon Sword and Shadow Apps 250 Paid
10 The Banner Saga Software 221 Paid