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Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

Dark Souls III: The Ringed City

The Xbox One’s most epic, must-play RPGs.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

One of the best RPGs of not only this generation, but any generation, is a must play for any Xbox One owner that is a fan of massive open world RPGs.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

Our game of the for 2014, Dragon Age: Inquisition is another excellent open world RPG that puts together what was good about each of the first two games into a complete package that finally satisfies the majority of the series’ fans.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

Like Bethesda games are one to allow you to do, you can lose hundreds of hours just working on side quests before even touching the compelling main story about a parent searching for their son after a nuclear apocalypse.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

Another Bethesda classic. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, might be on a quest to be on every platform under the sun, but it doesn’t take away from that fact that it’s one of the best RPGs of the last decade.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

Assassin’s Creed went on a much needed hiatus for a year to give the series a chance to reinvigorate itself, and luckily for fans, Ubisoft succeeded. Assassin’s Creed Origins is one of the finest RPGs released in 2017.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

Dark Souls III is the fitting end to a journey that started way back with Demon’s Souls. From Software, the originators of games now known as Souls-Like, Dark Souls III is the culmination of their efforts and expertise.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

Although it got off to a rough start on PC, Diablo III found itself before releasing on the Xbox One and is now one of the most fun dungeon crawlers on the console. Bonus fun if you play locally with friends.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

While we’re still waiting for the newly released and excellent Divinity Original Sin 2 to release for consoles (hopefully), the original is also very good, and very available on the Xbox One.

Obsidian, the people behind classic RPGs like Neverwinter Nights and Dungeon Siege, released Pillars of Eternity to critical acclaim back in 2015. If you’re hankering for an old-school PC RPG game with modern trimmings, Pillars of Eternity is your go-to game.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is the follow up to the successful reboot of the iconic franchise, Deus Ex: Human Revolution. While it hits some stumbles along the way, if you were a fan of the first, or are just a fan of stealth action games with RPG elements, you’ll enjoy Mankind Divided.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

Surprisingly one of the best tactical-RPGs to come out this generation is from the South Park series. The Fractured but Whole is a fast paced TRPG, that will not only challenge you, but also keep you laughing provided you’re a fan of South Park’s, erm, unique humor.

The best MMORPG you’ll find on the Xbox One, The Elder Scrolls Online has come a long way after getting a rehaul via its One Tamriel Update, and now truly feels like playing an Elder Scrolls Game, but well, online!

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

I Am Setsuna is a beautiful JRPG that’s meant to channel some of the great JRPGs from the PlayStation era. While it doesn’t innovate a whole lot, it’s still a solid, fast-paced, and fun modern day JRPG.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

Final Fantasy XV might have taken way too long to actually release, but give it credit for at least not turning up like Duke Nukem Forever. One of the best games of 2016, Final Fantasy XV should appeal to anyone that are fans of action-RPGs.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen is a remaster of one of the best action-RPGs of the previous generation. It takes advantage of the improved hardware of the Xbox One and includes all the previously released DLC and a healthy amount of completely new content exclusive to Dark Arisen.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

OK so while Mass Effect Andromeda fell pretty short of the impossibly high standard set by the original trilogy from the last generation, it still a fine RPG filled with plenty of tough choices to make, and exciting gunplay.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

One of the most addictive games of this generation so far, indie darling Stardew Valley will have fans of farming/life simulators like Harvest Moon addicted for hours on end with its wealth of activities to keep players busy.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

Child of Light is one of the prettiest and charming RPGs to come out this generation. Very simple to pick up and play, if you have an itch for a JRPG-style game (even though it’s not from Japan), Child of Light is gem that won’t bog you down for a long time. It also has a co-op function, which is quite rare for the genre.

Top 20 Best RPGs on Xbox One

Finally we have another one of the best tactical-RPGs in recent memory. Both games are available on the Xbox One, so pick your poison. Play from the start for the full experience or jump right into the slightly more modern of the two games.

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