List of Best Indie RPG Games
RPGs are some of the most immersive and captivating games out there. Imagine combining that characteristic with the creative freedom that indie developers have. The result? Some of the most unique and interesting indie RPGs that you’ll ever come across. Below, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best indie RPGs of the past decade.
Divinity: Original Sin II
Divinity: Original Sin II is a tactical RPG released in 2017. The game is set in the world of Rivellon, where players take control of a custom character. The game sold 700,000 copies a month after its release.
Hades is a roguelike indie RPG released in 2018 from Supergiant Games. The game is set in the Greek underworld and has the player take control of Zagreus, the son of Hades. The game was nominated for several Games of the Year awards and won Best indie Game at The Game Awards 2020.
Disco Elysium, released in 2019, is set in the city of Revachol and has players take control of a detective who suffers from amnesia. The game won several Game of the Year awards from different publications.
Curse Of The Dead Gods
Curse of the Dead Gods is a roguelike indie RPG released in 2020. The game has the player take control of an adventurer who explores temples filled with traps, enemies, and treasure. Difficult gameplay loop? This game has mastered it!
Barbearian, released in 2018, is an RPG that “feels” different. According to GameRant, gamers enjoy “high-octane, action-packed gameplay”, especially in this game that doesn’t take itself too seriously.
Rogue Legacy 2
Rogue Legacy 2 is a roguelike indie RPG released in 2020. The game has the player take control of a character who explores procedurally-generated dungeons. The game is a sequel to the 2013 indie hit Rogue Legacy.
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