New role-playing games are constantly appearing on the market, and the field is hard to keep track of. We’ve created a top 10 ranking of the best free RPG games to help you choose.
If you’re thirsty for a good game of role-playing again, look no further. We have collected our best experiences and created this list for you. So dive into new worlds and leave your everyday life at the front door.
Are you looking for a free alternative to Minecraft: Dungeons, or do you just want to fully enjoy a game like Minecraft on another RPG level? In this voxel-based MMORPG, the world has been stripped of its powers and henceforth is ruled by horrific creatures. Face the dark forces and restore order.
The game is available for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, and macOS. You can download it on the official Trove website.
9. Blade & Soul
This Korean fantasy MMORPG offers four unique races and ten classes of a special kind. Players will have a very elaborately designed game world at their disposal. Visually, it was inspired by the style of artist Hyung Tae Kim. Fight alone or with friends through a variety of dungeons and enjoy the fast and unique combat system.
The title is free-to-play and available for Microsoft Windows on the Blade & Soul website.
8. DC Universe Online
Which team will you join: Batman, Superman, or Wonder Woman? Create your character, choose your weapons and powers, and plunge headfirst into the battles of the DC universe in this MMORPG. A very immersive game made for fans of the superhero genre.
The game is available for Microsoft Windows, Xbox, PlayStation, and Nintendo and can be found on the official DC Universe Online website.
In this MMORPG, you’ll wander through the Sci-Fi fantasy planet Aelion. An alien world with a beautifully designed landscape and an awesome story told. Here you feel especially invited to actively experiment with the different classes: In fact, in this game, it is possible to switch between them very quickly. Another title that made us wonder how it’s actually available for free and a clear recommendation.
The title is available for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, GeForce Now, and Microsoft Windows and can be downloaded on the Skyforge website.
6. Lord of the Rings Online
Become part of the sagas around Middle Earth and plunge into epic battles. You can choose between eleven different classes, seven races, and ten professions. Besides online co-op games with friends, you can also fight side by side with AI. There is also a PvP mode, where you can prove yourself as a worthy warrior with other players.
The game is available for macOS and Microsoft Windows and can be found on the official Lord of the Rings Online website.
In Vindictus, the action is extremely brutal! With very good graphics and sophisticated gameplay, you can choose between 16 different races and engage in breathtaking battles. This game has a very competitive game character, but that makes the battles even more exciting.
Vindictus is free-to-play for Microsoft Windows only. It can be downloaded from the official Vindictus website.
4. Guild Wars 2
In Guild Wars 2, you’ll explore a huge, very detailed game world. The open-world MMORPG has very well-thought-out storytelling and excellent combat system and gameplay. This is another reason why it is one of the best free RPG games. Playing this game, you will have an exciting and immersive time, guaranteed.
The game is available for macOS and Microsoft Windows for free and can be downloaded from this link.
Neverwinter has very well-thought-out and elaborate gameplay mechanics coupled with stunning graphics. Particularly noteworthy is the extremely beautiful design of the environment. The leader is dead, and now all hope lies in you, for there is a fierce war going on in the Forgotten Realms. Now it is up to you to investigate this case and save the nation from destruction and lead it to new greatness.
The game is free-to-play on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, and GeForce Now. Find the game on the official Neverwinter website.
2. Drakensang Online
If you are a fan of the Baldur’s Gate universe, then this free-to-play dungeon crawler will surely excite you. As a ranger, steam mechanic, spellcaster or dragon knight, you’ll have to face the dangers of the many dungeons in eleven different regions, alone or with friends.
The MMORPG is available for Microsoft Windows and macOS on the Drakensang Online website.
1. Path of Exile
This RPG game, released in 2013, was really ahead of its time, offering excellent combat tactics and very clean gameplay. Clearly inspired by the Diablo series, you can slaughter many bloodthirsty foes like zombies and demons, improve your gear and increase your skills. Having only skins to buy that do not alter the gameplay in general, it is an awesome hack and slay that still offers a very immersive and deep experience.
The free RPG is available for Microsoft Windows, macOS, and PlayStation 4 and can be downloaded via the official Path of Exile website.
Did we miss a title on the best free RPG Games list?
Hopefully, you found something new to play with the help of this list. Looking for a free FPS game? We made a list of the best free FPS games also. If you’re more into the cooperative side of playing, we’ve got you covered too: Games like It Takes Two.
Which free MMORPG do you like the most? Did we miss a title? Tell us in the comments below.