Compile Heart

ConsoleNameDeveloperLucca's Observations
SwitchArc of AlchemistCompile HeartSee PS4
PS4Arc of Alchemist (DL only)Compile HeartA humdrum ARPG with character progression partially tied to a base-building system
JP GB+GBCArle no Bouken: Mahou no JewelCompileA monster-training game; monster-summoning cards can be enhanced
PS3Cross EdgeCompile HeartCrossover RPG with characters from Darkstalkers and Disgaea among others, combo-based gameplay, loads of technical issues
PS4Cyberdimension Neptunia: 4 Goddesses OnlineCompile Heart/Idea Factory/TamsoftAnother ARPG starring the Neptune crew, made to mimic an MMO; same problems of reused assets apply; humor is still as tongue-in-cheek as ever
PS4Dark Rose ValkyrieCompile HeartTurn-based combat with turn manipulation features; some visual novel elements including sniffing out a traitor amongst your ranks
PS4Death end re;QuestCompile HeartMany VN elements; a semi-horror JRPG about getting trapped in a VRMMO; some genre-switching elements while exploring, positioning is crucial to combat
SwitchDeath end re;QuestCompile HeartSee PS4
PS4Death end re;Quest 2Compile Heart/Idea FactoryKnocking enemies around in battle returns; VN elements and dark themes are still present, less "virtual" features than the first game
SwitchDeath end re;Quest 2Compile Heart/Idea FactorySee PS4
PS4Dragon Star VarnirCompile HeartTurn-based combat that takes vertical positioning into consideration as well as the standard two-dimensional grid, some dark themes, some fanservice (typical IF/Compile)
SwitchDragon Star VarnirCompile HeartSee PS4
PS3Fairy Fencer FCompile HeartNot the most impressive technically, but a solid turn-based positional battle system and a decent cast of characters
PS4Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark ForceCompile Heart/Idea FactoryAdds two branching story paths, allows for a larger party size in combat, and gives more difficulty options to choose from
SwitchFairy Fencer F: Advent Dark ForceCompile Heart/Idea FactorySee PS4
VitaHyperdevotion Noire: Goddess Black HeartCompile Heart/Idea Factory/StingSRPG Neptunia spinoff with a bunch of fun status effects, units can pair up to confer special abilities
PS3Hyperdimension NeptuniaCompile HeartFirst in a long series of tongue-in-cheek games about the game industry itself; combat is based upon an AP spending system
PS3Hyperdimension Neptunia mk2Compile Heart/Idea FactoryLargely the same as the first, has an affection point system as well as item synthesis
VitaHyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1Compile Heart/Idea Factory/FelistellaReworks the script and expands the storyline, removes some characters while adding others, borrows elements from later entries to improve QoL
VitaHyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2: Sisters GenerationCompile Heart/Idea Factory/FelistellaReworks script, removes some characters and adds others, now uses 2D images in dialogue scenes, borrows elements from later entries to improve QoL
VitaHyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 3: V GenerationCompile Heart/Idea Factory/FelistellaImproves the visuals and voice acting, smooths out the combat system, and boasts a quite large cast
VitaHyperdimension Neptunia U: Action UnleashedCompile Heart/Idea Factory/TamsoftHacky-slashy ARPG with the Nepgirls, has a few clothes-tearing elements
PS3Hyperdimension Neptunia VictoryCompile Heart/Idea FactorySee above, but with more customizable combos in combat
JP SFCMadou Monogatari: Hanamaru Daiyouchi EnjiCompileExtremely unconventional attack and leveling system, but cookies are currency and it's cute!
JP Game GearMadou Monogatari A: Doki Doki VacationCompileArle stops the bad man from cutting down the forest to build an amusement park! In first-person!
JP Mega DriveMadou Monogatari ICompileADORABLE AF, monster capturing mechanic, non-traditional stats/xp gain
JP PC EngineMadou Monogatari I: Honoo no SotsuenjiCompileCute af first-person dungeon crawl; unconventional experience counter, adds voice acting, new monsters and cutscenes/events to the original
JP Game GearMadou Monogatari I: Mitsu no MadouryokuCompileArle doing Arle stuff - just first-person dungeon crawling with the same unorthodox display of stats
JP Game GearMadou Monogatari II: Arle 16-SaiCompileMore Arle doing Arle stuff, but she's 16 now!
JP Game GearMadou Monogatari III: Kyuukyoku Joou-samaCompileDid you know that these games have Puyos in them? And that Arle features in the Puyo Puyo series?
SwitchMary Skelter 2Compile Heart/Idea Factory/ZerodivA first-person dungeon crawler much like the first; juggling corruption in battle and avoiding regenrating boss enemies is important; also contains the first game
VitaMary Skelter: NightmaresCompile HeartFirst-person dungeon crawler that features classic literary characters in very heavy ecchi ways, affection-raising mechanics, and powerful enemies that can ambush you in combat
SwitchMary Skelter FinaleCompile HeartA multi-party fitrst-person dungeon crawler with dense labyrinths and a bonus mode to let you read through the plot of previous entries
PS4Mary Skelter FinaleCompile HeartSee Switch
PS4Megadimension Neptunia VIICompile Heart/Idea FactoryBattle system emphasizes character positioning, goddesses have additional transformations in combat, otherwise same fanservicey Neptune shenanigans
SwitchMegadimension Neptunia VIICompile Heart/Idea FactorySee PS4
PS4Megadimension Neptunia VIIRCompile Heart/Idea FactoryRetells the story from VII, but adds VR compatibility and interludes, changes the battle system, and removes alternate endings
VitaMegaTagmension Blanc + Neptune vs. ZombiesCompile Heart/Idea Factory/TamsoftARPG Neptunia zombie-themed spinoff with combat similar to Neptunia U (but with the clothes-removing thankfully gone), has a multiplayer component
VitaMeiQ: Labyrinth of DeathCompile HeartAnother day, another Vita first-person dungeon crawl; this one has mages and robots fighting in pairs and encourages decision making on who will be doing the attacking
SwitchMoero Chronicle HyperCompile Heart/Idea FactoryFirst-person dungeon crawl where everything is steeped in sexual innuendo
SwitchMoero Crystal H (DL only)Compile Heart/Idea FactoryMore first-person dungeon crawling, just as skeezy as Moero Chronicle Hyper (if not more)
PS3Mugen SoulsCompile Heart/GCRESTOpen-field turn-based RPG where being moe is important to getting stronger… somehow
PS3Mugen Souls ZCompile Heart/GCREST/Idea FactoryVery much like the first, still just as uncomfortable
PS5Neptunia ReVerseCompile Heart/FelistellaA definitive version of Hyperdimension Neptunia featuring a new mode with many gameplay quality and balance changes
PS4Neptunia Virtual StarsCompile Heart/Idea FactoryThe Nepgirls interact with V-tubers in an ARPG featuring both gun-based and hack-and-slash gameplay styles; run-of-the-mill feeling despite the concept
PS4Neptunia x Senran Kagura: Ninja WarsIdea Factory/Compile Heart/TamsoftThe crossover ARPG that hopefully nobody was asking for
PS4Omega QuintetCompile Heart/Galapagos RPGA game starring pop idols with turn-based combat that relies on turn order manipulation; more costume destruction mechanics are unfortunately present
Xbox 360Record of Agarest WarCompile HeartAn extremely long SRPG that encourages careful marriage selection via dating sim elements and takes place over 5 generations
PS3Record of Agarest War (DL only)Compile HeartMulti-generational game with dating sim elements and tactical combat
PS3Record of Agarest War 2Compile Heart/Idea FactoryChange in gameplay to be more combo-based rather than tactical, loveless marriages are possible (but not recommended)
PS3Record of Agarest War ZeroCompile Heart/Idea FactoryPlays like the first game, can connect using save data to unlock characters from the first game, heroines' costumes depend on their feelings towards you
Xbox 360Record of Agarest War ZeroCompile Heart/Idea FactoryPrequel to the first game, with enhanced dating sim elements and the ability to carry over save data from the first game to unlock characters
JP PS2Rogue Hearts DungeonCompile HeartRoguelike dungeon crawl with randomized dungeons, not part of the Mystery Dungeon series though
VitaSorcery Saga: Curse of the Great Curry GodCompile Heart/ZerodivRoguelike with a simple premise; levels reset at the start of each dungeon but equipment levels persist, giving unwanted items to your companion teaches it skills
VitaSuperdimension Neptune VS Sega Hard GirlsCompile HeartSpinoff of the main Neptunia series with similar gameplay; features time traveling across the different Sega console eras
SwitchSuper Neptunia RPGArtisan Studios/Compile Heart/Idea FactorySee PS4
PS4Super Neptunia RPGArtisan Studios/Compile Heart/Idea FactoryTake the Neptunia crew and put them in a Valkyrie Profile-like game and this is the result
VitaTrillion: God of DestructionCompile Heart/Idea FactoryLots of complex stat management in this semi-turn-based, semi-roguelike where the characters you raise will inevitably die only to pass their stats along