Sega/Sonic Team

ConsoleNameDeveloperLucca's Observations
3DS7th Dragon III Code: VFDSegaThe only game in the 3rd-person dungeon crawling series to make it to the west, keeps party customization and turn-based combat intact
Game GearAx Battler: A Legend of Golden AxeAspect/SegaSide-scrolling ARPG; no leveling but magic pots can be used to upgrade skills
JP Mega DriveBahamut SenkiSegaA fantasy war simulator with 8 different armies to choose from; units can rank up and become stronger, combat is both turn-based and real-time
Game GearCrystal WarriorsSegaPretty standard SRPG for the time
3DSCrystal Warriors (VC)SegaSee GG
Game GearDefenders of OasisSegaTurn-based JRPG with a Thousand and One Nights theme
3DSDefenders of Oasis (VC)SegaSee GG
Game GearDragon CrystalSegaKinda like a demake of Fatal Labyrinth
Master SystemDragon Crystal (PAL/JP only)SegaSimilar to Fatal Labyrinth, gain levels by fighting monsters (but no XP)
3DSDragon Crystal (VC)SegaSee GG
SaturnDragon ForceJ-Force/SegaAn RTS JRPG with 8 different factions to play as
JP SaturnDragon Force II: Kamisarishi Daichi NiSegaPretty similar to the first
GenesisFatal LabyrinthSegaSemi-roguelike ARPG, levels are shown as "ranks," items found can either greatly help or hinder you
SaturnMagic Knight RayearthSegaARPG based on the anime, plays differently than the SFC version, very low print run in the US
JP Game GearMahou Kishi RayearthCKYDT/SegaA different game than the Saturn and SFC ones - but also turn-based
JP Game GearMoldorian: Hikari to Yami no SisterSegaReally good artwork, a turn-based battle system that gives you only seconds to input commands
Master SystemPhantasy StarSegaSci-fi JRPG great-grandpappy
DSPhantasy Star 0Sonic TeamThink Phantasy Star Online, but with crunchier graphics and a full-fledged story mode
GBAPhantasy Star CollectionDigital Eclipse/SegaPorts of the first 3 Phantasy Star games
GenesisPhantasy Star IISegaThe Sci-fi JRPG, text-based adventures featuring characters from the game also exist
Xbox 360Phantasy Star II (DL only)SegaSee GEN
GenesisPhantasy Star III: Generations of DoomSegaWent for a more traditional fantasy slant as opposed to the sci-fi seen in the rest of the series
GenesisPhantasy Star IV: The End of the MillenniumSegaIf you liked the other games in the series, you'll love this one!
DreamcastPhantasy Star OnlineSonic TeamARPG, first online console game
Xbox SeriesPhantasy Star Online 2Sega Online R&DSee XBO
Xbox OnePhantasy Star Online 2 (DL only)Sega Online R&DMMOARPG with a single-player storyline and absolutely tons of cosmetics (and matching microtransactions)
Xbox OnePhantasy Star Online 2: New GenesisSega Online R&DSee XS
Xbox SeriesPhantasy Star Online 2: New GenesisSega Online R&DAn expansion/replacement of sorts of the original MMO that takes place 1000 years in the future
GameCubePhantasy Star Online: Episode I & IISonic TeamAdds entirely new content for Episode II, AKA Phantasy Star Online: Blue Burst
GameCubePhantasy Star Online: Episode I & II PlusSonic TeamPSO with additional formerly online-only quests and items
XboxPhantasy Star Online Episode I & IISonic TeamEveryone likes playing MMORPGs with clunky controllers!
GameCubePhantasy Star Online Episode III: C.A.R.D. RevolutionSonic TeamGrid-and-turn-based card battling system, because that was the style at the time
DreamcastPhantasy Star Online Ver. 2.0Sonic TeamAn expanded version of the original
PSPPhantasy Star PortableAlfa System/Sonic TeamSequel to Phantasy Star Universe, plays in a similar ARPG style, customizable player character, mission-based structure
Xbox 360Phantasy Star UniverseSonic TeamMostly the same as PS2, but Ambition of the Illuminus is a free DLC instead
PS2Phantasy Star UniverseSonic TeamARPG with a PSO-like combat style, had both online and offline modes (only offline persists to this day)
PS2Phantasy Star Universe: Ambition of the IlluminusSonic TeamStandalone expansion to Phantasy Star Universe
N-GagePocket Kingdom: Own the WorldSegaA spiritual sequel to Dragon Force, but with insane amounts of groan-inducing leet-speak and lots of tongue-in-cheek self-awareness
JP 3DSPuyo Puyo ChronicleSonic TeamArle (from Madou Monogatari- a deep cut) has to find a way home in an RPG mode complete with leveling, where combat is conducted via Puyo
PS5Puyo Puyo Tetris 2Sega/Sonic TeamFeatures Skill Battles wherein you must reduce your opponent's HP to 0 with the help of selected skills (and level up in other modes)!
Xbox OnePuyo Puyo Tetris 2Sega/Sonic TeamSee PS5
SwitchPuyo Puyo Tetris 2Sega/Sonic TeamSee PS5
Xbox SeriesPuyo Puyo Tetris 2Sega/Sonic TeamSee PS5
PS4Puyo Puyo Tetris 2Sega/Sonic TeamSee PS5
JP Mega DriveRent-A-HeroSegaDo errands for the local populace to upgrade your super suit! Fighting game-like battles, very tongue-in-cheek
JP Game GearRoyal StoneSegaSequel to Crystal Warriors - this is a standard but pretty SRPG all about revenge
PS2Sakura Wars: So Long, My LoveSega/RED EntertainmentMech SRPG/dating sim goodness in 1920s New York, the first of the series to be localized
WiiSakura Wars: So Long, My LoveSega/RED Entertainment/Idea FactoryNo major changes from the PS2 version save for a lack of JP voices
SwitchSega Ages: Phantasy StarSegaMostly the same as the original release, but with QoL features like auto-mapping of dungeons and adjusting the rate of XP gain (if desired)
Xbox OneShining Resonance RefrainO-Two/Sega/Media.VisionSee PS4
SwitchShining Resonance RefrainO-Two/Sega/Media.VisionSee PS4
PS4Shining Resonance RefrainO-Two/Sega/Media.VisionEnhanced port of a previously JP-only PS3 game with added storylines; a serviceable ARPG with some dating sim elements
Master SystemSpellCasterSegaARPG in combat (plays much like Shinobi), point-and-click-like in towns, story progression increases stats
GenesisSword of VermilionSegaOverworld traversal in first and third-person, combat is done ARPG-style
JP Mega DriveTougi-Ou: King ColossusSegaAnother Ys wannabe
PS3Valkyria ChroniclesSegaSquad-focused SRPG with real-time troop movement limited by AP, tanks are also controllable (and destructable)
PSPValkyria Chronicles 2SegaPlays a lot like the first, but with a more school-like setting compared to the first game
VitaValkyria Chronicles 2 (DL only)SegaSee PSP
JP PSPValkyria Chronicles 3Sega/Media.VisionRuns parallel to the first game, dark in tone but very anime-like characters, plays like the other games in the series
PS4Valkyria Chronicles 4Sega/Media.VisionPlays much like the other numbered entries with the grit of the first game; adds a new class and assist options in the thick of battle
SwitchValkyria Chronicles 4Sega/Media.VisionSee PS4
Xbox OneValkyria Chronicles 4Sega/Media.VisionSee PS4
PS4Valkyria Chronicles RemasteredSegaImproves the already gorgeous look of the first game and includes all DLC, otherwise is the same as the original
SwitchValkyria Chronicles Remastered (DL only)SegaSee PS4
PS2Virtua QuestSega-AM2/ToseARPG with a main character so lame, he has to capture the souls of the Virtua Fighter characters to become cool
GameCubeVirtua QuestSega-AM2/ToseAn ARPG starring a lame kid who has to enslave the souls of Virtua Fighter characters to become cool
PS3Yakuza 3Amusement Vision/SegaContinues Kiryu's story but takes out a fair amount of content due to rushed localization (hostess clubs, for example)
PS3Yakuza 4Amusement Vision/SegaAdds additional protagonists in addition to furthering Kiryu's saga (with tons to do in Kamurocho as always)
PS3Yakuza: Dead SoulsSegaNon-canonical spinoff taking place after Yakuza 4; 4 playable protagonists and reduced exploration ability (on account of there being zombies everywhere)
Master SystemYs: The Vanished OmensFalcom/SegaSome dungeon areas are horizontally flipped, but is otherwise generally similar to the original release