JRPG Randomizer 50

A random list of JRPGs from the JRPG Index
ConsoleNameDeveloperLucca's Observations
3DSAdventure Labyrinth Story (DL only)RideonNot the most impressive roguelike dungeon-crawl, but solid enough
3DSEver OasisGrezzoAn ARPG with lots of town-building elements; you gather items to help build up the oasis and make it better while you level up in the meantime
3DSLord of Magna: Maiden HeavenMarvelousA tad unfinished, due to the developer going bankrupt midway through production, but a solid overhead free-roaming position-based SRPG nonetheless
DSDokapon JourneySuzakHybrid JRPG/board game, super duper cute!
DSFossil League: Dino Tournament ChampionshipMTOAnother dinosaur-themed Pokemon clone, but uses actual dinosaurs rather than made-up creatures
DSG.G Series: The Last Knight (DSiWare)Genterprise/SuzakBland budget top-down dungeon crawler with repetitive environments and music
DSIzuna 2: The Unemployed Ninja ReturnsNinja StudioPlays like the first with similar tone, but adds a tag system for exploring dungeons; lots of grinding is necessary to complete
DSLufia: Curse of the SinistralsNeverlandRemake of Lufia II, with 3D graphics and ARPG gameplay instead of the series' traditional turn-based style
DSMy World, My WayGlobal A EntertainmentThe main character is a spoiled princess who can literally pout her way into changing the difficulty of battles and the terrain itself
GBAKingdom Hearts: Chain of MemoriesJupiterThe first of many, many side stories- takes place between KH I and II, uses a card battling system
GBAMega Man Battle Network 2CapcomMore or less the same as the first, but a bit more customizable, and no auto-healing after every battle
JP DSSaGa 3: Jikuu no Hasha - Shadow or LightRacjin/Square EnixGiven the same treatment as its predecessor from Final Fantasy Legend III
JP Game GearShining Force Gaiden: Final ConflictSonic Software PlanningTypical Shining Force gameplay, takes place after SFCD but before SFII, links SFI and II together
JP PS2Namco x CapcomMonolith SoftPredecessor to Project X Zone, SRPG with combo-based gameplay
JP PSPSD Gundam G Generation OverworldBandai NamcoSRPG that contains Gundam designs from 35 different iterations of the series, plays like Super Robot Wars
JP PSXBomberman WarsMetro CorporationSRPG with Bomberman flair, different types of units have different bomb-placing abilities (which can be increased)
Master SystemPhantasy StarSegaSci-fi JRPG great-grandpappy
PS2Dirge of Cerberus: Final Fantasy VIISquare EnixAn ARPG starring Midgar's favorite brooding gun-toting mutant
PS2Metal SagaSuccessFirst Metal Max series game to be localized, post-apocalyptic setting with some vehicle combat
PS2Shin Megami Tensei: Digital Devil Saga 2AtlusSee above - direct sequel to Digital Devil Saga
PS4I Am Setsuna (DL only)Tokyo RPG FactoryPlays a lot like Chrono Trigger in combat with some additional enhancements, story is linear with some minimal sidequesting post-game
PS4Inferno Climber: Reborn (DL only)Arc System WorksAn ARPG/survival sim hybrid of dubious quality with 8 different playable characters
PS4Senran Kagura Burst Re:NewalHoney Parade/TamsoftChanges gameplay perspective to 3D (as opposed to the 2.5D of the original), adds more characters via DLC
PS4Touhou Genso Wanderer ReloadedAqua StyleAdds all DLC from the original, new story content, and characters; tweaks some gameplay mechanics
PS4Yakuza: Like a DragonRyu ga Gotoku StudioSee XBO
PSPFavorite Dear: Jyunpaku no Yogensha (PSone Classics)NEC InterchannelSee PS3
PSPGrowlanser: Wayfarer of TimeCareer SoftActually Growlanser IV, an SRPG with important life-or-death choices, some dating sim elements, and free-range movement in addition to limit break-type attacks
PSPShin Megami Tensei: PersonaAtlusAdds the previously excluded Snow Queen Quest, readjusts difficulty levels and encounter rates, and reworks the dialogue to be more modern
PSXParasite Eve IISquareMore of a survival-horror slant than the first game, including tank controls!
SaturnMagic Knight RayearthSegaARPG based on the anime, plays differently than the SFC version, very low print run in the US
SFCFEDA: The Emblem of JusticeMax EntertainmentSRPG developed by some of the Shining Force team, features a morality-based system
SwitchAtelier Rorona: The Alchemist of Arland DX (DL only)GustSee PS4
SwitchDestiny Connect: Tick-Tock TravelersNippon IchiSee PS4
SwitchMoero Chronicle HyperCompile Heart/Idea FactoryFirst-person dungeon crawl where everything is steeped in sexual innuendo
SwitchNights of Azure 2: Bride of the New MoonGustSee PS4
VitaA.W.: Phoenix Festa (delisted)Aplus/Bandai NamcoBased on the anime adaptation of the Asterisk War light novel series, is more of a 3D anime arena fighter/visual novel hybrid
VitaAsdivine HeartsExe-CreateSee Wii U
VitaFinal Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions (DL only)Tose/Square EnixSee PSP
VitaFront Mission 3 (PSone Classics)SquareSee PSX
VitaHarvest Moon: Back to Nature (PSone Classics)Victor Interactive SoftwareSee PSX
VitaThe Caligula Effect (DL only)AquriaWritten by the writer of Persona 1/2; any NPC can be recruited into the party after raising affinity enough, combat is tactical and based on heavy comboing
VitaToukiden: The Age of DemonsOmega ForceKoei Tecmo's Monster Hunter clone; targeting specific body parts of demons to collect particular spoils is crucial to attribute improvement
VitaWarriors of the Lost Empire (DL only)Platinum EggSee PSP
VitaWhat Did I Do To Deserve This, My Lord!? 2 (DL only)AcquireSee PSP
Xbox 360Final Fantasy XIIISquare EnixLinear gameplay with a fast-paced turn-based battle system; the worldbuilding seems to do more harm than good
Xbox OneAlvastia Chronicles (DL only)Exe-CreateSee Vita
Xbox OneAsdivine Hearts II (DL only)Exe-CreateSee Vita
Xbox OneFinal Fantasy Type-0 HDHexaDrive/Square EnixSee PS4
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
WonderswanDigimon Adventure 02: D1 TamersSIMS/BandaiDirect sequel to Tag Tamers, mostly the same, but utilizes the Wonderswan Color's palette
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