JRPG Randomizer 50

A random list of JRPGs from the JRPG Index
ConsoleNameDeveloperLucca's Observations
3DSJourney to Kreisia (DL only)Exe-CreateYet another Kemco game, this one with a modern-day-hero-in-fantasy-times premise; tries to lampshade the genre a bit, weapon skills work similarly to FFIX
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
3DSYo-kai Watch 2: Fleshy Souls/Bony SpiritsLevel-5Frequently retreads the same ground as the first game, with Pokemon-styled version splitting to collect all the Yo-kai
DSEtrian OdysseyAtlus/LancarseClassic-styled first-person dungeon crawler with punishing difficulty, requires dungeon mapping via the stylus
GBAFinal Fantasy Tactics AdvanceSquare EnixFar lighter tone than the original FFT, many battles have tricky restrictions due to judges
GenesisLandstalker: The Treasures of King NoleClimax EntertainmentIsometric and very Zelda-like, gathering items increases both life and strength
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
JP FCGanbare Goemon Gaiden: Kieta Ougon KiseruKonamiHumorous turn-based game set in medieval Japan
JP FCKouryuu Densetsu Villgust GaidenPlexIt's got a catgirl. Strange battle system! Side-story to the SNES game
JP SFCHeracles no Eikou IV: Kamigami Kara no OkurimonoData EastA multitude of different avatars to play as, each with its own attributes and perspectives on storyline events
PS2.hack Part 2: MutationCyberConnect2ARPG that tries to mimic early MMO features
PS2.hack part 4: QuarantineCyberConnect2ARPG that tries to mimic early MMO features
PS2Ephemeral FantasiaKCEJRhythm mini-games are not enough to save this garbage time-looping game
PS2Mana Khemia: Alchemists of Al-RevisGustGo to school, learn some alchemy, and use action points instead of XP to grow your characters!
PS2Suikoden IIIKCETThe turn-based epic saga continues, a variety of protagonists, can import data from the PSX games for bonuses
PS2Ys: The Ark of NapishtimFalcomTechnically Ys VI; Adol can jump now, so that's cool
PS3GrimGrimoire (PS2 Classics)VanillawareSee PS2
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)
PS4Dragon Quest Builders 2Omega Force/Square EnixRestore the world of Dragon Quest 2 by completing requests for villagers and questing for materials, leveling both your character and village along the way
PS4God Eater 2: Rage BurstShiftSee Vita
PSPSummon Night 5FelistellaFirst game in the main series to be localized, an SRPG with morale elements (having a lot after battle can help increase character skills)
PSPWild Arms 2 (PSone Classics)Media.VisionSee PSX
PSXKartia: The Word of FateAtlusSRPG initially localized as a Blockbuster Video rental exclusive, uses cards to manipulate battle
PSXKing's FieldFromSoftware1st-person dungeon crawler, FromSoftware's second game (this is actually King's Field II)
PSXMonster RancherTecmoUse CDs to unlock monsters that you train and fight!
PSXSaiyuki: Journey WestKoeiSRPG based on the Journey to the West novel
PSXValkyrie ProfileTri-Ace2D dungeon exploration, grim themes, and a combo-based battle system
SaturnPanzer Dragoon SagaTeam AndromedaTurn-based combat focused on circling enemies and exposing weakpoints, short in length
Switch13 Sentinels: Aegis RimVanillawareSee PS4, but removes some visual effects and adds new weapons
SwitchArc of AlchemistCompile HeartSee PS4
SwitchDungeon Village (DL only)KairosoftA simple village management sim where you send out townspeople to obtain money and items as well as defend the town (and hopefully level up doing so)
SwitchGnosiaPetit DepottoMore of a visual novel/single-player deduction game; leveling stats and learning skills unlocks new story in the short gameplay loop
SwitchMonster Rancher 1 & 2 DX (DL only)Koei TecmoBundled QoL-polished versions of the monster breeder, with turbo functions, added monsters to the second game, and an in-game CD database
SwitchRecord of Lodoss War-Deedlit in Wonder Labyrinth-Team LadybugSee PS5
SwitchSnack World: The Dungeon Crawl - Goldh.a.n.d./Level-5A third-person dungeon crawler (as the name implies) with lots of food-based puns and humor as well as surprising difficulty
VitaChronus ArcHit-PointSee 3DS
VitaDragon's CrownVanillawareSee PS3
VitaFinal Fantasy III (DL only)Matrix Software/Square EnixSee PSP
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
VitaLunar: Silver Star Harmony (DL only)Japan Art Media/Game ArtsSee PSP
VitaNatural DoctrineKadokawaSee PS3
VitaTokyo XanaduFalcomARPG with a modern setting; rock-paper-scissors-like enemy weaknesses require quick party member swapping, linear dungeons
Wii UCastlevania: Aria of Sorrow (VC)KCETSee GBA
Xbox 360NierCaviaAn ARPG spinoff of one of Drakengard's endings, astounding soundtrack, twisty plot, multiple endings
Xbox OnePhantasy Star Online 2: New GenesisSega Online R&DSee XS
Xbox OneRune Factory 4 Special (DL only)MarvelousSee Switch
Xbox OneShining Resonance RefrainO-Two/Sega/Media.VisionSee PS4
Xbox OneYakuza Kiwami 2 (DL only)Ryu ga Gotoku StudioSee PS4
Xbox SeriesSword of Elpisia (DL only)Exe-CreateIt's... got pets? And they're cute? It's Kemco, there's not much else to be said
SwitchXenoblade Chronicles 3Monolith SoftAdds a class system to the series' lauded exploration, 6 active party members in combat at once; heavy emphasis on character interaction that works in its favor
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