Role Playing Games is one of the most popular genres in the view games market, falling behind only action and survival games. The real appeal of both RPGs and simulation games is the strategy element; you get to decide everything and usually have an end goal in mind. There is a lot of freedom in these games, and every player’s game will be different which makes it really interesting when playing either with or against others.
We’ve put a list together of the best browser-based games, which should appeal to both fantasy lovers and simulation fans.
This game is pretty self-explanatory – become a business manager, build up livestock, farm animals, crops and buildings to make your enterprise the most prosperous around. You also have to keep your staff happy and build strong relationship with your neighbors. Launched in 2012, this game has over twenty million regular players.
Based in Liberty City, your aim is become the “biggest and baddest” business owner, building your empire from scratch. You have to consider every aspect of your company, such as manufacturing, staff, financials, investments, and administration. Whilst it doesn’t exactly prepare you to go and start a huge empire in the real world, it is no doubt addictive to those who like simulation games.
A fully explorable, fantasy world where you can choose to play as one of the following classes: Dragonknight, Ranger, Spellweaver or Steam Mechanicus. You can play as more of a discoverer or you can complete quests and battle enemies. This game is oriented to the Diablo franchise.
Sparta: War of Empires
Based in mythical Ancient Greece, you rule your own city, build an army and fight for control of the land. A combination of strategy and diplomacy is needed to navigate through building an empire and winning battles. This is a very interactive game, with lots of options of how to engage and influence other players.
Released in 2011, this is loosely based on the 2004 TV series of the same name. You play as a pilot in the Galactica universe, and the success of flight combat leads to levelling up. The aim of this is to get as high on the scoreboard as possible, as there is no way to ‘win’ the game.
From the successful Spacetime Studios, Arcane Legends is a co-op RPG full of intrigue and sorcery. You can play as either Warrior, Mage or Rogue and choose a trusty pet sidekick too. Full of mysterious creatures to battle, cinematic storytelling and dynamic combat, this game is great escapism.
Leave of Angels
This game is based on the age-old war of heroes and Gods versus villains. You have been chosen by the Gods to restore the Angels to their former power in order to defeat the evil forces, and can play as either Warrior or Mage. You can unlock various heroes and angels, with their own powers and work together to bring down the enemy. Offering arena battle and story mode, there is hours of gameplay here.
Well, now we know what we are doing for the rest of the day! We hope you found this list useful, and enjoy playing these games. We take no responsibility for lack of productivity following the reading of this article.