Cool Cool Toon
First appeared in Cool Cool Toon
The Journey Down
First appeared in The Journey Down: Chapter One
City of Secrets
First appeared in City of Secrets
All of the games from the popular Falcom series Dragon Slayer. It laid the foundations for the action RPG genre and spawned many other franchises.
Contains 31 games
First appeared in Dragon Slayer
The Saiyuuki World series is a pair of games based on the Chinese legend Journey to the West. The first game is actually a modified port of Wonder Boy in Monster Land; the second was sprite edited and released in the US as Whomp 'Em.
First appeared in Wonder Boy in Monster Land
"Tales of..." is a role-playing game franchise. It is notable for being one of the first console RPG series to utilize a real-time based battle system in favor of the traditional turn-based battle system.
Contains 35 games
First appeared in Tales of Phantasia
First appeared in Hatoful Boyfriend
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing is an action role-playing video game series made by NeocoreGames.
First appeared in The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing
First appeared in Star Saga: One - Beyond the Boundary
First appeared in Squids
Slaves to Armok
First appeared in Slaves to Armok: God of Blood Chapter II: Dwarf Fortress
First appeared in Euro Truck Simulator
The Dune franchise is a collection of games based on the Dune universe created by author Frank Herbert. The games are in varying degrees true to the original stories and canon.
Contains 6 games
First appeared in Dune II: The Building of a Dynasty
Little Tail Bronx
A series of RPGs developed by CyberConnect2 set in the world of Little Tail Bronx.
First appeared in Tail Concerto
An Interactive Fiction franchise created by Robb Sherwin.
First appeared in Fallacy of Dawn
A interactive fiction series created by Emily Short.
First appeared in Savoir Faire
A Interactive Fiction franchise with a Science Fiction setting created by Marco Innocenti.
First appeared in Andromeda Awakening
Earth and Sky
An interactive fiction trilogy created by Paul O'Brian featuring a brother and sister with superpowers.
First appeared in Earth and Sky
Sega's Zillion games are based on an anime of the same name that featured a gun designed to look like the Sega Master System light gun (or vice versa), as well as Opa-Opa of Fantasy Zone fame.
Contains 2 games
First appeared in Zillion
Created by Yu Suzuki, the Shenmue franchise follows the story of Ryo Hazuki, the son of a martial arts master, as he searches for his father's killer. It was groundbreaking in its time, for its impressive graphics, realism, open-world adventure gameplay, real-time weather, NPC schedules, and of course QTE cut-scenes.
Contains 3 games
First appeared in What's Shenmue
The Kingdom Hearts franchise is a series of games conceived by fusing together popular elements of Final Fantasy story telling and classic Disney characters.
Contains 12 games
First appeared in Kingdom Hearts
Hissatsu Pachinko Collection
First appeared in Hissatsu Pachinko Collection
Glory of Heracles
Data East's franchise of traditional turn-based RPGs set in ancient Greece.
Contains 6 games
First appeared in Heracles no Eikou: Toujin Makyou Den
Racing games that are under license by a popular Italian sports car manufacturer, Ferrari.
Contains 6 games
First appeared in OutRun
Harvest Moon is a series of farm life simulation games that started on the SNES. Farm the field and care for animals all while managing relationships with the townsfolk, and eventually getting married.
Contains 32 games
First appeared in Harvest Moon
Age of Fear Franchise
First appeared in Happy Wars
First appeared in Top Trumps: Dogs & Dinosaurs
The best selling NFL-based franchise.
Contains 36 games
First appeared in John Madden Football
Zhu Zhu Pets
A series of video games based on the toys by Cepia LLC.
First appeared in Zhu Zhu Pets
A series of cutesy first-person RPGs developed by Media.Vision.
First appeared in Crime Crackers
The LEGO Franchise are video games based the popular Danish LEGO Toys. Many games ranging from racers, builders and adventures bear the LEGO brand name.
Contains 59 games
First appeared in LEGO Island
3D Realms' politically incorrect ninja-tastic first person shooter series.
Contains 5 games
First appeared in Shadow Warrior
Cinderella is an Italian folk tale, first published in the year 1634.
First appeared in Disney's Cinderella: Cinderella's Magic Wishes
A Fragment of Her
A series of point-and-click adventure games, featuring aspiring art student Selina. The franchise currently consists of the interactive short story "A Fragment of Her" and its successor "Being Her Darkest Friend".
First appeared in A Fragment of Her
Sonic the Hedgehog spin-off series tying into the TV show of the same name.
First appeared in Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric
Indie fighting games by ex-SNK staffers.
First appeared in Yatagarasu
First appeared in Astro Fighter
Babylonian Castle Saga
Also known as The Tower of Druaga series, this is a series of games created by Masanobu Endoh which takes cues from Babylonian mythology. It was later also the basis of an anime series.
Contains 6 games
First appeared in The Tower of Druaga
The Trials series has players controlling motorbikes while shifting the rider's weight around to navigate obstacle courses.
Contains 7 games
First appeared in Trials 2 Second Edition
Video games based on Disney's Bonkers, a TV show that ran between 1993-94.
First appeared in Bonkers
The Legend of Heroes
A long-running turn-based RPG series by Falcom.
Contains 16 games
First appeared in Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes
First appeared in Kaptain Brawe: A Brawe New World