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Elden Ring

RPG 25 February 2022

Action RPG produced by creators of Dark Souls series (From Software studio with Hidetaka Miyazaki at the forefront) and George R.R. Martin, the author of the fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire.


RPG 24 March 2015

An action RPG and a spiritual successor to the bestselling Dark Souls series and its predecessor, Demon's Souls. The game was developed by their creator – Hidetaka Miyazaki – and his studio From Software. The plot takes us into a dark fantasy universe presented in a style reminiscent of the nineteenth-century Victorian era. Residents of a bleak metropolis called Yharnam are afflicted by a mysterious plague which turns people into ferocious beasts.

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

Action 22 March 2019

An action-adventure game developed by From Software studio, which takes us the alternate reality of 15th-century Japan. Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice focuses on an exploration of complex levels, sneaking and fights that resemble the Dark Souls series. Other features of the game are the grim atmosphere and a high difficulty level.

Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty

RPG 03 March 2023

Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty is an action RPG by Team Ninja studio. The game is set in a fantasy version of ancient China, and the game mainly involves fighting hordes of monsters with the help of a very arcade combat system.

Code Vein

RPG 27 September 2019

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A dark action-RPG from the Japanese studio Shift, known from the God Eater franchise. The story of Code Vein takes place in the near future, when vampires with supernatural powers live on the ruins of our civilization. The bloodsuckers live together and try to discover the mysteries of the post-apocalyptic world, while also making sure they don’t turn into grotesque monsters due to lack of blood.

Dark Souls III

RPG 24 March 2016

Another installment in the series of dark action RPGs, initiated and developed by Japanese studio From Software. The title is set in the same fantasy universe, in terms of content however, it offers a completely new story in which we visit 12 previously inaccessible locations. At the same time, the game features a more extensive plot, and the gameplay itself is accompanied by over an hour of cutscenes.


RPG 07 February 2017

A third-person action game developed by Team Ninja studio (known from titles like Dead or Alive and Ninja Gaiden) under the supervision of Koei Tecmo company. We play as a samurai fighting against various enemies, among which we will find both humans and monsters. We cut our way through the enemies not only with conventional weaponry, but also with special abilities of our hero and the magical power enchanted in his sword. Gameplay is a mix of games like Onimusha and Dark Souls.

Lords of the Fallen (2014)

RPG 28 October 2014

RPG action game set in a fantasy universe. Lords of the Fallen is a collective work of Deck 13 and CI Games. The story invites you into a world where the mankind once rebelled against the tyranny of a cruel god and managed to bind him to mountain range. Thousands years later the evil grows in strength again, and the only one able to stop it is a hero who is not clean of vice himself. The character controlled by the player represents one of three classes, following a path of weapon or magic.

Remnant: From the Ashes

Action 20 August 2019

An action game with role-playing game features. It takes the players to a post-apocalyptic universe, where they face monsters known as The Root. Remnant: From the Ashes was developed by Gunfire Games (the creators of Darksiders III) with four-player cooperation mode in mind.

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Lies of P

RPG August 2023

An unusual adaptation of the novel Pinocchio, realised as a soulslike game. In Lies of P we take on the role of a mechanical puppet who, looking for Mr. Geppetto, travels across the dark city of Krat and faces the nightmares lurking there.

NiOh 2

RPG 13 March 2020

A sequel to the souls-like game from 2017. It was developed by the creators of the first entry in the series, Team Ninja. In NiOh 2, the players once again assume the role of a samurai who faces hostile men and mythical creatures.

The Surge

RPG 16 May 2017

An action RPG set in a dark science-fiction world, developed by the German team Deck 13 – the co-creators of Lords of the Fallen. The story shows a dystopian vision of the future, where human technology turned against its creators, plunging the planet into chaos. We play as an ordinary citizen, who, like everyone else, uses the achievements of modern technology and the capabilities offered by fully customizable exoskeletons.

The Surge 2

RPG 24 September 2019

Expanded, focused primarily on fighting and characterized by high difficulty RPG action, maintained in a dystopic climate of science fiction. The player controls a man equipped with a heavy exoskeleton, the modification of which is one of the most important elements of the game.

Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree


The first major expansion to 2022's Elden Ring, once again developed by FromSoftware.


RPG 2024

Eitr is an action-RPG based on the Norse mythology. It's the first game developed by the British studio Eneme Entertainment. Game's plot focuses on Yggdrasil, the world tree, that connects all of the nine worlds. When it was infected with a poisonous substance, the plague began to spread all over the nine realms. We play as a redheaded female warrior bestowed with powerful abilities by Loki, the trickster god. With those powers, she will try to stop the incoming darkness.

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Bloodborne: The Old Hunters

RPG 24 November 2015

The first big expansion to an action RPG that combines elements of fantasy and horror, created by From Software (i.e. the creators of the bestselling Dark Souls franchise). The Old Hunters expansion pack offers a brand new story campaign telling of the legendary hunters who used to guard the secrets of Byrgenwerth.

Chronos: Before the Ashes

RPG 01 December 2020

An action RPG that takes us to the universe created for Chronos. In Chronos: Before the Ashes, we play the role of a warrior who, in an attempt to save his homeland from evil, breaks through an ancient maze and faces the monsters lurking in it.


RPG 20 May 2022

A science fiction action game with RPG and horror elements, created by Massive Work Studio in Brazil. The Dolmen story draws inspiration from H.P. Lovecraft's style and focuses on discovering the darkest secrets of the cosmos.

Salt and Sacrifice

RPG 10 May 2022

Soulslike production in the form of platform action game. In Salt and Sacrifice we play as Marked Inquisitor, who travels through the dark fantasy land and hunts for mages that wreak havoc in it. The game allows you to play solo or in co-op mode.

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Mortal Shell

RPG 18 August 2020

A dark soulslike action RPG, the debut of the Cold Symmetry studio. In Mortal Shell, as the hero who takes over the bodies of dead warriors, we find ourselves in a gloomy fantasy world, facing powerful opponents in challenging, arcade battles.

Dark Souls Trilogy

RPG 19 October 2018

A collection of three cult RPG games, set in the dark universe of fantasy and characterized by an extremely high level of difficulty. All productions have been developed by the Japanese company From Software.

Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin

RPG 18 March 2022

The action RPG is a spin-off of the main Final Fantasy series, telling the story of events closely connected with the first part of the series. Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin was developed by Team Ninja, a studio cooperating with Square Enix.

Dark Souls: Remastered

RPG 25 May 2018

A remastered edition of 2011 Dark Souls. The game offers improved visuals allowing players who own Xbox One X, PlayStation 4 Pro, and PC Windows to enjoy 4K resolution and stable 60 FPS.

Lost Epic

RPG 28 July 2022

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An action RPG with soulslike and platform metroidvania elements. Lost Epic puts the player in the role of a God Slayer, traversing the fantasy realm of Sanctum in order to challenge a pantheon of six deities.


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