The Battle of Polytopia

This is part of a collection of non-RPGs that I personally love and am posting on here. A strategy game similar to Civilisation but...

Oceanhorn

Oceanhorn: Monster of Unhcharted Seas is an enormously fun action adventure RPG, set in a colourful and sunny 3D world. The atmosphere of its...

Cat Quest

Cat Quest initially looked a bit "bouncy" for me, but it had such rave reviews that I gave it a go. Those reviews are...

Lowlander II: Lowerlander

Lowlander II: Lowerlander is the sequel to Lowlander, and is once more an absolutely wonderful retro RPG where you explore the (huge) world and...

Choice of Broadsides

Choice of Broadsides is an interactive adventure that fuses a "choose-your-own-adventure" with a text RPG. It's much more than just a book: choices you...

Sid Meier’s Pirates!

Sid Meier's Pirates! is an iOS port of the 1987 game, and it plays amazingly well on the iPhone. You are a pirate sailing...

Avernum series

Spiderweb Software makes traditional role-playing games with hundreds of quests, and open world exploration. Combat is turn-based, but many encounters are unique and require...

High Sea Saga

High Sea Saga is another Kairosoft game so expect the usual faces (Sally Prin, Kairobot, etc). This is the closest yet perhaps to a...

The Quest: Lost Archipelagos

Lost Archipelagos is another expansion for the excellent The Quest game. As with all the expansions, you can also play it completely stand-alone, without...