Puzzle

These are hybrid and cross-genre RPGs, including interactive storybook adventures. Others are puzzle, card or jewel-match games with certain RPG elements such as quests or special equipment you can earn. Others are essentially RPGs that use a puzzle or arcade mechanic for combat, or strategy sims with a strong RPG element. This category includes games that RPG lovers will probably enjoy, even if they’re not exactly RPGs, or pure RPGs.

Devil Shard

Devil Shard

Devil Shard is an amazing match-3 RPG from Game Stew, the devs of the very popular Tower of Fortune series as well as Hell Raider. This time instead of a
Good Knight Story

Good Knight Story

Good Knight Story is a slick jewel-match RPG where you "solve puzzles, battle monsters and survive bad jokes as you piece together events from the night before". It's free, with
You Must Build a Boat

You Must Build a Boat

You Must Build A Boat is a hybrid match-3 puzzle RPG that's slick and feature rich. It's by the makers of  so if you enjoyed that, you'll love this. You gradually
TacWars

TacWars

TacWars is a Match 3 Puzzle game where you need to "match tokens creatively" to beat your enemy. Wins will give you experience and help you strengthen your army, lending
Konrad the Alchemist

Konrad the Alchemist

Described as an "action puzzle game with RPG elements", Konrad the Alchemist is a slide-to-match jewel-match game, with a swipe-to-cast-spell circle. Every time you go on a dungeon raid you
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Sorcerer of Fortune

Sorceror of Fortune is a puzzle RPG with "match three gems" battles. It has great graphics, there's loads of different gear to buy, and forty different characters to unlock. Apparently
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Dungeon Scroll

Dungeon Scroll is a puzzle RPG that uses word games as its mechanic. You fight monsters by forming words, which the game calls "casting spells". Longer words do more damage
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Dungeon Raid

Dungeon Raid is a jewel-matching style puzzle RPG. You can make pathways to different tiles (including diagonally) which makes for some nice long matches. The game gets quite tricky even
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10000000

10000000 is a Bejewelled-style dungeon-crawler hybrid that has been a runaway success, with its retro style graphics and music. You match-three tiles in a fast-paced game, to hit monsters with
Swap Quest

Swap Quest

Tile Quest is a slick little hybrid puzzle RPG that uses a tile-swapping mechanic. You have to form a continuous path to allow your character to reach enemies, chests and
Hero Emblems

Hero Emblems

Hero Emblems is a Match3 RPG with JRPG features. It’s a hugely long game with a satisfyingly large game map. The mechanic feels really RPG like, not match-3 like: you