Dungeons & Dragons Online is the premier MMORPG based on the original Dungeons & Dragons tabletop RPG created by Gary Gygax and Dave Arneson and first published in 1974, which has been an inspiration for almost every fantasy game since then. Using the D&D 3.5 ruleset as its base, DDO puts players into the Eberron story setting, onto the land of Xen’drik, where magic drives technology, political factions constantly struggle for power, and where action, adventure, and dangerous creatures lurk around every corner of this wild, untamed land.
OnePiece Online provides a brand new “ARPG Tower Defense” gameplay mode in this Free to Play browser MMO based on the popular OnePiece Manga. ARPG Tower Defense gameplay combines the role-playing, real time battle of ARPG with the “tower defense” battle mode; it combines both battle strategy and operation into one.
Aion: Assault on Balaurea is a subscription MMORPG developed by NCsoft. Players step into a role of a character in a world divided between the brave and hardy Asmodians and the winged Elyos, sworn enemies in a celestial war. A third (NPC) race, the dragonlike Balaur, keep the other two races engaged in fighting when they’re not fighting each other. Adventure across the vast world of Atreia, through challenging solo and group dungeons, epic quests, and massive Legion raids, all to ultimately save your world from utter destruction!
Nova Genesis is a classic Free to Play MMORPG with 2.5D graphics, set in a rich fantasy world infused with a touch of sci-fi. The game features three unique playable classes as well as six distinct races that make up the mobs, bosses and NPCs within its world. As well as a strong Hero system, Nova Genesis offers elaborate skill combos, challenging PvP/PvE and a robust character-enhancement system that aims to provide an immersive playing experience.
Neverwinter is a free-to-play MMO from the combined team of Cryptic Studios, Wizards of the Coast, Hasbro, and Perfect World. It will put players into the heart of Neverwinter, one of the most infamous cities in Dungeons & Dragons lore. Set 100 years after the Spellplague, and after the volcanic eruption that destroyed the city, Neverwinter is slowly restoring its former glory. But in the deep, dark places in and under the city, evil forces are seeking ways to keep Neverwinter from that goal, by any and all means possible. Players will need to once again answer the call for heroes to help save the city!
Lord of the Rings Online is the premier MMORPG set in J.R.R. Tolkien’s wondrous world of Middle-earth, brought to life through those most famous of books, The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, and wonderfully portrayed in Peter Jackson’s movies. LOTRO brings you into the timeline of the events of The Lord of the Rings story, and sets you on a path that parallels the Fellowship of the Ring, aiding them on their journey to Mordor by performing tasks and adventurous deeds surrounding their path across Middle-earth.
Star Wars: The Old Republic is a premier MMORPG from BioWare and LucasArts set in the Star Wars universe. Set a thousand years before the tale told in the movies, players choose to join the Galactic Republic or the Sith Empire as a time of tenuous peace seems about to vanish. Take on the role of many distinguished Star Wars classes, such as Jedi Knight, Smuggler, Sith Warrior, and Bounty Hunter, and forge your own path with either the light or dark side of the Force. Search for adventure and excitement throughout a game galaxy more than 30,000 parsecs wide, or as close as the nearest wretched hive of scum and villainy. Is the Force with you?
Lucent Heart was a fantasy MMORPG from Gamania and offered through the Beanfun online portal. The game featured four base classes with several advanced classes, unique Zodiac, Dance, and Cupid systems, customizable dungeons, crafting, and twice-daily quizzes. Lucent Heart was shut down in January of 2013.
MU Online is a free-to-play medieval fantasy MMORPG from Webzen. The game features fast-paced combat, quests, dungeons, PvP, castle sieges, and more. Players can choose from the seven classes of Dark Knight, Dark Wizard, Fairy Elf, Magic Gladiator, Dark Lord, Summoner, and Rage Fighter, and participate in a variety of official combat-centric events and prize challenges.
Planet Calypso developed by MindArk is a sci-fi social MMORPG that focuses on the economics and politics. As a colonist on an alien planet, you'll be able to develop over 200 unique skills ranging from combat roles to tailoring. But wherein lies the interesting fact about Planet Calypso is that the virtual currency is real world money and you can take on jobs in-game for other players, for a fee.