Top 10 Role Playing Games (RPG) of 2011
List of Top 10 role playing games 2011- Role-playing games always provided gamers with countless hours of entertainment. Games in the RPG genre require the player to level up their specific characters, equip them with powerful gear and take on foes that can only get stronger, faster and more cunning. RPG games are well known for the insane amounts of play times that they can offer. Hours upon hours of game time to only have reached a mediocre stage in the overall layout of the game. Let’s take a look at the RPG games of 2011 and see how they have left their mark on the closing year of 2011.
The previous installment of Neverwinter was a game that had shaped up many games of the present. Acting as a very inspirational tool for RPG games Neverwinter Nights 2, has acted as a stepping stone for the likes of Dragon Age. Now we look into Neverwinter, a multi player online game in which players must co-operate to achieve their given tasks and press forward in the fight against evil.
9- Dungeon Siege 3:
Obsidian Entertainment has picked up Dungeon Siege 3 and turned into a console and PC delight for all of its fans to enjoy. Dungeon Siege is set in a fantasy world where the character must face off against ranks of different powerful enemies that can dwarf the heaviest of men. Brutal war scenes and dramatic cut scenes add to the feeling of desperation the game inflicts into the player. This game is a must to have in any RPG library.
Coming from the big stage in to our gaming consoles: Thor continues on his bid to fight the forces of evil with his trust hammer, Mjolnir. The hammer is not only good for smacking down opponents but also allows the player to control and deviate the weather, kind of nifty if you think about it. As the game progresses, Thor’s abilities can only be further amplified through the expansion of his own experience in battle. This aspect of the game sticks to the tradition method of RPG games.
7- Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters
Another game that comes off of the big screen, Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters is set to be a game that will not disappoint. Finally a game that fully allow us to use the full extent of a super hero’s powers. The amount of flexibility being allowed in using the powerful Ring of the Green Lanterns and fully engrossing yourself into the game will allow players to use powers that are far beyond that of the movie, and even that of the comic!
Taking place in Venice, you play as a female character that goes by the name of Scarlett. Upon this development the leader of her Society turns into an undead atrocity that is bent on unleashing the forces of evil into the city of Venice. There upon you start on a quest of making sure that does not happen. The AI is highly cooperative as you gain allies, or perhaps a traitor within your ranks to deal with the onslaught that has devoured the once peaceful city of Venice.
5- 2 worlds 2:
A tale of deceit and treachery awaits you in this astonishing game. 2 Worlds 2 is a name that has not been heard as much as other household names, yet that does not steal from its credibility of being an amazing RPG game. The story-line of this game is one that is not hard to indulge in, the game picks up from where it left off from the previous installment: 2 Worlds. After having saved Kyra, she escapes yet again through the powers of magic, and you are imprisoned in a dungeon from where the orcs come to your aid. No more is to be told, as this game can only truly be enjoyed when played, as you move on through the world gathering unique items, spells and abilities to thwart your enemies.
4- Dragon Age 2:
Dragon Age has been a popular household name for quite some time now. As your roam the world of Ferelden fighting off the scourge that has been unleashed on the world, you and your band of trusty companions must face off against the mightiest of foes. The game allows for insane amounts of tactic innovation, character stats customization and team building. How you want to deal with a situation at hand is completely up to you, your healers will provide you with aid, while your magicians will assist in snaring your foes as you deal the final blow. Dragon Age 2 is a must have game for anyone who is a fan of the RPG gaming world.
3- Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings
This game needs no introduction, Witcher 1 was dubbed as the greatest RPG game of all time, and clearly Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings is a game that lives up to its previous bravado. You are still Geralt of Rivia with your trust sword and magical incantations as you pair up with your everlasting romance, Triss. Setting on yet another exciting adventure to deal with forces of evil and darkness.
2- Mass Effect 3:
The Top 10 RPG games of 2011 would feel like an empty list without the behemoth of science-fiction RPG games known as Mass Effect 3. The game continues on from where it had left off, and you still fill the shoes of Commander Shepard fighting against the Reapers. It had been the most highly anticipated RPG game of 2011 and we clearly know why that is the case. Mass Effect 1 and 2 left us with a zing in our mouth, and we can not wait to get our hands on this next installment.
Top 10 Best RPG Games of 2011 would not be possible without the inclusion of this game. Blizzard has a knack of making its fans wait until they are on the brink of insanity to release a game. All the while showing us teaser clips of the game, enticing us to wait out a full night in front of a game shop just to be able to get our hands on this game. Diablo 3 is set to change the face of RPG gaming as we know it, Diablo 2 was a game that had been the apex of RPG gaming in its time. Can Diablo 3 hold up the torch, when it comes to Blizzard, we are sure that they will not disappoint us.