DS games with a deep storyline?

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Jan 17, 2010
  1. shaaynn
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    Title says it all. I'm looking for a game that has a really deep storyline, preferably a RPG.
    Can anyone suggest one or a couple?
     


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    Are you tried The World Ends With You? It's long enough for me to not complete it yet.
     
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    Someone already made a topic asking for exactly the same type of games.
     
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    I know you asked for RPG, but one of the series that I think has great gameplay and a really deep story is the ace attorney series, even thoughits not really an RPG, the gameplay is very fun.
     
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    kingdom hearts...
     
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    I agree with tenentenen if you are searching for good games with a deep storyline nothing better than the Ace Attorney games, I'm a RPG lover but this games are the best.

    But if you really want an RPG with that features I can recomend Dragon Quest V.
     
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    Took me a while to find it, but here it is.
     
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    suikoden, the world ends with you, devil survivor, final fantasy 4. play them all and if you don't like them throw your ds away
     
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    In my opinion, the Ace Attorney series has the best story ever, who cares if it isn't an RPG?! IT'S AN AWESOME SERIES!!!!

    Also try KH 358/2 Days, TWEWY, and Dragon Quest IV
     
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    Dragon Quest V
    Soma Bringer
    The World Ends with you
    Kingdom Hearts DS
    Chrono Trigger
    The legend of zelda the spirit tracks
    Nice story i guess

    The Best Story's where i almost cried (hehe) [​IMG]
    -Chrono Trigger
    -Kingdom Hearts DS (the end ... awww [​IMG])
    -Soma Bringer
    -The world ends with you
     
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    Time Hollow has a deep storyline, kept me playing and enjoying it even though the game itself is rather linear.
     
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    Phoenix Wright/ Apollo Justice (best story ever on DS for me, not an RPG though)
    Prof. Layton DB/CV (2nd best story ever on DS for me)
    KH (3rd best story for me)

    And then, in no particular order....

    Chrono Trigger
    FF III and IV (although if you have a PS1/2/P or GB FF VI and VII has better story)
    TWEWY
    Time Hollow
    Hotel Dusk
    DQ IV/V/IV
    SMT:DS and SMT: SJ
    Trace Memory
    Knights in Nightmare
    Suidoken
    Disgea
    Soma Bringer
    Fire Emblem
    Final Fantasy CC: RoF/EoT (RoF was better in terms of story, EoT in gameplay)
    Pokemon: Mystery Dungeon (these have much better story than Pt/P/D)
    GTA: CW
    COP
    Luminous Arc
    Avalon Code
    M&L 2/3
    Castlevania (all of them)
    Sonic: Dark Brotherhood
    Sands of Destruction
    Henry Hastworth
    FFXII: RW
    Metroid
    Trauma Center 1/2
    Yoshi's Island
    Super Robot Taisen
    Nostalgia
    Pokemon Ranger 2 (the first one's story was boring)
    Zelda (good to some people, for me, meh)
    Tales of Hearts
    Tales of Innocence
    SaGa 2
    Valkyrie Profile: Covenant of the Plume
    Rune Factory 1/2
    Nanashi no Geemu (if it ever gets translated)

    All I can think of. Hope it helps. [​IMG]
     
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    Yeah so basically play any game that's made by SquareEnix XD. They're just that good [​IMG]
     
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    What this guy said =D
     
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    how about Lux Pain?the game was great for me.WYSIWYG
     
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    Just play Ace Attorney..You'll keep playing it again and again.
     
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    Not really, it won't be fun if you know the answers to everything. But because I wanted more, I've played all five of them and am waiting for the Miles Edgeworth one to come out.
     
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    PW Series
    KH has a deep storyline alright, really deep. And really confusing as well.
     
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    I said it once before in someones topic and I will say it again here......I never seen a game on the DS with good story [​IMG] ...
     
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    Nothing in ds come close to Xeno series in term of story line, I guess they think that a plot tangled with religious, psychological, politics and morale beside the usual kill the bad guy is unsuitable for ds geography which is mostly kids.

    If you want one, get a console.
     

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