DS RPGS

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Mar 16, 2010

DS RPGS by jerbz at 2:08 AM (2,087 Views / 0 Likes) 17 replies

  1. jerbz
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    can anyone list a few?
    i cant really think of any.
     
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    Here are a few:

    The World Ends With You
    Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story
    Final Fantasy IV
    Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor
    Mario & Luigi: Partners in Time
    Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride
    Chrono Trigger
    Lunar Knights
    Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days
    Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Ring of Fates
    Suikoden Tierkreis
    Etrian Odyssey II: Heroes of Lagaard
    Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker
    Phantasy Star Zero
    Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time
     
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    these all dont have random battles?
     
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    DQ5 does, I have played it.
     
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    In that case.
    No randoms
     
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    You should try Dragon Quest V regardless of the random battles. The game has a nice narrative, if you care about that.

    Also, I recommend Might and Magic: Clash of Heroes. No random battles, and features a unique battle system.
     
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    thanks haflore.

    @Mr. Positive ive played it. its one of the reasons why i hate random battles. the game is good story wise, dont get me wrong.
    i just really dont like the idea of random battles anymore,it just really seems outdated because of what games are like now.
    im just saying.

    can anyone else list some no random battle RPG's
     
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    Agreed, in the olden days it was because of technical limitations, but now designers get away with it because it's what we're used to... sort of like how there's no actual technical limitation preventing one country's DVDs/PS2/whatever games from playing on another country's system, they're just getting away with the lockout because people are traditionally used to it. [​IMG]
     
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    Also agreed, for the most part. Some games actually benefit from it and wouldn't feel quite right without them, such as Nostalgia and FFIV(rate's too high on this one).
     
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    i agree with both you guys, obviously.
    back to the topic:there arent many other non random battle rpgs besides the ones listed huh?
     
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    All of those are awesome games though...
     
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    You could try tales of heart but you wil have to speak japenese first........
    mario and luigi partners trough time.
    Mario and luigi inside story.
    You could try dungeon crawlers.
    Pokemon mystery dungeon.
    The wander of shirigen mountain.
     
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    Soma Bringer?
     
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    Avalon Code, From the Abyss, Summon Night
     
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    YS 1 and 2.
    Childeren of mana.
    shining force feather
    valkyrie profile.
    Fire emblen.
    Ragnarok DS.
     
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    Fossil Fighters, if you can handle the slightly kiddy style.
    Valkyrie Profile: Covenant of the Plume
    Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon
    Ragnarok DS
    YS Books 1 & 2
    Children of Mana
    Avalon Code
    From the Abyss
    Soma Bringer
    FF Crystal Chronicles: Ring of Fates
    FF Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time
    Chrono Trigger
    Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor
    Orcs & Elves
    Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker
    Phantasy Star Zero
    Knights in the Nightmare
    Rondo of Swords
    The World Ends With You
    Disgaea DS
    Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story
    Mario & Luigi: Partners in Time
    Rune Factory: A Fantasy Harvest Moon
    Rune Factory 2
    Final Fantasy Tactics A2
    Pokemon Mystery Dungeon series
    Izuna: Legend of the Unemployed Ninja
    Izuna 2: The Unemployed Ninja Returns
    Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords

    Thats all I can think of off the top of my head currently. I'm pretty sure there are more.
     
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    Dragon Quest IX is one that has no Random Battles but wait for the english version if you aren't intending on playing Japanese versions
     
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    sweet you guys thanks! a few ive played already,but i might be trying them again.
     

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