Phantasy Star Online 2 is an action MMORPG where players take on missions to fight monsters known as Darkers. Players choose from four races and five classes to explore the world and hunt the dangerous beings. The game has a central lobby where players can accept missions, be with other players, shop for goods and switch classes.
Fiesta Online is an anime-styled MMORPG or ‘massively multiplayer online role-playing game’ that offers a classic MMO gameplay with highly social key aspects, player-vs-player content, friendly community, and loads of player progression content.
Ultima Online is an old-school fantasy isometric MMORPG or ‘massively multiplayer online role-playing game’ that set many standard features for games in the multiplayer RPG genre. Unique multiplayer mechanics in the game like fighting in groups for leveling, crafting, dungeon crawling, fighting with fellow players, exploring a persistent world were ultimately made into staples of MMOs after the turning point that was Ultima Online’s release.
Lord of the Rings Online is a fantasy MMORPG or ‘massively multiplayer online role-playing game’ that shares the same epic universe as J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit. The game is set in Middle-earth, where players go on solo and co-op quests and adventures, often against the evil servants of Sauron. Play as one of four unique races: Man, Elf, Dwarf or Hobbit.
Rose Online is an anime-styled fantasy MMORPG or ‘massively multiplayer online role-playing game’ set in seven different planets that are filled with mythical gods, war-thorn civilizations and heroic figures. The game features story line quests and missions, a player-driven economy, faction PvP and challenging dungeons.
Grand Chase is an anime inspired side-scroll MMORPG or ‘massively multiplayer online role-playing game’ where players can form groups of up to six members to battle deadly monsters. The game offers over twenty character classes with unique combat styles.
ASTA: The War of Tears and Winds was an MMORPG or ‘massively multiplayer online role-playing game’ which featured two warring factions, each having three different races to choose from. The game featured various PvP modes, such as open-world, battlegrounds and realm vs. realm, as well as many PvE activities, such as dungeons, world bosses and dynamic quests. ASTA and its Steam relaunch were shut down on October 4, 2016 and December 8, 2017 respectively.
Alternate Titles: 아스타, ASTA: The War of Tears and Winds
Developer: Polygon Games
Publisher: Move Games (2017 relaunch), Webzen (2016)
Engine: CryEngine 3
PvP: Open-world, Battlegrounds, Arenas, Duels, Realm vs. Realm
PvE: Monster Hunting Quests, Dungeons, Raids, World Bosses
Status: Shut down
Dragon Nest (드래곤네스트) is a fantasy MMORPG or ‘massively multiplayer online role-playing game’ set in the beautiful world of Alteia, created by the goddess Altea. The game’s story incorporates the history of Alteia and the dragon slayer heroes. Dragon Nest incorporates a non-target action combat and highly customizable skill-sets to provide fast-faced battles. Player vs player combat is skill based.
Developer: Eyedentity Games
North American Publisher: Nexon -> Eyedentity Games
European Publisher: eFusion -> Shanda -> Cherry Credits
Korean Publisher: Nexon -> Actoz Soft -> Pupugame
Engine: Eternity Engine
PvE: Monster Hunting Quests, Dungeons
FlyFF (Fly for Fun) is a fantasy MMORPG or ‘massively multiplayer online role-playing game’ in which the most efficient way to progress is to work with other players in parties to level up by killing monsters that are spread throughout the world of Madrigal. Madrigal consists of a set a cluster of floating islands. Players can maneuver between them through various means including walking, teleportation and flight.
Alternate Title: Fly for Fun
Developer: Gala Lab Corp. (Formerly Aeonsoft)
North American and European Publisher: Webzen, Inc.
Korean Publisher: Gala Lab Corp.
Japanese Publisher: Gala Japan Inc.
PvP: Duels, Sieges, Arenas, Open-world
PvE: Monster Hunting, Dungeons, Raids, Bosses, Flying Monsters