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Submitted by jar155 1071d ago | opinion piece

10 JRPGs to try for people who hate JRPGs

A lot of people say that they hate JRPGs for various reasons. Often they just don't like many of the common conventions employed by JRPG developers. Well, before they give up on the genre completely, here are ten games to give a try. (3DS, Chrono Trigger , Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga, Nintendo DS, Paper Mario, Persona 4, Pokemon, PS Vita, PS2, PS3, PSP, Retro, Tales of Graces F, Xbox 360)

Snookies12  +   1071d ago
Tales of Graces f! *throws a computer out the window*
Persona 4!! *Throws a TV out the window*
Chrono Trigger!!! *Throws a car*

Lol seriously though, all of these games are wonderful. RPGs are what made me into a gamer back with the original Final Fantasy.
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Relientk77  +   1071d ago
Skies of Arcadia is amazing

Tales of Graces f is one of the best JRPGs from this generation easily

I would add Ni no Kuni to the list, that game is simply awesome, its like a combo of Dragon Quest and Pokemon, its fantastic, clocked in over 80 hours on it, and I didn't even finish it yet
animegamingnerd  +   1071d ago
my brother who hates JRPG'S loves persona 4 in fact that is one of the only two games he has on his vita i am also trying to get him to check out graces f, chrono trigger, xenoblade, and the last story
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Myst-Vearn  +   1071d ago
JRPGs are awesome I hope we see a lot of jrpgs next gen
Relientk77  +   1071d ago
^ This
jakmckratos  +   1071d ago
Pokemon and the Mario RPGs are the only ones I play...I HATE turned based games. They're sooooooo boring.
JeepGamer  +   1071d ago
I don't like sports games or most FPS games so therefore I don't play them.

I don't play them anyway and then tell everyone how terrible they are.
drsnoopyseussdog  +   1071d ago
I was already thinking about picking up Persona 4 Golden for my vita and now i i'm definitely getting it from what this article says:)
TongkatAli  +   1071d ago
Easy, Persona 4 Golden. Hard for you to get lost and an amazing experience. Its definitively a fresh JRPG exp to me and not old and dated.
DEATHxTHExKIDx  +   1071d ago
Paper mario the thousand year door is ls seriously my favorite mario game in the series.
Kos-Mos  +   1071d ago
Pure magic.
E2S  +   1071d ago
I should try some of these. I played Final Fantasy Tactics and I was bored to tears.
Y_5150  +   1071d ago
MARIO & LUIGI!!!! :D
schlanz  +   1071d ago
How about some Xenoblade Chronicles?

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