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The Top Five Best Megami Tensei Games

The Megami Tensei franchise has been going on for quite a while and has had a lot of great works. Here are some of the best Shin Megami Tensei games.

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PhoenixUp108d ago

The mainline Shin Megami Tensei still has a ways to go before it becomes more accepted in the international market like its spinoff Persona series.

Fun Fact: This entire franchise is based off of a science fiction book. It's one of the most successful licensed properties in gaming

New_Age_Retro_Hippie108d ago

Yeah, finding out about MT's origins was interesting.

And agreed that SMT is lagging behind in terms of western popularity. It's a lot harder a sell than Persona, that's for sure.

PhoenixUp108d ago

Indeed. Who knew the Japanese only books would go on to spawn such a legacy?

http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/...

Persona is just a more accessible franchise to get into than the mainline SMT in terms of difficulty, premise, and tonality.

Persona was meant to have a more wider appeal and was designed to feel more familiar and relateable to the audience as opposed to the more fantastical and philosophical aspects of the mainline series.