Combat Monsters is an Adventure, Combat, Monsters, and Single-player video game developed by Rubicon Entertainment. Throughout the game, the player takes on the role of an unnamed protagonist where the main mission is to combat the monster-like enemies. The game lets the player view the battlefield from all directions by offering an isometric angle.
The game has a series of characters where the player can access every character after unlocking them. After every match, the player gains beneficial bonuses. The player has to collect blarts at each level, and every level requires a unique amount of items to collect. Every character in the game has a default weapon to attack and lay down the monsters.
It is easy to play but requires more practice to be a legendary monster killer. A series of challenges will keep the player’s skills in testing. The game offers identical sounds to other RPG games, but the player can stop the music if he gets disturbed. The game has core features such as Monsters, Multiple Levels, Unique Objectives, and Multiple Characters.
#1 Fire Emblem Fates
Fire Emblem Fates is a Tactical Role-playing, Single-player and Multiplayer video game developed Intelligence Systems and published by Nintendo for 3DS. The storyline revolves around the protagonist, a custom character, who is drawn into the conflict between the Nohr and the Kingdoms of Hoshino. In the start, the player needs to choose his side to support and must find out the mastermind behind the massive conflict. The main gameplay revolves around the units’ tactical movements across the grid-based map that shares several mechanics with previous Fire Emblem games. The player starts the game by customizing his main character, choosing the appearance, gender, and more. There are three difficulty levels, such as Normal, Hard, and Lunatic. The game introduces the online multiplayer mode, introducing five maps to explore, where the matches can be carried out with players, or through local Multiplayer. The random battles are played either with special limitations and basic rules. The player navigates the environment from an isometric viewpoint, and his main objective is to take down enemies in a turn-based fight to make XP points which he can use to unlock further content.
#2 Advance Wars
Advance Wars is a Turn-based Tactical-RPG and Strategy video game from Japanese origins. Developed by Intelligent Systems, the game sets you up into the character of Orange Start Army’s Commanding Officer Andy who leads his army into amazingly hardcore battles in order to defeat the enemy forces. With secondary objectives of seizing the whole cities, rule on their armies and taking possession of the resources, Advance Wars offers amazingly Action-packed game-play a great story to follow and some really nice visuals to enjoy the game. Advance Wars offers some cool sequels to the game such as Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising, Advance Wars: Dual Strike and Advance Wars: Days of Ruin etc. With one main objective of destroying and defeating the enemies, Advance Wars offers 2 main ways to defeat your enemies. One of them is to hunt and defeat everyone on the map and the second is to capture enemy’s headquarters and push them out of it. Advance Wars also offers cool game modes such as Field Training or also known as Tutorial, The Campaign, The War Room, loads of other Multiplayer Modes etc. With an amazing game setting, cool visuals, and a totally immersive and challenging gameplay, Advance Wars is one amazing Strategy and Tactical RPG video game to play and enjoy.
#3 Bravely Default
Bravely Default is a marvelous Nintendo 3DS specific Turn-based Tactical-RPG video game by Silicone Studios and Square Enix. The game focuses on Turn-based combats and features four main characters and heroes of Luxendarc: The Wind Vestal, allows them to explore, go to quests and fight off the enemies by engaging into some of the most epic combats ever. Your task as the protagonist Tiz, is to fight against the Alternis warriors and defeat them in every quest to complete the game objectives. Bravely Default offers equally equipped enemies, an amazing and unique environment, surreal game world, amazingly action-packed quests, combats and battles and an immersive engaging game-play that will definitely leave you spell bound for quite some time. Bravely Default is a great tactical-RPG to play and enjoy. Do try it out for a brilliant Action and Tactical-RPG gaming experience.
#4 Fire Emblem: Awakening
Fire Emblem: Awakening is a Single and Multiplayer Tactical RPG video game. Set on the Continent of Archanea, this 13th installment of the Fire Emblem series provides with a similar game-play and mechanics as its predecessors, focuses on tactical combats and allows you to be a soldier of the kingdom of Ylisse, pace under the command of Chrom and defend Ylisse against Risen and the Hostile nation of Plegia. With some of the most epic Combats, Exploration and Quests, Fire Emblem: Awakening is no doubt a wonderful game to play. Fire Emblem: Awakening allows you to use your best strategic skills, and tactics to reform the whole Ylissian army, make new combat strategies and eventually help the Prince win the epic war against all the hostile entities. Fire Emblem: Awakening is packed with great action oriented and turn based game-play, a great story and superb visuals. Try it out and you’ll love it for sure. Fire Emblem: Awakening offers state of the art visuals, an amazing storyline and a typically engaging and quite immersive gameplay.
#5 Final Fantasy Tactics
Final Fantasy Tactics is an RPG game developed by Square Enix. It offers amazingly addictive and fascinating gameplay packed with essentials and a unique combat system. Set in the fictitious medieval era kingdom “Ivalice,” the story revolves around a high-born cadet named Ramaza Beoulve who gets trapped into the most brutal conflict of the time, The Lion War, between two high-class Nobel factions. The war intensifies as the lust for the throne clouds the judgment of the faction heads, and a cruel era of blood and gore starts up.
The protagonist gets destined to find out the causes of the war, and in pursuit of completing the objectives, he becomes a crucial part of the War itself. With an amazing Plot and Story, great action-oriented game-play, and an amazing Medieval Era setting, Final Fantasy Tactics takes you to a totally different side of this specific genre. Final Fantasy Tactics is a wonderful game. Most of you will be familiar with this title, but what about all those similar games packed with almost Final Fantasy Tactics like elements, game-plays, and stuff.
#6 Massive Chalice
Massive Chalice is an Action, Adventure and Turn-based Tactical RPG and Strategy video game by Double Fine Productions. The game takes place on an Epic timeline and lets you be an Immortal Ruler who is destined to lead massive armies of heroes, forge epic matrimonial events to strengthen up the Bloodlines and fight against a 300 years old mystic enemy named as Cadence. With all the strategic elements, Epic battles against the enemies, great heroes and a wonderful medieval era setting, Unique Turn based combats, great weaponry, and Tactics, Massive Chalice takes you to a totally different and one of its kind gaming experience. Massive Chalice offers a truly very well-written storyline, brilliant visuals, loads of fantastic upgrades, DLC and an immersive game-play to enjoy. Try it out for a brilliant Action, Strtegy and Tactical RPG experience and enjoy all the fun.
#7 Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 is a wonderful Adventure based Tactical RPG and Strategy video game by Atlus. The game is set in Japan and features a group of students who make a pact to summon demons and fight against the mystic creatures devastating the country. Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 lets you be one of the students and control a demon named Tamer and lead your friends, fight against the evil forces and free Japan from their wrath. With amazing game-play, a well-written story, lot of upgrades, cool visuals and a unique combat system, Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 is a brilliant game to play and enjoy. Try it out and you’ll love it.
#8 Advance Wars: Dual Strike
Advance Wars: Dual Strike is one of the best games of this specific genre and offers an amazing Action filled gameplay experience. This brilliant game offers unique Tactical-RPG and Strategy oriented game-play in which you act as either Jake or Rachel. As the main protagonist, Advance Wars: Dual Strike lets you be the commander of your forces and go against the recently returned Black Hole Army and its commander Von Bolt. Your task is to go on amazing 28 campaign missions, use your best strategies and tactics against the army of Commander Von Bolt, defeat them and capture their land and eventually grow your reign. Advance Wars: Dual Strike lets you fight on two main fronts, deploy your troops in strategically accurate locations, repel the attacks and charge on enemy forces, use all the available weapons and tactics to overcome the enemy outbreak and enjoy a unique gaming experience. With a number of campaigns, challenging situations, and multiplayer encounters, amazing new characters, well-written story-line and an immersive game-play, Advance Wars: Dual Strike is a brilliant game to play and enjoy.
#9 Disgaea D2: A Brighter Darkness
Disgaea D2: A Brighter Darkness is another brilliant Tactical, Strategy and RPG video game by Nippon Ichi Software. The game is a direct sequel to Disgaea: Hour of Darkness and is set in the vastness of Netherworlds where Laharl gets crowned as an Overlord after the death of his father. Your objective is to take on the character of Laharl and go against all the demons who want to throw you out of your throne. Former King’s Vassals (The Kirchevskoy Group) are trying hard to put somebody else on your place and you must ruin their plans along with their allies. Disgaea D2: A Brighter Darkness provides with an amazing Tactical Strategy based game-play in which you are required to use your best skills to crush the enemies and stay strong on your throne. With a very well-written story, great visuals and all the great elements together, Disgaea D2: A Brighter Darkness is a great game to play and enjoy. Do try it out.
#10 Marvel: Avenger Alliance Tactics
Marvel: Avenger Alliance Tactics is great Action, Tactical Strategy and RPG (Role Playing Game) video game. With a great Futuristic Setting, great weaponry and advanced tactics, the game lets you take on the role of S.H.I.E.L.D Commander and gather up a team of Super Heroes to defend the earth against terrestrial and extra-terrestrial threats. You can include Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, Loki, Taskmaster and countless others to your Super Hero team. Your basic task is to defend the earth so you better use your best skills, strategies, combat techniques and all the super tactics you have got and you must defeat the enemy at every step. Marvel: Avenger Alliance Tactics provides with a Marvel: Avenger Alliance type game-play and mechanics, characters etc. and lets you get to a totally different side of Tactical RPG and strategy genre. Packed With wonderful visuals, and amazing controls this game will surely be fun for you.
#11 The Banner Saga
The Banner Saga by Stoic is an amazingly engaging Tactical, Strategy, RPG and Free-to-Play MMO video game. The game allows you to get into the role of Viking who is destined to make strategic choices, make allies and travel to unknown distances in order to eliminate an epic new threat that is about to vandalize a whole civilization. You must find the ones who will accompany you in the harshest of conditions and on unforgiving landscape in a world where everything that’s not you, wants to kill you. This wonderful game provides with a Final Fantasy Tactics and game of Throne type game-play in which you can get attached to anyone emotionally in order to make the game more interesting. The Banner Saga provides with unique aesthetics, a well-written story, an action oriented game-play etc.
#12 John Wick Hex
John Wick Hex is an Action, Tactical, Strategy, and Single-player video game developed by Good Shepherd Entertainment. Throughout the game, the player follows John Wick, the main protagonist, where he finds himself in a unique action. The player must make quick decisions and choose every action before the time runs out.
It is a combination of strategic and shooting genres where the player needs to perform well and progress through the story mode. Progression will ensure the unlocking of new weapons, suits, and locations. Each weapon changes according to the tactics the player will use. Ammo is limited, so the player must reload his gun timely and make sure of the accuracy.
While inspecting the playfield, the player views the environment from an isometric angle. As the player progresses, the rivals become stronger, and the player needs advanced weapons to eliminate them. So, the player must unlock the latest and powerful weapons before approaching the new levels or scenarios. John Wick Hex has core features such as New Weapons, Shooting Scenarios, Simulation, Isometric Angle, and Stronger Enemies.