Roll again Solasta does a great job adapting tabletop combat, but there's not much else in its Early Access release.
Live Cells Foregone looks like Dead Cells, but loots like Diablo and does away with the procedurally generated structure.
Time Bandits Iron Danger's time manipulation tools look like video editing software, but with more spells and daggers.
mighty mouse Diablo and Path of Exile are great, but there's a new crop of action-RPGs worth your time today.
board-like Now in Early Access, digital Gloomhaven offers a singleplayer roguelike slice of the full board game campaign, coming in 2020.
Strong start Killsquad does a surprisingly good job mixing its many looting, shooting, action-RPG inspirations together.
Interview Druidstone: The Secret of Menhir Forest is out on May 15, and we talked to its creators about moving on from Grimrock.
Necromancy The action-RPG, now in Early Access, still needs lots of work, but its skill system is already great.
Interview "I had nothing left, financially, physically, or mentally," Shafer thought, halfway through the 6 years he spent on At The Gates.
Paper to Pixel The new XCOM-like tactical game has tabletop roots inspired by Gary Gygax, but throws in plenty of its own ideas.
Old School Despite a lengthy, somewhat troubled development cycle, Hero-U is a worthy successor to Sierra's Quest for Glory.
Messy Brig 12 mixes cards with RPG elements in some neat ways, but it quickly turns into a pay-to-win grind fest.
Dungeon souls Unique stories and cutscenes for seven playable characters set Wayward Souls apart from similar dungeon crawlers.
Class of 2008 With its minimalist plot and freeform difficulty, Defense Grid: The Awakening became a tower defense classic.
Sophomore album Zircon made his name with OverClocked Remix and the Final Fantasy VI tribute album Balance and Ruin. Now he's made his own dungeon crawler.
Tower power This combination of platforming and tower defense is best played in combination with a friend.
The DIY RPG Neverwinter Nights was always about the community, and now they're helping bring it back to life.
Skill shot Now out of Early Access, here's how Battlerite focuses on the fun chaos of the MOBA teamfight.