Ni No Kuni
Image via netmarbleNeo

RPG Games to Play Like Ni No Kuni: Cross Worlds

If you love Ni No Kuni: Cross Worlds, you'll love these games as well!

Ni No Kuni: Cross Worlds is the latest mobile game that officially came out Wednesday in North America. It features breathtaking visuals that give you a Studio Ghibli feel. You realize that you’re transported into a video game, thanks to an AI character, Rania. She transforms into a human, the game starts to glitch, and you’re taken to a burning city filled with monsters. You’re no longer playing the game anymore. You’re in it! It’s up to you and your companions to save the queen of this world, who is Rania in an alternate version, and form allies with other towns.

Recommended Videos

Mobile games have a similar flow when it comes to playing RPGs. You chose your class, customize your character, you’re thrown into a new world, and you solve quests to advance. As you progress you learn more about the world around you. Playing Ni No Kuni: Cross Worlds has a similar approach to other titles that are out there.

If you’re wanting to try other games out, while still playing this new title, here are a few we recommend.

RPG Games Similar to Ni No Kuni: Cross Worlds

Genshin Impact

Image via MiHoYo

Genshin Impact garnered popularity for its wide-open world, unique characters you can acquire on your journey, and tons of quests to partake in. This free-to-play gives you the ability to choose between the twin protagonists where your mission is to find one another in this new world. Just like in Ni No Kuni: Cross Worlds, Genshin has a main character who has no idea where she or he ended up. As you progress, you unlock cool weapons, and clothes, and can switch between characters you earn.

Dragon Raja

Image via Famous Heart Limited

Dragon Raja is a fantasy MMORPG that’s different in terms of setting. Ni No Kuni: Cross Worlds offers bright graphics and makes you feel as if you’re in a cottage core world with cute creatures and older-looking outfits. Dragon Raja takes place in the future and has modern fantasy elements composed of organizations who want to breed dragons and use them to conquer the planet. Just like Ni No Kuni: Cross Worlds you have a gacha mechanic that will allow you to have familiars to join your party. Depending on the roll you get, the higher the card will be. Dragon Raja uses this feature to recruit companions to help in your battles. If you want to play a modernized fantasy game, Dragon Raja is perfect for you with a beautiful story.

Epic Seven

Image via Super Creative

Epic Seven originally launched in Korea in 2018 and focuses on a Celestial War. There’s a ton of lore surrounding this game and it follows the main character waking up in a new world, meeting new people, and killing enemies. It’s a gacha RPG game set in the fantasy world, as many on this list are, where you can unlock cool characters that have some crazy elemental powers. Your characters can equip runes to become powerful and you have the opportunity to upgrade them. It’s a nice anime-themed mobile game with another great story that will suck you in.

If you’re looking to play any of these games be sure to check your Android & iOs devices. Ni No Kuni: Cross Worlds is now available to play. Check back daily to learn more about this fantastic RPG.

Image of Jazmine Corniel
Jazmine Corniel
Jazmine Corniel has been a freelance writer at Game Journalist since May 2022. She has an AA in journalism and is working towards a degree in digital communications. She has five years of professional writing experience and social media management. Her GJ coverage includes The Sims 4, Genshin Impact, Honkai Star Rails, and World of Warcraft alongside other live service games. In her free time, you’ll find her playing The Sims 4, voice acting, singing in musicals, and traveling.