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The desire for self-realization arises from any person, regardless of the type of activity. In gamers, it saturated with the pursuit of achievements, the struggle in the leaderboards, and the usual competition in their skills. All of the above is present in projects such as a skill based MMORPG.

Honkai Impact 3rd

Anime action roleplaying game developed for the mobile platforms

Wild Terra 2: New Lands

An indie sandbox MMORPG inspired by old-school games with survival mechanics

Genshin Impact

An open-world Action RPG game in unique fantasy setting

Star Stable

An online adventure game about horses, competitions, races, and horse care


Neverwinter is a free-to-play MMORPG based on Dungeons and Dragons setting.


Необычная MMORPG про волшебников с множеством различных классов и игровых активностей


The project is developed and published by Digital Extremes.

Lords of the Arena

An online idle RPG that features elements of MOBA gameplay

DarkStory Online

A free-to-play indie MMORPG with simple pixel graphics and immersive cooperative gameplay

Darkmoon Realm

Idle browser-based MMORPG game featuring tons of PvE challenges and PvP ladder

Eudemons Online

Free-to-play old-school fantasy MMORPG featuring immersive PvP and seven playable classes

Cubic Castles

Casual-friendly indie MMO game with sandbox gameplay elements

Out of Reach

Indie open-world MMO game featuring elements of the survival in the wild

Islet Online

Indie sandbox-style MMORPG game with cartoonish graphics

Life Forge ORPG

Free-to-play 2D MMORPG game with a vast open world

Project TL

Upcoming fantasy MMORPG game developed by NCSoft

Age of Wushu 2

Upcoming MMORPG in the Age of Wushu series

Villagers and Heroes

Player-driven fantasy MMORPG featuring deep crafting system and character development

Beasts of Bermuda

Hardcore survival game featuring dinosaurs and fierce prehistoric beasts

Gemini Station

Browser-based multiplayer roleplaying game in space setting


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In this kind of entertainment, many different mechanics require sufficient practice and knowledge to pump, pick up equipment, and fight effectively. For example, character skills can have many limitations: use delay, radius, and distance of the action, as well as mana and stamina costs. The competent calculation allows you to compensate for all the negative aspects, reaching a synergistic combination with a decent return. On top of that, the brainchildren of a skill-based MMORPG are trying to adopt the traits of their brothers in the market - hardcore MMORPGs, in order to expand the range of possibilities and sensations on the way of content passing by users.

One of these qualities can be called pushing the player to socialization — clan battles for points of influence, guild equipment, and shop-run bonus. Banal raids require a team of characters of a specific class, although no one forbids experiments for an exciting challenge. Also available are servers with free PvP and loss of loot. This system protects the game from bot users; however, for beginners, it becomes somewhat dangerous to complete quests alone.

Despite its advantages compared to pay-2-win MMORPG or casual projects, the market cannot boast an abundance of skill based MMORPG. Nevertheless, it is possible to select a list of products that influenced the genre at one time or are still fascinating. Darkfall is a worthy representative of the type, even if aged. The combination of non-target systems, the possibility of fire on their own, free PvP-zones and the lack of restrictions on pumping the character distinguish it from the rest of the MMORPG. For greater immersion, a first-person camera is used. There was a slight frenzy around the Korean project Blade & Soul because not every day, there is an opportunity to see the MMORPG as a cyber discipline. In addition to the same non-target system, the developers added tournament arenas with 3x3 and 1x1 modes, in which the influence of the equipment characteristics is removed for higher interest.