ConsoleNameReleaseGenreLucca's Notes
DSChrono Trigger2008Turn-BasedIf you must play a version of this game (and you must), this one is a good choice- it has extra cut content!
VitaChrono Trigger (PSone Classics)2012Turn-BasedSee PSX
PSPChrono Trigger (PSone Classics)2011Turn-BasedSee PSX
PS3Chrono Trigger (PSone Classics)2011Turn-BasedSee PSX
PS4Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII- Reunion2022ActionSee PS5
PS5Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII- Reunion2022ActionAdds many QoL features and alters the visuals/voices to be more in line with FFVII Remake
Xbox SeriesCrisis Core -Final Fantasy VII- Reunion2022ActionSee PS5
Xbox OneCrisis Core -Final Fantasy VII- Reunion2022ActionSee PS5
SwitchCrisis Core -Final Fantasy VII- Reunion2022ActionSee PS5
WiiDead Rising: Chop Till You Drop2009ActionReplaces the game-spanning countdown clock with timed missions, no free-roaming the mall between missions, and over-the-shoulder gunplay
JP FCDragon Ball: Dai Maou Fukkatsu1988Card-BasedPlays kinda like a card-based board game
JP FCDragon Ball Z: Kyoushuu! Saiya Jin1993Card-BasedCARDS
JP SFCDragon Ball Z: Super Saiya Densetsu1992Card-BasedCombo of two of the FC DBZ games, still with card-based battles
JP FCDragon Ball Z II: Gekishin Freeza!!1991Card-BasedCard-based combat
JP FCDragon Ball Z III: Ressen Jinzou Ningen1992Card-BasedMore card-based combat
DSDragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime2006ActionPart Zelda-like adventure starring a slime (with increasable health), part tank warfare as only Dragon Quest can provide (the stats of the tank itself can also be upgraded)
JP GBADragon Quest Monsters: Caravan Heart2003Monster CollectingStars a young Prince Keifer from DQVII, where you recruit humans and monsters for your growing caravan
DSDragon Quest Monsters: Joker2007Monster CollectingMore Dragon Quest-themed monster collection and synthesis! Also features a DQ VIII- like skill system
DSDragon Quest Monsters: Joker 22011Monster CollectingNot a direct sequel to Joker, adds monsters of varying sizes but otherwise plays the same
GB+GBCDragon Warrior I & II2000Turn-BasedKeeps the same QoL changes brought by the SFC version, albeit with some naturally downgraded graphics
GB+GBCDragon Warrior III2001Turn-BasedMaintains the QoL changes of the SFC version, adds an extra bonus dungeon, downgrades graphics a bit
GB+GBCDragon Warrior Monsters2000Monster CollectingSort of Dragon Quest's answer to Pokemon, but with fusion as well
GB+GBCDragon Warrior Monsters 2: Cobi's Journey/Tara's Adventure2001Monster CollectingLeans harder into the Pokemon slant with 2 different versions
JP FCFamicom Jump: Eiyuu Retsuden1989ActionGet isekai'd into a world where heroes and villains from the Jump magazine series converge, XP gain is represented by "effort"
PSPFinal Fantasy2007Turn-BasedUses bonus dungeon and translation from Dawn of Souls (GBA), has updated 2D graphics, FMVs and soundtrack, arguably the definitive version of the game
PSXFinal Fantasy Anthology1999Turn-BasedContains Final Fantasy V (first localized appearance) and Final Fantasy VI
PSXFinal Fantasy Chronicles2001Turn-BasedContains inferior versions of Final Fantasy IV and Chrono Trigger
GBAFinal Fantasy I & II: Dawn of Souls2004Turn-BasedAdds dungeons and tweaks the translation of the originals
PSPFinal Fantasy II2007Turn-BasedSee above
GBAFinal Fantasy IV Advance2005Turn-BasedRevised translation and plot polish of the original, as well as graphical improvements
PSXFinal Fantasy Origins2003Turn-BasedContains Final Fantasy I and Final Fantasy II (first localized appearance)
PSPFinal Fantasy Origins (PSone Classics)2012Turn-BasedSee PSX
VitaFinal Fantasy Origins (PSone Classics)2012Turn-BasedSee PSX
PS3Final Fantasy Origins (PSone Classics)2012Turn-BasedSee PSX
PSPFinal Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions2007StrategyEnhanced port of the original, changes some character/spell names, a LOT of Shakespearean-type English, MAJOR slowdown with spells, lots of QoL changes
VitaFinal Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions (DL only)2007StrategySee PSP
PS3Final Fantasy V (PSone Classics)2011Turn-BasedSee PSX
VitaFinal Fantasy V (PSone Classics)2011Turn-BasedSee PSX
PSPFinal Fantasy V (PSone Classics)2011Turn-BasedSee PSX
GBAFinal Fantasy V Advance2006Turn-BasedUpdated graphics, new jobs, and a new boss battle compared to the original
VitaFinal Fantasy VI (PSone Classics)2011Turn-BasedSee PSX
PSPFinal Fantasy VI (PSone Classics)2011Turn-BasedSee PSX
PS3Final Fantasy VI (PSone Classics)2011Turn-BasedSee PSX
GBAFinal Fantasy VI Advance2007Turn-BasedAdded bonus dungeons, Espers, and some graphical polish
JP FCGeGeGe no Kitarou 2: Youkai Gundan no Chousen1987Turn-BasedBased off the spooky anime of the same name
DSHarvest Moon DS2006SimulationClassic farming gameplay, lots of harvest spirtes to rescue- and crops themselves level up!
DSHarvest Moon DS: Island of Happiness2007SimulationSame farming, but now on a deserted island! Limited to touchscreen controls
DSNaruto: Path of the Ninja2007Turn-BasedFollows the manga/anime through the Chunin Exams arc, with some touch controls integrated
DSNaruto: Path of the Ninja 22008Turn-BasedPlays like the first game, but is more of an original filler story than directly following the source material
3DSResident Evil: The Mercenaries 3D2011ActionBioweapon slaying gives skill points, and skill points give better combat stats/abiilties!
3DSResident Evil Revelations2012ActionIncluded due to the presence of Raid Mode, in which you kill bioweapons as a character from the main game and gain XP to level, which gives you better stats
Wii UResident Evil Revelations2013ActionSee XBO
Xbox 360Resident Evil Revelations2013ActionSee XBO
Xbox OneResident Evil Revelations2017ActionSee 3DS, but with some tweaks and added characters for Raid Mode
PS4Resident Evil Revelations2017ActionSee XBO
PS3Resident Evil Revelations2013ActionSee XBO
SwitchResident Evil Revelations2017ActionSee XBO
PS5Scarlet Nexus2021ActionA flashy ARPG with two different storylines to choose from and a bevy of psychic powers to play with
PS4Scarlet Nexus2021ActionSee PS5
Xbox SeriesScarlet Nexus2021ActionSee PS5
Xbox OneScarlet Nexus (DL only)2021ActionSee PS5
PSPStar Ocean: First Departure2008ActionAdds new playable characters and animated cutscenes, gives the game a different engine, expands on some NPCs storyline-wise, first western localization of the game
SwitchStar Ocean: First Departure R (DL only)2019ActionSee PS4
PS4Star Ocean: First Departure R (DL only)2019ActionAdds new character illustrations and makes QoL changes to the PSP version
PSPStar Ocean: Second Evolution2009ActionAdds new playable characters, reworked skills, new cutscenes, and even more endings to The Second Story
PSPValkyrie Profile: Lenneth2006Turn-BasedAn English port of the Japanese PSX version, not too different overall but does spiff up the localization a bit and adds a few cutscenes
PS2Virtua Quest2005ActionARPG with a main character so lame, he has to capture the souls of the Virtua Fighter characters to become cool
GameCubeVirtua Quest2004ActionAn ARPG starring a lame kid who has to enslave the souls of Virtua Fighter characters to become cool