19 Games Like Adventure Quest

Games Like Adventure Quest Want games like Adventure Quest or games like Adventure Quest Worlds? You’ll find both on our list of popular browser based MMO role playing games.

Adventure Quest was the original game in the AQ series and launched in 2002. This single player online experience became one of the most popular browser games of the day and led to the development of a sequel game that incorporated more MMO features. This game was dubbed Adventure Quest Worlds (AQW) and become a reality at its full launch in 2008.

Just like its predecessor AQW grew rapidly and now has millions of registered accounts. The new MMO setting did wonders for the AQ series allowing players to finally see and communicate with each other while also offering greater class depth and a larger variety of quests since the game now had a persistent world to explore.

Whether you want a single player game like Adventure Quest or a free to play browser game like Adventure Quest Worlds you will find an option on our list below. The games here focus strongly on free to play browser based games so no software or purchase is required to play.
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Dark Gnome

Dark Gnome gives players the opportunity to help a generation of dwarves throw up their arms and revolt against the oppressive rat kingdom that has prevented them from leaving freely in the valley for countless generations. You’ll recruit your own team of dwarves as you travel across the countryside of various maps hunting for items, gaining experiencing and building our your dwarf settlement with supporting vendors and activities. Opting to present itself through a retro pixel design this...[Read Review]

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9.2 User Avg (14 votes)
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Drakensang Online

Drakensang Online started as a free to play browser based game that offers similar gameplay to the classic action role playing games of days long past, the title also offers an alternative small downloadable client for Windows. Important to note though is that in order to play Drakensang Online in browser you’ll have to have the latest version of Java installed and be using Internet Explorer 11 as the majority of other browsers (e.g. Chrome and Firefox) have removed support for Java. With ...[Read Review]

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9.1 User Avg (226 votes)
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Wizard101

Wizard101 is an extremely popular role playing game designed for younger gamers. The game features a collectible card system and combines it with turn based combat to make the game accessible to all skill levels. The huge success of Wizard101 eventually led to the development of Pirate101 which offers similar gameplay in a different setting. Wizard101 takes place in the world of Spiral and has players battling evil in order to save it. This fictional virtual world is split into a number of diffe...[Read Review]

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8.4 User Avg (115 votes)
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Shakes and Fidget

Shakes and Fidget offers a unique mixture of RPG and fortress management allowing players to take on quests, fight in PvP and ultimately develop their ideal character in a satire fantasy world. Available on both mobile devices and your computer (either as a browser or PC/Mac) Shakes and Fidget has built an audience in the millions who have formed guilds on their journey to the top of the Hall of Fame. Shakes and Fidget opens with players selecting from the five available classes of warrior, mage...[Read Review]

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5.2 User Avg (2 votes)
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Elsword Online

Elsword Online offers a skill based free to play action packed MMORPG experience with 2.5D side scrolling mechanics at the core of the experience and comic book undertones. Like many MMOs Elsword first launched in Korea in 2007 and eventually landing to North American shores in 2011. Gameplay in Elsword centres around beat ’em up style mechanic within a MMO framework that emphasises co-operative play. With this beat ’em focus you are guaranteed a fast paced adventure as you move acro...[Read Review]

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8.9 User Avg (123 votes)
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Spiral Knights

Spiral Knights is a co-operative game that draws inspiration from the likes of Zelda while also offering a MMO inspired experience focused on co-operative play. While Spiral Knights was originally available to play in your browser this has been retired given its reliance on Java limiting the game to the downloadable client through the official website or Steam. In Spiral Knights players control their own knight which belongs to the Spiral Knight Order as they explore the planet Cradle and its va...[Read Review]

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8.6 User Avg (26 votes)
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Puzzle Pirates

Puzzle Pirates has been a popular MMO since 2003 and combines pirates and puzzles (in case the name hadn’t given it away already) and despite its age has continued to hold a consistent audience encouraging regular updates to support the thousands of pirates online at any one time. The game can be downloaded through the Puzzle Pirates website or alternatively played directly in your browser. With not many MMOs with a pirate theme out there Puzzle Pirates stands out in the multiplayer focused genr...[Read Review]

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8.5 User Avg (10 votes)
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Dofus

Dofus is a turn based MMORPG that started in France and has rapidly expanded worldwide since that time. The game was so successful that it has lead to a number of spin off games including Wakfu which continues the story of the Dofus universe. Set in The World of Twelve (named after the 12 gods of the game world) the range of environments and classes are one of the most attractive elements of Dofus. Character customisation is particularly impressive with many customisation options available from ...[Read Review]

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8.5 User Avg (36 votes)
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RuneScape

RuneScape has long been a popular free to play MMORPG. It is widely regarded as one of the most popular browser based games around and has been constantly evolving since its humble beginnings over a decade ago. With hundreds of millions of accounts there are plenty of players to join you in this fantasy MMORPG. RuneScape offers all the features you would expect from a modern game with quests, skills, trade, chat, mini-games, NPCs and co-operative based adventures. RuneScape takes place in the ma...[Read Review]

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8.4 User Avg (84 votes)
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Naruto Online

Naruto Online is a free MMORPG based on the Naruto universe both in terms of setting, design and story. As a turn based experience the game focuses your attention towards equipment and ninja team setup while including a number of flashy special attack moves to devastate your enemy. Upon logging in for the first time players will choose from 1 of the 5 premade characters which each fall into one of the five game elements of Earth, Wind, Fire, Water and Lightning. Each also come with their own fig...[Read Review]

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8.4 User Avg (14 votes)
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Pirate101

Pirate101 is a popular MMORPG developed for children by KingsIsle Entertainment (the same people behind Wizard101). The game was released in late 2012 and quickly became popular with many Wizard101 fans making the switch for a new adventure. Pirate101 draws heavily from Wizard101 with gameplay being very similar, although a completely different setting. In Pirate101 players choose from a number of different classes and take to the skies in the ultimate adventure filled with exploration, friends ...[Read Review]

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8.3 User Avg (70 votes)
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Villagers and Heroes

Villagers and Heroes (previously known as A Mystical Land) is a free to play MMORPG. The game is simple and accessible while still having plenty of depth and a huge amount of activities. The game has a very RuneScape feel to it with plenty of professions to level up and a level of simplicity that original propelled RuneScape to fame. Want some wood? Walk over to the nearest tree and chop it down. Hungry for some fish? Head to the nearest pool of water and test your luck. Villagers and Heroes doe...[Read Review]

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8.2 User Avg (47 votes)
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Therian Saga

Therian Saga offers players an intriguing mixture of MMORPG and sandbox gameplay as players will create their unique hero while exploring, fighting, crafting, farming, hunting and much more. Those seeking something different from a browser based adventure will no doubt be hooked on this turn based like RPG that almost feels like a Dungeon & Dragons quest. With its sandbox style approach Therian Saga leaves plenty of choice in the hands of the player. Maybe you want to explore the rich world ...[Read Review]

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8.2 User Avg (13 votes)
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Dragon Eternity

Dragon Eternity offers a cross platform MMO role playing experience with the ability to play within your browser or across your mobile (iOS/Android) devices and fills an important gap in the market with a limited number of games offering this functionality. Staying close to the formula of similar browser games players will fight enemies, progress their character stats, unlock loot, command a pet and explore the community based mechanics. Starting out players will have the option to choose their ...[Read Review]

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7.9 User Avg (8 votes)
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Hero Smash

Hero Smash is a browser based experience that lets you play the hero in a MMO environment. The game was developed by Artix Entertainment who is also behind the hit game of AQWorlds. In Hero Smash you’ll create your own super hero and go about exploring a persistent MMO game world, all within your browser. The creation process is very flexible so you can choose the super powers that appeal to you, giving your super hero its own special feel and potential. Hero Smash also features great co-operati...[Read Review]

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7.8 User Avg (23 votes)
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Unlimited Ninja

Unlimited Ninja promises you a unique adventure as you create your own team of ninjas, summon beasts and choose your ninja path. All of this content is packed into a browser based experience that ensures it is accessible to all players. This isn’t an adventure that you’ll have to experience by yourself either with a huge community of other ninjas behind the game there are always friends, opponents and ninja allies. With simple but surprisingly deep gameplay these friends play an important role i...[Read Review]

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7.8 User Avg (19 votes)
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Crystal Saga

Crystal Saga is a browser based MMORPG that blends 2D and 3D to create a MMO experience. The game offers five different classes for players to use and has been online since 2011. You can expect a huge amount of content to explore in Crystal Saga with a unique fantasy and anime style. It’s easy to forget that the game is browser based with the huge number of maps, enemies and other features packed into this MMO. Logging into your account for the first time will prompt you to select one of the fiv...[Read Review]

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7.7 User Avg (15 votes)
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Wartune

Wartune is a free to play game that you can play inside your browser. The game blends traditional RPG elements with a simple and easy to learn turn based combat system. Wartune was released in 2013 and is definitely not shy on game features and since its release has inspired many games like Wartune to be released. Wartune plays out like most MMORPG experiences and has players questing around the game world and battling all sorts of monstrous creatures on their adventure. Players can also expect ...[Read Review]

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6.9 User Avg (24 votes)
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Epic Duel

Enter into duels, customise your equipment and chat with other players all within your browser thanks to Epic Duel, one of the many games to come out of Artix Entertainment. It’s similar to their other popular creations except that it’s set in a futuristic setting and focuses more on combat against other players. While the game mixes plenty of PvP and PvE content together the longevity definitely comes from the PvP scene where you’ll battle against others in 1v1 and 2v2 duels for bragging rights...[Read Review]

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6.7 User Avg (11 votes)