50 Best Episodic games

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The best 50 Episodic games daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 33000 video games across all platforms for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, PC Windows, Mac OS and Linux. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

This is not a "all time best Episodic games list". There is no hard limit on the age of a game but our results are mainly games released in the last 2 to 3 years.

The latest addition in this selection is Batman: The Enemy Within released the 3 October 2017, ranked #11

1# Eon Altar - 2016

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Your smartphone is your character! Eon Altar brings modern technology to the social experience of couch co-op gaming. Voice your character, choose which secrets to keep and what lies to tell. Gather your friends, order the pizza and descend to the depths of the Eon Altar!

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2# Republique - 2013

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Developed over five years by industry veterans (Metal Gear Solid, Halo, F. E. A. R. ), RPUBLIQUE is a thrilling and topical stealth-action game that explores the perils of government surveillance in the Internet Age. One Touch stealth action gameplay Immersive puzzles and strategic choices Innovative, interactive developer commentary (in-app purchase) Fully translated subtitles in English, French, German, Spanish, Russian and Portuguese Featured on NVIDIA TegraZone.

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4# Tales from the Borderlands - 2015

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Tales from the Borderlands is a five part episodic game series from the creators of The Walking Dead: A Telltale Games Series. Set on the unforgiving world of Pandora after the events seen in Borderlands 2, this is a story full of Borderlands’ trademark humor, following two adventurers on their quest for greatness.

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5# Life is Strange - 2015

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You are Max, a photography senior who saves her old friend Chloe by discovering she can rewind time. The pair soon find themselves exposed to the darker side of Arcadia Bay as they uncover the disturbing truth behind the sudden disappearance of a fellow student. Features - A beautifully written modern adventure game - Rewind time to change the course of events - Multiple endings depending on the choices you make - Striking, hand-painted visuals - Distinct, licensed indie soundtrack

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6# The Wolf Among Us - 2013

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Based on the award-winning Fables comic book series by Bill Willingham (published by DC Comics' Vertigo imprint), The Wolf Among Us is a dark, often brutally violent, and mature take on the characters and creatures of fairytale and legend. A five episode series from the creators of the 2012 Game of the Year: The Walking Dead, the player will experience what it's like to be Bigby Wolf (THE Big Bad Wolf), Sheriff of Fabletown.

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8# King's Quest - 2015

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An aging King Graham reflects on a life of adventure with his granddaughter, Gwendolyn, taking players back to his teen years and his quest to become a knight of Daventry in King Edwards royal guard. Discover a wondrous world full of whimsical characters, charming puzzles and perilous dangers in this fun and enchanting coming of age story. 2015 Activision Publishing, Inc. SIERRA, SIERRA with mountain design and KINGS QUEST are trademarks of Activision Publishing, Inc. Purchasing and using the software constitutes acceptance of the software license agreement available at support.activision.com/license

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9# Abducted - 2015

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Abducted by aliens and taken thousands of light years from home, you have one ultimate goal: Escape. But you have so many unanswered questions… How did you get here? What is this place? Who took you and why?

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10# Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series - 2015

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Game of Thrones - A Telltale Games Series is a six part episodic game series set in the world of HBO's groundbreaking TV show. This new story tells of House Forrester, a noble family from the north of Westeros, loyal to the Starks of Winterfell.

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11# Batman: The Enemy Within - 2017

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The Riddler has returned to terrorize Gotham City, but his gruesome puzzles merely foreshadow an even greater crisis. With the arrival of a ruthless federal agent and the return of a still nascent Joker, Batman must navigate uneasy alliances while Bruce Wayne undertakes a perilous series of deceptions. Includes Episode 1 of a 5 part series in this brand new season from the award-winning studio, Telltale Games.

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12# Grimm - 2014

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The true meaning of the word fear... Once upon a time, fairy tales were valuable cautionary yarns filled with dire warnings and sage advice. However, over time, the stories have become so watered down with cute woodland creatures and happy endings that they have lost their true meaning and purpose. No more!

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13# Minecraft: Story Mode - 2015

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You and your friends revere the legendary Order of the Stone: Warrior, Redstone Engineer, Griefer, and Architect; slayers of the Ender Dragon. Created by award-winning adventure game powerhouse Telltale Games, in partnership with Minecraft creators, Mojang Featuring the voices of Patton Oswalt, Brian Posehn, Ashley Johnson, Scott Porter, Martha Plimpton, Dave Fennoy, Corey Feldman, Billy West, and Paul Reubens You will drive the story through the decisions you make: what you say to people (and how you say it), and what you choose to do in moments of thrilling action will make this YOUR story Minimum specs: GPU: Adreno 300 series, Mali-T600 series, PowerVR SGX544, or Tegra 4 CPU: Dual core 1.

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14# Final Fantasy Dimensions - 2012

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In addition to enhanced graphics and sound, this smartphone version also marks the title's overseas debut. Drawing upon the roots of the series with such features as beautiful 2-D pixel art, a battle system involving job change-based character growth and ability combinations, and a classic story of light, darkness, and crystals, FINAL FANTASY DIMENSIONS delivers the best of FINAL FANTASY, retro and fresh alike, directly to you. Due to the use of a universal aspect ratio, portions of the game screen may appear black on some devices.

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15# Raiders of the Broken Planet - 2017

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Choose Harec or 4 other Raiders and help them rescue the legendary Lycus Dion from the claws of the Hades Division, or switch sides and play as an Antagonist. Normally he wouldnt rescue the likes of Lycus Dion, but he needs warriors whose reputation alone can instil fear. Raiders combines narrative missions with intense 4 vs 1 battles, making this shooter a one-of-a-kind experience.

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17# The Walking Dead: Season 2 - 2013

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The Walking Dead: Season Two, a five-part game series that continues the story of Clementine, a young girl orphaned by the undead apocalypse. Many months have passed since the events seen in Season One of The Walking Dead, and Clementine is searching for safety. But what can an ordinary child do to stay alive when the living can be just as bad and sometimes worse than the dead?

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18# Dreamfall Chapters - 2014

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Dreamfall Chapters is a story about choices and consequences, dreams and reality, magic and science, chaos and order, and the broken heroes whose actions will shape the course of history in all worlds. A modern 3D Adventure lets you explore over 50 breathtaking locations across three unique worlds Experience a deep and emotional Story continuing the award winning The Longest Journey saga Far-reaching decisions will shape the course of your journey and lead to devastating consequences Including all 5 Episodes of the game with a total of 13 Chapters Enjoy the definitive experience of Dreamfall Chapters on Xbox One with reworked character models, improved animations, lightning and special effects

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19# The Detail - 2014

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The Detail, a crime noir adventure in a modern American city. This is a city where cases matter, clearance rates matter, and on a good day even justice matters.

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20# Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series - 2017

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Marvels Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series delivers a brand new story of the universes unlikeliest heroes, the rag-tag band of outlaws who go by the names Star-Lord, Gamora, Drax, Rocket, and Groot. Each of the Guardians has a reason to desire this relic, as does a ruthless enemy who is the last of her kind, and who will stop at nothing to tear it from their hands. From Earth to the Milano to Knowhere and beyond, and set to the beat of awesome music, this five-part episodic series puts you in the rocket-powered boots of Star-Lord in an original Guardians adventure, told in the unique and award-winning Telltale style, where your decisions and actions will drive the path of the story you experience.

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21# HITMAN - The Complete First Season - 2017

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Featuring all of the Season One locations and episodes from the Prologue, Paris, Sapienza, Marrakesh, Bangkok, Colorado, and Hokkaido. As Agent 47, you will perform contract hits on powerful, high-profile targets in an intense spy-thriller story across a world of assassination. HITMAN includes a wealth of content and game modes, catering to long-time fans and new players in equal measure.

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22# The Uncertain: Episode 1 - The Last Quiet Day - 2016

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The Uncertain is an episodic story-driven adventure game set in a post-apocalyptic world. Experience the mysterious vibe of each of carefully explored locations, solve diverse puzzles, make fateful decisions and discuss intriguing matters to find out the whole truth being kept from you.

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23# Knee Deep - 2017

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When a washed-up actor hangs himself on location, a spotlight is cast on the backwater Florida town of Cypress Knee. Your screen becomes a stage on which you investigate this mysterious death as three distinct characters.

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25# The Lion's Song: Episode 1 - Silence - 2016

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„The Lion's Song: Episode 1 – Silence" draws the player into the life of a talented young composer, Wilma, preparing for her breakthrough concert, the defining moment of her career. Searching for inspiration she escapes from the pressure for success to the solitude of the Austrian Alps.

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