TOP 72 HERO GAMES

Looking for a good way to procrastinate? Look no further than the hero game genre! In these games, you get to play as the hero of the story, battling evil villains, saving the day, and generally being a badass. Not only is it fun to play as a superhero, but there's something inherently satisfying about being the one to save the world. Plus, who doesn't love the feeling of overcoming seemingly insurmountable odds? Whether you're into fast-paced action, deep storytelling, or just want to kick some virtual butt, the hero genre has something for everyone. And lucky for you, this site has curated a list of the top hero games, so you can spend less time searching and more time saving the world!

#01
Games like Final Fantasy (Series)

Final Fantasy (Series)

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, PS Vita, Xbox 360, Console, Browser, iPhone / iPad, Android, PS3
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#02
Games like God of War

God of War

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Console, PS3, PS4, PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9/10

#03
Games like Tom Clancys Splinter Cell

Tom Clancys Splinter Cell

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Mac, PS3, Xbox One
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#04
Games like Final Fantasy VII

Final Fantasy VII

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, iPhone / iPad, Switch, Android, Xbox One, PS3
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#05
Games like Final Fantasy XII

Final Fantasy XII

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PS2, Console, PS4, PC, Switch
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#06
Games like Viewtiful Joe

Viewtiful Joe

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Console
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#07
Games like God of War II

God of War II

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Console, PS3
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#08
Games like Mass Effect

Mass Effect

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console, PS3, Xbox One
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#09
Games like Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy

Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Xbox 360, Console, PC, Mac, Switch
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#10
Games like Homeworld

Homeworld

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#11
Games like Jagged Alliance 2

Jagged Alliance 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#12
Games like Final Fantasy III

Final Fantasy III

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android, DS, PC, Switch, PS4, PS3, Wii, Wii U
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#13
Games like Jak 3

Jak 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Console, PS4, PS Vita, PS3
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#14
Games like Viewtiful Joe 2

Viewtiful Joe 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#15
Games like Toxic Lab

Toxic Lab

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#16
Games like Final Fantasy XI

Final Fantasy XI

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#17
Games like Final Fantasy IV

Final Fantasy IV

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android, DS, PC, Switch, PS4
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#18
Games like City of Heroes

City of Heroes

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#19
Games like Abuse

Abuse

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Mac
  • Release: 1995
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#20
Games like Divine Divinity

Divine Divinity

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#21
Games like Scrapland

Scrapland

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#22
Games like Gothic 3

Gothic 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#23
Games like Silent Bomber

Silent Bomber

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, PS3
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#24
Games like X-Men Legends

X-Men Legends

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#25
Games like Mega Man Legends 2

Mega Man Legends 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Console, PS3
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 7.4/10

#26
Games like City of Villains

City of Villains

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 7.4/10

#27
Games like Dark Cloud

Dark Cloud

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Console, PS4, PS3
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 7.4/10

#28
Games like X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse

X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 7.4/10

#29
Games like Grandia II

Grandia II

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, PS3
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 7.3/10

#30
Games like Little Kings Story

Little Kings Story

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, Wii, PC
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 7.3/10

#31
Games like inFamous 2

inFamous 2

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: Console, PS3
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 7.2/10

#32
Games like The Amazing Spider-Man

The Amazing Spider-Man

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Wii, DS, 3DS, PC, iPhone / iPad, Android, Xbox 360, PS3
  • Release: 1990
  • Rating: 7.2/10

#33
Games like Freedom Force

Freedom Force

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 7.1/10

#34
Games like F/A-18 Korea

F/A-18 Korea

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 7/10

#35
Games like Dragon Warrior VII

Dragon Warrior VII

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 7/10

#36
Games like Spider-Man

Spider-Man

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Console
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 7/10

#37
Games like Ultimate Spider-Man

Ultimate Spider-Man

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, DS
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 7/10

#38
Games like Batman

Batman

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac, PS3
  • Release: 1989
  • Rating: 7/10

#39
Games like Batman Begins

Batman Begins

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 6.8/10

#40
Games like Ghost Rider

Ghost Rider

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PS2, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 6.7/10

#41
Games like Infinite Crisis

Infinite Crisis

  • License: Freemium
  • Platforms: Browser, PC
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 6.5/10

#42
Games like Justice League Heroes

Justice League Heroes

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PS2, Xbox 360, Console, DS
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 6.3/10

#43
Games like Spider-Man 3

Spider-Man 3

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console, Wii, PS3, DS
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 6.3/10

#44
Games like The Last Remnant

The Last Remnant

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console, PS3, PS4, Switch, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 6.2/10

#45
Games like Marvel Trading Card Game

Marvel Trading Card Game

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, DS
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 6.2/10

#46
Games like Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects

Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Xbox 360, DS
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 6.1/10

#47
Games like The Incredible Hulk

The Incredible Hulk

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, DS, PC
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 5.9/10

#48
Games like Astro Boy

Astro Boy

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, PS2
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 5/10

#49
Games like Crisis Core

Crisis Core

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: n/a

#50
Games like Assassins Creed

Assassins Creed

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, iPhone / iPad, PS3
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: n/a

#51
Games like Marvel

Marvel

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console, Wii, PS3
  • Release: 1938
  • Rating: n/a

#52
Games like Marvel vs. Capcom (Series)

Marvel vs. Capcom (Series)

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Xbox 360, Console, iPhone / iPad, PS3
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: n/a

#53
Games like Final Fantasy VI Advance

Final Fantasy VI Advance

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: n/a

#54
Games like Gothic (series)

Gothic (series)

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, PS5, XSX
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: n/a

#55
Games like Robin Hood

Robin Hood

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 1983
  • Rating: n/a

#56
Games like Marvel vs. Capcom 3

Marvel vs. Capcom 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, Console, PS3
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: n/a

#57
Games like CyberMage

CyberMage

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1995
  • Rating: n/a

#58
Games like Baten Kaitos

Baten Kaitos

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: n/a

#59
Games like X-Men Legends II

X-Men Legends II

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: n/a

#60
Games like Sly 2

Sly 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Console, PS3
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: n/a

#61
Games like The Incredible Hulk (2003)

The Incredible Hulk (2003)

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Browser, PS2, Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, DS, PC
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: n/a

#62
Games like Kya

Kya

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Console
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: n/a

#63
Games like Winds of Steel

Winds of Steel

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Android
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: n/a

#64
Games like Dungeon Scroll

Dungeon Scroll

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: n/a

#65
Games like The Things that Go Bump in the Night

The Things that Go Bump in the Night

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Browser, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: n/a

#66
Games like To the City of the Clouds

To the City of the Clouds

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Browser, iPhone / iPad, Android, PC, Mac
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: n/a

#67
Games like Ninja Chicken

Ninja Chicken

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Android
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: n/a

#68
Games like Marvel: War of Heroes

Marvel: War of Heroes

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: n/a

#69
Games like Final Fantasy IV Advance

Final Fantasy IV Advance

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: n/a

#70
Games like Xenosaga Episode III

Xenosaga Episode III

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PS2, Console
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: n/a

#71
Games like Yggdra Union

Yggdra Union

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: n/a

#72
Games like Enslaved

Enslaved

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console, PS3
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: n/a