TOP 100 TURN-BASED GAMES

Ah, turn-based games - the genre where time seems to stand still as each player takes their sweet time figuring out their next move. But don't let that fool you, turn-based games can be a blast! Players love this genre because it allows for strategic decision-making and a slower pace of gameplay, perfect for those who like to take their time and really think things through. On this site, we've put together a well-picked list of the top turn-based games out there. From classics like Chess and Checkers to modern favorites like XCOM and Civilization, there's something for everyone. So sit back, relax, and enjoy the slow and steady gameplay of turn-based games. Who needs real-time action when you can take your time and outsmart your opponents?

#01
Games like Six Ages 2: Lights Going Out

Six Ages 2: Lights Going Out

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.9/10

#02
Games like Ukraine Defense Force Tactics

Ukraine Defense Force Tactics

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#03
Games like Twickles

Twickles

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#04
Games like Fit For a King

Fit For a King

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#05
Games like Disillusion

Disillusion

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#06
Games like From Frontier

From Frontier

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#07
Games like Armoured Commander II

Armoured Commander II

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#08
Games like Cat Lady - The Card Game

Cat Lady - The Card Game

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#09
Games like Everyday Genius: SquareLogic

Everyday Genius: SquareLogic

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#10
Games like South Park™: The Stick of Truth™

South Park™: The Stick of Truth™

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#11
Games like Bahamut2-dragon's bride

Bahamut2-dragon's bride

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#12
Games like Metroplex Zero: Sci-Fi Card Battler

Metroplex Zero: Sci-Fi Card Battler

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#13
Games like Vactics

Vactics

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#14
Games like Yes My Lord

Yes My Lord

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#15
Games like Stalks Stalks Stalks

Stalks Stalks Stalks

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#16
Games like HyperRogue

HyperRogue

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#17
Games like TaleSpire

TaleSpire

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#18
Games like Mysterious Realms RPG

Mysterious Realms RPG

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#19
Games like The Desolate Hope

The Desolate Hope

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#20
Games like Choice of Alexandria

Choice of Alexandria

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#21
Games like The World is Your Weapon

The World is Your Weapon

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#22
Games like Wizard Warfare

Wizard Warfare

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#23
Games like Free Kick X

Free Kick X

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#24
Games like Danger Crew

Danger Crew

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#25
Games like Super Lesbian Animal RPG

Super Lesbian Animal RPG

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#26
Games like The Dragons' Twilight

The Dragons' Twilight

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#27
Games like Shigatari

Shigatari

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#28
Games like Soma Spirits: Rebalance

Soma Spirits: Rebalance

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#29
Games like Touhou: Lost Branch of Legend

Touhou: Lost Branch of Legend

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#30
Games like ATOM RPG Trudograd

ATOM RPG Trudograd

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#31
Games like Master of Magic Classic

Master of Magic Classic

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1994
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#32
Games like OUTTA GAS

OUTTA GAS

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#33
Games like Soda Dungeon 2

Soda Dungeon 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Android, iPhone / iPad, PC, Mac
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#34
Games like 沉睡的法则 Things as They Are

沉睡的法则 Things as They Are

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#35
Games like Clad in Iron: Sakhalin 1904

Clad in Iron: Sakhalin 1904

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#36
Games like Sagrada

Sagrada

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Switch, Android
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#37
Games like Jewel Match Solitaire 2 Collector's Edition

Jewel Match Solitaire 2 Collector's Edition

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#38
Games like SiNKR 2

SiNKR 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#39
Games like Chess Pills

Chess Pills

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#40
Games like Battle for Wesnoth

Battle for Wesnoth

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#41
Games like Doll Explorer

Doll Explorer

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#42
Games like Ludus Mortis

Ludus Mortis

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#43
Games like Militia 2

Militia 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#44
Games like Room to Grow

Room to Grow

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#45
Games like Power Solitaire VR

Power Solitaire VR

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#46
Games like Keen: One Girl Army

Keen: One Girl Army

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Switch, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#47
Games like A Snake's Tale

A Snake's Tale

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#48
Games like klocki

klocki

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#49
Games like Knight Swap 2

Knight Swap 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Switch
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#50
Games like Master of Orion II

Master of Orion II

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1996
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#51
Games like Tales Across Time

Tales Across Time

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#52
Games like VenusBlood HOLLOW International

VenusBlood HOLLOW International

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#53
Games like Potato Flowers in Full Bloom

Potato Flowers in Full Bloom

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#54
Games like My Inner Darkness Is A Hot Anime Girl!

My Inner Darkness Is A Hot Anime Girl!

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#55
Games like DELUGE

DELUGE

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#56
Games like Lair Land Story

Lair Land Story

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Switch
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#57
Games like Letter Quest: Grimm's Journey

Letter Quest: Grimm's Journey

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, PS4, Switch, iPhone / iPad, Android, Wii U, Xbox One
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#58
Games like Godless Tactics

Godless Tactics

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#59
Games like Reimu's Weird little adventure

Reimu's Weird little adventure

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#60
Games like Steven Universe: Unleash the Light

Steven Universe: Unleash the Light

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Switch, PS4, PC, Mac, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#61
Games like Pinku Kult Hex Mortis

Pinku Kult Hex Mortis

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, PS4, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#62
Games like Shields of Loyalty

Shields of Loyalty

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#63
Games like Cramped Room of Death

Cramped Room of Death

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#64
Games like View From Below

View From Below

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#65
Games like Fallout 2: A Post Nuclear Role Playing Game

Fallout 2: A Post Nuclear Role Playing Game

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1998
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#66
Games like Xuan-Yuan Sword: The Scar of Sky

Xuan-Yuan Sword: The Scar of Sky

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#67
Games like Monmusu Gladiator

Monmusu Gladiator

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Switch, PC, Android, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#68
Games like Case 02: Paranormal Evil

Case 02: Paranormal Evil

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#69
Games like Alina of the Arena

Alina of the Arena

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, PS5, XSX, Switch, PS4, Xbox One
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#70
Games like For a Vast Future

For a Vast Future

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#71
Games like False Skies

False Skies

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#72
Games like Pavlov's House

Pavlov's House

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#73
Games like Shogun Showdown

Shogun Showdown

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#74
Games like Dungeon Deathball

Dungeon Deathball

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#75
Games like Pajama Sam: Games to Play on Any Day

Pajama Sam: Games to Play on Any Day

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#76
Games like Doom & Destiny

Doom & Destiny

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Mac, Switch, PS4, Android, Xbox One, Xbox 360
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#77
Games like The Depths of Tolagal

The Depths of Tolagal

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#78
Games like My Holiday

My Holiday

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#79
Games like Get In The Car, Loser!

Get In The Car, Loser!

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#80
Games like Jewel Match Twilight Solitaire

Jewel Match Twilight Solitaire

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, PS5
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#81
Games like The Greater Good

The Greater Good

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#82
Games like Dr. Kobushi's Labyrinthine Laboratory

Dr. Kobushi's Labyrinthine Laboratory

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Switch
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#83
Games like LA FORET DE PAGO : LA VENGEANCE DU DRAGON

LA FORET DE PAGO : LA VENGEANCE DU DRAGON

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Android
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#84
Games like I dream of you and ice cream

I dream of you and ice cream

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Switch, PC, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#85
Games like BOT.vinnik Chess: Late USSR Championships

BOT.vinnik Chess: Late USSR Championships

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#86
Games like Wantless : Solace at World’s End

Wantless : Solace at World’s End

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#87
Games like Militia

Militia

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#88
Games like Medieval II: Total War™ Kingdoms

Medieval II: Total War™ Kingdoms

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#89
Games like Rome: Total War™ - Collection

Rome: Total War™ - Collection

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#90
Games like Total War: MEDIEVAL II – Definitive Edition

Total War: MEDIEVAL II – Definitive Edition

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#91
Games like Stolen Realm

Stolen Realm

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Switch
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#92
Games like Small Saga

Small Saga

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#93
Games like My Holiday 2

My Holiday 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#94
Games like BOT.vinnik Chess: Winning Patterns

BOT.vinnik Chess: Winning Patterns

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#95
Games like 洞穴探险队 Caver

洞穴探险队 Caver

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#96
Games like Nightfall Hacker

Nightfall Hacker

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#97
Games like Blastboard

Blastboard

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#98
Games like The Oni Sellsword

The Oni Sellsword

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#99
Games like 伏雨录:少年篇

伏雨录:少年篇

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#100
Games like The Dragons' Twilight II

The Dragons' Twilight II

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.5/10