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 The World is Your Weapon

The World is Your Weapon

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

#07
Games like Wizard Warfare

Wizard Warfare

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

#08
Games like Free Kick X

Free Kick X

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

#09
Games like Danger Crew

Danger Crew

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

#10
Games like Super Lesbian Animal RPG

Super Lesbian Animal RPG

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

#11
Games like The Dragons' Twilight

The Dragons' Twilight

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

#12
Games like Shigatari

Shigatari

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

#13
Games like Soma Spirits: Rebalance

Soma Spirits: Rebalance

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

#14
Games like Touhou: Lost Branch of Legend

Touhou: Lost Branch of Legend

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

#15
Games like ATOM RPG Trudograd

ATOM RPG Trudograd

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

#16
Games like Master of Magic Classic

Master of Magic Classic

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

#17
Games like OUTTA GAS

OUTTA GAS

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

#18
Games like Soda Dungeon 2

Soda Dungeon 2

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

#19
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

#20
Games like SiNKR 2

SiNKR 2

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

#21
Games like Clad in Iron: Sakhalin 1904

Clad in Iron: Sakhalin 1904

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

#22
Games like Sagrada

Sagrada

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

#23
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

#24
Games like Chess Pills

Chess Pills

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

#25
Games like Battle for Wesnoth

Battle for Wesnoth

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

#26
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

#27
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

#28
Games like Shields of Loyalty

Shields of Loyalty

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

#29
Games like Cramped Room of Death

Cramped Room of Death

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

#30
Games like View From Below

View From Below

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

#31
Games like Doll Explorer

Doll Explorer

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

#32
Games like Ludus Mortis

Ludus Mortis

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

#33
Games like Militia 2

Militia 2

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

#34
Games like Room to Grow

Room to Grow

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

#35
Games like Power Solitaire VR

Power Solitaire VR

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

#36
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

#37
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

#38
Games like Knight Swap 2

Knight Swap 2

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

#39
Games like klocki

klocki

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

#40
Games like Master of Orion II

Master of Orion II

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

#41
Games like Light Fairytale Episode 2

Light Fairytale Episode 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, XSX, PS4, Switch, Xbox One
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#42
Games like Star Vikings Forever

Star Vikings Forever

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, PC, Mac
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#43
Games like Plunge

Plunge

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Switch, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#44
Games like Golden Krone Hotel

Golden Krone Hotel

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#45
Games like SokoChess White

SokoChess White

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

#46
Games like Lies of Astaroth

Lies of Astaroth

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, PC, Android, Xbox One
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#47
Games like Stolen Realm

Stolen Realm

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

#48
Games like Spurdo :D

Spurdo :D

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

#49
Games like Nurse Love Syndrome

Nurse Love Syndrome

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS Vita, Switch
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#50
Games like Once upon a Dungeon

Once upon a Dungeon

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

#51
Games like Small Saga

Small Saga

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

#52
Games like My Holiday 2

My Holiday 2

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

#53
Games like BOT.vinnik Chess: Winning Patterns

BOT.vinnik Chess: Winning Patterns

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

#54
Games like Nightfall Hacker

Nightfall Hacker

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

#55
Games like Blastboard

Blastboard

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

#56
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

#57
Games like Swords & Souls: Neverseen

Swords & Souls: Neverseen

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

#58
Games like Solar Settlers

Solar Settlers

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#59
Games like Metal as Phuk

Metal as Phuk

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#60
Games like Fidel Dungeon Rescue

Fidel Dungeon Rescue

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#61
Games like The Wind and Wilting Blossom

The Wind and Wilting Blossom

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

#62
Games like Towards The Pantheon

Towards The Pantheon

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

#63
Games like Dungeon Scavenger

Dungeon Scavenger

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Android, Xbox One
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#64
Games like Word

Word

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

#65
Games like Tactical Nexus

Tactical Nexus

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

#66
Games like Card Hog

Card Hog

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Android, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#67
Games like 作业本战记(exercise book epic)

作业本战记(exercise book epic)

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#68
Games like Missile Cards

Missile Cards

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#69
Games like Markov Alg

Markov Alg

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#70
Games like Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk DX

Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk DX

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS4, Switch, PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#71
Games like Flinger Tactics

Flinger Tactics

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#72
Games like ZOR: Pilgrimage of the Slorfs

ZOR: Pilgrimage of the Slorfs

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#73
Games like Wequer

Wequer

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#74
Games like Life of a Mobster

Life of a Mobster

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Mac, PC, Android
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#75
Games like Jewel Match Atlantis Solitaire - Collector's Edition

Jewel Match Atlantis Solitaire - Collector's Edition

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#76
Games like Morphblade

Morphblade

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#77
Games like Ord.

Ord.

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Switch, PS4, Android, Xbox One
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#78
Games like Hedgewars

Hedgewars

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#79
Games like Backspace Bouken

Backspace Bouken

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#80
Games like Dungeon Crusher Kiritan

Dungeon Crusher Kiritan

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#81
Games like Caravaneer 2

Caravaneer 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#82
Games like SGS Heia Safari

SGS Heia Safari

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#83
Games like Gensokyo Defenders

Gensokyo Defenders

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS4, Switch, PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#84
Games like Draft of Darkness

Draft of Darkness

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#85
Games like Farlanders

Farlanders

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#86
Games like Heroines of Swords & Spells

Heroines of Swords & Spells

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#87
Games like SiNKR

SiNKR

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Xbox One, Android, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#88
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

#89
Games like Persona 4 Golden

Persona 4 Golden

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS Vita, PC, XSX, PS4, Switch, Xbox One, PS5
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#90
Games like Fantasya Final Definitiva REMAKE

Fantasya Final Definitiva REMAKE

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#91
Games like 战术狂想1(Chimera of Tactics 1)

战术狂想1(Chimera of Tactics 1)

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#92
Games like Elsia War

Elsia War

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#93
Games like ShellShock Live

ShellShock Live

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, PS4, iPhone / iPad, Xbox One
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#94
Games like Wanna Survive

Wanna Survive

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad, Switch, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#95
Games like Cobalt Core

Cobalt Core

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#96
Games like Crush the Industry

Crush the Industry

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#97
Games like Touhou: Fading Illusion

Touhou: Fading Illusion

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#98
Games like EXCALIBURIAN!!

EXCALIBURIAN!!

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#99
Games like Approaching Infinity

Approaching Infinity

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#100
Games like Age of History II

Age of History II

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.3/10