TOP 100 TURN-BASED STRATEGY GAMES

Ah, turn-based strategy games, the ultimate test of patience and strategy. For those who want to plan their every move and outsmart their opponents, this genre is a dream come true. With a well-picked list of the top games of this genre, this site offers a playground for this particular type of gamer. Players love the challenge of thinking ahead, of anticipating their enemies moves, and coming up with the perfect counter. It's like a high-stakes chess game, but with armies, weapons, and magic. And let's not forget the ultimate satisfaction of watching your plan come together as you take down your foe. Plus, with the turn-based format, players can take their time, think, plan, and then execute their strategy. It's the perfect mix of adrenaline and relaxation. So, grab a drink, sit back, and enjoy the satisfaction of outsmarting your opponents.

#01
Games like Colorful Colore

Colorful Colore

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.9/10

#02
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

#03
Games like Quest for the Golden Candelabra

Quest for the Golden Candelabra

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.9/10

#04
Games like Ukraine Defense Force Tactics

Ukraine Defense Force Tactics

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

#05
Games like Shadows Over Loathing

Shadows Over Loathing

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Switch, PS5, PS4
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#06
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

#07
Games like Armoured Commander II

Armoured Commander II

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

#08
Games like HyperRogue

HyperRogue

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

#09
Games like 魔卡幻想(Heroines Fantasy Inherit)

魔卡幻想(Heroines Fantasy Inherit)

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

#10
Games like Jey's Empire

Jey's Empire

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

#11
Games like 幻想枝魂 Soul Fantasy

幻想枝魂 Soul Fantasy

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

#12
Games like Wizard Warfare

Wizard Warfare

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

#13
Games like Yes My Lord

Yes My Lord

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

#14
Games like VenusBlood HOLLOW International

VenusBlood HOLLOW International

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

#15
Games like Militia 2

Militia 2

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

#16
Games like Esperia ~ Uprising of the Scarlet Witch ~

Esperia ~ Uprising of the Scarlet Witch ~

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

#17
Games like The Depths of Tolagal

The Depths of Tolagal

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

#18
Games like Master of Orion II

Master of Orion II

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

#19
Games like Godless Tactics

Godless Tactics

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

#20
Games like Way Back Witness

Way Back Witness

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

#21
Games like Mainframe Defenders: Meltdown - Prologue

Mainframe Defenders: Meltdown - Prologue

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

#22
Games like Battle for Wesnoth

Battle for Wesnoth

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

#23
Games like Doll Explorer

Doll Explorer

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • 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 Shields of Loyalty

Shields of Loyalty

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

#26
Games like Demonpact: Clarice

Demonpact: Clarice

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

#27
Games like DUSK '82: ULTIMATE EDITION

DUSK '82: ULTIMATE EDITION

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

#28
Games like Sagrada

Sagrada

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

#29
Games like Kor

Kor

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

#30
Games like Shogun Showdown

Shogun Showdown

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

#31
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

#32
Games like Dungeon Deathball

Dungeon Deathball

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

#33
Games like Socialism Simulator

Socialism Simulator

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

#34
Games like Rings of Hell

Rings of Hell

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

#35
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

#36
Games like Heat Death

Heat Death

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

#37
Games like Lies of Astaroth

Lies of Astaroth

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

#38
Games like Railroads & Catacombs: Prologue

Railroads & Catacombs: Prologue

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

#39
Games like Medieval II: Total War™ Kingdoms

Medieval II: Total War™ Kingdoms

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

#40
Games like Rome: Total War™ - Collection

Rome: Total War™ - Collection

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

#41
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

#42
Games like Solar War

Solar War

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#43
Games like Mark Out! The Wrestling Card Game

Mark Out! The Wrestling Card Game

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

#44
Games like Pawn of the Dead

Pawn of the Dead

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

#45
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

#46
Games like Militia

Militia

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

#47
Games like Star Vikings Forever

Star Vikings Forever

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

#48
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

#49
Games like Dungeon Scavenger

Dungeon Scavenger

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

#50
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

#51
Games like Golden Krone Hotel

Golden Krone Hotel

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

#52
Games like Card Hog

Card Hog

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

#53
Games like Solar Settlers

Solar Settlers

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

#54
Games like The Dragons' Twilight II

The Dragons' Twilight II

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

#55
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

#56
Games like Nightfall Hacker

Nightfall Hacker

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

#57
Games like Tsuro - The Game of The Path

Tsuro - The Game of The Path

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

#58
Games like BOT.vinnik Chess: Winning Patterns

BOT.vinnik Chess: Winning Patterns

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

#59
Games like Lost Remnant: Roaches to Riches

Lost Remnant: Roaches to Riches

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

#60
Games like Stolen Realm

Stolen Realm

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

#61
Games like Barry of Wrath

Barry of Wrath

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

#62
Games like Telestians

Telestians

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

#63
Games like Chess Brain: Dark Troops

Chess Brain: Dark Troops

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Switch, PS4, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#64
Games like Doll Explorer Prologue

Doll Explorer Prologue

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

#65
Games like 魔法迷域

魔法迷域

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

#66
Games like Siralim 3

Siralim 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, Mac, PS4, Xbox One, Android, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#67
Games like War of the Human Tanks - ALTeR

War of the Human Tanks - ALTeR

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#68
Games like Tournament Ark

Tournament Ark

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

#69
Games like 西游记2021

西游记2021

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

#70
Games like Ignited Steel: Prologue

Ignited Steel: Prologue

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

#71
Games like Dead Metal

Dead Metal

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

#72
Games like Age of Fear 3: The Legend

Age of Fear 3: The Legend

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

#73
Games like Hedgewars

Hedgewars

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

#74
Games like Chess Royale

Chess Royale

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

#75
Games like Dungeon Crusher Kiritan

Dungeon Crusher Kiritan

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

#76
Games like Osminog Adventures - The Lost Island

Osminog Adventures - The Lost Island

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

#77
Games like Lone King

Lone King

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

#78
Games like Farlanders

Farlanders

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

#79
Games like 无眠夜曲

无眠夜曲

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

#80
Games like Caravaneer 2

Caravaneer 2

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

#81
Games like Battle for Esturia

Battle for Esturia

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • 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 Morphblade

Morphblade

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

#84
Games like Buriedbornes - Dungeon RPG

Buriedbornes - Dungeon RPG

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

#85
Games like Ardor

Ardor

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

#86
Games like The Black Pepper Crew

The Black Pepper Crew

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

#87
Games like SGS Pacific D-Day

SGS Pacific D-Day

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

#88
Games like Dominions 5 - Warriors of the Faith

Dominions 5 - Warriors of the Faith

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

#89
Games like Draft of Darkness

Draft of Darkness

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

#90
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

#91
Games like Worms Armageddon

Worms Armageddon

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Console, PS4, PS5
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#92
Games like Age of Fear: The Undead King GOLD

Age of Fear: The Undead King GOLD

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#93
Games like Battle Academy 2: Eastern Front

Battle Academy 2: Eastern Front

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Mac
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#94
Games like NEO Scavenger

NEO Scavenger

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#95
Games like ShellShock Live

ShellShock Live

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

#96
Games like Dramatic Road : the origin of wind

Dramatic Road : the origin of wind

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

#97
Games like Cobalt Core

Cobalt Core

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

#98
Games like Koi-Koi Japan [Hanafuda playing cards]

Koi-Koi Japan [Hanafuda playing cards]

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#99
Games like Total War: NAPOLEON – Definitive Edition

Total War: NAPOLEON – Definitive Edition

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#100
Games like Templar Battleforce

Templar Battleforce

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 9.3/10