Ranking the 15 top-rated Japanese roleplaying games on the Nintendo 3DS handheld gaming console; plus 10 honorable mentions.

Get the best 3DS JRPGs by clicking the links below:
Fire Emblem Awakening ($39.99)
Pokemon X & Y ($39.99)
Bravely Default: Flying Fairy ($39.99)
Bravely Second: End Layer ($39.99)
Xenoblade Chronicles 3D ($39.99)
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate ($39.99)
Pokemon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire ($39.99)
Shin Megami Tensei IV ($19.99)
Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan ($29.99)
Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth ($39.99)
Rune Factory 4 ($39.99)
DRAGON QUEST VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past ($39.99)
YO-KAI WATCH ($39.99)
Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance ($29.99)
Stella Glow ($49.99)
Fantasy Life ($39.99)

This ranking of the best JRPGs on the Nintendo 3DS is based on the playscore, a 1 to 10 scoring system that averages critic and gamer reviews.

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