The Nintendo 64 is infamous for not having many role-playing games. The major reason for this is that Square and Enix both started making games exclusively for Sony's Playstation due to its CD format. Nevertheless, there were a few RPGs on the console, some that are today classics.

The list

Title Year Notes
Wonder Project J2 1996 Raising simulation game with some RPG elements (Japan only)
Hexen 1997 First-person action game with some RPG elements
PD Ultraman Battle Collection 64 1997 (Japan only)
Mystical Ninja Starring Goemon 1997 Action-adventure game with some RPG elements
Quest 64 1998
Gauntlet Legends 1998 Action-RPG
Ogre Battle 64: Person of Lordly Caliber 1999 Strategy game with RPG elements
Goemon's Great Adventure 1998 Platforming game with some RPG elements
Super Robot Wars 64 1999 (Japan only)
Zool: Maju Tsukai Densetsu 1999 (Japan only)
Harvest Moon 64 1999 Simulation game with Role-Playing elements
Hybrid Heaven 1999 Action game with just a single one RPG element
Robot Ponkottsu 64: Nanatsu no Umi no Caramel 1999 (Japan only)
Paper Mario 2000
Mega Man 64 2000 Action-adventure game with some RPG elements
Fushigi no Dungeon Fuurai no Shiren 2: Oni Shuurai! Shiren Jou! 2000 Roguelike (Japan only)
Hamster Monogatari 64 2001 Life simulation game with some RPG elements (Japan only)
Aidyn Chronicles: The First Mage 2001

Hybrid Heaven is considered a role-playing game just because it uses Experience points, although it has nothing else in common with RPGs. On the other hand, games like Mega Man 64 are officially not labeled RPGs because they lack Experience points, although they have every other RPG element.

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