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A role-playing video game is a video game genre where the player controls the actions of a character (and/or several party members) immersed in some well- defined world many role-playing video games have origins in tabletop role- playing games (including dungeons & dragons) and use. The mother series: mother 2 and 3 - the mother series is a trilogy of rpgs, or role playing games, with very funny and quirky humor they were created by japanese celebrity shigesato itoi in 1989, 1995, and 2006, and they quickly became a cult classic in the us the 1st and 3rd games were never released in america.