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Best Litrpg Books That You Need

Below I’ll give you my selections for the best Litrpg books by a few categories. I will cover these and other great books more in depth later.

1. Advent (Red Mage) (2018)

Best Litrpg Books That You NeedDrew Michalik was working in a top-secret facility in Washington, D.C. when the Advent began. As all electronics in the world simply ceased to work, blue screens filled with information appeared before him. Drew was given access to a mana interface and a limited number of reality-altering crystals called Xatherite. Following the instructions on his vision-impairing screens, he ‘slotted’ his Xatherite and changed his fate: he gained the ability to cast spells. Now alone in the dark, he must battle through the government bunker-turned-dungeon in a desperate bid for survival. Escape is only the beginning, the first of his many…
Author(s): Xander Boyce

2. Janus and Oblivion: A LitRPG Saga (The Nightmares of Alamir) (2019)

Best Litrpg Books That You NeedNot many refuse heaven. Fewer reject paradise. Certainly rare are those who would find themselves before a being of unknown power and point out the demerits of nirvana.One man does.When the aloof fourth son of a business mogul makes the decision to save a life at the cost of his own, he discovers that what awaits him at the end of his mortality is not eternal oblivion.He cannot help but be disappointed.When he realizes the world he’s been brought to works like the old fantasy games he used to love, he begins to see the merits.If only he did not start out as the weakest thing in existence, and if only the…
Author(s): Noam Oswin

3. Shadow Sun Survival: Shadow Sun Book One (2019)

Best Litrpg Books That You NeedHow well would you fare if the apocalypse fell upon you? Could you survive more than a few days? Would you be able to feed yourself? Find clean water? Safe shelter? Heal your wounds? Allistor is a gamer geek who has spent most of his life indoors, playing virtual reality MMORPGS and reading classic LitRPG books. But when Earth is seized by an ancient race wielding incredibly advanced tech, who transport the entire planet to a new location with twin suns, he finds himself fighting to survive in real life. The human race is declared a contaminant, and the new…
Author(s): Dave Willmarth

4. Re-Start (Level Up +1): LitRPG Series (2018)

Best Litrpg Books That You Need"A very good book. My life stopped for five hours!" —   "Hugely motivating! A fast-paced, easy read which was worth the sleepless night. On to Book Two!" —   "A Real-LitRPG author faces the challenging task of walking the tightrope, doing a balancing act between the drab normalcy of everyday routine and the hero's larger-than-life adventures which might prove too improbable to convince the skeptical reader. In this book, however, Sugralinov has successfully pulled off both!" —   At thirty years old, Phil is an unemployed gamer who struggles…
Author(s): Dan Sugralinov

5. Finding a Body (The Dark Herbalist Book IV): LitRPG series (2018)

Best Litrpg Books That You NeedWhat is it like for a small flap-eared goblin herbalist to play the role of the Dark Sovereign, the main antagonist for Boundless Realm’s hundreds of millions of players? What is it like to find one’s self the standard bearer for an army of man-eating giants, cyclopes, skeletons, ghosts and other hellspawn, who don’t give a damn about their modest little ruler?Our hero didn’t desire such an unenviable fate, but there is no way back now. He’ll just have to tighten the straps and play the ghastly overlord to the innumerable hordes that now threaten all Boundless Realm. But the longer our hero plays, the better he…
Author(s): Michael Atamanov

6. Into the Light (Axe Druid) (2019)

Best Litrpg Books That You NeedChris and his friends had been hearing voices begging for help, but aren’t dreams supposed to stay dreams? When they finally answer the call, they’re pulled into a fantastic world with themes similar to modern role-playing games. The world of Brindolla. This is what every gamer has always wanted… right? There’s one major problem: War. The big baddie of the universe has come to collect another planet for his relentless march. The Brindollan Gods only have the power to hold him back for a short while, which they can only hope will be long…
Author(s): Christopher Johns

7. Hero (Level Up +2): LitRPG Series (2018)

Best Litrpg Books That You NeedA lazy and wussy ex-gamer, Phil becomes one of the few humans who receive a mysterious alien piece of wetware which allows them to see the world through an augmented-reality interface very similar to those used in a MMORPG game. Guided by its stats and messages, Phil begins to level up, gradually transforming himself and his life. He even opens his own business in order to help his friends and complete strangers who acquire a newfound respect for him, assisting him in his travails. As Phil continues on the road to self-improvement, guided by his own conscience rather than system…
Author(s): Dan Sugralinov

8. Shade’s First Rule (Divine Apostasy) (2019)

Best Litrpg Books That You NeedA new LitRPG world has arrived!It’s Ruwen’s Ascension Day, and he finally dies for the first time. His newly revived body can learn Spells and Abilities for the Class given him by the Goddess Uru, and dying is no longer permanent.Ruwen’s high intelligence makes becoming a Mage inevitable. With his new powers, he will locate his parents and clear their family name. But nothing goes as Ruwen imagined, and when a rival God tries to kill Ruwen shortly after his disastrous Ascension, his focus turns from his future to just surviving.His choices place him in the middle of an ancient war, and he must overcome the…
Author(s): A. F. Kay

9. Temple of Sorrow (Stonehaven League) (Volume 1) (2018)

Best Litrpg Books That You NeedRelic Online is the hottest new game out there, and it’s Devon Walker’s best hope for escaping her hard-knock life. Thanks to her rocking achievements in other games, she’s been hired as a salaried player. Even better, her new position comes with cutting-edge implants that turn RO’s virtual reality into a full sensory explosion. Her only task? Drive the game’s creator AI to the outermost limits of its creativity.Sounds easy, right?But when Devon logs in, her expectations shatter like an ice golem hit with a sonic blast. Wearing nothing but a cloth tunic and ragged pants, she spawns inside a ruined…
Author(s): Carrie Summers

10. Ritualist (The Completionist Chronicles) (Volume 1) (2018)

Best Litrpg Books That You NeedThe decision to start a new life is never an easy one, but for Joe the transition was far from figurative. Becoming a permanent addition to a game world, it doesn’t take long to learn that people with his abilities are actively hunted. In fact, if the wrong people gained knowledge of what he was capable of, assassins would appear in droves.In his pursuit of power, Joe fights alongside his team, completes quests, and delves into the mysteries of his class, which he quickly discovers can only be practiced in secret. Ultimately, his goal is to complete every mission, master every…
Author(s): Dakota Krout

“Race: human. I had decided that back when I was a young gamer before anyone had ever heard of Fayroll. Elves were too watery, dwarves were ugly, and halflings had hairy legs. Specifically, it follows the two Commandments of LitRPG 1) A LITRPG SHALL involve some type of expliticitly stated progression (ie leveling, report of item finds, quests, etc) 2) A LITRPG SHALL involve a game-type world of some kind that the main character has been involved in In 2013, EKSMO, Russia’s major publishing house, started its multiple-author project entitled LitRPG. According to Magic Dome Books, a major translator of Russian LitRPG, the term “LitRPG” was coined in late 2013 during a brainstorming session between writer Vasily Makhanenko, EKSMO’s science fiction editor Dmitry Malkin and fellow LitRPG Best source for LitRPG (novels, audiobooks, and anime) Ever want to read a book where the MC is a dungeon? LitRPG has you covered! This exciting sub-genre of LitRPG draws on old video games like Dungeon Keeper and the Dungeons franchise. We rounded up some of our favorite dungeon core novels and will go over them below. Be warned, we have some that […]

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some litrpg books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Dark: Fearless Pioneer (Dark LitRPG book 1)

Author(s): Stone, Arthur [Stone, Arthur]
Publisher: , Year: 2019, Size: 1 Mb, Download: azw3
ID: 2424951

Arcane Survivalist: Apocalyptic Fantasy LitRPG

Author(s): Davis, Deck [Davis, Deck]
Publisher: UNKNOWN, Year: 2017, Size: 400 Kb, Download: azw3
ID: 2425499

Please note that this booklist is not final. Some books are really record-breakers according to USA Today, others are drafted by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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