Role playing games are released online on various websites constantly, as often as every week. Big box gaming companies typically release games less frequently than independent game companies.
On websites such as Kongregate.com, studios or independent game creators are releasing games on a weekly basis, with some of the games being in the role playing genre. Role playing games found on Kongregate.com run in-browser and require no download or payment.
Players can also find many new role playing games released on Steam. Some of the games found on Steam are free to play, but the majority of them cost money. Games found on steam also have to be downloaded to be played.