Total Nerd The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked  

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The best Nintendo games of all time include classic NES titles, N64 gems, and new high tech Wii titles. These fan favorite Nintendo games include classic titles like Super Mario and The Legend of Zelda, a couple of the greatest video games of all time. There are also perennial favorites like Tetris, Donkey Kong, and Metroid (some of which you'll find among the best classic arcade games) on this list of the top Nintendo games.

What are the best Nintendo games ever? Many will agree the best games were the pioneering ones that came out in the time of the NES system, while others see advances in technology as making video games better. Whatever your stance, this greatest Nintendo games list is a chance for you to vote on what you consider to be the best video games from Nintendo.

What are the best Nintendo Wii games? What are the top classic Nintendo games? Are Wii games better than old Nintendo games? Vote on this list of top Nintendo video games so you and other gamers can settle this video game debate. If your favorite Nintendo game isn't on the Nintendo game list, make sure to add it so other players can become consumed in that video game universe the same way you did.

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Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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476 127
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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393 110
Super Mario World is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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337 110
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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332 96
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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317 113
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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356 103
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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289 61
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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252 103
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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204 98
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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211 120
Super Mario Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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238 117
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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212 68
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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209 115
Mega Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Mega Man 2 1989

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195 94
Super Metroid is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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273 82
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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223 85
Punch-Out!! is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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211 116
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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216 114
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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189 85
Super Mario Bros. 2 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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179 72
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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129 46
Tetris is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Tetris 1985

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173 75
Mario Kart Wii is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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126 56
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Aw... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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158 67
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Duck Hunt 1984

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144 86
Super Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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170 84
Star Fox 64 is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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164 66
Contra is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Contra 1987

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162 101
Castlevania is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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133 81
Kirby's Adventure is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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131 72
Super Mario Galaxy 2 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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87 27
Mario Kart 8 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
EDDE12345678 added Mario Kart 8 2014

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116 47
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's ... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
killakane94 added The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 2000

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125 60
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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135 70
Metroid is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Metroid 1986

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107 55
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's I... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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116 64
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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128 34
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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130 85
Pokémon Gold and Silver crysta... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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131 82
Paper Mario is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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95 36
New Super Mario Bros is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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106 50
DuckTales is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
DuckTales 1989

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106 77
Super Mario Land is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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120 68
Excitebike is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Excitebike 1984

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102 55
Zelda II: The Adventure of Lin... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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89 36
New Super Mario Bros. Wii is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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98 71
Tecmo Super Bowl is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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113 41
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles I... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game

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95 60
Metroid Prime is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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92 44
Double Dragon is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked