Total Nerd The Best Fantasy Games of All Time  

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This is a list of the best fantasy games of all time for any console or system, including cover art pictures when available. These highly rated fantasy games are ordered by popularity, so only the greatest fantasy games are at the top of the list. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these fantasy games are considered the best in the genre. This list includes all challenging fantasy games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure or new fantasy games.

List ranges from The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim to World of Warcraft and more.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best fantasy games?" and "What is the greatest fantasy game of all time?"
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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Dragon Age: Origins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowi... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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The Witcher 2: Assassins of Ki... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Warcraft III: The Frozen Thron... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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World of Warcraft: The Burning... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Diablo II 2000 - 2002

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World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Fable is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Fable 2004 - 2005

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Final Fantasy X is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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The Witcher is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
The Witcher 2007 - 2008

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The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Neverwinter Nights 2 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Fable II is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Fable II 2008

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Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Dragon Age: Inquisition is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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The Bard's Tale is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Diablo II: Lord of Destruction is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Mass Effect 2 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Dragon's Dogma Dark Arisen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Dragon's Dogma Dark Arisen PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on April 23, 2013. - This game has the best character creation in a console game!  Many elements that make it like Skyrim.  More dungeon crawling than Skyrim.  Quests can be done or ignored.  Some rules concerning the trading ...

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Final Fantasy VI is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Demon's Souls is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Jade Empire is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Risen is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Golden Axe is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Golden Axe 1989

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Planescape: Torment is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Icewind Dale is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Torchlight is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Torchlight 2009

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Faxanadu is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Faxanadu 1987

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Heroes of Might and Magic III is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Advanced Dungeons & Dragons: C... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Neverwinter Nights 2: Storm of... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Golden Axe II is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Neverwinter Nights 2: Mask of ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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The Lord of the Rings: The Bat... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Star Ocean: The Last Hope is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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The Lord of the Rings: The Thi... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Rift is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Rift 2011

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Dungeon Master II: The Legend ... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Perfect World is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Perfect World Sep 02 2008

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Kingdom of Loathing is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Drakan: The Ancients' Gates is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Shining Force is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reb... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Wizardry is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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SpellForce 2: Shadow Wars is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time