TV The Best Game Shows of the 1990s  

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The entire decade of the '90s was a great time for those who enjoyed watching game shows as some of the most interesting and innovative game shows premiered. While old family favorites were still on the air, such as "Family Feud," "Jeopardy," and "Wheel of Fortune," there were plenty of new game shows to choose from. Shows like "Shop ‘Til You Drop" and "Supermarket Sweep" took mundane activities like grocery shopping and made them exciting. This list of the best 1990s game shows include shows that aired durign the 1990s, and has been ranked by the community. 

 

Children’s game shows became very popular in the '90s, especially once Nickelodeon got into the game show business. Many a 90s kid dreamed about fighting their way through the maze in "Legends of the Hidden Temple" or getting slimed on "Double Dare." "Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego" was another favorite of young audiences. Other game shows, such as "Win Ben Stein’s Money," were humorous takes on the game show format, and definitely for adults.

What are the best '90s game shows? Did the game shows you think are best make the list? Vote up the best 1990s game shows below or add the one you thought was best if it isn't already on the list. 

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Double Dare is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Double Dare Lou Ferrigno, Jennifer Malone, 'Weird Al' Yankovic

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2
+ - 379 88
The Price Is Right is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
The Price Is Right Bob Barker, Janice Pennington, Dian Parkinson

3
+ - 351 92
Family Feud is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Family Feud Al Roker, Richard Dawson, Louie Anderson

4
+ - 406 122
Supermarket Sweep is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Supermarket Sweep David Ruprecht

5
+ - 285 113
Wheel of Fortune is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Wheel of Fortune Pat Sajak, Vanna White, Charlie O'Donnell

6
+ - 296 140
Jeopardy! is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Jeopardy! Alex Trebek, Johnny Gilbert, Jimmy McGuire

7
+ - 316 144
American Gladiators is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
American Gladiators Mike Adamle, Joe Theismann, Todd Christensen

8
+ - 346 148
Legends of the Hidden Temple is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Legends of the Hidden Temple Kirk Fogg, Dee Bradley Baker, Jennifer Holtz

9
+ - 212 119
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? (US) Meredith Vieira, Terry Crews, Cedric the Entertainer

10
+ - 281 157
Where in the World Is Carmen S... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego? Greg Lee, Lynne Thigpen, Rockapella

11
+ - 260 169
Nickelodeon Guts is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Nickelodeon Guts Felicia Day, Ryon Day

12
+ - 254 177
Shop 'til You Drop is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Shop 'til You Drop Dee Bradley Baker, Mark L. Walberg, Pat Finn

13
+ - 238 151
Hollywood Squares is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Hollywood Squares Tom Bergeron, Shadoe Stevens, Whoopi Goldberg

14
+ - 131 57
Whose Line Is It Anyway? is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Whose Line Is It Anyway? Drew Carey, Colin Mochrie, Ryan Stiles

15
+ - 195 178
What Would You Do? is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
What Would You Do? Dee Bradley Baker, Marc Summers

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+ - 154 181
Figure It Out is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Figure It Out Jeff Sutphen, Elle Young, Lorenz Arnell

17
+ - 172 192
Win Ben Stein's Money is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Win Ben Stein's Money Ben Stein, Jimmy Kimmel, Nancy Pimental

18
+ - 192 203
Singled Out is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Singled Out Carmen Electra

19
+ - 161 181
Let's Make a Deal is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Let's Make a Deal Wayne Brady, Jonathan Mangum, Rob Marrocco Jr.

20
+ - 57 38
Press Your Luck is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Press Your Luck Peter Tomarken, Savage Steve Holland, Charlie O'Donnell

21
+ - 92 88
The Weakest Link is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
The Weakest Link Bradley Walsh

22
+ - 131 187
Nick Arcade is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Nick Arcade Phil Moore, Andrea Lively, Michael Bower

23
+ - 138 194
Remote Control is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Remote Control Adam Sandler, Denis Leary, Colin Quinn

24
+ - 108 197
Pictionary is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s

25
+ - 125 180
Match Game is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Match Game Betty White, Patty Duke, Richard Dawson

26
+ - 59 63
Wild & Crazy Kids is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Wild & Crazy Kids Donnie Jeffcoat, Omar Gooding, Jessica Gaynes

27
+ - 48 73
The Dating Game is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
The Dating Game Chuck Woolery, Brad Sherwood, Jim Lange

28
+ - 15 29
Salute Your Shorts is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Salute Your Shorts Hugh Dillon, David Paetkau, Amy Jo Johnson

29
+ - 92 189
Fun House is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Fun House J.D. Roth, Pat Sharp

30
+ - 11 26
The Adventures of Pete & Pete is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
The Adventures of Pete & Pete Michael C. Maronna, Danny Tamberelli, Judy Grafe

31
+ - 41 104
Rock & Roll Jeopardy! is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Rock & Roll Jeopardy! Jeffrey Probst

32
+ - 78 190
Scrabble is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Game Shows of the 1990s
Scrabble Chuck Woolery