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List Rules Roleplaying games that were released on the SNES, they do not have to be exclusives.

The best Super Nintendo RPG games introduced a generation of gamers to the term "role playing game. There's something about role playing games that really capture your imagination and make you feel like you're part of another world. Your party always has colorful characters, the abilities you gain along the way are amazing, and boss battles are usually nothing short of epic. With so many great options to choose from, there was never a shortage of games to play for fans of the genre. Since some games were much better than others, we've decided to rank the best SNES RPGs of all time.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling RPGs that were released for Super Nintendo. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. Games featured on this list include everything from Chrono Trigger to Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars. Vote for your favorite video games below, and feel free to add any that you think deserve to be on the list.
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Chrono Trigger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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1,037 167
Final Fantasy VI is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Secret of Mana is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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624 233
EarthBound is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
EarthBound 1994

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508 147
Final Fantasy IV is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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673 225
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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358 135
Lufia II: Rise of the Sinistra... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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340 148
Breath of Fire II is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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362 133
Final Fantasy V is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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273 129
Breath of Fire is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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330 127
Illusion of Gaia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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210 98
Tales of Phantasia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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307 114
Terranigma is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Terranigma 1995

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249 92
Seiken Densetsu 3 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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156 94
Lufia & the Fortress of Doom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Secret of Evermore is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Star Ocean is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Star Ocean 1996

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Dragon Quest V: Hand of the He... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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174 91
Ogre Battle: The March of the ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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108 82
Dragon Warrior I & II is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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116 91
Bahamut Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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148 93
Shadowrun is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Shadowrun 1993

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105 89
Soul Blazer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Dragon Warrior III is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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121 78
Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Tog... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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124 93
Harvest Moon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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92 69
Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Rev... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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154 141
Final Fantasy Mystic Quest is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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51 75
Brain Lord is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Brain Lord 1994

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Dragon Warrior is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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64 73
Dragon Warrior II is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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58 66
Romancing SaGa 3 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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48 59
Live A Live is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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54 70
Robotrek is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Robotrek 1994

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The 7th Saga is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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35 55
Ys III: Wanderers from Ys is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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30 48
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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25 43
Secret of the Stars is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Lagoon 1991

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25 47
Pool of Radiance is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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7 19
Dual Orb II is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
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5 17
Feda: The Emblem of Justice is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
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Super Ninja Boy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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9 34
Tenchi Muyo! Game-hen is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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61 66
Shin Megami Tensei is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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14 48
Brandish is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Brandish 1994

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The Twisted Tales of Spike McF... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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5 23
Equinox is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Equinox 1994

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46 55
Fire Emblem: Monshō no Nazo is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made