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List Rules The best video games ever, regardless of system or year of release.

These are the greatest games of all time, as voted on and reranked by gamers like yourself. Video games are more popular than ever. Since the early '80 when gaming systems like Atari, Nintendo and Sega first took arcade favorite and made them available to a wider audience, video games have become a part of the pop culture lexicon. Many of the best video games are action and adventure games, usually with an ultimate goal to reach in the end. That could mean rescuing a princess, like in games like the Super Mario franchise and Legend of Zelda, or it could mean battling it out with iconic villains like in Goldeneye. Sometime whooping some butt is fun and if that's your favorite type of video game, then you would be partial to the Grand Theft Auto franchise, Contra and Mortal Kombat as the best video games.

The 00's produced some of the best video games of all time. Halo, Assassin's Creed and The Sims have remained popular ten year after their respective releases. People love playing these games and they've taken their place as classics within the gaming community. 

Vote for your favorite games on this Ultimate List of The Best Video Games of All Time. If there are any of your favorite top video games that aren't on this list, feel free to add them. 

 
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1,589 1,194
God of War is listed (or ranked) 51 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
God of War 2005

52
1,355 916
Kingdom Hearts is listed (or ranked) 52 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

53
1,443 1,228
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

54
1,511 1,253
Halo: Combat Evolved is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

55
1,546 1,299
Shadow of the Colossus is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

56
1,510 887
Pokémon Gold and Silver crysta... is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

57
1,642 1,223
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind ... is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

58
1,597 1,071
Star Wars: Battlefront II is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

59
1,126 855
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 59 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

60
1,640 1,478
Half-Life is listed (or ranked) 60 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
Half-Life 1998

61
1,490 1,317
Super Mario Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 61 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

62
1,445 1,007
Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
Diablo II 2000

63
1,482 1,351
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 63 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

64
1,286 751
Pokémon Yellow is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

The Best Street Fighter Games Ever Released, Ranked by Fans

65
1,116 1,000
Final Fantasy VI is listed (or ranked) 65 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
midnightq2 added Final Fantasy VI 1994

66
1,012 1,210
Mass Effect 3 is listed (or ranked) 66 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

67
1,686 1,273
The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowi... is listed (or ranked) 67 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
midnightq2 added The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind 2002

68
1,016 819
Kingdom Hearts II is listed (or ranked) 68 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

69
979 945
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 69 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

70
1,064 801
Halo 2 is listed (or ranked) 70 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
Halo 2 2004

71
1,060 980
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
The Sims 2000

The Greatest Survival Horror Games of All Time

72
1,342 917
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight ... is listed (or ranked) 72 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

73
993 896
Pac-Man is listed (or ranked) 73 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
Pac-Man 1980

74
884 680
Resident Evil is listed (or ranked) 74 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

75
962 797
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 75 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

76
1,098 943
Metroid Prime is listed (or ranked) 76 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

77
1,103 1,026
Final Fantasy IX is listed (or ranked) 77 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

78
917 688
Star Fox 64 is listed (or ranked) 78 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

Best Pirate Video Games Ever Made, Ranked

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1,023 1,032
Silent Hill 2 is listed (or ranked) 79 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

80
845 750
Super Mario Bros. 2 is listed (or ranked) 80 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

81
802 688
Age of Empires is listed (or ranked) 81 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
Freak_Show1 added Age of Empires 1997

82
824 848
Dragon Age: Origins is listed (or ranked) 82 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

83
975 884
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is listed (or ranked) 83 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

84
1,333 1,209
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eate... is listed (or ranked) 84 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

85
853 724
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 85 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
StarCraft 1998

16 Movie "In Jokes" You Probably Didn't Notice

86
635 448
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End is listed (or ranked) 86 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

87
698 720
Silent Hill is listed (or ranked) 87 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
Silent Hill Konami

88
791 724
Contra is listed (or ranked) 88 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
Contra 1987

89
718 703
Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception is listed (or ranked) 89 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

90
1,035 865
Age of Empires II: The Age of ... is listed (or ranked) 90 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

91
755 458
Crash Bandicoot is listed (or ranked) 91 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

92
848 750
God of War III is listed (or ranked) 92 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
Mabie1 added God of War 3 2010

14 Celebrities Who Are Heirs

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839 774
Mario Kart Wii is listed (or ranked) 93 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

94
695 742
Final Fantasy VIII is listed (or ranked) 94 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

95
794 733
BioShock Infinite is listed (or ranked) 95 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans
midnightq2 added BioShock Infinite 2013

96
762 633
God of War II is listed (or ranked) 96 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

97
746 583
Borderlands 2 is listed (or ranked) 97 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

98
910 852
Castlevania: Symphony of the N... is listed (or ranked) 98 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

99
873 830
Resident Evil 2 is listed (or ranked) 99 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

100
880 869
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the... is listed (or ranked) 100 on the list The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans