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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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464 124
Super Mario World is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

3
548 149
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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405 125
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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387 118
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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365 131
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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419 115
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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349 73
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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305 115
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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243 137
Super Mario Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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277 132
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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232 115
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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255 80
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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237 127
Mega Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Mega Man 2 1989

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232 108
Super Metroid is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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247 130
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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264 100
Punch-Out!! is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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317 101
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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242 129
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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222 101
Super Mario Bros. 2 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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208 85
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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160 55
Tetris is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Tetris 1985

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150 65
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Aw... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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200 89
Mario Kart Wii is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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199 75
Contra is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Contra 1987

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196 92
Star Fox 64 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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165 97
Super Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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184 108
Castlevania is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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183 80
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Duck Hunt 1984

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154 89
Kirby's Adventure is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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155 83
Super Mario Galaxy 2 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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113 37
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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163 80
Metroid is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Metroid 1986

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137 54
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's ... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
killakane94 added The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 2000

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138 72
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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159 41
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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128 65
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's I... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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142 70
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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151 95
Pokémon Gold and Silver crysta... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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147 92
Paper Mario is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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120 44
New Super Mario Bros is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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116 43
New Super Mario Bros. Wii is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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128 58
DuckTales is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
DuckTales 1989

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141 77
Excitebike is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Excitebike 1984

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121 89
Super Mario Land is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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121 82
Tecmo Super Bowl is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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119 66
Zelda II: The Adventure of Lin... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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115 68
Metroid Prime is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

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130 48
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles I... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game

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74 38
Super Mario 3D Land is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked