Total Nerd The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked  

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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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1
717 261
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

2
675 214
Super Mario World is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

3
799 253
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

4
561 212
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

5
599 174
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

6
551 194
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

7
488 213
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

8
479 141
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

9
463 187
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

10
375 202
Super Mario Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

11
405 197
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

12
359 187
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

13
334 180
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

14
338 156
Super Metroid is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

15
382 157
Punch-Out!! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

16
362 128
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

17
353 182
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

18
317 188
Mega Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1989

19
316 147
Super Mario Bros. 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

20
252 104
Tetris is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1985

21
310 132
Mario Kart Wii is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

22
424 152
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

23
211 66
Mario Kart 8 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
EDDE12345678 added 2014

24
289 135
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

25
215 112
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Aw... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

26
224 127
Kirby's Adventure is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

27
260 134
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1984

28
272 128
Contra is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1987

29
232 117
Metroid is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1986

30
247 69
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

31
213 93
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's ... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
killakane94 added 2000

32
241 156
Castlevania is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

33
213 131
Pokémon Gold and Silver is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

34
227 121
Super Mario Galaxy 2 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

35
252 136
Star Fox 64 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

36
205 137
Super Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

37
175 71
New Super Mario Bros is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

38
186 108
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

39
178 72
New Super Mario Bros. Wii is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

40
196 98
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

41
176 93
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's I... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

42
197 123
Paper Mario is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

43
190 112
Excitebike is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1984

44
158 121
Super Mario Land is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

45
117 20
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

46
163 117
Tecmo Super Bowl is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

47
119 70
Super Mario 3D Land is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

48
154 96
Metroid Prime is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

49
107 86
New Super Mario Bros. U is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

50
166 91
DuckTales is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1989