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
816 258
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

2
691 218
Super Mario World is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

3
731 269
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

4
576 217
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

5
611 181
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

6
563 198
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

7
500 219
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

8
492 147
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

9
478 195
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

10
413 207
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

11
388 209
Super Mario Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

12
346 185
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

13
369 198
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

14
351 163
Super Metroid is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

15
393 165
Punch-Out!! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

16
374 134
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

17
361 189
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

18
324 196
Mega Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1989

19
327 151
Super Mario Bros. 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

20
322 137
Mario Kart Wii is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

21
260 111
Tetris is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1985

22
224 70
Mario Kart 8 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
EDDE12345678 added 2014

23
432 160
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

24
298 141
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

25
223 96
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
killakane94 added 2000

26
224 117
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Aw... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

27
230 135
Kirby's Adventure is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

28
270 141
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1984

29
280 135
Contra is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1987

30
257 74
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

31
239 126
Super Mario Galaxy 2 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

32
238 127
Metroid is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1986

33
250 162
Castlevania is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

34
219 136
Pokémon Gold and Silver is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

35
259 141
Star Fox 64 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

36
211 141
Super Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

37
187 75
New Super Mario Bros. Wii is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

38
182 76
New Super Mario Bros is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

39
191 115
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

40
203 102
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

41
182 99
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's I... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

42
203 126
Paper Mario is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

43
128 23
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

44
163 126
Super Mario Land is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

45
196 119
Excitebike is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1984

46
124 73
Super Mario 3D Land is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

47
163 126
Tecmo Super Bowl is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

48
159 100
Metroid Prime is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

49
173 93
DuckTales is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1989

50
112 89
New Super Mario Bros. U is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked