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
666 226
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

2
619 182
Super Mario World is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

3
721 229
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

4
527 180
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

5
551 156
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

6
511 174
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

7
467 190
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

8
452 119
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

9
423 165
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

10
376 178
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

11
342 183
Super Mario Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

12
310 161
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

13
328 173
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

14
313 137
Super Metroid is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

15
350 139
Punch-Out!! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

16
336 116
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

17
324 171
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

18
299 167
Mega Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1989

19
299 131
Super Mario Bros. 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

20
231 88
Tetris is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1985

21
285 120
Mario Kart Wii is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

22
395 137
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

23
186 57
Mario Kart 8 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
EDDE12345678 added 2014

24
268 125
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

25
210 112
Kirby's Adventure is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

26
197 101
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Aw... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

27
258 111
Contra is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1987

28
246 119
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1984

29
217 107
Metroid is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1986

30
222 57
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

31
195 83
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's ... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
killakane94 added 2000

32
212 112
Super Mario Galaxy 2 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

33
199 122
Pokémon Gold and Silver is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

34
226 147
Castlevania is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

35
237 127
Star Fox 64 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

36
178 99
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

37
195 126
Super Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

38
161 65
New Super Mario Bros is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

39
186 89
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

40
159 66
New Super Mario Bros. Wii is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

41
163 87
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's I... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

42
186 115
Paper Mario is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

43
180 103
Excitebike is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1984

44
151 112
Super Mario Land is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

45
156 104
Tecmo Super Bowl is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

46
110 60
Super Mario 3D Land is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

47
147 87
Metroid Prime is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

48
160 81
DuckTales is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1989

49
100 78
New Super Mario Bros. U is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

50
151 97
Zelda II: The Adventure of Lin... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked