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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689 218
Super Mario World is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

2
728 269
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

3
812 258
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

4
573 217
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

5
610 179
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

6
560 197
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

7
497 219
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

8
488 147
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

9
476 193
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

10
387 207
Super Mario Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

11
411 205
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

12
344 184
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

13
368 196
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

14
350 161
Super Metroid is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

15
392 163
Punch-Out!! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

16
371 133
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

17
361 187
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

18
324 194
Mega Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1989

19
325 151
Super Mario Bros. 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

20
320 136
Mario Kart Wii is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

21
259 110
Tetris is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1985

22
432 157
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

23
221 70
Mario Kart 8 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
EDDE12345678 added 2014

24
296 140
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

25
222 116
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Aw... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

26
229 134
Kirby's Adventure is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

27
268 139
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1984

28
279 133
Contra is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1987

29
255 73
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

30
237 125
Super Mario Galaxy 2 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

31
220 96
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's ... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
killakane94 added 2000

32
236 125
Metroid is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1986

33
219 134
Pokémon Gold and Silver is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

34
248 161
Castlevania is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

35
258 139
Star Fox 64 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

36
210 139
Super Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

37
190 113
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

38
184 75
New Super Mario Bros. Wii is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

39
180 76
New Super Mario Bros is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

40
202 101
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

41
182 97
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's I... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

42
202 125
Paper Mario is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

43
196 116
Excitebike is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1984

44
162 124
Super Mario Land is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

45
125 23
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

46
123 72
Super Mario 3D Land is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

47
163 124
Tecmo Super Bowl is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

48
157 100
Metroid Prime is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

49
171 93
DuckTales is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1989

50
110 89
New Super Mario Bros. U is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked