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
713 261
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

2
671 214
Super Mario World is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

3
797 252
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

4
559 211
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

5
597 173
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

6
549 192
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

7
487 212
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

8
478 140
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

9
460 186
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

10
372 201
Super Mario Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

11
403 197
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

12
357 186
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

13
333 179
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

14
338 154
Super Metroid is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

15
381 156
Punch-Out!! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

16
361 128
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

17
351 182
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

18
317 187
Mega Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1989

19
316 146
Super Mario Bros. 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

20
250 103
Tetris is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1985

21
308 131
Mario Kart Wii is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

22
423 151
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

23
209 66
Mario Kart 8 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
EDDE12345678 added 2014

24
288 135
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

25
214 111
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Aw... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

26
224 125
Kirby's Adventure is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

27
259 133
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1984

28
270 127
Contra is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1987

29
231 116
Metroid is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
1986

30
246 68
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

31
212 92
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's ... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked
killakane94 added 2000

32
240 155
Castlevania is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

33
212 130
Pokémon Gold and Silver is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

34
226 121
Super Mario Galaxy 2 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

35
251 136
Star Fox 64 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

36
186 107
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

37
205 137
Super Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

38
175 71
New Super Mario Bros 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
163 117
Tecmo Super Bowl is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Nintendo Games, Ranked

46
116 20
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of... 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