Total Nerd The Best Fantasy Games of All Time  

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This is a list of the best fantasy games of all time for any console or system, including cover art pictures when available. These highly rated fantasy games are ordered by popularity, so only the greatest fantasy games are at the top of the list. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these fantasy games are considered the best in the genre. This list includes all challenging fantasy games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure or new fantasy games.

List ranges from The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim to World of Warcraft and more.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best fantasy games?" and "What is the greatest fantasy game of all time?"
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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
frank-westcoatt added The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt 2014

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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowi... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 1998

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Dragon Age: Origins is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added Dragon Age: Origins 2009

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Planescape: Torment is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Dark Souls is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
JohnSmith1519997324812 added Dark Souls 2011

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Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos 2002 - 2003

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The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Warcraft III: The Frozen Thron... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne 2003 - 2003

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The Bard's Tale is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added Diablo II 2000 - 2002

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The Witcher 2: Assassins of Ki... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings 2011 - 2010

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The Witcher is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added The Witcher 2007 - 2008

The Best Fantasy TV Shows

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Icewind Dale is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
wiabux added Final Fantasy VII 1997

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Dragon's Dogma Dark Arisen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
pharaun-mizzrym added Dragon's Dogma Dark Arisen PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on April 23, 2013. - This game has the best character creation in a console game!  Many elements that make it like Skyrim.  More dungeon crawling than Skyrim.  Quests can be done or ignored.  Some rules concerning the trading ...

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Neverwinter Nights 2: Mask of ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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World of Warcraft: The Burning... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
frank-westcoatt added The Legend of Zelda

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Fable is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added Fable 2004 - 2005

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World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
wiabux added World of Warcraft 2004

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Final Fantasy X is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
frank-westcoatt added Final Fantasy X 2001

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Fable II is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added Fable II 2008

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Geneforge is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Geneforge 2001

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Final Fantasy VI is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
wiabux added Final Fantasy VI 1994

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Diablo II: Lord of Destruction is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added Diablo II: Lord of Destruction 2001 - 2003

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Dark Souls II is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
JohnSmith1519997324812 added Dark Souls II 2014

The Best Fantasy Movies

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Divinity: Original Sin is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
JohnSmith1519997324812 added Divinity: Original Sin

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SpellForce 2: Shadow Wars is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Dragon Age: Inquisition is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Dancer Anthony added Dragon Age: Inquisition

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Neverwinter Nights 2 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Torchlight is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Torchlight 2009

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Path of Exile is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
JohnSmith1519997324812 added Path of Exile 2013

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Mass Effect 2 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
frank-westcoatt added Mass Effect 2 2010

The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

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Demon's Souls is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
JohnSmith1519997324812 added Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning 2012

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Risen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Divinity II is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
JohnSmith1519997324812 added Divinity II 2009

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4 3
Torchlight 2 is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
JohnSmith1519997324812 added Torchlight 2 2012

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Heroes of Might and Magic III is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Dancer Anthony added Heroes of Might and Magic III 1999

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Gothic II is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
JohnSmith1519997324812 added Gothic II 2002 - 2004

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The Legend of Spyro: The Etern... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
ahmed-maklad added The Legend of Spyro: The Eternal Night 2007

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Age of Wonders is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Diablo III is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
JohnSmith1519997324812 added Diablo III 2012

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Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reb... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
EmrysMarie added Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn 2013

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Rift is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
EmrysMarie added Rift 2011

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Guild Wars 2 is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
JohnSmith1519997324812 added Guild Wars 2 2012

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Lord of the Rings Online is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
JohnSmith1519997324812 added Lord of the Rings Online

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ZanZarah: The Hidden Portal is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time