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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 Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

The Best Fantasy TV Shows The Best City-Building Games of All Time

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Dragon Age: Origins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added Dragon Age: Origins 2009

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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is listed (or ranked) 3 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 IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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64 41
The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowi... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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47 29
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 1998

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The Witcher 2: Assassins of Ki... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings 2011 - 2010

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World of Warcraft: The Burning... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
wiabux added Final Fantasy VII 1997

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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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Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added Diablo II 2000 - 2002

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World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
wiabux added World of Warcraft 2004

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Fable is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added Fable Sep 14 2004 - 2005

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Final Fantasy X is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
frank-westcoatt added Final Fantasy X 2001

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The Witcher is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added The Witcher 2007 - 2008

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The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
frank-westcoatt added The Legend of Zelda

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Neverwinter Nights 2 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Fable II is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added Fable II 2008

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Dragon Age: Inquisition is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Dancer Anthony added Dragon Age: Inquisition

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The Bard's Tale is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos 2002 - 2003

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Mass Effect 2 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
frank-westcoatt added Mass Effect 2 2010

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Diablo II: Lord of Destruction is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
tylersloeper added Diablo II: Lord of Destruction 2001 - 2003

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Dragon's Dogma Dark Arisen is listed (or ranked) 24 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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Jade Empire is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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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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Demon's Souls is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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30 36
Risen is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Golden Axe is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Golden Axe 1989

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Planescape: Torment is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Icewind Dale is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Rift is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
EmrysMarie added Rift Mar 01 2011

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Torchlight is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Torchlight Oct 27 2009

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Heroes of Might and Magic III is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Dancer Anthony added Heroes of Might and Magic III 1999

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Advanced Dungeons & Dragons: C... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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10 13
Neverwinter Nights 2: Storm of... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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9 12
Golden Axe II is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Dancer Anthony added Golden Axe II 1991

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Neverwinter Nights 2: Mask of ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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15 20
Drakan: The Ancients' Gates is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Faxanadu is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Dancer Anthony added Faxanadu 1987

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The Lord of the Rings: The Bat... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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19 26
Star Ocean: The Last Hope is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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The Lord of the Rings: The Thi... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Dancer Anthony added The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age 2004

The Best Fantasy Authors All Harry Potter Movies, Ranked Best to Worst

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Dungeon Master II: The Legend ... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Perfect World is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Perfect World Sep 02 2008

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11 16
Kingdom of Loathing is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Kingdom of Loathing Feb 11 2003

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Shining Force is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reb... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
EmrysMarie added Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Aug 27 2013

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SpellForce 2: Shadow Wars is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time

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Lords of Chaos is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Fantasy Games of All Time
Lords of Chaos Jan 01 1990