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

This list has everything from The Sims to Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best isometric projection games?" and "What is the greatest isometric projection game of all time?"
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Fallout 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
1998
Fallout 2 is a role-playing open world video game developed by Black Isle Studios and published by Interplay in 1998. While featuring a considerably larger game world and a far more extensive ...more

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Fallout is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
1997
Fallout is an open world role-playing video game developed and published by Interplay Entertainment in 1997. The game has a post-apocalyptic and retro-futuristic setting, in the aftermath of a ...more

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Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of A... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
2000
Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn is a computer role-playing game developed by BioWare and published by Black Isle Studios. It is the sequel to Baldur's Gate, and was released for Microsoft ...more

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Diablo II: Lord of Destruction is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
2001
Diablo II: Lord of Destruction is an expansion pack for the hack and slash action role-playing game Diablo II. Unlike the original Diablo '​s expansion pack, Diablo: Hellfire, it is a ...more

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Baldur's Gate II: Throne of Bh... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
2001
Baldur's Gate II: Throne of Bhaal is the expansion pack for the role-playing video game Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn, and is the final chapter in the Baldur's Gate series. It adds a ...more

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Baldur's Gate is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
1998
Baldur's Gate is a fantasy role-playing video game developed by BioWare and published in 1998 by Interplay Entertainment. It is the first game in the Baldur's Gate series, and takes place in the ...more

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Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
2000
Diablo II is an action role-playing hack and slash video game developed by Blizzard North and published by Blizzard Entertainment in 2000 for Windows and Mac OS computers. The game, with its ...more

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Planescape: Torment is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
Firecage added 1999
Planescape: Torment is a computer role-playing game developed for Microsoft Windows by Black Isle Studios and released on December 12, 1999 by Interplay Entertainment. It takes place in ...more

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Arcanum: Of Steamworks and Mag... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
2001
Arcanum: Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura is a 2001 role-playing video game developed by Troika Games and published by Sierra Entertainment. It was released in North America and Europe in August ...more

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Baldur's Gate: Tales of the Sw... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
1999
Baldur's Gate: Tales of the Sword Coast is a role-playing video game in a high fantasy setting, developed by BioWare and published by Interplay in April 1999. Released as an expansion pack for ...more

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Diablo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
1996
Diablo is an action role-playing hack and slash video game developed by Blizzard North and released by Blizzard Entertainment on December 31, 1996. Set in the fictional Kingdom of Khanduras, ...more

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Icewind Dale is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
2000
Icewind Dale is a role-playing video game developed for Windows by Black Isle Studios and published by Interplay Entertainment. It was released on June 30, 2000. It takes place in the Dungeons ...more

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Age of Empires II: The Age of ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
1999
Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings is a real-time strategy video game developed by Ensemble Studios and published by Microsoft. Released in 1999 for the Microsoft Windows and Macintosh ...more

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Heroes of Might and Magic III is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
1999
Heroes of Might and Magic III: The Restoration of Erathia is a turn-based strategy game developed by Jon Van Caneghem through New World Computing originally released for Microsoft Windows by the ...more

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Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
2001
Sid Meier's Civilization III, commonly shortened to Civ III or Civ 3, is the third installment of the Sid Meier's Civilization turn-based strategy video game series. It was preceded by ...more

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Jagged Alliance 2 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
Jim_In_Texas added 1999
Jagged Alliance 2 is a tactical role-playing game for PC, released in 1999 for Windows, and later ported to Linux by Tribsoft. It is the third game in the Jagged Alliance series, and was ...more

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Caesar III is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
1998
Caesar III is a video game developed by Impressions Games and published by Sierra Entertainment; the third installment of the Caesar series, part of Sierra's City Building Series. It was ...more

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Age of Empires is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
1997
Age of Empires is a history-based real-time strategy video game released in 1997. Developed by Ensemble Studios and published by Microsoft. Ensemble was still an independent company, later ...more

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Age of Mythology is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
2002
Age of Mythology is a mythology-based real-time strategy video game developed by Ensemble Studios and published by Microsoft Game Studios. It was released on October 30, 2002 in North America ...more

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Fallout Tactics: Brotherhood o... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
2001
Fallout Tactics is a turn-based/real-time tactical role-playing game set in the post-apocalyptic Fallout universe. Developed by Micro Forté and published by 14 Degrees East, Fallout ...more

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RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
2002
RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 is a construction and management simulation PC game that simulates amusement park management. Developed by Chris Sawyer and published by Infogrames, the game was released ...more

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Age of Empires II: The Conquer... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
2000
Age of Empires II: The Conquerors is the first expansion pack to the 1999 real-time strategy game Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings. The Conquerors is the fourth installment in the Age of ...more

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Final Fantasy Tactics is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
1997
Final Fantasy Tactics is a tactical role-playing game developed and published by Square for the Sony PlayStation video game console. It is the first game of the Final Fantasy Tactics series and ...more

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Civilization II is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
1996
Sid Meier's Civilization II is a turn-based strategy video game developed and published by MicroProse. It was first released in 1996 for the PC and later ported to the Sony PlayStation. In 2002, ...more

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Geneforge 3 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Isometric Projection Games of All Time
Geneforge 3 is the third video game in the Geneforge series of role-playing video games created by Spiderweb Software.