Total Nerd The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs  

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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for Game Boy Advance at some point.

If you owned a Game Boy Advance at any time during your life, then it's safe to say there were probably a few RPGs in your collection. There's something about role playing games that really capture your imagination and make you feel like you're part of another world. Your party always has colorful characters, the abilities you gain along the way are amazing, and boss battles are usually nothing short of epic. With so many great options to choose from, there was never a shortage of games to play for fans of the genre. Since some games were much better than others, we've decided to rank the best Game Boy Advance RPGs of all time.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling RPGs that were released for Game Boy Advance. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. Games on this list include Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga and Final Fantasy VI. Vote for your favorite video games below, and feel free to add any that you think deserve to be on the list.

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Golden Sun is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs
Golden Sun 2001

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Pokémon Emerald is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Final Fantasy VI is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Golden Sun: The Lost Age is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Mother 3 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs
Mother 3 2006

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Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Final Fantasy Tactics Advance is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Summon Night: Swordcraft Story is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Summon Night: Swordcraft Story... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Final Fantasy I & II: Dawn of ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Advance Wars is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Harvest Moon: Friends of Miner... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Sword of Mana is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Tactics Ogre: The Knight of Lo... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Riviera: The Promised Land is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Lunar Legend is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memor... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Mega Man Battle Network 2 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Mega Man Battle Network 6 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Dragon Ball Z: Buu's Fury is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Shining Soul II is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Harvest Moon: More Friends of ... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Yggdra Union: We'll Never Figh... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Super Robot Taisen: Original G... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Lufia: The Ruins of Lore is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Boktai: The Sun Is in Your Han... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Shining Soul is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Mega Man Battle Network 5 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Boktai 2: Solar Boy Django is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Yu-Gi-Oh! The Sacred Cards is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Sonic Battle is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Dragon Ball Z: The Legacy of G... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Dragon Quest Monsters: Caravan... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Yu-Gi-Oh! Reshef of Destructio... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Mega Man Battle Network 4 is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Lunar: The Silver Star is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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The Lord of the Rings: The Thi... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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The Lord of the Rings: The Two... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Mario Golf: Advance Tour is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Bomberman Tournament is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Shaman King: Master of Spirits is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Magical Vacation is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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CIMA: The Enemy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs

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Yu Yu Hakusho: Spirit Detectiv... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Game Boy Advance RPGs