Total Nerd The Best NES Strategy Games  

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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for Nintendo Entertainment System at some point.

If you owned a NES at any time during your life, then it's safe to say there were probably a few strategy games in your collection. Using your brain to solve puzzles and battle opponents is a ton of fun, and with turn-based games, puzzles, tower defense games and more, there are unlimited options to explore. With so many choices to pick 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 NES strategy games of all time.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling strategy games that were released for NES. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. Examples of items on this list include Tetris and Adventures of Lolo. 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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Casino Kid 2 is listed (or ranked) 51 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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4 Nin Uchi Mahjong is listed (or ranked) 52 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Ishido: The Way of Stones is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Operation Europe: Path to Vict... is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Hostages is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Hostages 1990

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The Money Game II: Kabutochou ... is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Hebereke's Popoon is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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America Daitōryō Senkyo is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Barcode World is listed (or ranked) 59 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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The Money Game is listed (or ranked) 60 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
The Money Game Aug 10 1988

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Wario's Woods is listed (or ranked) 61 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Cycle Race: Road Man is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Cycle Race: Road Man Dec 17 1988

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Supremacy: Your Will Be Done is listed (or ranked) 63 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Pictionary is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Puzznic is listed (or ranked) 65 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Puzznic Jan 01 1990

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Crystal Mines is listed (or ranked) 66 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Anticipation is listed (or ranked) 67 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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The Adventures of Gilligan's I... is listed (or ranked) 68 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Hatris is listed (or ranked) 69 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Hatris 1990

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Elite is listed (or ranked) 70 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Elite 1984

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Orb-3D is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Orb-3D 1990

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Raid on Bungeling Bay is listed (or ranked) 72 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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A-Train III is listed (or ranked) 73 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Dudes with Attitude is listed (or ranked) 74 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Dudes with Attitude Jan 01 1990

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Shanghai is listed (or ranked) 75 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Shanghai 1986

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Palamedes is listed (or ranked) 76 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Palamedes Jan 01 1990

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Rocket Ranger is listed (or ranked) 77 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Venus Senki is listed (or ranked) 78 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Venus Senki

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Archon: The Light and the Dark is listed (or ranked) 79 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Murder on the Mississippi is listed (or ranked) 80 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Chaos World is listed (or ranked) 81 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Bakushō! Star Monomane Shitenn... is listed (or ranked) 82 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Wily & Right no RockBoard: Tha... is listed (or ranked) 83 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Egypt is listed (or ranked) 84 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Egypt 1991

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Aa Yakyū Jinsei Itchokusen is listed (or ranked) 85 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Gyromite is listed (or ranked) 86 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Gyromite Aug 13 1985

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Stack-Up is listed (or ranked) 87 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Stack-Up 1985

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Battle Storm is listed (or ranked) 88 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Battle Storm Dec 26 1991

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Napoleon Senki is listed (or ranked) 89 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games

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Just Breed is listed (or ranked) 90 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Just Breed 1992

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Banana is listed (or ranked) 91 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Banana Sep 08 1986

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Where's Waldo? is listed (or ranked) 92 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games
Where's Waldo? Sep 01 1991

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Back to the Future is listed (or ranked) 93 on the list The Best NES Strategy Games