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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for PlayStation 2 at some point.

If you owned a PS2 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 PS2 strategy games of all time.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling strategy games that were released for PS2. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. This poll contains items like Disgaea: Hour of Darkness and La Pucelle: Tactics. 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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41 16
Suikoden V is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
2006
2
39 15
Front Mission 4 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
3
29 10
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
4
35 15
Suikoden Tactics is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
5
26 10
Dynasty Tactics 2 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
Dynasty Tactics 2
6
37 20
Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
7
26 12
Disgaea: Hour of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
8
18 7
Stella Deus: The Gate of Etern... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
9
21 10
Kessen II is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
2001
10
21 10
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
11
16 7
Kessen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
2000
12
16 8
Suikoden III is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
13
17 11
Disgaea 2: Cursed Memories is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
14
14 9
Gladius is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
2003
15
11 7
Kessen III is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
2005
16
11 8
Dynasty Warriors 5 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
17
8 5
Harvest Moon: Save the Homelan... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
18
14 12
Army Men: RTS is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
19
11 9
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
20
11 9
Soul Nomad & the World Eaters is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
21
11 9
Jurassic Park: Operation Genes... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
22
10 8
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
23
10 8
Command & Conquer: Tiberian Su... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
24
9 7
Monster Hunter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games
25
8 6
P.T.O. IV is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Strategy Games