Total Nerd The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time  

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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for PlayStation 3 at some point.

If you owned a PS3 at any time during your life, then it's safe to say there were probably a few adventure games in your collection. There's something about exploring new places, finding treasure and fighting enemies that makes adventure games so addicting. 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 PS3 adventure games of all time. The games on this list feature gorgeous graphics and enhanced effects as you embark om epic journeys through the story.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling adventure games that were released for PS3. 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 Journey and Lego Batman: The Video Game. 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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Uncharted 2: Among Thieves is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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45 17
Heavy Rain is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
Heavy Rain 2010

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Uncharted: Drake's Fortune is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Fallout: New Vegas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
JohnMcClane added Fallout: New Vegas 2010

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Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
JohnMcClane added Fallout 3 2008

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Journey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
Journey 1983

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Max Payne 3 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
JohnMcClane added Max Payne 3 2012

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Borderlands 2 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
Reece Jennings added Borderlands 2 2012

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22 15
Until Dawn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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19 14
Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crac... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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19 17
Lego Star Wars: The Complete S... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Crash of the Titans is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Siren: Blood Curse is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

The Best PS3 Action/Adventure Games

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Spider-Man: Web of Shadows is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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The Godfather: The Game is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Folklore is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
Folklore 2008

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Catherine is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
Kylo Ren added Catherine 2011

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Lego Batman: The Videogame is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Castle Crashers is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

The Best Super Nintendo (SNES) Games

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Lego Indiana Jones: The Origin... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Ratchet & Clank Future: Quest ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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I Am Alive is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
I Am Alive 2012

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Golden Axe: Beast Rider is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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The Simpsons Game is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Ratatouille is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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9 12
Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Puni... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments

The 10 Cruelest Video Game Pranks of All Time

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Destroy All Humans! Path of th... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Fairytale Fights is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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James Cameron's Avatar: The Ga... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Conan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
Conan 2007

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CSI: Crime Scene Investigation... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation - Fatal Conspiracy Oct 26 2010

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Viking: Battle for Asgard is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Costume Quest is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Boku no Natsuyasumi 3 is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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3 6
The Outsider is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Transformers: The Game is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Flower is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
Flower 2009

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Metal Gear Online is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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3 7
Way of the Samurai 3 is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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2 6
Hydrophobia is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
Hydrophobia Sep 29 2010

The Best Songs About Marias

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DeathSpank is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
DeathSpank 2010

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Free Realms is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Rise of the Argonauts is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Earth No More is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Project Offset is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time
Project Offset Jan 01 2007

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The ... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Hyperdimension Neptunia is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time

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Sam & Max Beyond Time and Spac... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best PS3 Adventure Games of All Time