Total Nerd The Best PlayStation Strategy Games  

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

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

This list will feature the most popular and best selling strategy games that were released for PlayStation. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. This list is made up of items like Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together and Command & Conquer: Red Alert. 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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Brigandine is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games
1998

2
46 14
Front Mission 3 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

3
68 30
Command & Conquer: Red Alert is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

4
33 7
Suikoden is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games
1995

5
55 24
Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

6
40 13
Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Tog... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

7
35 12
Age of Empires is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

8
34 12
Civilization II is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

9
26 7
Harvest Moon: Back to Nature is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

10
28 10
Theme Hospital is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

11
29 11
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

12
21 6
Civilization is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

13
23 8
Ogre Battle: The March of the ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

14
24 9
Hoshigami: Ruining Blue Earth is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

15
20 6
Vandal Hearts is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

16
22 8
UFO: Enemy Unknown is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

17
22 8
X-COM: Terror from the Deep is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

18
20 7
Dino Crisis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

19
17 5
Populous: The Beginning is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

20
18 6
Dune 2000 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games
1998

21
20 8
Worms Armageddon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

22
18 8
Command & Conquer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

23
13 4
Vandal Hearts II is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

24
14 5
Warzone 2100 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

25
15 6
Theme Park is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games
1994

26
12 4
Front Mission 4 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

27
10 3
Worms World Party is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

28
11 4
Syphon Filter 2 is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

29
11 4
Panzer General is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

30
14 7
Warhammer: Shadow of the Horne... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

31
15 8
Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

32
15 8
Tetris is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games
1985

33
11 5
Worms is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games
1994

34
18 12
Diablo is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games
1996

35
10 5
The Lost Vikings is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

36
9 4
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

37
13 8
Warhammer: Dark Omen is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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8 3
Puzzle Bobble is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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11 6
Super Robot Wars Alpha Gaiden is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games
Super Robot Wars Alpha Gaiden 2001

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11 7
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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9 5
Theme Park World is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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8 4
Kartia: The Word of Fate is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

43
8 4
Bust-A-Move '99 is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

44
9 6
Saiyuki: Journey West is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

45
8 5
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

46
8 5
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

47
7 4
Sid Meier's Colonization is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

48
9 7
Digimon Digital Card Battle is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

49
8 6
Puzzle Bobble 2 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

50
7 5
Tetris Plus is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games