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
Brigandine 1998

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

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36 11
Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Tog... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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

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Command & Conquer: Red Alert is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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

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25 7
Theme Hospital is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Age of Empires is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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28 11
Civilization II is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Ogre Battle: The March of the ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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UFO: Enemy Unknown is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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21 7
X-COM: Terror from the Deep is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Hoshigami: Ruining Blue Earth is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Dune 2000 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games
Dune 2000 1998

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Civilization is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Worms Armageddon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Theme Park is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games
Theme Park 1994

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

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16 6
Dino Crisis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Warzone 2100 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Populous: The Beginning is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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14 6
Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Worms World Party is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Panzer General is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Front Mission 4 is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Command & Conquer is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Tetris is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games
Tetris 1985

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Vandal Hearts II is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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10 4
Syphon Filter 2 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Diablo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games
Diablo 1996

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Warhammer: Shadow of the Horne... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Warhammer: Dark Omen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Bust-A-Move '99 is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Digimon Digital Card Battle is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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9 5
Saiyuki: Journey West is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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9 5
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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Worms is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games
Worms 1994

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8 4
The Lost Vikings is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Puzzle Bobble is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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

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

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Sid Meier's Colonization is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Tear Ring Saga is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games

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Puzzle Bobble 2 is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best PlayStation Strategy Games