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List Rules Roleplaying games that were released on the SNES, they do not have to be exclusives.

The best Super Nintendo RPG games introduced a generation of gamers to the term "role playing game. There's something about role playing games that really capture your imagination and make you feel like you're part of another world. Your party always has colorful characters, the abilities you gain along the way are amazing, and boss battles are usually nothing short of epic. 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 SNES RPGs of all time.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling RPGs that were released for Super Nintendo. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. Games featured on this list include everything from Chrono Trigger to Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars. 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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Chrono Trigger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Final Fantasy VI is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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746 257
Secret of Mana is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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671 245
EarthBound is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
EarthBound 1994

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535 160
Final Fantasy IV is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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712 240
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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380 144
Lufia II: Rise of the Sinistra... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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364 155
Breath of Fire II is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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386 136
Final Fantasy V is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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352 131
Illusion of Gaia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Illusion of Gaia Jan 01 1993

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288 137
Breath of Fire is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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222 103
Tales of Phantasia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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333 116
Terranigma is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Terranigma 1995

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268 95
Seiken Densetsu 3 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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164 96
Lufia & the Fortress of Doom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Secret of Evermore is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Secret of Evermore Sep 18 1995

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186 83
Star Ocean is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Star Ocean Jan 01 1996

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144 90
Dragon Quest V: Hand of the He... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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183 93
Ogre Battle: The March of the ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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112 84
Dragon Warrior I & II is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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124 94
Bahamut Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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159 95
Shadowrun is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Shadowrun 1993

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112 90
Soul Blazer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Dragon Warrior III is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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126 80
Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Tog... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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134 95
Harvest Moon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Harvest Moon Jan 01 1996

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97 71
Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Rev... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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166 149
Final Fantasy Mystic Quest is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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59 78
Brain Lord is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Brain Lord Jan 01 1994

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Romancing SaGa 3 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Dragon Warrior is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Live A Live is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Dragon Warrior II is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Robotrek is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Robotrek 1994

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100 69
The 7th Saga is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
The 7th Saga Jan 01 1993

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38 57
Ys III: Wanderers from Ys is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Secret of the Stars is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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39 69
Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Lagoon Jan 01 1991

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26 49
Pool of Radiance is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Dual Orb II is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
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Feda: The Emblem of Justice is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
dboon2020 added Feda: The Emblem of Justice 1994

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18 48
Super Ninja Boy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Super Ninja Boy May 16 1993

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Shin Megami Tensei is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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10 36
Tenchi Muyo! Game-hen is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Tenchi Muyo! Game-hen Jan 01 1995

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Brandish is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Brandish 1994

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11 43
The Twisted Tales of Spike McF... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Shin Megami Tensei II is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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Equinox is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Equinox Jan 01 1994