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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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2,642 512
Chrono Trigger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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2,019 353
Final Fantasy VI is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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1,436 474
EarthBound is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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1,330 500
Secret of Mana is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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757 291
Lufia II: Rise of the Sinistra... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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1,313 372
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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935 267
Final Fantasy IV is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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652 232
Final Fantasy V is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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674 269
Breath of Fire II is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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523 166
Seiken Densetsu 3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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529 231
Breath of Fire is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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629 223
Illusion of Gaia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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401 175
Tales of Phantasia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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612 182
Terranigma is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1995

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320 165
Lufia & the Fortress of Doom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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590 180
Secret of Evermore is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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275 149
Dragon Quest V: Hand of the He... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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333 128
Star Ocean is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1996

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308 148
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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216 151
Dragon Warrior I & II is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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216 140
Soul Blazer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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173 109
Dragon Warrior III is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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274 152
Shadowrun is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1993

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201 143
Bahamut Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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254 148
Harvest Moon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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208 124
Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Tog... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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290 269
Final Fantasy Mystic Quest is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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174 107
Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Rev... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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120 100
Live A Live is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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124 106
Romancing SaGa 3 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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102 126
Brain Lord is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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121 113
Dragon Warrior is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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117 113
Dragon Warrior II is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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119 115
Robotrek is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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190 112
The 7th Saga is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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76 83
Ys III: Wanderers from Ys is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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73 108
Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1991

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58 88
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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70 26
Fire Emblem: Seisen no Keifu is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Chris Mark added 1996

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115 92
Shin Megami Tensei is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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46 88
Secret of the Stars is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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26 45
Feda: The Emblem of Justice is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
dboon2020 added Feda: The Emblem of Justice 1994

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93 75
Shin Megami Tensei II is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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42 88
Pool of Radiance is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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17 39
Emerald Dragon is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
dboon2020 added Emerald Dragon 1995

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22 50
Dual Orb II is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
dboon2020 added Dual Orb II 1994

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83 72
Fire Emblem: Thracia 776 is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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29 72
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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32 78
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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31 78
Brandish is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994