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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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2,627 510
Chrono Trigger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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2,009 353
Final Fantasy VI is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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1,426 470
EarthBound is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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1,321 499
Secret of Mana is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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755 288
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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1,309 370
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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933 265
Final Fantasy IV is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

8
650 231
Final Fantasy V is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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670 267
Breath of Fire II is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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518 164
Seiken Densetsu 3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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527 230
Breath of Fire is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

12
624 222
Illusion of Gaia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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397 175
Tales of Phantasia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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609 182
Terranigma is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1995

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319 165
Lufia & the Fortress of Doom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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586 180
Secret of Evermore is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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272 148
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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330 127
Star Ocean is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1996

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306 147
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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214 150
Dragon Warrior I & II is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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216 138
Soul Blazer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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273 150
Shadowrun is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1993

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171 109
Dragon Warrior III is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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200 141
Bahamut Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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253 146
Harvest Moon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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207 122
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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288 265
Final Fantasy Mystic Quest is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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172 106
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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123 105
Romancing SaGa 3 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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118 99
Live A Live is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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102 125
Brain Lord is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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120 112
Dragon Warrior is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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119 114
Robotrek is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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115 111
Dragon Warrior II is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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189 111
The 7th Saga is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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75 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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73 107
Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1991

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58 87
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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69 25
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 91
Shin Megami Tensei is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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46 87
Secret of the Stars is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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25 44
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 74
Shin Megami Tensei II is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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42 87
Pool of Radiance is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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83 70
Fire Emblem: Thracia 776 is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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17 38
Emerald Dragon is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
dboon2020 added Emerald Dragon 1995

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22 49
Dual Orb II is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
dboon2020 added Dual Orb II 1994

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32 77
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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81 73
Fire Emblem: Monshō no Nazo is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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31 77
Brandish is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994