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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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2,379 460
Chrono Trigger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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1,826 323
Final Fantasy VI is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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1,211 451
Secret of Mana is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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1,268 420
EarthBound is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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1,196 338
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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663 267
Lufia II: Rise of the Sinistra... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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854 245
Final Fantasy IV is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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590 214
Final Fantasy V is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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612 242
Breath of Fire II is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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463 144
Seiken Densetsu 3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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569 204
Illusion of Gaia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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468 207
Breath of Fire is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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354 161
Tales of Phantasia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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548 169
Terranigma is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1995

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282 151
Lufia & the Fortress of Doom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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527 169
Secret of Evermore is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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247 136
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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302 115
Star Ocean is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1996

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284 132
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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193 139
Dragon Warrior I & II is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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195 125
Soul Blazer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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252 135
Shadowrun is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1993

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153 99
Dragon Warrior III is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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184 129
Bahamut Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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223 129
Harvest Moon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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189 109
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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263 242
Final Fantasy Mystic Quest is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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155 96
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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96 109
Brain Lord is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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105 88
Live A Live is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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111 98
Romancing SaGa 3 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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109 103
Dragon Warrior is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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104 99
Dragon Warrior II is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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178 99
The 7th Saga is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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107 105
Robotrek is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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68 74
Ys III: Wanderers from Ys is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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53 74
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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63 94
Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1991

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107 83
Shin Megami Tensei is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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56 18
Fire Emblem: Seisen no Keifu is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
Chris Mark added 1996

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40 73
Secret of the Stars is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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22 36
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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39 73
Pool of Radiance is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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80 67
Shin Megami Tensei II is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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18 40
Dual Orb II is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
dboon2020 added Dual Orb II 1994

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28 67
Brandish is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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21 48
Equinox is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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25 62
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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28 67
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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74 63
Fire Emblem: Thracia 776 is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made