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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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2,363 458
Chrono Trigger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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1,817 320
Final Fantasy VI is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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1,201 448
Secret of Mana is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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1,259 420
EarthBound is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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1,188 336
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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657 267
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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845 244
Final Fantasy IV is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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580 213
Final Fantasy V is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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603 241
Breath of Fire II is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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458 142
Seiken Densetsu 3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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563 203
Illusion of Gaia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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463 206
Breath of Fire is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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351 159
Tales of Phantasia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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540 169
Terranigma is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1995

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278 150
Lufia & the Fortress of Doom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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520 166
Secret of Evermore is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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244 135
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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301 113
Star Ocean is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1996

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283 131
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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193 136
Dragon Warrior I & II is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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193 123
Soul Blazer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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248 135
Shadowrun is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1993

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153 97
Dragon Warrior III is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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183 127
Bahamut Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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221 127
Harvest Moon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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189 106
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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257 238
Final Fantasy Mystic Quest is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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152 95
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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95 108
Brain Lord is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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104 86
Live A Live is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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109 96
Romancing SaGa 3 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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108 101
Dragon Warrior is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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103 97
Dragon Warrior II is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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106 104
Robotrek is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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174 99
The 7th Saga is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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66 72
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 72
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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62 92
Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1991

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105 81
Shin Megami Tensei is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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55 17
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 70
Secret of the Stars is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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22 34
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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38 72
Pool of Radiance is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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18 38
Dual Orb II is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
dboon2020 added Dual Orb II 1994

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79 65
Shin Megami Tensei II is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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21 46
Equinox is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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25 60
The Twisted Tales of Spike McF... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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28 65
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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73 62
Fire Emblem: Thracia 776 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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27 66
Brandish is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994