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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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2,439 475
Chrono Trigger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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1,874 331
Final Fantasy VI is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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1,302 430
EarthBound is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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1,237 468
Secret of Mana is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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689 274
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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1,222 349
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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872 251
Final Fantasy IV is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

8
602 220
Final Fantasy V is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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627 249
Breath of Fire II is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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474 152
Seiken Densetsu 3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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484 213
Breath of Fire is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

12
584 212
Illusion of Gaia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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370 165
Tales of Phantasia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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563 175
Terranigma is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1995

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290 158
Lufia & the Fortress of Doom is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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542 173
Secret of Evermore is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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253 139
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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309 118
Star Ocean is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1996

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289 137
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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198 143
Dragon Warrior I & II is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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201 132
Soul Blazer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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258 139
Shadowrun is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1993

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158 102
Dragon Warrior III is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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187 132
Bahamut Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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234 134
Harvest Moon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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270 246
Final Fantasy Mystic Quest is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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193 114
Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Tog... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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159 99
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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97 112
Brain Lord is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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109 91
Live A Live is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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113 100
Romancing SaGa 3 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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112 104
Dragon Warrior is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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113 108
Robotrek is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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106 102
Dragon Warrior II is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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181 102
The 7th Saga is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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71 75
Ys III: Wanderers from Ys is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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66 97
Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1991

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53 77
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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109 86
Shin Megami Tensei is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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58 21
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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42 76
Secret of the Stars is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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22 39
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 76
Pool of Radiance is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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83 70
Shin Megami Tensei II is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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18 43
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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29 70
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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28 70
Brandish is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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21 51
Equinox is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made
1994

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25 65
The Twisted Tales of Spike McF... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made

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75 66
Fire Emblem: Thracia 776 is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Super Nintendo RPGs Ever Made