Total Nerd The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games  

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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for Super Nintendo Entertainment System at some point.

If you owned a Super Nintendo at any time during your life, then it's safe to say there were probably a few action role-playing games in your collection. 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 Super Nintendo action role-playing games of all time.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling action role-playing games 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. You can vote for any of these items, from The Legend of Zelda: A Link To The Past 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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The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Chrono Trigger is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
PauloHenriqueSerpa added 1995

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Secret of Mana is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Terranigma is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
1995

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Super Mario RPG: Legend of the... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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96 29
Secret of Evermore is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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90 28
Illusion of Gaia is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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75 24
Seiken Densetsu 3 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Final Fantasy VI is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
DavidGonzales added 1994

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EarthBound is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
CosmicCastaway added 1994

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Tales of Phantasia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Soul Blazer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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37 25
Star Ocean is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
1996

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E.V.O.: Search for Eden is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Shadowrun is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
1993

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Breath of Fire II is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
Vinícius Ratto added 1994

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Breath of Fire is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
Vinícius Ratto added 1993

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Brain Lord is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
1994

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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miy... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Ys IV: Mask of the Sun is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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17 28
Robotrek is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
1994

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Dragon View is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
1991

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The Twisted Tales of Spike McF... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Brandish is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
1994

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Super Ninja Boy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Lady Stalker: Challenge from t... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Popful Mail is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Drakkhen is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Alcahest is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
1993

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System Shock is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Eye of the Beholder is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Diablo is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games
1996

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Arcus Odyssey is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Super Chinese World 3 is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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First Queen is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Xak: The Art of Visual Stage is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games

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Super Chinese World 2 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Super Nintendo Action Role-Playing Games