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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for Xbox 360 at some point.

If you owned a Xbox 360 at any time during your life, then it's safe to say there were probably a few action 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 Xbox 360 action games of all time. With incredible graphics and cutting edge game play, the Xbox 360 is an incredible gaming experience, and these action games are always incredible to play.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling action games that were released for Xbox 360. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. Games on this poll include BioShock and Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas. 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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8 0
Batman: Arkham Asylum is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
2
16 5
Gears of War is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
3
12 3
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
4
9 2
Street Fighter IV is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
Jul 18 2008
5
7 1
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
6
7 1
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
7
8 2
Left 4 Dead 2 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
8
9 3
Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
9
9 3
Call of Duty: Black Ops is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
10
8 3
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
Oct 28 2008
11
7 2
Halo 2 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
2004
12
7 2
Dead Rising is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
13
8 3
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
2007
14
8 3
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
15
8 3
BioShock is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
2007
16
7 3
Dead Rising 2 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
17
6 2
Dark Souls is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
2011
18
5 1
Call of Duty: World at War is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
19
5 1
Dead Island is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
20
5 1
Tomb Raider is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
21
4 0
Resident Evil 5 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
Mar 05 2009
22
4 0
Burnout 3: Takedown is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
23
4 0
Tekken 6 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
Nov 26 2007
24
7 4
Gears of War 3 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games
25
7 4
Gears of War 2 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Action Games