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

If you owned a Xbox 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 action games of all time.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling action games that were released for Xbox. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. Vote for your favorite items on this poll, including Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, Halo: Combat Evolved and more.

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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1
67 24
Halo: Combat Evolved is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
2
70 28
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
3
64 24
Halo 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
2004
4
50 16
Star Wars: Battlefront II is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
5
33 13
Star Wars: Battlefront is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
6
44 28
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
7
44 31
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
8
33 22
Call of Duty 3 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
9
17 8
Spider-Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
10
17 8
Hitman 2: Silent Assassin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
11
19 10
Star Wars: Knights of the Old ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
12
20 11
The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowi... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
13
22 13
Star Wars: Republic Commando is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
14
30 21
Max Payne is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
2001
15
24 16
Medal of Honor: Frontline is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
16
26 18
Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Ac... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
17
15 8
Mortal Kombat: Armageddon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
18
17 10
Mortal Kombat: Deception is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
19
12 6
Fable is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
2004
20
12 6
Jade Empire is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
21
21 15
Burnout 3: Takedown is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
22
27 22
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Do... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
23
16 11
Lego Star Wars: The Video Game is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
24
16 11
Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games
25
14 9
Tomb Raider: Legend is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Xbox Action Games