Total Nerd The Best Xbox One Strategy Games  

Chris Abraham
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Looking for good strategy games for Xbox One? This list ranks the best Xbox One strategy games, all with their own unique quirks and gameplay mechanics that will challenge you mentally. One of the most talked about strategy games on Xbox One is Kingdom: New Lands. If you like minimalism and pixel art, you'll love the strategy and resource management aspects of New Lands. Other Xbox One Strategy games worth playing include The Banner Saga 2, Dungeon of the Endless, and many more.

If you've played many of these games, vote up your favorite, whether they're indie strategy games for Xbox One, or AAA titles (although there aren't a ton.) Downvote any titles you got your hands on but wouldn't recommend to other gamers.

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Plague Inc: Evolved is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games

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The Banner Saga 2 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
The Banner Saga 2

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Tropico 5 Penultimate Edition is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
Tropico 5 Penultimate Edition

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Worms Battlegrounds is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games

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Dungeon of the Endless is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
Dungeon of the Endless

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This War of Mine: The Little O... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
This War of Mine: The Little Ones

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Magic: The Gathering – Duels o... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games

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Angry Birds Star Wars is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games

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Kingdom: New Lands

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Zoo Tycoon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
2001

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Massive Chalice is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
Massive Chalice

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The Banner Saga is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games

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Battle Worlds: Kronos is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
Battle Worlds: Kronos

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Sheltered is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
Sheltered

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Lost Sea is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
Lost Sea

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Pixel Piracy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games

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CastleStorm: Definitive Editio... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
CastleStorm: Definitive Edition

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Defense Grid 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games

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Smite is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games

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Starpoint Gemini 2 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
Starpoint Gemini 2

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Kaiju Panic is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
Kaiju Panic

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Toy Soldiers: War Chest is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
Toy Soldiers: War Chest

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McDroid is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Xbox One Strategy Games
2016