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List of the best Koei games with images, including any well-known Koei made games for any platform and console. This list may not contain every game made by Koei but definitely features the best ones. This greatest Koei games list features box covers and additional information such as the game's publisher and release date. The most popular Koei video games are listed by how many votes they received, so the best ones are at the top. If you're looking to find a list of best games developed by Koei then you're in the right place. Think the top game developed by Koei isn't as high as it should be? If yes then be sure to vote it up so that your opinion counts, since this is a community-based opinion list.

This list answers the questions "What are the best games made by Koei?" and "Which games were developed by Koei?"

With games ranging from Romance of the Three Kingdoms IV: Wall of Fire to Mystic Heroes, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites. You're able to copy this list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share with your friends.

This list is the perfect resource for those looking to find out the names of acclaimed games made by Koei. Ranker has a similar list for every other significant video game developer so don't forget to check those out as well. (68 items)

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Warriors Orochi 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Warriors Orochi 2 Warriors Orochi 2 is a 2008 video game developed by Koei and Omega Force for the PlayStation 2. It is the sequel to Warriors Orochi, a crossover video game of the Dynasty Warriors and Samurai ...more

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Bandit Kings of Ancient China is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Bandit Kings of Ancient China 1989 Bandit Kings of Ancient China, also known as Suikoden: Tenmei no Chikai in Japan, is a turn-based strategy role-playing simulation video game developed and published by Koei, and released in ...more

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Samurai Warriors 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Samurai Warriors 2 2006 Samurai Warriors 2 is a sequel to the original Samurai Warriors, created by Koei and Omega Force. The game was released in 2006 for the PlayStation 2 and Xbox 360, and ported to Microsoft ...more

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L'Empereur is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Koei Games List
L'Empereur 1989 L'Empereur is a turn-based strategy video game for the Nintendo Entertainment System released by the Koei company in 1989. The user controls Napoleon Bonaparte during the Napoleonic Wars of the ...more

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Romance of the Three Kingdoms X 2004 Romance of the Three Kingdoms X, also known as Sangokushi X in Japan, is the 10th installment in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms strategy game series by Koei. It was originally released in the ...more

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII 2001 Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII is the eighth installment in Koei's Romance of the Three Kingdoms series.

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Romance of the Three Kingdoms II 1989 Romance of the Three Kingdoms II is the second in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms series of turn-based strategy games produced by Koei and based on the historical novel Romance of the Three ...more

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Liberty or Death is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Liberty or Death 1993 Liberty or Death is a turn-based strategy video game for DOS, Super NES and Genesis/Mega Drive released by Koei in 1993. Liberty or Death is part of Koei's Historical Simulation Series.

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Kessen III is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Kessen III 2005 Kessen III is the third and final known Kessen title by Koei for PlayStation 2. The game is based on the life of Oda Nobunaga.

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Kessen II is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Kessen II 2001 Kessen II is a strategy game loosely based on the Three Kingdoms period of China. It is the sequel to Kessen in name only; both Kessen and the later sequel Kessen III are based on events in ...more

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Romance of the Three Kingdoms VII 2000 Romance of the Three Kingdoms VII is the 7th installment in Koei's famous Romance of the Three Kingdoms series.

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Genghis Khan II: Clan of the G... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Genghis Khan II: Clan of the Gray Wolf 1992 Genghis Khan II: Clan of the Gray Wolf, originally released as Aoki Ōkami to Shiroki Mejika: Genchou Hishi, is a 1992 video game developed by Koei. It is part of Koei's Historical Simulation ...more

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Nobunaga's Ambition is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Nobunaga's Ambition 1988 Nobunaga's Ambition is a series of turn-based grand strategy role-playing simulation video games. One of the first games in its genre, it was first released in March 1983 by the Japanese video ...more

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Warriors Orochi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Warriors Orochi 2007 Warriors Orochi is a beat 'em up video game for PlayStation 2 and Xbox 360, developed by Koei and Omega Force. It is a crossover of two of Koei's popular video game series, Dynasty Warriors and ...more

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Romance of the Three Kingdoms XI 2006 Romance of the Three Kingdoms XI, also known as Sangokushi 11, is the 11th installment in Koei's famous Romance of the Three Kingdoms series. The game was released for PC on March 17, 2006 in ...more

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Dynasty Warriors is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Dynasty Warriors 1997 Dynasty Warriors is a weapon-based fighting game developed and published by Koei. It was released on December 1, 1997 for the PlayStation. Unlike the later installments in the series which are ...more

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Aerobiz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Aerobiz 1992 Aerobiz is a business simulation video game for the Super Nintendo, Sharp X68000 and Mega Drive/Genesis game consoles, released in 1992 by Koei. As CEO of a budding international airline, the ...more

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Romance of the Three Kingdoms IV: Wall of Fire 1994 Romance of the Three Kingdoms IV: Wall of Fire is the fourth in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms series of turn-based strategy games produced by Koei and based on the historical novel Romance ...more

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P.T.O. is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Koei Games List
P.T.O. 1990 P.T.O., released as Teitoku no Ketsudan in Japan, is a console strategy video game released by Koei. It was originally released for the PC-88 in 1989 and had been ported to various platforms, ...more

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Musou Orochi Z is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Musou Orochi Z 2009 Musou Orochi Z, is a 2009 beat 'em up video game developed by Koei and Omega Force for the PlayStation 3 and Microsoft Windows. Z is the third installment of the Warriors Orochi series, a ...more

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Genghis Khan: Aoki Ookami to S... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Genghis Khan: Aoki Ookami to Shiroki Mejika IV Genghis Khan: Aoki Ookami to Shiroki Mejika IV is a 1998 video game developed by Koei. It is part of Koei's Historical Simulation Series of games, and is the sequel to Genghis Khan II: Clan of ...more

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Romance of the Three Kingdoms IX 2003 Romance of the Three Kingdoms IX, also known as Sangokushi IX in Japan, is the ninth installment in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms strategy game series by Koei. The game chronicles the events ...more

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Gemfire is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Gemfire 1992 Gemfire is a medieval war game for the MSX, Nintendo Entertainment System, Super NES, FM Towns, Mega Drive/Genesis, MS-DOS, and later Windows, developed by Koei. The object in the game is to ...more

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Romance of the Three Kingdoms III: Dragon of Destiny 1992 Romance of the Three Kingdoms III: Dragon of Destiny is the third in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms series of turn-based strategy games produced by Koei and based on the historical novel ...more

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Samurai Warriors 2 Empires is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Koei Games List

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Uncharted Waters Online is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Uncharted Waters Online 2004 Uncharted Waters Online, originally released as Daikoukai Jidai Online, is a MMORPG developed by KOEI based on the Rekoeition Uncharted Waters series of games. Set in the Age of Exploration ...more

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Kessen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Kessen 2000 Kessen is a real-time tactics video game produced by Koei and published by Electronic Arts. It was a launch game for the PlayStation 2 in Japan. It was initially the only real-time wargame game ...more

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Aerobiz Supersonic is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Aerobiz Supersonic 1993 Aerobiz Supersonic, known as Air Management II: Kōkū Ō wo Mezase in Japan, is a business simulation video game released for the Super Nintendo by Koei in North America in August 1994. It was ...more

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Inindo: Way of the Ninja is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Inindo: Way of the Ninja 1992 Inindo: Way of the Ninja is a role-playing video game developed by Koei. Originally released for the PC8801SR, PC9801, MSX2 home computer and Sharp X68000, it was remade for the Super NES ...more

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Sangokushi Sousouden is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Sangokushi Sousouden 1998 Sangokushi Sousouden is the fifth release in the Eiketsuden tactical role-playing series developed by Koei, and the third to be set during the Three Kingdoms Era.

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Romance of the Three Kingdoms VI: Awakening of the Dragon 1998 Romance of the Three Kingdoms VI: Awakening of the Dragon is the 6th installment in Koei's famous Romance of the Three Kingdoms series.

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Winning Post 7 Maximum 2008 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Winning Post 7 Maximum 2008 2008 Winning Post 7 Maximum 2008 is a multiplatform horse racing simulator published by Koei for the PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Wii and Microsoft Windows It was released only in Japan on March 13, ...more

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Operation Europe: Path to Vict... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Operation Europe: Path to Victory 1994 Operation Europe: Path to Victory, released in Japan as Europa Sensen, is a combat strategy video game for multiple platforms where one or two players can compete in World War II action. The ...more

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Mystic Heroes is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Mystic Heroes 2002 Mystic Heroes, released in Japan as Battle Houshin, is a beat 'em up video game developed by Koei. The game is based on Fengshen Yanyi, a supernatural Chinese novel about the fall of the Shang ...more

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Rise of the Phoenix is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Rise of the Phoenix 1995 Rise of the Phoenix is a multiplatform turn-based historic strategy video game made by Koei for the SNES, NEC PC-9801, and Sony PlayStation console devices. The game is set in ancient China ...more

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Sangokushi V is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Sangokushi V 2001 Sangokushi V is the 5th installment in Koei's Romance of the Three Kingdoms series. The game was released for MS-DOS, Sega Saturn, PlayStation, PlayStation Portable. KOEI Corporation did not ...more

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La Corda d'Oro is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Koei Games List
La Corda d'Oro 2007 La Corda d'Oro is a role-playing game series targeted at a female audience under the Neoromance series from Koei. The title comes from the Italian for The Golden String. The story was adapted ...more

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Dynasty Warriors DS: Fighter's... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Dynasty Warriors DS: Fighter's Battle 2007 Dynasty Warriors DS: Fighter's Battle is a Nintendo DS action video game developed by Koei. It is a game in the Dynasty Warriors series. The game was released on April 5, 2007 in Japan and July ...more

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Dynasty Warriors: Gundam 3 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Dynasty Warriors: Gundam 3 2011 Dynasty Warriors: Gundam 3, known in Japan as Gundam Musou 3, is a tactical action video game based on the Gundam anime series, and the sequel to 2008's Dynasty Warriors: Gundam 2. It is ...more

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Koei Games List

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Sangokushi Koumeiden is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Sangokushi Koumeiden 1996 Sangokushi Koumeiden is the second installment in the Sangokushi Eiketsuden tactical role-playing series developed by Koei.

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Sangokushi Online is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Sangokushi Online 2007 Sangokushi Online is Koei's third online Romance of the Three Kingdoms game developed for Microsoft Windows platform. Koei announced the development of its latest MMORPG in mid-2006. Koei ...more

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Saiyuki: Journey West is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Saiyuki: Journey West 2001 Saiyuki: Journey West is a tactical role-playing video game released for the Sony PlayStation by Koei. It is based loosely on the Chinese novel Journey to the West. The game's Japanese title is ...more

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G1 Jockey 4 is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Koei Games List
G1 Jockey 4 G1 Jockey 4 is a horse racing simulator published by Koei for the PlayStation 2 in Japan.

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Emit is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Emit 1995 Emit is an adventure sound novel video game released for the Super Famicom developed and published by Koei. It was designed to teach Japanese students more about English, and played the audio CD ...more

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Crimson Sea is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Crimson Sea 2002 Crimson Sea is a 2002 video game released exclusively for the Microsoft Xbox. The game was developed by Koei. The game is a third-person shooter with some RPG elements incorporated and is part ...more

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Prey the Stars is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Prey the Stars 2008 Prey the Stars is a video game for the Nintendo DS from Koei. In the game players control various dog-like creatures in a competition to eat the most items in a given level. Part of the ...more

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WinBack is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Koei Games List
WinBack 1999 Winback is a third-person shooter video game developed by Koei's Omega Force studio for the Nintendo 64 in 1999 and PlayStation 2 in 2001. A second game with no related storyline, WinBack 2: ...more

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Gitaroo Man is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Gitaroo Man 2002 Gitaroo Man is a rhythm video game developed by iNiS and published by Koei for PlayStation 2. The game features visual production by Mitsuru Nakamura and an original soundtrack by Japanese band ...more

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Winning Post 7 Maximum 2007 is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Winning Post 7 Maximum 2007 Winning Post 7 Maximum 2007 is a horse racing simulator published by Koei for the PlayStation 2 and PlayStation 3 in Japan on March 29, 2007. It is the sequel of Winning Post 7 and is followed ...more