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The Best Koei Games List  

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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) And if you're a fan of these games, be sure to vote in our list of the best Dynasty Warriors games.

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Operation Europe: Path to Vict... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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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P.T.O. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Jul 20 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
3
Bandit Kings of Ancient China is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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) 4 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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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Warriors Orochi 2 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
6
Liberty or Death is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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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Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
8
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
9
L'Empereur is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
10
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
11
Kessen III is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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.
12
Genghis Khan II: Clan of the G... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
13
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Koei Games List
2001
Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII is the eighth installment in Koei's Romance of the Three Kingdoms series.
14
Warriors Orochi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
15
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
16
Kessen II is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
17
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Koei Games List
2000
Romance of the Three Kingdoms VII is the 7th installment in Koei's famous Romance of the Three Kingdoms series.
18
Aerobiz is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
19
Dynasty Warriors is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Koei Games List
Feb 28 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
20
Gemfire is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
21
Nobunaga's Ambition is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
22
Musou Orochi Z is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
23
Genghis Khan: Aoki Ookami to S... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
24
Romance of the Three Kingdoms ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Koei Games List
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
25
Samurai Warriors 2 Empires is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Koei Games List