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List of the best Konami games with images, including any well-known Konami made games for any platform and console. This list may not contain every game made by Konami but definitely features the best ones. This greatest Konami games list features box covers and additional information such as the game's publisher and release date. The most popular Konami 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 Konami then you're in the right place. Think the top game developed by Konami 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 Konami?" and "Which games were developed by Konami?"

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This list is the perfect resource for those looking to find out the names of acclaimed games made by Konami. Ranker has a similar list for every other significant video game developer so don't forget to check those out as well. (81 items)
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Metal Gear Solid is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1998 Metal Gear Solid is an action-adventure stealth video game developed by Konami Computer Entertainment Japan and first published by Konami for the PlayStation in 1998. The game was directed, ...more

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Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eate... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2004 Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater is an action-adventure stealth video game directed by Hideo Kojima. Snake Eater was developed by Konami Computer Entertainment Japan and published by Konami for ...more

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Silent Hill 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2001 Silent Hill 2 is a survival horror video game published by Konami for the PlayStation 2 and developed by Team Silent, a production group within Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo. The game was ...more

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Contra is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1987 Contra, distributed as Gryzor in Europe and Oceania, is a 1987 run and gun action game developed and published by Konami originally released as a coin-operated arcade game on February 20, 1987. ...more

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Castlevania is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1999 Castlevania, also referred to as Castlevania 64, known in Japan as Akumajō Dracula Mokushiroku, is an action-adventure video game developed by Konami's Kobe branch for the Nintendo 64 video game ...more

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Silent Hill is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1999 Silent Hill is a survival horror video game for the PlayStation published by Konami and developed by Team Silent, a Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo group. The first installment in the Silent ...more

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Castlevania is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1986 Castlevania, known in Japan as Akumajou Dracula, is an action-platformer video game developed and published by Konami for the Family Computer Disk System video game console in Japan in September ...more

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1991 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time, released as Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles: Turtles in Time in Europe, is an arcade video game produced by Konami. A sequel to the original Teenage ...more

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Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Li... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2002 Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty is an action-adventure stealth game directed by Hideo Kojima, originally developed by Konami Computer Entertainment Japan and published by Konami for the ...more

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Silent Hill 3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2003 Silent Hill 3 is a survival horror video game published by Konami for the PlayStation 2 and developed by Team Silent, a production group within Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo. It is the ...more

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Metal Gear is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1987 Metal Gear is an overhead military action-adventure stealth video game originally released in 1987 by Konami for the MSX2 computer in Japan and parts of Europe. Considered to be the progenitor ...more

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1989 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, released as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Super Kame Ninja in Japan and Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles in Europe, is a side-scrolling beat-'em-up released by Konami as ...more

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Suikoden II is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1998 Suikoden II is a role-playing video game developed and published by Konami for the PlayStation video game console and the second installment of the Suikoden video game series. It was released in ...more

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Silent Hill 4: The Room is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2004 Silent Hill 4: The Room is survival horror video game, the fourth installment in the Silent Hill series, published by Konami and developed by Team Silent, a production group within Konami ...more

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Contra III: The Alien Wars is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1992 Contra III: The Alien Wars, released in Japan as Contra Spirits and in the PAL region as Super Probotector: Alien Rebels, is a 1992 run and gun game for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System ...more

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Super Contra is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1988 Super Contra is a Run and Gun-style action video game by Konami that was released as a coin-operated arcade game in 1988. It is the sequel to the original Contra and the second and last game in ...more

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Sunset Riders is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1991 Sunset Riders is a side-scrolling run-and-gun style shoot-'em-up released by Konami as a coin-operated video game in 1991. The game is set during the American Old West, where the player takes ...more

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Genso Suikoden I & II is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2006 Genso Suikoden I & II is a re-release of the PlayStation role-playing video games Suikoden and Suikoden II, ported to the PlayStation Portable. Konami announced the game in the fourth ...more

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The Simpsons Arcade Game is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1991 The Simpsons Arcade Game or just The Simpsons is an arcade beat 'em up developed by Konami released in 1991, and the second video game based on The Simpsons franchise, following Bart vs. the ...more

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Castlevania II: Simon's Quest is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1987 Castlevania II: Simon's Quest, known in Japan as Dracula II: Noroi no Fūin, is an action-adventure platform game produced by Konami. It was originally released for the Family Computer Disk ...more

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X-Men is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1992 X-Men is an arcade game produced by Konami in 1992. It is a side-scrolling beat 'em up based on the Marvel Comics characters of the same name. The character designs of the X-Men and the ...more

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Contra: Hard Corps is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1994 Contra: Hard Corps is a side-scrolling run and gun-style shoot-'em-up video game released by Konami for the Sega Genesis in North America and South Korea in 1994. It was also released for the ...more

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Suikoden is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1995 Suikoden is a role-playing game published by Konami as the first installment of the Suikoden series. Developed by Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo, it was released initially in 1995 for the ...more

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Batman Returns is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1992 Batman Returns is a video game for various platforms based on the movie of the same name. The Sega console versions were published by Sega themselves while the NES and Super NES versions were ...more

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Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2005 Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow, known in Japan as Akumajō Dracula: Sōgetsu no Jūjika, is an action-adventure game developed and published by Konami. It is part of Konami's Castlevania video game ...more

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1989 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is a side-scrolling platform game for the Nintendo Entertainment System released by Konami in 1989. Loosely based on the 1987 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated ...more

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Gradius III: From Legend to My... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1989 Gradius III is a 1989 scrolling shooter video game developed and published by Konami, originally released for the arcades in Japan and other parts of Asia on December 11, 1989. It is the third ...more

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Gradius is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1985 Gradius is a 1985 horizontally scrolling shoot 'em up video game developed and published by Konami, originally released as a coin-operated arcade game in 1985. It was the first game in the ...more

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Silent Hill: Homecoming is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2008 Silent Hill: Homecoming is a survival horror video game, the sixth installment in the Silent Hill, developed by Double Helix Games. Homecoming follows the journey of Alex Shepherd, a soldier ...more

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Yu-Gi-Oh! Worldwide Edition: S... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2003 Yu-Gi-Oh! Worldwide Edition: Stairway to the Destined Duel, later released in Japan as Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters International is a Game Boy Advance game based on the popular Yu-Gi-Oh! trading ...more

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Mystical Ninja Starring Goemon is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1997 Mystical Ninja Starring Goemon, known as Ganbare Goemon: Neo Momoyama Bakufu no Odori in Japan, is a platform/action-adventure video game released by Konami for the Nintendo 64 on August 7, 1997 ...more

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Rocket Knight Adventures is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1993 Rocket Knight Adventures is a 1993 side-scrolling platformer video game developed and published by Konami for the Sega Genesis. The game was released in North America on August 5, 1993, in Japan ...more

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Policenauts is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1994 Policenauts is an interactive movie/visual novel/adventure game with a hard science fiction storyline, written and directed by Hideo Kojima, and published by Konami. It was initially released ...more

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Contra: Shattered Soldier is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2002 Contra: Shattered Soldier, originally released in Japan as Shincontra, is a video game that is part of the Contra series by Konami. It was developed by Team Kijirushi, a group of staff members ...more

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Castlevania Legends is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1997 Castlevania Legends is the third and final Castlevania title released for the original Game Boy. It was released in Japan on November 27, 1997 and in North America on March 11, 1998. Its ...more

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Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2006 Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops is an action-adventure stealth game directed by Masahiro Yamamoto and written by Gakuto Mikumo, with series creator Hideo Kojima acting as a producer. Portable Ops ...more

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Castlevania: Legacy of Darknes... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1999 Castlevania: Legacy of Darkness, released in Japan as Akumajō Dracula Mokushiroku: Gaiden ~Legend of Cornell~, is a video game that was developed and published by Konami for the Nintendo 64. It ...more

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Gradius V is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2004 Gradius V is a Japanese-developed shoot 'em up video game published by Konami for the Sony PlayStation 2 video game console in 2004. Gradius V was largely developed under contract by Treasure, ...more

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Operation C is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1991 Operation C, released as Contra in Japan and as Probotector in the PAL region, is a 1991 run and gun game by Konami released for the Game Boy. It is the first portable installment in the Contra ...more

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Metal Gear Acid is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2005 Metal Gear Acid, stylized as METAL GEAR AC!D, is a turn-based collectible card video game developed by Konami Computer Entertainment Japan for the PSP handheld game console. The game was first ...more

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2003 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is a beat 'em up video game released in 2003 by Konami. The game is based on the 2003 TV series. The main gameplay loosely adapts the following season one episodes: ...more

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Suikoden III is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2002 Suikoden III is a role-playing video game developed and published by Konami for the Sony PlayStation 2 video game console, and the third installment in the Suikoden video game series. It was ...more

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Castlevania: Curse of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2005 Castlevania: Curse of Darkness, known in Japan as Akumajō Dracula: Yami no Juin, is a console video game developed by Konami for the Xbox and PlayStation 2. Despite that it was released for Xbox ...more

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Silent Scope is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1999 Silent Scope is an arcade game that puts the player in the shoes of a sniper during a series of terrorist incidents. The game uses a rifle that is mounted on the console, requiring players to ...more

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Track & Field is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1983 Track & Field, known in Japan as Hyper Olympic, is a 1983 Olympic-themed sports arcade game developed and published by Konami. The Japanese release sported an official license for the 1984 ...more

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Lethal Enforcers is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1992 Lethal Enforcers is a 1992 shooting game released for the arcades by Konami. The in-game graphics consist entirely of digitized photographs. This caused controversy as it allowed players to ...more

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Rush'n Attack is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Konami Games List
1985 Rush'n Attack, originally released in Japan and Europe as Green Beret, is an action/platform arcade game released by Konami in 1985. Rush'n Attack is remembered for its Cold War setting and its ...more

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Silent Hill: Origins is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2007 Silent Hill: Origins, known as Silent Hill Zero in Japan, is a survival horror video game for the PlayStation Portable developed by Climax Studios. It was published by Konami Digital ...more

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Ys: The Ark of Napishtim is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2003 Ys: The Ark of Napishtim is a Japanese action RPG developed and published by the Nihon Falcom Corporation, and the sixth installment in the Ys video game series. It was first released in 2003 ...more

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Airforce Delta Strike is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Konami Games List
2004 Airforce Delta Strike, known as Airforce Delta: Blue Wing Knights in Japan and Deadly Skies III in Europe, is the third installment in the Konami Airforce Delta series. It was released in 2004 ...more