Total Nerd The Best Mario Games of All Time  

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List Rules Games starring Mario only, no Mario Kart, or Smash Brothers games allowed. Rare exceptions for Luigi's Mansion and a few others.

List of best Mario Series games, ranked from best to worst with cover art when available. With the recent release of Mario Maker, this list is sure to undergo some reordering. Allowing to play and infinite amount of user created levels, Mario Maker is being called the last Mario game you'll ever need to buy. If you think the coolest Mario game to play isn't as high as it should be, then make sure to vote it up so that it has the chance to rise to the top.

Are you and a friend arguing over what the greatest Mario game of all time is? A classic Mario 64 vs Mario 3 debate? What about that one friend who thinks that Mario Galaxy is the best? Use this ranked list of Mario video games to see how many people would agree with you and end the squabble once and for all.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different games, including everything from Mario is Missing to Mario Sunshine. If you're wondering, "What are the greatest Mario Series games?" or "What is the best Mario Series game of all time?" then this list should answer your questions.
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416 149
Super Mario World is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

2
453 133
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

3
397 135
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

4
355 135
Super Mario Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

5
304 126
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

6
324 122
Super Mario Galaxy 2 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

7
303 124
Super Mario Sunshine is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

8
276 112
New Super Mario Bros. Wii is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

9
232 79
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time
CapoAssKickerMikey95 added 1996

10
219 74
Mario Kart Wii is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time
CapoAssKickerMikey95 added 2008

11
211 96
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's I... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

12
211 105
New Super Mario Bros is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

13
170 73
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

14
196 128
Super Mario Bros. 2 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

15
203 108
Luigi's Mansion is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

16
153 15
Super Mario Odyssey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

17
183 50
Mario Kart 8 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

18
162 53
Mario Kart: Double Dash‼ is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

19
162 76
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

20
155 57
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130 82
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Darkchrome added 2011

22
122 85
New Super Mario Bros. U is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time
otternuke added 2012

23
122 58
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

24
166 105
Super Paper Mario is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time
JamesDenham added 2007

25
117 96
Super Mario Land is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

26
128 52
Mario Kart DS is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

27
129 86
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

28
157 82
Super Mario 64 DS is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

29
123 46
Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

30
110 105
Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Le... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

31
117 88
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden C... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

32
121 50
Paper Mario is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time
Pablo Jose Ponce Julve added 2000

33
99 62
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

34
91 62
Mario Party 3 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time
CapoAssKickerMikey95 added 2000

35
72 83
Dr. Mario is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time
billboy added 1990

36
83 37
Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time
CosmicCastaway added 2009

37
101 97
Yoshi's Story is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

38
62 67
Mario Tennis is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time
CapoAssKickerMikey95 added 2000

39
68 76
Mario Party 8 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

40
74 54
Mario Party 4 is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

41
64 58
Mario Kart: Super Circuit is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

42
40 14
mario kart 8 deluxe is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time
Heyo_Stealer added mario kart 8 deluxe

43
53 38
Mario Party 2 is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

44
87 81
New Super Mario Bros. 2 is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time
otternuke added 2012

45
62 60
Mario Party 5 is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

46
61 98
Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

47
76 84
Wario Land: Super Mario Land 3 is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

48
43 14
Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time
Heyo_Stealer added Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon

49
52 48
Mario Party 7 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time

50
58 65
Mario Golf is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Mario Games of All Time
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