Total Nerd The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked  

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List Rules The best games that were released on the Xbox 360. Does not have to be exclusive.

The Xbox 360 is one of the most popular consoles of all time, so it’s only natural that fans like you want to know what are the best Xbox 360 games of all time. There are only a handful of games for the Xbox 360 that can be described as classics or must plays. No one wants to waste their time playing mediocre games, which unfortunately describes too many games to count. So which Xbox 360 games are really the best? Gamers have ranked the top Xbox 360 games of all time below, but we need you to add to the discussion by voting for your favorites.

So what counts as a good game? Some examples that other gamers have chosen include Halo 3, Red Dead Redemption, and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. While a few of the top Xbox 360 games are exclusives, many are also available on PS3, Wii, PC, or Gamecube. Exclusivity has nothing to do with quality and this ranking includes both Xbox 360 exclusives and non-exclusives.

In terms of genre, the top Xbox 360 games can be from a wide variety of genres. Some are action RPGs, like Mass Effect while others are first person shooters, like Bioshock. As long as a game is great, it belongs on the list regardless of genre. So vote up and add what you think are the best ever games on the Xbox 360.
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354 190
Red Dead Redemption is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
gschwayze added Red Dead Redemption 2010

2
397 222
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 2009 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Modern-Warfare-2/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d80241560817

3
423 201
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Halo 3 2007 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Halo-3/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d8024d5307e6

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344 195
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare 2007 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Modern-Warfare/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802415607e6

5
376 188
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Fallout 3 2008 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Fallout-3/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802425307d5

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304 148
BioShock is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
BioShock 2007 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/BioShock/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802545407d8

7
367 159
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

8
257 134
Mass Effect 2 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

9
232 124
Assassin's Creed II is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

10
308 111
Grand Theft Auto V is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

11
279 163
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Grand Theft Auto IV 2008 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/GTA-IV/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802545407f2

12
215 99
Batman: Arkham City is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

13
135 120
Gears of War 3 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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155 91
Call of Duty: Black Ops II is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
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177 92
Call of Duty: Black Ops is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
RichardWare added Call of Duty: Black Ops 2010

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138 67
BioShock Infinite is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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122 82
Portal 2 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
muzziac added Portal 2 2011

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196 136
Gears of War 2 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Gears of War 2 2008 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Gears-of-War-2/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d8024d53082d

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123 107
Battlefield 3 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
RichardWare added Battlefield 3 2011

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179 103
Mass Effect is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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204 120
Gears of War is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Gears of War 2006 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Gears-of-War/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d8024d5307d5

The Best Xbox 360 Survival Horror Games

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245 151
Halo: Reach is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Halo: Reach 2010 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Halo-Reach/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d8024d53085b

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115 82
Mass Effect 3 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
walzjenna added Mass Effect 3 2012

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102 39
Far Cry 3 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
datrlykewlfreekinguymandood added Far Cry 3 2012

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128 94
Left 4 Dead 2 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

26
196 126
Call of Duty: World at War is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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167 110
Left 4 Dead is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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112 54
Tomb Raider is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
paulo-júnior added Tomb Raider 2013

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113 94
Halo 4 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Halo 4 2012

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118 109
Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Minecraft 2009

31
256 117
Batman: Arkham Asylum is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Batman: Arkham Asylum 2009 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Batman-Arkham-Asylum/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802534307f6?cid=search

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161 97
Dead Space is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Dead Space 2008 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Dead-Space/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d80245410857

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123 98
Alan Wake is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Alan Wake 2010

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195 136
Assassin's Creed is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Assassin's Creed 2007 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Assassins-Creed/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802555307d4?cid=search

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100 68
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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103 72
Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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118 83
Mafia II is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Mafia II 2010

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177 93
Borderlands is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
Borderlands 2009 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Borderlands/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802545407e7

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89 64
Red Dead Redemption: Undead Ni... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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67 63
Saints Row: The Third is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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89 65
Assassin's Creed III is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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60 40
BioShock 2 is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
BioShock 2 2010

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60 40
Star Wars: Battlefront II is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
RichardWare added Star Wars: Battlefront II 2005

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72 52
Assassin's Creed: Revelations is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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118 64
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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98 74
The Orange Box is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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76 58
Halo 3: ODST is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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44 29
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
paulo-júnior added Mortal Kombat 2011

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91 50
Borderlands 2 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
muzziac added Borderlands 2 2012

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53 41
Hitman: Absolution is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
AbdulmajeedAlQutiti added Hitman: Absolution 2012