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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420 231
Red Dead Redemption is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
gschwayze added May 18 2010

2
479 227
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2007 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Halo-3/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d8024d5307e6

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433 254
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2009 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Modern-Warfare-2/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d80241560817

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377 218
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2007 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Modern-Warfare/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802415607e6

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419 171
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

6
411 211
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2008 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Fallout-3/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802425307d5

7
366 118
Grand Theft Auto V is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

8
333 170
BioShock is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2007 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/BioShock/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802545407d8

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260 140
Assassin's Creed II is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

10
283 150
Mass Effect 2 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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193 103
Call of Duty: Black Ops II is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
RichardWare added 2012

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310 175
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2008 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/GTA-IV/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802545407f2

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153 134
Gears of War 3 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

14
238 113
Batman: Arkham City is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

15
204 104
Call of Duty: Black Ops is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
RichardWare added 2010

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164 82
BioShock Infinite is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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142 118
Battlefield 3 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
RichardWare added 2011

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277 160
Halo: Reach is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2010 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Halo-Reach/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d8024d53085b

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213 149
Gears of War 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2008 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Gears-of-War-2/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d8024d53082d

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139 98
Portal 2 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
muzziac added 2011

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150 104
Left 4 Dead 2 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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125 47
Far Cry 3 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
datrlykewlfreekinguymandood added 2012

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197 118
Mass Effect is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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130 94
Mass Effect 3 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
walzjenna added 2012

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217 131
Gears of War is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2006 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Gears-of-War/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d8024d5307d5

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217 132
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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189 120
Left 4 Dead is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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128 106
Halo 4 is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2012

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128 65
Tomb Raider is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
paulo-júnior added 2013

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138 128
Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2009

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280 126
Batman: Arkham Asylum is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2009 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Batman-Arkham-Asylum/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802534307f6?cid=search

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178 106
Dead Space is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2008 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Dead-Space/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d80245410857

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134 109
Alan Wake is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2010

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118 78
Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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211 146
Assassin's Creed is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2007 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Assassins-Creed/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802555307d4?cid=search

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109 72
Red Dead Redemption: Undead Ni... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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116 79
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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197 101
Borderlands is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2009 - http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/Borderlands/66acd000-77fe-1000-9115-d802545407e7

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131 94
Mafia II is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2010

40
139 70
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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74 48
BioShock 2 is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2010

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79 73
Saints Row: The Third is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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103 73
Assassin's Creed III is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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60 37
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
paulo-júnior added 2011

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113 84
The Orange Box is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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82 60
Assassin's Creed: Revelations is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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89 67
Halo 3: ODST is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

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67 49
Star Wars: Battlefront II is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
RichardWare added 2005

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108 58
Borderlands 2 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
muzziac added 2012

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62 46
L.A. Noire is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
2011