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

2
502 235
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

3
449 262
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

4
392 225
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

5
437 176
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

6
423 220
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
345 174
BioShock is listed (or ranked) 7 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

8
385 126
Grand Theft Auto V is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

9
269 145
Assassin's Creed II is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

10
290 157
Mass Effect 2 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

11
205 110
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

12
319 182
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

13
158 138
Gears of War 3 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

14
244 116
Batman: Arkham City is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

15
213 108
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

16
169 85
BioShock Infinite is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

17
219 152
Gears of War 2 is listed (or ranked) 17 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

18
144 123
Battlefield 3 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
RichardWare added 2011

19
283 163
Halo: Reach is listed (or ranked) 19 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

20
145 102
Portal 2 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
muzziac added 2011

21
155 107
Left 4 Dead 2 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

22
225 132
Gears of War is listed (or ranked) 22 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

23
128 50
Far Cry 3 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
datrlykewlfreekinguymandood added 2012

24
223 134
Call of Duty: World at War is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked

25
135 99
Mass Effect 3 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best XBox 360 Games of All Time, Ranked
walzjenna added 2012