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List Rules Game must be part of the Total War series.

List of best Total War games, ranked from best to worst with cover art when available. If you think the coolest Total War 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 Total War game of all time is? Use this list of fun to play Total War video games to see how many people would agree with you and end the squabble once and for all. Be sure to share this full list of iconic Total War games by clicking one of the social media icons on the top or bottom of the page.

This list is made up of different games, including Total War: Shogun 2 and Empire: Total War.

If you're wondering, "What are the greatest Total War games?" or "What is the best Total War game of all time?" then this list should answer your questions.
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1
565 176
Total War: Shogun 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Total War Games

2
620 204
Medieval II: Total War is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Total War Games

3
544 178
Rome: Total War is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Total War Games

4
267 148
Medieval II: Total War: Kingdo... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Total War Games

5
362 224
Empire: Total War is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Total War Games

6
151 72
Total War: Shogun 2: Fall of t... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Total War Games
Oihan McMurray added Total War: Shogun 2: Fall of the Samurai 2012

7
214 127
Atilla: Total War is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Total War Games
JamesonBarnes added Atilla: Total War

8
265 178
Napoleon: Total War is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Total War Games

9
282 219
Total War: Rome II is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Total War Games

10
141 154
Rome: Total War: Barbarian Inv... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Total War Games

11
132 181
Medieval: Total War is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Total War Games

12
105 168
Shogun: Total War is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Total War Games

13
81 187
Rome: Total War: Alexander is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Total War Games