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Video Game Worlds You'd Actually Want to Live In  

Logan Rapp
4.1k votes 622 voters 20.6k views 20 items

List Rules Vote up the video game world in which you'd like to buy property and settle down

Video games often take place in fantastic worlds. While many of those worlds are dark places where you probably don't want to hang out, there are others where you could easily see yourself investing in real estate and living out your days. This list of video game settings that you would want to live in ranks gaming worlds from most livable to least hospitable based on your votes.

Whether you/re looking for vibrant landscapes, lawless desolation, or diverse cultures, this list of game locales includes a whole range of sci-fi and fantasy settings, as well as the oddball worlds in between. Which video game worlds do you want to live in? Is it the Elder Scrolls planet of Nirn? Or is it the literal Land of the Dead in stylish classic Grim Fandango? No matter your choice, there's a home for you here.

There have to be video game world you want to live in, so take a look at our list of game settings and vote up the fictitious places where you'd most like to live. Who knows, maybe someday you'll be able to call Hyrule home.
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1 306 VOTES
Nirn (The Elder Scrolls)
Nirn (The Elder Scrolls) is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Video Game Worlds You'd Actually Want to Live In
Photo: Elder Scrolls/Bethesda
The world of Elder Scrolls series is vast, and while some places are harsher than others, what's known as the mortal plane has some of the coolest locations. Even in the cold and harsh Skyrim, you can still get to see a dragon. Sure, look at it from afar to stay safe, but still... dragons. C'mon!
Would you live here?
2 325 VOTES
Hyrule (Legend of Zelda)
Hyrule (Legend of Zelda) is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Video Game Worlds You'd Actually Want to Live In
Photo:  Legend Of Zelda/Nintendo
One of the more classic fantasy settings, as long as Link is out there to save the day, you'll be living around gorgeous landscapes with plenty of magic to go around. There's only a hostile takeover every once in a while. You'll get used to it. 
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3 261 VOTES
The Milky Way (Mass Effect)
The Milky Way (Mass Effect) is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Video Game Worlds You'd Actually Want to Live In
Photo:  Mass Effect/BioWare
If the Reapers weren't trying to destroy all sentient life, the galaxy in Mass Effect would be a pretty cool place. With worlds that have vast wellsprings of life and a Citadel where they can all centralize, there are plenty of ways to make a happy living in the Milky Way. 
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4 249 VOTES
Albion (Fable)
Albion (Fable) is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Video Game Worlds You'd Actually Want to Live In
Photo:  Fable/Xbox Game Studios
Albion is a patchwork of city-states between stretches of lawless land, but as long as you stay in those city-states, you'll end up around beautiful fantasy settings with all manner of different and interesting races. Stay in the cities and enjoy hanging out with diverse crowds.
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