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1.
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (1998 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.7/10 X  
A young Kokiri boy discovers that his destiny is to free the Seven Sages and save the land of Hyrule from the treacherous sorcerer Ganondorf.
 
2.
Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (2009 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
After being tracked down by Harry Flynn, Nathan Drake goes on a quest for Marco Polo' lost fleet. However when things take an unexpected turn for the worst, Drake must rely on those closest to him in order to find the Cintomani Stone.
Director: Amy Hennig
 
3.
Super Metroid (1994 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
Samus Aran returns to the brooding planet Zebes to recover the last metroid from the Space Pirates.
Director: Yoshio Sakamoto
Stars: Dan Owsen
 
4.
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (2004 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 X  
In 1964, a U.S. government operative codenamed "Snake" must infiltrate mountainous Soviet territory to rescue a scientist building a weapon of terrible power.
Director: Hideo Kojima
 
5.
Kingdom Hearts II (2005 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
Sora and friends face mysterious new enemies as they continue their journey to save all worlds, and find Riku and King Mickey.
Director: Tetsuya Nomura
 
6.
Super Mario Galaxy 2 (2010 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Mario goes back in the galaxy to save Princess Peach from Bowser.
 
7.
Batman: Arkham Asylum (2009 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
You control Batman as he fights to subdue The Joker and his fellows when they seize control of the Arkham Island.
 
8.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles IV: Turtles in Time (1991 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The turtles are back- In time! The evil Shredder is back and this time he's picking up a woman: The statue of liberty...
Director: G. Suzuki
Stars: Miki Chang
 
9.
Sonic Adventure 2 (2001 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The most popular video-game character is back in the sequel to the 2 million selling original for the Sega Dreamcast. In his second outing, Sonic is haunted by Shadow the Hedgehog a creation of the evil Dr. Eggman...
Director: Takashi Iizuka
 
10.
Red Dead Redemption (2010 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
John Marston, former outlaw, is forced by the federal government to hunt down the members of his old gang.
 
11.
Super Mario 64 (1996 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
When the evil Bowser steals 120 power stars and traps Princess Peach within the walls of her own castle, it's up to Mario to save her once again.
 
12.
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (1992 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Sonic the Hedgehog teams up with Miles "Tails" Prower to stop Dr. Eggman from taking over the world with his new space fortress, the Death Egg.
Director: Masaharu Yoshii
 
13.
God of War (2005 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
Driven by revenge, Kratos embarks on an epic journey to bring down Ares, the God of War.
 
14.
Super Smash Bros. Melee (2001 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
As the game continues, we meet characters and new bosses to defeat.
 
15.
Star Fox 64 (1997 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
You take on the role of Fox McCloud, the leader of the Star Fox team. Star Fox is an elite group of...
Director: Takao Shimizu
 
16.
Final Fantasy VII (1997 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 X  
A former soldier from an evil company joins a mercenary clan to fight the company he once served.
 
17.
Resident Evil 4 (2005 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
Leon S. Kennedy, now a federal agent, is hired to rescue the president's daughter from a sinister cult.
 
18.
Grand Theft Auto IV (2008 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
Niko Bellic comes to Liberty City, America to live the good life, but ends up having to assist his dangerously indebted cousin Roman with his financial troubles, by any (mostly illegal) means necessary.
 
19.
Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (2008 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 X  
"MGS4" brings a totally new concept and situation, resulting in the toughest "Metal Gear" infiltration mission ever devised. The game is set after the events of "MGS2" and players will reprise the role of top secret agent Solid Snake.
Director: Hideo Kojima
 
20.
Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes (2000 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A gorgeous, powerful, pirate-woman named Ruby-Heart who united Fifty-two of the Earth's strongest heroes and villains...
 
21.
Mega Man 2 (1988 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Dr. Wily escapes from prison and plans revenge on Mega Man.
 
22.
Sonic Adventure (1998 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Sonic is back in 128 bits and must save the world again from his evil nemesis Dr. Eggman.
 
23.
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past (1991 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  
The wizard Agahnim has abducted seven maidens, intent on using their power to open a portal to the Dark World. Armed with a trusty sword and shield, Link begins a great and treacherous journey.
 
24.
Super Mario Bros. 3 (1988 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
King Koopa has kidnapped Princess Toadstool, taken over all seven kingdoms in the Mushroom World, and put his seven kids in charge of all of them. It's the Mario Brothers to the rescue.
 
25.
Sonic the Hedgehog (1991 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A blue hedgehog with supersonic speed must rescue animals from being turned into robots by a mad scientist.
 
26.
Super Smash Bros. Brawl (2008 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
An update of the classic fighter that pits Nintendo's most famous characters against each other, for the Nintendo Wii.
 
27.
GoldenEye 007 (1997 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
James Bond must track down agent-turned-terrorist Alec Trevelyan to stop the launch of a powerful satellite.
Director: Martin Hollis
 
28.
Chrono Trigger (1995 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
Crono, a young boy, is thrust to adventure by destiny to destroy an oncoming threat that will destroy the world in 1999.
 
29.
Batman: Arkham City (2011 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
When part of Gotham is turned into a private reserve for criminals known as Arkham City, all hell is sure to break loose, and the Dark Knight is the only one who can stop it.
Director: Sefton Hill
 
30.
Super Mario Galaxy (2007 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
When Princess Peach is abducted as part of Bowser's galaxy creation scheme, stalwart plumber Mario must leap to her rescue, with the help of new celestial friends and powers.
 
31.
Halo 3 (2007 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Master Chief and the Arbiter must join together to attack the Covenant and destroy the Flood.
 
32.
Streets of Rage (1991 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A horizontal side-scrolling beat-em-up. You fight your way through hordes of enemies, collecting weapons along the way.
 
33.
Halo: Reach (2010 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A highly-trained branch of the UNSC known as the Noble Team must defend the planet of Reach from a massive Covenant invasion.
Director: Marcus Lehto
 
34.
Golden Axe (1989 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
There are three different player characters and each of them uses a different kind of magic: Ax Battler...
 
35.
Sonic the Hedgehog 3 (1994 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
On a routine trip to Angel Island, Sonic and Tails encounter a strange Echinda who steals the Chaos Emeralds under direct orders from the evil Dr. Eggman.
 
36.
Sonic & Knuckles (1994 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Sonic the Hedgehog and Knuckles the Echidna, once enemies, now allies. Teamed together to stop that evil scientist, Dr. Ivo Robotnik, from taking control of the world with his crazed hover crafts and mad robots.
 
37.
Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (2011 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
Treasure hunter Nathan Drake embarks on a quest in search of the Atlantis of the Sands while battling an ancient, sinister organization.
Director: Amy Hennig
 
38.
Super Smash Bros. (1999 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Mario and everybody's favorite Nintendo characters battle it out in a no holds barred tournament. It's to see who's the best Nintendo character.
 
39.
Banjo-Kazooie (1998 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
The witch Gruntilda has captured Banjo's beloved sister, intending to leech the girl's youth and beauty through black magic and mad science. Banjo and Kazooie set out across nine worlds to get her back.
 
40.
Halo (2001 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Super-soldier John-117, Master Chief of the United Nations Space Command, must battle a genocidal alien race known as the Covenant following his violent crash-landing on Halo, an ancient and mysterious ring-world.
Director: Joseph Staten
 
41.
Metal Gear Solid (1998 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.7/10 X  
A crack government anti-terrorist squad takes over an obscure Alaskan nuclear disposal facility with...
Director: Hideo Kojima
 
42.
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (2007 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
The Call of Duty series returns this time into a modern day setting. The player takes control of a character nicknamed "Soap," for the majority of the campaign and will need to progress through many modern warfare scenarios.
Director: Jason West
 
43.
Sonic Heroes (2003 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
This new high-speed adventure's plot depends on which team you choose. Team Sonic (Sonic, Tails and...
 
44.
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion (2006 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
After being freed by the Emperor of Tamriel, the hero must prevent the gates of Oblivion from spreading throughout the Empire.
Director: Todd Howard
 
45.
Metroid Prime (2002 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
A Space Pirate distress signal draws bounty hunter Samus Aran to Tallon IV, a world she discovers is being consumed by a terrible poison.
 
46.
Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest (1995 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Kaptain K. Rool kidnaps Donkey Kong and imprisons him high atop Crocodile Isle. Diddy Kong and his friend Dixie Kong must brave pirate ships, volcanoes, swamps, demented theme parks and deep, dark forests to rescue the gormless gorilla.
Director: T. Stamper
 
47.
Star Wars: Rogue Squadron II - Rogue Leader (2001 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In this sequel to "Rogue Squadron," Rebel Alliance pilots Luke Skywalker and Wedge Antilles lead the...
 
48.
Mass Effect (2007 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
In a technologically advanced future, an elite human soldier takes command of a prototype star ship and works to defend the galaxy from danger.
Director: Casey Hudson
 
49.
Donkey Kong Country (1994 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Waking to find his banana hoard clean gone, Donkey Kong sets out with his nephew Diddy Kong through jungle and cavern, past temples and reef, across pine forests, factories, and mountains to rid the island of the wicked Kremlings and reclaim his bananas.
Director: C Stamper, T Stamper
 
50.
Metroid Prime 2: Echoes (2004 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Sent to assist a Galactic Federation squadron stranded on the planet Aether, Samus Aran is thrust into an all-but-lost war between the dying Luminoth race and the umbral demons known as the Ing, on a world torn between light and darkness.
 
51.
Mass Effect 2 (2010 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 X  
After being revived from death and having to join a pro-human organization without a choice, Commander Shepard must assemble a team, battle a new threat, and make tough choices in order to save the galaxy from total annihilation once more.
Director: Casey Hudson