Top 45 games

A loving list of my favourite games of all time est. 1987
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1.
Shenmue (1999 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 X  
Ryo, a respected Japanese student sees his father killed in front of his own eyes. He sets out to find the man in charge of his fathers death and the mystery of who and why?
Director: Yu Suzuki
 
2.
Shenmue II (2001 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
Ryo continues his quest of vengence for his father. In his second outing Ryo must travel to Hong Kong to have a lethal face off with Lan-Di.
 
3.
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic (2003 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 X  
A republic soldier, training to become a Jedi Knight, is given the task of halting the conquest of Darth Malak by discovering the location of a weapon known as the Star Forge.
Director: Casey Hudson
 
4.
Killer7 (2005 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
After Global Peace has been completed, a new terrorist threat called Heaven Smile scares the world. With the help of his past targets and kills...
Director: Suda 51
 
5.
Shadow of the Colossus (????)
A man named Wander attempts to bring his dead lover back to life by defeating a series of colossal stone creatures.
 
6.
Half-Life 2 (2004 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
Dr. Freeman is taken out of stasis by his "employer" to help rid the planet of invading aliens forces known as the Combine that entered through the portals he helped create.
Director: David Speyrer
 
7.
Grand Theft Auto (1997 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
As a young street hustler you explore the free world of Liberty City while doing jobs and assignments.
 
8.
Pro Evolution Soccer 3 (2003 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Pro Evolution Soccer 3 is a football video game developed and produced by Konami.
 
9.
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
 
10.
Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 4 (2008 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
A high school student joins a group that explores a hidden world accessible through TV sets to find a connection between the "realm of shadows" and the mysterious murders in their town.
 
12.
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
 
13.
Yakuza 2 (2006 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
 
14.
BioShock 2 (2010 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
In 1968, the first successfully-bonded Big Daddy is reawakened to save his Little Sister from the clutches of Rapture's new leader, Sofia Lamb.
 
15.
Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory (2005 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Proving you can't keep a good agent down, Sam Fisher returns for this third undercover outing, which takes him deep inside North Korea on an information warfare mission.
Director: Mario Galardo
 
16.
Jade Empire (2005 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
As an orphan you grew up in the Jade Empire under the care of a strict yet loving master,who runs a...
 
17.
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
 
18.
Alex Kidd in Miracle World (1986 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
 
19.
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
 
20.
Super Mario World (1990 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
While Mario and Luigi are vacationing in Dinosaur Land, Bowser kidnaps the Princess. During the rescue, they find a new dino friend, Yoshi.
Director: Takashi Tezuka
 
21.
Hogs of War (2000 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Director: Alan Coltman
 
22.
Portal (2007 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
A test subject wakes up in a scientific facility controlled by a sadistic artificial intelligence and must escape with the help of the only instrument she has--a gun that makes portals.
 
23.
Streets of Rage (1991 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A horizontal side-scrolling beat-em-up. You fight your way through hordes of enemies, collecting weapons along the way.
 
24.
Flower, Sun, and Rain (2001 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
 
25.
Ico (2001 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
On a distant island village, there is a legend that anyone born with horns will bring about calamity...
Director: Fumito Ueda
 
26.
Deadly Premonition (2010 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Schizophrenic detective Francis York Morgan has been called in to investigate the murder of Anna Graham in the small town of Greenvale. With every clue he finds a new mystery unravels, leaving you to piece together this insane puzzle.
Director: Swery
 
27.
Sheep Raider (2001 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
After Ralph's several failings in stilling Sam's sheep, Daffy Duck tells him that he can be a contestant in the game show "Sheep, Dog 'n' Wolf" where the target is the same.
 
28.
Theme Hospital (1997 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Be the director of a new hospital. You will have to build it first and then try and manage it efficiently to help the members of your community - and make some money during the process, too!
 
29.
Jet Grind Radio (2000 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A gang of teenagers with an affinity for underground music and graffiti artwork fight against a sinister corporation that has taken control of the city they call home.
 
30.
The Rise of the Argonauts (2008 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
 
31.
Lost Odyssey (2007 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
 
32.
XCOM: Enemy Unknown (2012 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
From the award-winning creators of Civilization comes a game about civilization's last stand. Threatened by an unknown enemy...
 
33.
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.
 
34.
Left 4 Dead (2008 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A multi player co-op in post-apocalyptic Pennsylvania, where four immune survivors, Francis, Bill, Zoey, and Louis fight through hordes of zombies and Special Infected as they make their way to extraction zones.
 
35.
Dreamfall: The Longest Journey (2006 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Ten years past the inexplicable technological collapse of 2209, in a renewedly rallying future world, twenty-year-old Zoë must set out for a journey to help a friend expose an ultimate conspiracy that may be connected with the recurring visions she have been seeing lately.
 
36.
Dragon Age: Origins (2009 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
After 400 years since the last Blight, a new Archdemon seeks to destroy the land of Ferelden. It is up to the player - as one remaining legendary Grey Wardens - to unite the divided armies of Ferelden and save humanity.
Director: Dan Tudge
 
37.
Championship Manager 2001/02 (2001 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
 
38.
Grand Theft Auto 3 (2001 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
A young bank robber escapes from police custody and works his way up through the mafia ladder of crime-ridden Liberty City, USA.
Director: Navid Khonsari
 
39.
Half-Life (1998 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
You play a scientist who must make his way through a ruined underground scientific complex infested with danger.
Director: Randy Pitchford
 
40.
Ôkami (2006 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
A cel-shaded action game set in feudal Japan, in which the wolf deity Amaterasu defends the land from evil forces.
Director: Hideki Kamiya
 
41.
Silent Hill 2 (2001 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  
After receiving a letter from his late wife, from Silent Hill, James Sunderland makes his way to the town in an attempt to find her. Getting there, he will have to deal with his dark past, in a personification of true horror.
 
42.
Yakuza (2005 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
 
43.
Braid (2008 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A man, Tim, goes on a quest to save a princess from an evil monster.
Director: Jonathan Blow
 
44.
Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (2009 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 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.
 
45.
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