Top 10 best Video Games of All Time (Ranked)

Akesh Partel

2021-01-02

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Video games are something eternal. I’ve gathered the list of the ten best video games of all time that have become classics over the years. There are games from a wide range of genres, each of which has contributed to the video game industry in a different way and has been remembered for doing so.

10. World of Warcraft

World of Warcraft poster

In the tenth place I put  World of Warcraft, a massively multiplayer online role-playing game that has a high level of player participation. It is a game in which players take control of characters and interact with other players, in addition to exploring the game world in order to complete quests, fight monsters, and gather resources. 

9. The Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail poster

The Oregon Trail is a computer game that was released in 1971 and has since been modified for various other platforms. The player assumes the role of a wagon leader guiding a group of settlers from Independence, Missouri to Oregon’s Willamette Valley. The game is a single-player adventure where the player is challenged to make decisions about such things as what supplies to take, where to stop to rest, or how much food to eat.

8. Super Mario Bros.

Super Mario Brosgameplay

The next game is Super Mario Bros., one of the most popular games of all time. It was released in 1985 and has been a major success ever since. The game follows Mario as he battles his way through Bowser’s forces to save the princess. It is a side-scrolling action game with a focus on jumping, as well as collecting coins and items to improve player’s abilities.

7. The Legend of Zelda

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild gameplay

The Legend of Zelda is a series of action-adventure games that has been a major success since the first game’s release in 1986. The game follows Link as he battles his way through the forces of evil to save the land of Hyrule. The games series are noted for their exploration, puzzle-solving, and combat.

6. Ms. Pac-Man

Ms. Pac-Man gameplay

Ms. Pac-Man was first released in 1981 and has since been modified for various other platforms. The game is a single-player arcade game with a maze that is larger than that of the original Pac-Man. It is a side-scrolling game in which players are challenged to avoid ghosts and collect dots on a maze.

5. Red Dead Redemption

Red Dead Redemption gameplay

Red Dead Redemption was released in 2010 and has been a major success ever since. The game is an open-world Western action-adventure game that takes place on the American frontier. It is set in the year 1911 and follows John Marston as he tries to avenge his family by hunting down the gang of outlaws that betrayed them.

4. Doom

Doometernal gameplay

Doom is a first-person shooter and features a variety of weapons that the player can use. The game takes place on a military research facility on Mars, which has been invaded by demons. The first release contained nine levels referring to Nine circles of Hell, where the player needed to fight dozens of demons to get out.

3. Half-Life 2

Half-Life 2 gameplay

Half-Life 2, which was released in 2004 and has been a major success ever since, is a first-person shooter game with a heavy emphasis on exploration and puzzle-solving. The game is set in a dystopian future in which the player takes on the role of Dr. Gordon Freeman, a theoretical physicist fighting the alien.

2. Minecraft

Minecraft gameplay

Minecraft is a sandbox game that takes place in a procedurally generated world. The game allows players to construct various types of buildings, including houses, farms, and factories. It has an endless open world, providing you with opportunities for doing almost whatever you want – crafting and construction and almost no restriction. No wonder the game quickly became a favorite for both kids and adults.

1. GTA IV

GTA IV gameplay

Grand Theft Auto IV probably needs no introduction, but for those who hadn’t heard about GTA before (there are such people?) GTA is a single-player action-adventure game with a heavy emphasis on carjacking, gang warfare, and shootouts. The game takes place in a fictional Liberty City, which is based on New York. It is a legendary game that combines everything – from the thick plot, to detailed graphics, to immersive atmosphere.

Titans of All Times

So these games are thought to be some of the best video games of all time. If you have another opinion, share with us your list in the comments below, but be tolerant and remember that tastes differ.

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