The first installment of an annual series wherein we determine, at least for this year, what may be empirically be considered the Best Game of All Time.

Final List:

  1. Super Mario Bros. 3 (NES)
  2. Chrono Trigger (SNES)
  3. Tetris (Various)
  4. OutRun 2 (Arcade)
  5. Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike (Arcade)
  6. EarthBound (SNES)
  7. Mother 3 (GBA)
  8. God Hand (PS2)
  9. The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening (GB)
  10. The Secret of Monkey Island (DOS)
  11. Half-Life 2 (PC)
  12. Another World (Amiga)
  13. Sid Meier’s Civilization (PC)
  14. Bonk’s Revenge (TurboGrafx-16)
  15. Shadow of the Colossus (PS2)
  16. Minecraft (PC)
  17. Cave Story (PC)
  18. Super Metroid (SNES)
  19. Final Fantasy Tactics (PS)
  20. PONG (PONG)

Edited by Andrew Toups.