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  • gregory-lucas - December 17, 2014 4:54 a.m.

    Nice list! Check out my vid i just posted on the best SNES songs!
  • icemaN - July 10, 2014 12:25 a.m.

    And I mean Kirby avalanche before ZAMN?????!!!! THE FUCK?!
  • icemaN - July 10, 2014 12:13 a.m.

    I second Lufia 2, such a great game made by Natsume same makers of harvest moon, WILD GUNS(should be on there), Pocky and Rocky(also should be on there) and ninja warriors!
  • palceu - June 6, 2014 7:38 a.m.

    You can't understand gamesradar writers. Last year shadowrun was in the 100 best games of all time list, and now it's not in best snes games, and neither on 100 best games...
  • pebz-pratama - April 10, 2014 11:46 p.m.

    you all should try playing Lufia 2
  • LittleGreen - March 26, 2014 5:36 p.m.

    Wow, there are loads of classics I need to play... I'm looking at Chrono Trigger, Earthbound, and Super Mario World...
  • talleyXIV - March 9, 2014 12:22 p.m.

    One of the Donkey Kong Country games has to be top 5!
  • AzNoLiMiT - March 6, 2014 7:40 p.m.

    Man, I don't know about putting Street Fighter Alpha 2 on this list for SNES. SF 2, Turbo and Super SF2 were amazing, and I remember how pumped i was to be getting Alpha 2 for Christmas. But wow, what a disappointment. The game barely ran on the SNES. On the fastest speed, the game was slower than the original SF2 and the constant framerate stutters rendered it nearly unplayable. It's nuts that they crammed so much of SFA2 in on the SNES, but it just didn't come together as it should have. Shouldn't have been released IMO.
  • Relayer71 - March 6, 2014 6:47 p.m.

    Nintendo will go down in history as the Greatest Console Company Ever. For the SNES alone it could get this title, but add the NES, GBA, Gamecube, DS, and 3DS to this list and Nintendo becomes a living legend in the gaming world. So many great memories of the SNES. And Super Metroid is my favorite game of all time... and I only played it once. I am afraid to ruin that memory of it!!!! What a perfectly designed game.
  • Vonter - March 5, 2014 3:11 p.m.

    The SNES is like Nintendo's fountain of dreams, I keep coming back and back hunting down experiences that I miss because it was very full of ideas. Also I see a sense of joy in this era, games could get depressing, ominous, [dark] at times but there was always a way to add some needed levity to a story. Also color, since sprites took more inspiration from 2D animation which also was a huge part of the 90s there were very vivid games, with a lot of energy.
  • J-Fid - March 5, 2014 11:55 a.m.

    You guys would seriously recommend Kirby Super Star over the Ultra remake? Ultra has everything the original had and more. Not to mention better graphics, and this thing I love called portability.
  • GR_HenryGilbert - March 5, 2014 2:47 p.m.

    Yes, Ultra is better, but it isn't on the SNES. It's only Super Nintendo games that go on this list
  • J-Fid - March 5, 2014 3:06 p.m.

    Yes I know this list is for the SNES, but you still say "but we’d still recommend the SNES original any day of the week." Why even say that if you feel the remake is better?
  • Shigeruken - March 9, 2014 6:40 p.m.

    Because the original is still good, and the remake is not on the SNES.
  • monke - April 4, 2013 9:04 a.m.

    Out of the SNES RPG, Star Ocean is only second to Chrono Trigger, figuring a complex walk-trough, an original combat system, a well-balanced mix between sci-fi and fantasy, a and last but not least an insane crafting system. It is a work of art and deserves at least 10th place.
  • thedoctor250 - November 18, 2012 6:29 a.m.

    Earthbound is only at 6? Blasphemy. Good list otherwise, though.
  • ikillomega - August 4, 2012 12:41 a.m.

    Great List! Super Metroid is my all-time favorite video game. Period. Seeing it at number one here brings a massive smile to my old-school face.
  • torre-sims - July 5, 2012 10:50 p.m.

    this list doesn't even scratch the got damn surface, the SNES had at least just under a HUNDRED excellent games....that's actually a conservative estimate lol.
  • ViolentLee - April 19, 2012 6:04 p.m.

    Never been a fan of Tetris Attack. I think either Street Fighter II or Mortal Kombat 2 deserves its spot instead. Or what about NBA Jam? What a great arcade port! Had you the space for another RPG, I'd have added either Shadowrun or Mario RPG to the list.
  • DirkSteele1 - April 18, 2012 2:29 p.m.

    Agreed. Quite simply a fantastic list of games and most definitely the best console that Nintendo has ever produced. My SNES gets more play than my 360 or Wii even now.

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