EDGE’S TOP 100 GAMES OF ALL TIME

EDGE'S TOP 100 GAMES OF ALL TIME

10. Super Metroid

Gumpei Yokoi’s SNES 2D platformer was set in a sci-fi universe oft-imitated, but rarely convincingly.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

09. Tetris

Russia’s most significant contribution to popular culture in the last quarter of a century. Maybe.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

08. Final Fantasy XII

Epic RPG from Square which sought to move the battle-system forward.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

07. Halo

Bungie’s shooter kept Microsoft in the console game, with new iterations continuing to beguile.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

06. The Legend Of Zelda: A Link to the Past

Despite being a Super Nintendo release, the game still holds its own today on Virtual Console for Wii.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

05. Super Mario World

A launch game for SNES that brought Mario into the 1990s.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

04. Half-Life 2

Valve’s sci-fi shooter really got into player’s minds, with ingenious puzzles and a great story.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

03. Super Mario 64

The archetype for 3D platforming.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

02. Resident Evil 4

Capcom’s third-person horror shooter moved the genre on from shambling zombies, but still managed to scare the hell out of everyone.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

01. The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time

Not for the first time, nor perhaps the last, rated as the best game ever.