This is a list of video games that have consistently been ranked among the best by video game journalists, critics and publications. It is largely based on "Top 25 / Top 100" type lists that list the best games ever in the publication's view, sometimes restricted to a time period or a "generation" of systems.
Though everyone has their own personal favorites, many of these lists agree on certain games being the best.
IGN's Editors count down the 100 greatest video games ever made.
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Ocarina of Time has been consistently ranked at the top of video game lists.
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Ricardo Alguacil/Flickr It's hard to pick favorites when it comes to video games. As with movies and books, one's preference for video games is deeply personal. But that didn't stop us from rounding up the top 50 video games of all time.
Super Mario World is another game that frequents many "top" lists.
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Super Mario Bros., or Super Mario World? Mass Effect 2 or Street Fighter 2? Space Invaders or Galaga? We rank them all to figure out what are absolutely, positively the best games ever made.