The 50 best videogames from 1983 to 2008

By EW Staff
Updated December 20, 2019 at 02:46 AM EST
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1. Tetris
PC (1985)

3. Doom
PC (1993)

5. Guitar Hero
PS2 (2005)

8. GoldenEye 007
N64 (1997)

9. Grand Theft Auto IV
PS3 and Xbox 360 (2008)

10. Metal Gear Solid
PlayStation (1998)

11. Halo: Combat Evolved
Xbox 360 (2001)

13. Final Fantasy VII
PlayStation (1997)

14. Resident Evil 4
GameCube (2005)

15. Chrono Trigger
SNES (1995)

16. Gran Turismo
PlayStation (1998)

17. Sim City
Macintosh and Amiga (1989)

18. Half-Life
PC (1998)

20. Gears of War
Xbox 360 (2006)

21. StarCraft
PC (1997)

22. Super Metroid
SNES (1994)

23. Deus Ex
PC (2000)

24. Tony Hawk?s Pro Skater 2
PlayStation (2000)

26. God of War
PS2 (2005)

27. Soul Calibur
Dreamcast (1999)

28. BioShock
Multiplatform (2007)

29. Final Fantasy III
Famicom (1990)

33. Metroid Prime
GameCube (2002)

34. Tomb Raider
Multiplatform (1996)

37. Tekken 3
PlayStation (1998)

39. Contra
NES (1988)

40. Okami
PS2 (2006)

43. Psychonauts
Xbox (2005)

44. Silent Hill 2
PlayStation (2001)

46. Perfect Dark
N64 (2000)

47. Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion
Multiplatform (2006)

48. WipEout
PlayStation (1995)

50. Madden NFL 2005
Multiplatform (2004)

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