Top 35 Video Games As Rated by IMDb Users

by IMDb-Editors | last updated - 6 months ago

Check out which video games have ranked highest among IMDb users. How many have you played? (Updated 5/28/2018)

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1
The Secret of Monkey Island (1990)

35. "The Secret of Monkey Island" (1990)

User Rating: 9.4

Plot: Young pirate Guybrush Threepwood sets out to pass the Three Trials, woo the governess Elaine Marley, reach the fabled Monkey Island, and vanquish the nefarious ghost pirate LeChuck.

2
Grim Fandango (1998)

34. "Grim Fandango" (1998)

User Rating: 9.4

Plot: A travel agent in The Land of the Dead stumbles across a ring of corruption.

3
Fallout: A Post-Nuclear Role-Playing Game (1997)

33. "Fallout: A Post-Nuclear Role-Playing Game" (1997)

User Rating: 9.4

Plot: After being sent by the vault overseer to search for a new water purifying chip, the hero discovers the horrors of post apocalyptic America.

4
Shadow of the Colossus (2005)

32. "Shadow of the Colossus" (2005)

User Rating: 9.4

Plot: A young man brings his deceased love to a forbidden land inhabited by colossal beings said to house the power to revive the dead.

5
Silent Hill 2 (2001)

31. "Silent Hill 2" (2001)

User Rating: 9.4

Plot: After receiving a letter from his late wife, James Sunderland makes his way to Silent Hill in an attempt to find her.

6
Kingdom Hearts (2002)

30. "Kingdom Hearts" (2002)

User Rating: 9.4

Plot: The lives of three friends are torn apart in a single night, when their home is destroyed by the Heartless. Now Sora must find Riku and Kairi by exploring different worlds, accompanied by Disney and Final Fantasy characters, and armed with a mysterious "Key".

7
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004)

29. "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas" (2004)

User Rating: 9.4

Plot: A family tragedy prompts gangster Carl "CJ" Johnson to return home and regain control of the streets which have been overrun by crime and corruption.

8
Ashly Burch in Horizon Zero Dawn (2017)

28. "Horizon Zero Dawn" (2017)

User Rating: 9.4

Plot: In a primitive world where strange, animalistic machines roam the wilderness, a brave young female warrior goes on a quest to learn the truth about her mysterious origin.

9
Metal Gear Solid 3: Subsistence (2005)

27. "Metal Gear Solid 3: Subsistence" (2005)

User Rating: 9.5

Plot: A remake of "Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater." In 1964, a U.S. government operative codenamed "Snake" must infiltrate mountainous Soviet territory to rescue a scientist building a weapon of terrible power.

10
Chrono Trigger (1995)

26. "Chrono Trigger" (1995)

User Rating: 9.5

Plot: The young hero Crono must stop an oncoming threat that will destroy the world in 1999.

11
Forgotten Realms: Baldur's Gate II - Shadows of Amn (2000)

25. "Forgotten Realms: Baldur's Gate II - Shadows of Amn " (2000)

User Rating: 9.5

Plot: Adventures journey through Amn's unforgiving wilderness, challenge dragons, and forge through the Underdark's treacherous caverns in their quest for powerful artifacts and treasure.

12
Fallout 2: A Post-Nuclear Role-Playing Game (1998)

24. "Fallout 2: A Post-Nuclear Role-Playing Game" (1998)

User Rating: 9.5

Plot: In a post-nuclear future, the descendant of an ancient exiled hero must leave his tribe in search of the Garden of Eden Creation Kit, the last chance of survival for his people.

13
David Hayter in Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (2008)

23. "Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots" (2008)

User Rating: 9.5

Plot: When renegade Liquid Ocelot emerges as the head of a coalition of mercenaries, Solid Snake returns to save the world once again.

14
Half-Life 2 (2004)

22. "Half-Life 2" (2004)

User Rating: 9.5

Plot: Dr. Freeman is taken out of stasis to help rid the planet of invading aliens forces that entered through the portals he helped create.

15
Portal 2 (2011)

21. "Portal 2" (2011)

User Rating: 9.5

Plot: Years after the events of "Portal," Chell reawakens at Aperture Science and tries to stop GLADoS once again with the help of Wheatley, who has his own plans for the historical facility.

16
Nolan North in Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (2009)

20. "Uncharted 2: Among Thieves" (2009)

User Rating: 9.5

Plot: After being tracked down by Harry Flynn, Nathan Drake goes on a quest for Marco Polo's lost fleet. However when things take an unexpected turn for the worst, Drake must rely on those closest to him in order to find the Cintomani Stone.

17
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (2017)

19. "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" (2017)

User Rating: 9.5

Plot: After a century of hibernation, Link reawakens to once again save a ruined Hyrule from a great evil.

18
Kevin Conroy in Batman: Arkham City (2011)

18. "Batman: Arkham City" (2011)

User Rating: 9.5

Plot: The Dark Knight is the only one who can stop the chaos when part of Gotham is turned into a private reserve for criminals.

19
Kingdom Hearts II (2005)

17. "Kingdom Hearts II" (2005)

User Rating: 9.5

Plot: Sora and friends face mysterious new enemies as they continue their journey to save all worlds and find Riku and King Mickey.

20
Red Dead Redemption (2010)

16. "Red Dead Redemption" (2010)

User Rating: 9.5

Plot: A former outlaw is forced by the federal government to hunt down the members of his old gang.

21
Charles Martinet in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)

15. "The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim " (2011)

User Rating: 9.5

Plot: After escaping execution, the last living Dragonborn must find the power to defeat the dragons that once again plague the land of Skyrim.

22
Planescape: Torment (1999)

14. "Planescape: Torment" (1999)

User Rating: 9.6

Plot: An immortal amnesiac must uncover his past, solve the mystery of his immortality, and discover who is trying to kill him.

23
Janusz German in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Hearts of Stone (2015)

13. "The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Hearts of Stone" (2015)

User Rating: 9.6

Plot: Gerald is forced by a seemingly harmless merchant with sinister powers to complete three difficult tasks for the immortal Olgierd von Everec, a troubled nobleman who made a deal with the devil.

24
Final Fantasy VII (1997)

12. "Final Fantasy VII" (1997)

User Rating: 9.6

Plot: Mercenary Cloud Strife is hired by an eco-terrorist group to stop the mega-corporation Shinra Electric Power Company before they can drain the planet's lifeblood as an energy source.

25
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic (2003)

11. "Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic" (2003)

User Rating: 9.6

Plot: A republic soldier, training to become a Jedi Knight, must halt the conquest of Darth Malak by discovering the location of a weapon known as the Star Forge.

26
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (2004)

10. "Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater" (2004)

User Rating: 9.6

Plot: In 1964, a U.S. government operative codenamed "Snake" must infiltrate mountainous Soviet territory to rescue a scientist building a weapon of terrible power.

27
Michael Beattie, Mark Meer, and Ash Sroka in Mass Effect 2 (2010)

9. "Mass Effect 2" (2010)

User Rating: 9.6

Plot: After being forced to join a pro-human organization, Commander Shepard must assemble a team, battle a new threat, and make tough choices in order to save the galaxy from total annihilation.

28
Nolan North in Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (2016)

8. "Uncharted 4: A Thief's End" (2016)

User Rating: 9.6

Plot: Thrown back into the dangerous underworld he'd tried to leave behind, Nathan Drake must decide what he's willing to sacrifice to save the ones he loves.

29
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (1998)

7. "The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time" (1998)

User Rating: 9.7

Plot: A young boy must free the Seven Sages and save the land of Hyrule from the treacherous sorcerer Ganondorf.

30
Metal Gear Solid (1998)

6. "Metal Gear Solid" (1998)

User Rating: 9.7

Plot: When a rogue government anti-terrorist squad takes over an Alaskan nuclear disposal facility, Solid Snake is sent in to rescue hostages and thwart their plans.

31
Steven Ogg in Grand Theft Auto V (2013)

5. "Grand Theft Auto V" (2013)

User Rating: 9.7

Plot: Three very different criminals team up for a series of heists in the corrupt city of Los Santos.

32
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Blood and Wine (2016)

4. "The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Blood and Wine" (2016)

User Rating: 9.8

Plot: Geralt journeys to the southern province of Toussaint where a monstrous serial killer is targeting knights with dark past. Geralt teams up with his old vampire friend to investigate the killer's motives.

33
Doug Cockle in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (2015)

3. "The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt" (2015)

User Rating: 9.8

Plot: Geralt of Rivia, a monster hunter for hire, embarks on an epic journey to find his former apprentice, Ciri, before The Wild Hunt can capture her and bring about the destruction of the world.

34
Ashley Johnson and Troy Baker in The Last of Us (2013)

2. "The Last of Us" (2013)

User Rating: 9.8

Plot: In a hostile, post-pandemic world, Joel and Ellie, brought together by desperate circumstances, must rely on each other to survive a brutal journey across what remains of the United States.

35
Alastair Duncan, Christopher Judge, and Sunny Suljic in God of War (2018)

1. "God of War" (2018)

User Rating: 9.9

Plot: After wiping out the gods of Mount Olympus, Kratos moves on to the frigid lands of Scandinavia, where he and his son must embark on an odyssey across a dangerous world of Norse gods and monsters.