Famitsu Readers Have Chosen the Top-20 RPGs of the Past 20 Years
Clearly not enough Famitsu readers have played Final Fantasy VIII.
04.24.19 - 10:11 PM
This week's issue of Famitsu unveiled the results of a reader poll asking which RPG is the greatest of the Heisei period (Jan 1st, 1989 - May 1st, 2019). Below is the ranked list, as well as our corresponding review to get reacquainted with each title.
1: Chrono Trigger
2: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
3: NieR: Automata
6: The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
7: Final Fantasy X
8: Pokémon Red/Green/Blue/Yellow
9: Dragon Quest V
12: Suikoden II
13: Mother 2 (Earthbound)
14: Splatoon 2
15: Tactics Ogre
16: Monster Hunter Portable 2nd G (Monster Hunter Freedom Unite)
17: Kingdom Hearts
18: (tie) Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater
Final Fantasy XV
19: Final Fantasy XI
20: Pokémon Diamond & Pearl
Most of the list is what you would expect: however, a few surprises are sprinkled in. The poll had 7,158 participants and it's clear a few decided to have a little fun with it.