Top 10 Best Visual Novels

The Top Ten

1 Steins;Gate Steins;Gate

Easily the best product of entertainment. It could definitely rival a console game, this is a must-see experience.

This game is not really famous. but trust me, this is really good! You must play it if you love Visual Novel game!

The greatest masterpiece of all time

In my opinion Not only the best VN ever but best story ever.

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2 Clannad
3 Fate/Stay Night Fate/Stay Night Fate/stay night is a Japanese visual novel and anime series by Type-Moon. There are three story lines in the visual novel: Fate, Unlimited Blade Works, and Heaven's Feel. A 24-episode anime series based on the Fate route and a film based on the Unlimited Blade Works route were made by Studio Deen. A more.

There are three paths to choose from: Fate, Unlimited Blade Works, and Heaven's Feel. I think regardless of what path you take, they will all tell awesome stories for sure. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

This game has it all. Emotion, action, suspense you name it, this game has it.

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4 Higurashi no Naku Koro ni
5 Kanon
6 Air
7 Katawa Shoujo

For a free game, this is one hell of a masterpiece. Great well written stories, awesome art, and a sound track to match.

Best game. Very emotional. Really want another game made by 4 leaf studios

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8 Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair

I personally prefer the second to the first

Probably the best thing I've ever played in a while.

The only reason I searched for this kind of list was to see Danganronpa games. I didn't like the first one much but this is awesome. Murder mysteries, backstories, funny and sad moments... Just play it! - Tuana123

9 Ace Attorney V 2 Comments
10 Grisaia no Kajitsu

The Newcomers

? The Letter

Great vn, also very beautiful

? Doki Doki Literature Club!

You need to play it to know why

The Contenders

11 Umineko no Naku Koro ni

One of the best and most creative plots ever.

A unique take on the concept of "fiction" itself, which will change your view of it overall

A mystery story will live in your head forever

12 Shuffle


13 Little Busters!

Love this game, best thing key have made.


This is one of key's should be at least in the top five.

14 Zero Escape

Includes both '999: 9 Hours, 9 Persons, 9 Doors' and 'Virtue's Last Reward'. I didn't know if both should have been entered separately as they are both in the same series

Awesome series that deserves much more recognition. If you have a DS or 3DS, PLAY THESE!

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15 HuniePop
16 G-Senjou no Maou

This is one of the best vns I have ever played

17 Ever 17

The music and artwork in this game are simply amazing. The characters are very well thought out, and the story is awesome as well. If you want a first rate adventure novel, with mystery, sci-fi, and romance mixed in, then this is for you.

18 Amagami
19 Dramatical Murder

I love this visual novel! Should be higher on the list!

20 ef - A fairy tale of two
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