Greatest Nintendo 3DS Games


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41 Nintendogs + Cats
42 The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D V 3 Comments
43 Pokemon Rumble Blast
44 Ridge Racer 3DS

The drifts & the picture quality are so sensational & thrilling

45 Fantasy Life

How this game is overlooked, I don't know.

For those who adore RPGs that allow them to fight monsters and kick ass, but also lay back and craft simple items like clothing, weapons, food, and furniture, this game is for you. Fantasy Life is a 3DS RPG with a vast world, one that can take upwards to 30 hours or so to actually complete the storyline and completely explore the world. Its world is amazing, huge, with tons of details- the map can't even capture how large it is due to many hidden caves, crevices, tunnels, and even floating islands! It has a nice, sweet story that keeps you interested but doesn't make you feel tied down to it at any time. The characters inside the game have witty and creative dialogue that keeps them interesting and fun to interact with. The game allows the user to have a party- where you can bring 2 NPCs you unlock along your adventure, or friends from online can come play with you! Fantasy Life has 12 different classes, split up into ones that focus ...more

One of the best games of all time. Perfect and incredibly fun!

46 Combat of Giants Dinosaurs
47 Code of Princess
48 Cut the Rope: Triple Treat V 1 Comment
49 Madden NFL Football 3DS
50 Mario Tennis Open

It's fun and it makes you feel happy. Only the Mario games do that so why isn't this in the top 10 instead it's in 27th. I know it just came out so it doesn't have a lot of votes but still come on.

This game was really cool, this should be higher - Ajkloth

51 Samurai Warriors Chronicles
52 Fire Emblem Fates

There is no doubt in my mind that this is the greatest video game of all-time. They changed how the Pair Up works, expanded the weapon triangle, and made weapons more interesting by giving them unlimited uses, but giving the more powerful weapons disadvantages so you have reason to use all sorts of weapons. These changes are what put it above Awakening for me (plus the fact that there are three paths). While there's not much good to be said about the stories in any of the three paths, the story has never really mattered to me. And I do really like some of the characters, especially Setsuna, Rinkah, Odin, and Arthur. I'm not stopping until I've sunk 500 hours of gameplay into this.

I will get this game in a few days or so! I'm extremly excited to start playing it!
I heard the story and gameplay are absolutely amazing and the game itself was just overall awesome! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

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53 Yoshi's New Island

Here is how I would score the games of the Yoshi franchise.

Yoshi (on the NES/Virtual Console) gets a 6.9.

Yoshi (on the Game Boy) gets a 5.4.

Yoshi's Cookie (on the NES/Virtual Console) gets a 7.1.

Yoshi's Cookie (on the Game Boy) gets a 5.8.

Yoshi's Cookie (on the SNES) gets a 6.3.

Yoshi's Safari gets a 7.6.

Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island gets a 9.8 score.

Tetris Attack gets a 6.5 score.

Yoshi's Story gets a 7.7 score.

Super Mario Advance 3: Yoshi's Island gets a 6.4 score.

Yoshi's Universal Gravitation gets a 6.6 score.

Yoshi: Touch & Go gets a 5.7.

Yoshi's Island DS gets a 3.7.

Yoshi's New Island gets a 6.3.

Yoshi's New Island is kinda good in my opinion, but my favorite 3DS game is Super Smash Bros 4 (for Nintendo 3DS).

This is actually decent - MystoMesprit

54 Sonic Lost World

The 3DS version is far better than the Wii U version. Just my opinion.

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55 Pokemon Omega Ruby

I love this game I finished the game and I still play it! there are lots of lengadaries to catch I'm missing 9 still and I have 10 - lucario_ninetales

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56 Miitopia

I don't know why I love it, I just do. - RaccoonCartoon

This games a fun little RPG where you can fight evil with your Miis and save the faces of the citizens. (screw the end sequence) - bloopington

This Tomodachi Life Spin off was cool - ShaunFan04

57 Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan
58 Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Shadow Wars

This was the first 3DS game I got that I really fell in love with. It's a lot like Fire Emblem and Advance Wars, but different enough to make it feel like a new experience. You can get it pretty cheap on Amazon now, so I'd definitely recommend it to anyone, especially Fire Emblem fans.

59 Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D

The best donkey kong video game ever

Fantastic game, worth adding to any 3DS library.

Its just regular Donkey Kong Country Returns for the Wii but with a different gamemode (New Mode) and for the 3DS. I love it! - aarond90

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60 Pokemon Moon

How is this not higher?

Only special demo out

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