Top 10 Years In Gaming History

The Top Ten

1 2007

Team Fortress 2, Super Mario Galaxy, Halo 3, Portal, Bioshock, Call of Duty 4, Mass Effect, Half Life 2: Episode 2, The Witcher, Assassin's Creed, Uncharted: Drake's Fortune, God of War II, The Simpsons Game, Drawn to Life, Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga - the list just goes on!

Super Mario Galaxy, Halo 3, Call of Duty 4, and Super Smash Bros Brawl were the highlights

Super Mario Galaxy, Team Fortress 2, Super Smash Bros Brawl, Call of Duty 4, Halo 3, and so much more.

Uncharted: Drakes Fortune in addition to all the games listed above

2 1998

Ocarina of Time
Banjo Kazooie
Grim Fandango
Pokemon Red & Blue
Baldur's Gate
Metal Gear Solid
Mario Party
F-Zero X
Resident Evil 2
NFS Hot Pursuit
Panzer Dragoon Saga
Rainbow Six
Spyro the Dragon
Parasite Eve
Bloody Roar
Crash Bandicoot 3
Dead Or Alive
Gran Turismo
Vigilante 8
1080 Snowboarding
Body Harvest
Rogue Squadron
ISS 98
Gex: Enter the Gecko
Rockstar Games

Half Life, Metal Gear Solid, Banjo-Kazooie, Fallout 2, StarCraft, Baldur's Gate, Xenogears, Grim Fandango, Resident Evil 2, Spyro the Dragon, Thief, F-Zero X, Star Wars: Rogue Squadron, Tomb Taider 3, Need for Speed 3 - and so much more

Ocarina of Time, Half-Life, Crash Bandicoot Warped, Tekken 3, StarCraft, Pokemon Yellow, Sonic Adventure, Spyro the Dragon. What a year.

The absolute peak of video gaming. Just like 1939 for cinema. Ocarina, Metal Gear Solid, Pokemons, Half Life are the basis for all their respective genres.

3 2004

Grand Theft Auto San Andreas, Half-Life 2, Halo 2, Counter Strike: Source, Counter Strike: Condition Zero and more...

Half-Life 2, Grand Theft Auto San Andreas, Halo 2, Doom 3, Far Cry, Metroid Prime 2, WOW, KOTOR 2, CSS, Sims 2 and many more!

Grand Theft Auto San Andreas and some great games, honestly every game was great in 2004. But 10 years later in 2014 its sucked hell.

Half Life 2, Grand Theft Auto San Andreas, Ninja Gaiden, Metal Gear Solid 3, Fable, Burnout 3, Metroid Prime 2, Jak And Daxter 3, Ratchet And Clank 3, World Of Warcraft, Halo 2, The PSP And the Nintendo DS. What a year

4 2013

The next gen year

The Wii U came out that year and people got back into Mario again

Grand Theft Auto V, TLOU, Tomb raider, Bioshock Infinite, Assassin's Creed IV and Batman just to name a few
Some of these games I still play until today

TLOU, Bioshock Infinite, Grand Theft Auto V, PS4

5 1996

The year Super Mario 64 was released.

Along with the N64

The N64 Rivaled The PS1, The Iconic Plumber In His First 3D Game Vs The New Mascot Bandicoot

Crash bandicoot, super Mario 64... dang that’s an impressive line up

6 2011

Literally the best games in their own respective genres. Something for everyone to love.

Skyrim, portal 2 enough said

Batman arhham city, mario galaxy 2, skyrim, sonic generations

Skyrim, Dark Souls, Arkham City, Portal 2, Minecraft (full release), L.A. Noire, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Fight Night Champion, Mortal Kombat, Witcher 2, the Binding of Isaac, Super Mario 3D Land and Limbo. The first 3 alone make it the best year for gaming ever in my opinion.

7 1985

The year Super Mario saved gaming for people to enjoy ever since.

Nes came out saved the gaming industry

The gaming industry IS BACK!

Saved the industry.

8 2001

A ton of great gamecube games. Luigi's Mansion, Mario Kart Double Dash, Melee. Sonic Adventure on dreamcast. Those were my favorites. Other awesome games were GTA3 and halo. Xbox was released.

Melee, Grand Theft Auto 3, And Halo Series Started

The Year the Xbox was born, among many great games, Grand Theft Auto 3, Halo

Super Smash Bros. Melee

9 2009

This was the best! Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2, Uncharted 2 Among Thieves, Minecraft, Borderlands, Batman Arkham Asylum, Assassins Creed 2, killzone 2, Infamous, and many others.

Fallout new Vegas amazing fallout game

New Super Mario Bros. Wii

Minecraft and Graal

10 2017

The Switch dropped with some of the best games of all time.

The Switch came out and it had some great games.

How is 2017 not in the top 10. 2017 should be ranked number 6

Nintendo Switch. All I gotta say.

The Contenders

11 2005

Resident Evil 4, the PC version of GTA San Andreas, GTA Liberty City Stories and Dead or Alive 4 came out.

The year ROBLOX was published online only as a beta release.

The year Resident Evil 4 is released.

Need for Speed: Most Wanted

12 2010

Red Dead Redemption, Halo Reach, Super Mario Galaxy 2, Mass Effect 2, Fallout: New Vegas, StarCraft 2, Call of Duty: Black Ops, BioShock 2, Super Meat Boy, God of War 3, Battlefield: Bad Company 2, Civilization 5, Dead Rising 2, Alan Wake, Gran Turismo 5, No More Heroes 2, Red Steel 2, Bayonetta, Sonic & Sega: All Stars Racing, Metro 2033, Skate 3, and a hell of a lot others

I love this year because halo reach came out

Halo Reach. Enough said.

Red Dead Redemption, Mass Effect 2, Fallout New Vegas, FIFA 11, SVR 2011, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Battlefield Bad Company 2, Heavy Rain, Gran Turismo 5, F1 2010 and many more.

13 2008

Super Smash Bros, Mario Kart wii, Fallout 3, Grand Theft Auto 4, Call of Duty World at war. And this is only one of the many awesome games on this year.

This was a good year Fallout 3. Grand Theft Auto 4, Littlebigplanet, Call of Duty World at War, infamous, and many more too.

Saints Row 2, Grand Theft Auto IV, Call of Duty WaW, Left For Dead are the standouts for me

Wii came out. Mario games for Wii was released.

14 1999

It was Counter Strike's evolution! Come on counter strike fans let's put this on the top! Remember this was the start of evolution and road to Counter Strike Global Offensive!

Hey! I was born then!

Super Smash Bros was released, this was the start of a great series

Pac man world came out

15 1997

Final Fantasy VII, Gran Turismo, GoldenEye 007, Tekken 3, Crash Bandicoot 2, Quake II, and Tomb Raider 2 give us Great Shot too.

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Rdr2, God of War, Spider-Man, Ac Odyssey, Far cry 5, Detroit become human... seriously do I have to say anything else

RDR2, God of War, Spider-Man, Forza Horizon 4.


Go Fortnite!

17 1994


18 2014

Other than Mario Kart 8 this year was wack.

19 1990

Super Mario World came out that year and it remains one of my favorite games of all time

20 1980

The year Pac man was created

21 2006

Dead Rising, Bully, Half-Life 2: Episode One, Flatout 2 and Wii.

The year bully scholarship edition came out

The year the Wii came out

In August of this year, ROBLOX has it’s final release online after finishing it’s late beta stage in early 2006.

22 1987

The 16-bit generation of Console Games existed

23 1993

The most legendary console war between the SNES and the Genesis. The SNES won the console war, by the way.

24 2012

Skyrim, Dishonored, Borderlands 2, Far Cry 3, Hotline Miami, Walking Dead, Kid Icarus: Uprising, the list goes on.

2012 was the most nostalgic year in the world

Many new games were made like Mario Party 9

Don't forget new super Mario bros 2!

25 2000

Diablo 2, Deus Ex, Playstation 2, need to say more?

Majora's Mask was released and the PS2

Legend of zelda majora's mask came out for the n64

The year PS2 came out. Need I say more?

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