50 Best Classic games

Updated:

The best 50 Classic games daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms for Android, Win Mobile, PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, Switch, PC Windows, Mac OS, Linux and 3DS. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

The latest addition in this selection are Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King released the 29 October 2019 and ranked #3, GODS Remastered released the 2 December 2018 and ranked #35, R-Type Dimensions EX released the 27 November 2018 and ranked #32.

1# SEGA Genesis Classics - 2018

Review76Score

Including over 50 titles across all genres, from all-time classics like Sonic and Streets of Rage 2 to deep RPGs like the Phantasy Star series arcade action, shooters, beatm ups, puzzlers, old favourites and hidden gems. Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy). Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy).

Tags for SEGA Genesis Classics:

2# Mega Man 11 - 2018

Review82Score

To save the day, the Blue Bomber must battle Robot Masters and take their powerful weapons for himself, which now changes the heros appearance with new levels of detail. The innovative new Double Gear system lets you boost Mega Man's speed and power for a new twist on the satisfying gameplay the series is known for. Mega Man 11 also features a variety of extra modes including time trials, missions, global leaderboards, a gallery of concept art, and more!

Tags for Mega Man 11:

3# Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King - 2019

ReviewNDScore

Two of the most beloved Disney games of all time make their long-awaited return to modern consoles in Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King! In-Game Rewind: Instantly rewind any of the games in real-time in order to retry difficult areas Interactive Game Viewer: View full game playthroughs, with the ability to skip forward, jump in, and start playing at any point Save Feature: Quickly save your progress in each of the games and continue your adventure wherever and whenever you want Museum Features: Take a journey behind-the-scenes and learn more about the creation of these incredible games Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy).

Tags for Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King:

4# Full Throttle Remastered - 2017

Review77Score

Originally released by LucasArts in 1995, Full Throttle is a classic graphic adventure game from industry legend Tim Schafer, telling the story of Ben Throttle; butt-kicking leader of biker gang the Polecats, who gets caught up in a tale of Motorcycles, Mayhem and Murder.

Tags for Full Throttle Remastered:

5# Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap - 2017

Review81Score

Boasting beautiful, hand-drawn animations and a re-orchestrated soundtrack, the cult classic returns with a unique blend of exploration, action, and adventure!. Enjoy 3 difficulty levels catering to players of all types, and switch from modern graphics and sound to 8-bit graphics/audio at any time - even during gameplay!

Tags for Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap:

6# Forsaken Remastered - 2018

Review88Score

Scavengers from all over the galaxy have come to a dead Earth to loot the remains of the technology that can found in underground tunnels. You must fight your way past the scum of the universe. As you prepare for deadly combat, you are going to quickly learn that the future is... Forsaken!

Tags for Forsaken Remastered:

7# Rare Replay - 2015

Review85Score

To celebrate its 30th anniversary, Rare brings together the adventures of its iconic characters in a collection that spans the decades. From its earliest 2D classics to Xbox 360 triumphs, Rare Replay delivers a gaming treasure trove for veteran players and newcomers alike. As you brawl with the Battletoads, grab Jiggies in Banjo-Kazooie and fight the future in Perfect Dark, you'll uncover bonus content and exclusive looks at the creation of Rare Replay's hits.

Tags for Rare Replay:

8# Shenmue I & II - 2018

Review76Score

SEGA®’s most requested re-release of all time finally comes to a new generation. Shenmue delivers an epic story of revenge within a unique open world that is still unrivalled in depth and detail. Return to the epic saga that defined modern gaming. The saga begins…again.

Tags for Shenmue I & II:

9# The Disney Afternoon Collection - 2017

Review77Score

All six classic games feature new and improved visuals and include filtering options that replicate a retro look and feel. This collection also offers new ways to play with Boss Rush and Time Attack modes, each of which encourages time-based gameplay and features online leaderboards. Best of all, the in-game Museum will provide history buffs with a wealth of extras to celebrate the era of the original releases, such as concept art, and music all lovingly preserved.

Tags for The Disney Afternoon Collection:

10# ACA NeoGeo: Blazing Star - 2017

Review85Score

Your mission is to take on the sinister AI 'Brawshella' that is the main culprit behind an army of deadly biological weapons. The game features classic high score gameplay with higher points awarded when players land successful charge shots to chain multiple enemies. Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy).

Tags for ACA NeoGeo: Blazing Star:

11# ACA NeoGeo: Metal Slug - 2016

Review79Score

"METAL SLUG" is the original entry in one of the most famous action game series ever released. Players control Marco and Tarma who belong to the Special Forces team known as the "Peregrine Falcon Squad." They fight to defeat General Donald Morden, in an effort to take back their stolen weapon known as the "METAL SLUG."

Tags for ACA NeoGeo: Metal Slug:

12# Snake '97 - 2011

Review95Score

Suddenly I knew the smartphone was missing something and the idea for a accurate Snake remake was born. By carefully analyzing the classic gameplay, timing and controls, this Snake '97 remake is one of the most accurate available.

Tags for Snake '97:

13# Grim Fandango Remastered - 2015

Review83Score

Something's rotten in the land of the dead, and you're being played for a sucker. Meet Manny Calavera, travel agent at the Department of Death. He sells luxury packages to souls on their four-year journey to eternal rest. But there's trouble in paradise. Help Manny untangle himself from a conspiracy that threatens his very salvation. One of the most acclaimed adventure games of all time is now back, better than ever. Grim Fandango's epic story of four years in the life (or death) of Manny Calavera, travel agent to the dead, has been remastered to look, sound, and control even better than when it won GameSpot's Game of the Year award upon its original launch. Grim Fandango still stands as a classic of the genre, with unforgettable characters and unique combination of film noir and Mexican folklore.

Tags for Grim Fandango Remastered:

14# Batman: Return to Arkham - 2016

Review76Score

Batman: Arkham Asylum exposes players to a dark and atmospheric adventure that takes them into the depths of Arkham Asylum Gotham Citys high security psychiatric hospital for the criminally insane. Use Batmans legendary gadgetry, strike from the shadows, and confront The Joker and Gotham Citys most notorious super villains. Batman Arkham City introduces a brand-new story that draws together an all-star cast of classic characters and murderous villains from the Batman universe, as well as new and enhanced gameplay features.

Tags for Batman: Return to Arkham:

16# Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 - 2017

Review74Score

A compilation of four timeless adventures in one package, Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 features the most recent entries in the classic side-scrolling series. The collection also includes a Museum jam-packed with history and production art, challenge remix stages for long-time fans, and first-timer friendly options like added armour and checkpoint saves for easy reload. Journey through the later entries in the series with these four titles: Mega Man 7 introduced mysterious rival Bass and his companion Treble, while Mega Man 8 featured the series’ first impressively animated and fully voiced cutscenes; Mega Man 9 marked the series’ return to its roots with 8-bit visuals, music, and gameplay; Mega Man 10 retained these features and included three playable character options.

Tags for Mega Man Legacy Collection 2:

17# ACA NeoGeo: Shock Troopers - 2017

Review73Score

SHOCK TROOPERS is an action game released by SNK in 1997. Players take part in a rescue operation for Dr. George and his granddaughter who have been kidnapped by the evil organization Bloody Scorpion. The game features the ability for players to choose which route to progress, adding even more replayablity to the title.

Tags for ACA NeoGeo: Shock Troopers:

19# ACA NEOGEO METAL SLUG 4 - 2018

ReviewNDScore
Screenshot of the video game ACA NEOGEO METAL SLUG 4
Screenshot of the video game ACA NEOGEO METAL SLUG 4
Screenshot of the video game ACA NEOGEO METAL SLUG 4

In addition to Marco and Fio, the brand new characters, Trevor and Nadia have joined the battle! Remote Play requires PS Vita system and sufficiently robust Wi-Fi connection. Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy).

Tags for ACA NEOGEO METAL SLUG 4:

21# Minesweeper Genius - 2018

Review88Score

Inspired by the classic computer game from our childhood - as well as sudoku and picross - Minesweeper Genius is a brain teaser that will challenge your mind and logical thinking. Help Aristotle the genius with a broom sweep the minefield to regain his memory and escape from the aliens' scientific experiments, discovering where all the bombs are hidden.

Tags for Minesweeper Genius:

22# Wolf of the BF: Commando MOBILE - 2018

ReviewNDScore
Screenshot of the video game Wolf of the BF: Commando MOBILE
Screenshot of the video game Wolf of the BF: Commando MOBILE
Screenshot of the video game Wolf of the BF: Commando MOBILE

Armed with a sub-machine gun and a limited supply hand grenades, players battle through legions of enemy troops in this classic vertical scrolling shooter. Note: The game has been optimized for the unique play experience of smartphones and may differ in some ways from prior releases.

Tags for Wolf of the BF: Commando MOBILE:

23# Mega Man Legacy Collection - 2015

Review81Score

Mega Man Legacy Collection is a celebration of the 8-bit history of Capcom's iconic Blue Bomber. Featuring faithful reproductions of the series' origins with the original six Mega Man games, the Legacy Collection will remind long-time fans and introduce newcomers to what made Mega Man such a popular and iconic character. In addition to the six Mega Man games, Mega Man Legacy Collection features new ways to experience the classic games with the Museum Mode and new Challenge Mode. Challenge Mode remixes gameplay segments from all six games, with plenty of scaling difficulty objectives for experienced players to conquer yet serving as a good starting point for new players, too. Museum Mode contains a comprehensive collection of history, high-res art and original concept pieces - a mega treat for any fan of Mega Man and video game history. Features: Six classic games in one - Play a piece of video game history with the original six Mega Man games and experience the origins of the classic series. 8-bit style with HD flair - The games retain their retro 8-bit style with an added HD finish, giving a crisp, clean look to the charming, classic sprites. Challenge remix mode for new and veteran players - The robust new Challenge Mode remixes gameplay from all six games for a new type of challenge. It provides both increasingly difficult trials for experienced players and also teaches newcomers to become familiar with the style of the games and tackle some of the trickier areas. Museum of the era - The Museum Mode features a massive repository of history and art collected from the era of the games in this collection. Take a look back at the history of Mega Man with loads of information, high-res art, concept pieces, sketches and more in the Museum. Developed with an all-new engine - Using the newly developed Eclipse Engine, Capcom and Digital Eclipse are able to archive these six pieces of video game history with faithful reproductions of the originals for a new generation of gamers. Leaderboards and video replays - Fans will be able to watch video replays of the top players on the leaderboards, showcasing a whole new generation of Mega Man talent!

Tags for Mega Man Legacy Collection:

24# ACA NEOGEO THE KING OF FIGHTERS 2001 - 2018

ReviewNDScore
Screenshot of the video game ACA NEOGEO THE KING OF FIGHTERS 2001
Screenshot of the video game ACA NEOGEO THE KING OF FIGHTERS 2001
Screenshot of the video game ACA NEOGEO THE KING OF FIGHTERS 2001

The third entry in the King of Fighters NESTS collection, which reaches its conclusion at last in this tournament! Remote Play requires PS Vita system and sufficiently robust Wi-Fi connection. Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy).

Tags for ACA NEOGEO THE KING OF FIGHTERS 2001:

12 sept 2018 - New comment system! Drop us a line