100 Greatest Video Games of the 2000s

Criteria: This list Video Games of the 2000s is based on Critical and Public Acclaim, Popularity, and Influence.

  1. Grand Theft Auto III (2001)
  2. The Sims (2000)
  3. World of Warcraft (2004)
  4. Half-Life 2 (2004)
  5. Resident Evil 4 (2005)
  6. Halo: Combat Evolved (2001)
  7. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (2007)
  8. Deus Ex (2000)
  9. Super Mario Galaxy (2007)
10. Shadow of the Colossus (2005)
11. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004)
12. Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (2009)
13. Counter-Strike (2000)
14. Grand Theft Auto IV (2008)
15. Bioshock (2007)
16. Metroid Prime (2002)
17. Wii Sports (2006)
18. Portal (2007)
19. Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic (2003)
20. Super Smash Bros. Melee (2001)
21. Silent Hill 2 (2001)
22. Fallout 3 (2008)
23. Halo 2 (2004)
24. Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (2004)
25. Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (2001)
26. Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 (2000)
27. Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002)
28. The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask (2000)
29. Batman: Arkham Asylum (2009)
30. God of War (2005)
31. Halo 3 (2007)
32. Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (2008)
33. Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Ann (2000)
34. The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker (2002)
35. Prince Of Persia: The Sands of Time (2003)
36. Call of Duty (2003)
37. Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (2009)
38. Assassin's Creed ll (2009)
39. Mass Effect (2007)
40. Gears of War (2006)
41. League of Legends (2009)
42. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (2006)
43. The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion (2006)
44. Guitar Hero (2005)
45. Final Fantasy IX (2000)
46. Diablo 2 (2000)
47. Kingdom Hearts (2002)
48. Rock Band (2007)
49. Burnout 3: Takedown (2004)
50. Resident Evil (2002)
51. The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind (2002)
52. LittleBigPlanet (2008)
53. Super Smash Bros. Brawl (2008)
54. Mario Kart Wii (2008)
55. Final Fantasy X (2001)
56. Super Mario Sunshine (2002)
57. Ico (2001)
58. Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory (2005)
59. Okami (2006)
60. Bejeweled (2001)
61. Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne (2003)
62. Psychonauts (2005)
63. Kingdom Hearts II (2005)
64. Mario Kart DS (2005)
65. God of War ll (2007)
66. Devil May Cry 3: Dante's Awakening (2005)
67. Left 4 Dead 2 (2009)
68. Persona 4 (2008)
69. Braid (2008)
70. Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3 (2001)
71. Animal Crossing (2001)
72. Splinter Cell (2002)
73. Warcraft lll: Reign of Chaos (2002)
74. Max Payne (2001)
75. Devil May Cry (2001)
76. New Super Mario Bros. (2006)
77. Final Fantasy XII (2006)
78. Team Fortress 2 (2007)
79. Dragon Age: Origins (2009)
80. Street Fighter IV (2009)
81. New Super Mario Bros. Wii (2009)
82. Demon's Souls (2009)
83. Katamari Damecy (2004)
84. Viewtiful Joe (2003)
85. Gran Turismo 3: A-Spec (2001)
86. Mario Kart: Double Dash (2003)
87. Metroid Prime 2: Echoes (2004)
88. Perfect Dark (2000)
89. Hitman: Blood Money (2006)
90. Silent Hill 3 (2003)
91. Madden NFL 2004 (2003)
92. Rome: Total War (2004)
93. Paper Mario: The Thousand Year Door (2004)
94. Dead Space (2008)
95. Left 4 Dead (2008)
96. Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem (2002)
97. Guitar Hero 2 (2006)
98. Pokémon Diamond & Pearl (2006)
99. Uncharted: Drake's Fortune (2007)
100. Rock Band 2 (2008)

101. Assassin's Creed (2007)
102. Dwarf Fortress (2006)
103. Mother 3 (2006)
104. Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 (2000)
105. Thief 2 (2000)
106. Mafia (2002)
107. Battlefield 1942 (2002)
108. Doom 3 (2004)
109. Fable (2004)
110. Cave Story (2004)
111. Ratchet & Clank: Going Commando (2003)
112. Bully (2006)
113. Plants vs. Zombies (2009)
114. Ratchet & Clank (2002)
115. Angry Birds (2009)
116. Beyond Good & Evil (2003)
117. Star Wars: Battlefront ll (2005)
118. Dragon Quest VIII (2004)
119. Ninja Gaiden (2004)
120. Crysis (2007)
121. Paper Mario (2000)
122. Conker's Bad Fur Day (2001)
123. Nintendogs (2005)
124. Jade Empire (2005)
125. Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga (2003)

Last Updated: 2022-02-01
Newly added names are in Red