Best Games from 1996

The best reviewed games from the year 1996. If you're looking for something great to play, this is where to find it! We seperate by platform here, but remember to go into your favorite platforms for more options.

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1996's Best Games top reviewed games

Game Genres Hype Rating
Master of Orion II: Battle at Antares Released 1996-10-31 Strategy TBS
Normal
96%
Excellent
The Neverhood. The Masterpiece! Released 1996-10-31 Point&Click Puzzle Adventure
Normal
92%
Excellent
Command & Conquer: Red Alert Released 1996-10-31 RTS Strategy
Normal
88%
Excellent
Sid Meier's Civilization II Released 1996-02-29 Strategy TBS
Normal
87%
Excellent
Heroes of Might and Magic II: The Succession Wars Released 1996-10-01 RPG Strategy TBS
Normal
86%
Excellent
Duke Nukem 3D Released 1996-01-29 Shooter
Normal
85%
Excellent
Tomb Raider Released 1996-10-01 Shooter Platform Puzzle
Normal
84%
Good
Quake Released 1996-06-22 Shooter
Normal
82%
Good
Resident Evil Released 1996-03-22 Adventure
Normal
81%
Good
Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain Released 1996-11-01 HnS Adventure
Normal
79%
Good
Mortal Kombat Trilogy Released 1996-09-01 Fighter
Normal
78%
Good
Twisted Metal 2 Released 1996-10-31 Fighter Shooter Racing
Normal
71%
Good
Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire Released 1996-12-03 Shooter Adventure
Normal
70%
Good
Sonic 3D Blast Released 1996-11-05 Platform
Normal
61%
Average
Game Genres Hype Rating
Master of Orion II: Battle at Antares Released 1996-10-31 Strategy TBS
Normal
96%
Excellent
Sid Meier's Civilization II Released 1996-02-29 Strategy TBS
Normal
87%
Excellent
Heroes of Might and Magic II: The Succession Wars Released 1996-10-01 RPG Strategy TBS
Normal
86%
Excellent
Duke Nukem 3D Released 1996-01-29 Shooter
Normal
85%
Excellent
Tomb Raider Released 1996-10-01 Shooter Platform Puzzle
Normal
84%
Good
Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars Released 1996-09-30 Point&Click Puzzle Adventure
Normal
84%
Good
The Settlers II: Veni, Vidi, Vici Released 1996-04-17 RTS Sim Strategy
Normal
83%
Good
Quake Released 1996-06-22 Shooter
Normal
82%
Good
Game Genres Hype Rating
Duke Nukem 3D Released 1996-01-29 Shooter
Normal
85%
Excellent
Game Genres Hype Rating