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Best Action Video Games of All Time

The Best Video Games of All Time list contains Action games with the highest composite score released in the last dozen or so years. Please take note that the scores of old and new games cannot always be compared. Unfortunately not every classic title still can be bought.

Current TOP 10 Best Video Games of All Time: The Witcher 3: Hearts of Stone, Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, The Walking Dead: A Telltale Games Series - Season One, Yakuza 1&2 HD Edition, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Pathologic 2, Thief: The Dark Project, Thief 2: The Metal Age and Yakuza 2.

1
9.5
Grand Theft Auto V
Action
2
9.4
Red Dead Redemption 2
Action
4
9.4
Yakuza 1&2 HD Edition
Action
7
9.3
Portal 2
Action
9
9.3
Thief 2: The Metal Age
Action
10
9.3
Thief: The Dark Project
Action
11
9.3
Orcs Must Die! Unchained
Action
12
9.3
Batman: Arkham City
Action
13
9.3
Parasite Eve
Action
14
9.3
Yakuza 5
Action
15
9.3
Yakuza 2
Action
16
9.3
Yakuza: Kenzan!
Action
17
9.2
Dishonored
Action
18
9.2
Far Cry
Action
19
9.2
Batman: Arkham Asylum
Action
20
9.2
BioShock Infinite
Action
21
9.2
BioShock
Action
22
9.2
Tomb Raider
Action
24
9.2
Assassin's Creed II
Action
25
9.2
God of War II
Action
27
9.2
Thief: Antologia
Action
28
9.2
Yakuza 4
Action
29
9.1
The Last of Us: Part II
Action
30
9.1
The Last of Us
Action
32
9.1
Dead Cells
Action
33
9.1
Black Mesa
Action
34
9.1
Half-Life
Action
35
9.1
Half-Life: Alyx
Action
36
9.1
Half-Life 2
Action
37
9.1
Garry’s Mod
Action
38
9.1
Yakuza 5 Remastered
Action
41
9.1
Sunset Overdrive
Action
43
9.1
Void Bastards
Action
44
9.1
Gears of War 3
Action
45
9.1
Unreal
Action
46
9.1
Killzone 2
Action
47
9.1
Tomb Raider (1996)
Action
49
9.1
The Dark Mod
Action
50
9.1
Yakuza: Restoration
Action
53
9.1
Yakuza
Action
54
9.1
Torrente 3: El Protector
Action
55
9.0
God of War
Action
57
9.0
Borderlands 2
Action
58
9.0
Saints Row: The Third
Action
59
9.0
Grand Theft Auto IV
Action
62
9.0
Doom II: Hell on Earth
Action
63
9.0
Half-Life 2: Episode Two
Action
67
9.0
Heat Signature
Action
68
9.0
Doom (1993)
Action
70
9.0
Celeste
Action
71
9.0
Metal Gear Solid
Action
73
9.0
Halo 2
Action
74
9.0
DUSK
Action
77
9.0
Thief: Deadly Shadows
Action
80
9.0
Natural Selection 2
Action
82
9.0
Ninja Gaiden
Action
83
9.0
Hitman HD Trilogy
Action
84
9.0
Gravity Rush
Action
85
9.0
Magic Carpet
Action
87
9.0
Sine Mora
Action
88
9.0
Ghost in the Shell
Action
89
9.0
Red Steel 2
Action
91
9.0
Savant: Ascent
Action
92
8.9
Far Cry 4
Action
95
8.9
Red Dead Redemption
Action
97
8.9
Max Payne
Action
98
8.9
Call of Duty 2
Action
99
8.9
God of War III
Action