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Best Strategy Video Games of All Time

The Best Video Games of All Time list contains Strategy 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: 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, Yakuza 2 and Mass Effect 2.

1
9.3
RimWorld
Strategy
2
9.2
Battle Brothers
Strategy
6
9.1
Europa Universalis IV
Strategy
7
9.1
Rise of Industry
Strategy
8
9.1
Homeworld
Strategy
10
9.1
StarCraft: Brood War
Strategy
11
9.0
Sid Meier's Civilization V
Strategy
12
9.0
Total War: Shogun 2
Strategy
13
9.0
Stronghold Crusader HD
Strategy
15
9.0
Sid Meier's Civilization IV
Strategy
16
9.0
Black & White
Strategy
17
9.0
The Settlers III
Strategy
18
9.0
Halo Wars 2
Strategy
23
9.0
Myth: The Fallen Lords
Strategy
24
9.0
Riot: Civil Unrest
Strategy
26
9.0
Master of Orion II
Strategy
27
9.0
UFO: Enemy Unknown (1994)
Strategy
30
8.9
They Are Billions
Strategy
31
8.9
Company of Heroes
Strategy
32
8.9
Napoleon: Total War
Strategy
33
8.9
Anno 2070
Strategy
34
8.9
Rome: Total War
Strategy
35
8.9
Stonehearth
Strategy
37
8.9
Dungeon Keeper 2
Strategy
38
8.9
Into the Breach
Strategy
40
8.9
Dungeon Keeper (1997)
Strategy
41
8.9
Darkest Hour
Strategy
42
8.9
Europa Universalis II
Strategy
43
8.9
Stronghold HD
Strategy
44
8.9
Wargame: AirLand Battle
Strategy
45
8.9
Transport Tycoon Deluxe
Strategy
48
8.9
Battle for Wesnoth
Strategy
50
8.9
Myth II: Soulblighter
Strategy
52
8.9
X-COM: Terror from the Deep
Strategy
53
8.9
Master of Magic
Strategy
55
8.9
Laser Squad
Strategy
56
8.9
Stars!
Strategy
57
8.9
NEO Scavenger
Strategy
58
8.8
Empire: Total War
Strategy
59
8.8
Company of Heroes 2
Strategy
60
8.8
Original War
Strategy
61
8.8
Ghost Master
Strategy
63
8.8
Endless Space
Strategy
64
8.8
The Guild 2: Renaissance
Strategy
65
8.8
Castle Story
Strategy
66
8.8
Jagged Alliance 2
Strategy
67
8.8
Medieval: Total War
Strategy
68
8.8
Kingdom: Two Crowns
Strategy
69
8.8
FTL: Faster Than Light
Strategy
70
8.8
Nexus: The Jupiter Incident
Strategy
71
8.8
StarCraft
Strategy
74
8.8
Centurion: Defender of Rome
Strategy
75
8.8
Lords of the Realm II
Strategy
76
8.8
Timber and Stone
Strategy
77
8.8
Bomber Crew
Strategy
78
8.8
Arctic Baron
Strategy
80
8.8
Clint: Urban Rivals
Strategy
81
8.8
AirMech Strike
Strategy
82
8.8
Worms Collection
Strategy
83
8.7
Stronghold: Crusader
Strategy
84
8.7
Stellaris
Strategy
86
8.7
Northgard
Strategy
87
8.7
This War of Mine
Strategy
88
8.7
Ultimate General: Civil War
Strategy
90
8.7
Port Royale
Strategy
91
8.7
Project Hospital
Strategy
92
8.7
XCOM: Enemy Unknown
Strategy
95
8.7
8th Wonder of the World
Strategy
97
8.7
Panzer General
Strategy
100
8.7
Mordheim: City of the Damned
Strategy