Top 25 Best 3DS Games of 2013

The Top 25 best 3DS games of 2013 have been revealed! Is your favorite 3DS game part of the list of the greatest the Nintendo 3DS & 2DS handhelds had to offer in 2013?

The year is almost over, so we’ve compiled this list of the top-quality AAA must-own titles of the year!

Index of Top 25 Best Games of 2013 Lists:

Top 25 Best 3DS Games of 2013

There weren’t any big new DS games this year, so we haven’t included those in this 3DS list. But you should know the 3DS is backwards compatible with all DS cartridges and downloadable DSi games on the Nintendo eShop.

Is there a game that didn’t make the list, that you think deserves a spot? Leave a comment and let us know your own list!


Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate, Picross e, Mighty Switch Force! 2, Inazuma Eleven 3: Bomb Blast & Lightning Bolt, AiRace Speed, Naruto Powerful Shippuden, Brain Age: Concentration Training, Project X Zone, Dillon’s Rolling Western: The Last Ranger, Skylanders Swap Force, LEGO City Undercover: The Chase Begins, Lego Marvel Super Heroes: Universe in Peril, Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, Sonic: Lost World, and Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity.

#25 – HarmoKnight (3DS exclusive)
#24 – Nano Assault EX (3DS exclusive)
#23 – Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner – Soul Hackers
#22 – The Denpa Men 2: Beyond the Waves (3DS exclusive)
#21 – Attack of the Friday Monsters! A Tokyo Tale (3DS exclusive)
#20 – Super Little Acorns 3D Turbo
#19 – Kokuga (3DS exclusive)
#18 – Mario and Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move (3DS exclusive)
#17 – Rune Factory 4 (3DS exclusive)
#16 – Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate (3DS exclusive)
#15 – Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl (3DS exclusive)
#14 – Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy (3DS exclusive)
#13 – Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Dual Destinies (3DS exclusive)
#12 – Mario & Luigi: Dream Team (3DS exclusive)
#11 – Gunman Clive

#10 – SteamWorld Dig: A Fistful of Dirt (3DS exclusive)

#9 – Shin Megami Tensei IV (3DS exclusive)

#8 – Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D (3DS exclusive)

#7 – Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan (3DS exclusive)

#6 – Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon (3DS exclusive)

Find out which 3DS game is #1 in 2013 as our countdown continues on the next page…