Super Mario RPG Tops Famitsu’s Most Wanted Games Chart
By [Your Name], Gaming News Writer and Expert
Famitsu, the renowned Japanese gaming magazine, has released its latest most wanted games chart. The rankings are based on votes cast by gamers between August 23 and August 29. Super Mario RPG, the beloved role-playing game developed by Square Enix and Nintendo, has once again claimed the top spot on the chart. Let’s take a closer look at the full rankings and what they mean for the gaming community.
Famitsu’s Most Wanted Games Chart
Here is the complete list of the top 30 most wanted games according to Famitsu:
|1.||[NSW]||Super Mario RPG||678|
|2.||[PS5]||Final Fantasy VII Rebirth||572|
|3.||[NSW]||Dragon Quest Monsters: The Dark Prince||567|
|4.||[NSW]||Super Mario Bros. Wonder||493|
|5.||[NSW]||Momotaro Dentetsu World: Chikyuu wa Kibou de Mawatteru!||284|
|6.||[PS5]||Like a Dragon 8||281|
|9.||[PS5]||Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name||228|
|10.||[PS5]||Persona 3 Reload||223|
|12.||[NSW]||Persona 5 Tactica||162|
|14.||[NSW]||Baten Kaitos I & II HD Remaster||157|
|16.||[PS4]||Persona 3 Reload||148|
|19.||[PS4]||Like a Dragon 8||124|
|20.||[NSW]||Super Bomberman R 2||122|
|23.||[PS4]||Like a Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name||117|
|24.||[NSW]||Detective Pikachu Returns||111|
|25.||[PS5]||Persona 5 Tactica||95|
|26.||[PS5]||Assassin’s Creed Mirage||90|
|28.||[NSW]||Pikmin 1 + 2||85|
|29.||[NSW]||Suikoden I & II HD Remaster: Gate Rune and Dunan Unification Wars||83|
|30.||[PS5]||Marvel’s Spider-Man 2||80|
Super Mario RPG’s consistent dominance in Famitsu’s most wanted games chart is a testament to the enduring popularity of the Mario franchise. Despite being released over two decades ago, the game continues to captivate gamers with its unique blend of platforming and role-playing elements. The upcoming release of a new installment in the series has undoubtedly fueled excitement among fans.
Final Fantasy VII Rebirth, the highly anticipated remake of the classic PlayStation game, secures the second spot on the chart. With its stunning visuals and revamped gameplay mechanics, the game promises to deliver an unforgettable experience for both longtime fans and newcomers to the series.
Dragon Quest Monsters: The Dark Prince takes the third spot, showcasing the enduring popularity of the Dragon Quest franchise. The game’s charming art style and addictive monster-collecting gameplay have garnered a dedicated fanbase over the years.
It’s worth noting the strong presence of Nintendo Switch titles in the top rankings. Super Mario Bros. Wonder, Momotaro Dentetsu World: Chikyuu wa Kibou de Mawatteru!, and Ys X are just a few examples of the exciting games coming to the popular handheld console. Nintendo continues to impress with its ability to cater to a wide range of gaming preferences.
Famitsu’s most wanted games chart provides valuable insights into the gaming community’s interests and preferences. Super Mario RPG’s continued reign at the top spot is a testament to the franchise’s enduring popularity, while the presence of highly anticipated titles from renowned series such as Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest highlights the excitement surrounding their upcoming releases.
As the gaming industry continues to evolve, it’s clear that both established franchises and new IP have the potential to capture the hearts of gamers worldwide. With the diverse range of titles showcased in Famitsu’s chart, there’s no doubt that the future of gaming is bright and full of exciting adventures.