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What is the best Nintendo franchise?

Mario 9 13.04%
Zelda 27 39.13%
Metroid 7 10.14%
Smash Bros. 8 11.59%
Pokemon 7 10.14%
Fire Emblem 5 7.25%
Starfox 1 1.45%
Donkey Kong 0 0%
Pikmin 2 2.90%
other 2 2.90%

1. Pokemon
2. Metroid
3. Zelda
4. Star Fox
5. Wario
6. Mario
7. Smash Bros
8. Donkey Kong
9. F Zero
10. Kirby

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1. Mario (2D Mario, 3D Mario and Mario RPG)
2. Pokemon
3. Legend of Zelda
4. Kirby
5. Donkey Kong (Original, Country, etc)
6. Yoshi (Islands and Story)
7. Super Smash Bros.
8. Mario Kart
9. Earthbound/Mother
10.  Star Fox

Followed by

11. Metroid
12. Golden Sun
13. Wario
14. Advance Wars
15. Kid Icarus
16. Ice Climbers
17. Duck Hunt
18. F-Zero

I still need to play Fire Emblem, Punch Out!, Animal Crossing, Pikmin, and Xenoblade (again)

Once I start on Fire Emblem it'll probably be somewhere around 7 or 8. If I enjoy it a lot it might knock out DK.


Edit: oop nvm I added yoshi as a separate series


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i am to lazy to write 10 so my top 3 are in no order



fire emblem

RolStoppable said:
1. Doshin the Giant
2. Steel Diver
3. Ice Climbers
4. Mario & Yoshi
5. Balloon Fight
6. Startropics
7. Duck Hunt
8. Wrecking Crew
9. Wii Music
10. Sonic the Hedgehog

something seems... a little off O_o

4.3D Mario
5.Mario kart
6.Smash bros
8.Donkey kong

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I used to really enjoy waverace and 1080 on the N64 and gamecube as well. Shame nintendo has forgotten them.

Well it seems that Zelda is by far the most loved Nintendo franchise on this site. however, I wish Metroid got more love :p

I believe both Zelda & Metroid are significantly over-rated but to each their own

1: Zelda
2: Pokemon
3: Fire emblem
4: Metroid
5: Mario 3D
6: Mario rpg's
7: Wave race
8: Donkey kong country
9: Super smash bros
10: Punch out

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1. Metroid
2. The Legend of Zelda
3. Super Smash Bros.
4. Fire Emblem
5. Mario
6. Pokemon
7. Mother
8. F-Zero
9. Xeno
10. Advance WArs

Things to note: No Star Fox, because the only Star Fox game I've ever bothered to complete was the N64 one. I only count Xenoblade since Xenosaga and Xenogears aren't Nintendo properties, and one amazing game isn't enough to be near the top of my favorites list. Another great entry would put it up there with Metroid, though.

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