Top Nintendo 3DS Games of 2013

Welcome to VideoGamer.com's top Nintendo 3DS games of 2013, a list of the best videogames, created from editorial reviews on the site. It's the perfect tool to find that great game you haven't played yet, or even to find a gem for a friend or loved one as a gift.

Please take into account this list is in descending order! VideoGamer.com is always open to hearing about your opinion. Would your list be different? If so let us know by contacting us or tweeting us @VideoGamerCom.

  • 19.

    Sonic Lost World Review

    Sonic Lost World

    Sonic: Lost World on 3DS is better than its Wii U counterpart, but it's still a disappointment. In case you haven't read VideoGamer.com's take on the Wii U Version yet,... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS,Nintendo 3DS

  • 18.

    Scribblenauts Unlimited Review

    Scribblenauts Unlimited

    Still structurally lacking, but there's no denying Unlimited's appeal. The idea of Scribblenauts is ingenious - think of any object, type in its... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 17.

    LEGO City: Undercover Review

    LEGO City: Undercover

    It's not the game that will make the world sit up and take notice of Wii U, but Lego City Undercover is one hell of an easy game to root for. Chase McCain is a dude. He really is. As the yellow-headed undercover cop... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 16.

    Resident Evil Revelations Review

    Resident Evil Revelations

    Revelations on consoles is a great port of a good game that is well worth picking up. Resident Evil: Revelations originally came out on the 3DS last year and was... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

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  • 15.

    Fire Emblem: Awakening Review

    Fire Emblem: Awakening

    Further proof, if any were needed, that Nintendo and its subsidiary teams still very much ‘have it’. Like many of the potential audience Nintendo is hoping to attract, I came to... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 14.

    Mario and Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move Review

    Mario and Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move

    Mario And Donkey Kong is simply a very good puzzle game. Mario And Donkey Kong: Minis On The Move is the most stressful game ever... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 13.

    Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D Review

    Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D

    Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D is a fine throwback to yesteryear, lovingly brought forward to stand alongside its modern siblings. If there's one thing I've learned about myself in the last 2 weeks it's that... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 12.

    Animal Crossing: New Leaf Review

    Animal Crossing: New Leaf

    An essential buy for Animal Crossing fans. Animal Crossing: New Leaf doesn't beat about the bush, as you're immediately... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 11.

    Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Dual Destinies Review

    Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Dual Destinies

    As close as the series has come to the greatness of the original trilogy. The Ace Attorney games take place in a world where parrots are called to the... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

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  • 10.

    Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate Review

    Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate

    A great action title and one of the best offerings on Nintendo's console. Castlevania Lords of Shadow: Mirror of Fate feels like an amalgamation of... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 9.

    Luigi's Mansion 2 Review

    Luigi's Mansion 2

    A few minor missteps don't manage to detract from what is one of the best games on the system. Being the less recognised half of a duo is tough. What do you do when your... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 8.

    The Legend Of Zelda: Oracle Of Seasons Review

    The Legend Of Zelda: Oracle Of Seasons

    The 'Oracle Of' Zelda titles remain a cut above. I would hate to be accused of assuming on other people's behalf, but I... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 7.

    Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Review

    Mario & Luigi: Dream Team

    Effortlessly entertaining. If you have a 3DS, you should play Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Bros. Yet... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 6.

    FIFA 14 Review

    FIFA 14

    Better than the 360/PS3 versions in more than just looks, this is the best version of FIFA 14 you can buy. Inviting as FIFA 14 iOS' freemium payment structure is - especially if you... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS,Nintendo 3DS,Nintendo 3DS

  • 5.

    Pokemon Y Review

    Pokemon Y

    Pokémon X&Y represent a mega evolution for the series. Pokémon X&Y start speedily. There's no faffing around, and it's not long... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 4.

    Pokemon X Review

    Pokemon X

    Pokémon X&Y represent a mega evolution for the series. Pokémon X&Y start speedily. There's no faffing around, and it's not long... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 3.

    Skylanders: Swap Force Review

    Skylanders: Swap Force

    A brilliant, imaginative game for kids of all ages In the face of strong competition from Disney Infinity, Skylanders really... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 2.

    LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Review

    LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

    The strongest Lego title yet, and the best Marvel game ever made. Lego Marvel Super Heroes is, for the most part, plastic proof that... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

  • 1.

    The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Review

    The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

    A Link Between Worlds deserves its place among the great Zelda games of yesteryear. A Link Between Worlds is one of, if not the, finest games of 2013. Nintendo... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Nintendo 3DS