The Most Metal Videogames Ever

A Listmania! list by Izan Montenegro (Miami, FL United States)
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The list author says: "The weekend is upon you but there are no killer concerts or sci fi conventions to go to. Your buddies are out of town, and your girlfriend just left you. What's a headbanger to do??? Play videogames. For Metalheads who are looking for pixelated fun, here's a list of games just for you."
(NES) Ghosts "N Goblins
1.  (NES) Ghosts "N Goblins by Nintendo
The list author says:
  "A game with Knights and Goblins??? Straight out of a Power Metal album."
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Iron Tank: Nintendo Nes
2.  Iron Tank: Nintendo Nes by Nintendo
The list author says:
  "A game about a tank that obliterates things??? Can somebody say Panzer Division Marduk."
$49.99   Used & New from: $0.85
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Castlevania
3.  Castlevania by Konami
The list author says:
  "Wanna kill Vampires and Monsters, this game is for you. Black Metals 8-bit home."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (60 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Contra
4.  Contra by Konami
The list author says:
  "A video game about running and gunning aliens that look like they came from Metal album covers?? Yes, this is a very Metal game."
Used & New from: $41.12
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (67 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Super Ghouls n Ghosts
5.  Super Ghouls n Ghosts by Capcom
The list author says:
  "Cemetaries, Pirate Ships, and Castles, all the ingredients needed for a very Metal Game."
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The Lost Vikings
6.  The Lost Vikings by Interplay
The list author says:
  "A puzzle about 3 vikings trying to get back home. An Amon Amarth approved videogame."
Used & New from: $23.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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Mega Man X
7.  Mega Man X by Capcom
The list author says:
  "With a soundtrack that is guitar driven, and robot bosses that are literally made of Metal, this game has all the elements necessary to make it a very Metal game."
$750.00   Used & New from: $29.99
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (58 customer reviews)

Contra III: The Alien Wars
8.  Contra III: The Alien Wars by Konami
The list author says:
  "Want an upgrade from the first Contra, this game is it. Like a Death Metal album cover coming to life in front of your screen."
$399.99   Used & New from: $37.93
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

General Chaos - Sega Genesis
9.  General Chaos - Sega Genesis by Electronic Arts
The list author says:
  "A military game that will pick on your funny bone. Very Metal due to the intensity of the battles."
Used & New from: $18.88
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

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Beavis And Butt-Head
10.  Beavis And Butt-Head 
The list author says:
  "Metals 2 wise men in their pixelated adventure to see a Gwar concert. Of all the versions of this game that came out, the Genesis remains the best."
Used & New from: $8.49
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Splatterhouse 3
11.  Splatterhouse 3 by Sega Of America, Inc.
The list author says:
  "Splatterhouse, the name is enough to qualify it as a very Metal game, but the villians and atmosphere of this game, as well as its history, secures its spot in the Most Metal Videogames list. Splatterhouse 3 remains the best of the series due to the tight controls and graphics."
Used & New from: $38.95
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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Full Throttle
12.  Full Throttle by LucasArts Entertainment
The list author says:
  "PC Game about bikers, need I say more?? This game is also done by the same guy (Tim Schafer) who did Brutal Legend, so now everyone knows where Brutal Legend may have started."
Used & New from: $9.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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Gears Of War - Xbox 360
13.  Gears Of War - Xbox 360 by Microsoft
The list author says:
  "Here, you have to 2 choices to kill the enemy, either with firearms, or a chainsaw. That's enough to make this game Metal, but what secures it's standing on this list is the Lancer, the main machine gun, has a chainsaw attached to it, now that's EXTREMELY METAL."
$14.98   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (570 customer reviews) | 75 customer discussions

Viking: Battle for Asgard - Xbox 360
14.  Viking: Battle for Asgard - Xbox 360 by Sega Of America, Inc.
The list author says:
  "This game is EXTREMELY METAL!!! A game that features a viking hacking and slashing legions is all the evidence needed to prove this games worth on this exclusive list. A definite winner for Metalheads."
$33.95   Used & New from: $1.99
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (53 customer reviews)

Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City
15.  Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City by Rockstar Games
The list author says:
  "What makes this game Metal is The Lost and Damned, as the biker culture is one of the many roots of Heavy Metal."
$12.99   Used & New from: $3.35
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (145 customer reviews) | 21 customer discussions

Transformers: War for Cybertron - Xbox 360
16.  Transformers: War for Cybertron - Xbox 360 by Activision Inc.
The list author says:
  "Transformers, are made of Metal, had a movie (1986) with Metal tunes to supplement the film, and even had a episode name "Heavy Metal War". What makes this game Metal are the characters appearances, the game play, and the many references to the Generation 1 cartoon, which was a Metal cartoon."
Used & New from: $16.65
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (129 customer reviews) | 14 customer discussions

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Brutal Legend
17.  Brutal Legend by Electronic Arts
The list author says:
  "A game that has a direct influence from Heavy Metal. A soundtrack with a lot of great bands (Here's looking at Iced Earth, Judas Priest, Motorhead), gameplay that is very fun, and many nods to everything that is Metal. This game is the King of Kings of The Most Metal Games ever."
$14.88   Used & New from: $0.27
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (137 customer reviews) | 6 customer discussions

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Full Throttle and win 7 64 bit 0 Mar 22, 2014
3 g's for this new??? bwahahahahahahaha 1 Sep 16, 2013
Trophy Set for GTA:Episodes from Liberty City 0 Apr 6, 2013
Gears of War Judgement Gameplay Review 0 Mar 16, 2013
Two Player Multiplayer? 0 Nov 13, 2012
GOW vs. 2-disc set 1 Nov 2, 2012
Gears or Call of Duty 4? 9 Nov 2, 2012
$20 on Xbox Live Marketplace 2 Sep 12, 2012
Will this game play in the Sega Genesis 2 console? 0 Mar 16, 2012
is this game Okay for an 11 year old? 11 Sep 22, 2011
Episodes are half off on PSN thru 8/15 0 Aug 10, 2011
Contra from Sega 2 May 26, 2011
 
   

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Izan Montenegro (Miami, FL United States)
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Qualifications: 11 Year Metal Fan, Medal of Wacken and 2x Medal of ProgPower Recipient
Last updated: 7/10/10
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