Depending on who you ask, the question “what are the best GBA games?” can be one that reveals a lot about a gamer. Big into JRPGS? It’s probably Golden Sun and Fire Emblem: The Binding Blade. More of a Mario fan? Then it’s Superstar Saga and Power Tour tennis. Really, there are just too many options, but that doesn’t mean we’re not going to try and condense them down into one list. That’s what we do.
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