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Top 10 Video Games Quotes That Still Live (List)

Video games have become a major hobby for us and have the power to move us. There are times when a phrase or scene gets stuck with us for a long time. While the list is never-ending, here is our take on Top 10 Video Games Quotes. These are quotes that made us attached to these games and characters through generations.

Top 10 Video Games Quotes

Before we begin, it is important to note that the list is completely subjective and you don’t have to agree with it. However, don’t forget to share your own list of your favorite video games quotes with us in the comments below:

You are not Prepared!
From: World of Warcraft: Burning Crusade
In Burning Crusade expansion of World of Warcraft, when you encounter Illidan Stormrage in the Black Temple, you hear this famous quote from him when the fight starts.

This has become one of the most iconic lines among the World of Warcraft community. The extent of its popularity can be gauged by the fact that even latter expansions made use of it – in a different tone.

Spartans Never Die, They are just Missing in Action
From: Halo Reach
We have heard this famous quote in Halo series. It is said to keep the morale and balance among the Spartans and to avoid any panic during battles. We can see it used in Halo Reach:

Thank you, Mario! But our Princess is in Another Castle!
From: Super Mario
Most of us Millennials have played Mario series at one time in our life and have experienced this very irritating quote. While iconic in its own right, it definitely frustrated us young ones at times because we were tired of saving the Princess Peach. Behold the nostalgia:

I Used to be an Adventurer like you then I Took an Arrow to the Knee
From: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
This quote of a guard in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim went absolutely viral and it still lives as a meme in the gaming community:

All You had to do was Follow the Damn Train, CJ!
From: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
This famous quote from GTA: San Andreas is one of the best dialogues from GTA series:

The Right Man in the Wrong Place can Make all the Difference in the World
From: Half-Life 2
Half-Life 2 got one of the best introductions from a game, thanks to this greeting at the very start of the game:

You Died
From: Dark Souls Series
SoulsBorne games are known for being excruciatingly difficult. As a newcomer, I can’t recall the number of times I had to see the death screen reading ‘You Died’. Dark Souls II even rewards players with an Achievement/Trophy titled ‘Welcome to Dark Souls’ on your very first death.

You Died

Nothing is True, Everything is Permitted
From: Assassin’s Creed
The story and struggle of Ezio are described by this quote at the very end of Assassin’s Creed: Revelations. Ezio was, by far, the favorite among all characters in Assassin’s Creed universe and there is hardly anyone that got that charisma and vision – not even Altair. Here is the scene:

It’s Time to Kick Ass and Chew Bubble Gum and I’m all Outta Gum!
From: Duke Nukem 3D
Duke Nukem 3D had a massive amount of memorable quotes that made it more enjoyable than killing aliens. Although the quote is a re-use of a quote from 1988 thriller They Live.

For us young ones who were barely watching any movies at a time, we played this game in late 90’s, this quote still brings heaps of nostalgia:

Mess with the Best, You Will Die like the Rest
From: Duke Nukem 3D
My favorite quote of all time! This quote will always give you a sense of pride which is fantastic in a shooter game. Moments pass when you are just looking at the character with smug on your face.

So this was our list of Top 10 Video Games Quotes of All Time. If your favorite didn’t make to the list, be sure to let us know in the comments section below!