TOP 14 MAD SCIENTIST GAMES

Mad scientist games are the perfect blend of science, wackiness, and mischief - the three essential ingredients for a good time! In these games, players take on the role of a delightfully demented scientist as they cook up crazy concoctions, create bizarre inventions, and embark on wild experiments. But why do players love this genre so much? Maybe it's the thrill of being able to "play god" and unleash their creativity in unconventional ways. Or perhaps it's the sheer absurdity of it all - where else can you mix together a potion that turns your lab assistant into a giant banana? Whatever the reason, the mad scientist genre is hotter than a Bunsen burner on full blast. And if you're looking for the top games in this category, you've come to the right place! Here, you'll find a carefully curated list of the most entertaining and innovative mad scientist games around. So grab your lab coat and safety goggles, and get ready to unleash your inner mad scientist!

#01
Games like Sonic Adventure

Sonic Adventure

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC
  • Release: 1998
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#02
Games like Chaos Rings

Chaos Rings

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS Vita, Console, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#03
Games like Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back

Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Console, Android, PS3
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#04
Games like Sonic CD

Sonic CD

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, iPhone / iPad, Android, PS3, Mac
  • Release: 1993
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#05
Games like Sonic the Hedgehog 3

Sonic the Hedgehog 3

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, PC, Wii
  • Release: 1994
  • Rating: 8/10

#06
Games like Sonic the Hedgehog 2

Sonic the Hedgehog 2

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, iPhone / iPad, PS3, 3DS, Switch, Mac, PS2, Android, Wii, Xbox One
  • Release: 1992
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#07
Games like Abuse

Abuse

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Mac
  • Release: 1995
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#08
Games like Sonic Advance

Sonic Advance

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Android, Wii U
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 7.3/10

#09
Games like Impossible Creatures

Impossible Creatures

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 7.3/10

#10
Games like Sonic the Hedgehog

Sonic the Hedgehog

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, 3DS, Switch, Mac, Wii, Xbox 360, PS3, Android, Xbox One
  • Release: 1991
  • Rating: 7.2/10

#11
Games like Age of Zombies

Age of Zombies

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android, PS3
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 7/10

#12
Games like Crash Bandicoot

Crash Bandicoot

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, PS3, Android
  • Release: 1996
  • Rating: 6.9/10

#13
Games like Crash Bandicoot 2

Crash Bandicoot 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: n/a

#14
Games like Action Man

Action Man

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Console
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: n/a