List Criteria

Hardest Atari 8-bit Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 The Living Daylights 2.90 5.00 ---
2 Necromancer 2.55 4.90 ---
3 Spelunker 3.04 4.80 ---
4 Brimstone 3.60 4.60 ---
5 Eternal Dagger 3.44 4.29 7.50
6 Defender 4.07 4.22 0.79
7 BC's Quest for Tires 4.26 4.21 2.08
8 Joust 3.95 4.14 3.75
9 Ghostbusters 2.50 4.11 0.80
10 Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom 4.26 4.07 4.39
11 Bruce Lee 3.68 4.00 6.80
12 Super Huey UH-IX 4.17 4.00 ---
13 Death Race 2.70 4.00 ---
14 Castle Wolfenstein 3.94 3.83 ---
15 Wizard and the Princess 3.19 3.83 3.50
16 Into the Eagle's Nest 4.20 3.80 ---
17 Sea Dragon 3.90 3.80 0.60
18 Space Invaders 3.16 3.78 ---
19 Missile Command 4.32 3.75 0.93
20 Rescue on Fractalus 4.25 3.75 1.20
21 Qix 4.23 3.75 ---
22 Autoduel 3.78 3.75 13.71
23 Spy Hunter 4.00 3.71 1.00
24 Millipede 3.64 3.71 ---
25 Asteroids 3.64 3.67 6.89
26 Galaxian 3.88 3.67 0.58
27 Arkanoid 4.14 3.67 0.90
28 Super Breakout 3.86 3.67 ---
29 Fort Apocalypse 4.43 3.63 3.80
30 Beamrider 4.00 3.60 ---
31 Jinxter 3.90 3.60 ---
32 Silent Service 4.08 3.60 ---
33 Demon Attack 2.19 3.56 0.83
34 Airball 3.83 3.50 ---
35 Bounty Bob Strikes Back! 3.07 3.50 ---
36 Astro Chase 3.21 3.50 ---
37 Diamond Mine 3.42 3.50 1.25
38 Pharaoh's Curse 3.79 3.50 ---
39 Action Biker 3.92 3.50 1.40
40 Alternate Reality: The City 3.57 3.40 ---
41 Pastfinder 3.83 3.40 ---
42 Kaboom! 3.95 3.38 1.64
43 Gorf 4.08 3.36 0.64
44 Time Machine 4.42 3.33 2.42
45 Salmon Run 3.92 3.33 1.00
46 Mission Asteroid 4.08 3.33 ---
47 Miner 2049er 4.17 3.25 1.58
48 Ballblazer 3.63 3.25 1.00
49 Centipede 3.91 3.22 2.14
50 Caverns of Mars 3.94 3.20 ---
92 games in results