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Highest Rated NES Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Super Mario Bros. 3 4.55 3.25 18.76
2 Mega Man 2 4.27 3.60 9.00
3 Dragon Warrior IV 4.26 3.33 49.62
4 The Legend of Zelda 4.22 3.73 22.59
5 Super Mario Bros. / Duck Hunt 4.20 3.23 18.18
6 Mega Man 3 4.20 3.62 9.34
7 Contra 4.19 3.89 8.67
8 Super Mario Bros. 4.18 3.32 13.28
9 Tecmo Super Bowl 4.18 2.94 38.53
10 Dragon Warrior III 4.16 3.40 45.34
11 Kirby's Adventure 4.15 2.69 10.94
12 Crystalis 4.13 3.28 18.99
13 Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! 4.13 4.02 12.05
14 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.11 4.12 11.91
15 The Guardian Legend 4.09 3.75 12.28
16 River City Ransom 4.07 3.12 9.14
17 Tetris 4.06 3.15 27.52
18 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.06 4.21 11.39
19 Super C 4.04 3.87 6.19
20 Super Mario Bros. / Duck Hunt / World Class Track Meet 4.04 3.14 22.82
21 Little Samson 4.03 3.13 4.66
22 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.02 3.32 9.89
23 Mr. Gimmick 4.01 4.03 4.04
24 Punch-Out!! 3.99 3.99 12.95
25 Disney's DuckTales 3.99 2.97 6.98
26 Shatterhand 3.98 3.63 6.36
27 Ninja Gaiden 3.96 4.55 12.74
28 Mega Man 4 3.96 3.38 8.85
29 Maniac Mansion 3.95 3.37 17.54
30 Final Fantasy 3.94 3.68 35.17
31 Captain Tsubasa II: Super Striker 3.94 3.78 33.04
32 Tetris (Tengen) 3.93 3.18 31.81
33 Blaster Master 3.92 3.85 13.95
34 Super Dodge Ball 3.92 2.81 8.64
35 Baseball Stars 3.92 2.96 40.33
36 StarTropics 3.92 3.44 15.49
37 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.91 3.33 9.92
38 Destiny of an Emperor 3.91 3.30 29.62
39 U-four-ia: The Saga 3.91 2.87 6.64
40 Fire'n Ice 3.91 3.73 15.65
41 Castlevania 3.90 4.10 9.28
42 Gun Nac 3.90 3.51 4.02
43 EarthBound Beginnings 3.89 3.81 23.13
44 Mega Man 6 3.86 3.21 8.78
45 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.86 3.65 10.25
46 Disney's DuckTales 2 3.86 2.82 7.56
47 Life Force 3.85 3.82 8.72
48 Mega Man 5 3.85 3.28 8.22
49 Bubble Bobble 3.84 3.28 11.43
50 Bionic Commando 3.84 3.73 11.32
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