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Hardest NES Games: Role-Playing

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Mirai Shinwa Jarvas 1.03 4.77 24.00
2 SD Gundam Gaiden: Knight Gundam Monogatari 3 - Densetsu no Kishi Dan 3.50 4.75 ---
3 Super Black Onyx 3.70 4.70 18.29
4 Hoshi o Miru Hito 1.00 4.68 12.44
5 Ultraman Club 3: Mata Mata Shutsugeki!! Ultra Kyoudai 3.80 4.63 9.33
6 Akuma-kun: Makai no Wana 1.30 4.60 7.00
7 SD Gundam: Gundam Wars 2.75 4.57 ---
8 Druaga no Tou 3.28 4.57 41.71
9 Shinsenden 3.68 4.50 69.09
10 Mouryou Senki Madara 3.65 4.47 41.80
11 Ushio to Tora: Shinen no Daiyou 3.21 4.43 46.00
12 SD Gundam Gaiden: Knight Gundam Monogatari 3.57 4.40 ---
13 Wizardry II: Legacy of Llylgamyn - The Third Scenario 3.52 4.35 20.57
14 Hissatsu Doujou Yaburi 1.38 4.31 4.94
15 Madoola no Tsubasa: The Wing of Madoola 3.43 4.27 3.84
16 Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord 3.48 4.26 55.15
17 Might & Magic: Secret of the Inner Sanctum 3.30 4.26 52.00
18 Digital Devil Monogatari: Megami Tensei 3.23 4.23 52.84
19 Karakuri Kengoden Musashi Lord: Karakuri Jin Hashiru! 3.71 4.22 8.78
20 Majou Densetsu II: Daimashikyou Galious 3.92 4.22 6.75
21 Dungeon Magic: Sword of the Elements 2.99 4.21 22.21
22 Ganso Saiyuuki: Super Monkey Daibouken 1.38 4.18 5.63
23 Wizardry: Knight of Diamonds - The Second Scenario 3.49 4.17 33.14
24 Zelda II: The Adventure of Link 3.68 4.14 22.18
25 Shadow Brain 3.46 4.11 42.00
26 Dai Meiro: Meikyu no Tatsujin 3.50 4.10 18.67
27 Ginga no Sannin 3.23 4.08 7.71
28 Advanced Dungeons & Dragons: Heroes of the Lance 1.67 4.04 39.77
29 Legacy of the Wizard 3.43 4.01 24.69
30 Indora no Hikari 1.69 4.00 9.90
31 Famicom Jump: Eiyuu Retsuden 3.48 4.00 20.56
32 Deep Dungeon IV: Kuro no Youjutsushi 3.25 4.00 19.20
33 Hokuto no Ken 4: Shichisei Hakenden: Hokuto Shinken no Kanata e 3.54 4.00 73.33
34 The Bard's Tale II: The Destiny Knight 2.89 4.00 29.33
35 Hyakki Yagyou 3.55 4.00 18.00
36 Faria: A World of Mystery & Danger! 3.24 3.97 23.41
37 Ultima: Warriors of Destiny 2.31 3.94 31.75
38 Minelvaton Saga: Ragon no Fukkatsu 3.46 3.94 45.57
39 Ultima: Exodus 3.27 3.94 39.65
40 Saint Seiya: Ougon Densetsu Kanketsu Hen 3.28 3.93 19.60
41 Sansara Naga 3.50 3.92 26.67
42 Dark Lord 2.00 3.92 4.00
43 Tenka no Goikenban: Mito Koumon 3.50 3.91 15.89
44 Sweet Home 3.83 3.91 14.38
45 Dragon Wars 2.25 3.90 26.40
46 Advanced Dungeons & Dragons: Hillsfar 2.19 3.89 19.00
47 Ys 3.45 3.89 24.00
48 Hydlide 2.08 3.85 19.17
49 Toujin Makyou Den: Heracles no Eikou 3.19 3.85 10.54
50 Dragon Ball 3: Gokuuden 3.18 3.85 14.55
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