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Hardest NES Games: Role-Playing

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Mirai Shinwa Jarvas 0.94 4.76 24.00
2 SD Gundam Gaiden: Knight Gundam Monogatari 3 - Densetsu no Kishi Dan 3.56 4.71 ---
3 Hoshi o Miru Hito 1.00 4.67 12.44
4 Super Black Onyx 3.73 4.67 18.00
5 Akuma-kun: Makai no Wana 1.33 4.60 7.00
6 Ultraman Club 3: Mata Mata Shutsugeki!! Ultra Kyoudai 3.81 4.57 10.40
7 SD Gundam: Gundam Wars 2.79 4.57 ---
8 Druaga no Tou 3.28 4.54 41.71
9 Shinsenden 3.63 4.47 72.00
10 Mouryou Senki Madara 3.58 4.44 39.78
11 Ushio to Tora: Shinen no Daiyou 3.33 4.43 46.00
12 SD Gundam Gaiden: Knight Gundam Monogatari 3.57 4.40 ---
13 Digital Devil Monogatari: Megami Tensei 3.13 4.36 53.84
14 Wizardry II: Legacy of Llylgamyn - The Third Scenario 3.52 4.31 22.00
15 Hissatsu Doujou Yaburi 1.41 4.31 4.94
16 Might & Magic: Secret of the Inner Sanctum 3.36 4.26 52.00
17 Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord 3.52 4.25 55.15
18 Madoola no Tsubasa: The Wing of Madoola 3.48 4.22 3.85
19 Karakuri Kengoden Musashi Lord: Karakuri Jin Hashiru! 3.71 4.22 8.78
20 Majou Densetsu II: Daimashikyou Galious 3.87 4.22 6.75
21 Dungeon Magic: Sword of the Elements 3.00 4.20 17.18
22 Ganso Saiyuuki: Super Monkey Daibouken 1.39 4.18 5.63
23 Wizardry: Knight of Diamonds - The Second Scenario 3.59 4.18 33.14
24 Zelda II: The Adventure of Link 3.68 4.13 22.22
25 Shadow Brain 3.50 4.11 42.00
26 Dai Meiro: Meikyu no Tatsujin 3.50 4.10 18.67
27 Advanced Dungeons & Dragons: Heroes of the Lance 1.69 4.10 39.76
28 Ginga no Sannin 3.29 4.08 7.71
29 Legacy of the Wizard 3.45 4.02 23.55
30 Indora no Hikari 1.70 4.00 9.90
31 Minelvaton Saga: Ragon no Fukkatsu 3.50 4.00 48.46
32 Deep Dungeon IV: Kuro no Youjutsushi 3.46 4.00 19.20
33 Hokuto no Ken 4: Shichisei Hakenden: Hokuto Shinken no Kanata e 3.64 4.00 73.33
34 The Bard's Tale II: The Destiny Knight 3.18 4.00 29.33
35 Hyakki Yagyou 3.67 4.00 18.00
36 Faria: A World of Mystery & Danger! 3.29 3.97 23.87
37 Dark Lord 2.00 3.96 4.00
38 Ultima: Warriors of Destiny 2.36 3.94 31.75
39 Ultima: Exodus 3.29 3.94 39.65
40 Ys 3.47 3.94 24.00
41 Saint Seiya: Ougon Densetsu Kanketsu Hen 3.29 3.93 19.60
42 Famicom Jump: Eiyuu Retsuden 3.45 3.92 18.13
43 Sansara Naga 3.50 3.92 26.67
44 Sweet Home 3.81 3.92 14.44
45 Dragon Wars 2.27 3.90 26.40
46 Tenka no Goikenban: Mito Koumon 3.50 3.90 15.38
47 Advanced Dungeons & Dragons: Hillsfar 2.19 3.89 19.00
48 Hydlide 2.07 3.87 17.82
49 Toujin Makyou Den: Heracles no Eikou 3.22 3.85 10.54
50 Dragon Ball 3: Gokuuden 3.22 3.85 14.55
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