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Highest Rated Genesis Games: Action

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Sonic & Knuckles 4.31 3.15 13.74
2 Sonic the Hedgehog 2 4.31 3.16 13.24
3 Sonic the Hedgehog 3 4.30 3.10 14.36
4 Streets of Rage II 4.30 3.16 11.21
5 Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master 4.22 3.42 9.42
6 Contra: Hard Corps 4.20 4.27 16.10
7 Gunstar Heroes 4.18 3.37 7.56
8 Rocket Knight Adventures 4.17 3.43 8.78
9 Ristar 4.17 3.28 8.29
10 Lightening Force: Quest for the Darkstar 4.16 3.98 11.36
11 Alien Soldier 4.11 4.07 13.68
12 Dynamite Headdy 4.09 3.88 10.53
13 Sonic the Hedgehog 4.08 3.19 12.37
14 ToeJam & Earl 4.07 3.21 15.68
15 Streets of Rage 3 4.05 3.50 12.23
16 Monster World IV 4.04 3.13 11.37
17 Castlevania: Bloodlines 4.02 3.77 8.87
18 Street Fighter II': Special Champion Edition 3.96 3.28 19.62
19 ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron 3.94 3.08 12.79
20 The Adventures of Batman & Robin 3.94 4.12 7.53
21 Battle Mania: Daiginjou 3.93 3.24 11.38
22 Wonder Boy in Monster World 3.93 3.27 15.68
23 World of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck 3.93 2.60 8.66
24 Sagaia 3.92 3.89 24.11
25 Super Street Fighter II 3.92 3.18 18.97
26 The Revenge of Shinobi 3.91 3.93 8.97
27 Comix Zone 3.91 3.90 8.31
28 MUSHA: Metallic Uniframe Super Hybrid Armor 3.91 3.77 10.71
29 Vectorman 3.91 3.39 10.43
30 QuackShot starring Donald Duck 3.90 3.00 7.29
31 Streets of Rage 3.90 3.26 10.65
32 Pulseman 3.90 3.39 7.33
33 Ranger X 3.89 3.36 7.08
34 Ecco: The Tides of Time 3.88 3.84 15.89
35 Yuu Yuu Hakusho: Makyo Toitsusen 3.87 2.96 21.20
36 The Punisher 3.87 3.51 12.20
37 Flashback: The Quest for Identity 3.87 3.69 23.99
38 Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse 3.87 2.90 8.27
39 Thunder Force III 3.87 3.48 10.58
40 Mega Turrican 3.86 3.56 7.52
41 Twinkle Tale 3.86 3.36 15.73
42 Ghouls 'n Ghosts 3.86 4.12 9.23
43 Blades of Vengeance 3.85 3.37 12.45
44 Gley Lancer 3.85 3.46 5.71
45 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Hyperstone Heist 3.85 2.94 5.36
46 Dragon's Fury 3.84 3.40 16.50
47 Splatterhouse 3 3.84 3.84 8.42
48 Rolling Thunder 3 3.84 3.82 3.88
49 Elemental Master 3.83 3.45 11.61
50 Zombies Ate My Neighbors 3.82 3.84 23.02
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