Rankings

List Criteria

Hardest Arcade Games Games: Action

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Ghosts 'n Goblins 3.20 4.82 3.17
2 DoDonPachi Dai-Ou-Jou 4.29 4.78 ---
3 R-Type II 3.63 4.60 ---
4 Ghouls 'n Ghosts 3.60 4.45 7.10
5 Darius II 3.64 4.40 ---
6 Haunted Castle 2.71 4.33 9.40
7 Crossed Swords 3.00 4.33 ---
8 DoDonPachi 4.25 4.31 16.06
9 Battle Garegga 3.75 4.20 ---
10 Sinistar 3.13 4.18 ---
11 Prehistoric Isle in 1930 2.56 4.17 ---
12 Strikers 1945 III 3.60 4.17 ---
13 Gradius 3.58 4.14 5.31
14 Ikaruga 3.86 4.14 ---
15 R-Type 3.43 4.13 ---
16 Blazing Star 3.92 4.13 ---
17 Legendary Wings 2.63 4.10 ---
18 Black Tiger 3.38 4.10 2.10
19 Super Street Fighter II Turbo 4.02 4.00 21.18
20 Battletoads 3.91 4.00 3.14
21 Strider 3.53 4.00 2.68
22 ESP RA.DE. 3.97 4.00 ---
23 Gradius III 3.53 4.00 ---
24 Sonic the Hedgehog Arcade 3.46 4.00 ---
25 Darius Gaiden 4.03 4.00 1.17
26 The Combatribes 2.85 4.00 1.70
27 Buster Bros. 3.56 4.00 ---
28 RayForce 3.14 4.00 ---
29 G Darius 4.06 4.00 ---
30 Radiant Silvergun 4.09 4.00 ---
31 Renegade 2.61 4.00 ---
32 Gradius IV 3.55 4.00 ---
33 Kidou Senshi Gundam: Senjou no Kizuna 4.31 4.00 ---
34 DoDonPachi Daifukkatsu 3.08 4.00 ---
35 Art of Fighting 2 3.46 3.94 1.67
36 Ninja Gaiden 3.20 3.92 8.68
37 Rastan 3.18 3.90 ---
38 Terminator Salvation 4.06 3.90 ---
39 Metal Slug X 4.17 3.89 14.66
40 Mortal Kombat II 3.97 3.88 7.06
41 Gauntlet 3.53 3.88 9.20
42 Cadash 3.18 3.88 ---
43 Armed Police BatRider 4.12 3.88 ---
44 Sengoku 3 3.68 3.86 ---
45 Yie Ar Kung Fu 3.25 3.86 ---
46 Strikers 1945 Plus 3.92 3.86 ---
47 Ikari Warriors 2.88 3.86 ---
48 Dimahoo 3.70 3.86 ---
49 Metal Slug 3 4.10 3.85 9.36
50 Shinobi 3.42 3.84 2.77
416 games in results