Rankings

List Criteria

Hardest Arcade Games Games: Action

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Ghosts 'n Goblins 3.25 4.83 3.17
2 DoDonPachi Dai-Ou-Jou 4.27 4.80 ---
3 R-Type II 3.63 4.60 ---
4 Ghouls 'n Ghosts 3.61 4.48 7.10
5 Darius II 3.64 4.40 ---
6 Crossed Swords 3.00 4.33 ---
7 Haunted Castle 2.69 4.31 9.40
8 DoDonPachi 4.24 4.29 14.39
9 Battle Garegga 3.75 4.20 ---
10 Sinistar 3.13 4.18 ---
11 Strikers 1945 III 3.60 4.17 ---
12 Ikaruga 3.86 4.14 ---
13 Prehistoric Isle in 1930 2.56 4.14 ---
14 Gradius 3.59 4.13 5.31
15 Blazing Star 3.92 4.13 ---
16 R-Type 3.43 4.11 ---
17 Legendary Wings 2.63 4.10 ---
18 Black Tiger 3.38 4.10 16.75
19 ESP RA.DE. 3.97 4.09 1.30
20 Super Street Fighter II Turbo 4.02 4.00 21.18
21 Battletoads 3.84 4.00 3.14
22 Strider 3.50 4.00 2.68
23 Gradius III 3.53 4.00 ---
24 Sonic the Hedgehog Arcade 3.50 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 3.39 3.94 1.67
36 Ninja Gaiden 3.20 3.92 8.68
37 Mortal Kombat II 3.98 3.90 7.06
38 Rastan 3.18 3.90 ---
39 Terminator Salvation 4.06 3.90 ---
40 Metal Slug X 4.17 3.89 14.58
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 Star Wars Arcade 3.81 3.86 ---
46 Yie Ar Kung Fu 3.25 3.86 ---
47 Strikers 1945 Plus 3.92 3.86 ---
48 Ikari Warriors 2.88 3.86 ---
49 Dimahoo 3.70 3.86 ---
50 Metal Slug 3 4.10 3.85 9.22
424 games in results