Rankings

List Criteria

Hardest Arcade Games Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Ghosts 'n Goblins 3.26 4.81 3.17
2 DoDonPachi Dai-Ou-Jou 4.27 4.80 ---
3 R-Type II 3.63 4.60 ---
4 Ghouls 'n Ghosts 3.58 4.50 6.82
5 Darius II 3.64 4.40 ---
6 Darius 3.46 4.40 ---
7 Pump It Up Fiesta EX 4.08 4.40 ---
8 Crossed Swords 3.00 4.33 ---
9 DoDonPachi 4.24 4.29 14.39
10 Haunted Castle 2.69 4.28 7.86
11 Super Sidekicks 3.39 4.20 ---
12 Sinistar 3.13 4.18 ---
13 Battle Garegga 3.86 4.17 ---
14 Strikers 1945 III 3.60 4.17 ---
15 Ikaruga 3.88 4.14 ---
16 Prehistoric Isle in 1930 2.56 4.14 ---
17 Gradius 3.59 4.13 5.31
18 R-Type 3.43 4.11 ---
19 Legendary Wings 2.63 4.10 ---
20 ESP RA.DE. 3.97 4.09 1.30
21 Gradius III 3.53 4.09 ---
22 Battletoads 3.84 4.00 3.14
23 Strider 3.48 4.00 2.68
24 Black Tiger 3.39 4.00 14.93
25 Blazing Star 3.95 4.00 4.60
26 Darius Gaiden 4.00 4.00 1.07
27 Sonic the Hedgehog Arcade 3.50 4.00 ---
28 The Combatribes 2.85 4.00 1.70
29 Star Wars Racer Arcade 3.70 4.00 ---
30 Buster Bros. 3.56 4.00 ---
31 RayForce 3.14 4.00 ---
32 G Darius 4.06 4.00 ---
33 Radiant Silvergun 4.09 4.00 ---
34 Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair 2.83 4.00 ---
35 Renegade 2.61 4.00 ---
36 Gradius IV 3.55 4.00 ---
37 Kidou Senshi Gundam: Senjou no Kizuna 4.31 4.00 ---
38 San Francisco Rush: The Rock (Alcatraz Edition) 2.82 4.00 ---
39 DoDonPachi Daifukkatsu 3.08 4.00 ---
40 Super Street Fighter II Turbo 4.04 3.97 20.63
41 Gauntlet 3.57 3.96 9.67
42 Art of Fighting 2 3.39 3.94 1.67
43 Ninja Gaiden 3.20 3.92 8.68
44 Rygar 3.32 3.91 ---
45 Mortal Kombat II 3.98 3.90 7.27
46 Rastan 3.18 3.90 ---
47 Terminator Salvation 4.03 3.90 ---
48 Metal Slug X 4.17 3.89 14.58
49 Cadash 3.20 3.88 ---
50 Yie Ar Kung Fu 3.31 3.88 ---
506 games in results