Rankings

List Criteria

Hardest Arcade Games Games

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 Pump It Up Fiesta EX 4.70 4.40 ---
7 Crossed Swords 3.00 4.33 ---
8 Haunted Castle 2.69 4.31 9.40
9 DoDonPachi 4.25 4.31 16.06
10 Super Sidekicks 3.39 4.20 ---
11 Battle Garegga 3.75 4.20 ---
12 Sinistar 3.13 4.18 ---
13 Strikers 1945 III 3.60 4.17 ---
14 Gradius 3.58 4.14 5.31
15 Ikaruga 3.86 4.14 ---
16 Prehistoric Isle in 1930 2.56 4.14 ---
17 R-Type 3.43 4.13 ---
18 Blazing Star 3.92 4.13 ---
19 Legendary Wings 2.63 4.10 ---
20 Black Tiger 3.38 4.10 16.75
21 Super Street Fighter II Turbo 4.02 4.00 21.18
22 Battletoads 3.84 4.00 3.14
23 Strider 3.50 4.00 2.68
24 ESP RA.DE. 3.97 4.00 ---
25 Gradius III 3.53 4.00 ---
26 Sonic the Hedgehog Arcade 3.50 4.00 ---
27 Darius Gaiden 4.03 4.00 1.17
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 Renegade 2.61 4.00 ---
35 Gradius IV 3.55 4.00 ---
36 Kidou Senshi Gundam: Senjou no Kizuna 4.31 4.00 ---
37 San Francisco Rush: The Rock (Alcatraz Edition) 2.82 4.00 ---
38 DoDonPachi Daifukkatsu 3.08 4.00 ---
39 Art of Fighting 2 3.39 3.94 1.67
40 Ninja Gaiden 3.20 3.92 8.68
41 Mortal Kombat II 3.98 3.90 7.06
42 Rastan 3.18 3.90 ---
43 Terminator Salvation 4.06 3.90 ---
44 Metal Slug X 4.17 3.89 14.58
45 Gauntlet 3.53 3.88 9.20
46 Cadash 3.18 3.88 ---
47 Armed Police BatRider 4.12 3.88 ---
48 Sengoku 3 3.68 3.86 ---
49 Star Wars Arcade 3.81 3.86 ---
50 Wonder Boy in Monster Land 3.63 3.86 ---
493 games in results