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 Haunted Castle 2.75 4.29 8.50
10 DoDonPachi 4.24 4.29 14.39
11 Super Sidekicks 3.39 4.20 ---
12 Battle Garegga 3.75 4.20 ---
13 Sinistar 3.13 4.18 ---
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 Black Tiger 3.38 4.10 16.75
21 ESP RA.DE. 3.97 4.09 1.30
22 Gradius III 3.53 4.09 ---
23 Battletoads 3.84 4.00 3.14
24 Strider 3.48 4.00 2.68
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 Mortal Kombat II 3.98 3.91 7.27
45 Rastan 3.18 3.90 ---
46 Terminator Salvation 4.03 3.90 ---
47 Metal Slug X 4.17 3.89 14.58
48 Cadash 3.20 3.88 ---
49 Armed Police BatRider 4.12 3.88 ---
50 Metal Slug 3 4.11 3.87 9.08
504 games in results