Rankings

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Highest Rated Genesis Games: Action

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Sonic the Hedgehog 2 4.35 3.16 13.02
2 Streets of Rage II 4.35 3.16 10.45
3 Sonic & Knuckles 4.34 3.15 12.75
4 Gunstar Heroes 4.34 3.47 7.45
5 Sonic the Hedgehog 3 4.34 3.11 13.69
6 Lightening Force: Quest for the Darkstar 4.32 3.97 10.32
7 Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master 4.30 3.37 9.33
8 Monster World IV 4.28 3.07 16.82
9 Rocket Knight Adventures 4.26 3.39 9.11
10 Contra: Hard Corps 4.25 4.16 11.48
11 Battle Mania: Daiginjou 4.25 3.23 20.90
12 Alien Soldier 4.24 3.98 18.80
13 MUSHA: Metallic Uniframe Super Hybrid Armor 4.23 3.89 17.88
14 Ristar 4.20 3.26 8.13
15 Eliminate Down 4.19 4.20 11.00
16 Twinkle Tale 4.17 3.14 27.60
17 Yuu Yuu Hakusho: Makyo Toitsusen 4.16 2.88 14.00
18 Panorama Cotton 4.14 3.40 20.50
19 Sonic the Hedgehog 4.13 3.21 12.47
20 Super Street Fighter II 4.12 3.30 16.73
21 Ranger X 4.11 3.39 3.78
22 Castlevania: Bloodlines 4.09 3.73 8.80
23 Wonder Boy in Monster World 4.09 3.27 15.60
24 Dynamite Headdy 4.08 3.86 11.61
25 ToeJam & Earl 4.07 3.22 14.23
26 Street Fighter II': Special Champion Edition 4.07 3.34 16.55
27 Flashback: The Quest for Identity 4.05 3.61 27.19
28 Streets of Rage 3 4.04 3.53 11.48
29 World of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse & Donald Duck 4.04 2.61 10.35
30 Pulseman 4.02 3.24 9.81
31 QuackShot starring Donald Duck 4.00 2.99 8.41
32 Earthworm Jim 2 4.00 3.45 11.36
33 The Adventures of Batman & Robin 3.98 3.93 8.14
34 Mega Turrican 3.98 3.52 8.07
35 Sagaia 3.98 3.65 38.33
36 Mega Man: The Wily Wars 3.97 3.44 9.67
37 Thunder Force III 3.97 3.39 9.60
38 ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron 3.97 3.01 9.85
39 Streets of Rage 3.93 3.24 10.18
40 The Revenge of Shinobi 3.93 3.91 9.74
41 Ecco: The Tides of Time 3.93 3.85 11.37
42 Elemental Master 3.93 3.53 18.42
43 Zombies Ate My Neighbors 3.92 3.70 24.25
44 Comix Zone 3.92 3.87 8.96
45 Splatterhouse 3 3.92 3.59 9.54
46 Rainbow Islands Extra 3.92 3.40 ---
47 Gley Lancer 3.91 3.38 12.00
48 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Hyperstone Heist 3.90 2.97 5.50
49 Blades of Vengeance 3.90 3.39 14.55
50 Trouble Shooter 3.89 3.18 5.70
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