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 12.77
2 Streets of Rage II 4.34 3.17 10.28
3 Sonic & Knuckles 4.34 3.15 12.53
4 Sonic the Hedgehog 3 4.34 3.11 13.46
5 Gunstar Heroes 4.33 3.49 7.56
6 Lightening Force: Quest for the Darkstar 4.31 3.96 7.48
7 Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master 4.30 3.38 9.53
8 Monster World IV 4.28 3.10 16.63
9 Rocket Knight Adventures 4.25 3.41 9.53
10 Battle Mania: Daiginjou 4.25 3.23 20.90
11 Slap Fight 4.25 3.00 ---
12 Contra: Hard Corps 4.25 4.17 11.34
13 Alien Soldier 4.23 3.98 19.60
14 MUSHA: Metallic Uniframe Super Hybrid Armor 4.23 3.89 18.50
15 Twinkle Tale 4.20 3.14 27.60
16 Ristar 4.19 3.26 8.46
17 Yuu Yuu Hakusho: Makyo Toitsusen 4.16 2.93 14.18
18 Panorama Cotton 4.14 3.40 20.50
19 Eliminate Down 4.14 4.11 11.00
20 Sonic the Hedgehog 4.13 3.21 12.29
21 Super Street Fighter II 4.11 3.32 16.68
22 Ranger X 4.10 3.39 3.76
23 Wonder Boy in Monster World 4.09 3.27 15.60
24 Flashback: The Quest for Identity 4.08 3.61 27.19
25 Castlevania: Bloodlines 4.08 3.71 8.92
26 Street Fighter II': Special Champion Edition 4.07 3.37 15.88
27 Dynamite Headdy 4.06 3.85 11.70
28 ToeJam & Earl 4.06 3.22 14.52
29 World of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse & Donald Duck 4.03 2.65 10.75
30 Streets of Rage 3 4.03 3.55 11.34
31 Pulseman 4.02 3.24 9.81
32 Earthworm Jim 2 4.00 3.43 10.97
33 QuackShot starring Donald Duck 3.98 2.99 8.65
34 Sagaia 3.98 3.69 38.33
35 Elemental Master 3.97 3.56 22.55
36 Mega Man: The Wily Wars 3.97 3.43 9.71
37 Thunder Force III 3.96 3.37 9.64
38 Mega Turrican 3.96 3.48 8.07
39 Splatterhouse 3 3.95 3.55 10.38
40 ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron 3.95 3.04 10.07
41 Ecco: The Tides of Time 3.94 3.85 11.42
42 The Revenge of Shinobi 3.94 3.89 9.55
43 Streets of Rage 3.94 3.25 10.44
44 Zombies Ate My Neighbors 3.93 3.68 25.24
45 The Adventures of Batman & Robin 3.93 3.90 8.43
46 Comix Zone 3.92 3.87 9.13
47 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Hyperstone Heist 3.92 2.95 5.63
48 Rainbow Islands Extra 3.92 3.40 ---
49 Vectorman 3.90 3.33 10.51
50 Sunset Riders 3.90 3.36 12.47
459 games in results