Rankings

List Criteria

Highest Rated Genesis Games: Action

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Sonic the Hedgehog 2 4.36 3.17 12.93
2 Streets of Rage II 4.35 3.17 9.76
3 Sonic & Knuckles 4.34 3.15 12.55
4 Sonic the Hedgehog 3 4.34 3.11 13.73
5 Gunstar Heroes 4.33 3.49 7.36
6 Monster World IV 4.29 3.14 11.69
7 Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master 4.29 3.38 9.58
8 Lightening Force: Quest for the Darkstar 4.29 3.94 7.14
9 Rocket Knight Adventures 4.26 3.40 9.48
10 Contra: Hard Corps 4.25 4.17 10.33
11 Battle Mania: Daiginjou 4.24 3.23 20.50
12 Alien Soldier 4.23 3.98 18.59
13 MUSHA: Metallic Uniframe Super Hybrid Armor 4.22 3.88 18.38
14 Twinkle Tale 4.20 3.14 27.20
15 Ristar 4.18 3.27 8.85
16 Yuu Yuu Hakusho: Makyo Toitsusen 4.15 2.93 14.40
17 Panorama Cotton 4.15 3.44 ---
18 Sonic the Hedgehog 4.13 3.21 12.53
19 Ranger X 4.11 3.41 3.76
20 Super Street Fighter II 4.11 3.33 16.71
21 Castlevania: Bloodlines 4.09 3.69 8.59
22 Wonder Boy in Monster World 4.09 3.28 15.59
23 Street Fighter II': Special Champion Edition 4.08 3.37 16.17
24 Eliminate Down 4.08 4.00 10.43
25 Dynamite Headdy 4.07 3.80 11.18
26 Flashback: The Quest for Identity 4.07 3.63 25.40
27 ToeJam & Earl 4.06 3.20 14.56
28 World of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse & Donald Duck 4.05 2.67 11.56
29 Pulseman 4.04 3.23 8.58
30 Streets of Rage 3 4.02 3.56 10.73
31 QuackShot starring Donald Duck 4.02 2.99 9.06
32 Earthworm Jim 2 4.02 3.44 11.10
33 Splatterhouse 3 3.98 3.52 10.74
34 Sagaia 3.98 3.67 40.63
35 Mega Man: The Wily Wars 3.97 3.44 8.87
36 Elemental Master 3.97 3.54 22.55
37 Thunder Force III 3.95 3.38 9.61
38 Mega Turrican 3.94 3.52 8.75
39 ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron 3.94 3.04 10.44
40 Zombies Ate My Neighbors 3.94 3.66 25.24
41 Sunset Riders 3.93 3.27 10.84
42 Ecco: The Tides of Time 3.93 3.85 11.42
43 The Adventures of Batman & Robin 3.93 3.85 8.69
44 The Revenge of Shinobi 3.93 3.88 9.70
45 Streets of Rage 3.92 3.25 10.58
46 Comix Zone 3.92 3.85 9.23
47 Rainbow Islands Extra 3.92 3.40 ---
48 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Hyperstone Heist 3.92 2.93 5.51
49 General Chaos 3.91 3.18 5.70
50 Gley Lancer 3.90 3.44 ---
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