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Hardest DS Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Contra 4 4.02 4.28 13.00
2 Cory in the House 4.27 4.27 74.47
3 Trauma Center: Under the Knife 3.86 4.07 17.45
4 Etrian Odyssey 3.91 4.06 61.05
5 Etrian Odyssey II: Heroes of Lagaard 4.12 4.01 62.51
6 Etrian Odyssey III: The Drowned City 4.31 3.99 72.67
7 Knights in the Nightmare 3.88 3.90 36.00
8 Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey 3.80 3.88 64.31
9 Mega Man Zero Collection 4.30 3.85 34.32
10 Trauma Center: Under the Knife 2 4.20 3.78 22.15
11 Izuna: Legend of the Unemployed Ninja 3.49 3.74 25.27
12 Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 4.26 3.71 45.72
13 Osu! Tatakae! Ouendan 4.34 3.69 24.90
14 Moero! Nekketsu Rhythm Damashii: Osu! Tatakae! Ouendan 2 4.53 3.67 29.50
15 Advance Wars: Days of Ruin 4.04 3.66 39.15
16 Fire Emblem: Shin Monshou no Nazo - Hikari to Kage no Eiyuu 4.17 3.66 33.81
17 Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 4.35 3.66 45.91
18 Metal Slug 7 3.76 3.65 10.36
19 Rhythm Heaven 4.15 3.63 24.43
20 Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia 3.99 3.63 27.76
21 Infinite Space 4.13 3.63 65.31
22 Valkyrie Profile: Covenant of the Plume 3.77 3.62 35.11
23 Elite Beat Agents 4.18 3.58 22.27
24 Lost in Blue 3.41 3.53 29.08
25 Final Fantasy IV 4.20 3.48 46.74
26 Lost Magic 3.61 3.43 25.11
27 Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword 3.87 3.42 15.95
28 Advance Wars: Dual Strike 4.13 3.40 41.57
29 Final Fantasy III 3.77 3.38 44.16
30 Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light 3.67 3.36 44.85
31 Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box 4.23 3.36 21.83
32 Mega Man ZX 3.98 3.35 21.80
33 The World Ends with You 4.49 3.33 44.09
34 Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon 3.36 3.33 32.24
35 Mega Man ZX Advent 4.03 3.32 23.94
36 Professor Layton and the Curious Village 4.19 3.32 20.67
37 Disgaea DS 4.25 3.32 68.40
38 Professor Layton and the Unwound Future 4.40 3.30 23.99
39 Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords 3.91 3.29 32.33
40 Might & Magic: Clash of Heroes 4.09 3.29 32.10
41 Resident Evil: Deadly Silence 3.97 3.29 12.35
42 Age of Empires: The Age of Kings 3.46 3.28 40.13
43 Professor Layton and the Last Specter 4.18 3.23 22.69
44 Phantasy Star Zero 4.02 3.23 44.29
45 Final Fantasy XII: Revenant Wings 3.53 3.22 40.06
46 Mega Man Battle Network 5: Double Team 3.99 3.22 39.77
47 Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's Stardust Accelerator: World Championship 2009 3.87 3.21 39.65
48 Metroid Prime Pinball 3.54 3.21 10.27
49 Metroid Prime: Hunters 3.66 3.21 22.15
50 Star Fox Command 3.39 3.20 18.37
225 games in results