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Hardest PC Games: Action

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Super Hexagon 3.93 4.71 17.18
2 Super Meat Boy 4.09 4.56 30.22
3 Touhou Chireiden: Subterranean Animism 4.16 4.49 14.64
4 Touhou Koumakyou: Embodiment of Scarlet Devil 4.17 4.39 15.97
5 Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures 3.76 4.28 8.40
6 Spelunky 3.96 4.23 42.68
7 DayZ 3.83 4.15 70.11
8 Bit.Trip Runner 3.45 4.08 13.38
9 Touhou Youyoumu: Perfect Cherry Blossom 4.19 4.08 15.25
10 Risk of Rain 3.93 4.02 30.48
11 The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth 4.51 4.01 76.92
12 Touhou Eiyashou: Imperishable Night 4.17 3.99 18.07
13 The Binding of Isaac: The Wrath of the Lamb 4.10 3.98 48.63
14 The Binding of Isaac 4.02 3.98 40.90
15 Osu! 4.31 3.96 76.85
16 Rogue Legacy 4.01 3.93 27.12
17 VVVVVV 3.96 3.90 5.61
18 Hotline Miami 4.06 3.86 9.45
19 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 4.05 3.75 70.34
20 S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl 3.94 3.73 36.93
21 Final Doom 4.17 3.72 32.39
22 Jamestown: Legend of the Lost Colony 3.81 3.70 5.34
23 Serious Sam 3: BFE 3.79 3.67 16.50
24 Street Fighter X Mega Man 3.71 3.67 6.13
25 Killing Floor 3.93 3.65 54.55
26 Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 4.06 3.65 52.91
27 Payday: The Heist 3.67 3.65 24.39
28 Far Cry 3.79 3.64 21.40
29 Payday 2 3.70 3.64 62.80
30 Cave Story 4.53 3.63 13.76
31 Braid 4.01 3.62 9.01
32 Cave Story Plus 4.27 3.62 13.72
33 PlanetSide 2 3.67 3.59 64.93
34 Ori and the Blind Forest 4.35 3.46 11.24
35 Counter-Strike: Source 3.97 3.46 59.83
36 S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat 4.08 3.41 36.02
37 Doom II 4.27 3.41 25.98
38 Counter-Strike 3.97 3.37 61.33
39 Metro 2033 3.77 3.34 15.78
40 Shovel Knight 4.30 3.33 10.59
41 Max Payne 3 3.88 3.32 16.92
42 Quake 4.10 3.32 25.69
43 The Ultimate Doom 4.41 3.31 21.14
44 Wolfenstein 3D 3.88 3.31 18.14
45 Doom (1993) 4.30 3.31 26.00
46 Star Wars Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II 3.91 3.31 23.45
47 Hitman: Contracts 3.78 3.30 18.95
48 Serious Sam: The First Encounter 3.86 3.28 22.86
49 Orcs Must Die! 3.73 3.28 18.95
50 Quake III Arena 3.92 3.28 34.46
146 games in results