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Hardest PC Games: Action

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Super Hexagon 3.89 4.73 17.81
2 Super Meat Boy 4.08 4.57 30.57
3 Touhou Chireiden: Subterranean Animism 4.16 4.48 14.36
4 Touhou Koumakyou: Embodiment of Scarlet Devil 4.17 4.38 15.64
5 Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures 3.75 4.26 8.41
6 Spelunky 3.98 4.22 43.42
7 DayZ 3.76 4.14 71.88
8 Touhou Youyoumu: Perfect Cherry Blossom 4.20 4.09 15.01
9 Bit.Trip Runner 3.45 4.08 13.38
10 Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number 3.84 4.02 12.62
11 Risk of Rain 3.88 4.02 30.33
12 The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth 4.48 4.01 76.71
13 The Binding of Isaac: The Wrath of the Lamb 4.11 3.98 50.50
14 The Binding of Isaac 4.01 3.98 42.70
15 Osu! 4.32 3.98 77.26
16 Touhou Eiyashou: Imperishable Night 4.17 3.97 17.72
17 Rogue Legacy 4.01 3.94 27.38
18 VVVVVV 3.95 3.91 5.64
19 Hotline Miami 4.07 3.85 9.35
20 Final Doom 4.16 3.76 33.21
21 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 4.01 3.74 72.56
22 S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl 3.94 3.71 37.83
23 Jamestown: Legend of the Lost Colony 3.81 3.71 5.34
24 Street Fighter X Mega Man 3.71 3.67 5.96
25 Payday: The Heist 3.64 3.66 24.26
26 Killing Floor 3.93 3.65 55.71
27 Cave Story 4.53 3.65 14.45
28 Far Cry 3.79 3.64 21.02
29 Serious Sam 3: BFE 3.77 3.64 17.35
30 Braid 4.00 3.63 9.00
31 Payday 2 3.65 3.62 64.23
32 Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 4.02 3.61 53.06
33 Cave Story Plus 4.25 3.60 14.18
34 S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky 3.69 3.60 26.35
35 PlanetSide 2 3.65 3.59 65.79
36 Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 3.67 3.58 46.47
37 DOOM 3.95 3.53 16.75
38 Ori and the Blind Forest 4.30 3.46 11.43
39 Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition 4.20 3.45 35.76
40 Counter-Strike: Source 3.97 3.44 60.61
41 Doom II 4.27 3.42 26.02
42 S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat 4.07 3.38 37.59
43 Counter-Strike 3.97 3.36 62.08
44 Skullgirls 3.90 3.34 21.82
45 The Ultimate Doom 4.41 3.33 20.75
46 Mortal Kombat Komplete Edition 4.03 3.33 31.35
47 Quake 4.10 3.32 25.91
48 Hitman: Contracts 3.78 3.32 18.93
49 Doom (1993) 4.30 3.32 26.03
50 Max Payne 3 3.94 3.32 16.39
166 games in results