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Highest Rated NES Games: Action

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Super Mario Bros. 3 4.53 3.25 18.80
2 Mega Man 2 4.30 3.59 9.19
3 Contra 4.22 3.88 8.73
4 Super Mario Bros. 4.21 3.31 13.46
5 The Guardian Legend 4.21 3.68 12.16
6 Mega Man 3 4.21 3.63 9.53
7 Kirby's Adventure 4.18 2.70 10.96
8 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.14 4.11 12.23
9 Little Samson 4.13 3.05 4.85
10 River City Ransom 4.10 3.13 8.79
11 Gun Nac 4.09 3.46 4.14
12 Shatterhand 4.09 3.59 6.66
13 Super C 4.08 3.85 6.31
14 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.08 4.20 12.32
15 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.06 3.31 10.15
16 KickMaster 4.04 3.27 10.01
17 Disney's DuckTales 4.03 2.97 7.22
18 Metal Storm 4.03 3.81 6.10
19 Ninja Gaiden 4.00 4.52 12.72
20 Vice: Project Doom 3.99 3.23 5.70
21 Blaster Master 3.98 3.82 13.30
22 Mega Man 4 3.96 3.39 9.34
23 Disney's DuckTales 2 3.96 2.84 8.86
24 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.95 3.33 10.45
25 Journey to Silius 3.95 3.85 9.25
26 Castlevania 3.93 4.09 9.15
27 Life Force 3.92 3.79 8.62
28 Bubble Bobble 3.90 3.26 12.19
29 Bionic Commando 3.89 3.68 10.93
30 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.89 3.62 10.93
31 Jackal 3.88 3.25 7.78
32 Bucky O'Hare 3.88 3.79 8.95
33 Mega Man 6 3.87 3.24 9.18
34 Mega Man 5 3.86 3.28 8.77
35 Battle City 3.86 3.19 29.01
36 Mighty Final Fight 3.84 3.12 8.28
37 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 2 3.84 2.71 11.05
38 Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom 3.84 4.41 12.22
39 Super Mario Bros. 2 3.83 3.21 13.18
40 Little Nemo: The Dream Master 3.83 3.64 8.37
41 Guerrilla War 3.83 2.74 7.73
42 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 3.81 2.82 8.36
43 Shadow of the Ninja 3.80 3.37 6.94
44 Disney's Darkwing Duck 3.77 3.09 8.65
45 Mega Man 3.76 3.97 8.08
46 Power Blade 3.76 3.08 9.36
47 Battletoads & Double Dragon 3.75 3.70 16.66
48 Batman: The Video Game 3.75 3.93 8.62
49 Jackie Chan's Action Kung Fu 3.75 2.86 8.21
50 Felix the Cat 3.71 2.51 5.89
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