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Shortest NES Games: Action

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Donkey Kong Jr. 3.23 3.04 2.81
2 Donkey Kong 3.44 3.02 4.12
3 Kung Fu 3.33 3.23 5.55
4 Super C 4.08 3.84 6.43
5 Disney's DuckTales 4.03 2.98 7.31
6 Batman: The Video Game 3.76 3.95 8.07
7 Life Force 3.94 3.77 8.44
8 Mega Man 3.78 3.98 8.55
9 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 3.80 2.83 8.65
10 Contra 4.22 3.88 8.72
11 Double Dragon 3.67 3.70 8.75
12 River City Ransom 4.09 3.13 8.87
13 Mega Man 5 3.87 3.32 9.11
14 Castlevania 3.93 4.09 9.19
15 Mega Man 2 4.31 3.60 9.43
16 Mega Man 6 3.86 3.26 9.69
17 Mega Man 4 3.97 3.41 9.73
18 Mega Man 3 4.20 3.63 10.10
19 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.90 3.60 10.32
20 Duck Hunt 3.50 2.86 10.38
21 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.07 3.33 10.49
22 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.94 3.35 10.52
23 Kirby's Adventure 4.18 2.71 11.13
24 Bionic Commando 3.91 3.67 11.27
25 Kid Icarus 3.55 3.92 11.29
26 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.14 4.10 11.80
27 Bubble Bobble 3.90 3.25 12.15
28 Blaster Master 3.98 3.81 12.75
29 Ninja Gaiden 4.00 4.52 12.87
30 Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom 3.82 4.44 12.89
31 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.08 4.22 13.03
32 Super Mario Bros. 2 3.83 3.21 13.17
33 Super Mario Bros. 4.22 3.32 13.89
34 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3.17 4.20 14.18
35 Mario Bros. 3.47 3.05 17.21
36 Super Mario Bros. 3 4.53 3.25 18.97
37 Battletoads 3.71 4.60 22.80
37 games in results