List Criteria

Shortest NES Games

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 6.41
5 Disney's DuckTales 4.03 2.98 7.31
6 Excitebike 3.57 2.89 7.59
7 Batman: The Video Game 3.76 3.95 8.07
8 Mega Man 3.78 3.98 8.55
9 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 3.80 2.83 8.65
10 Double Dragon 3.67 3.70 8.75
11 Contra 4.22 3.88 8.86
12 River City Ransom 4.09 3.13 8.87
13 Mega Man 5 3.87 3.31 9.10
14 Life Force 3.94 3.77 9.13
15 Castlevania 3.93 4.09 9.19
16 Mega Man 2 4.31 3.60 9.43
17 Mega Man 6 3.86 3.26 9.69
18 Mega Man 4 3.97 3.41 9.73
19 Mega Man 3 4.20 3.63 10.10
20 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.90 3.60 10.32
21 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.07 3.33 10.49
22 Dr. Mario 3.78 3.10 10.49
23 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.94 3.35 10.52
24 Duck Hunt 3.51 2.86 10.91
25 Kirby's Adventure 4.18 2.71 11.13
26 Bionic Commando 3.91 3.67 11.27
27 Kid Icarus 3.55 3.92 11.29
28 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.14 4.10 11.80
29 Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! 4.17 3.97 11.99
30 Bubble Bobble 3.90 3.25 12.15
31 Blaster Master 3.98 3.81 12.75
32 Castlevania II: Simon's Quest 3.56 3.57 12.84
33 Ninja Gaiden 4.00 4.52 12.87
34 Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom 3.82 4.44 12.89
35 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.08 4.22 13.03
36 Super Mario Bros. 2 3.83 3.21 13.17
37 Super Mario Bros. 4.22 3.32 13.88
38 Metroid 3.88 3.88 14.13
39 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3.18 4.21 14.18
40 Punch-Out!! 4.07 3.95 15.34
41 StarTropics 3.94 3.43 15.58
42 Mario Bros. 3.47 3.05 17.21
43 Super Mario Bros. / Duck Hunt 4.25 3.23 17.39
44 Faxanadu 3.72 3.64 17.82
45 Metal Gear 3.41 3.84 18.64
46 Crystalis 4.22 3.27 18.94
47 Super Mario Bros. 3 4.53 3.25 18.96
48 Zelda II: The Adventure of Link 3.72 4.09 22.42
49 The Legend of Zelda 4.26 3.69 22.59
50 Battletoads 3.71 4.60 22.74
59 games in results