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Shortest NES Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Donkey Kong Jr. 3.23 3.01 2.76
2 Donkey Kong 3.44 3.00 4.12
3 Kung Fu 3.33 3.24 5.56
4 Super C 4.08 3.84 6.32
5 Disney's DuckTales 4.03 2.98 7.27
6 Excitebike 3.57 2.89 7.57
7 Batman: The Video Game 3.76 3.94 7.95
8 Mega Man 3.78 3.98 8.36
9 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 3.81 2.83 8.49
10 Double Dragon 3.66 3.71 8.58
11 Contra 4.22 3.88 8.97
12 Life Force 3.93 3.78 8.98
13 Mega Man 5 3.87 3.31 9.01
14 River City Ransom 4.09 3.13 9.07
15 Castlevania 3.93 4.09 9.30
16 Mega Man 2 4.30 3.60 9.35
17 Mega Man 6 3.87 3.25 9.54
18 Mega Man 4 3.98 3.40 9.57
19 Mega Man 3 4.20 3.63 9.82
20 Dr. Mario 3.77 3.11 10.37
21 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.07 3.32 10.46
22 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.90 3.61 10.50
23 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.95 3.34 10.54
24 Duck Hunt 3.50 2.86 10.80
25 Kirby's Adventure 4.18 2.71 11.05
26 Kid Icarus 3.55 3.92 11.30
27 Bionic Commando 3.90 3.68 11.35
28 Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! 4.17 3.98 11.71
29 Bubble Bobble 3.90 3.25 12.09
30 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.14 4.10 12.09
31 Ninja Gaiden 4.00 4.52 12.87
32 Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom 3.83 4.44 12.88
33 Castlevania II: Simon's Quest 3.55 3.57 13.07
34 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.08 4.22 13.08
35 Super Mario Bros. 2 3.83 3.20 13.21
36 Blaster Master 3.98 3.81 13.37
37 Super Mario Bros. 4.22 3.31 13.78
38 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3.18 4.20 13.99
39 Metroid 3.88 3.89 14.08
40 Punch-Out!! 4.08 3.96 15.03
41 StarTropics 3.95 3.43 15.55
42 Mario Bros. 3.46 3.05 16.42
43 Super Mario Bros. / Duck Hunt 4.25 3.23 17.27
44 Faxanadu 3.72 3.63 17.85
45 Super Mario Bros. 3 4.53 3.25 18.92
46 Crystalis 4.21 3.27 18.94
47 Metal Gear 3.41 3.84 19.01
48 Zelda II: The Adventure of Link 3.71 4.10 22.19
49 The Legend of Zelda 4.26 3.69 22.40
50 Battletoads 3.71 4.60 22.83
59 games in results