List Criteria

Shortest NES Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Donkey Kong Jr. 3.24 3.01 2.69
2 Donkey Kong 3.44 3.00 4.33
3 Kung Fu 3.32 3.23 5.45
4 Super C 4.08 3.85 6.31
5 Balloon Fight 3.41 3.18 6.38
6 Disney's DuckTales 4.03 2.97 7.22
7 Excitebike 3.57 2.89 7.95
8 Mega Man 3.76 3.97 8.09
9 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 3.81 2.82 8.36
10 Double Dragon 3.65 3.74 8.37
11 Little Nemo: The Dream Master 3.83 3.64 8.37
12 Batman: The Video Game 3.75 3.93 8.62
13 Life Force 3.92 3.79 8.62
14 Contra 4.22 3.88 8.73
15 Mega Man 5 3.86 3.28 8.77
16 River City Ransom 4.10 3.13 8.79
17 Castlevania 3.93 4.09 9.16
18 Mega Man 6 3.87 3.24 9.18
19 Mega Man 2 4.30 3.59 9.20
20 Wizards & Warriors 3.58 3.42 9.21
21 Shadowgate (1987) 3.67 3.56 9.24
22 Mega Man 4 3.96 3.39 9.34
23 Mega Man 3 4.21 3.63 9.54
24 Tiny Toon Adventures 3.54 3.16 9.97
25 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.06 3.31 10.15
26 Dr. Mario 3.77 3.10 10.30
27 Gradius 3.70 3.91 10.45
28 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.95 3.33 10.45
29 Bionic Commando 3.89 3.68 10.93
30 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.89 3.62 10.93
31 Kirby's Adventure 4.18 2.70 10.96
32 Kid Icarus 3.55 3.93 11.08
33 Duck Hunt 3.50 2.84 11.12
34 Adventures of Lolo 3.72 3.41 11.77
35 Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! 4.17 3.99 12.15
36 Bubble Bobble 3.90 3.26 12.19
37 Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom 3.83 4.40 12.22
38 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.14 4.11 12.26
39 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.08 4.20 12.39
40 Ninja Gaiden 4.00 4.52 12.67
41 Super Mario Bros. 2 3.83 3.21 13.18
42 Castlevania II: Simon's Quest 3.54 3.58 13.22
43 Blaster Master 3.98 3.82 13.30
44 Super Mario Bros. 4.21 3.31 13.47
45 Metroid 3.87 3.89 14.03
46 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3.18 4.20 14.45
47 Punch-Out!! 4.09 3.96 14.47
48 StarTropics 3.94 3.42 15.42
49 Blades of Steel 3.70 2.88 15.64
50 Mario Bros. 3.47 3.04 16.38
68 games in results