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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 18.54
2 Mega Man 2 4.29 3.60 9.11
3 Contra 4.22 3.88 8.54
4 Super Mario Bros. 4.21 3.31 13.17
5 Mega Man 3 4.21 3.62 9.67
6 The Guardian Legend 4.20 3.69 12.20
7 Kirby's Adventure 4.18 2.71 10.90
8 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.13 4.11 12.34
9 Little Samson 4.11 3.06 4.98
10 Mr. Gimmick 4.10 3.94 3.91
11 River City Ransom 4.09 3.13 8.67
12 Shatterhand 4.08 3.58 6.60
13 Super C 4.08 3.85 6.32
14 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.08 4.19 12.15
15 Gun Nac 4.07 3.44 4.36
16 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.06 3.31 9.90
17 Metal Storm 4.03 3.80 6.32
18 KickMaster 4.03 3.30 9.96
19 Disney's DuckTales 4.03 2.97 7.15
20 Ninja Gaiden 4.00 4.53 12.83
21 Blaster Master 3.98 3.83 13.58
22 Vice: Project Doom 3.97 3.23 5.56
23 Disney's DuckTales 2 3.97 2.82 8.30
24 Mega Man 4 3.97 3.38 9.28
25 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.95 3.33 10.51
26 Journey to Silius 3.94 3.85 9.00
27 Castlevania 3.92 4.09 9.23
28 Life Force 3.92 3.79 8.52
29 Bubble Bobble 3.89 3.26 11.83
30 Jackal 3.89 3.25 7.62
31 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.89 3.63 10.75
32 Bionic Commando 3.89 3.69 10.81
33 Bucky O'Hare 3.88 3.81 8.89
34 Mega Man 5 3.86 3.28 8.70
35 Mega Man 6 3.86 3.23 9.02
36 Mighty Final Fight 3.84 3.13 8.03
37 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 2 3.84 2.67 10.46
38 Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom 3.83 4.39 12.64
39 Little Nemo: The Dream Master 3.83 3.64 8.21
40 Super Mario Bros. 2 3.83 3.21 13.14
41 Battle City 3.82 3.18 28.01
42 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 3.81 2.81 7.78
43 Guerrilla War 3.80 2.73 7.26
44 Shadow of the Ninja 3.80 3.39 7.02
45 Disney's Darkwing Duck 3.78 3.10 8.34
46 Mega Man 3.76 3.98 8.02
47 Battletoads & Double Dragon 3.75 3.70 16.00
48 Power Blade 3.75 3.05 9.20
49 Batman: The Video Game 3.75 3.93 8.52
50 Dragon Spirit: The New Legend 3.73 3.46 3.49
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