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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 18.58
2 Mega Man 2 4.30 3.60 9.14
3 Contra 4.22 3.88 8.59
4 Super Mario Bros. 4.21 3.31 13.25
5 Mega Man 3 4.21 3.63 9.64
6 The Guardian Legend 4.19 3.69 12.20
7 Kirby's Adventure 4.18 2.71 10.89
8 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.13 4.10 12.28
9 Little Samson 4.12 3.06 4.98
10 Mr. Gimmick 4.12 3.94 3.97
11 River City Ransom 4.09 3.13 8.71
12 Super C 4.08 3.85 6.32
13 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.08 4.20 12.07
14 Shatterhand 4.07 3.57 6.49
15 Gun Nac 4.07 3.44 4.36
16 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.06 3.31 9.93
17 Metal Storm 4.04 3.81 6.41
18 KickMaster 4.03 3.30 9.96
19 Disney's DuckTales 4.02 2.97 7.23
20 Ninja Gaiden 4.00 4.53 12.71
21 Blaster Master 3.98 3.83 13.60
22 Vice: Project Doom 3.97 3.23 5.56
23 Mega Man 4 3.97 3.38 9.30
24 Disney's DuckTales 2 3.95 2.85 8.63
25 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.95 3.33 10.55
26 Journey to Silius 3.95 3.84 9.00
27 Castlevania 3.92 4.09 9.23
28 Life Force 3.92 3.79 8.51
29 Bubble Bobble 3.89 3.26 11.90
30 Bionic Commando 3.89 3.69 10.81
31 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.89 3.63 10.71
32 Jackal 3.89 3.25 7.58
33 Bucky O'Hare 3.89 3.81 8.89
34 Mega Man 5 3.87 3.28 8.73
35 Mega Man 6 3.86 3.23 9.03
36 Mighty Final Fight 3.85 3.13 8.09
37 Battle City 3.83 3.18 28.51
38 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 2 3.83 2.68 10.64
39 Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom 3.83 4.40 12.40
40 Super Mario Bros. 2 3.83 3.21 13.18
41 Little Nemo: The Dream Master 3.83 3.64 8.25
42 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 3.80 2.81 7.87
43 Shadow of the Ninja 3.80 3.38 7.00
44 Guerrilla War 3.80 2.74 7.26
45 Disney's Darkwing Duck 3.79 3.10 8.51
46 Mega Man 3.76 3.98 8.02
47 Battletoads & Double Dragon 3.76 3.71 16.43
48 Power Blade 3.75 3.05 9.16
49 Batman: The Video Game 3.75 3.93 8.51
50 Dragon Spirit: The New Legend 3.74 3.46 3.49
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