List Criteria

Highest Rated NES Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Super Mario Bros. 3 4.53 3.24 18.58
2 Dragon Warrior IV 4.31 3.30 48.48
3 Mega Man 2 4.29 3.60 9.13
4 Tecmo Super Bowl 4.27 2.92 37.79
5 Super Mario Bros. / Duck Hunt 4.24 3.22 17.46
6 The Legend of Zelda 4.24 3.70 22.44
7 Super Mario Bros. / Duck Hunt / World Class Track Meet 4.23 3.11 22.27
8 Contra 4.22 3.88 8.57
9 Mega Man 3 4.21 3.63 9.57
10 Super Mario Bros. 4.21 3.31 13.11
11 Crystalis 4.19 3.27 19.04
12 Dragon Warrior III 4.18 3.37 44.19
13 Kirby's Adventure 4.18 2.71 10.90
14 The Guardian Legend 4.17 3.69 12.20
15 Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! 4.17 4.01 11.88
16 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.14 4.11 12.00
17 Mr. Gimmick 4.12 3.95 4.03
18 Little Samson 4.11 3.06 4.95
19 Tetris 4.10 3.14 25.05
20 Tetris (Tengen) 4.10 3.14 27.40
21 Punch-Out!! 4.09 3.97 13.95
22 River City Ransom 4.09 3.13 8.61
23 Shatterhand 4.09 3.60 6.63
24 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.09 4.20 12.00
25 Super C 4.08 3.86 6.24
26 Gun Nac 4.07 3.45 4.26
27 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.06 3.31 9.89
28 Destiny of an Emperor 4.04 3.29 29.35
29 Disney's DuckTales 4.02 2.97 7.15
30 KickMaster 4.02 3.29 9.91
31 Metal Storm 4.02 3.81 6.91
32 Maniac Mansion 4.01 3.34 17.67
33 Ninja Gaiden 3.99 4.54 12.67
34 Vice: Project Doom 3.97 3.20 5.56
35 Blaster Master 3.97 3.83 13.38
36 Mega Man 4 3.97 3.38 9.19
37 Final Fantasy 3.96 3.67 34.99
38 Baseball Stars 3.96 2.92 40.97
39 EarthBound Beginnings 3.96 3.80 22.92
40 Disney's DuckTales 2 3.96 2.81 8.20
41 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.95 3.33 10.44
42 StarTropics 3.94 3.42 15.31
43 Super Dodge Ball 3.93 2.78 8.52
44 Journey to Silius 3.93 3.85 9.00
45 Castlevania 3.92 4.10 9.11
46 Life Force 3.92 3.80 8.50
47 Final Fantasy III 3.91 3.44 37.88
48 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.90 3.63 10.98
49 Bubble Bobble 3.89 3.26 11.78
50 Jackal 3.89 3.25 7.67
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