List Criteria

Highest Rated NES Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Super Mario Bros. 3 4.53 3.24 18.60
2 Dragon Warrior IV 4.30 3.30 48.40
3 Mega Man 2 4.29 3.60 9.20
4 Tecmo Super Bowl 4.27 2.92 37.79
5 Super Mario Bros. / Duck Hunt 4.24 3.22 17.56
6 The Legend of Zelda 4.24 3.70 22.37
7 Super Mario Bros. / Duck Hunt / World Class Track Meet 4.23 3.11 22.14
8 Contra 4.22 3.88 8.58
9 Super Mario Bros. 4.21 3.31 13.24
10 Mega Man 3 4.20 3.63 9.57
11 Crystalis 4.19 3.26 19.11
12 Dragon Warrior III 4.18 3.37 44.25
13 Kirby's Adventure 4.18 2.71 10.89
14 Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! 4.17 4.01 11.90
15 The Guardian Legend 4.17 3.70 12.20
16 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.13 4.11 11.98
17 Mr. Gimmick 4.12 3.96 3.93
18 Little Samson 4.11 3.07 4.94
19 Tetris (Tengen) 4.11 3.14 27.40
20 Tetris 4.10 3.14 24.94
21 Punch-Out!! 4.09 3.97 13.91
22 Shatterhand 4.09 3.60 6.63
23 River City Ransom 4.09 3.12 8.72
24 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.08 4.19 11.90
25 Super C 4.08 3.86 6.21
26 Gun Nac 4.07 3.45 4.26
27 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.05 3.31 9.88
28 Destiny of an Emperor 4.03 3.28 29.35
29 KickMaster 4.02 3.28 9.87
30 Disney's DuckTales 4.02 2.97 7.13
31 Metal Storm 4.01 3.82 6.91
32 Maniac Mansion 4.01 3.33 17.59
33 Ninja Gaiden 4.00 4.54 12.62
34 Mega Man 4 3.97 3.38 9.22
35 Blaster Master 3.97 3.83 13.46
36 Vice: Project Doom 3.97 3.20 5.56
37 Baseball Stars 3.96 2.92 40.97
38 Final Fantasy 3.96 3.67 34.93
39 EarthBound Beginnings 3.96 3.79 22.87
40 Disney's DuckTales 2 3.95 2.81 8.08
41 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.95 3.33 10.40
42 StarTropics 3.94 3.42 15.72
43 Super Dodge Ball 3.92 2.78 8.57
44 Castlevania 3.92 4.10 9.11
45 Life Force 3.91 3.80 8.48
46 Final Fantasy III 3.91 3.44 37.88
47 Journey to Silius 3.90 3.86 9.16
48 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.90 3.63 10.93
49 Jackal 3.89 3.25 7.67
50 Bubble Bobble 3.89 3.26 11.74
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