List Criteria

Highest Rated NES Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Super Mario Bros. 3 4.53 3.25 18.56
2 Dragon Warrior IV 4.30 3.29 48.37
3 Mega Man 2 4.29 3.60 9.12
4 Tecmo Super Bowl 4.28 2.92 36.58
5 Super Mario Bros. / Duck Hunt 4.25 3.22 17.50
6 The Legend of Zelda 4.24 3.70 22.39
7 Super Mario Bros. / Duck Hunt / World Class Track Meet 4.22 3.11 22.27
8 Contra 4.22 3.88 8.54
9 Super Mario Bros. 4.21 3.31 13.19
10 Mega Man 3 4.21 3.62 9.68
11 Crystalis 4.19 3.27 19.05
12 The Guardian Legend 4.19 3.69 12.20
13 Dragon Warrior III 4.18 3.37 43.86
14 Kirby's Adventure 4.18 2.71 10.90
15 Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! 4.17 4.00 11.97
16 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.13 4.11 12.36
17 Little Samson 4.11 3.06 4.98
18 Mr. Gimmick 4.10 3.94 3.91
19 Tetris 4.10 3.13 25.57
20 Tetris (Tengen) 4.10 3.14 28.41
21 River City Ransom 4.09 3.13 8.67
22 Punch-Out!! 4.09 3.97 14.11
23 Super C 4.08 3.85 6.32
24 Shatterhand 4.08 3.58 6.60
25 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.08 4.19 12.21
26 Gun Nac 4.07 3.44 4.36
27 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.06 3.31 9.92
28 Destiny of an Emperor 4.05 3.28 29.35
29 Metal Storm 4.03 3.80 6.32
30 KickMaster 4.03 3.30 9.96
31 Disney's DuckTales 4.02 2.97 7.18
32 Maniac Mansion 4.02 3.34 17.89
33 Ninja Gaiden 4.00 4.53 12.84
34 Blaster Master 3.98 3.83 13.58
35 Baseball Stars 3.97 2.90 42.00
36 EarthBound Beginnings 3.97 3.79 23.18
37 Vice: Project Doom 3.97 3.23 5.56
38 Final Fantasy 3.97 3.67 35.07
39 Mega Man 4 3.97 3.38 9.28
40 Disney's DuckTales 2 3.96 2.84 8.57
41 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.95 3.33 10.53
42 StarTropics 3.94 3.41 15.34
43 Journey to Silius 3.94 3.85 9.00
44 Super Dodge Ball 3.92 2.77 8.61
45 Castlevania 3.92 4.09 9.21
46 Life Force 3.92 3.80 8.51
47 Final Fantasy III 3.91 3.44 37.50
48 Bubble Bobble 3.89 3.26 11.85
49 Jackal 3.89 3.25 7.58
50 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.89 3.63 10.76
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