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Shortest NES Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Donkey Kong Jr. 3.22 3.00 2.55
2 Donkey Kong 3.41 3.01 3.95
3 Disney's The Little Mermaid 3.38 2.21 4.13
4 Kung Fu 3.31 3.21 5.22
5 Super C 4.07 3.86 6.15
6 Balloon Fight 3.41 3.17 6.32
7 Disney's DuckTales 4.02 2.97 7.06
8 Ice Climber 3.17 3.36 7.26
9 Jackal 3.89 3.24 7.61
10 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 3.80 2.81 7.69
11 Excitebike 3.55 2.89 7.77
12 Disney's DuckTales 2 3.94 2.82 7.88
13 Mega Man 3.76 3.98 8.07
14 Double Dragon 3.64 3.75 8.20
15 Disney's Darkwing Duck 3.78 3.10 8.20
16 Little Nemo: The Dream Master 3.82 3.64 8.24
17 Life Force 3.91 3.80 8.39
18 Batman: The Video Game 3.75 3.94 8.45
19 Contra 4.22 3.88 8.51
20 Mega Man 5 3.86 3.29 8.63
21 River City Ransom 4.09 3.12 8.79
22 Wizards & Warriors 3.57 3.44 8.93
23 Mega Man 6 3.87 3.23 8.94
24 Castlevania 3.92 4.09 9.09
25 Mega Man 2 4.28 3.60 9.18
26 Mega Man 4 3.97 3.38 9.20
27 Gradius 3.68 3.91 9.46
28 Shadowgate (1987) 3.69 3.59 9.50
29 Mega Man 3 4.20 3.63 9.55
30 Tiny Toon Adventures 3.53 3.18 9.83
31 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 2 3.84 2.69 9.85
32 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.05 3.31 9.89
33 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.94 3.33 10.28
34 Duck Hunt 3.48 2.86 10.42
35 Bionic Commando 3.88 3.71 10.79
36 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.90 3.64 10.86
37 Adventure Island 3.31 3.86 10.86
38 Kirby's Adventure 4.17 2.71 10.94
39 Kid Icarus 3.55 3.94 11.14
40 Adventures of Lolo 3.74 3.38 11.18
41 Dr. Mario 3.76 3.10 11.62
42 Bubble Bobble 3.88 3.26 11.81
43 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.13 4.11 11.89
44 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.08 4.19 11.90
45 Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! 4.17 4.01 12.38
46 Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom 3.84 4.38 12.46
47 Ninja Gaiden 3.99 4.54 12.59
48 Double Dragon III: The Sacred Stones 3.21 4.14 12.76
49 The Guardian Legend 4.17 3.70 12.81
50 Castlevania II: Simon's Quest 3.53 3.59 13.15
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