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Shortest NES Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Donkey Kong Jr. 3.22 3.00 2.56
2 Donkey Kong 3.41 3.01 4.02
3 Disney's The Little Mermaid 3.37 2.21 4.13
4 Kung Fu 3.31 3.22 5.30
5 Super C 4.07 3.86 6.20
6 Balloon Fight 3.41 3.17 6.40
7 Disney's DuckTales 4.02 2.97 7.11
8 Jackal 3.89 3.24 7.67
9 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 3.80 2.81 7.76
10 Excitebike 3.55 2.89 7.76
11 Mega Man 3.76 3.98 8.06
12 Disney's DuckTales 2 3.94 2.81 8.08
13 Little Nemo: The Dream Master 3.83 3.64 8.24
14 Double Dragon 3.64 3.75 8.29
15 Disney's Darkwing Duck 3.78 3.10 8.36
16 Life Force 3.91 3.81 8.45
17 Batman: The Video Game 3.75 3.94 8.46
18 Contra 4.21 3.88 8.56
19 Mega Man 5 3.86 3.28 8.66
20 River City Ransom 4.09 3.12 8.74
21 Mega Man 6 3.87 3.23 8.98
22 Wizards & Warriors 3.57 3.43 9.01
23 Castlevania 3.91 4.09 9.09
24 Mega Man 2 4.28 3.60 9.19
25 Mega Man 4 3.97 3.38 9.22
26 Shadowgate (1987) 3.69 3.59 9.49
27 Mega Man 3 4.20 3.63 9.56
28 Gradius 3.68 3.92 9.57
29 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.05 3.31 9.89
30 Tiny Toon Adventures 3.53 3.18 10.01
31 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 2 3.83 2.69 10.03
32 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.95 3.33 10.38
33 Duck Hunt 3.48 2.86 10.68
34 Bionic Commando 3.88 3.71 10.79
35 Kid Icarus 3.54 3.95 10.86
36 Kirby's Adventure 4.18 2.71 10.87
37 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.90 3.63 10.91
38 Adventure Island 3.30 3.86 10.98
39 Dr. Mario 3.76 3.10 11.21
40 Adventures of Lolo 3.73 3.38 11.26
41 Bubble Bobble 3.88 3.26 11.74
42 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.08 4.20 11.88
43 Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! 4.17 4.01 11.91
44 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.13 4.11 11.98
45 The Guardian Legend 4.17 3.70 12.20
46 Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom 3.85 4.39 12.50
47 Ninja Gaiden 3.99 4.54 12.59
48 Double Dragon III: The Sacred Stones 3.21 4.14 12.76
49 Castlevania II: Simon's Quest 3.53 3.60 12.86
50 Super Mario Bros. 4.20 3.31 13.19
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