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Shortest NES Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Donkey Kong Jr. 3.22 3.00 2.53
2 Donkey Kong 3.41 3.01 3.91
3 Disney's The Little Mermaid 3.38 2.21 4.01
4 Kung Fu 3.31 3.21 5.21
5 Super C 4.07 3.86 6.11
6 Balloon Fight 3.41 3.16 6.22
7 Disney's DuckTales 4.02 2.97 7.01
8 Ice Climber 3.17 3.36 7.27
9 Jackal 3.89 3.24 7.49
10 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 3.80 2.80 7.62
11 Disney's DuckTales 2 3.94 2.82 7.81
12 Excitebike 3.55 2.89 8.08
13 Mega Man 3.76 3.98 8.13
14 Double Dragon 3.64 3.75 8.14
15 Little Nemo: The Dream Master 3.82 3.64 8.16
16 Disney's Darkwing Duck 3.78 3.11 8.20
17 Life Force 3.91 3.80 8.26
18 Contra 4.21 3.88 8.48
19 Mega Man 5 3.86 3.28 8.50
20 Batman: The Video Game 3.75 3.95 8.51
21 River City Ransom 4.09 3.12 8.73
22 Mega Man 6 3.87 3.22 8.82
23 Wizards & Warriors 3.57 3.44 8.89
24 Castlevania 3.92 4.09 9.03
25 Mega Man 4 3.97 3.38 9.10
26 Mega Man 2 4.28 3.60 9.14
27 Mega Man 3 4.20 3.63 9.40
28 Gradius 3.68 3.92 9.46
29 Shadowgate (1987) 3.70 3.59 9.55
30 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.06 3.31 9.80
31 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 2 3.83 2.70 9.83
32 Tiny Toon Adventures 3.53 3.19 9.84
33 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.94 3.32 10.08
34 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.90 3.65 10.64
35 Duck Hunt 3.48 2.86 10.75
36 Bionic Commando 3.88 3.72 10.87
37 Adventure Island 3.31 3.87 10.87
38 Kirby's Adventure 4.17 2.71 10.92
39 Adventures of Lolo 3.73 3.37 11.12
40 Kid Icarus 3.55 3.94 11.14
41 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.08 4.19 11.80
42 Bubble Bobble 3.88 3.26 11.82
43 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.13 4.11 11.89
44 Dr. Mario 3.76 3.10 12.08
45 Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! 4.17 4.01 12.34
46 Ninja Gaiden 3.99 4.54 12.37
47 Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom 3.84 4.38 12.40
48 Double Dragon III: The Sacred Stones 3.21 4.14 12.43
49 The Guardian Legend 4.17 3.70 12.81
50 Castlevania II: Simon's Quest 3.53 3.60 13.16
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