List Criteria

Shortest NES Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Donkey Kong Jr. 3.23 2.99 2.64
2 Donkey Kong 3.43 3.00 4.19
3 Kung Fu 3.32 3.22 5.36
4 Super C 4.08 3.85 6.27
5 Balloon Fight 3.41 3.17 6.55
6 Disney's DuckTales 4.02 2.97 7.23
7 Jackal 3.89 3.25 7.58
8 Disney's Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers 3.80 2.82 7.87
9 Excitebike 3.56 2.88 7.89
10 Mega Man 3.76 3.98 8.04
11 Little Nemo: The Dream Master 3.83 3.64 8.25
12 Double Dragon 3.65 3.74 8.33
13 Life Force 3.92 3.79 8.51
14 Batman: The Video Game 3.75 3.93 8.51
15 Disney's Darkwing Duck 3.79 3.10 8.51
16 Contra 4.22 3.88 8.60
17 River City Ransom 4.09 3.13 8.71
18 Mega Man 5 3.87 3.28 8.73
19 Mega Man 6 3.86 3.23 9.03
20 Wizards & Warriors 3.58 3.43 9.04
21 Mega Man 2 4.30 3.60 9.14
22 Castlevania 3.92 4.09 9.23
23 Mega Man 4 3.97 3.38 9.31
24 Shadowgate (1987) 3.68 3.57 9.35
25 Mega Man 3 4.21 3.63 9.64
26 Gradius 3.68 3.91 9.89
27 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 4.06 3.31 9.93
28 Tiny Toon Adventures 3.54 3.17 10.01
29 Dr. Mario 3.77 3.10 10.38
30 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game 3.95 3.33 10.52
31 Double Dragon II: The Revenge 3.89 3.63 10.71
32 Bionic Commando 3.89 3.69 10.81
33 Kirby's Adventure 4.18 2.71 10.89
34 Kid Icarus 3.55 3.94 10.96
35 Duck Hunt 3.50 2.85 10.96
36 Adventure Island 3.30 3.85 11.21
37 Adventures of Lolo 3.74 3.40 11.75
38 Bubble Bobble 3.89 3.26 11.90
39 Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! 4.17 4.00 12.06
40 Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos 4.08 4.20 12.07
41 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 4.13 4.10 12.28
42 Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom 3.83 4.40 12.40
43 Ninja Gaiden 4.00 4.53 12.71
44 Castlevania II: Simon's Quest 3.54 3.59 13.11
45 Super Mario Bros. 2 3.83 3.21 13.18
46 Super Mario Bros. 4.21 3.31 13.25
47 Blaster Master 3.98 3.83 13.60
48 Metroid 3.87 3.89 13.78
49 Punch-Out!! 4.09 3.96 14.16
50 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3.18 4.20 14.42
71 games in results