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Hardest Genesis Games: Action

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Battletoads 3.36 4.41 18.32
2 Contra: Hard Corps 4.32 4.27 17.21
3 Ghouls 'n Ghosts 3.87 4.12 9.33
4 The Adventures of Batman & Robin 4.03 4.08 8.22
5 Alien Soldier 4.28 4.04 14.75
6 Spider-Man & Venom: Maximum Carnage 3.58 3.96 11.25
7 Kid Chameleon 3.83 3.95 26.70
8 The Revenge of Shinobi 3.95 3.91 9.25
9 Comix Zone 3.93 3.89 7.88
10 Splatterhouse 2 3.51 3.87 7.99
11 Ecco the Dolphin 3.64 3.86 18.12
12 Dynamite Headdy 4.17 3.86 10.90
13 Jungle Strike 3.83 3.86 20.34
14 X-Men 3.49 3.84 8.54
15 Ecco: The Tides of Time 3.95 3.84 13.92
16 Shadow Dancer 3.68 3.81 8.83
17 Mortal Kombat II 3.82 3.78 20.90
18 Strider 3.72 3.78 8.55
19 Zombies Ate My Neighbors 3.95 3.77 24.45
20 Castlevania: Bloodlines 4.12 3.75 9.19
21 X-Men 2: Clone Wars 3.82 3.72 11.15
22 Desert Strike: Return to the Gulf 3.72 3.69 20.60
23 Eternal Champions 3.69 3.68 20.11
24 The Lion King 3.60 3.67 13.54
25 Earthworm Jim 3.87 3.65 12.59
26 Flashback: The Quest for Identity 4.07 3.65 25.12
27 Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 3.91 3.65 25.51
28 Altered Beast 3.16 3.53 5.58
29 Mega Man: The Wily Wars 3.89 3.50 11.50
30 Streets of Rage 3 4.13 3.49 11.62
31 Disney's Toy Story 3.59 3.47 10.10
32 Mortal Kombat 3 3.66 3.44 18.50
33 Golden Axe III 3.79 3.42 12.38
34 Rocket Knight Adventures 4.28 3.41 9.18
35 Earthworm Jim 2 3.95 3.39 10.44
36 Golden Axe 3.61 3.39 9.43
37 Vectorman 2 3.85 3.38 10.88
38 Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master 4.34 3.38 9.54
39 Gunstar Heroes 4.22 3.37 8.07
40 Mickey Mania: The Timeless Adventures of Mickey Mouse 3.67 3.36 9.62
41 Alien Storm 3.61 3.36 5.72
42 Vectorman 3.95 3.34 10.89
43 Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle 2.99 3.32 6.34
44 Mortal Kombat 3.58 3.30 15.96
45 Street Fighter II': Special Champion Edition 4.09 3.29 18.16
46 Golden Axe II 3.75 3.29 7.92
47 Wonder Boy in Monster World 4.05 3.26 15.88
48 Super Street Fighter II 4.12 3.24 18.28
49 Streets of Rage 3.94 3.23 10.80
50 Ristar 4.27 3.22 6.76
68 games in results