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Highest Rated Genesis Games: Action

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Streets of Rage II 4.40 3.16 10.75
2 Sonic & Knuckles 4.37 3.15 13.38
3 Sonic the Hedgehog 2 4.36 3.16 13.18
4 Sonic the Hedgehog 3 4.36 3.11 14.23
5 Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master 4.35 3.38 9.64
6 Lightening Force: Quest for the Darkstar 4.33 3.88 10.24
7 Contra: Hard Corps 4.32 4.30 17.39
8 Alien Soldier 4.31 4.03 15.50
9 Rocket Knight Adventures 4.29 3.41 9.21
10 Ristar 4.28 3.22 6.79
11 Monster World IV 4.28 3.12 11.85
12 Gunstar Heroes 4.21 3.38 7.64
13 Dynamite Headdy 4.17 3.84 10.86
14 MUSHA: Metallic Uniframe Super Hybrid Armor 4.15 3.79 12.88
15 ToeJam & Earl 4.14 3.20 15.82
16 Sonic the Hedgehog 4.13 3.20 12.58
17 Super Street Fighter II 4.13 3.24 16.79
18 Streets of Rage 3 4.12 3.50 11.65
19 Castlevania: Bloodlines 4.12 3.74 9.38
20 Ranger X 4.11 3.43 7.21
21 Street Fighter II': Special Champion Edition 4.09 3.29 16.93
22 Flashback: The Quest for Identity 4.07 3.65 24.03
23 Wonder Boy in Monster World 4.06 3.27 15.87
24 The Adventures of Batman & Robin 4.05 4.09 8.17
25 World of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse & Donald Duck 4.04 2.60 9.50
26 ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron 4.04 3.06 10.67
27 Pulseman 4.02 3.29 8.29
28 QuackShot starring Donald Duck 3.98 2.96 7.69
29 Thunder Force III 3.97 3.31 10.86
30 Earthworm Jim 2 3.96 3.40 10.61
31 Ecco: The Tides of Time 3.96 3.82 12.79
32 Splatterhouse 3 3.96 3.71 9.50
33 The Revenge of Shinobi 3.93 3.90 8.77
34 Comix Zone 3.93 3.89 8.02
35 Vectorman 3.93 3.36 10.32
36 Streets of Rage 3.93 3.23 10.55
37 Zombies Ate My Neighbors 3.92 3.77 24.05
38 Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 3.92 3.66 24.10
39 Mega Man: The Wily Wars 3.91 3.51 11.79
40 Bio-Hazard Battle 3.89 3.91 11.29
41 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Hyperstone Heist 3.88 2.94 5.49
42 Sparkster 3.88 3.32 4.90
43 General Chaos 3.88 3.13 8.69
44 Earthworm Jim 3.88 3.65 12.93
45 Ghouls 'n Ghosts 3.88 4.11 9.47
46 Sunset Riders 3.87 3.36 10.19
47 Vectorman 2 3.86 3.37 11.15
48 Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse 3.86 2.93 9.22
49 Tiny Toon Adventures: Buster's Hidden Treasure 3.85 3.08 13.20
50 The Punisher 3.85 3.44 7.32
113 games in results