List Criteria

Hardest Genesis Games

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Battletoads 3.36 4.43 17.93
2 Contra: Hard Corps 4.32 4.27 16.88
3 Ghouls 'n Ghosts 3.87 4.12 9.20
4 The Adventures of Batman & Robin 4.04 4.07 8.08
5 Alien Soldier 4.28 4.02 14.25
6 Spider-Man & Venom: Maximum Carnage 3.57 3.97 11.10
7 Kid Chameleon 3.82 3.95 27.18
8 The Revenge of Shinobi 3.95 3.91 9.16
9 Comix Zone 3.93 3.89 7.81
10 Splatterhouse 2 3.52 3.88 8.19
11 Ecco the Dolphin 3.64 3.87 18.04
12 Jungle Strike 3.82 3.86 20.33
13 Dynamite Headdy 4.18 3.86 11.05
14 Phantasy Star II 3.81 3.85 41.23
15 X-Men 3.48 3.85 8.47
16 Ecco: The Tides of Time 3.95 3.83 14.00
17 Shadow Dancer 3.70 3.82 8.67
18 Mortal Kombat II 3.78 3.78 20.88
19 Zombies Ate My Neighbors 3.95 3.77 24.45
20 Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine 3.86 3.76 11.47
21 Super Hang-On 3.52 3.75 19.28
22 Castlevania: Bloodlines 4.12 3.75 9.16
23 Sonic the Hedgehog Spinball 3.25 3.74 13.02
24 Strider 3.73 3.73 9.91
25 X-Men 2: Clone Wars 3.82 3.72 11.14
26 Jurassic Park 3.30 3.72 11.66
27 MTV's Beavis and Butt-head 3.15 3.71 9.85
28 Desert Strike: Return to the Gulf 3.72 3.70 20.93
29 Eternal Champions 3.68 3.68 20.90
30 Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 3.83 3.68 24.61
31 The Lion King 3.60 3.67 13.38
32 Flashback: The Quest for Identity 4.06 3.65 24.81
33 Earthworm Jim 3.87 3.65 12.46
34 Shining in the Darkness 3.61 3.62 37.91
35 Altered Beast 3.17 3.53 5.93
36 Flicky 2.91 3.52 10.44
37 Streets of Rage 3 4.13 3.49 11.72
38 Disney's Toy Story 3.60 3.48 10.99
39 Mega Man: The Wily Wars 3.88 3.47 11.66
40 Shadowrun 4.12 3.47 45.27
41 Mortal Kombat 3 3.58 3.46 18.10
42 Golden Axe III 3.78 3.45 11.92
43 Rocket Knight Adventures 4.28 3.41 9.05
44 Earthworm Jim 2 3.93 3.40 10.19
45 Vectorman 2 3.85 3.39 10.88
46 Golden Axe 3.61 3.38 9.29
47 Mickey Mania: The Timeless Adventures of Mickey Mouse 3.66 3.38 9.23
48 Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master 4.34 3.38 9.35
49 Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle 2.98 3.36 6.24
50 Gunstar Heroes 4.22 3.36 7.97
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