Top 10 Hardest Video Games of the 21st Century


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1Dark Souls

The one that made me pull my hair and set a new type of RPG for some to follow (sadly, not all are good i.e. Lords Of The Fallen). This game is not only difficult, but it's absolutely fantastic. It's one of the few games that have replay value for me nowadays. - MKBeast

2Ninja Gaiden Black
3Dark Souls III

A perfect sendoff (though not for the Xbox because frame rate). Dark Souls III is a game best experienced than watched. - MKBeast

4Super Meat Boy
5F-Zero GX

I really wanna play this game some time. From what I've seen, it's a thrill ride from beginning to end. Blistering speed, stunning visuals for the time, a metalhead's soundtrack, and extreme difficulty sounds like a perfect combination for me. - MKBeast

6Super Mario Maker
7Demon's Souls

The game that started it all. The grandaddy of em all: Demon's Souls. From what I've heard, it's the easiest of the series, but definitely had some memorable moments; I especially love it when you somehow beat the tutorial Vanguard, then the Dragon God just punches you square in the face and knocks you out. - MKBeast

8Mega Man 9
9Devil May Cry 3: Dante's Awakening
10Dark Souls II

The Contenders

13Ninja Gaiden (2004)
14Flappy Bird
15Mortal Kombat (2011)
16Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze
17Super Mario Galaxy 2
18Geometry Dash
20Portal 2
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Top Remixes

1. Dark Souls
2. Dark Souls III
3. Ninja Gaiden Black
1. Dark Souls
2. Ninja Gaiden Black
3. Demon's Souls
1. Dark Souls III
2. Devil May Cry 3: Dante's Awakening
3. Bloodborne



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