Most Underrated NES Games

What games have you played that nobody talk about that you love on the original Nintendo Entertainment System?

The Top Ten

1 Metal Storm
2 Xexyz
3 Little Samson

This game is extremely rare and valuable. I'll never own a cart since it's too rare and expensive.

This is like a $1000 game.

4 3D World Runner
5 Beetlejuice

This game sucks, it’s one of the worst ljn games

6 Panic Restaurant
7 Bucky O'Hare
8 The Karate Kid
9 R.B.I. Baseball
10 Blades of Steel

The Contenders

11 Wizards & Warriors
12 California Games
13 Castlevania II: Simon's Quest

Gets a lot of hate because it's diffrerent.

14 Batman Returns
15 Dick Tracy
16 Jaws

Best game LJN published for the NES. Too bad they went downhill after this.

17 Rambo
18 G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero
19 Jeopardy
20 Willow
21 Alien 3
22 Wheel of Fortune
23 Crystalis

Seriously one of the best NES games. It is one of the only games that I can play multiple times and have fun every time. Crystalis NEVER disappoints with its fun gameplay, music, bosses, items, and more. My personal #1 game on the NES. If your a fan of the Zelda games, or RPGs, his is a game you CANNOT MISS. - Jakepark004

24 Itchy and Scratchy
25 Skate or Die
26 Kickle Cubicle

Probably the best puzzle game on the nes check it out.

27 Godzilla: Monster of Monsters!

This game is good - asantalo

28 Godzilla 2

Worst game on the NES - asantalo

29 Mega Man V

One of the better Mega Man games for NES that is often overlooked.

30 Double Dragon III: The Sacred Stones
31 Wizards & Warriors II: Iron Sword
32 Adventure Island
33 Final Fantasy III (JPN)
34 Ice Climber

One of the best classic games of the library. Only problem was aiming on the platforms when jumping, very frustrating!

35 Excitebike

One of the favorites of mine. I don't know if it's underrated.

36 Gremlins 2: The New Batch
37 Elevator Action
38 Spartan X
39 Lethal Weapon
40 Jurassic Park
41 Darkman
42 Cabal
43 Die Hard
44 Battleship
45 Ghostbusters
46 Ghostbusters II
47 The Immortal
48 Cliffhanger
49 Salamander
50 Mad Max
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List Stats

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Top Remixes

1. Bucky O'Hare
2. Little Samson
3. Metal Storm
1. R.B.I. Baseball
2. Blades of Steel
3. California Games
1. Metal Storm
2. Xexyz
3. Beetlejuice


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