Top 10 Worst Sudden Difficulty Spikes in Video Game History

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The Top Ten

1 Last Cave and Sacred Grounds - Cave Story
2 Tourian and Escape Sequence - Super Metroid Redesign
3 Genocide Sans and Undyne the Undying - Undertale
4 Shadow Queen Battle - Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door
5 Agni & Rudra - Devil May Cry 3
6 Death Mountain - Zelda 2
7 Tier 3 Clockworks - Spiral Knights
8 Grapple Beam and Speed Booster Escape Segments in Norfair - Super Metroid Redesign
9 Blow Up Ammo at Fortress - Jak II
10 Mt. Itoi - Mother 1

The Contenders

11 Real-Time Strategy Segments - Brütal Legend
12 Level 2 - Sinistar
13 Meat Circus - Psychonauts
14 Dead Ahead - Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number
15 Turbo Tunnel - Battletoads
16 Miltank Battle - Pokémon
17 Eggmanland - Sonic Unleashed
18 Dead Simple - DOOM II: Hell on Earth
19 World 8 - Super Mario Bros.
20 Bonus Levels - Yoshi's Island
21 Pacifist/Neutral Undyne - Undertale
22 Wily's Fortress - Mega Man 2
23 Boss Rush - Super Metroid Escape 2
24 Hard Mode - Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia
25 Boost Guardian - Metroid Prime 2: Echoes
26 Fire Spring - Earthbound
27 Scrap Brain Zone - Sonic the Hedgehog
28 Puzzle Realm and Tealand - Henry Hatsworth in the Puzzling Adventure
29 The Bunker - Little Big Planet
30 Lava World - Castle Crashers
31 Shao Kahn - Mortal Kombat 9
32 M. Bison - Street Fighter 2 M. Bison - Street Fighter 2 M. Bison, also known as Dictator, is a video game character created by Capcom. First introduced in Street Fighter II: The World Warrior, he is a recurring character and villain in the Street Fighter series of fighting games, acting as the primary antagonist of the series.
33 Cackletta's Soul Battle - Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga
34 Elder Princess Shroob Battle - Mario & Luigi: Partners in Time
35 Deus Battle - Xenogears
36 Athetos Battle - Axiom Verge
37 Xen - Half-Life
38 Story Mode - F-Zero GX
39 Boss Rush - Shovel Knight
40 Norfair - Super Metroid Impossible
41 Boss Rush - Viewtiful Joe
42 All-Star Mode - Super Smash Bros. Melee
43 The True Arena - Kirby Super Star Ultra
44 Event Match #51: The Showdown - Super Smash Bros. Melee
45 Chairman Drek Battle - Ratchet & Clank
46 Poochy Ain't Stupid - Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
47 Lost World - Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest
48 Toxic Tower - Donkey Kong Country 2
49 Buttville - Earthworm Jim
50 See Jim Run, Run Jim Run - Earthworm Jim 2
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Top Remixes

1. Agni & Rudra - Devil May Cry 3
2. Tier 3 Clockworks - Spiral Knights
3. Last Cave and Sacred Grounds - Cave Story
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1. Tourian and Escape Sequence - Super Metroid Redesign
2. Genocide Sans and Undyne the Undying - Undertale
3. Last Cave and Sacred Grounds - Cave Story
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