My 20 Favorite Nintendo Games

The second system I played was the original Nintendo Entertainment System. These were the games I found myself enjoying the most. Others I would have added if they were on IMDB include THE THREE STOOGES (1989), TECMO BOWL (1989), and RIVER CITY RANSOM (1990).
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1.
The Legend of Zelda (1986 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
This is the story of a young boy named Link that must save Princess Zelda from the evil, demonic Ganon...
Director: S. Miyahon, Ten Ten
 
2.
Super Mario Bros. 3 (1988 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  
Bowser has kidnapped Princess Toadstool, taken over all seven Kingdoms in the Mushroom World and put his seven kids in charge of all of them. It's the Mario Brothers to the rescue!
 
3.
Super Mario Bros. (1985 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
A plumber named Mario and his brother Luigi travel through the Mushroom Kingdom to save the princess from evil Bowser.
 
4.
Duck Hunt (1984 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Use your NES Zapper and shoot the ducks (or clay plates).
 
5.
Mega Man 2 (1988 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Dr. Wily escapes from prison and plans revenge on Mega Man.
 
6.
DuckTales (1989 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In five locations around the planet, except one being the moon, are hidden five valuable treasures worth millions...
Stars: J Bizel
 
7.
Mega Man 3 (1990 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Dr. Wily has reformed, but while he and Dr. Light create a peacekeeping robot, eight Robot Masters have stolen important components that Mega Man must recover.
 
8.
DuckTales 2 (1993 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Scrooge McDuck and the gang are back! When Huey, Dewey and Louie unearth a piece of treasure map from the basement...
 
9.
Mega Man 4 (1991 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Dr. Cossack, a Russian cyberneticist, has created eight Robot Masters specifically designed to destroy Mega Man.
 
10.
Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! (1987 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
You play as Mike Tyson to punch-out your opponents.
Director: Genyo Takeda
 
11.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: Back from the Sewers (1991 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
 
12.
Dragon Warrior (1986 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A hero descended of another great hero named Lotto steps up to the plate to battle a tyrant (name of villain varies with version: Sometimes DragonLord or Dracolord) that has kidnapped a princess and threatens world domination.
Director: Koichi Nakamura
 
13.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project (1991 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Feeling they have finally gotten rid of Shredder, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles take a relaxing vacation in Key West...
 
14.
Little Nemo: The Dream Master (1990 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
 
15.
Donkey Kong (1986 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
 
16.
Double Dragon (1987 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Martial arts siblings Billy and Jimmy Lee must battle a tough gang known as the Black Warriors in order to rescue Billy's girlfriend, Marian.
 
17.
Mega Man 5 (1992 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Proto Man, Mega Man's "brother," becomes the prime suspect of an attack involving eight robot masters. It's now up to Mega Man to get to the bottom of the Proto Man's sudden aggression.
 
18.
Contra (1987 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
In the year 2632, a meteorite crashes in the nearby ocean next to New Zealand. In 2633, a terrorist...
 
19.
Castlevania (1986 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In the late 15th century, vampire slayer Simon Belmont must destroy Count Dracula by infiltrating his sanctuary, Castlevania.
Director: Trans Fishers
 
20.
Metroid (1986 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Metroid is an action-adventure game in which the player controls Samus Aran in sprite-rendered two-dimensional landscapes...