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Named after Arthur of Ghouls and Ghosts fame, this is hard as nails.

TitleSystemPublisherYearGrade
8 EyesNESTaxan1989F
AbadoxNESAbadox1989D
Actraiser 2Super NintendoEnix1993D
Alfred ChallengeAtari 2600Independent1998C-
Alpine SkiingOdyssey 2Magnavox1979C
Aztec ChallengeAtari XEGSCosmi1983B-
BatmanNESSunsoft1989C
Batman Return of the JokerNESSunsoft1991D
Batman Returns (Europe)Sega Master SystemSega1993D
BattletoadsGenesisRare1991C+
BattletoadsNESRare1991B
Bio Hazard BattleGenesisSega1992B+
Blade Eagle 3DSega Master SystemSega1988F
BurgerTimeColecovisionColeco1984A
BurgertimeNESData East1992B
CadashTurbografx-16Taito1991B-
Castlevania: The Dracula X ChroniclesPSPKonami2007A
CauldronCommodore 64Broderbund1985C-
Chakan The Forever ManGenesisSega1992D
Checkered FlagLynxAtari1991B+
Comix ZoneGenesisSega1995B
Commando: Steel DisasterNintendo DSManasoft2008D
Contra Hard CorpsGenesisKonami1994C-
Contra: Shattered SoldierPlaystation 2Konami2002D-
D2K ArcadeIntellivisionElektronite2012A+
Dark Seed (Japan)SaturnCyberdreams1993C-
Deathtrap DungeonPlaystationEidos1998D+
Despicable MePlaystation 2D3 Publisher2010F
Devil May Cry 3: Dante's Awakening Special EditionPlaystation 2Capcom2005B+
Dodge 'EmAtari 2600Atari1980B
Donkey Kong ArcadeIntellivisionCMJR2011A
Donkey Kong CountrySuper NintendoNintendo1994B+
Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong QuestSuper NintendoNintendo1995B+
Doom 64Nintendo 64Midway1997C-
Ecco The Dolphin: Defender of the FutureDreamcastSega2000F
F-Zero GXGameCubeNintendo2003C
Final DoomPlaystationId Software1996C+
Freedom FightersOdyssey 2Magnavox1982B-
GhostbustersSega Master SystemSega1987D+
Ghosts 'N GoblinsNESCapcom1986B-
Ghouls 'N GhostsGenesisSega1989A-
Ghouls 'N GhostsSega Master SystemSega1990B+
Gingerbread ManAtari 2600Atari Age2007C+
Golden Oldies IPhilips CD-iHacking Factory1997C+
GradiusNESKonami1986A-
GravitarAtari 2600Atari1988B-
Hard Hat MackAtari XEGSElectronic Arts1983D+
Heart of the AlienSega CDInterplay1994F
HellfireGenesisSeismic1990A-
Highway 2000SaturnNatsume1998B-
Home Alone 2: Lost in New YorkGenesisSega1993F
Hunchy IIAtari 2600Chris Walton2005B
I, CyborgVectrexGeorge Pelonis2004D
IkarugaGameCubeTreasure2003B
Impossible MissionAtari 7800Atari1989D-
Jr. Pac-ManAtari 2600Atari1988A-
Jumpman JuniorCommodore 64Epyx1983B+
Jurassic ParkGenesisSega1993C+
KenseidenSega Master SystemSega1988D+
Kid IcarusNESNintendo1986B-
Killzone: LiberationPSPSony2006B+
Last Hope (Japan)DreamcastNG Dev2007F
MDK2DreamcastInterplay2000C
Maximo: Ghosts to GloryPlaystation 2Capcom2001C+
Mega Man 7Super NintendoCapcom1995B
Mega Man 8PlaystationCapcom1997B+
Mega Man Anniversary CollectionXboxCapcom2004C
MotocrossIntellivisionMattel1983D+
Mr. Do!'s CastleAtari 2600Parker Bros.1984C-
Mr. Do's CastleAtari 5200Parker Bros.1984D-
Ninja GaidenNESTecmo1989B-
Ninja GaidenXboxTecmo2004B
Ninja Gaiden BlackXboxTecmo2005B+
Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of ChaosNESTecmo1990B-
Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of DoomNESTecmo1991C
Pick Axe PeteOdyssey 2Magnavox1982B+
Pocky and RockySuper NintendoNatsume1993C+
Prince of Persia (CD)Turbografx-16Hudson Soft1992C
PuzzledNeo GeoSNK1990B
Rambo 3GenesisSega1989A-
RobowarriorNESJaleco1988D+
Rush HourPlaystationPsygnosis1996D+
Sea RescueOdyssey 2Rafael Cardoso2012C
Simpsons, The: Bart Vs. The Space MutantsGenesisAcclaim1992D
SirenPlaystation 2Sony2004D+
SiriusAtari 7800Tynesoft2009B
Solar JetmanNESRare1990D-
Space AcePlaystation 3Digital Leisure2009D
StargunnerAtari 2600Telesys1982C
StartropicsNESNintendo1990B+
StokedXbox 360Destineer2008D
Strider ReturnsGenesisU.S. Gold1990D-
StrongholdAtari 2600CommaVid1983C
Suicide AdventureAtari 2600Hozer2000NA
Super Ghouls 'N GhostsSuper NintendoCapcom1991B-
Super Spy HunterNESSunsoft1991C-
Terminator, TheGenesisVirgin1992D+
Tomb Raider IIPlaystationEidos1997B
Tomb Raider IIIPlaystationEidos1998C
Track & FieldAtari 2600Atari1984B+
TurricanGenesisAccolade1991D
Ultimate Ghosts 'N GoblinsPSPCapcom2006C
Virtual On: Oratorio TangramDreamcastSega2000D-
Water SkiAtari 7800Froggo1988B
Winter Olympic Games: Lillehammer '94Game GearU.S. Gold1993D+
ZantisVectrexGeorge Pelonis2011B-
Zelda II: The Adventure of LinkNESNintendo1989A-

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