Alone this Valentine’s Day but looking for a way to get through the night without being reminded? Check out these tough SNES games that will make the time fly by!

Hagane: One of those forgotten SNES games that collectors love. It’s a tough one too.

Super Castlevania IV: This may be the best game in the series after Symphony of the Night.

Super Metroid: If you loved the first two games in the series, this takes the action to another level.

Mega Man X: All Mega Man games are tough but this one may be one of the most challenging.

Jurassic Park: This one is frustrating at times, but it’s definitely not an easy game to finish in a night.

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Patrick Hickey, Jr., is the founder and editor-in-chief of and a lecturer of English and journalism at Kingsborough Community College, in Brooklyn, New York. Over the past decade, his video game coverage has been featured in national ad campaigns by top publishers the likes of Nintendo, Deep Silver, Disney and EA Sports. His book series, "The Minds Behind the Games: Interviews With Cult and Classic Game Developers," from McFarland and Company, has earned praise from Forbes, Huffington Post, The New York Daily News and MSG Networks. He is also a former editor at NBC and National Video Games Writer at the