DescriptionThese games' worlds scroll (in any two dimensional direction) either forcedly, or because the camera follows a certain character or cursor (tracking camera).
Atari 2600 (1982)
Players take the role of a stargunner for the Yarthae Empire. The Empire is being invaded by the Sphyzygi. The...
Star Legion is a sci-fi shooter. It takes place on a distant planet which is the only place where the...
In this side-scrolling shoot-'em-up the player assumes control of a speedy fighter ship, flying low over hostile territory. The region...
Philips VG 5000 (1984)
Staroc is a horizontally scrolling shoot-'em-up. Players control a spaceship that can move up and down and can fire lasers....
A top-down/side-scrolling sci-fi shooter in which you take control of a small starfighter as you make your way through an...
Nintendo 64 (1998)
Star Soldier: Vanishing Earth takes place in the far future, where you are the last hope for Earth, which is...
Star Struck is a horizontally-scrolling shoot-em-up. The player controls a spaceship with the mission of eliminating "flying objects". The entire...
ZX Spectrum (1987)
Star Swallow is a 2D veritically scrolling shooter with classic mechanics. The player's space ship has to shoot its way...
Star Trek: The Birds of Prey is a traditional vertically scrolling shoot 'em up where the player takes control of...
In Starush, a horizontally scrolling shooter, the player has to save four worlds based on the four elements (three levels...
Game Boy Color (1999)
The game based on the pod racing scenes from Star Wars: Episode I received a unique adaptation on the Game...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 Super Mario Bros. 3
- 95 World of Goo
- 95 Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
- 95 Radiant Silvergun
- 95 Pitfall II: Lost Caverns
- 94 World of Goo
- 94 World of Goo
- 94 Tekken 3
- 94 Super Mario World
- 94 Super Mario Bros.
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.63 Ganbare Goemon 2: Kiteretsu Shogun Magginesu (1993)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.61 Aleste 2 (1989)
- 4.60 Sakura Taisen 3: Pari wa Moete iru ka? (2001)
- 4.54 Thimbleweed Park (2017)
- 4.55 Ys: Origin (2006)
- 4.53 Mortal Kombat X (2015)
- 4.53 Strider 2 (1999)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 4.51 Action Soccer (1995)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.