DescriptionArcade refers not to games that originated as arcade machines, but to action games with very simple gameplay interaction similar to coin-op arcade games. These games usually require little puzzle solving or tactical thinking and rely solely on the “twitch” gameplay. Related sub-genres include Maze games and Paddle/Pong games.
Evil Zone is a 3D / 360 degree movement anime style fighting game. It has Story Mode, One Player Battle...
Using the mouse to move, you start the Evolution game at the microscopic level : eat microbes and amoebas that...
FM Towns (1989)
Evolution is a simple first-person perspective 3D shooter set in an abstract environment. The protagonist represents an evolving creature who...
Evolution Soccer is an arcade-style soccer game that eschews the more realistic style of play found in the FIFA or...
Excalibur is 2D arcade side scrolling shoot'em up game. The game hasn't real story and has quite a simple game...
eXceed2nd-VAMPIRE-REX is a 2D vertically-scrolling shooter and the second game in the eXceed series. The main protagonist is Ria, a...
eXceed - Gun Bullet Children is 2D arcade shoot'em up in danmaku/bullet hell style. Mankind fights against vampires and deviants...
FM Towns (1990)
Excellent 10 is a compilation of ten vertically scrolling shoot' em ups, made with the shooting game creation software Shooting...
Atari 8-bit (1986)
Excelsor is an arcade science fiction shooter. The action takes place in the Year 2136, after discovering Molecular transportation devices....
Excitebike: Trouble on the Tracks is a flash version of the classic NES game. While it does emulate some sounds,...
A launch game for the Nintendo Wii, Excite Truck is the "sequel" to the Excitebike games for the NES and...
This is a shoot-em-up game is the sequel to Exerion again with parallax effects in the background. It does have...
Nintendo DS (2008)
Exit DS consists of over 100 levels in which the player takes control of Mr. Esc who must rescue people...
In 1960s, a crashed scout space ship of the n'eri race was found by the USA in the desert near...
In the game you have to stop mutant Lord Sluggo. You and five of your comrades are not mutants as...
SAM Coupé (1993)
Earth is under siege by the 'Bugs United Terrorist Team' (B.U.T.T.) led by the evil Dr. Gub who is looking...
Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1984)
Exorcist is a Pac-Man variant. The player takes control of Sparkie, a blobby yet spikey character who is lost in...
Windows 3.x (1995)
Based on the movie by the same name, Expect no Mercy follows the same plot. In a future world, The...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 SoulCalibur
- 95 Radiant Silvergun
- 95 Pitfall II: Lost Caverns
- 94 Street Fighter II Turbo
- 94 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX
- 94 Donkey Kong
- 93 SNK vs. Capcom: The Match of the Millennium
- 93 Project Gotham Racing 2
- 93 Ms. Pac-Man
- 92 Zenji
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.69 Summer Carnival '92: Recca (1992)
- 4.67 Ice Guys (1997)
- 4.66 Pac-Man: Championship Edition (2007)
- 4.61 Aleste 2 (1989)
- 4.53 Strider 2 (1999)
- 4.52 Spear Resurrection (2001)
- 4.52 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX (2010)
- 4.51 Action Soccer (1995)
- 4.50 Metal Slug 5 (2003)
- 4.50 Ninja Gaiden (1992)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.
Arcade is part of Gameplay. This group of genres contain:
- Action RPG
- Beat 'em up / Brawler
- Board Game
- Cards / Tiles
- City Building / Construction Simulation
- Dating Simulation
- Falling Block Puzzle
- Game Show / Trivia / Quiz
- Graphic Adventure
- Hack and Slash
- Hidden object
- Interactive Book
- Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure
- Japanese-style Adventure
- Japanese-style RPG (JRPG)
- Life / Social Simulation
- Managerial / Business Simulation
- Martial Arts
- Mental training
- Music / Rhythm
- Paddle / Pong
- Party Game
- Quick Time Events (QTEs)
- Rail Shooter
- RPG Elements
- Sandbox / Open World
- Survival Horror
- Tactical RPG
- Tactical Shooter
- Tile Matching Puzzle
- Timed Input
- Time Management
- Tower Defense
- Trading / Collectible Card
- Tricks / Stunts
- Vehicle Simulator
- Vehicular Combat Simulator
- Virtual World
- Visual Novel
- Word Construction