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.
Set in the desert, you are in control of a 3d hover craft and your objective is to collect all...
3-Demon, commonly regarded as the very first progenitor of the 90s first-person shooters, is a surreal, wireframe-3D Pac-Man clone in...
Meet Froggy. He's an amphibian on the run from a crazy chef who is trying to make a frog legs...
In this 3D Pac-Man variation you control a frog who clears levels by eating bugs, worms and bubbles while evading...
ZX Spectrum (1984)
3D-Interceptor is a 3rd person shooter where you sit behind a spacecraft, flying into the screen and blast various aliens...
3D Marble Flip is based on marble labyrinth games. The game contains a series of mazes that grow gradually more...
3D Mars Mission is a Space Invaders clone in which you shoot at aliens on your way to Mars. New...
In this 3D take on the classic Pac-Man game you guide Maze Man through 9 different worlds, gobbling up objects...
This remake of 3D Monster Maze features sound, color graphics and some extensions of the original game, such as auto-mapping...
3D Monster Maze was one of the first computer games to use a first-person 3D perspective. After being introduced to...
3D Ms. Maze: Tropical Adventures is a single-player 3D Pac-Man variant that is very similar in style to 3D Maze...
ZX Spectrum (1983)
3D Painter is a maze game similar to the arcades respectively either aesthetically or gameplay-wise to Make Trax (Alpha Denshi,...
3D-Puzzlespass is basically a collection of 16 jigsaw puzzles. The player needs to assemble them within a time limit. But...
Sinclair QL (1986)
3D Slime is a fast game that mixes the munching from Pac-Man with the isometric perspective from the contemporary Gyroscope....
3D Spryjinx is a platform game in which two players compete to get the highest score by jumping on platforms....
3-D Table Sports is a collection of three classic table games adaptations:Foosball (Table Soccer) - You spin, pass, block and...
Memotech MTX (1984)
3D Tachyon Fighter is a chase view shooter that is directly based on the arcade game Buck Rogers: Planet of...
ZX Spectrum (1984)
3D Tank Duel is an early first-person shooter similar to Battlezone. The player controls a tank on a battlefield and...
This compilation includes the following games: 3-D Ultra Pinball: The Lost Continent 3-D Ultra Minigolf The latter contains 9 never...
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)
- 4.51 Action Soccer (1995)
- 4.51 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX (2010)
- 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