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.
Pokémon Card Game Gacha is a vending machine for Pokémon Trading Card Game cards. Cards are earned by playing minigames....
Pokémon Mini (2001)
Pokémon Party mini is the Pokémon mini's pack-in game in most countries, but sold separately in Japan. It is a...
TRS-80 CoCo (1981)
Three submarines, endless missiles raining down. How long can you protect your islands by firing interceptor missiles? Defeat is inevitable,...
Polar Rescue is an action game played from a first person point of view. You are the commander of a...
DOS (1988), Commodore 64 (1983), Atari 2600 (1983), Intellivision (1987), Atari 5200 (1983), Vectrex (1983), Atari 8-bit (1983), ZX Spectrum (1983), VIC-20 (1983), TI-99/4A (1984), BBC Micro (1984) and Arcade (1982)
Pole Position is a Formula 1 racing game. Enter the Grand Prix, race against other racing cars to achieve the...
Police Bust is a dot-collecting maze game in the tradition of Pac-Man. The player controls a fugitive who is being...
Police: Destruction Street is an arcade game, when the player controls a very unconventional policeman in a semi-open city. He...
The Politically Incorrect Adventures of Gewt Ningrich is a satirical sidescrolling beat'em up. You play as Gewt Ningrich, who is...
Commodore 64 (1994)
Polowanie na Litery is a simple game, where the player must press the letters on their keyboard corresponding to the...
Polybius is a fan-made version of an arcade game known only from urban legend. The game play is based on...
Poly-Play is the only arcade machine created in East Germany. It is a collection of eight different games. Hirschjagd (Deer...
Acorns fall into a pond in which hungry ducks frolic. One variety of duck will be featured in a window...
Commodore PET/CBM (1980)
This Pong variant, like the classic Pong, allows two players to duke it out in ball bouncing competition. Both players...
Pong is a freeware Pong clone for one or two players.This game has four modes of play; practice, tennis, football...
Atari 8-bit (1992)
Pong is a platform arcade game. The player controls a ball who has to collect five letters needed to create...
Commodore PET/CBM (1982)
Pong! is collection of three Pong-style games: tennis, hockey and squash and features an additional practice mode. All game modes...
This a 3d version of pong, one of the oldest computer games. Now you can look from behind the paddle...
Pongball Champions is a single-player futuristic sports game that combines the mechanics of Pong and Pinball. Set in the year...
A follow-up to the original Pong, Pong Doubles is essentially a four-player version of the original. Two players stand on...
Created during the golden age of the Mortal Kombat franchise, Pong Kombat is a freeware parody of the game combining...
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)
- 4.61 Aleste 2 (1989)
- 4.53 Strider 2 (1999)
- 4.52 Spear Resurrection (2001)
- 4.50 Ninja Gaiden (1992)
- 4.48 SNK vs. Capcom: The Match of the Millennium (1999)
- 4.45 Microsurgeon (1982)
- 4.43 Full Auto (2006)
- 4.43 Metal Slug 5 (2003)
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
- Puzzle elements
- 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