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.
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...
3-D Ultra Minigolf Deluxe is an enlarged version of 3-D Ultra Minigolf. 9 new holes are added, overall 27 holes...
Take one of the 4 completely different RC racers as you tackle 16 different tracks in 2D or 3D from...
3DWorld consists of two games in one package, an early attempt at creating a 3D environment. The games are an...
Somewhere in a place known as Solar System #517, the evil Grax and his horde of Serpentbeasts are terrorizing the...
3Tones is a tile-matching puzzle game that generates content using MP3 music files. The game can import custom MP3 music...
Commodore 64 (1986)
'43 - One Year After is a vertical-scrolling shooter heavily inspired by 1942 (even a carrier take-off sequence is included)....
4KKong is an Oric port of Nintendo's Donkey Kong Dual Screen handheld game.The game is all about saving a damsel...
Commodore 64 (1990)
4th Dimension is a collection of four games that contains the following:Cyberdyne Warrior: A flick screen platform shooter where you...
4 Wheel Thunder is the off-road racing sequel to the power-boat racing game Hydro Thunder. In this game, players race...
4x4 Team is an Off-Road racing game. The player completes in a number of stages, avoiding the obstacles on 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)
- 4.61 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