DescriptionShooter games are a broad action genre in which the player shoots enemies or targets as a primary gameplay mechanic. This can be from any perspective.
Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1985)
The ultimate test for any Space-Cadet of the Fleet is to fly through the Blaze Zone in the Andromeda System....
Commodore 64 (1989)
Designed for use with a lightgun, this is a compilation that contains the following 5 games: Combat School Hyper Sports...
Commodore 64 (1987)
The Mazeli and Sahiban races don't like each other so they are at war. The problem is that the war...
Linux (2016), Windows (2016), Neo Geo (1998), Macintosh (2016), Wii (2012), Browser (2016), iPhone (2012), Android (2012), iPad (2012), PlayStation 4 (2018), Xbox One (2018), Arcade (1998) and Nintendo Switch (2017)
The unofficial sequel to Pulstar, Blazing Star is again a horizontal-scrolling shoot-'em-up. One or two players proceed along levels, each...
Blazing Wings is a freeware remake of Wings of Death, developed with Game Maker and using the games' original graphics...
Blessed is a vertically scrolling shoot'em up where the player controls an fairy looking girl called Ageha. The year is...
ZX Spectrum (1988)
A planet has been condemned, and you are an engineer dismantling its mining facilities. It turns out that this decision...
Blind Shot: Assassin's Confession is a third-person shooter about mob wars. As in the game District Wars, it is set...
Blinx 2: Masters of Time and Space is a race up against the Tom Tom Gang for the pieces of...
Pac-Man is a ball with a mouth; Blip and Blop are balls with arms -- conventional arms of several varieties,...
Windows 3.x (1991)
Aliens have taken over the Earth, and the only way to stop them is to rescue the six scientists who...
Apple II (1979)
Blitzkrieg is a shooting game where the player controls an anti aircraft turret that is located in the bottom right...
In Blockade Breaker the player controls a starship and fights hordes of enemy ships. It is a fast-paced, 2D vertically...
ZX Spectrum (1983)
Why and when are two unanswered questions but the story tells that an “insane alien power” is attacking Earth and...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 Metroid Prime
- 96 Grand Theft Auto V
- 96 Grand Theft Auto IV
- 95 Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
- 95 Resident Evil 4
- 95 Resident Evil 4
- 95 Radiant Silvergun
- 95 Half-Life
- 95 Grand Theft Auto V
- 95 Grand Theft Auto IV
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.88 Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (2015)
- 4.81 Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (2016)
- 4.69 Outlaws: Handful of Missions (1997)
- 4.69 Summer Carnival '92: Recca (1992)
- 4.62 Metroid Prime Trilogy (2009)
- 4.61 Aleste 2 (1989)
- 4.59 Malice: 23rd Century Ultraconversion for Quake (1997)
- 4.53 Metal Slug: Anthology (2006)
- 4.52 Spear Resurrection (2001)
- 4.52 Elemental Gearbolt (1997)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.
Shooter 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