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 64 (1988)
Based on the Italian comics character Dylan Dog, London "nightmare detective", Il Castello delle Illusioni (The Castle of Illusions) is...
Being a watered-down funnyman can make you some enemies in the programming community. Here, some QBasic hackers have whipped up...
Essentially a limited Robotron clone (firing only in the direction of forward movement), Bob vs. the Mob sees your protagonist,...
Body Count has a simple story: aliens have invaded the Earth, and a lone soldier who is particularly skilled at...
Body Glove's Bluewater Hunter is a game based on the sports of spear fishing and it is endorsed by the...
The end of the 21st century is nearing; despite phenomenal gains in technology, humanity is still plagued by infectious diseases....
The player takes the role of an air pilot who is part of an elite first strike air unit. This...
Saul Myers is a veteran of the French Foreign Legion living abroad in Paris. His daughter Lisa is a journalist...
Atari 8-bit (1992)
Boing II is a side scrolling shooter. The story begins when Bert is sent by a queen into exile for...
Bōken Danshaken Don: The Lost Sunheart is a 2D side-scrolling flying shooter with a basic structure, but with some peculiar...
Game Boy Advance (2004)
Django has been stripped of his valuable weapon of choice and now must rid the world of evil with more...
Game Boy Advance (2003)
Following in his father's footsteps, you play Django the vampire hunter, who uses the power of the sun to defeat...
Bolo is a PC remake of the Apple II game of the same name: the player drives a tank, which...
Bomber is a vertically scrolling shoot 'em up where the player flies a B-29 bomber and must destroy three heavily...
Commodore PET/CBM (1980)
Bomber is a top-down shooter in which the player takes on the role of a bombardier of a B-29 Bomber...
Bomber is a horizontal shooting game where the player operates a bomber and the goal is to bomb a fortress...
Bomber Bob is a vertically scrolling shooter by Italian studio Idea. The player controls a dog flying a World War...
SEGA Master System (1988)
Fly your plane through five levels, shooting enemy planes, submarines, helicopters, and other enemies along the way, and use your...
Apple II (1980)
The Bomber is an action game where the player is in charge of dropping bombs from a B29 bomber plane....
Bombshell is a twin-stick shooter with light RPG elements. Originally meant as a Duke Nukem game, after a lawsuit sidekick...
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