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 (1983)
Cosmic Convoy is a side view horizontal scrolling shooter where the screen scrolls left or right when you move your...
Cosmic Cop is a horizontal scrolling 2D space shoot'em up, and part of the R-Type series. The player controls a...
Atari 2600 (1983)
You are suspended in time, lost in hostile space between the edges of the galaxy. And, as if that wasn't...
Commodore PET/CBM (1981)
Cosmic Cosmiads is a shoot 'em up in the vain of Galaga. The player controls a tank at the bottom...
PC Booter (1982)
Cosmic Crusader is to Galaxian as Space Strike (by the same programmer) was to Space Invaders. An alien space fleet...
Commodore PET/CBM (1982)
Cosmic Fighter is a side-scrolling shoot 'em up game in which one or two players can compete for a high...
Cosmic Guerilla is a fixed screen arcade shooter. Like in Space Invaders, the player controls his laser gun left and...
Cosmic Guerilla is an unofficial conversion of Universal's arcade game with the same name. The basic gameplay is mostly the...
ZX Spectrum (1983)
Cosmic Guerilla is an imitation and a non official version of the arcade Cosmic Guerilla. Similarly, the player controls a...
Cosmic Hunter is a science fiction shooter set in space, possibly an asteroid field. The player is represented by a...
BBC Micro (1984)
Cosmic Kidnap is a variant of the arcade shoot 'em up Cosmic Guerilla. The objective of the game is to...
Bally Astrocade (1982)
Cosmic Raiders is a side-scrolling shoot 'em up similar to Defender. Like in that game the player's space ship can...
Cosmic Rift was a 2D online-only multiplayer space action shooter similar to SubSpace where you take command of one of...
Commodore 64 (1983)
Cosmic Split is a single screen shooter viewed from the side inspired by the arcade game Centipede where you control...
Commodore 64 (1990)
Released with the MAGNUM "lightphaser" lightgun, cosmic storm made up one of the six games packaged with the peripheral. The...
Atari 2600 (1982)
You are at the Waypoint Interstellar Trade Depot, a quiet outpost in space, when suddenly a dormant group of alien,...
ZX Spectrum (1985)
Is there anything uglier than a human female? The Rygellian Slime Beasts know that their enemies the Cosmic Wartoads believe...
Commodore 64 (1987)
There is a battle taking place on the planet of Cybor between two giant robots representing two races from the...
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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
- 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