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.
FM Towns (1989)
Evolution is a simple first-person perspective 3D shooter set in an abstract environment. The protagonist represents an evolving creature who...
The game's intention is as its title suggests -- to randomly present a shoot-'em-up, in which a player-controlled sprite at...
Evolva is a third-person action game with a difference. After a bizarre biological menace falls on an alien world and...
Dual-CD re-release of Evolva Giants: Citizen Kabuto
Excalibur is 2D arcade side scrolling shoot'em up game. The game hasn't real story and has quite a simple game...
eXceed2nd-VAMPIRE-REX is a 2D vertically-scrolling shooter and the second game in the eXceed series. The main protagonist is Ria, a...
eXceed 3rd: Jade Penetrate Black Package is a 2D vertically-scrolling danmaku/bullet hell shoot 'em up, similar to Tōhō series. It...
eXceed - Gun Bullet Children is 2D arcade shoot'em up in danmaku/bullet hell style. Mankind fights against vampires and deviants...
FM Towns (1990)
Excellent 10 is a compilation of ten vertically scrolling shoot' em ups, made with the shooting game creation software Shooting...
Atari 8-bit (1986)
Excelsor is an arcade science fiction shooter. The action takes place in the Year 2136, after discovering Molecular transportation devices....
The space station Spin Drift is being pulled towards a mysterious planet by a strange ruin. Piloting the super-robot Exector,...
This is a shoot-em-up game is the sequel to Exerion again with parallax effects in the background. It does have...
In 1960s, a crashed scout space ship of the n'eri race was found by the USA in the desert near...
Atari 2600 (1983)
You are a UFO. You must shoot tall and short towers above ground. You can shoot the short ones on...
SAM Coupé (1993)
Earth is under siege by the 'Bugs United Terrorist Team' (B.U.T.T.) led by the evil Dr. Gub who is looking...
The year is 2016 and it is suddenly discovered that Earth is in trouble. In less than 20 years, the...
You begin the game as a robot, but immediately transform into a space ship. It is a straight top down,...
This game is a sequel to Exoide-Z. It is a straight top down, vertical scrolling shooter where you control a...
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