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.
Sinclair QL (1987)
Alien Hijack is an isometric action-adventure game set in 2003 aboard the ship S P C Forward where the protagonist...
This flash version of Alien Hominid spawned the many console versions later released. This version only features the first level,...
Alien Horde is a side-scrolling shooter in a space setting. Your task is to rescue a man named Stig, who...
Xbox 360 (2010)
Alien Hunter is a first-person shooter (FPS) in which the player's character has been abducted by aliens and the player...
Alien Infestation is a third-person shooter set in a dark future. The player is a marine armed with guns who...
Alien Invaders 2000 is a single-player Space Invaders clone. As is typical of this kind of game ranks of aliens...
Alien Invasion is an arcade shooter similar in most aspects to Space Invaders and its myriad of variants. The player...
Acorn 32-bit (1990)
Alien Invasion is a fixed screen shoot 'em up based on Space Invaders but with some additions to the gameplay....
Alien Legion is a side scrolling platform shooter similar to Hewson's Exolon which was released a few years earlier. Earth...
Four alien races determined to wipe out the Galarion system have only one thing in their way. A small ship...
Alien Phobia is a single-screen shooter. There are exactly three moves available: walking forward (arrow key up), turning around (arrow...
Alien Raiders is one of the two Microvision games released in 1981. It is a fast-paced action game set in...
Alien Rampage is a 2D side-scroller with large animated sprites and multiple layers of parallaxing backgrounds.You are a lone angry...
Two hundred years after the events of Alien³, Lieutenant Ellen Ripley is cloned by military scientists interested in the Alien...
Atari ST (1992)
Aliens is a shoot'em-up game for high-resolution only. Just like in Space Invaders you control a spaceship at the bottom...
Windows 3.x (1993)
Aliens is a single player shareware game based on Taito's Space Invaders. As with the classic Space Invaders game the...
Aliens is a single-screen shooter which features a common setup: aliens attack an unnamed planet which is represented by green...
Mattel Aquarius (1983)
Aliens is a fixed screen shoot 'em up. Like other games of its kind the player controls a space craft...
Commodore PET/CBM (1980)
Aliens! is a shooter in the vein of Space Invaders. Aliens will spawn infinitely at the top of the screen...
Whereas most platforms, including the MSX, received their own versions of Activision's Aliens, Square gave Japanese MSX users a unique...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 97 Grand Theft Auto V
- 96 Metroid Prime
- 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:
- 4.91 Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (Limited Collector's Edition) (2007)
- 4.88 Metroid Prime Trilogy (2009)
- 4.86 Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (2016)
- 4.83 The Quake Collection (2007)
- 4.82 Resident Evil: Revelations 2 - Episode 4: Metamorphosis (2015)
- 4.73 Duke Nukem 3D: Megaton Edition (2013)
- 4.71 Far Cry 2 (Collector's Edition) (2008)
- 4.69 BioShock 2 (Rapture Edition) (2010)
- 4.70 Malice: 23rd Century Ultraconversion for Quake (1997)
- 4.69 Outlaws: Handful of Missions (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
- 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