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.
Atari 2600 (1982)
Guardian is an arcade action game for one or two players. In an intergalactic war, an enemy ship called Dromeda...
The name "Guardian" sounds like a euphemism for "Defender", and indeed there are similarities. This is a side-scrolling shooter with...
Guardian is a shoot 'em up where the player (as the titular guardian) has to defend a city's energy pods...
In the far future, Earth is a peaceful place with very few worries. To ensure it stays that way, a...
Guardic is a top-down 2d shooter based on the classic premise of pitting a single starfighter against a horde of...
Atari ST (1991)
Guided Missile is an action game for two players where each player controls 8 guided missiles. The aim of the...
Guimo is a 2D platform game featuring several stages full of action. The story is situated in a parallel world...
This is a very early version of Guimo which was released to showcase the game's innovative features, primarily the advanced...
Gulf. Storm is a vertical scrolling military themed shoot 'em up game where you take on the role of a...
Gulf War-II is vertically scrolling shoot-em up, based on Twin Cobra code. The action takes place in the Persian Gulf...
Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1985)
Your planet is being raided by Space Pirates and you have been tasked to meet them on the Desert of...
The evil scientist Genius Yamada is trying to take over the world of video games. Yuki Ito, part-time bunny girl...
The planet of Valstyx is being threatened by strange beasts and weird machines, controlled by the vile Lord Khenmir. Khenmir...
PlayStation 2 (2004)
Gunbird Special Edition contains two shoot em 'ups from the Gunbird series previously not released for the PlayStation 2. Gunbird...
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:
- 4.91 Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (Limited Collector's Edition) (2007)
- 4.86 Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (2015)
- 4.85 Metroid Prime Trilogy (2009)
- 4.83 The Quake Collection (2007)
- 4.82 Resident Evil: Revelations 2 - Episode 4: Metamorphosis (2015)
- 4.82 Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (2016)
- 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