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.
ZX Spectrum (1983)
Invasion of the Body Snatchas! is a clone of the arcade shooter Defender where you fly over the surface of...
This game, despite its cheesy name, is one of the cutest shoot-'em-up style games ever made for the PC. There's...
IO is a remake of the Kinetic Designs 1988 Commodore 64 game of the same name. It is a side-scrolling...
Commodore 64 (1988)
An enemy has entered your region of space in a mothership, and unleashed foes aimed at destroying you. As the...
I of the Dragon is a 3D action role-playing game with a twist - instead of a measly wizard or...
Game Boy Advance (2001)
In this Afterburner-inspired Gameboy Advance launch title, a player pilots the SHN fighter through seven pseudo-3D levels. Returning to Earth...
Game Boy Advance (2003)
This sequel to Iridion 3D is different in gameplay, but twice as much action. Piloting in Kiloblaster Style mechanics from...
Iridon is a traditional, vertically scrolling shooter. The player's mission is simple: destroying 50 huge space ships by flying over...
Big Brother, the robotic overlord, watches his realm with his all-seeing Evil Eyes keeping his servant droids in line. The...
Xbox 360 (2011)
After World War I a strange radio signal later just known as the Broadcast appears and kills many people. Two...
This Windows version is the first release of the game for the platform and bundles the base game with the...
Iron Front: Liberation 1944 could be described as "ArmA II in World War II". The reason is that the game...
The imperialist Confederation has set its eyes on conquering the band of city-states that make up Atelia. You must fight...
You play the role of a cowboy who must stop train robbers from escaping on trains on various stages. The...
Nintendo DS (2008)
Mostly based on the 2008 movie Iron Man, this videogame of the one-man-army hero has been released for seven different...
The year is 1964, and World War I still continues. The Russian Baron von Ugenberg (based on the real-world Baron...
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- 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:
- 4.90 Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (Limited Collector's Edition) (2007)
- 4.88 Metroid Prime Trilogy (2009)
- 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)
- 4.69 Summer Carnival '92: Recca (1992)
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
- 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