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.
Apple II (1980)
Star Cruiser is one of the earliest Space Invaders/Galaxian variant to appear on the Apple II. Large Space Egg-like shapes...
While taking the Tornado, a new space-ship, out for a test flight you begin to encounter masses of enemy ships....
Just as the name implies, Star Defender is a clone of Williams' original Defender. Using the joystick or mouse, you...
Star Defender II is a top-down horizontally scrolling shooter game. The player with his single spaceship must move left and...
The galaxy has a problem - namely, an evil armada, which rules with an iron fist from its 20 bases...
Starfeld is a parody of space opera RPGs such as the Mass Effect series, especially their formulaic approach of conversations,...
Dragon 32/64 (1984)
Star Fighter is a rather generic side-scrolling shoot'em'up with certain Scramble influences. Your plane travels across an undulating landscape where...
Commodore PET/CBM (1980)
Star Fighter is a shooter in which the player flies an X-Wing and must fire his two proton torpedoes into...
Star Fighter is an vertically scrolling space themed shoot 'em up game where you take control of a pilot and...
In the game Starfire, you control a fighter ship and you have to destroy all of the enemy fighters. Collect...
Atari 2600 (2003)
This is a conversion of a 1980 Exidy coin-op game.It is a time of crisis for the Earth forces. Years...
Star Fire is a 1st person shooter where you are in control of a space ship and you have to...
Commodore PET/CBM (1979)
Star Force is very similar to the arcade game Star Fire. The player must shoot TIE Fighters from a first-person...
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:
- 4.81 Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (2016)
- 4.78 Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (2015)
- 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