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.
Xbox 360 (2010)
Xenocide is a Space Invaders variant. The player's space ship is confined to the bottom of the screen and can...
Xbox 360 (2014)
XenoMiner: Swarm is the successor to Xenominer and, while it shares many of the basic gameplay principles, loses the survival...
The planet Radon is under attack by the Zorgon Battle Star. It's now up to the player in the role...
Xenon 2000: Project PCF is a remake of Xenon 2: Megablast. In this top-down arcade shooter, blast away meteors and...
Xenon 2: Megablast is a vertically scrolling space shooter, in which you have to pass several levels, filled with waves...
Atari 8-bit (1983)
Xenon Raid is 2D shooter, with little similarity to Galaga. The player controls a special vehicle placed on the road...
Commodore 64 (1986)
Xenon Ranger is a combination of a shoot-em-up and platform action where the aim is to reach the grade of...
Xenostar is a multi-directional shoot 'em up modeled after the Sinistar (1982). While you guide your modest but frantic spacecraft...
Xbox 360 (2011)
Xeno Waster is a horizontally scrolling shoot'em up. The player controls a space ship and kills a lot of alien...
Saul Meyers was once a member of a special military squad. During one of the missions, his squad was nearly...
Xerix is a side-scrolling shoot 'em up. The player must guide a space ship through two different levels and destroy...
Commodore 64 (1983)
In 1997 at the World Peace Conference, the World President Eugene Minter declared that the Solar System was no longer...
Game Boy Advance (2004), NES (1984), Atari ST (1987), SEGA Master System (1990), Commodore 64 (1987), Apple II (1984), Atari 7800 (1988), ZX Spectrum (1987), Amstrad CPC (1986), BREW (2005), J2ME (2005), Xbox 360 (2007), Wii (2006), PC-88 (1985), PC-98 (1985), Nintendo 3DS (2011), Sharp X1 (1984), FM-7 (1984), Wii U (2013), Arcade (1982), Sharp MZ-80B/2000/2500 (1986), PC-8000 (1985) and Sharp Zaurus (2001)
A hundred thousand years ago, an ancient civilization prospered on our Earth, their product being GAMP (General Artificial Matrix Producer)....
Xevious 3D/G is the fourth game in the Xevious series. It's a vertical scrolling shoot'em up, like the rest of...
Xevious: Fardraut Densetsu, despite sharing its name with Xevious: Fardraut Saga (Fardraut Densetsu in Japanese), can be considered a sequel...
Xevious: Fardraut Saga is a vertically-scrolling shooter that contains two modes: Recon and Scramble. The Recon mode is a port...
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:
- 4.86 Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (2015)
- 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)
- 4.69 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)
- 4.67 Shadow Warrior Classic Redux (2013)
- 4.66 Metroid Prime Trilogy (2009)
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