Genre: Fixed-screen shoot 'em up

Group Description

The initial form of shoot 'em ups was defined by the genre's progenitor, Space Invaders (1978): the player controls a character (usually a space ship) that can move within the limits of a single top-down screen. Traditionally, the movement is restricted to the sides only; shooters in which the character can be navigated up- and downwards within one screen also belong to this group, since the defining distinction of these games from other shoot 'em ups is the lack of scrolling and the inability to break the confines of one screen until all of the enemies on it have been eliminated and the player moves on to a new stage.

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Game Titlesorted in descending orderYearPlatformPublisherUser Score
Super Destronaut 3D2017New Nintendo 3DSPetite Games...
Namco Museum2017Nintendo SwitchBANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc....
1979: Invasion Earth2017Windows...
Alien Downpour2017Apple IISnacking On Software...
Megadeth: Invasion2017Browser...
Super Destronaut 2: Go Duck Yourself2016Wii UPetite Games...
Galaga: Tekken - 20th Anniversary Edition2015Android, iPad, iPhoneBANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc....
Epic Boss Fighter 22015BrowserArmor Games Inc....
Super Destronaut2015Linux, Macintosh, Wii U, WindowsPetite Games...
Epic Boss Fighter2014BrowserArmor Games Inc....
Kosmik Revenge2014Android, iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, Ouya, tvOS, Windows Apps, Windows Phonerealtech VR...
Pony Killer2014AndroidKarlin Games...
Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions - Evolved2014Android, iPad, iPhone, Linux, Macintosh, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PS Vita, tvOS, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox OneSierra4.22
Warped Retro2013Xbox 360...
Sea Rescue!2012Odyssey 2, Videopac+ G7400...
We Are Cubes2012Xbox 3601BK...
Jungle Girl2012Odyssey 2...
Beat Hazard Ultra2011Android, iPad, iPhone, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Cold Beam Games Ltd...
Arcade Essentials Evolution2011PlayStation 3, PSP, PS VitaNordcurrent UAB...
Pac-Man & Galaga Dimensions2011Nintendo 3DSNamco Bandai Games America Inc....
Beat Hazard: Ultra2011Linux, Macintosh, WindowsCold Beam Games Ltd...
SYNSO:CE2010WindowsBagfull of Wrong...
Invader Attack2010Windows...
Arcade Essentials2010PlayStation 3, PSP, PS Vita, WiiNordcurrent UAB...
Tech Shooter2010Xbox 360Spainarts...
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Selected Covers

Epic Boss Fighter Browser Front Cover
Front cover for Epic Boss Fighter
We Are Cubes Xbox 360 Front Cover
Front cover for We Are Cubes
Pony Killer Android Front Cover
Front cover for Pony Killer
Super Destronaut Linux Front Cover
Front cover for Super Destronaut

Selected Screenshots

Start screen
Screenshot from Epic Boss Fighter
Title screen (Trial version)
Screenshot from We Are Cubes
Title screen
Screenshot from Pony Killer
Main menu (Trial version)
Screenshot from Warped Retro
Game group created by Oleg Roschin (181735), additional games added to group by Patrick Bregger (210512), POMAH (52500), piltdown_man (151727), S Olafsson (38547), リカルド・フィリペ (151677), yenruoj_tsegnol_eht (!!ihsoy) (2630), Victor Vance (10127), chirinea (44324), Flapco (14573), Harmony♡ (20289), Sciere (510641), Alaka (57255), Kabushi (209748), vileyn0id_8088 (21096), Terok Nor (26757), Игги Друге (46428), JudgeDeadd (22371) and vedder (38405)