Arcade games often have short levels, simple and intuitive control schemes, and rapidly increasing difficulty. This is due to the environment of the Arcade, where the player is essentially renting the game for as long as their in-game avatar can stay alive (or until they run out of tokens). Read the full article at the Wikipedia.

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Cardinal Quest

1.2 (8 Dec 2011)
Cardinal Quest is an arcade-style dungeon-crawler inspired by 1980s classics such as Gauntlet, Red-Box D&D and Golden Axe: Choose your...
Genre: Arcade, Roguelike

Bottoms up!

Release (5 May 2011)
It is New Year's Eve, and it is getting close to midnight.
Genre: Arcade, Platform

Super Transball 2

1.5 (16 Apr 2005)
Super Transball 2 is a Thrust like game.
Genre: Arcade


0.4.1 (27 Jan 2011)
Combine fruits to collect points, you can increase points with aditional bonuses.
Genre: Arcade


1.0 (1 Oct 2005)
For too long has humanity been ruled by cruel and disputatious gods! Fly through the various layers of the Celestial Oversphere to...
Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'Em Up


0.2.0 (19 Sep 2015)
irrlamb is a 3D game that probably involves a lot of physics and frustrating gameplay.
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle


2.01 (28 Jul 2011)
VVVVVV is a retro styled 2D platformer by Terry Cavanagh, creator of dozens of free games.
Genre: Arcade, Platform

Crayon Physics Deluxe

Release 55-3 (3 Aug 2011)
Crayon Physics Deluxe is a 2D physics puzzle / sandbox game, in which you get to experience what it would be like if your drawings...
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle

Jazz Jackrabbit

08-05-11 - Unofficial! OpenJazz (8 May 2011)
Jazz Jackrabbit is a PC platform game.
Genre: Arcade, Platform

Lockdown Protocol

1.0.0 (21 Mar 2015)
Lockdown Protocol is a score-oriented platformer/shooter game with multiplayer support and built-in level editor.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Shoot 'Em Up, Shooter, Action


1.02 (5 Jun 2011)
The game is a platformer with some puzzle elements.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Puzzle, Action

Ultimate Smash Friends

0.16 (8 May 2011)
Ultimate Smash Friends is a 2d arcade fight game, inspired by the super smash bros nintendo series.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Action