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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(19 Nov 1996)
In the far distant future, an epic war for survival takes place.
Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'Em Up, Action


(18 Mar 2014)
The skies will be set aflame and the seas will overflow with wreckage in Vlambeer’s stylish arcade shooter LUFTRAUSERS! Select from...
Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'Em Up, Shooter, Action

Gravity Badgers

Step into the space suit of a valiant space badger as he ventures into the deadly depths of deep space to save his friends, family...
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle


1.3 (6 Apr 2014)
Sometimes, the total is greater than the sum of the parts.
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle

Ned et les maki

0.3 (4 Jul 2014)
Further to an incident in his world, Ned, the masked koala with striped socks, wanders into a strange forest.
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle


Crawl is the local multiplayer dungeon crawler where your friends control the monsters! It’s bullet-hell beat-em-up meets old-school...
Genre: Arcade, Beat 'Em Up, Action

Shütshimi: Seriously Swole

Shütshimi is a randomized shoot'em up about a muscle-bound fish with memory problems defending the seven seas.
Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'Em Up, Shooter, Action

Xump - The Final Run

v1.00 (6 Jul 2014)
Xump - The Final Run is a simple multi-platform puzzler by Retroguru.
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle


Ascendant is the unforgiving beat 'em up that challenges you with a new world each time you play.
Genre: Arcade, Beat 'Em Up, Action

Destination Sol

1.0.2 (26 Jan 2015)
Destination Sol -- 2D Space Arcade/RPG with Planets Pilot your ship in the open world made of space, planets, and more.
Genre: Arcade, Role-playing

Floating Point

Release (6 Jun 2014)
Floating Point is a peaceful game about swinging gracefully around randomly generated levels.
Genre: Arcade, Platform


Gold Edition (8 Aug 2013)
Guacamelee! is a Metroid-vania style action-platformer set in a magical Mexican inspired world.
Genre: Arcade, Beat 'Em Up, Platform