50 Best Challenging Action games

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The best 50 Challenging Action games daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms for Android, Win Mobile, PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, Switch, PC Windows, Mac OS, Linux and 3DS. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

The latest addition in this selection are Railgunners released the 30 December 2018 and ranked #22, Exo-Adventures released the 10 September 2018 and ranked #44, Navyblue and the Spectrum Killers released the 4 September 2018 and ranked #43.

1# Super Hydorah - 2018

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Super Hydorah is a nonlinear horizontal shoot’ em up designed to offer a challenging experience, sublimating the richness of traditional shmup classics. Face the menace of the Meroptians aboard the Delta Force, alone or with your friends in this game with direct action and nostalgic art.

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2# Manuganu 2 - 2014

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In this release, Manuganu, has fly and swim features, which can easily be controlled with a single touch and it will be more challenging than ever with the improved climb feature. Game Features Platforming actions: Run, jump, roll, fly and swim IOS 7 controller support Original soundtrack by Burak Karaka Game available in: English, French, German, Italian,Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese and Turkish

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3# Mobfish Hunter - 2014

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Trick-out your fishing lures with a variety of projectile and melee weapons to rid the seas of Mobfish and become a champion Hunter. Set in the Mobfish Hunter world, each zone includes its own species of Mobfish and challenging hazards.

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4# Conduct THIS! - 2016

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Set in a stunning world, with incredibly simple controls you race against time to bring passengers safely to their destination by commanding trains, switching tracks and avoiding collisions in increasingly challenging action-puzzles. As you progress you unlock new trains, gain access to new beautiful and mysterious regions and earn awards. Conduct trains in beautiful low-poly 3D worlds Simple and intuitive gameplay for everyone, just tap to start/stop trains and control switches Transport passengers, earn coins and unlock new themed regions Unlock trains found in the real world, such as the French TGV and Japanese Shinkansen, to expand your train collection Seriously challenging puzzles in clever levels that will push you to the limit Earn awards for completing regions and marvel at your success in the company HQ Share your most explosive crashes with your friends Fantastic soundtrack by composer Simon Klle

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6# Lost Socks: Naughty Brothers - 2016

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Set off in chase of the lost Sock! Lost Socks: Naughty Brothers is a brand new platformer set in a crazy world, with infinite fun and hardcore challenges. What sets this game apart is that the main character simply can’t stop, so the onslaught of enemies, barbs and bullets will be intense!

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7# Swiped - 2014

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Swipe and make longest chains of similar gems in this challenging puzzle game with exciting special powers. Swiped Game modes : * CLASSIC : Achieve the target in given time to complete each level. - All game modes have individual player ranking system based on the highest level/Score achieved.

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8# Caterzillar - 2016

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Join Bob the caterpillar on a fun and action packed adventure to rescue the princess and defeat the evil insects who have shattered his world! Defy gravity and stick to surfaces. Features: - 4 Gorgeously Designed Chapters - 32 Uniquely Crafted Levels - Epic Boss Fights - Pay Once and Play Forever - Beautiful Art and Character Designs

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9# Fallen Legion - 2018

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Fallen Legion is an intense action RPG where every battle is a heart-pounding fight and each gut-wrenching choice impacts the realm.

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11# Monster Hunter - 2014

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Monster Hunter places the player in the role of an up-and-coming hunter who must accomplish various quests to achieve glory. Monster Hunter plays in a similar fashion to Phantasy Star Online allowing the player to team up with up to three other hunters online to take down stronger monsters. Monster Hunter is played through quests given to the hunter by the Village Elder or the Town Guild. Gathering: Gathering quests are missions in which the hunter must "gather" items like herbs or monster parts.

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12# The East New World - 2016

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A retro-inspired action platformer game with the high quality pixel art style. Tight controls, complex level design (including multiple paths and secret areas), RPG elements, collectibles and achievements, boss fights, NPCs, a fair amount of challenge and decent number of levels.

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14# Orphan - 2017

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Orphan draws inspiration from the classic 2D games of gaming's golden era. Orphan focuses on immersive gameplay, visuals and atmosphere and channels classics like Another World, Blackthorne and Oddworld: Abe's Oddysey, with a touch of Journey to Silius. Oh yeah and let's not forget a little Limbo.

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16# 15 seconds - 2018

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Screenshot of the video game 15 seconds
Screenshot of the video game 15 seconds

15 Seconds is a 2d arcade in which you have to move forward, take down obstacles, avoid shots in the search for an exit, but remember that your time is limited. in no case do not touch anything, otherwise you will have to start all over again.

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17# Greedy Dungeons - 2018

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Screenshot of the video game Greedy Dungeons
Screenshot of the video game Greedy Dungeons

Who needs swords and spells when you have cash? Run through the dungeon with your defenseless hero, and collect as much gold as you can possibly carry! How much loot can you get away with ?

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20# Marble Masters: The Pit - 2017

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Screenshot of the video game Marble Masters: The Pit
Screenshot of the video game Marble Masters: The Pit

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Do you have what it takes to become a marble master? Destroy the enemy marbles through 50 levels in this challenging physics based action puzzler.

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21# Plasma Puncher - 2017

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Plasma Puncher is an action-brawler taking place at a cellular level! As the last standing white blood cell, you must destroy the virulent army of microbes that invaded the bloodstream, using your bare fists and an assortment of power-ups and special attacks! It's all about punching amoebas into oblivion, baby!

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22# Railgunners - 2018

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Screenshot of the video game Railgunners
Screenshot of the video game Railgunners

Early Access

Railgunners is a story driven shooter, in a mix of shmup and runner genre. Fight your way through hundreds of enemy ships, and help humanity fight back against the alien invasion!

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23# A Turd's Life - 2018

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Screenshot of the video game A Turd's Life
Screenshot of the video game A Turd's Life

Early Access

Ever wonder what happens to poop after you flush it down? A TURD'S LIFE focuses on the life of a brand new turd with challenging infinite 3D runner type of gameplay and difficult bosses with very dynamic gameplay! Jump, duck, dodge or shoot your way through enemies, obstacles and bosses! collect coins and weapon powerups!

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24# Winter Warland - 2017

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Screenshot of the video game Winter Warland
Screenshot of the video game Winter Warland

In this free for all multiplayer battle, fight to be the last snowman standing. Use your snowballs to destroy your enemies from far away, or use your carrot as a sword and deal damage up close.

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25# Zaba The Frog - 2017

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Screenshot of the video game Zaba The Frog

Zaba The Frog is a 2D platformer game focused on quick and challenging gameplay. Your job as a player, is to help not very smart, lazy frog. Goal of each level is to collect enough flies and reach the exit portal. Be aware that as frog eats, it’s becoming bigger and it’s easier to die.

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