50 Best Arcade games

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The best 50 Arcade games daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), Win Mobile, PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, Switch, PC Windows, Mac OS and Linux. 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 Wall Kickers released the 5 September 2018 and ranked #31, Tempest 4000 released the 17 July 2018 and ranked #1, Street Fighter: 30th Anniversary Collection released the 29 May 2018 and ranked #13.

3# Fowlst - 2017

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Dodge bullets, battle huge bosses and try not to get chopped In half by a buzz saw. Trade your loot for sick powers like egg bombs and rockets so you can really show those demons whos boss!.

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6# The Bug Butcher - 2016

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The Bug Butcher is an action-packed 2D side scrolling shoot em up game where peril comes from above. So in a nutshell, pest control with machine guns in space. The core mechanics hold old ties from the classic arcade shooter “Super Pang” where you shoot vertically, but with modern day twists. You are Harry, a brash and tenacious exterminator who has a knack for decimating bugs. Harry’s current assignment takes him to an infested futuristic research facility on a distant planet. The surviving and dwindling number of scientists employed him for his slaughtering skills. Harry’s mission: survive until the decontamination of the building is complete, hoard coins like his life depended on it, and protect the scientists at all costs. Watch out for the spiders they have a particular fondness for rubber encased scientist brains. After landing, you will move from room to room through the facility blasting rockets, lasers, and wielding the power of lighting upwards at anything not human. Ravenous swarms and ferocious waves of bugs of every size will attempt to kill you, but luckily there will be weapon and health pick-ups to aid Harry on his quest. Fierce reflexes are mandatory for survival, but Harry’s brutal power-ups will let the guts fly and make the larva cry! If you love games with humor, perfect platforming, grotesquely cute art, nightmarish bosses, and real personality then The Bug Butcher will suit your fancy.

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7# ACA NeoGeo: Blazing Star - 2017

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Your mission is to take on the sinister AI Brawshella that is the main culprit behind an army of deadly biological weapons. The game features classic high score gameplay with higher points awarded when players land successful charge shots to chain multiple enemies. *This title is based off the MVS (NEOGEO for arcades) version.

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9# Tomb of the Mask - 2016

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Tomb of the Mask is an arcade game with an infinite procedurally generated vertical labyrinth. You put it on and suddenly realize that you can now climb walls - easily and promptly.

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10# Hoppenhelm - 2017

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Bust open doors to secret rooms full of lava and gather shiny coins. Sir Hoppenhelm is lost down in the dungeon of his castle Dunkelburg and must jump, block and slash his way back to safety before the rising lava gets him. Hoppenhelm is: Arcade platform action One handed controls Randomly generated levels with progression Challenging gameplay Unlockable characters and weapons Leaderboards Fancy sprites and juicy animations Bouncy chiptune soundtrack In-app purchase to remove ads Made with love :D

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12# Magic Touch: Wizard for Hire - 2015

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"It's almost impossible to have a single go, and there's a breathless brilliance to proceedings that means you'll probably lose hours of your life here." A game by Nitrome the award winning team that brought you Gunbrick (Editors Choice Jan 2015) Platform Panic (9/10 - Gamezebo, 9/10 Gold Award - Pocket Gamer, 4/5 Touch Arcade) and Icebreaker: A Viking Voyage - Game of the Year 2014 Pocket Gamer). - Full game centre support to compete with friends and foes - Collect coins to unlock new spells - Slow Down time!

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13# Street Fighter: 30th Anniversary Collection - 2018

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Hop online and relive the arcade experience through the online Arcade Mode or play with friends in the online lobby within four of the most definitive Street Fighter titles in the collection. The celebration continues in the Museum, where fans and historians alike can follow the timeline of how Street Fighter has evolved over the past 30 years. Learn more about the Street Fighter cast, view key animation sprites in the character viewer and take a behind-the-scenes look at the design documents that helped solidify the franchise that produced generations of World Warriors!

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15# Disney Crossy Road - 2016

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Tap and swipe your way to a record-setting number of steps with 100+ Disney and Pixar figurines while dodging crazy and unexpected obstacles in the 8-bit worlds of Toy Story, Zootopia, The Lion King, The Haunted Mansion, Tangled, Wreck-It Ralph, and more. JOURNEY through 8-bit depictions of Als Toy Barn, the Pride Lands of Africa, the Haunted Mansion, San Fransokyo, and more while enjoying 8-bit versions of familiar tunes like Youve Got a Friend in Me and I Just Cant Wait to be King!

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17# Beat Street - 2017

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Evil gangs are terrorizing Toko City and the citizens need your help! Story driven gameplay Simple controls - anyone can play a beat 'em up! Unlock fighters with unique martial art skills and get iMessage stickers Gorgeous handcrafted pixel art Retro music by Maxo iPhone X support

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18# Fastlane: Road to Revenge - 2017

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1 position as you blast past other players and outrageous gang bosses in Fastlane: Road to Revenge! Game changing vehicle transformations to rain destruction on your rivals: Talon Gunship, Vulcan S-22, Tempest C-3.

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19# King Tongue - 2015

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Features King Tongue is an old-school arcade game where you use jumps and combo sequences to try and get the highest score! This one-button grappling hook lets you hang, swing, and throw yourself to and fro with an ease rarely seen with a single finger! Once youve purchased King Tongue, therell be no nasty surprises: youll own the complete game!

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22# Draw In - 2018

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Draw a line in, reckon up the length of the shape and close it!. The stars will be awarded depending on how perfect the line covers its outline!.

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23# ACA NeoGeo: Metal Slug - 2016

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"METAL SLUG" is the original entry in one of the most famous action game series ever released. Players control Marco and Tarma who belong to the Special Forces team known as the "Peregrine Falcon Squad." They fight to defeat General Donald Morden, in an effort to take back their stolen weapon known as the "METAL SLUG."

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24# AirAttack 2 - 2015

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Sequel of Award Winning next-gen top down air combat shooter with stunning 3D graphics and amazing orchestral soundtrack. Prepare your plane and destroy the axis of evil with Flamethrower, Tail Gunner, Bombs, ... Show your friends no mercy in the daily events! Features: * 22 campaign missions + survival mission * Fully destructible 3D environment * Orchestral soundtrack with 30 unique scores * Daily Events with rewards * 5 Player Planes * Plane Upgrades: Flamethrower, Tail Gunner, Bombs, Lasers, Wingmen, Homing Rockets, ... * Portrait / Landscape orientation * Amazing Lighting and Explosion Effects * MFi controller, iCade support

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25# Horizon Shift - 2015

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Horizon Shift is an explosive wave based single screen shooter with a ton of new ideas and platformer elements. Do what it takes to protect your horizon from the ever encroaching enemy attack!

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