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Shoot 'Em Up

Shoot 'Em Up or shmup games are a subset of shooter games where the player continually moves forward while waves of enemies enter the screen. Both shooting and dodging are critical to advancing. See also Bullet Hell.

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Top rated$15 or less tagged Shoot 'Em Up (338 results)

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May you attain enlightenment.
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
(124 total ratings)
Shooter
Bleed 2
$9.99
A relentless arcade action game with air-dodging, bullet-reflecting, and tons of bosses.
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
(147 total ratings)
Action
A manic shooter for beginners and psychos alike.
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
(58 total ratings)
Shooter
A vertical SHMUP for the C64
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
(79 total ratings)
Shooter
Dodge bullets and fight the militarized police force defending a corporate toxic sludge pipeline.
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(30 total ratings)
Shooter
Play in browser
Dip, dodge, duck, dive, and ... die
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
(46 total ratings)
Action
Play in browser
White-knuckle speed-Pac-Man.
Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars
(70 total ratings)
Action
👾 An arcade shoot-em-up played entirely with a single button.
Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars
(143 total ratings)
Action
Fast paced, turn-based shooter with a cute attitude!
Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars
(113 total ratings)
Shooter
Arcade co-op old-school retro shmup
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(19 total ratings)
Shooter
Awesome run & gun action adventure for the C64 from the author of Hessian!
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
(25 total ratings)
Action
Short Caravan Shmup - Alpha Release
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(18 total ratings)
Action
Play in browser
Rescue breakfast in this action-packed arcade style shoot -em-up!
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(17 total ratings)
Action
Neutral. Shield. Danger.
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
(39 total ratings)
Shooter
Short Shwave Shmup
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
(27 total ratings)
Shooter
Play in browser
An original one-screen action game for NES&FC-compatible hardware, realized in the style of '80s arcade games.
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
(29 total ratings)
Action
Cellular Minesweeper Shooter 🔬
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
(22 total ratings)
Puzzle
a 8bit Space shooter in Pico 8
Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars
(104 total ratings)
Shooter
Play in browser
A challenging 16k SHMUP for the C64
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
(30 total ratings)
Shooter
Top-Down Gallery Shooter Arcade!
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
(32 total ratings)
Action
High speed kinetic action. Danger is the best offense!
Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars
(53 total ratings)
Action
A small spooky themed RPG
Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars
(66 total ratings)
Role Playing
Play in browser
A Magical Girl Battle Game
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
(15 total ratings)
Fighting
Shoot'em up arcade with crazy characters and explosions everywhere!
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
(15 total ratings)
Shooter
Issue #11 of a monthly indie game anthology collecting games from 10 developers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(11 total ratings)
A brand new SHMUP for the C64!
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
(23 total ratings)
Shooter
Turn hateful humans into lovable demons in this 90s arcade style shooter
Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars
(64 total ratings)
Shooter
Jet-combat roguelite, occasionally with swords and 300+ other items to strap onto your jet.
Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars
(85 total ratings)
Action
Take control of the dragon Azron and embark on a fiery reign of terror.
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
(15 total ratings)
Action
Play in browser
Meditate in bullet heaven (Soundtrack & Steam key included, free demo)
Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars
(41 total ratings)
Action
single-stick arena shooter on mankind's last hard drive
Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars
(32 total ratings)
Shooter
Cheese it up with Chizuru and SHOOT TO THE BEAT OF THE SONG in this top down bullet hell shooter!
Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars
(31 total ratings)
Rhythm
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
(11 total ratings)
Action
Massively multiplayer arcade space shooter
Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars
(25 total ratings)
Shooter
A vertical SHMUP for the C64
Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars
(21 total ratings)
Shooter
A space game about swinging trash into things and dying
Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars
(33 total ratings)
Action
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