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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$5 or less with Gamepad (any) support tagged Shoot 'Em Up (62 results)

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👾 An arcade shoot-em-up played entirely with a single button.
Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars
(130 total ratings)
Action
a 8bit Space shooter in Pico 8
Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars
(101 total ratings)
Shooter
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A small spooky themed RPG
Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars
(61 total ratings)
Role Playing
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Take control of the dragon Azron and embark on a fiery reign of terror.
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
(14 total ratings)
Action
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Meditate in bullet heaven (Soundtrack & Steam key included, free demo)
Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars
(36 total ratings)
Action
👻 Wrangle endless waves of ghosts in a post-apocalyptic clean-up mission.
Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars
(28 total ratings)
Action
A classic shoot em' up on steroids.
Rated 4.3 out of 5 stars
(74 total ratings)
Shooter
A space game about swinging trash into things and dying
Rated 4.4 out of 5 stars
(29 total ratings)
Action
The official 30th anniversary remastered edition of the classic C64 shoot 'em up.
Rated 4.4 out of 5 stars
(27 total ratings)
Shooter
A sidescrolling bark-em-up where you create and guide a team of very good dogs to save their home!
Rated 4.3 out of 5 stars
(46 total ratings)
Action
A casual bullet hell shoot-em-up!
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
(9 total ratings)
Shooter
Boss rush game with bullet hell and platforming elements.
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
(8 total ratings)
Action
An arcade shooter where enemies learn behaviours from those that went before • WebGL Demo • Win/Mac/Linux Versions
Rated 4.1 out of 5 stars
(31 total ratings)
Shooter
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Space rocks shoot-em-up roguelite!
Rated 4.2 out of 5 stars
(10 total ratings)
Shooter
Embark on an adventure through space with the ferocious HELLSTAR SQUADRON.
Rated 4.1 out of 5 stars
(16 total ratings)
Shooter
Color Match Puzzle x Shoot'em up!
Rated 3.9 out of 5 stars
(16 total ratings)
Puzzle
Hop into your spaceship and battle waves of opponents to find the legendary space pizza! Now 100% more Deluxe than ever!
Rated 4.4 out of 5 stars
(7 total ratings)
Action
A retro danmaku game
Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars
(6 total ratings)
Shooter
Fast-paced river racing!
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(5 total ratings)
Action
Play in browser
Cat Ace
$4.99
An aerial combat arcade shooter.
Rated 3.8 out of 5 stars
(16 total ratings)
Shooter
A face-melting, pixel-pumping arcade shoot 'em up
Rated 3.7 out of 5 stars
(19 total ratings)
Shooter
A retro, 8-bit style run-and-gun inspired by Saturday morning cartoons of the 80s!
Rated 3.7 out of 5 stars
(11 total ratings)
Shooter
Darkest Wave is a retro shoot-em up done in bright colors and a unique style.
Rated 4.4 out of 5 stars
(5 total ratings)
Shooter
GUNSTAR
£1.99
Top-down, multi-directional shooter
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
(4 total ratings)
Shooter
Vertical scrolling shoot'em up with ship upgrades
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars
(4 total ratings)
Shooter
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A fun acrade shooter
Rated 4.2 out of 5 stars
(5 total ratings)
Shooter
a nightmare psychedelic trash pixel vertical scrolling shooter
Rated 3.6 out of 5 stars
(8 total ratings)
Action
You are struck by the urge to visit a bathroom, start a trip and face your greatest fears in a fight to the last splash!
Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars
(4 total ratings)
Shooter
An Infinite wave based shooter with a unique dash mechanic
Rated 3.7 out of 5 stars
(7 total ratings)
Shooter
A shoot-em-up with collosal boss battles
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(3 total ratings)
Action
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Classic arcade game with campaign through Solar system and retro-style action.
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(3 total ratings)
Shooter
Zzap!
$1.99
Twin-stick twitching, high-score chasing, particle-exploding, 2600 futurism!
Rated 4.0 out of 5 stars
(5 total ratings)
Shooter
Bullet-hell arcade with a cheesy story. The Four Horsemen is a threat, stop them by overcoming evil with immense power!
Rated 4.3 out of 5 stars
(3 total ratings)
Action
video game
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(2 total ratings)
Action
A space shooter for helping less experienced players get better.
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(2 total ratings)
Shooter
The new brick-breaker experience.
Rated 4.0 out of 5 stars
(3 total ratings)
Action
Play in browser
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