Shooter Games

Quake II

Quake II

Quake II doesn't need any introduction. The first-person shooter created by id Software was released in December 1997. The legendary John Carmack worked personally on coding this gem, that was not planned to be a sequel to Quake.

Year: 1997 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-01-03Tags: 3d first-person fps multiplayer science fiction shoot em up texture map

Alien Soldier

Alien Soldier

Alien Soldier is a sci-fi side-scrolling shooter created by Treasure exclusively for the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis and published in 1995. Do you like boss battles? Do you like a lot...

Year: 1995 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-02-08Tags: arcade genesis original game mutants run and gun science fiction shoot em up side-scrolling

Virocop

Virocop

Virocop is a third-person shooter created by Graftgold and published by Renegade in 1995 for the Amiga. The game programmers, Steve Turner and Andrew Braybrook, took inspiration f...

Year: 1995 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-11-21Tags: 2 players aga amiga original game cyborgs multi-directional

Hexen II: Mission Pack - Portal of Praevus

Hexen II: Mission Pack - Portal of Praevus

Hexen II Mission Pack: Portal of Praevus is an expansion pack of Hexen II developed by Raven Software and published by Activision in 1998 for Windows. Raven Software, the American...

Year: 1998 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-08-04Tags: 3d dark fantasy dlc first-person fps medieval mission quake engine

Uridium 2

Uridium 2

Uridium 2 is a sci-fi horizontal-scrolling shoot 'em up created by Graftgold for the Amiga and published by Renegade in 1993. The first Uridium was created for the Commodore 64, a...

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-11-01Tags: 2 players 2d co-op shoot em up space flight top-down

Duke Nukem 3D

Duke Nukem 3D

Duke Nukem 3D is a sci-fi first-person shooter created by 3D Realms and published by GT Interactive Software for PC in 1996. The game is the sequel of Duke Nukem and Duke Nukem I...

Year: 1996 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-01-17Tags: 3d adult comedy first-person fps north america science fiction shoot em up texture map

Contra

Contra

Contra is a run-and-gun style platformer developed by Konami and published by Erbe Software initially in 1987. It was released in arcades and on ZX Spectrum and Amstrad PC to start with.

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-03-07Tags: arcade platform-shooter run and gun science fiction shoot em up south america

Armalyte

Armalyte

Armalyte is one of the best shooters ever created for the Commodore 64. This horizontally scrolling sci-fi shoot 'em up was developed by Cyberdyne Systems and published by Thalamus in 1988.

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: commodore 64 science fiction shoot em up side-scrolling space flight

Wizball

Wizball

Wizball is a shooter/platformer with horizontal scrolling created by Sensible Software for the Commodore 64 in 1987. The game was designed by Jon Hare, whose name is tied to the Sensible Soccer series, and his co-founder Chris Yates.

Year: 1987 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: 2 players arcade commodore 64 multiplayer non-linear platform-shooter shoot em up

Uridium

Uridium

Uridium is a science fiction side-scrolling shoot 'em up originally designed by Andrew Braybrook for the Commodore 64. It was one of the most popular game for the 8-bit home comput...

Year: 1986 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: commodore 64 science fiction shoot em up space flight

R-Type

R-Type

R-Type is a side scrolling shoot-em-up arcade created by Irem in 1987. The graphics design was inspired by H. R. Giger's artwork for the Alien movies. The game was ported to severa...

Year: 1989 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: arcade science fiction shoot em up space flight

Alien Carnage

Alien Carnage

Alien Carnage (also known as Halloween Harry) is a follow-up to the 1985 game Halloween Harry, created for the Microbee System by John Passfield in 1985, but it has very little in common with the original game.

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: horror platform-shooter run and gun shoot em up

System Shock

System Shock

System Shock is a first person action shooter developed by Looking Glass Technologies and published by Origin Systems in 1994 for DOS. There was only one sequel to the game, Syst...

Year: 1994 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: cyberpunk horror puzzle-solving rpg elements shoot em up

Turrican

Turrican

Turrican is one of the most popular games of the '90s. It was designed and programmed by Manfred Trenz initially for the Commodore 64. The game is a sci-fi platformer, where a muta...

Year: 1990 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: commodore 64 mutants platform-shooter run and gun science fiction shoot em up walkabout