Games Encyclopedia Top Games PC PS5 XSX PS4 PS3 Xbox One Xbox 360 Switch Android iOS Rankings Images Companies

Arcade Video Games11

Arcade games. Titles from this category require particularly good manual skills. Main purpose of the gameplay is to reach a specific point or defeat enemies while controlling a character or a vehicle. Arcade games usually don’t have any story or have it in a very simple form. This category contains e.g. popular platformers.

PC
PC / Windows1708 WWW18
PlayStation
Sony PlayStation 532 Sony PlayStation 4519 Sony PlayStation 3347 Sony PlayStation 2194 Sony PlayStation 161 PlayStation Portable142 PlayStation Vita217
Xbox
Microsoft Xbox Series X/S35 Microsoft XBOX ONE413 Microsoft Xbox 360384 Microsoft Xbox63
Mobile
Android OS294 Apple iOS335 Windows Phone50
Nintendo
Nintendo Switch398 Nintendo Wii271 Nintendo DS307 Nintendo Wii U148 Nintendo 3DS146 Game Boy Advance162 Nintendo GameCube74
MORE
LESS

Browse genres/themes ?

Browse the Encyclopedia by genre and tags. Each game has one main genre: Action, Fighting, Puzzle, Adventure, RPG, Sports, Strategy, Simulation, Party, Racing, Arcade. You can search multiple tags and filter games by platforms, scores, or release dates.

Filters:

arcade games
Super Mario 3D World
Super Mario 3D World

Arcade 22 November 2013

The fifteenth installment in the Super Mario arcade game series created by Nintendo, and the first one designed for Wii U. In terms of gameplay mechanics the game is a light-hearted 3D platformer, in some moments resembling a classic side-scrolling arcade game. You run through colorful, linear locations filled with obstacles and opponents to beat, as well as simple logic puzzles to solve.

WiiU

Crash Bandicoot
Crash Bandicoot

Arcade 25 January 2007

Re-edition of the classic 3D platformer that originally appeared on the PlayStation in 1996. In the game we play the role of a friendly animal named Crash, who, after escaping from Dr. Neo Cortex's animal experimentation laboratory, has to save his beloved and put an end to the evil plans of a scientist.

PS3ANDPSPPSV

Angry Birds 2
Angry Birds 2

Arcade 29 July 2015

The second full-fledged installment in an extremely popular action-logic game franchise that earned the Finnish studio Rovio worldwide fame. After a string of spin-offs that combined the original gameplay with elements from other genres, this title goes back to the roots of the franchise, using well-known mechanics with a handful of new solutions. What is different, is the design of levels, which now feature not just of a single structure but also contribute to a larger entity.

ANDiOS

Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped
Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped

Arcade 31 October 1998

Digital reissue of the platformer from 1998, which is the third fully-fledged part of the series about the adventures of the friendly Jamrai Crash. In this part of the game he also has to help his sister Coco. Together they move in time to stop the villains who want to reverse the course of history and prevent the frustrated plans of Dr. Neo Cortex from being thwarted.

PS3PS1PSPPSV

Tiny Thief
Tiny Thief

Arcade 11 July 2013

Tiny Thief is a two-dimensional sneaking game developed by the team of 5 Ants, in which we play as a young thief trying to earn a living in the Middle Ages. In most missions, the player's task is to rob rich aristocrats and avoid detection.

PCANDiOS

Nikita: Tajemnica Skarbu Piratow
Nikita: Tajemnica Skarbu Piratow

Arcade 30 May 2008

Not very demanding platformer, in which we play the role of the clever fox Nikita. Our task is to find a magical sabre, as well as the title treasure of pirates.

PC

Pranksterz: Off the Boss
Pranksterz: Off the Boss

Arcade 06 October 2006

A game in which we play the role of a frustrated lawyer who wants to take revenge on his horrible boss. We can do this by setting a number of funny traps and making various tricks.

PC

Pressure
Pressure

Arcade 26 March 2013

Arcade racing game set in a humorous, slightly steampunk world. We're driving an armed buggy and trying to eliminate our rivals, including the bad Earl planning to destroy the surrounding nature in order to build a huge spa resort.

PCX360PS3

New Super Mario Bros. U
New Super Mario Bros. U

Arcade 18 November 2012

New Super Mario Bros. U is a platformer maintained in the classic, arcade convention produced by the development team of Nintendo under the leadership of Takashi Tezuka. The main characters, plumbers Mario and Luigi, go to the rescue of Princess Peach, whose castle was besieged by Bowser's army. The title has been designed with the capabilities of the Wii U console in mind.

WiiU

LocoRoco
LocoRoco

Arcade 23 June 2006

LocoRoco is an arcade game, available only to PSP pocket console holders and is a specific response of Sony Computer Entertainment to the product "Me and My Katamari from Namco.

PSP

osu!
osu!

Arcade 16 September 2007

A free music game in which we have to play the rhythm of the songs performed in the background. Osu! is very popular on the e-sport scene and the creator of the game while working on the game was inspired by the classic games released on Nintendo DS.

PCiOS

Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair
Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair

Arcade 08 October 2019

The second installment of the series started in 2017 from Playtonic Games studio. Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair is described by the creators as a "hybrid platformer", because the stages in which the action is observed from the side, appear here next to fully three-dimensional levels. This time the title characters' task is to defeat the sinister Capital B.

PCXONEPS4Switch

Surgeon Simulator 2
Surgeon Simulator 2

Arcade 27 August 2020

The second part of the series of arcade games, in which we play the role of beginner surgeons (and thus - clumsy and making numerous and funny mistakes). Surgeon Simulator 2 offers both solo and multiplayer modes.

PC

Gris
Gris

Arcade 13 December 2018

Gris is an artistic 2D platformer. We are guided by the actions of the title girl trying to deal with the painful past. We travel through a beautiful, surreal world, solving puzzles and overcoming simple platform sequences. The game is the work of Nomad's debuting studio.

PCPS4SwitchiOS

Crash Bandicoot 2 HD
Crash Bandicoot 2 HD

Arcade 30 June 2017

A thoroughly remastered version of the second entry in the popular platformer series from Naughty Dog, which originally debuted in 1997 on the first PlayStation console. Crash Bandicoot 2 HD from Vicarious Visions takes us again to the fictional Wumpa archipelago near Australia’s coast.

PS4

Stuntfest
Stuntfest

Arcade canceled

A humoristic stunt sandbox that evolved from various tech demos created by Bugbear Entertainment during their works on Next Car Game: Wreckfest. The game is set in a world that is full of various challenges. The sandbox is filled to the brim with intricate tracks which were designed for various vehicles.

PC

Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory
Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory

Arcade 13 November 2020

Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory is a game that combines the characteristics of action games and rhythm games. The game uses characters, world and music known from the Kingdom Hearts series and was developed by Square Enix.

PCXONEPS4Switch

Rain on Your Parade
Rain on Your Parade

Arcade 15 April 2021

Rain on Your Parade is a funny game in which, as a self-aware cloud, we spoil people's lives and plans by controlling the weather. The game was developed by Unbound Creations studio.

PCXONESwitch

Hateful Chris: Never Say Buy
Hateful Chris: Never Say Buy

Arcade 30 June 2001

A humorous platform game by Brainchild Studios. The protagonist is the eponymous Chris — a skull fighting an international corporation, which flooded the world with ads of their new special sales machine called Dreadful Dana. Hateful Chris: Never Say Buy utilizes a side-view perspective. During the game, you explore spacious, nonlinear levels, complete missions and side quests, participate in various minigames, and fight enemies. You can use over thirty kinds of weapons and special attacks.

PC

Sonic the Hedgehog 4
Sonic the Hedgehog 4

Arcade 11 October 2010

The fourth installment of the cult platformer with the Blue Hedgeon in the lead role, developing the plot of three games known from the first half of the 1990s.

PCX360PS3Wii

Prehistorik
Prehistorik

Arcade 23 May 1991

Prehistorian is a typical arcade game, in which we play the role of a caveman, whose main goal is to find food, necessary for the further existence of the prehistoric community.

PC

Spelunky HD
Spelunky HD

Arcade 08 August 2013

Spelunky HD is a puzzle game created by Derek Yu and his studio Mossmouth, whose main character is a spearhead. In order to steer his actions, players visit randomly generated undergrounds full of treasure as well as fancy traps and dangerous enemies. The HD edition has been enriched with new, previously unavailable elements.

PCPS4Switch

Viscera Cleanup Detail
Viscera Cleanup Detail

Arcade 23 October 2015

A lighthearted, science-fiction arcade game that allows the player to assume the role of a cleaner on a space station. Viscera Cleanup Detail starts in a moment that would normally mean that the end credits are about to roll in any typical story. Instead, our hero enters the action moments after somebody got rid of an alien horde. As can be easily imagined, the station is littered with destroyed instruments and body parts of humans and aliens alike. Our task is to clean up the mess.

PC

Ace Combat Infinity
Ace Combat Infinity

Arcade 20 May 2014

Another part of the combat fighter simulator. The action takes the player back to the near future. This is the first part of the Ace Combat series based on a free-to-play business model, and as a result, the game focuses primarily on multiplayer gameplay.

PS3