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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. more

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Dragon's Lair (PS3)
Dragon's Lair (PS3)

Arcade 23 November 2010

Re-edition of the classic arcade game, which appeared in game rooms in 1983. Playing the role of knight Dirk, we set out to rescue the princess kidnapped by the dragon. The game is based entirely on the so-called quick time events and allows you to play with the Kinect motion controller.

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LEGO Marvel's Avengers (PS3)
LEGO Marvel's Avengers (PS3)

Arcade 26 January 2016

Another installment in a bestselling action-adventure game series based on the license of the LEGO bricks. This title is a result of cooperation between the developers from Traveller’s Tales and the Marvel company. Once again, players visit the amazing world of comic superheroes. The story is based on the Avengers film (2012) and its sequel Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015). Therefore, you can play as one of the numerous Marvel characters known from both the graphic novels and films, including Iron Man, Captain America, Hulk, Black Widow, Thor, Loki, and Hawkeye. In terms of gameplay, Lego Marvel’s Avengers is not much different from other games in the series, such as LEGO Marvel Super Heroes. Gameplay is presented in third-person perspective and it boils down to exploration, solving puzzles, gathering collectibles, and fighting with opponents.

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LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (PS3)
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (PS3)

Arcade 22 October 2013

An action-adventure game featuring the superheroes from Marvel comic books. The title was created by Traveller’s Tales Studio, experts at LEGO video games (e.g. LEGO The Lord of the Rings, LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean, LEGO Harry Potter). Players can become Spider-Man, Iron Man, Hulk, Thor, Captain America, and other superheroes, who are asked by Nick Fury from the S.H.I.E.L.D. organization to save the world from villains and other dangers. The developers stayed true to the well-proven gameplay mechanics that combines elements of action, brawler, and adventure game. As always, the game is filled with unlockable extras, and features a cooperation mode in split screen.

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LittleBigPlanet (PS3)
LittleBigPlanet (PS3)

Arcade 27 October 2008

LittleBigPlanet is a dynamic platformer, designed for PlayStation 3 owners. This item is the first on this console to allow almost unlimited interference in the course of the game. You find yourself on a small planet, the boundaries of which are constantly widening while you play.

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LittleBigPlanet 2 (PS3)
LittleBigPlanet 2 (PS3)

Arcade 18 January 2011

The second part of the award-winning Media Molecule studio game. LittleBigPlanet 2 offers a powerful single player campaign and even more sophisticated tools for creating your own levels or even entire games.

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Angry Birds (PS3)
Angry Birds (PS3)

Arcade 03 January 2011

A PC version of the best-selling dexterity game, well known primarily to users of tablets and mobile phones. The task of the players is to shoot the title "furious birds" from the slings in the piggies hidden behind various obstacles.

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Rayman Legends (PS3)
Rayman Legends (PS3)

Arcade 29 August 2013

An action 2D platform game starring a sympathetic creature of a protagonist. The game was developed by Ubisoft Montpellier and is the fifth full-fledged installment in the series created by Michel Ancel. This time the titular protagonist and his friend Globox must face nightmares which have created amazing worlds during the 100 years they have spent in the Crossroads of Dreams. Rayman must also free the Teensies captured by the clone of the deceptive Magician. Gameplay mechanics and the visual style of Rayman Legends are similar to the mechanics and style of the previous Rayman game (Rayman Origins). The new features in the game include musical levels and a system that allows other players to freely join the game in split-screen cooperation mode.

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LittleBigPlanet 3 (PS3)
LittleBigPlanet 3 (PS3)

Arcade 18 November 2014

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Rayman Origins (PS3)
Rayman Origins (PS3)

Arcade 15 November 2011

A two-dimensional platform game, the gameplay of which references classic installments of the series. The story of the game takes place before the events told in the first installment of the series. The action of the game takes place in a fairytale realm called the Crossroads of Dream. When the world is threatened by an invasion of dark creatures called Hoodlums, the titular protagonist and his friends decide to save it. During the game the player will visit various fantasy realms, jump between numerous platforms (the action is shown from side perspective and the player can move in four directions), get past various traps, obtain new abilities and fight enemies encountered on the path. There is more than a dozen types of enemies, as well as much more powerful bosses. What's more, the game contains levels in which the protagonist mounts other creatures (for example a giant mosquito) and rides it through large areas. Cooperation mode is a novelty in the series – it allows the player to complete all levels while accompanied by up to three friends. The colorful, beautiful graphics generated by UbiArt Framework are a valuable asset to the game. Colorful locations are accompanied by neatly-animated characters and a catchy soundtrack.

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Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One (PS3)
Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One (PS3)

Arcade 18 October 2011

Three-dimensional platformer with extended cooperation mode for four people. The game tells the story of the Ratchet & Clank duo, joined by Captain Quartet and Dr. Nefarius. This four-man team must save the world with an extremely dangerous machine. Each hero has unique skills and achieving success requires team play.

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Tom Clancy’s H.A.W.X. 2 (PS3)
Tom Clancy’s H.A.W.X. 2 (PS3)

Arcade 07 September 2010

Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. 2 is the second installment of the aeronautical arcade game by the Romanian developer studio of Ubisoft. Players sit at the helm of modern fighters (including F-22, Su-27, Harrier and Eurofighetr) and take part in heavenly battles. The creators abandoned the realistic model of flight physics in favour of a dynamic and spectacular action.

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Trine (PS3)
Trine (PS3)

Arcade 17 September 2009

An adventure-platformer featuring puzzle elements. It was developed by the Finnish Frozenbyte studio, known for Shadowgrounds - a series of isometric shooters. The story is set in a colorful fantasy world, where the player gets to lead a team of three characters: a wizard, a knight and a thief. Using a mysterious device called Trine, they must save the kingdom from the undead. The gameplay mechanics were inspired by classic platformers. The player explores subsequent game levels while avoiding traps, solving puzzles and fighting enemies. Each of the three characters has some unique abilities, and the player can switch between them at any time. The wizard can summon various objects, the thief has significant ranged capabilities and the knight simply packs a punch. The game stands out with very magical atmosphere of the visuals and an ample color palette.

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Puppeteer (PS3)
Puppeteer (PS3)

Arcade 10 September 2013

Puppeteer is a platformer that takes players to a traditional puppet theater, where the action of the game takes place. Its main character is a boy transformed against his will into a puppet.

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Cars 3: Driven to Win (PS3)
Cars 3: Driven to Win (PS3)

Arcade 13 June 2017

Another installment in a series of racing games based on Pixar animated movies. The game was developed by Avalanche Software, creators of titles like Pure and Split/Second: Velocity. The title enables the player to control more than twenty customizable vehicles-characters (animated cars are the main protagonists of Cars). Among them there are Lightning McQueen and Cruz Ramirez, who prepares for an encounter with his rival Jackson Storm. The action takes place on twenty unique tracks. As player wins races, he gains access to various upgrades for his vehicles. Car development system is connected to the ability to unlock new characters, tracks and gameplay features like new game modes. Cars 3: Driven to Win features high quality three-dimensional graphics that faithfully recreate the movie.

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Wonderbook: Book of Spells (PS3)
Wonderbook: Book of Spells (PS3)

Arcade 13 November 2012

An interactive version of Harry Potter's novel series by J. K. Rowling using the PlayStation Eye camera and the PlayStation Move controller. With the help of a wand we discover the history of the famous young wizard, learn new spells and take part in mini-games.

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Goat Simulator (PS3)
Goat Simulator (PS3)

Arcade 11 August 2015

Goat Simulator is a humorous simulator that serves as a commercial extension of the joke game made by Swedish Coffee Stain (known primarily from the Sanctum series). The game lets you control a crazy goat named Pilgor which destroys everything in the virtual world. The goal is to cause as much damage as possible with the use of a wide range of absurd accessories, like rockets, explosives, etc. It was the developers’ ambition to create a big cliché parody, mocking low-budget simulators. Therefore, Goat Simulator features loads of purposely implemented humorous bugs. The editor gives you a chance to create your own levels and share them with others through the Internet. On the technical side, the game utilizes the power of Unreal Engine 3.

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Ace Combat Infinity (PS3)
Ace Combat Infinity (PS3)

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.

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Fez (PS3)
Fez (PS3)

Arcade 25 March 2014

An arcade platform game in a retro style, created by the development team Polytron. We play the role of Gomez, who, living in the 2D world so far, realizes the existence of another dimension. The title presents the game in a rather innovative way, realizing various puzzles using two-dimensional boards in the three-dimensional world. All this takes place in a pixel, colourful design. The game is noteworthy for its unique presentation.

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Trine 2 (PS3)
Trine 2 (PS3)

Arcade 20 December 2011

A sequel to a platform/puzzle action game developed by Frozenbyte. The story of the original game was set in a colorful, magical fantasy world. Trine 2 once again presents the adventures of the three characters bound together by the power of an artifact known as Trine. Amadeus, Zoya and, Pontius are brought to a fairytale land inhabited by goblins. Their task is to discover the truth behind the actions of the malicious creatures and to prevent them from achieving their goals. Similar to the original game, Trine 2 is a two-dimensional platformer. The gameplay features arcade elements (jumping, fighting, etc.) and puzzle solving. The main characters have gained new abilities and can also search for hidden treasures and bottles containing experience points. The sequel features also a new game mode, implementing cooperative online multiplayer.

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Birds of Steel (PS3)
Birds of Steel (PS3)

Arcade 15 March 2012

Birds of Steel is an air shooter in the climates of World War II, which tries to combine arcade and simulation elements.

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Limbo (PS3)
Limbo (PS3)

Arcade 19 July 2011

Very unique two-dimensional platformer from the independent developer PlayDead. We play as a small boy who sets on dangerous journey to save his sister. He traverses surrealistic landscapes, coming across many deadly traps and running away from monstrous spider, which follow him tirelessly. In terms of gameplay, Limbo borrows from classic platform titles, though not without adding a few original features. The games revolves around advanced physics, which plays crucial role in most puzzles and arcade sequences, during which the players must display quick reflexes. What stands out the most, however, is Limbo’s unique, mysterious and grim atmosphere, mainly coming from its audiovisuals. Sparse use of sound and graphics, consisting only of shades of black and white, makes it look like a work of a movie expressionist from the beginning of 20th century.

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PlayStation Move Heroes (PS3)
PlayStation Move Heroes (PS3)

Arcade 22 March 2011

PlayStation Move Heroes is an arcade player with the heroes of many well-known games, designed for the capabilities of the PlayStation Move motion controller. The player directs the actions of his favourite characters, performing a number of tasks requiring a lot of reflex and good movement coordination. The title was produced by Nihilistic Software studio.

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Sonic Unleashed (PS3)
Sonic Unleashed (PS3)

Arcade 09 December 2008

Sonic Unleashed is the next installment of a series of games about the adventures of the famous supersonic hedgehog. As usual, the plot tells the story that Dr. Eggman once again decided to destroy the world, and only Sonic can prevent it.

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Ben 10: Omniverse (PS3)
Ben 10: Omniverse (PS3)

Arcade 13 November 2012

Arcade game based on the popular animated series Ben 10. Players play the title character, able to turn into alien creatures from other planets on request. During the game we will fight together with our partner, an alien named Rook.

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Shank (PS3)
Shank (PS3)

Arcade 24 August 2010

Shank is a 2D side-scroll platformer with a kind of "beat up" by Klei Entertainment studio. The plot of the game depicts the fate of the title character, a paid killer at the service of the mafia, who wants to take revenge on his former employers for the death of his girlfriend. The game abounds in spectacular battle scenes with the use of various weapons. A large amount of blood gushing on the screen makes the game addressed to adult audiences, despite the comic style convention.

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Flower (PS3)
Flower (PS3)

Arcade 12 February 2009

Another innovative title from thatgamecompany, the authors known for the very original games such as flOw or Cloud. This time, the gameplay focuses on free exploration of your surroundings, as well as observing the changes caused by the forces of nature. In Flower, we are able to control the wind gusts, which allows us to interact with various elements of the environment. The game is divided into several different levels, between which we can watch simple introductory animations. Depending on the currently traversed zone and our progress, the game gives us various challenges that are mainly focusing on gathering the petals from titular flowers – which causes a number of changes in the game world. The developers put a lot of emphasis on using the gyroscopic functionalities of the Sixaxis controller.

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