The action game is a video game genre that emphasizes physical challenges, including hand–eye coordination and reaction-time. The genre includes diverse subgenres such as fighting games, shooter games, and platform games, which are widely considered the most important action games, though some real-time strategy games are also considered to be action games. Read the full article at the Wikipedia.

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Boson X

1.0.1 (30 Aug 2013)
Quantum jump from planck to planck as you hit critical velocity in Boson X, a new rotational runner from Mu & Heyo.
Genre: Arcade, Action


Release (24 Oct 2013)
Forced is a one- to four-player co-op arcade action RPG with puzzle and tactical elements.
Genre: Role-playing, Action

Assault Android Cactus

Beta (28 Aug 2013)
Assault Android Cactus is a twin stick shooter for one to four players with an emphasis on high pressure and stylish action.
Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'Em Up, Action

Natural Selection 2

Steam only (30 Aug 2013)
Natural Selection 2 is an immersive, multiplayer shooter that pits aliens against humans in a strategic and action-packed struggle for survival.
Genre: Shooter, Action


Preorder (31 Mar 2014)
Your favorite 8-bit and 16-bit era games mashed into one! Metroidvania meets Gradius in an exciting, modern pixel art adventure!
Genre: Platform, Shoot 'Em Up, Adventure, Action

Sloth Patrol

1.02 (15 Aug 2013)
Sloth Patrol, a free twin stick shooter, is the most realistic sloth-based video game ever conceived.
Genre: Shoot 'Em Up, Action


0.5 (6 Nov 2012)
lierolibre is the project liberating Liero from all its proprietary components and to allow it to be distributed completely freely.
Genre: Shooter, Action

Cannons Lasers Rockets

frequently updated
CLR is a free-to-play cross-platform multiplayer PvP/Co-op arcade space game.
Genre: Arcade, MMO, Shooter, Action

AssaultCube Reloaded

2.6 (26 Dec 2013)
AssaultCube Reloaded, formerly AssaultCube Special Edition, is a free-and-open-source first-person-shooter, created by the AssaultCube...
Genre: Shooter, Action

Strike Suit Zero

Steam only (23 Jan 2013)
In the year 2299, an interstellar war rages on.
Genre: Shooter, Action

Fancy Skulls

by Tekibo
0.7 beta (14 May 2014)
Fancy Skulls is a first person shooter with procedural generation and permadeath.
Genre: Roguelike, Action

Electronic Super Joy

Electronic Super Joy is a brutally hard platformer set in a world of pulse-pounding electronic music.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Action