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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in Space

by Ysty
1.0 (14 Oct 2012)
in Space is a procedural fast-paced arcade match-three shooter.
Genre: Shoot 'Em Up, Action

Grimm: Quest for the Gatherer's Key

0.2 (14 Aug 2012)
Grimm: Quest for the Gatherer's Key is a fantasy hack&slash game with a lot of platforming elements that you might find in games like...
Genre: Platform, Total conversion, Action


1.0.1 (Humble Indie Bundle #6) (25 Sep 2012)
Word of Ember blazed across the land, and the town of Torchlight flared to life.
Genre: Roguelike, Role-playing, Action

Space Pirates and Zombies

1.0 (18 Sep 2012)
At its core, Space Pirates and Zombies is an action based, skill oriented, top down space combat game.
Genre: Strategy, Action


by Sidhe
1.0 (18 Sep 2012)
Shatter is a retro-inspired brick-breaking game that merges familiar action with unique twists and a modern crafted production approach.
Genre: Arcade, Action

Forceline (29 Jan 2013)
Forceline is a 2D sidescrolling game where you take control of the prince of the realm of Athretia.
Genre: Arcade, Beat 'Em Up, Adventure, Action


SVN (19 Jul 2012)
Hurrican is a freeware jump and shoot game that is based on the Turrican game series.
Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'Em Up, Action


Battle of Deneb Demo (16 Jul 2012)
SHMUPSpace is an arcade style mod for FreeSpace Open engine that follows the lines of more traditional shoot em ups (or shmup) of the...
Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'Em Up, Total conversion, Action

Tiny & Big: Grandpa's Leftovers

1.0 (2 Jul 2012)
Tiny & Big, a comic styled jump and slice platformer, gives you the unique ability to shape a whole world at your will! You are Tiny,...
Genre: Platform, Adventure, Action

Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP

1.0 (31 May 2012)
Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP is an exploratory action adventure with an emphasis on audiovisual style.
Genre: Adventure, Action


1.0 (31 May 2012)
The acclaimed action-platformer Psychonauts bears all the marks of a mad Tim Schafer/Double Fine creation: a zany premise, standout...
Genre: Platform, Adventure, Action


FOnline is a client-server isometric game engine, intended for developing multiplayer and singleplayer games.
Genre: MMO, Role-playing, Action