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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From the creators of Bastion, Transistor is a sci-fi themed action RPG that invites you to wield an extraordinary weapon of unknown...
Genre: Role-playing, Action


OlliOlli mixes addictive one-life gameplay with over 120 tricks and grinds across 50 deviously crafted levels, 250 Challenges, Spots...
Genre: Platform, Sports, Action

Shovel Knight

Shovel Knight is a sweeping classic action adventure game with awesome gameplay, memorable characters, and an 8-bit retro aesthetic.
Genre: Platform, Adventure, Action


Become a neophyte sorcerer, and get ready for your rite of passage: Enter the labyrinth and face dangerous challenges to prove your...
Genre: Shooter, Action

Retro City Rampage

OPEN-WORLD carjacking goes back to the '80s in this 8-BIT nostalgic throwback.
Genre: Shooter, Adventure, Action

Super Star Path

Classic color match puzzle meets space shoot'em up action! Hop into your awesome spaceship, open a path through huge waves of aliens...
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle, Shoot 'Em Up, Action

Volgarr the Viking

(13 Sep 2013)
Volgarr the Viking is a 2D side-scrolling arcade action game that has all the hallmarks of the true classics - simple controls, high...
Genre: Arcade, Beat 'Em Up, Platform, Action


FEIST is an atmospheric action-platformer about a small creature trapped in a mysterious and hostile world.
Genre: Platform, Adventure, Action

Satellite Rush

v0.16 (20 Jul 2015)
Satellite Rush is a sci-fi top-down shooter with pixel art graphics and roguelike elements.
Genre: Arcade, Beat 'Em Up, Roguelike, Shoot 'Em Up, Shooter, Action

Blender (Game Engine)

2.74 (31 Mar 2014)
The Blender Game Engine (BGE) is Blender’s tool for real time projects, from architectural visualizations and simulations to games.
Genre: Arcade, Strategy, Adventure, Racing, Role-playing, Simulation, Action


1.0 (15 Dec 2014)
Godot is an advanced, feature packed, multi-platform 2D and 3D game engine.
Genre: Arcade, Strategy, Adventure, Racing, Role-playing, Simulation, Action

Geometry Wars™ 3: Dimensions

(25 Nov 2014)
Enjoy the next chapter in the award-winning Geometry Wars franchise and battle through waves of enemies in this frenetic arcade shooter.
Genre: Shoot 'Em Up, Action