Arcade games often have short levels, simple and intuitive control schemes, and rapidly increasing difficulty. This is due to the environment of the Arcade, where the player is essentially renting the game for as long as their in-game avatar can stay alive (or until they run out of tokens). Read the full article at the Wikipedia.

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0.0.1 (28 Sep 2015)
A fast paced 2D dungeon based shootem up.
Genre: Arcade, Adventure, Action

DG2: Defence Grid 2

Update (24 Mar 2015)
Defense Grid 2 is a 2014 tower defense video game.
Genre: Arcade

M.A.R.S. Extraction

1.4.0 (13 Aug 2015)
M.A.R.S. Extraction is six degrees of freedom first person shooter released for PC and mobile.
Genre: 6DoF, Arcade, Shooter, Action

Battle High 2

Sequel to the award-winning XBLIG fighter, Battle High: Elemental Revolt, this thrilling fighter introduces 5 new characters, new music...
Genre: Arcade, Beat 'Em Up, Action

Monster Bash

Johnny Dash's bash 'em smash 'em adventure takes him into the evil Under World of Count Chuck.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Action

Freedom Planet

Freedom Planet is a combat-based platform adventure that pits a spunky dragon girl and her friends against an alien attack force.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, 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

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

Toki Tori 2+

(11 Jul 2013)
Toki Tori 2+ is a Metroidvania style puzzle adventure.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Puzzle

Return of Dr. Destructo

by maxed
1.0 (13 Apr 2015)
Dr. Destructo is at it again like it's 1987! The madman with his own army and fleet threatens the Earth with unspecified evil plans!...
Genre: Arcade

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