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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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

Gods Deluxe

Gods deluxe is remake of the classic platform game from Bitmap Brothers from 1992.
Genre: Arcade, Platform


1.1 (6 May 2015)
1000 years after post-apocalyptic Earth, many form of lifes went extinct, including humans.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Puzzle

Protostriker M

1.0 (22 Jun 2014)
Protostriker M is an old school SHMUP and a throwback to the days of 8-bit gaming.
Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'Em Up, Shooter, Action

Los Cuervos

2-player head-to-head flight sim made for the Space Cowboy Jam.
Genre: Arcade, Flying / Aviation, Shoot 'Em Up, Shooter

Galaxy Forces

V2 1.84 (28 Dec 2014)
Galaxy Forces is a single and multiplayer 2D space shooter game.
Genre: Arcade, Flying / Aviation, Shooter, Action


BETA 3314 (24 Dec 2014)
Distance is a survival racing game that combines the intense action of arcade racing with the exploration of an atmospheric world.
Genre: Arcade, Driving, Flying / Aviation, Racing

One Must Fall 2097

One Must Fall: 2097 replaces the human combatants typical of contemporary fighter video games with large Human Assisted Robots (HAR).
Genre: Arcade, Beat 'Em Up


OpenOMF is a Open Source remake of "One Must Fall 2097" by Diversions Entertainment.
Genre: Arcade


Cannonball (20 Sep 1986)
OutRun (アウト ラン) is an arcade game released by Sega in 1986.
Genre: Arcade, Racing

Desktop Dungeons

(7 Nov 2013)
Desktop Dungeons is a quick-play, roguelike-like puzzle game that gives you 10-20 minutes of dungeon-crawling action per serving.
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle, Roguelike