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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Project One

0.8.8 (29 Jul 2013)
Project One is a vertically scrolling boss-only shoot'em up with colorful and distinct graphics.
Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'Em Up


Gravi is an intense puzzle-platformer that will test your tolerance for pain.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Puzzle


As the economical crisis advances, the discontent of an entire population cannot help but outburst in Riots, where the sounds of many...
Genre: Arcade

Primate Plunge

by aelius
1.1 (8 Jan 2008)
Help poor Monkey navigate his way down through trecherous jungles, canyons, towering waterfalls, into the heart of a volcano and through...
Genre: Arcade, Platform


(8 Oct 2014)
Prepare for a mind-bending first-person adventure as you enter the world of the Odd Gods and discover the magical power of the TRI!...
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Puzzle


(27 Mar 2013)
PirateHell is a fast top-down shooter.
Genre: Arcade, Shooter

Dungeon Hearts

Dungeon Hearts could best be described as a blend of the ever-escalating pace of Canabalt, the puzzle/action hybrid style of Puzzle...
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle


by suve
v.1.2 (16 Mar 2014)
Colorful is a short game originally made for Ludum Dare 25, which tells the story of a man, struggling to bear with the depression...
Genre: Arcade


Navigate the beauty and hazards of the solar system while riding on a wave of light in this innovative action-puzzle game.
Genre: Arcade, Music, Naval

Girls Like Robots

Release (15 Mar 2013)
Girls Like Robots is a puzzle game about seating arrangements, wrapped around an epic tale of love and danger! Make friends and break...
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle


10,000,000 is an award winning hybrid RPG/Action/Puzzle game.
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle


Release (10 Apr 2013)
Monsters! is a 2D action shooter inspired by the classic arcade game Robotron 2084.
Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'Em Up, Action