Arcade

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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Syobon action

Syobon Action is a 2D Japanese freeware video game notoriously known on the Internet for its extremely difficult levels.
Genre: Arcade, Platform

Inside a Star-filled Sky

Release 16 (22 Mar 2011)
An infinite, recursive, tactical shooter for one player by Jason Rohrer.
Genre: Arcade, Shooter, Action

Roll 'm Up

Release
Pinball simulator. _________________ Note: the game homepage is dead, but the game is rather nice and polished, and you still can...
Genre: Arcade

Bugger!

Alpha 4 (6 Mar 2011)
"Bugger!" is a top-down shooter in the same vein as Cyberdogs, though I would like the gameplay to feel a little more like Doom: in...
Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'Em Up, Action

Starry

1.0.2 (23 Feb 2011)
This is Starry. A looping, accelerating rail shooter.
Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'Em Up, Action

Zep's Dreamland

1.02 (29 Jan 2005)
An addicting puzzle game where you control the cute little character, Zep, through his dreamland.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Puzzle

SpaceChem

1007 (30 Apr 2011)
Zachtronics Industries is back with an ambitious new design-based puzzle game.
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle

Falling Block Game 2

0.3 (27 Dec 2010)
Falling Block Game is a free, open source block stacking game available for Windows and Linux.
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle

Soccer Cup Solitaire

Release (3 Jan 2011)
Shoot for the win with Soccer Cup Solitaire! Pass some time and shoot for the win with Soccer Cup Solitaire! Choose one of over...
Genre: Arcade, Card game, Sports

JVGS

0.5 Beta (18 Feb 2010)
This game takes place in a world much like ours, which has started fading away.
Genre: Arcade, Platform

C-Dogs SDL

0.5.7 (11 Nov 2014)
C-Dogs SDL is a 1 to 4 player overhead run-and-gun game.
Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'Em Up, Shooter, Action

DROD: The City Beneath

3.2.0.83 (1 Apr 2007)
The City Beneath is the third computer puzzle game in Deadly Rooms of Death series published by Caravel Games.
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle