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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Cannons Lasers Rockets

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CLR is a free-to-play cross-platform multiplayer PvP/Co-op arcade space game.
Genre: Arcade, MMO, Shooter, Action

Need for Madness

2013-08-20 (20 Aug 2013)
Need for Madness is a very mad car racing and crashing game where you perform stunts to power your car and win by either racing (finishing...
Genre: Arcade, Driving, Racing

Electronic Super Joy

Electronic Super Joy is a brutally hard platformer set in a world of pulse-pounding electronic music.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Action

Beatbuddy: Tale of the Guardians

Steam only (6 Aug 2013)
Awakened from his slumber, Beatbuddy journeys through lush hand-painted environments on a quest to save his companions and his own immortality.
Genre: Arcade, Music, Platform


0.2 (5 Aug 2013)
Tim is a bacterium who enjoys spending his days languishing in pools of morning dew.
Genre: Arcade, Platform

Sorry Mario Bros!

1.2 (2 Aug 2013)
A free 2D platformer which gives Princess Toadstool the ability to jump, and thereby free herself from King Koopa’s castle.
Genre: Arcade, Platform


1.0 (27 Jun 2012)
Vertigo is just what it’s title suggests–disorienting.
Genre: Arcade, Platform


1.10 (25 Apr 2014)
When evil aliens invade the galaxy, it is up to you and your fleet of decommissioned starfighters to drive them back.
Genre: Arcade


Particulars is a game with a unique combination of arcade-action and puzzle gameplay, set in the mysterious world of subatomic particles.
Genre: Arcade, Puzzle, Action

Escape Goat

IndieGameStand (27 Jul 2013)
Escape Goat is a puzzle platformer featuring a unique take on traps and machinery.
Genre: Arcade, Platform


Release (22 Jul 2013)
Expander is a fast-paced reaction game that challenges you to take risks.
Genre: Arcade


Release (25 Dec 2013)
Goscurry is a small, hard game, developed by Daniele Giardini with beats by Isak J Martinsson, where you must relax and follow the...
Genre: Arcade, Music