Download Arcade Action Games - Best Software & Apps

  • Temple Run 2

    1.51.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows Phone
    iPhone

    Running through the temple again

    8
    3662 votes
    • PROS: Addictive gameplay, Improved graphics and effects, Free
    • CONS: Repetitive
  • Street Fighter 2

    Remake

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Enjoy the arcade classic on your PC

    7
    1242 votes
    • PROS: An awesome dose of nostalgia, All 8 original characters, Good graphics
    • CONS: Pretty slow, Sound not up to much, Can be difficult to set up
  • Iron Man 3

    1.6.9g

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone
    Java
    BlackBerry

    Action-packed endless runner based on the blockbuster movie

    9
    276 votes
    • PROS: Hollywood-style presentation, Lots of missions and challenges, Seemingly infinite power-ups and upgrade, 18 flying suits, Control senstivity can be tweaked, Lots of scenaries
    • CONS: Default controls are tricky to master, You have to wait to play again unless you pay
  • House of the Dead III

    Trial

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A tiny taste of this zombie shoot'em up

    7
    1428 votes
    • PROS: Satisfying destroying zombies, Fun for Sega arcade nostalgics
    • CONS: Very dated, Too easy, Short
  • slither.io

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows

    Invisible Skins for Slitherio to give you that snaky edge

    9
    63 votes
    • PROS: Tips, tricks and how to play, Totally free, Images of Slitherio in action
    • CONS: No actual skins contained in this app
  • METAL SLUG

    1.2

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows

    Revisit an action classic in Metal Slug

    9
    16 votes
    • PROS: Charming hyper-violent graphics, Fast-paced intense action gameplay
    • CONS: Touch controls feel a little sluggish, Graphics although charming are a little dated
  • Metal Slug 3

    1.6

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone

    Bringing a classic to Android

    8
    102 votes
    • PROS: Classic gameplay, Lots of replayability
    • CONS: Joystick is small onscreen, Frame rates slowdown during big explosions
  • Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition

    Preview

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The definitive 2D fighting game?

    8
    74 votes
    • Sonic Runners

      1.1.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      Pull on your super-sonic sneakers

      8
      49 votes
      • PROS: Sonic perfectly blended with endless, Great 2D look , Responsive action
      • CONS: Story slows the pace, Lives slow the pace, Constant connection loads and ads slow the pace
    • Lara Croft: Relic Run

      1.0.59

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      Lara Croft, Temple Raider

      9
      27 votes
      • PROS: Plenty of action , Original moves mix up the gameplay, Looks great
      • CONS: Strains older devices , Occasionally too detailed , Still kinda still Temple Run
    • Iron Man 3

      (Kindle Tablet Edition) 1.0.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Action-packed game based on the blockbuster movie

      8
      40 votes
      • PROS: Hollywood-style presentation, Lots of missions and challenges, Seemingly infinite power-ups and upgrade, 18 flying suits, Control senstivity can be tweaked, Lots of scenaries
      • CONS: Default controls are tricky to master, You have to wait to play again unless you pay
    • Wreck-It Ralph

      1.6

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      iPhone
      Android
      Windows Phone

      Five arcade games featuring characters from the Wreck-It Ralph movie

      10
      4 votes
      • PROS: Five fun games, Diverse types of games, Lets you challenge friends on Facebook
      • CONS: Little originality, Controls are sometimes fiddly
    • Chicken Invaders: The Next Wave

      4

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Fight off the fowl alien invasion

      7
      271 votes
      • PROS: Simple but solid arcade action, Fun, Easy to play
      • CONS: No shoot 'em up innovation, Bosses are disappointing
    • Chicken Invaders 5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      Save the Earth from an Invasion of Chickens

      10
      11 votes
      • PROS: Intense shooting action, Lots of galaxies to explore
      • CONS: Lack of any real story, No action other than shooting
    • The Expendabros

      1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Exbrosive action

      7
      231 votes
      • PROS: Excessively fun, Up to four player manic action, Destructible environments, Characters from The Expendables, Free
      • CONS: Not for the faint hearted
    • Chicken Invaders 5 Mac

      5.00

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Save the Earth from an Invasion of Chickens

      7
      13 votes
      • PROS: Intense shooting action, Lots of galaxies to explore
      • CONS: Lack of any real story, No action other than shooting
    • Wall-E

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Play as Wall-E in this action-packed platform adventure

      8
      369 votes
      • PROS: Great story, based on the Pixar movie
      • CONS: Demo is too restrictive, Easy, repetitive levels
    • Doodle Army Boot Camp

      1.4

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Experience a stick figure war

      8
      3 votes
      • PROS: Lots of action all the time, Variety of weapons
      • CONS: Frustrating controls, Repetitive
    • Hell Zombie

      varies-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A free Arcade & Action app for Android

      9
      7 votes
      • Mega Man 8-bit Deathmatch

        1d

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A 3D tribute to the blue bomber!

        8
        260 votes
        • PROS: Perfect Mega Man tribute, Configurable controls, Action packed and fun
        • CONS: Really simple, Original control configuration isn't great
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