Download Retro Arcade - Best Software & Apps

  • Chicken Invaders 3

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Wacky Fun in Chicken Invaders 3

    7
    1028 votes
    • PROS: Chicken Invaders 3 is very much one for players who appreciate retro games, The game is the best yet in the Chicken Invaders series
    • CONS: Players who have already experienced the first two titles may find it over-familiar, If you want modern gaming development it is unlikely to appeal to you
  • Nokia Snake

    2.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Game for Retro Fans

    6
    27 votes
    • PROS: Lots of levels to complete, Ability to create and share new levels
    • CONS: Gets repetitive rather quickly, Not much variation between levels
  • VVVVVV

    Demo 2.0

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Android
    iPhone

    Retro gaming has never been so good

    8
    120 votes
    • PROS: Simple Controls, Great puzzles, Excellent soundtrack
    • CONS: Hard
  • Team Fortress Arcade

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A 2D retro homage to Valve's Team Fortress

    7
    82 votes
    • PROS: Fun homage to the Team Fortress world, Fun gameplay, Four players on one PC!
    • CONS: Controls not configurable, Boss Battles can seem unfair
  • Shovel Knight

    1.2.3A

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Can you dig it?

    7
    20 votes
    • PROS: Beautiful retro style, Amazing chiptune music, Precision platforming, Great characters and world
    • CONS: Can be frustratingly hard at times
  • Simpsons Arcade

    1.0.0

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    iPhone

    Join Homer on his donut crusade

    8
    6 votes
    • PROS: Superb graphics, Retro arcade soundtrack, Very funny, Lots of bonus levels and mini games
    • CONS: You can only play as Homer, Using the joystick obscures your view a bit
  • Galaxy Strike

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Retro-style intergalactic battles

    7
    36 votes
    • SNES Emulator  SNES9x  NES Retro  Arcade Games

      1.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A free game for android

      -
      No votes yet
      • Final Fight 2

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android

        Street Fighter style retro brawling game

        8
        4 votes
        • PROS: Lots of combos, Action packed, Retro arcade style
        • CONS: Too many ads , No way to upgrade characters, Not many levels
      • RETRY

        1.5.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android
        iPhone

        Retro tap-to-fly fun from the makers of Angry Birds

        8
        4 votes
        • PROS: Insanely addictive gameplay, Beautiful 8-bit graphics, Fun music, Lots of achievements to unlock
        • CONS: No online leaderboards
      • Super Bomberman R

        1.0

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Cool Game for Retro Fans

        10
        1 vote
        • PROS: Fast paced blasting fun, Exciting multiplayer mode
        • CONS: Background music is rather repetitive, Difficult to keep track of the action at times
      • Diamond Caves 3

        1.15

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Retro fever: a diamond mine with level editor

        8
        24 votes
        • Golden Axe Myths

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Retro fantasy hack and slash 'em up

          7
          24 votes
          • PROS: Classic gameplay, Two player mode, Four characters to choose
          • CONS: Gameplay can be repetitive, Occasional crashes
        • PING PONG!

          1.0.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows
          Android

          Retro table tennis

          4
          5 votes
          • PROS: Very playable, Great music, Fast
          • CONS: No two player instructions, high difficulty level
        • PewDiePie: Legend of Brofist

          1.0.0

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          iPhone
          Android

          Accompany the most famous YouTuber on his epic retro adventure

          10
          2 votes
          • PROS: Challenging gameplay, Attractive retro look, Multiple characters, Varied levels
          • CONS: Difficult for new players, Awful if you hate PewDiePie
        • Drive Ahead!

          1.31

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          iPhone
          Android

          Perfectly exciting accidents!

          7
          29 votes
          • PROS: Amazing 2 player, single device, fun, Great retro look with modern touches , Random cars and tracks keep it exciting
          • CONS: Random selections can leave one player at a real disadvantage , CPU car is really good
        • Capcom Arcade

          1.09.01

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          iPhone

          Play arcade classics on your iPhone

          4
          1 vote
          • PROS: The four games are classics, Nice retro presentation, Free tokens every day
          • CONS: Controls aren't great, Games available elswhere
        • Kung Fu

          2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          A brutal slice of retro gaming

          6
          17 votes
          • PROS: Fast paced action, Good variety of enemies, Excellent 8-bit sound
          • CONS: No easy mode
        • C64 Commando Remake

          Demo 0.24

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Retro vertical shoot 'em up

          5
          1 vote
          • PROS: Faithful remake, Playable, simple game, Nostalgia!
          • CONS: Very hard!, Old school graphics not for everyone
        • Droid Assault

          1.6

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Super cool retro-modern robot shoot 'em up

          9
          7 votes
          Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
          #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
          1Demo 2.01208Windows, Mac, Android, iPhone
          21.31297.5iPhone, Android
          310287.5Windows
          4366.8Windows
          5826.7Windows
          Sponsored×