Beat 'em up
Beat 'em up (also known as brawler) is a video game genre featuring melee combat between the protagonist and an improbably large number of underpowered enemies. These games typically take place in urb...
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Arcade Game
I had been wanting to do a co-op playthrough of a game for a long time now and finally had the opportunity to do so over the holiday season. In this video, T...
Double Dragon
Double Dragon (ダブルドラゴン, Daburu Doragon) is a 1987 beat 'em up video game developed by Technōs Japan and distributed in North America and Europe by Taito. The game is a spiritual and technologi...
Viewtiful Joe
Viewtiful Joe (ビューティフル ジョー, Byūtifuru Jō) is a side scrolling beat 'em up video game developed by Team Viewtiful for the GameCube. It was originally released in 2003 as a part of the Capcom Fi...
Yakuza (series)
Yakuza, known in Japan as Ryū ga Gotoku (龍が如く, lit. Like a Dragon), is an action-adventure video game franchise created, owned and published by Sega. The series primarily focus on the yakuza Kazum...
Gurume Sentai Barayarō
Gurume Sentai Barayarō (美食戦隊 薔薇野郎, "Rose Rascals: Gourmet Squadron") is a Japan-exclusive surreal side-scrolling beat-'em-up developed by Winds and published by Virgin Interactive Entertainment fo...
Ninja Rabbits
Ninja Rabbits is a 1991 video game by MicroValue. The game was followed by International Ninja Rabbits.
The protagonist is a tall, anthropomorphic, anonymous rabbit with dark brown fur, a stick, a...
Bully (video game)
Bully, released in PAL regions as Canis Canem Edit, is an open world, action-adventure video game developed by Rockstar Vancouver and published by Rockstar Games. It was released on 17 October 2006 fo...
X-Men (1992 video game)
X-Men is an arcade game produced by Konami in 1992. It is a side-scrolling beat 'em up based on the Marvel Comics characters of the same name. The character designs of the X-Men and the supervillains ...
Street Smart (video game)
Street Smart (ストリートスマート) is a 1989 beat 'em up arcade game developed and published by SNK. The game's objective is to win money, girls and glory on the streets. It is notorious for its level of d...
My Hero (video game)
My Hero (Seishun Scandal in Japan) is a Sega arcade/video game released in 1985 and was later ported to the Sega Master System in 1986. The gameplay takes the form of a simple side-scrolling beat 'em ...
Gaiapolis
Gaiapolis (Japanese: ガイアポリス 黄金鷹の剣, Hepburn: Gaiaporisu: Ōgon Taka no Tsurugi) is an overhead fantasy action RPG by Konami released for the arcades in 1993.
Prince Gerard Himerce seeks vengeance ag...
Wonder Momo
Wonder Momo (ワンダーモモ, Wandā Momo) is a 1987 fighting arcade game that was developed and published by Namco exclusively in Japan. It was the company's last 8-bit game (and the last that ran upon...
Growl (video game)
Growl, known in Japan as Runark (ルナーク, Runāku), is a belt-scrolling beat-'em-up originally released for the arcades by Taito in 1990. Set in the early 20th century, the player controls a fores...
Sly Spy
Sly Spy, known in Japan as Secret Agent (シークレット・エージェント) and known in Europe as Sly Spy: Secret Agent, is an arcade game developed and published by Data East in 1989. After Data East became defunct...
Charlie's Angels (video game)
Charlie's Angels is a beat 'em up video game that was developed by Neko Entertainment and published by Ubisoft. It was first released for the Sony PlayStation 2, but it was only released in Europe on ...
Blade (video game)
Blade is a video game based on the 1998 film adaptation of the Blade character that starred Wesley Snipes. The game was developed by Hammerhead and published by Activision for the Game Boy Color and P...
Golden Axe III
Golden Axe III (ゴールデンアックス III) is the last installment in the Golden Axe series released for the Sega Mega Drive on June 25, 1993. The cartridge unit was only released in Japan while the North Am...
Comic Jumper: The Adventures of Captain Smiley
Comic Jumper: The Adventures of Captain Smiley (also known as simply Comic Jumper) is an action video game developed by Twisted Pixel Games published by Microsoft Game Studios. It was released for th...
Tokyo Beat Down
Tokyo Beat Down, or Yajuu Deka (野獣刑事 東京同時多発テロを鎮圧せよ!, lit. Beast Cops: Suppress frequently occurred terroism in Tokyo) in Japan, is a 2008 side-scrolling beat-em-up released for the Nintendo DS. It is ...
China Warrior
China Warrior, known in Japan as The Kung Fu (THE 功夫 (ザ・クンフー)), is a horizontal beat'em up video game created in 1987 by Hudson Soft for the TurboGrafx-16. The game was ported to mobile phones an...
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003 video game)
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is a beat 'em up video game released in 2003 by Konami. The game is based on the 2003 TV series. The main gameplay loosely adapts the following season one episodes: Things...