Category description: Now referred to as "shoot-em-ups" or the short form "shmups", these often sci-fi based games can be the ultimate test of a player's reflexes. "Bullet hell" games fill the screen with projectiles and other obstacles, as the player attempts to navigate their ship among them, blasting everything on screen.
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Star Hammer

The space shoot-em-up includes simplistic mission-based gaming with an emphasis on action ... blowing stuff up! One … VIEW

Star Mines II

Views: 9,2231995FreewareSpace Shooting Jari Karjala
Star Mines 2 centers around your quest for "Bonusoids". You are given your spaceship (with unlimited fuel and … VIEW

Star Wars: Tie Fighter

Views: 7,6921994DemoSpace Shooting LucasArts
In this demo of the classic Star Wars universe game Tie Fighter, you play as a pilot in the Imperial Navy, and fly a … VIEW

Star Wrek

Views: 8,0311998FreewareSpace Shooting Sami Kyöstilä
Star Wrek is a one-on-one space dogfighting game which can be played against the computer or against a second … VIEW

Stardust

Views: 7,7831995DemoSpace Shooting Bloodhouse Ltd.
Stardust is an Asteroids-inspired game which also may have been influenced by Astrofire, or the other way around? Not … VIEW

Starfire

Views: 9,6031992Full versionSpace Shooting Silver Lightning Software
An average shooting game. The screen scrolls vertically, and you blast stuff. It also includes bombs that you can drop … VIEW

Starfire

Views: 1,4171998FreewareSpace Shooting David Karlov
Starfire (not to be confused with the other DOS game named Starfire) is a single-screen space shooter ala Space Invaders … VIEW

Stargunner

Views: 13,3321996Full versionSpace Shooting Apogee Software
Stargunner is a little known shooting game (shoot em up) from Apogee, publishers of other great games like Commander … VIEW

Stellar Defense II

Stellar Defense II is an Asteroids type game where you must blast the large rocks, enemy ships, and other obstacles that … VIEW

Super Stardust

Super Stardust is a sequel to a SHMUP game which features great graphics and sound effects. It was released for DOS in … VIEW

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