Action

Action games are a bit of a catch-all, but they always involve a test of hand-eye coordination and reaction time. This includes genres such as Hack & Slash and Shoot-em-ups.

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Action Henk2015PCAny%AGDQ 2017badBlackShark0:15:39
Adventures in the Magic Kingdom1990NESSGDQ 2011Zyre0:10:38
Alice: Madness Returns2011PCNightmareSGDQ 2012z1mb0bw4y2:59:21
Alien Swarm2010PCAny% Co-op DeathlessAGDQ 2016mr.deagle, The Master0:16:40
Alpha Zylon2008PCAny%AGDQ 2016Studio0:09:51
Anodyne2013PCSGDQ 2014ShadowDraft0:06:05
Arkista's Ring1990NESSGDQ 2014Feasel0:16:02
Assault Android Cactus2015PCCampaign Run 2P Co-opSGDQ 2017MrBond, TucanSam0:50:19
Avenging Spirit1991Game BoyAny%SGDQ 2017johncarls0:09:27
Azure Striker Gunvolt 220163DSAny% GunvoltSGDQ 2017johncarls0:52:48
Batman: Arkham City2011Xbox 360New Game+, With SidequestsAGDQ 2013RoboSparkle2:37:00
Batman: Arkham City2011PCAGDQ 2015cojosao1:40:02
Batman: Arkham City2011Xbox 360Any% (No Catwoman)AGDQ 2017BubblesdelFuego1:32:54
Batman: Arkham Origins2013PCCCH DLCSGDQ 2015Charlitian0:38:49
Batman: Return of the Joker1991NESAny%AGDQ 2017Toad224840:13:57
Battle Clash1992SNESAny%AGDQ 2017SCXCR0:13:58
Battletoads & Double Dragon: The Ultimate Team1993NESAGDQ 2013PJ, Mecha Richter0:35:04
Battletoads & Double Dragon: The Ultimate Team1993NESCo-opSGDQ 2014PJ, Mecha Richter0:27:21
Bayonetta2009Xbox 360AGDQ 2011Flicky3:25:11
Bayonetta2009Xbox 360AGDQ 2012Flicky2:57:50
Binding of Isaac2011PCNew Game+ with DLCAGDQ 2013RaneofSOTN0:50:00
Binding of Isaac2011PCAGDQ 2015sagev3, Slackaholicus0:40:42
Binding Of Isaac: Rebirth2014PCAzazelSGDQ 2015Slackaholicus0:18:04
Binding Of Isaac: Rebirth2014PCEdenSGDQ 2015Slackaholicus0:04:11
Bishi Bashi Special1998PS1Hyper Mode Any%AGDQ 2017T3tsuya0:13:33
Blast Corps1997N64AGDQ 2011PEACHES_0:35:38
Blast Corps1997N64One-handedAGDQ 2012PEACHES_0:31:40
Blast Corps1997N64100%SGDQ 2012PEACHES_1:45:54
Blast Corps1997N64Any% RaceAGDQ 2014Graviton, PEACHES_0:26:20
Blast Corps1997N64100% All Platinum MedalsAGDQ 2016Graviton1:36:31
Bloodborne2015PS4Unpatched Any%AGDQ 2016FatB0:46:49
Bomberman 641997N64AGDQ 2012Animeowzerz0:35:06
Bomberman 641997N64AGDQ 2015LivelyRaccoon, Footbigmike, Tomtron0:27:31
Bomberman 641997N64Any%SGDQ 2016LivelyRaccoon0:30:00
Bomberman 64: The Second Attack1999N64Good EndingSGDQ 2012KirkQ1:22:49
Boson X2014PCAny% ASPASGDQ 2016ArcanicEight0:06:04
Bubble Bobble1988NESGood EndingAGDQ 2012Arrow0:55:26
Bubble Bobble1988NESCo-opSGDQ 2014Darkwing Duck, Metasigma0:39:38
Castle Crashers2008Xbox 3604-player Co-opAGDQ 2011Mike Uyama, romscout, UltraJMan, RaneofSOTN1:50:00
Congo's Caper1993SNESAny%AGDQ 2017Omnigamer0:21:56
Cool World1993SNESAny%AGDQ 2017Mecha Richter0:10:00
Cornerstone: The Song of Tyrim2016PCAny% No Credits SkipAGDQ 2017DrTChops0:33:00
Crusader of Centy1994GenesisSGDQ 2014Geurge0:50:02
Crypt of the Necrodancer2015PCBardAGDQ 2015Slackaholicus0:14:29
Crypt of the Necrodancer2015PCCoda All ZonesAGDQ 2016SpootyBiscuit0:18:48
Crypt of the Necrodancer2015PCCadence All Zones (Seeded) RaceSGDQ 2016SpootyBiscuit, mudjoe20:08:10
Crypt of the Necrodancer2015PCAMPLIFIED DLC Nocturna All Zones RaceSGDQ 2017SpootyBiscuit, mudjoe20:06:29
Crystal's Pony Tale1994GenesisAny% EasySGDQ 2016SecksWrecks0:10:17
Dark Souls2011PCExtra BossesAGDQ 2013Kotti1:27:15
Dark Souls2011PCAny%SGDQ 2013Ubergoose1:09:28
Dark Souls2011PCAny% Kiln SkipSGDQ 2017BubblesdelFuego0:29:05
Dark Souls 32016PCAny%AGDQ 2017BubblesdelFuego0:58:50
Dark Souls 32016PCAll Bosses /w DLC1SGDQ 2017ThorW1:27:47
Dark Souls II2014PCAGDQ 2015Oginam1:04:33
Dark Souls II2014PCGlitchedAGDQ 2015Noobest0:21:47
Dark Souls II2014PC2p1cSGDQ 2015FearfulFerret, Oginam1:12:56
Darksiders2010PCAGDQ 2013Aftermath1:26:37
Darksiders II2012PCAny%AGDQ 2016snowysnowwolf1:00:29
Demon's Souls2009PS3AGDQ 2012Molotov1:13:25
Demon's Souls2009PS3Any%SGDQ 2016saintmillion1:09:27
Devil May Cry2001PS2Dante Must Die ModeAGDQ 2011Breakdown1:59:42
Devil May Cry2001PS2New Game+ Dante Must Die!AGDQ 2012Breakdown1:38:19
Devil May Cry2001PS2New Game / NormalAGDQ 2017Maxylobes0:51:29
Devil May Cry 32005Xbox 360Very Hard New Game+ DanteAGDQ 2013Flicky2:10:48
Devil May Cry 4: Special Edition2015PCVergil NG Devil HunterAGDQ 2016PvtCb1:13:40
Die Hard1991NESSGDQ 2012KirkQ0:06:06
Die Hard1991NESWR Attempt 1AGDQ 2013KirkQ0:06:29
Die Hard1991NESWR Attempt 2AGDQ 2013KirkQ0:06:23
Die Hard1991NESAGDQ 2013Narcissa Wright0:06:06
Die Hard1991NESRaceAGDQ 2013Narcissa Wright, Withhelde0:05:58
Die Hard1991NES2p1cAGDQ 2013Narcissa Wright, Withhelde0:05:00
Die Hard1991NESAGDQ 2015KirkQ0:05:58
Dragon's Lair1983ArcadeAny%AGDQ 2017SCXCR0:13:26
E.T.1982Atari 2600AGDQ 2014Presjpolk0:02:05
Ecco the Dolphin1992GenesisAGDQ 2013Blueglass0:41:46
Ecco the Dolphin1992GenesisSGDQ 2014Blueglass0:36:46
Ecco: The Tides of Time1994GenesisHard ModeSGDQ 2013Blueglass1:26:29
Ecco: The Tides of Time1994GenesisSGDQ 2015Dolfinh0:41:00
Escape from Atlantis1990NESAny%AGDQ 2016Dragondarch0:06:04
Flywrench2015PCAny% Normal ModeAGDQ 2017killingpepsi, SsupNerds0:26:10
Forbidden Forest1983C64SGDQ 2014danacrysalis0:09:57
Furi2016PS4Any%AGDQ 2017Studio0:40:12
Galaga1984NESTASBot vs NES ClassicAGDQ 2017dwangoAC, micro500, MediaMagnet, Spikestuff0:02:30
Gauntlet1987NESAGDQ 2012Feasel0:26:26
Gauntlet1987NESSGDQ 2015Feasel0:19:17
Gauntlet2014PCCo-opSGDQ 2015MURPHAGATOR!, PJ0:56:33
Gauntlet1987NESAny% co-opAGDQ 2017Feasel, Mithical90:25:11
God Hand2006PS2New Game+ Hard ModeAGDQ 2012Molotov1:49:40
God of War 22007PS2GlitchedAGDQ 2013Theenglishman1:24:34
Goosebumps: Attack of the Mutant1997PCAll CutscenesSGDQ 2014pcull444440:29:24
Gradius1985NESTASBotAGDQ 2014dwangoAC, Adelikat0:02:00
Gradius1985NESTASBot's Revenge: Gradius Round 2AGDQ 2017dwangoAC, Adelikat, link_77770:11:19
Grand Theft Auto 21999PCSGDQ 2014Kubelwagon0:54:19
Grand Theft Auto III2001PCAGDQ 2013Oasiz1:31:14
Grand Theft Auto III2001PCAny%AGDQ 2016Mhmd_FVC1:18:59
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City2002PCBlooper%SGDQ 2013AdamAK1:56:12
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City2002PCAll MissionsAGDQ 2014AdamAK3:03:23
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City2002PCAGDQ 2015AdamAK1:04:43
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City2002PCAny% no ACEAGDQ 2017KZ_FREW0:56:11
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets2002PCAny%SGDQ 2016pok3monrocks0:50:07
Hotline Miami2012PCNew Game+SGDQ 2013Duke Bilgewater0:29:40
Hotline Miami2012PCNew Game+ RaceAGDQ 2014Duke Bilgewater, cutefluffybunny0:25:47
Hotline Miami2012PCNG+ All LevelsAGDQ 2016Snowfats0:25:48
Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number2015PCSGDQ 2015Duke Bilgewater0:46:51
Human: Fall Flat2016PCAny% 1.0AGDQ 2017Bullets0:08:44
Hyper Princess Pitch2015PCCombat Lady, All StagesAGDQ 2017WanderingMind0:14:08
Ikaruga2001GameCubeTASBot Maximum ScoreSGDQ 2015keylie0:21:29
Incredible Crash Dummies1993SNESAGDQ 2013Pootrain0:16:59
Incredible Crash Dummies1993NESAny%SGDQ 2016DarkTerrex0:17:00
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom1988NESAny%AGDQ 2016Feasel0:14:15
inFamous: Festival of Blood2011PS3AGDQ 2015sk84uhlivin0:26:54
inFamous: First Light2014PS4Any%HRDQEmeraldAly1:23:08
Jackal1988NESCGDQBreakdown0:12:00
Jackal1988NESAny%SGDQ 2017Toad224840:08:21
Jaws1987NESCGDQKareshi0:06:00
Jet Set Radio2000PCAny%SGDQ 2016Maxylobes0:41:09
Jet Set Radio Future2002XboxAny%SGDQ 2017FingerQuick1:53:06
Jet Set Radio HD2012Xbox 360AGDQ 2013Trihex1:01:30
Jet Set Radio HD2012Xbox 360SGDQ 2014witwix0:44:23
Jewel Master1991GenesisAny% NormalSGDQ 2016Breakdown0:12:25
Joe and Mac 21994SNESAny%AGDQ 2017Dram550:21:36
King Kong 21986NESAGDQ 2015Garrison0:03:46
Kyatto Ninden Teyandee1991NESBeat the GameSGDQ 2017usedpizza0:11:29
Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light2010PCCo-op PacifistAGDQ 2016DrTChops, RandomPinkBunny0:24:47
Lawn Mower2011NESAGDQ 2015Bony, Nightmare, Blechy0:08:37
Legend of Mystical Ninja1991SNESAGDQ 2014Heidman0:36:04
Lego Harry Potter2010PS3JRDQEssentia1:34:12
Lego Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy2006Xbox 360AGDQ 2011Essentia, Denton2:30:00
Magicka2011PC4-player Co-opAGDQ 2012Lag.Com, ShadowWraith, romscout, Moooh1:29:00
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance2013PS3HardAGDQ 2014cramer1:23:03
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance2013PS3AGDQ 2015cramer0:09:43
Mirror's Edge2008Xbox 360RaceAGDQ 2012Cody Miller, ddaanniieell1:11:46
Mirror's Edge2008PCRaceAGDQ 2014Ovendonkey, ddaanniieell0:49:36
Mirror's Edge2008PCAny%AGDQ 2016SasukeAnimator0:39:31
Mirror's Edge2008PCGlitch ExhibitionAGDQ 2016SasukeAnimator0:08:00
Mirror's Edge2008PCAny% GlitchlessSGDQ 2017Blackbeltginganinja0:50:51
Mirror's Edge2008Xbox 360Any%HRDQPhillotrax0:36:17
Mirror's Edge Catalyst2016PCNew Game +SGDQ 2017matchboxmatt1:03:49
Mystical Ninja Starring Goemon1998N64SGDQ 2014Pykn1:27:40
NieR: Automata2017PCEnding A Normal (One-Handed)SGDQ 2017halfcoordinated1:43:05
NiGHTS into Dreams...1996SaturnBoth CharactersSGDQ 2014Miles0:23:41
Ninja Gaiden Black2004XboxAGDQ 2013Caleb Hart2:06:35
Ninja Gaiden Shadow1991Game BoyAny%SGDQ 2016Protomagicalgirl0:13:34
No More Heroes2007WiiNew Game+SGDQ 2012Naegleria2:28:25
Octodad2010PCAGDQ 2013Kotti0:10:43
Octodad: Dadliest Catch2012PCRaceSGDQ 2014Ubergoose, misskaddykins0:18:54
Octodad: Dadliest Catch2012PCAny% Co-opSGDQ 2015Geoff, misskaddykins0:18:45
Okami HD2012PS3New Game+SGDQ 2013ScintilliaSD1:51:54
Okami HD2012PS3NG+ Any%SGDQ 2017Kinnin111:25:28
Onimusha: Warlords2001PS2Any%SGDQ 2017BOWIEtheHERO1:16:45
Paperboy1988NESSGDQ 2012Riskbreaker Y0:11:16
Pepsiman1999PS1Any%SGDQ 2016theboyks0:24:47
Prince of Persia: The Sands Of Time2003GameCubeAGDQ 2012Mike Uyama1:56:29
Prince of Persia: The Sands Of Time2003GameCubeSGDQ 2012Mike Uyama1:47:48
Prince of Persia: The Sands Of Time2003GameCubeSGDQ 2015Henneko_1:36:28
Prince of Persia: The Sands Of Time2003PCAny% ZiplessSGDQ 2017Hennejoe1:25:05
Pwn Adventure Z2015NESTASBot vs Humans RaceAGDQ 2016Bismuth, dwangoAC, EmoArbiter, Tompa, psifertex0:06:54
Radical Rex1994SNESAGDQ 2015Omnigamer0:27:03
Renegade1986NESAGDQ 2013Feasel0:07:12
Roundabout2014PCAll CutscenesSGDQ 2015Studio0:48:58
Rygar1987NESCGDQEmptyeye0:33:00
Rygar1987NESRaceSGDQ 2012Darkwing Duck, Feasel0:26:52
Rygar1987NESSGDQ 2014Darkwing Duck0:26:00
Rygar1987NESGlitched Any%SGDQ 2015ShiningDragoon0:10:05
Rygar1987NESAny% No Wrong Warp RaceSGDQ 2016ShiningDragoon, Darkwing Duck0:23:17
Saints Row: Gat Out Of Hell2015PCSGDQ 2015BystanderTim0:49:29
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game2010Xbox 3604-player Co-opAGDQ 2013KennyMan666, Greenalink, MURPHAGATOR!, Zastbat0:57:43
Shadow of the Colossus2011PS3Time AttackAGDQ 2012Naegleria1:07:01
Shadow of the Colossus2011PS3AGDQ 2013Naegleria1:18:57
Shadow of the Colossus2011PS3NTA%SGDQ 2015Meows0:52:33
Shadow of the Colossus2011PS3NTASGDQ 2017Plush0:46:39
Shatterhand1991NESSGDQ 2012UraniumAnchor0:25:57
Shatterhand1991NESRaceSGDQ 2014UraniumAnchor, Klaige0:26:18
Shatterhand1991NESAny%SGDQ 2016Klaige0:22:58
Shinobi2002PS2AGDQ 2012UltraJMan1:02:13
Shinobi2002PS2SGDQ 2012UltraJMan1:20:00
Shippuu! Iron Leaguer1994Game BoyAny%AGDQ 2017Neerrm0:15:59
Smart Ball1991SNESAny%AGDQ 2017giygasblues0:18:00
Sonic Spinball1993GenesisAGDQ 2012Mike890:24:07
Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire1996N64Any%AGDQ 2017glasnonck0:52:05
Startropics1990NESSGDQ 2012Darkwing Duck1:11:54
Startropics1990NESSGDQ 2015Zodastone1:08:01
Startropics1990NESAny%SGDQ 2017thetantalus1:07:12
Startropics 21994NESSGDQ 2012UltraJMan1:20:09
Startropics 21994NESSGDQ 2014Guhbadoo1:03:14
StepMania2001PCShowcaseAGDQ 2016Staiain0:32:00
Sub-Terrania1993GenesisAGDQ 2012Mike Uyama0:11:34
Sub-Terrania1993GenesisHardAGDQ 2013Mike Uyama, Psyknux0:13:01
Super Amazing Wagon Adventure2012PCAny%SGDQ 2016Raelcun0:10:50
Super Bomberman1993SNESAny%AGDQ 2017Crak_Atak0:15:13
Super Smash Bros. Melee2001GameCubeAll EventsAGDQ 2017Fuzzyness0:37:42
Super Time Force Ultra2014PCAll Missions, Super HardcoreAGDQ 2016Tohloo0:26:25
Super Turrican1993SNESHardSGDQ 2015ShinerCCC0:13:59
SUPERHOT2016PCAny%SGDQ 2017Bullets0:20:37
Taz-Mania1992GenesisAGDQ 2015Cyghfer0:11:00
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: Radical Rescue1993Game Boy100%SGDQ 2017zorlaxseven0:28:46
The Firemen1994SNESDeathlessSGDQ 2017Omnigamer0:18:14
The Last Ninja1987NESAGDQ 2015usedpizza0:09:20
The Legend of Korra2014PCNew Game+ ExtremeAGDQ 2017DolphinDasher0:40:25
The Little Mermaid1991NESSGDQ 2015BBQSauz0:07:33
The Little Mermaid1991NESAny%SGDQ 2016johncarls0:07:49
Titan Souls2015PC100% All BossesAGDQ 2017Zic30:19:59
Toejam And Earl1991GenesisFixed WorldAGDQ 2012PEACHES_0:26:47
Toejam And Earl1991GenesisSGDQ 2015PEACHES_0:20:53
Tomb Raider 21997PCAGDQ 2014Feasel1:46:14
Tomb Raider: Anniversary2007PCAGDQ 2015Stingray0:53:04
Touhouvania 22010PCHard ModeSGDQ 2014krimmydoodle0:15:41
Town With No Name1992PCCutscene%AGDQ 2015Brossentia0:19:07
TRAG: Mission Of Mercy2007PS2SGDQ 2015CavemanDCJ0:53:52
Transformers: Devastation2015PCAny% NG+ Prime, 1-HandedAGDQ 2016halfcoordinated0:44:35
Trojan1986NESAny%AGDQ 2017InfestedRiche0:07:04
Velocity 2X2014PCNew Game Any%AGDQ 2016Nosraef1:24:25
Youyou Kengeki Musou2011PCSGDQ 2015Sent0:15:08