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Found 1446 games. It's 3.2% of all Steam games

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Side Scroller 100%Indie 84%2D 78%Action 77%Singleplayer 69%Platformer 60%Adventure 58%Difficult 39%Casual 37%Pixel Graphics 37%Retro 34%Great Soundtrack 30%Atmospheric 26%Arcade 24%Cute 24%Colorful 20%2D Platformer 20%Puzzle 18%Funny 17%Family Friendly 15%Controller 15%Shooter 15%Metroidvania 15%Exploration 15%RPG 15%Story Rich 15%Fantasy 14%Puzzle Platformer 14%Action-Adventure 14%Fast-Paced 13%

Revenue

Average: ~$270,000
Median: ~$3,000
Total: ~$321 million

# Title Release Price Tags Followers Reviews Score Net Revenue
1 Forge your own path in Hollow Knight! An epic action adventure through a vast ruined kingdom of insects and heroes. Explore twisting caverns, battle tainted creatures and befriend bizarre bugs, all in a classic, hand-drawn 2D style. Hollow Knight
Steam Publisher: Team Cherry
Feb 24, 2017
3 years, 7 months ago
$14.99 $7.49 -50%
2DActionAdventureAtmosphericControllerCuteDark FantasyDifficultExplorationGreat SoundtrackHand-drawnIndieMetroidvaniaMultiple EndingsOpen WorldPlatformerSide ScrollerSingleplayerSouls-likeStory Rich
236,499 97,810 10/10 ~$28 million
2 Dead Cells is a rogue-lite, metroidvania inspired, action-platformer. You'll explore a sprawling, ever-changing castle... assuming you’re able to fight your way past its keepers in 2D souls-lite combat. No checkpoints. Kill, die, learn, repeat. Dead Cells
Steam Publisher: Motion Twin
Aug 6, 2018
2 years, 1 month ago
$24.99 $14.99 -40%
2DActionAction RoguelikeAdventureDifficultGreat SoundtrackHack and SlashIndieMetroidvaniaPerma DeathPixel GraphicsPlatformerProcedural GenerationReplay ValueRoguelikeRogueliteRoguevaniaSide ScrollerSingleplayerSouls-like
260,432 50,704 10/10 ~$24 million
3 Cuphead is a classic run and gun action game heavily focused on boss battles. Inspired by cartoons of the 1930s, the visuals and audio are painstakingly created with the same techniques of the era, i.e. traditional hand drawn cel animation, watercolor backgrounds, and original jazz recordings. Cuphead
Steam Publisher: Studio MDHR Entertainment Inc.
Sep 29, 2017
2 years, 12 months ago
$19.99 $14.99 -25%
2DActionAtmosphericBullet HellCartoonCartoonyColorfulCo-opDifficultFunnyGreat SoundtrackHand-drawnIndieLocal Co-OpMultiplayerPlatformerRetroShoot 'Em UpSide ScrollerSingleplayer
245,353 54,082 10/10 ~$21 million
4 Hack, slash, and smash your way to victory in this award winning 2D arcade adventure from The Behemoth! Castle Crashers®
Steam Publisher: The Behemoth
Sep 26, 2012
8 years ago
$14.99 $2.99 -80%
2DActionAction RPGAdventureBeat 'em upCasualComedyControllerCo-opFantasyFunnyGreat SoundtrackHack and SlashIndieLocal Co-OpLocal MultiplayerMultiplayerOnline Co-OpRPGSide Scroller
129,249 50,196 10/10 ~$14 million
5 Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is an exploration-focused, side-scroller action RPG by Koji Igarashi. Play as Miriam, an orphan scarred by an alchemist's curse that slowly crystallizes her body. Battle through a demon-infested castle and defeat its master to save yourself, and all of humanity! Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night
Steam Publisher: 505 Games
Jun 18, 2019
1 year, 3 months ago
$39.99 $19.99 -50%
2.5D2DActionAdventureAnimeCraftingDark FantasyDifficultExplorationFemale ProtagonistGothicGreat SoundtrackMetroidvaniaMultiplayerNudityPlatformerRPGSexual ContentSide ScrollerSingleplayer
94,256 17,324 10/10 ~$13 million
6 “Ori and the Blind Forest” tells the tale of a young orphan destined for heroics, through a visually stunning Action-Platformer crafted by Moon Studios. Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition
Steam Publisher: Xbox Game Studios
Apr 27, 2016
4 years, 5 months ago
$19.99 $4.99 -75%
2.5D2DActionAdventureAtmosphericControllerCuteDifficultFamily FriendlyFantasyGreat SoundtrackIndieMetroidvaniaOpen WorldPlatformerPuzzleRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory Rich
117,737 31,562 10/10 ~$12 million
7 When evil threatens the world, the world calls on Broforce - an under-funded, over-powered paramilitary organization dealing exclusively in excessive force. Brace your loins with up to four players to run ‘n’ gun as dozens of different bros and eliminate the opposing terrorist forces that threaten our way of life. Broforce
Steam Publisher: Devolver Digital
Oct 15, 2015
4 years, 11 months ago
$14.99 $3.74 -75%
2DActionAdventureAmericaArcadeCasualComedyCo-opEpicFunnyGoreIndieLocal Co-OpLocal MultiplayerMultiplayerPixel GraphicsPlatformerRetroShooterSide Scroller
100,872 31,519 10/10 ~$9.1 million
8 Help Madeline survive her inner demons on her journey to the top of Celeste Mountain, in this super-tight platformer from the creators of TowerFall. Brave hundreds of hand-crafted challenges, uncover devious secrets, and piece together the mystery of the mountain. Celeste
Steam Publisher: Matt Makes Games Inc.
Jan 25, 2018
2 years, 8 months ago
$19.99 $9.99 -50%
2D2D PlatformerActionAdventureAtmosphericCuteDifficultExplorationFemale ProtagonistFunnyGreat SoundtrackIndiePixel GraphicsPlatformerPrecision PlatformerPuzzle PlatformerRetroSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory Rich
71,884 22,841 10/10 ~$8.8 million
9 Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove is the complete Shovel Knight collection, containing all 5 games in the epic saga! Dig, blast, slash, and bash your way through a fantastical, 8-bit inspired world of pixel-perfect platforming, memorable characters, and world-class action-adventure gameplay. Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove
Steam Publisher: Yacht Club Games
Jun 26, 2014
6 years, 3 months ago
$39.99 $27.99 -30%
2DActionAdventureArcadeComedyDifficultFantasyFunnyGreat SoundtrackIndieKickstarterMedievalMetroidvaniaOld SchoolPixel GraphicsPlatformerRetroRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayer
58,263 10,504 10/10 ~$8.1 million
10 My Friend Pedro is a violent ballet about friendship, imagination, and one man’s struggle to obliterate anyone in his path at the behest of a sentient banana. My Friend Pedro
Steam Publisher: Devolver Digital
Jun 20, 2019
1 year, 3 months ago
$19.99 $11.99 -40%
2.5D2DActionBloodBullet TimeComedyControllerFast-PacedFunnyGoreGreat SoundtrackIndieMultiplayerParkourPhysicsPlatformerShooterSide ScrollerSingleplayerViolent
80,150 17,267 10/10 ~$6.6 million
11 Jump and fly your way through danger in this rhythm-based action platformer! Geometry Dash
Steam Publisher: RobTop Games
Dec 22, 2014
5 years, 9 months ago
$3.99 $0.99 -75%
2DActionAdventureArcadeCasualCharacter CustomizationColorfulDifficultFamily FriendlyFunnyGreat SoundtrackIndieLevel EditorMusicPlatformerPrecision PlatformerRhythmSide ScrollerSingleplayerStrategy
64,867 86,254 9/10 ~$6.6 million
12 The infamous, tough-as-nails platformer comes to Steam with a playable Head Crab character (Steam-exclusive)! Super Meat Boy
Steam Publishers:
Nov 30, 2010
9 years, 9 months ago
$14.99 $2.99 -80%
2D2D PlatformerActionComedyControllerDifficultFast-PacedFunnyGoreGreat SoundtrackIndiePixel GraphicsPlatformerPrecision PlatformerReplay ValueRetroSide ScrollerSingleplayerTime AttackUnforgiving
23,402 19,526 9/10 ~$5.6 million
13 Valiant Hearts : The Great War is the story of 4 crossed destinies and a broken love in a world torn apart. Dive into a 2D animated comic book adventure, mixing exploration, action and puzzles. Lost in the middle of the trenches, play as each of the 4 strangers, relive the War and help a young German soldier find his love. Valiant Hearts: The Great War™ / Soldats Inconnus : Mémoires de la Grande Guerre™
Steam Publisher: Ubisoft
Jun 25, 2014
6 years, 3 months ago
$14.99 $4.49 -70%
2DActionAdventureAtmosphericComic BookDogDramaEducationEmotionalGreat SoundtrackHistoricalIndieMusicPlatformerPuzzleSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory RichWarWorld War I
N/A 15,696 10/10 ~$4.5 million
14 In Mark of the Ninja, you'll know what it is to truly be a ninja. You must be silent, agile and clever to outwit your opponents in a world of gorgeous scenery and flowing animation. Marked with cursed tattoos giving you heightened senses, every situation presents you with options. Mark of the Ninja
Steam Publisher: Microsoft Studios
$19.99 $7.99 -60%
2DActionAdventureAssassinAtmosphericCartoonCasualControllerDarkIndieNinjaPlatformerPuzzleReplay ValueShortSide ScrollerSingleplayerStealthStory RichStrategy
26,548 11,535 10/10 ~$4.4 million
15 Sonic Mania is an all-new adventure with Sonic, Tails, and Knuckles full of unique bosses, rolling 2D landscapes, and fun classic gameplay. Sonic Mania
Steam Publisher: SEGA
Aug 29, 2017
3 years ago
$19.99 $6.79 -66%
2DActionAction-AdventureAdventureArcadeCartoonyCasualClassicColorfulFamily FriendlyFast-PacedGreat SoundtrackLocal Co-OpMultiplayerPixel GraphicsPlatformerRemakeRetroSide ScrollerSingleplayer
40,517 11,495 9/10 ~$4.4 million
16 Rogue Legacy is a genealogical rogue-"LITE" where anyone can be a hero. Each time you die, your child will succeed you. Every child is unique. One child might be colorblind, another might have vertigo-- they could even be a dwarf. But that's OK, because no one is perfect, and you don't have to be to succeed. Rogue Legacy
Steam Publisher: Cellar Door Games
Jun 27, 2013
7 years, 3 months ago
$14.99 $3.74 -75%
2DActionAction RoguelikeAddictiveAdventureControllerDifficultExplorationFantasyIndieMedievalMetroidvaniaPixel GraphicsPlatformerRoguelikeRogueliteRoguevaniaRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayer
24,875 13,779 9/10 ~$4 million
17 ICEY is a 2D side-scrolling action game and a META game in disguise. As you follow the narrator's omnipresent voice, you will see through ICEY's eyes and learn the truth about her world. The narrator will constantly urge you in one direction, but you must ask, "Why? Why am I following his directions?“ Obey? Rebel? ICEY
Steam Publisher: X.D. Network Inc.
Nov 17, 2016
3 years, 10 months ago
$10.99
2DActionAdventureAnimeCharacter Action GameCyberpunkFemale ProtagonistFunnyGreat SoundtrackHack and SlashIndieLovecraftianMetroidvaniaNarrationPlatformerRPGSci-fiSide ScrollerSingleplayerSpectacle fighter
92,757 18,695 9/10 ~$3.9 million
18 Explore a haunting, punishing island in this stylized 2D action RPG. Salt and Sanctuary combines fast and brutal 2D combat with richly developed RPG mechanics in a cursed realm of forgotten cities, blood-soaked dungeons, and desecrated monuments. Salt and Sanctuary
Steam Publisher: Ska Studios
May 17, 2016
4 years, 4 months ago
$17.99 $4.49 -75%
2DActionAction RPGAdventureAtmosphericCo-opDarkDark FantasyDifficultGoreHorrorIndieLocal Co-OpMetroidvaniaPlatformerRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayerSouls-likeStory Rich
N/A 10,379 9/10 ~$3.6 million
19 Immerse yourself in a gorgeous hand-painted world on a search for your true identity. As the mysterious warrior, Dust, your action-packed journey will take you from peaceful glades to snowy mountaintops and beyond. Dust: An Elysian Tail
Steam Publisher: Xbox Game Studios
May 24, 2013
7 years, 4 months ago
$14.99 $3.74 -75%
2DActionAction RPGAdventureAnimeAtmosphericBeat 'em upBeautifulControllerExplorationFantasyGreat SoundtrackHack and SlashIndieMetroidvaniaPlatformerRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory Rich
24,942 12,016 10/10 ~$3.5 million
20 Uncertain of his sister's fate, a boy enters LIMBO LIMBO
Steam Publisher: Playdead
Aug 2, 2011
9 years, 1 month ago
$9.99 $1.49 -85%
2DActionAdventureAtmosphericCasualCinematicControllerDarkDifficultHorrorIndieMinimalistPhysicsPlatformerPuzzlePuzzle PlatformerShortSide ScrollerSingleplayerSurreal
39,445 17,937 9/10 ~$3.4 million
21 Craft The World is a unique sandbox strategy game, the mix of Dungeon Keeper, Terraria and Dwarf Fortress.Explore a random generated world populated by dangerous creatures, build a dwarf fortress, gather resources, and craft all the items, weapons, and armor you need. Craft The World
Steam Publisher: Black Maple Games
Nov 24, 2014
5 years, 10 months ago
$18.99 $3.79 -80%
2DAdventureBuildingCity BuilderColony SimCraftingFantasyGod GameIndieMultiplayerOpen WorldResource ManagementRPGSandboxSide ScrollerSimulationSingleplayerStrategySurvivalTower Defense
90,145 9,322 9/10 ~$3.4 million
22 Amongst the best beat’em up series ever created, jammin’ ‘90s beats and over the top street fighting, the iconic series Streets of Rage comes back with a masterful tribute to and revitalization of the classic action fans adore. Streets of Rage 4
Steam Publishers: Dotemu, Yooreka Studio (Greater China)
Apr 30, 2020
4 months, 4 weeks ago
$24.99 $21.24 -15%
2DActionAdventureArcadeBeat 'em upCasualClassicColorfulCo-op CampaignFightingGreat SoundtrackHand-drawnIndieLocal Co-OpLocal MultiplayerMultiplayerOnline Co-OpRetroSequelSide Scroller
28,749 6,994 9/10 ~$3.3 million
23 NIGHT IN THE WOODS is an adventure game focused on exploration, story, and character, featuring dozens of characters to meet and lots to do across a lush, vibrant world. Night in the Woods
Steam Publisher: Finji
Feb 21, 2017
3 years, 7 months ago
$19.99 $9.99 -50%
2DAdventureAtmosphericColorfulCuteDramaExplorationFemale ProtagonistFunnyGreat SoundtrackHorrorIndieKickstarterMysteryPlatformerPsychological HorrorSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory RichWalking Simulator
55,421 8,707 9/10 ~$3.3 million
24 Blasphemous is a brutal action-platformer with skilled hack’n slash combat set in the nightmare world of Cvstodia. Explore, upgrade your abilities, and perform savage executions on the hordes of enemies that stand between you and your quest to break eternal damnation. Blasphemous
Steam Publisher: Team17 Digital Ltd
Sep 10, 2019
1 year ago
$24.99 $12.49 -50%
2DActionAdventureBloodDark FantasyDifficultGoreGothicGreat SoundtrackHorrorIndieLore-RichMetroidvaniaNudityPixel GraphicsPlatformerSide ScrollerSingleplayerSouls-likeViolent
47,225 6,862 9/10 ~$3.3 million
25 Spelunky is a unique platformer with randomized levels that offer a challenging new experience each time you play. Journey deep underground and explore fantastic places filled with all manner of monsters, traps, and treasure. You'll have complete freedom while you navigate the fully-destructible environments and master their many secrets. Spelunky
Steam Publisher: Mossmouth
Aug 8, 2013
7 years, 1 month ago
$14.99 $2.24 -85%
2DActionAction RoguelikeAddictiveAdventureControllerCo-opDifficultGreat SoundtrackIndieLocal Co-OpLocal MultiplayerPerma DeathPlatformerProcedural GenerationReplay ValueRoguelikeRogueliteSide ScrollerSingleplayer
26,962 11,183 9/10 ~$3.2 million
26 Aurora, a young girl from 1895 Austria, awakens on the lost fairytale continent of Lemuria. To return home she must fight against the dark creatures of the Queen of the Night, who have stolen the sun, the moon and the stars. At stake is not only Lemuria, but Aurora’s true destiny. Child of Light
Steam Publisher: Ubisoft
Apr 29, 2014
6 years, 4 months ago
$14.99 $5.09 -66%
2DActionAdventureAtmosphericBeautifulCasualCuteFantasyFemale ProtagonistGreat SoundtrackHand-drawnIndieLocal Co-OpPlatformerRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory RichTurn-BasedTurn-Based Strategy
49,046 10,414 9/10 ~$3 million
27 Lost Castle is an action RPG beat'em up with roguelike elements and randomized dungeons for up to four players online and local! Lost Castle / 失落城堡
Steam Publisher: Another Indie
Aug 31, 2016
4 years ago
$9.99 $4.99 -50%
2DActionAction RoguelikeAction RPGAdventureBeat 'em upCo-opDifficultDungeon CrawlerHack and SlashIndieLocal Co-OpLootMultiplayerReplay ValueRoguelikeRogueliteRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayer
95,044 13,661 9/10 ~$2.6 million
28 Touhou Luna Nights is a Metroidvania title with a heavy emphasis on exploration and action.  Developed by Team Ladybug, creators of multiple fantastic action games thus far. Touhou Luna Nights
Steam Publishers: PLAYISM, Why so serious?
Feb 25, 2019
1 year, 7 months ago
$17.99 $12.05 -33%
2DActionAction-AdventureAdventureAnimeBeat 'em upBullet HellControllerCuteExplorationFaithFemale ProtagonistGreat SoundtrackIndieMetroidvaniaPixel GraphicsPlatformerSide ScrollerSingleplayerTime Manipulation
42,010 7,576 10/10 ~$2.6 million
29 Dodge bullets, missiles and lasers in battle as you wrap your head around that bunny girl costume! Combo away with your mighty Piko Hammer or spam various spells from afar with your fiery fairy friend. Explore and explode through Rabi-Rabi Island as you collect power-ups and uncover secrets... Rabi-Ribi
Steam Publisher: CreSpirit
Jan 28, 2016
4 years, 8 months ago
$17.99 $8.99 -50%
2DActionAdventureAnimeBullet HellCasualCrowdfundedCuteDifficultFemale ProtagonistGreat SoundtrackHentaiIndieMetroidvaniaPixel GraphicsPlatformerRPGShoot 'Em UpSide ScrollerSingleplayer
N/A 7,324 10/10 ~$2.5 million
30 “Probably the best downloadable title on the market right now.” 9/10 – Eurogamer. Deadlight
Steam Publisher: Xbox Game Studios
Oct 25, 2012
7 years, 11 months ago
$14.99 $3.74 -75%
2.5D2DActionAdventureAtmosphericControllerGreat SoundtrackHorrorIndieNoirParkourPlatformerPost-apocalypticPuzzleShortSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory RichSurvivalZombies
16,403 8,558 7/10 ~$2.5 million