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Found 1225 games. It's 2.8% of all Steam games

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Side Scroller 100%Indie 88%Action 79%2D 77%Singleplayer 68%Platformer 59%Adventure 57%Difficult 43%Great Soundtrack 36%Casual 36%Retro 35%Pixel Graphics 35%Atmospheric 27%Cute 22%Arcade 22%Puzzle 18%Colorful 18%Funny 17%Controller 17%Metroidvania 16%Fast-Paced 15%RPG 15%Family Friendly 15%Shooter 14%Exploration 14%Puzzle Platformer 14%Story Rich 13%Female Protagonist 13%Classic 13%Fantasy 13%

Revenue

Average: ~$290,000
Median: ~$4,000
Total: ~$300 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, 4 months ago
$14.99 $7.49 -50%
2DActionAdventureAtmosphericControllerCuteDark FantasyDifficultExplorationGreat SoundtrackHand-drawnIndieMetroidvaniaMultiple EndingsOpen WorldPlatformerSide ScrollerSingleplayerSouls-likeStory Rich
229,839 86,702 10/10 ~$25 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
1 year, 11 months ago
$24.99 $14.99 -40%
2DActionAction RoguelikeAdventureDifficultGreat SoundtrackHack and SlashIndieMetroidvaniaPerma DeathPixel GraphicsPlatformerProcedural GenerationReplay ValueRoguelikeRogueliteRoguevaniaSide ScrollerSingleplayerSouls-like
255,934 46,366 10/10 ~$22 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, 9 months ago
$19.99 $14.99 -25%
2DActionAtmosphericBullet HellCartoonCartoonyColorfulCo-opDifficultFunnyGreat SoundtrackHand-drawnIndieLocal Co-OpMultiplayerPlatformerRetroShoot 'Em UpSide ScrollerSingleplayer
242,766 51,032 10/10 ~$20 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
7 years, 9 months ago
$14.99 $2.99 -80%
2DActionAction RPGAdventureBeat 'em upCasualComedyControllerCo-opFantasyFunnyGreat SoundtrackHack and SlashIndieLocal Co-OpLocal MultiplayerMultiplayerOnline Co-OpRPGSide Scroller
127,044 48,870 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 ago
$39.99 $23.99 -40%
2.5D2DActionAdventureAnimeCraftingDark FantasyDifficultExplorationFemale ProtagonistGothicGreat SoundtrackMetroidvaniaMultiplayerNudityPlatformerRPGSexual ContentSide ScrollerSingleplayer
91,271 16,051 10/10 ~$12 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, 2 months ago
$19.99 $4.99 -75%
2.5D2DActionAdventureAtmosphericControllerCuteDifficultFamily FriendlyFantasyGreat SoundtrackIndieMetroidvaniaOpen WorldPlatformerPuzzleRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory Rich
117,356 29,410 10/10 ~$11 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, 8 months ago
$14.99 $3.74 -75%
2DActionAdventureAmericaArcadeCasualComedyCo-opFunnyGoreIndieLocal Co-OpLocal MultiplayerMasterpieceMultiplayerPixel GraphicsPlatformerRetroShooterSide Scroller
100,664 30,960 10/10 ~$8.9 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, 5 months ago
$19.99 $9.99 -50%
2D2D PlatformerActionAdventureAtmosphericCuteDifficultExplorationFemale ProtagonistFunnyGreat SoundtrackIndiePixel GraphicsPlatformerPrecision PlatformerPuzzle PlatformerRetroSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory Rich
70,583 20,959 10/10 ~$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 ago
$39.99 $27.99 -30%
2DActionAdventureArcadeComedyDifficultFantasyFunnyGreat SoundtrackIndieKickstarterMasterpieceMedievalOld SchoolPixel GraphicsPlatformerRetroRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayer
58,124 10,331 10/10 ~$7.9 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 ago
$19.99 $11.99 -40%
2.5D2DActionBloodBullet TimeComedyControllerFast-PacedFunnyGoreGreat SoundtrackIndieMultiplayerParkourPhysicsPlatformerShooterSide ScrollerSingleplayerViolent
79,971 16,836 10/10 ~$6.5 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, 6 months ago
$3.99 $0.99 -75%
2DActionAdventureArcadeCasualCharacter CustomizationColorfulDifficultFamily FriendlyFunnyGreat SoundtrackIndieLevel EditorMusicPlatformerPrecision PlatformerRhythmSide ScrollerSingleplayerStrategy
63,098 80,662 9/10 ~$6.2 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, 7 months ago
$14.99 $2.99 -80%
2D2D PlatformerActionComedyControllerDifficultFast-PacedFunnyGoreGreat SoundtrackIndieMasterpiecePixel GraphicsPlatformerPrecision PlatformerRetroSide ScrollerSingleplayerTime AttackUnforgiving
23,334 19,315 9/10 ~$5.5 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 ago
$14.99 $4.49 -70%
2DActionAdventureAtmosphericComic BookDogDramaEducationEmotionalGreat SoundtrackHistoricalMasterpieceMusicPlatformerPuzzleSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory RichWarWorld War I
N/A 15,473 10/10 ~$4.4 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 $8.99 -55%
2DActionAdventureAssassinAtmosphericCartoonControllerDarkIndieMasterpieceNinjaPlatformerPuzzleReplay ValueShortSide ScrollerSingleplayerStealthStory RichStrategy
26,488 11,511 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
2 years, 10 months ago
$19.99 $6.79 -66%
2DActionAction-AdventureAdventureArcadeCartoonyCasualClassicColorfulFamily FriendlyFast-PacedGreat SoundtrackLocal Co-OpMultiplayerPixel GraphicsPlatformerRemakeRetroSide ScrollerSingleplayer
40,341 11,087 9/10 ~$4.2 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 ago
$14.99 $3.74 -75%
2DActionAction RoguelikeAddictiveAdventureControllerDifficultExplorationFantasyIndieMedievalMetroidvaniaPixel GraphicsPlatformerRoguelikeRogueliteRoguevaniaRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayer
24,530 13,561 9/10 ~$3.9 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, 7 months ago
$10.99
2DActionAdventureAnimeCharacter Action GameCyberpunkFemale ProtagonistFunnyGreat SoundtrackHack and SlashIndieLovecraftianMetroidvaniaNarrationPlatformerRPGSci-fiSide ScrollerSingleplayerSpectacle fighter
92,209 18,495 9/10 ~$3.9 million
18 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, 1 month ago
$14.99 $3.74 -75%
2DActionAction RPGAdventureAnimeAtmosphericBeat 'em upBeautifulControllerExplorationFantasyGreat SoundtrackHack and SlashIndieMetroidvaniaPlatformerRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory Rich
24,914 11,926 10/10 ~$3.4 million
19 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, 1 month ago
$17.99 $4.49 -75%
2DActionAction RPGAdventureAtmosphericCo-opDarkDark FantasyDifficultGoreHorrorIndieLocal Co-OpMetroidvaniaPlatformerRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayerSouls-likeStory Rich
N/A 9,862 9/10 ~$3.4 million
20 Uncertain of his sister's fate, a boy enters LIMBO LIMBO
Steam Publisher: Playdead
Aug 2, 2011
8 years, 11 months ago
$9.99 $1.49 -85%
2DActionAdventureAtmosphericCasualCinematicDarkDifficultHorrorIndieMasterpieceMinimalistPhysicsPlatformerPuzzlePuzzle PlatformerShortSide ScrollerSingleplayerSurreal
39,110 17,502 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, 7 months ago
$18.99 $3.79 -80%
2DAdventureBuildingCity BuilderColony SimCraftingFantasyGod GameIndieMultiplayerOpen WorldResource ManagementRPGSandboxSide ScrollerSimulationSingleplayerStrategySurvivalTower Defense
89,264 9,106 9/10 ~$3.3 million
22 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, 4 months ago
$19.99 $9.99 -50%
2DAdventureAtmosphericColorfulCuteDramaExplorationFemale ProtagonistFunnyGreat SoundtrackHorrorIndieKickstarterMysteryPlatformerPsychological HorrorSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory RichWalking Simulator
55,039 8,258 9/10 ~$3.2 million
23 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
6 years, 11 months ago
$14.99 $2.24 -85%
2DActionAction RoguelikeAddictiveAdventureControllerCo-opDifficultGreat SoundtrackIndieLocal Co-OpLocal MultiplayerPerma DeathPlatformerProcedural GenerationReplay ValueRoguelikeRogueliteSide ScrollerSingleplayer
26,581 10,668 9/10 ~$3.1 million
24 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
2 months, 1 week ago
$24.99 $19.99 -20%
2DActionAdventureArcadeBeat 'em upCasualClassicColorfulCo-op CampaignFightingGreat SoundtrackHand-drawnIndieLocal Co-OpLocal MultiplayerMultiplayerOnline Co-OpRetroSequelSide Scroller
27,092 6,273 9/10 ~$3 million
25 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, 2 months ago
$14.99 $5.09 -66%
2DAdventureAtmosphericBeautifulCasualCuteFantasyFemale ProtagonistGreat SoundtrackHand-drawnIndieLocal Co-OpMasterpiecePlatformerRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory RichTurn-BasedTurn-Based Strategy
48,953 10,316 9/10 ~$3 million
26 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
3 years, 10 months ago
$9.99 $4.99 -50%
2DActionAction RoguelikeAction RPGAdventureBeat 'em upCo-opDifficultDungeon CrawlerHack and SlashIndieLocal Co-OpLootMultiplayerReplay ValueRoguelikeRogueliteRPGSide ScrollerSingleplayer
94,600 13,321 9/10 ~$2.6 million
27 Touhou Luna Nights is a 2D search action (Metroidvania) video game. After creating many action games, this is a new project from Team Ladybug. Touhou Luna Nights
Steam Publishers: PLAYISM, Why so serious?
Feb 25, 2019
1 year, 4 months ago
$17.99 $13.49 -25%
2DActionAction-AdventureAdventureAnimeBeat 'em upBullet HellControllerCuteExplorationFaithFemale ProtagonistGreat SoundtrackIndieMetroidvaniaPixel GraphicsPlatformerSide ScrollerSingleplayerTime Manipulation
41,265 7,209 10/10 ~$2.5 million
28 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: Sekai Project
Jan 28, 2016
4 years, 5 months ago
$17.99 $8.09 -55%
2DActionAdventureAnimeBullet HellCasualCrowdfundedCuteDifficultFemale ProtagonistGreat SoundtrackIndieMetroidvaniaPixel GraphicsPlatformerRPGShoot 'Em UpSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory Rich
N/A 7,110 10/10 ~$2.5 million
29 “Probably the best downloadable title on the market right now.” 9/10 – Eurogamer. Deadlight
Steam Publisher: Xbox Game Studios
Oct 25, 2012
7 years, 8 months ago
$14.99 $3.74 -75%
2.5D2DActionAdventureAtmosphericControllerGreat SoundtrackHorrorIndieMasterpieceParkourPlatformerPost-apocalypticPuzzleShortSide ScrollerSingleplayerStory RichSurvivalZombies
16,404 8,502 7/10 ~$2.4 million
30 Blasphemous is a punishing action-platformer that combines the fast-paced, skilled combat of a hack-n-slash game with a deep and evocative narrative core, delivered through exploration of a huge universe comprised of non-linear levels. Blasphemous
Steam Publisher: Team17 Digital Ltd
Sep 10, 2019
10 months ago
$24.99 $13.74 -45%
2DActionAdventureBloodDark FantasyDifficultGoreGothicGreat SoundtrackHorrorIndieLore-RichMetroidvaniaNudityPixel GraphicsPlatformerSide ScrollerSingleplayerSouls-likeViolent
41,174 4,927 9/10 ~$2.4 million