Glossary

Air Conflicts

Air Conflicts

Release date: 2006

Genres: Action, Arcade, Combat, Flight, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Frogster Interactive

Air Conflicts is an arcade combat flight simulator video game set in World War II. It was developed by 3Division Entertainment and published by Frogster Interactive. The game was released in April 2006.

AV-8B Harrier Assault

AV-8B Harrier Assault

Release date: 1992

Genres: Action, Combat, Flight, Real-time, Strategy, Simulation

Platforms: Atari ST, Amiga, Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Domark

AV-8B Harrier Assault is a combat flight simulator/realtime strategy game developed by Simis and first published by Domark in 1992.

Awesomenauts

Awesomenauts

Release date: 2012

Genres: Action, Arena, Combat, Multiplayer, Online

Platforms: PlayStation 3

Publishers: 'Microsoft Windows', 'OS X', 'Linux', 'Xbox One', 'PlayStation 4'|Ronimo Games|'PlayStation 3', 'Xbox 360'|DTP Entertainment

Awesomenauts is a 2D multiplayer online battle arena developed by Dutch video game development company Ronimo Games. The game was released for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 consoles in May 2012, and for Microsoft Windows systems in August 2012. It was later ported to OS X and Linux. Another version of the game, Awesomenauts Assemble!, incorporating all the changes and additions available on Windows, OS X and Linux, was released for the PlayStation 4 in March 2014 and for the Xbox One in September 2…

Ace Combat: Joint Assault

Ace Combat: Joint Assault

Release date: 2010

Genres: Action, Arcade, Combat, Flight, Simulation

Platforms: PSP

Publishers: Namco Bandai Games

Ace Combat: Joint Assault, or Ace Combat X² Joint Assault (エースコンバットX² ジョイントアサルト, Ēsu Konbatto Ekkusu Tsū Jointo Asaruto) in Japan, is a 2010 3D arcade, combat flight video game developed by Access Games and published by Namco Bandai Games for the PlayStation Portable. It is the second in the series released for the PlayStation Portable and the fourth for a portable platform. It is also the first game in the Ace Combat franchise to be set in the real world. The game was released on 26 August 2010…

AeroWings 2: Airstrike

AeroWings 2: Airstrike

Release date: 2000

Genres: Action, Combat, Flight, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Sega Dreamcast

Publishers:

AeroWings 2: Airstrike, known in Japan as Aero Dancing F (エアロダンシング F, Earo Danshingu F), is a combat flight simulator developed and published by CRI, Crave Entertainment, and Ubi Soft for the Dreamcast console. It is the sequel to AeroWings. An updated version of the game, called Aero Dancing F: Todoroki Tsubasa no Hatsu Hikō (エアロダンシングF 轟つばさの初飛行, Earo Danshingu F Todoroki Tsubasa no Hatsu Hikō, lit. "Thunder Tsubasa's First Flight"), was released for Dreamcast and Microsoft Windows only in Japan…

Arena of Valor

Arena of Valor

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Arena, Combat, Multiplayer, Online

Publishers:

Arena of Valor (Chinese: 傳說對決; pinyin: Chuánshuō Duìjué), formerly Realm of Valor then Strike of Kings, is an international adaptation of Honor of Kings (Chinese: 王者荣耀; pinyin: Wángzhě Róngyào), a multiplayer online battle arena developed by TiMi Studios and published by Tencent Games for Android, iOS and Nintendo Switch for markets outside mainland China. As of September 2018, the game has grossed over $140 million outside China. Arena of Valor was one of six Esports video games featured at the…

Air Warrior

Air Warrior

Release date: 1988

Genres: Action, Combat, Flight, Simulation

Platforms: Amiga, Atari ST, Microsoft Windows, 3DO

Publishers: Konami

Air Warrior was a multiplayer on-line air-combat simulator launched by Kesmai in 1988. It was hosted on GEnie and used that service as a server for client software running on a variety of personal computers available in that era. It underwent continual improvement through its decade-long lifetime with Kesmai, appearing on new platforms and host services. Electronic Arts purchased Air Warrior in 1999, and became provider of the game, but it was discontinued in 2001. Air Warrior was one of the fi…

Apex Legends

Apex Legends

Release date: 2019

Genres: Action, Combat, First-person, Shooter

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Electronic Arts

Apex Legends is a free-to-play first-person shooter battle royale game developed by Respawn Entertainment and published by Electronic Arts. It was released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on February 4, 2019, without any prior announcement or marketing. A Nintendo Switch version is planned for release in 2021, along with cross-platform play between all supported platforms that was released on October 6, 2020.In Apex Legends, up to 20 three-person squads or 30 two-person duos l…

ADK Damashii

Release date: 2008

Genres: Action, Beat'em-up, Combat, Shooter

Platforms: PlayStation 2

Publishers: SNK Playmore

ADK Damashii is a compilation of video games by SNK Playmore released on December 18, 2008 for PlayStation 2, exclusively in Japan. It was later ported outside of Japan for PlayStation 4 in 2017.It includes 5 arcade/Neo Geo games which were all developed by ADK and published by SNK Playmore. All 5 are 1:1 arcade ports with only one small enhancement in the form of skill lists/move lists for the characters of the fighting games; nothing else was changed. They are all 2D Games and every game is fo…

ABC Wide World of Sports Boxing

ABC Wide World of Sports Boxing

Release date: 1991

Genres: Action, Combat, Sports

Platforms: Amiga, Microsoft Dos

Publishers:

ABC Wide World Of Sports Boxing is a boxing computer game released in 1991. The game allows for more than just boxing, letting the player create and then train and manage their own character. It is based on the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) program Wide World of Sports and was released at the time of the program's 30th anniversary. Sportscaster Dan Dierdorf, then a boxing commentator for ABC, is featured in this game. The game was known in the European market as TV Sports Boxing, part of C…

Ace Combat Xi: Skies of Incursion

Ace Combat Xi: Skies of Incursion

Release date: 2009

Genres: Action, Arcade, Combat, Flight, Simulation

Platforms: Apple IOS

Publishers: Namco Bandai

Ace Combat Xi: Skies of Incursion (エースコンバットXi スカイズ・オブ・インカーション, Ēsu Konbatto Ekkusu Ai Sukaizu obu Inkāshon) is a 2009 combat flight simulator video game developed and published by Namco Bandai for iOS, which released on 3 December 2009.

Ace of Aces

Ace of Aces

Release date: 1986

Genres: Action, Combat, Flight, Simulation

Platforms: Sega Master System, Microsoft Dos, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64

Publishers:

Ace of Aces is a combat flight simulator developed by Artech Digital Entertainment and published in 1986 by Accolade in North America and U.S. Gold in Europe. It was released for the Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit family, Atari 7800, Commodore 64, MSX, MS-DOS, Master System, and ZX Spectrum. Set in World War II, the player flies a RAF Mosquito long range fighter-bomber equipped with rockets, bombs and a cannon. Missions include destroying German fighter planes, bombers, V-1 flying bombs, U-boats, and …

Armageddon Riders

Armageddon Riders

Release date: 2011

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 3

Publishers: Targem Games

Armageddon Riders is a vehicular combat video game produced by Targem Games. The protagonist survived a catastrophe caused by the Large Hadron Collider, which turned everyone in the city into bloodthirsty zombies. He returns to the abandoned city, looking for a way to change the zombies.

Akiba's Trip

Akiba's Trip

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Adventure, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PSP, PS Vita, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Acquire

Akiba's Trip (Japanese: アキバズトリップ, Hepburn: Akibazu Torippu) is a Japanese video game franchise by developer Acquire. The franchise consists of five games and an anime television series adaptation by Gonzo that aired between January 4, 2017 and March 29, 2017.

Armored Core: For Answer

Armored Core: For Answer

Release date: 2008

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: XBox 360, PlayStation 3

Publishers:

Armored Core: For Answer is a 3D vehicular combat mecha-based video game developed by FromSoftware and published by Ubisoft for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. It is the 13th installment of FromSoftware's Armored Core series. Armored Core: For Answer is the direct sequel to Armored Core 4, and takes place around ten years later.

AirMech

AirMech

Release date: 2018

Genres: Action, Arena, Combat, Multiplayer, Online

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, XBox One

Publishers: Carbon GamesUbisoft

AirMech is a free-to-play multiplayer online battle arena video game developed and published by Carbon Games for Microsoft Windows, with Android and VR version in the works. Originally released onto Steam's early access program in November 2012 as the game was fully released in March 2018 under the name AirMech Strike, and additionally released a version on the Xbox 360, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 under the name AirMech Arena.

Attack on Pearl Harbor

Attack on Pearl Harbor

Release date: 2007

Genres: Action, Arcade, Combat, Flight

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers:

Attack on Pearl Harbor is a flight simulator developed by 3DIVISION and Legendo Entertainment and published by Legendo and CDV Software. The game is based on the Attack on Pearl Harbor and the following Battles of Wake Island, Midway, and the Coral Sea. The game is presented through a third-person perspective. In the single-player campaign, the players assumes control of either a United States Army Air Force pilot or an Imperial Japanese Navy pilot. The multiplayer component allows players to en…

Arabian Fight

Arabian Fight

Release date: 1992

Genres: Action, Beat'em-up, Combat

Platforms: Arcade

Publishers: Sega

Arabian Fight (アラビアンファイト) is a scrolling beat 'em up video game released in arcades by Sega in 1992 (the displayed copyright year is 1991).

Airfix Dogfighter

Airfix Dogfighter

Release date: 2000

Genres: Action, Combat, Flight, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: EON Digital Entertainment

Airfix Dogfighter is a flight-combat video game for Microsoft Windows; developed by Unique Development Studios and Paradox Entertainment, published by EON Digital Entertainment, it was released in late 2000 in North America and Europe. 15 planes are at the players' disposal to re-enact World War II in a 1950s home. The game is based on the Airfix brand of plastic models. Airfix Dogfighter lets players pilot detailed, miniature versions of World War II aircraft through a large, 3D-rendered house.…

Antinomy of Common Flowers

Release date: 2018

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch

Publishers: Twilight FrontierTeam Shanghai Alice

Touhou Hyouibana ~ The Antinomy of Common Flowers (東方憑依華 ~ Antinomy of Common Flowers lit. Flowers of Possession), often abbreviated to AoCF, is a fighting video game developed by Twilight Frontier and published by Team Shanghai Alice exclusively for Microsoft Windows. It is the latest fighting title in the Touhou Project series, being a continuation of the extra story mode of Urban Legend in Limbo PlayStation 4 port, released in 2016. A PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch port was announced in Ma…