Best PlayStation Shoot 'em up Games

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Best PlayStation Shoot 'em up Games
This is a full list of the best Shoot 'em up games available on PlayStation. We define Shoot 'em up games using the genre definition: Shoot ‘em ups put the player in control of an avatar to be guided through an environment, while battling large numbers of weak enemies and dodging their fire. These games focus on reaction time and tend to feature scrolling levels.
Game Score Ratio Gamers Comp % Comp Time Rating
The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth 4,628 (1,620) 2.857 7,342 0.87 150-200 hours
The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth (EU) The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth (EU) 4,348 (1,620) 2.684 6,846 1.04 200+ hours
Enter the Gungeon Enter the Gungeon 4,043 (1,320) 3.063 5,566 2.61 80-100 hours
Geometry Wars³: Dimensions Geometry Wars³: Dimensions 3,320 (1,185) 2.802 2,950 4.95
RESOGUN RESOGUN 5,254 (1,920) 2.737 36,398 1.00 8-10 hours
RESOGUN (PS3/Vita) RESOGUN (PS3/Vita) 2,315 (1,185) 1.953 8,041 16.58 12-15 hours
Super Stardust Delta (Vita) Super Stardust Delta (Vita) 793 (510) 1.554 5,324 13.22 2-3 hours
Alienation Alienation 2,667 (1,305) 2.044 11,318 5.48 50-60 hours
Super Stardust HD Super Stardust HD 877 (495) 1.771 12,267 5.15 8-10 hours
Geometry Wars³: Dimensions Evolved (Vita) Geometry Wars³: Dimensions Evolved (Vita) 4,310 (1,185) 3.637 4,922 3.13
Dead Nation (Vita) Dead Nation (Vita) 3,666 (1,380) 2.656 5,801 3.69
Sky Force Anniversary Sky Force Anniversary 640 (315) 2.033 7,475 11.42 15-20 hours
Velocity Ultra Velocity Ultra 2,843 (1,230) 2.311 6,348 11.88 15-20 hours
Dead Nation Dead Nation 3,243 (1,380) 2.350 29,275 3.11 20-25 hours
Velocity 2X Velocity 2X 5,774 (1,620) 3.565 20,067 0.89 12-15 hours
HELLDIVERS HELLDIVERS 4,988 (1,425) 3.500 25,473 1.94 50-60 hours
Dead Nation: Apocalypse Edition Dead Nation: Apocalypse Edition 3,798 (1,230) 3.088 27,850 5.41 30-35 hours
Furi Furi 4,594 (1,170) 3.927 15,412 2.84
Sine Mora (Vita) Sine Mora (Vita) 2,856 (285) 10.021 4,434 0.47
Luftrausers Luftrausers 638 (315) 2.027 5,996 0
Under Defeat HD Deluxe Edition Under Defeat HD Deluxe Edition 1,548 (1,230) 1.259 1,636 58.86 6-8 hours
Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime 3,872 (1,215) 3.187 6,963 6.64 12-15 hours
Galaga Legions DX Galaga Legions DX 454 (285) 1.591 5,088 17.90 3-4 hours
ARCADE GAME SERIES: GALAGA ARCADE GAME SERIES: GALAGA 1,897 (1,230) 1.542 3,956 34.25 3-4 hours
Titan Attacks! Titan Attacks! 432 (315) 1.372 8,904 37.17 2-3 hours
Tiny Troopers Joint Ops Tiny Troopers Joint Ops 886 (435) 2.038 5,427 7.65 8-10 hours
Ultratron Ultratron 554 (315) 1.758 5,134 17.78 3-4 hours
Shütshimi Shütshimi 605 (300) 2.018 4,058 13.48 4-5 hours
Kitten Squad Kitten Squad 180 (135) 1.334 3,029 32.35 3-4 hours
The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth (JP) The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth (JP) 2,089 (1,230) 1.698 59 0
Arcade Archives: Starforce Arcade Archives: Starforce 299 (285) 1.049 224 83.04
Kromaia Omega Kromaia Omega 3,362 (1,230) 2.733 93 6.45
Arcade Archives: Life Force Arcade Archives: Life Force 314 (285) 1.101 474 69.62 0-1 hour
DARIUSBURST Chronicle Saviours DARIUSBURST Chronicle Saviours 7,415 (1,140) 6.504 907 0.99
Zotrix Zotrix 1,894 (1,140) 1.661 392 31.89
Arcade Archives: TwinBee Arcade Archives: TwinBee 297 (285) 1.041 377 85.68 0-1 hour
Alien Shooter (EU) (PS3) Alien Shooter (EU) (PS3) 595 (315) 1.888 14 7.14
Assault Android Cactus Assault Android Cactus 3,606 (1,230) 2.931 1,191 3.95
Blast 'em Bunnies Blast 'em Bunnies 618 (315) 1.963 107 13.08
Alien Shooter (PS3) Alien Shooter (PS3) 424 (315) 1.346 5 40.00
Alien Shooter Alien Shooter 939 (315) 2.981 139 1.44
Arcade Archives: Soldier Girl Amazon Arcade Archives: Soldier Girl Amazon 304 (285) 1.065 245 80.00 0-1 hour
Arcade Archives: MX5000 Arcade Archives: MX5000 320 (285) 1.122 142 65.49
Arcade Archives: Gradius II Arcade Archives: Gradius II 319 (285) 1.118 308 65.91 0-1 hour
Steredenn Steredenn 1,837 (300) 6.124 227 0.88
Arcade Archives: Armed F Arcade Archives: Armed F 307 (285) 1.076 287 76.31 0-1 hour
Neon Chrome Neon Chrome 678 (285) 2.380 1,478 8.39
Score Rush Extended Score Rush Extended 532 (315) 1.688 95 11.58
Pang Adventures Pang Adventures 1,796 (315) 5.701 832 0.72
Gryphon Knight Epic Gryphon Knight Epic 2,002 (1,230) 1.628 409 25.92
Tachyon Project (Vita) Tachyon Project (Vita) 442 (285) 1.550 70 0
Alien Shooter (EU) Alien Shooter (EU) 899 (315) 2.854 151 1.99
Tachyon Project Tachyon Project 388 (285) 1.363 271 35.79
DARIUSBURST Chronicle Saviours (JP) DARIUSBURST Chronicle Saviours (JP) 8,475 (1,140) 7.434 233 0.43
AIPD AIPD 1,072 (315) 3.403 40 2.50
Ghostbusters Ghostbusters 2,441 (1,215) 2.009 1,140 11.05
Assault Suit Leynos Assault Suit Leynos 3,028 (1,215) 2.493 378 9.79
Arcade Archives: Kiki Kaikai Arcade Archives: Kiki Kaikai 305 (285) 1.072 214 79.44 0-1 hour
RIVE RIVE 6,173 (1,230) 5.019 705 2.27
Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax (EU) Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax (EU) 4,915 (1,380) 3.562 153 2.61
Blue Rider Blue Rider 1,779 (315) 5.648 145 2.07
Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax 4,376 (1,380) 3.171 139 2.88
Laser Disco Defenders (Vita) Laser Disco Defenders (Vita) 832 (315) 2.640 272 10.66
The Longest Five Minutes (JP) (Vita) The Longest Five Minutes (JP) (Vita) 1,295 (1,170) 1.107 82 71.95
Inversus Inversus 1,034 (315) 3.282 216 2.78
Caladrius Blaze Caladrius Blaze 2,621 (1,200) 2.184 994 9.66
Söldner-X 2: Final Prototype (Physical) (Vita) Söldner-X 2: Final Prototype (Physical) (Vita) 3,765 (1,200) 3.138 123 6.50
DOGOS DOGOS 1,400 (300) 4.667 184 0.54
Arcade Archives: Darius Arcade Archives: Darius 330 (285) 1.157 177 58.19
Livelock Livelock 1,702 (1,215) 1.401 940 37.23
Arcade Archives: Atomic Robo-Kid Arcade Archives: Atomic Robo-Kid 297 (285) 1.042 149 83.89 0-1 hour
Rez Infinite Rez Infinite 3,817 (1,170) 3.262 2,669 5.25
The Bug Butcher The Bug Butcher 728 (315) 2.312 210 9.05
Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle (JP) Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle (JP) 1,952 (1,185) 1.647 62 32.26
Arcade Archives: Terra Force Arcade Archives: Terra Force 299 (285) 1.048 89 83.15
Laser Disco Defenders Laser Disco Defenders 825 (315) 2.620 574 10.63
Neon Chrome (Vita) Neon Chrome (Vita) 578 (285) 2.030 645 12.40
Battalion Commander Battalion Commander 543 (315) 1.724 101 14.85
Battalion Commander (Vita) Battalion Commander (Vita) 450 (315) 1.430 49 24.49
Flying Bunny Flying Bunny 802 (315) 2.546 40 0
Wild Guns Reloaded Wild Guns Reloaded 1,142 (285) 4.006 443 2.48
Battle Garegga Rev.2016 Battle Garegga Rev.2016 1,566 (1,230) 1.273 280 45.71
ACA NEOGEO ALPHA MISSION II ACA NEOGEO ALPHA MISSION II 320 (285) 1.122 208 60.10
Xenoraid (Vita) Xenoraid (Vita) 987 (300) 3.292 47 4.26
8DAYS 8DAYS 3,574 (1,185) 3.016 207 6.28
Ghost Blade HD Ghost Blade HD 1,590 (1,140) 1.394 418 32.54
Tango Fiesta Tango Fiesta 3,409 (1,155) 2.951 112 0
ACA NEOGEO NAM-1975 ACA NEOGEO NAM-1975 298 (285) 1.047 262 85.88 0-1 hour
Blue Rider (JP) Blue Rider (JP) 2,866 (1,170) 2.450 33 15.15
Games of Glory Games of Glory 2,160 (315) 6.859 342 0.29
NeuroVoider NeuroVoider 6,068 (1,230) 4.933 249 1.61
Blue Rider (Asia) Blue Rider (Asia) 3,418 (1,170) 2.921 81 8.64
Flying Bunny (EU) Flying Bunny (EU) 321 (315) 1.020 14 0
MechRunner MechRunner 406 (315) 1.289 7 0
Deathstate Deathstate 2,904 (1,230) 2.361 69 8.70
Dangun Feveron Dangun Feveron 1,586 (1,215) 1.305 109 37.61
ACA NEOGEO LAST RESORT ACA NEOGEO LAST RESORT 314 (285) 1.103 129 68.99
Demon's Crystals Demon's Crystals 810 (300) 2.701 114 5.26
Arcade Archives: Thunder Cross Arcade Archives: Thunder Cross 321 (285) 1.125 111 67.57
Nex Machina Nex Machina 3,933 (1,215) 3.237 4,230 4.00