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 4,660 (1,620) 2.876 7,254 0.79 150-200 hours
The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth (EU) The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth (EU) 4,374 (1,620) 2.700 6,770 0.95 200+ hours
Enter the Gungeon Enter the Gungeon 4,080 (1,320) 3.091 5,409 2.48 80-100 hours
Geometry Wars³: Dimensions Geometry Wars³: Dimensions 3,347 (1,185) 2.824 2,927 4.85
RESOGUN RESOGUN 5,264 (1,920) 2.742 36,176 0.98 8-10 hours
RESOGUN (PS3/Vita) RESOGUN (PS3/Vita) 2,317 (1,185) 1.955 7,969 16.48 12-15 hours
Super Stardust Delta (Vita) Super Stardust Delta (Vita) 794 (510) 1.556 5,293 13.15 2-3 hours
Alienation Alienation 2,673 (1,305) 2.048 11,220 5.40 50-60 hours
Super Stardust HD Super Stardust HD 878 (495) 1.773 12,196 5.12 8-10 hours
Geometry Wars³: Dimensions Evolved (Vita) Geometry Wars³: Dimensions Evolved (Vita) 4,339 (1,185) 3.661 4,889 3.07
Dead Nation (Vita) Dead Nation (Vita) 3,693 (1,380) 2.676 5,734 3.54
Sky Force Anniversary Sky Force Anniversary 644 (315) 2.044 7,364 11.33 15-20 hours
Velocity Ultra Velocity Ultra 2,846 (1,230) 2.313 6,316 11.89 15-20 hours
Dead Nation Dead Nation 3,252 (1,380) 2.356 29,098 3.08 20-25 hours
Velocity 2X Velocity 2X 5,786 (1,620) 3.571 19,945 0.88 12-15 hours
Dead Nation: Apocalypse Edition Dead Nation: Apocalypse Edition 3,816 (1,230) 3.102 27,649 5.36 30-35 hours
HELLDIVERS HELLDIVERS 4,996 (1,425) 3.506 25,326 1.91 50-60 hours
Furi Furi 4,622 (1,170) 3.951 15,270 2.79
Sine Mora (Vita) Sine Mora (Vita) 2,908 (285) 10.203 4,405 0.45
Under Defeat HD Deluxe Edition Under Defeat HD Deluxe Edition 1,550 (1,230) 1.260 1,610 58.63 6-8 hours
Luftrausers Luftrausers 639 (315) 2.029 5,949 0
Galaga Legions DX Galaga Legions DX 454 (285) 1.594 5,049 17.81 3-4 hours
Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime 3,894 (1,215) 3.205 6,864 6.53 12-15 hours
ARCADE GAME SERIES: GALAGA ARCADE GAME SERIES: GALAGA 1,901 (1,230) 1.545 3,840 34.04 3-4 hours
Titan Attacks! Titan Attacks! 433 (315) 1.374 8,833 37.08 2-3 hours
Tiny Troopers Joint Ops Tiny Troopers Joint Ops 886 (435) 2.036 5,358 7.63 8-10 hours
Ultratron Ultratron 554 (315) 1.760 5,076 17.79 3-4 hours
Shütshimi Shütshimi 607 (300) 2.023 4,018 13.46 4-5 hours
Kitten Squad Kitten Squad 180 (135) 1.337 2,981 32.14 2-3 hours
The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth (JP) The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth (JP) 2,108 (1,230) 1.714 58 0
Arcade Archives: Starforce Arcade Archives: Starforce 298 (285) 1.046 213 83.57
Kromaia Omega Kromaia Omega 3,345 (1,230) 2.719 92 6.52
Arcade Archives: Life Force Arcade Archives: Life Force 314 (285) 1.103 455 69.23 0-1 hour
DARIUSBURST Chronicle Saviours DARIUSBURST Chronicle Saviours 7,205 (1,140) 6.320 892 1.01
Zotrix Zotrix 1,895 (1,140) 1.662 375 31.73
Arcade Archives: TwinBee Arcade Archives: TwinBee 296 (285) 1.040 361 86.15 0-1 hour
Alien Shooter (EU) (PS3) Alien Shooter (EU) (PS3) 535 (315) 1.698 15 6.67
Assault Android Cactus Assault Android Cactus 3,599 (1,230) 2.926 1,178 3.99
Blast 'em Bunnies Blast 'em Bunnies 612 (315) 1.942 102 13.73
Alien Shooter (PS3) Alien Shooter (PS3) 396 (315) 1.258 6 33.33
Alien Shooter Alien Shooter 943 (315) 2.992 137 1.46
Arcade Archives: Soldier Girl Amazon Arcade Archives: Soldier Girl Amazon 304 (285) 1.065 236 79.66 0-1 hour
Arcade Archives: MX5000 Arcade Archives: MX5000 321 (285) 1.127 135 64.44
Arcade Archives: Gradius II Arcade Archives: Gradius II 319 (285) 1.119 291 65.98 0-1 hour
Steredenn Steredenn 1,802 (300) 6.008 219 0.91
Arcade Archives: Armed F Arcade Archives: Armed F 307 (285) 1.076 275 76.36 0-1 hour
Neon Chrome Neon Chrome 683 (285) 2.397 1,449 8.21
Score Rush Extended Score Rush Extended 527 (315) 1.673 91 12.09
Pang Adventures Pang Adventures 1,880 (315) 5.967 806 0.62
Gryphon Knight Epic Gryphon Knight Epic 2,034 (1,230) 1.654 395 25.06
Tachyon Project (Vita) Tachyon Project (Vita) 438 (285) 1.536 70 0
Alien Shooter (EU) Alien Shooter (EU) 900 (315) 2.857 151 1.99
Tachyon Project Tachyon Project 386 (285) 1.353 250 37.20
DARIUSBURST Chronicle Saviours (JP) DARIUSBURST Chronicle Saviours (JP) 8,302 (1,140) 7.282 226 0.44
AIPD AIPD 1,050 (315) 3.332 38 2.63
Ghostbusters Ghostbusters 2,448 (1,215) 2.015 1,126 11.10
Assault Suit Leynos Assault Suit Leynos 3,076 (1,215) 2.531 369 9.49
Arcade Archives: Kiki Kaikai Arcade Archives: Kiki Kaikai 304 (285) 1.068 202 79.21 0-1 hour
RIVE RIVE 6,095 (1,230) 4.955 684 2.34
Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax (EU) Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax (EU) 5,108 (1,380) 3.701 143 2.10
Blue Rider Blue Rider 1,748 (315) 5.548 138 2.17
Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax 4,544 (1,380) 3.293 133 2.26
Laser Disco Defenders (Vita) Laser Disco Defenders (Vita) 850 (315) 2.698 268 10.07
The Longest Five Minutes (JP) (Vita) The Longest Five Minutes (JP) (Vita) 1,294 (1,170) 1.106 79 70.89
Inversus Inversus 1,028 (315) 3.263 213 2.82
Caladrius Blaze Caladrius Blaze 2,640 (1,200) 2.200 977 9.21
Söldner-X 2: Final Prototype (Physical) (Vita) Söldner-X 2: Final Prototype (Physical) (Vita) 3,720 (1,200) 3.100 120 6.67
DOGOS DOGOS 1,378 (300) 4.594 179 0.56
Arcade Archives: Darius Arcade Archives: Darius 328 (285) 1.151 163 59.51
Livelock Livelock 1,705 (1,215) 1.404 924 36.80
Arcade Archives: Atomic Robo-Kid Arcade Archives: Atomic Robo-Kid 296 (285) 1.040 141 83.69 0-1 hour
Rez Infinite Rez Infinite 3,792 (1,170) 3.241 2,621 5.30
The Bug Butcher The Bug Butcher 723 (315) 2.294 202 8.91
Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle (JP) Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle (JP) 1,968 (1,185) 1.661 60 31.67
Arcade Archives: Terra Force Arcade Archives: Terra Force 298 (285) 1.045 83 81.93
Laser Disco Defenders Laser Disco Defenders 831 (315) 2.638 569 10.37
Neon Chrome (Vita) Neon Chrome (Vita) 584 (285) 2.050 635 12.13
Battalion Commander Battalion Commander 577 (315) 1.831 88 11.36
Battalion Commander (Vita) Battalion Commander (Vita) 443 (315) 1.408 45 26.67
Flying Bunny Flying Bunny 778 (315) 2.469 37 0
Wild Guns Reloaded Wild Guns Reloaded 1,157 (285) 4.061 430 2.33
Battle Garegga Rev.2016 Battle Garegga Rev.2016 1,550 (1,230) 1.260 249 46.99
ACA NEOGEO ALPHA MISSION II ACA NEOGEO ALPHA MISSION II 319 (285) 1.118 199 60.30
Xenoraid (Vita) Xenoraid (Vita) 997 (300) 3.323 48 2.08
8DAYS 8DAYS 3,565 (1,185) 3.009 204 6.37
Ghost Blade HD Ghost Blade HD 1,589 (1,140) 1.394 404 32.67
Tango Fiesta Tango Fiesta 3,447 (1,155) 2.984 109 0
ACA NEOGEO NAM-1975 ACA NEOGEO NAM-1975 298 (285) 1.047 247 85.83 0-1 hour
Blue Rider (JP) Blue Rider (JP) 3,134 (1,170) 2.678 32 12.50
Games of Glory Games of Glory 2,255 (315) 7.159 340 0.29
NeuroVoider NeuroVoider 6,017 (1,230) 4.892 238 1.68
Blue Rider (Asia) Blue Rider (Asia) 3,592 (1,170) 3.070 79 7.59
Flying Bunny (EU) Flying Bunny (EU) 321 (315) 1.020 14 0
MechRunner MechRunner 406 (315) 1.289 7 0
Deathstate Deathstate 2,863 (1,230) 2.327 67 8.96
Dangun Feveron Dangun Feveron 1,571 (1,215) 1.293 98 37.76
ACA NEOGEO LAST RESORT ACA NEOGEO LAST RESORT 312 (285) 1.095 121 70.25
Demon's Crystals Demon's Crystals 799 (300) 2.662 108 5.56
Arcade Archives: Thunder Cross Arcade Archives: Thunder Cross 317 (285) 1.114 102 68.63
Nex Machina Nex Machina 3,951 (1,215) 3.252 4,183 3.94