Best Xbox Shoot 'em up Games

Players Games TrueAchievement Gamerscore Achievements
1,149,788 260 388,226 147,850 5,421
Gamers Games TrueAchievement Gamerscore Achievements
Best Xbox Shoot 'em up Games
This is a full list of the best Shoot 'em up games available on Xbox. 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 TA Ratio Gamers Comp % Comp Time Rating
Sky Force Reloaded Sky Force Reloaded 3,808 (1,000) 3.808 631 0.95
Cuphead Cuphead 3,047 (1,000) 3.047 42,725 2.06 15-20 hours
The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth 2,522 (1,155) 2.184 9,853 2.80 200+ hours
Bullet Soul Bullet Soul 2,516 (1,500) 1.678 214 14.49 6-8 hours
Enter the Gungeon Enter the Gungeon 4,107 (1,000) 4.107 3,569 0.78
Mushihime-sama Futari Ver 1.5 Mushihime-sama Futari Ver 1.5 4,295 (1,250) 3.436 2,549 0.59
Bullet Soul: Infinite Burst Bullet Soul: Infinite Burst 1,370 (1,000) 1.370 210 20.00 4-5 hours
Vostok Inc Vostok Inc 1,487 (1,000) 1.487 260 6.54
Battle Garegga Rev.2016 Battle Garegga Rev.2016 1,388 (1,000) 1.388 159 24.53
Akai Katana (JP) Akai Katana (JP) 1,958 (1,000) 1.958 666 1.35
Deathsmiles (JP) Deathsmiles (JP) 4,613 (1,500) 3.075 1,547 0.19
Full Mojo Rampage Full Mojo Rampage 2,158 (1,000) 2.158 308 5.84
DoDonPachi Resurrection Black Label DoDonPachi Resurrection Black Label 3,713 (1,000) 3.713 507 1.18
DoDonPachi Saidaioujou DoDonPachi Saidaioujou 1,635 (1,000) 1.635 1,009 14.97
Bullet Soul (JP) Bullet Soul (JP) 2,176 (1,500) 1.451 999 15.72
Geometry Wars³: Dimensions (Xbox 360) Geometry Wars³: Dimensions (Xbox 360) 2,193 (1,000) 2.194 1,477 4.94 25-30 hours
Espgaluda II: Black Label Espgaluda II: Black Label 3,625 (1,000) 3.625 1,783 0.90
Raiden Fighters Aces (JP) Raiden Fighters Aces (JP) 1,452 (1,000) 1.452 829 5.43
DoDonPachi Maximum (WP) DoDonPachi Maximum (WP) 508 (200) 2.542 1,126 1.07
Ruiner Ruiner 3,300 (1,000) 3.300 911 2.31
DoDonPachi Resurrection (JP) DoDonPachi Resurrection (JP) 4,256 (1,250) 3.405 824 0.61
Ginga Force Ginga Force 1,489 (1,000) 1.489 550 18.55
Sky Force Anniversary Sky Force Anniversary 1,909 (1,000) 1.909 5,769 6.10 15-20 hours
Velocity 2X Velocity 2X 3,461 (1,000) 3.461 839 2.74 30-35 hours
Geometry Wars³: Dimensions Geometry Wars³: Dimensions 3,299 (1,000) 3.299 16,271 1.15 40-50 hours
Radiant Silvergun Radiant Silvergun 665 (200) 3.323 3,250 3.02
DoDonPachi Resurrection (EU) DoDonPachi Resurrection (EU) 8,180 (1,250) 6.544 2,689 0.19
Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved² Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved² 344 (200) 1.721 38,664 5.14 8-10 hours
Ketsui: Kizuna Jigoku Tachi Extra Ketsui: Kizuna Jigoku Tachi Extra 1,340 (1,000) 1.340 947 21.54
Mushihime-sama HD Mushihime-sama HD 1,609 (1,000) 1.609 516 5.62
Deathsmiles II X Deathsmiles II X 1,445 (1,000) 1.446 2,014 19.96
Bullet Soul: Infinite Burst (JP) Bullet Soul: Infinite Burst (JP) 1,365 (1,000) 1.365 491 26.48 10-12 hours
Muchi Muchi Pork! & Pink Sweets Muchi Muchi Pork! & Pink Sweets 3,260 (1,000) 3.260 1,171 1.71
Eschatos Eschatos 2,532 (1,000) 2.532 770 2.60
Deathsmiles (EU) Deathsmiles (EU) 4,449 (1,000) 4.449 4,189 0.19
X-Morph: Defense X-Morph: Defense 3,337 (1,000) 3.337 447 1.34
Rez HD Rez HD 444 (200) 2.220 16,257 6.19 15-20 hours
Halo: Spartan Strike (Win 8) Halo: Spartan Strike (Win 8) 406 (200) 2.028 4,072 15.69 10-12 hours
Assault Android Cactus Assault Android Cactus 3,893 (1,000) 3.893 381 0.79
Shooting Love 200X Shooting Love 200X 1,943 (1,000) 1.943 848 8.37
Deathsmiles Deathsmiles 6,129 (1,000) 6.129 5,138 0.04
Akai Katana Akai Katana 4,163 (1,000) 4.163 3,888 0.28
Caladrius Caladrius 2,014 (1,000) 2.014 731 7.11
Halo: Spartan Strike (WP) Halo: Spartan Strike (WP) 405 (200) 2.023 2,459 15.29 8-10 hours
Neon Chrome Neon Chrome 2,356 (1,000) 2.356 567 6.00
Feral Fury Feral Fury 3,791 (1,000) 3.791 126 4.76
Mamoru-kun wa Norowarete Shimatta! Mamoru-kun wa Norowarete Shimatta! 1,655 (1,080) 1.532 795 15.35
Strike Witches: Wings of White Silver Strike Witches: Wings of White Silver 1,689 (1,080) 1.564 592 6.76
Raiden V Raiden V 2,923 (1,000) 2.923 2,748 2.62 25-30 hours
Trouble Witches Neo Trouble Witches Neo 344 (200) 1.719 3,176 9.98
Raiden Fighters Aces Raiden Fighters Aces 2,302 (1,000) 2.302 3,644 0.80
Renegade Ops Renegade Ops 574 (250) 2.295 6,569 3.99 15-20 hours
Sine Mora Sine Mora 1,144 (200) 5.721 3,618 1.66 20-25 hours
DoDonPachi Daioujou Black Label Extra DoDonPachi Daioujou Black Label Extra 1,208 (1,000) 1.208 1,125 45.60
Gryphon Knight Epic Gryphon Knight Epic 2,135 (1,000) 2.135 813 7.75
Galgun Galgun 1,659 (1,000) 1.659 636 12.58
Halo: Spartan Strike (iOS) Halo: Spartan Strike (iOS) 651 (200) 3.254 1,864 5.10 15-20 hours
Iron Crypticle Iron Crypticle 1,803 (1,000) 1.803 549 10.75 8-10 hours
Radirgy Noa Massive Radirgy Noa Massive 2,005 (1,000) 2.005 305 4.92
Halo: Spartan Assault (Win 8) Halo: Spartan Assault (Win 8) 554 (250) 2.216 11,233 9.30 8-10 hours
Ikaruga Ikaruga 946 (200) 4.728 16,932 1.33
Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax 3,293 (1,000) 3.293 1,522 1.97
Bangai-O HD: Missile Fury Bangai-O HD: Missile Fury 512 (200) 2.562 2,940 2.35 25-30 hours
Guwange Guwange 397 (200) 1.984 2,580 8.72 6-8 hours
Ghost Blade HD Ghost Blade HD 1,684 (1,000) 1.684 574 8.01
Livelock Livelock 1,871 (1,000) 1.871 2,642 9.92 15-20 hours
Subterrain Subterrain 4,811 (1,000) 4.811 288 0
Sine Mora EX Sine Mora EX 5,608 (1,000) 5.608 483 1.45
Halo: Spartan Assault (Xbox 360) Halo: Spartan Assault (Xbox 360) 832 (400) 2.079 10,298 10.89 20-25 hours
Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved 637 (200) 3.187 50,762 3.35 12-15 hours
Air Guitar Warrior for Kinect Air Guitar Warrior for Kinect 1,584 (1,000) 1.584 249 30.12 3-4 hours
Z0MB1ES (on teh ph0ne) (WP) Z0MB1ES (on teh ph0ne) (WP) 344 (200) 1.719 2,859 5.32 6-8 hours
Halo: Spartan Assault (WP) Halo: Spartan Assault (WP) 573 (250) 2.292 8,391 9.16 15-20 hours
Let Them Come Let Them Come 2,021 (1,000) 2.021 794 0.25
Raiden IV Raiden IV 5,451 (1,000) 5.451 3,440 0.35
Rocket Riot (WP) Rocket Riot (WP) 246 (200) 1.229 2,285 47.44 3-4 hours
Mr. Shifty Mr. Shifty 4,697 (1,000) 4.697 787 0.51
Crimsonland Crimsonland 2,626 (1,000) 2.626 1,767 4.07 20-25 hours
Pang Adventures Pang Adventures 4,753 (1,000) 4.753 1,387 0.58
Space Invaders Infinity Gene Space Invaders Infinity Gene 382 (200) 1.910 2,305 8.89
AQUA KITTY UDX: Xbox One Ultra Edition AQUA KITTY UDX: Xbox One Ultra Edition 2,397 (1,000) 2.397 990 4.75 12-15 hours
Senko no Ronde: Duo Senko no Ronde: Duo 1,683 (1,000) 1.683 503 10.34
Shooting Love 10th Anniversary ~ XIIZEAL & DELTAZEAL ~ Shooting Love 10th Anniversary ~ XIIZEAL & DELTAZEAL ~ 2,608 (1,000) 2.608 323 5.57
Strania: The Stella Machina Strania: The Stella Machina 669 (250) 2.677 705 1.56
Warhammer 40,000: Kill Team Warhammer 40,000: Kill Team 297 (200) 1.486 14,529 24.42 6-8 hours
Galaga Legions DX Galaga Legions DX 331 (200) 1.655 6,356 17.28 4-5 hours
Steredenn Steredenn 5,959 (1,000) 5.959 3,722 0.59
Shikigami no Shiro 3 Shikigami no Shiro 3 1,158 (1,000) 1.158 536 44.22
Rocket Riot 3D (Win 8) Rocket Riot 3D (Win 8) 725 (500) 1.450 764 17.54 4-5 hours
Gatling Gears Gatling Gears 398 (200) 1.988 5,771 7.71 10-12 hours
Tiny Troopers (WP) Tiny Troopers (WP) 467 (200) 2.333 11,968 12.32 6-8 hours
Tiny Troopers 2: Special Ops (WP) Tiny Troopers 2: Special Ops (WP) 469 (200) 2.347 5,661 11.98 10-12 hours
RayStorm HD RayStorm HD 384 (200) 1.922 438 11.64
Ion Assault Ion Assault 334 (200) 1.668 435 14.25
Under Defeat HD (JP) Under Defeat HD (JP) 1,240 (1,000) 1.240 648 55.71 15-20 hours
Triggerheart Exelica Triggerheart Exelica 772 (200) 3.861 4,915 1.08
Alien Breed Episode 2: Assault Alien Breed Episode 2: Assault 396 (200) 1.979 1,689 8.88 12-15 hours
Tiny Troopers Joint Ops Tiny Troopers Joint Ops 1,442 (1,000) 1.442 3,009 32.37 12-15 hours
Tiny Troopers 2: Special Ops (Win 8) Tiny Troopers 2: Special Ops (Win 8) 412 (200) 2.060 2,411 16.22 8-10 hours
The Bug Butcher The Bug Butcher 2,073 (1,000) 2.073 2,514 13.05 6-8 hours