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List of All Light Gun Shooter Games

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List of light gun shooter games, listed alphabetically with photos of the game's cover art when available. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these light gun shooter games have been enjoyed by millions. This list includes all light gun shooter games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure, future or new light gun shooter games. Various bits of information are available for these top light gun shooter games, such as when the game was released and who developed the game. In some instances you can click on the names of the games to get an even more in-depth description of them. These aren't necessarily the best light gun shooter games, but there are a lot of popular light gun shooter games listed here.

List games include Call of Duty: World at War, Duck Hunt and more.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best light gun shooter games?" and "What are the most popular light gun shooter games?"
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    DeveloperCavia, Capcom, Nex Entertainment

    Resident Evil: Dead Aim, known as Gun Survivor 4: Biohazard: Heroes Never Die in Japan, is the fourth release in a series of light gun shooter video games by Capcom. It is also the first in the...  more

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    The House of the Dead 2 & 3 Return is a compilation and re-release of The House of the Dead 2 and III for Wii. It is compatible with the Wii Zapper peripheral....  more
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    DeveloperCapcom, Eurocom

    Resident Evil Survivor, known in Japan as Biohazard Gun Survivor, is a first person shooter video game developed by TOSE and published by Capcom. It was released on the PlayStation in Japan on...  more
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    DeveloperNintendo Research & Development 1

    Super Scope 6, known as Nintendo Scope 6 in Europe and Australia, was the title Nintendo bundled with the Super Scope for the Super NES. As the name suggests, the cartridge contains six games that...  more
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    DeveloperSega Wow, Sega

    The House of the Dead 4 is a light gun arcade game with a horror theme and the fourth installment of the House of the Dead series of video games, developed by Sega. The game takes place between the...  more
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    Time Crisis II is a light gun arcade game and the second installment in Namco's Time Crisis series, introducing co-operative multiplayer to the franchise. It was first released in arcades in March...  more
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    DeveloperSega Wow

    The House of the Dead is a first-person, light gun arcade game released in 1996 and internationally in 1997 by Sega. Players assume the role of agents Thomas Rogan and "G" in their efforts to combat...  more
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    Time Crisis is a light gun shooter arcade game released by Namco in 1996. It was later ported for the PlayStation in 1997, bundled with the Guncon light gun controller....  more
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    DeveloperNamco, Nex Entertainment

    Time Crisis 4 is the fourth installment in Namco's Time Crisis series which introduces new features to the cover-based light gun shooter gameplay engine of its predecessors alongside a new story and...  more

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    The Adventures of Bayou Billy is an action game released by Konami for the Nintendo Entertainment System in North America in 1989 and in the PAL region in 1991. It is a revised version of the 1988...  more
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    DeveloperNamco, Nex Entertainment

    Time Crisis 3 is the third installment of the Time Crisis arcade series. Like its previous predecessor, Time Crisis II, it allows for two players to cooperate in a link play environment and has the...  more
  • 12

    DeveloperCavia, Capcom

    Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles, known as Biohazard: The Darkside Chronicles in Japan, is an on-rails shooter video game for the Wii developed by Capcom and Cavia. The game was released for...  more
  • 13

    DeveloperAM R&D Dept. #2, Sega AM2

    Virtua Cop is a first-person lightgun shooter arcade game created by Sega AM2 and headed by Yu Suzuki. Its original incarnation was an arcade game in 1994 and it was later ported to the Sega Saturn...  more
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    DeveloperAM R&D Dept. #2, Sega AM2

    Virtua Cop 2 is a light gun arcade game, released in 1995 and developed internally at Sega by their AM2 studio. It was ported to home systems on the Sega Saturn in 1996. It was released in PC in 1997...  more

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    Lethal Enforcers is a 1992 shooting game released for the arcades by Konami. The in-game graphics consist entirely of digitized photographs. This caused controversy as it allowed players to shoot...  more
  • 16

    DeveloperAcclaim Cheltenham

    Die Hard Trilogy is a video game based on the first three installments of the Die Hard series of action movies. Die Hard Trilogy features three games in one, each based on a movie installment and...  more
  • 17

    DeveloperNintendo, Nintendo Entertainment Analysis & Development

    Link's Crossbow Training, known in Japan as Link's Bowgun Training, is a shooting video game published and developed by Nintendo for the Wii video game console. It was bundled with the Wii Zapper...  more
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    Silent Scope is an arcade game that puts the player in the shoes of a sniper during a series of terrorist incidents. The game uses a rifle that is mounted on the console, requiring players to...  more

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  • 19

    DeveloperNintendo, Nintendo Research & Development 1

    Yoshi's Safari, known in Japan as Yoshi no Road Hunting is a video game made for the Super NES in 1993. Yoshi's Safari takes advantage of the Super Nintendo's Mode 7 capability, which allows...  more
  • 20

    DeveloperCapcom, Nex Entertainment

    Resident Evil Survivor 2 Code: Veronica, known in Japan as Gun Survivor 2 Biohazard Code: Veronica, is a first-person shooter video game developed and published by Capcom. The arcade version was...  more
  • 21

    DeveloperMidway Games, Rage Software, Fox Interactive

    Revolution X is an arcade rail shooter game and the spiritual sequel to T2: The Arcade Game developed and published by Midway in 1994, featuring the rock band Aerosmith. It features gameplay similar...  more
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    Point Blank, known as Gun Bullet or Gunvari in Japan, is a shooting game series by Namco for the Arcade, PlayStation and Nintendo DS. The trilogy was first released in Arcade in 1994 and was later...  more

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  • 24

    DeveloperAM R&D Dept. #2, Sega AM2

    Ghost Squad and Ghost Squad: Evolution are light gun rail shooter arcade game developed and published by Sega. A home version of the original Ghost Squad was developed for Nintendo's Wii game...  more
  • 25

    DeveloperNintendo, Intelligent Systems, Nintendo Research & Development 1

    Wild Gunman is a light gun shooter game created by Nintendo....  more