The 20+ Best PC Shoot Em Up Games on Steam

Looking for good PC shoot 'em up games on Steam? Look no further, as we're ranking the best Steam shoot 'em up games that you'll definitely find worth your time. The Steam Store can be frustrating to browse, as they often are too gratuitous with their tagging system. To ensure that you find exactly what you're looking for, browse this list of the best shoot 'em up PC games on Steam.

The shoot 'em up game Bit Blaster XL was created in a throwback, retro style that arcade fans will immediately recognize. To unlock achievements, players have to score high enough (by shooting things up). Cuphead is another shoot 'em up game, this one done in a classic run-and-gun action style and was influenced by the first standardized amination style in America, the rubber hose style popularized in the 1930s.

Vote up the shoot 'em up games on Steam that you would recommend to other gamers, and downvote anything you played but didn't enjoy.

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  • DonDonPachi Resurrection
    7 votes

    DonDonPachi Resurrection

  • Chicken Invaders 5
    16 votes

    Chicken Invaders 5

  • Chicken Invaders 4
    19 votes

    Chicken Invaders 4

  • Cuphead
    18 votes


  • Ikaruga
    16 votes


  • Crimzon Clover World Ignition
    11 votes

    Crimzon Clover World Ignition