Toronto Videogame Database



Emphasizes using physical motor skills, such as hand-eye coordination and reaction time, in order to overcome challenges. Controls are usually designed to maximize the player's precision, accuracy and speed.

119 games are tagged with Action

A Sword Game


A puzzle, platformer sword game where you must stick to with the sword you have chosen for the whole game to kill enemies, unlock doors and explore a maze-like dungeon.

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Bullet Audyssey

Cellar Door Games

'Bullet Audyssey is a rhythm-based, space-shooter created by Cellar Door Games as entry for the IGF 2012. Players must dodge and absorb multiple projectiles by enemies in order to gain energy and ... [more]

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Chivalry: Deadliest Warrior

Torn Banner Studios

An expansion pack of [[Chivalry: Medieval Warfare]], Chivalry: Deadliest Warrior is based on the Spike TV series, "Deadliest Warrior." Bringing back the first-person combat mechanics from its ... [more]

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Chivalry: Medieval Warfare

Torn Banner Studios

'Chivalry: Medieval Warfare is a fast-paced, multiplayer action game where players fight in a medieval civil war between opposing factions. Players can choose between four unique classes and a wide ... [more]


Don't Fall in the Hole

Oooweeooo Interactive

Don't Fall in the Hole is a multiplayer turn-based strategy action game for iPad, Windows 8, and Android. Use explosions and power-up weapons to force your opponents to tumble from platforms or fall ... [more]



Drinkbox Studios

Guacamelee! is a action platforming video game developed and published by DrinkBox Studios.


Hide in the smoke, or you'll Die


A pretty tough - and not exactly fair, honestly - little dodge 'em up where a crosshair is attempting to hunt you down. Obscuring smoke, as the name cleverly implies, is your friend.


Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime

Asteroid Base

A frantic cooperative game set in a colorful, perilous galaxy. Up to four players must run around inside a neon pink spaceship, operating turrets, a shield, giant lasers and other devices, as the team embarks on a dangerous rescue mission.

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Metanet Software

Physics-based run-and-jump gameplay with ragdoll physics, plus minimalist graphics.

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Metanet Software & SilverBirch Studios & Slick Entertainment

Sequel to N, N+ features unique and freeing physics-based control, style and a built-in level editor along with different multiplayer options.

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Metanet Software

N++ is a fast-paced, momentum-based platformer about darting around obstacles, narrowly evading enemies and collecting gold in a beautiful minimalist landscape.


N?na, Ha?e F?aith


Try to get back home in this dimensional platformer. This game was a prototype challenge with the themes, "loneliness" and "dimensions".

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Princess Queen

merritt kopas

You're a princess. But there are like, other princesses? You're probably going to have to fight them if you want to be the princess queen.


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An everlasting descent into the abyss, where you will die. A combat-focused arcade platformer in which you must navitage treacherous terrain and improve yourself in order to survive for as long as ... [more]



13AM Games

Run to the finish before your opponents in Runbow, an action-filled party game with several mini-games and many challenges.

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Save the Earth: Asteroid Defense

Blot Interactive

An action title in the tradition of Missile Command, Asteroid Defense tasks the player with defending the Earth from a nonstop barrage of asteroids.


Shuriken Skies

Asteroid Base

Made in 3 days at the Toronto Independent Game Jam (TOJam) 2011, Shuriken Skies is a 2-4 competitive, no-holds-barred, every-ninja-for-themselves, skydiving beat-em-up fight fest. When your ... [more]



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A two-player action game possibly about a breakup in space.

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Terf War

merritt kopas

A game about feminist fear and hatred of trans women.


Gent Set Radio


A gang of hot brown kids get their kicks by parkouring all over Toronto's overpriced condo skyline.

The Warriors

Rockstar Toronto

Set in 1970s New York City the story follows a street gang known as the Warriors, who have been accused of a murder they didn't commit, and must return to their home turf in one night.


Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game


A side-scrolling beat 'em up game based on the Scott Pilgrim series of Oni Press graphic novels by Bryan Lee O'Malley.


BootDisk Revolution

Wryn is a girl with a big arsenal and big dreams -- she wants to be the ultimate videogame hero!

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Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist


An action-adventure stealth video game where you play as a master spy.


Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Blacklist


The United States has a military presence in two-thirds of countries around the world, and some of them have had enough. A group of terrorists calling themselves The Engineers initiate a terror ultimatum called the Blacklist - a deadly countdown of escala


Assassin's Creed Unity


A game where you play as an assassin in historical times.

Dogthrow Duo

BootDisk Revolution

Meet Dax and Emily Dogthrow, bounty hunters extraordinaire! Use their blasters and mighty throwing arms to fend off the lobster onslaught!

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Far Cry 4


An open world action-adventure first-person shooter taking place in a country of sprawling mountains and forests.

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Far Cry Primal


An action-adventure game where you play as a tribesperson in prehistoric times.

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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege


A multiplayer first-person shooter game where you play as a member of a counter-terrorist unit.

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Watch Dogs 2


An open world action-adventure game where you play as a hacker in a computerized San Francisco.


They Bleed Pixels

Spooky Squid Games

A hybrid beat 'em platformer which follows the story of a young girl haunted by Lovecraftian nightmares.

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For Honor


A hack and slash video game set during the medieval period.

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Little Guy Games

Mighty Mouse, the beloved cartoon superstar of yesteryear, flies into the 21st century.


Mobeen Fikree & Vertex Pop

WE ARE DOOMED is a twin-stick shooter where you zap polygon baddies with an absurdly overpowered laserbeam.

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Battle Blasters

Little Guy Games

It's the year 3042 and the ultimate form of entertainment is the Battle Blasters tournament which pits the world's best fighters against each other in gun-blasting death matches.

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Laser Equipped Annihilation Protocol

Daniele Hopkins & Kyle Duffield

A live-action gaming environment in which the player battles a laser wielding A.I. security system gone awry.


Tread Marks

Longbow Games

Tread Marks is an Off-Road Battle Tank Racing and Combat game.

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A 2D platform action-rpg set on the rich stage of ancient Greek mythology.

Cephalopods: Co-op Cottage Defence

Spooky Squid Games

A 2-player co-op arcade game set in the world of Night of the Cephalopods.


Clapfoot Inc.

A strategy shooter where players defend the Earth against a Martian invasion in the 1950s.


Laundry Bear Games

Trackoons is an 8-person local multiplayer game, where you play as raccoons facing off in a hurdles race in downtown Toronto.

Sector Strike

Futuristic shoot ’em up combining the mechanics of shooters and the aesthetics of 3D games.

Arcade Skidaddle


An infinite skiing game featuring 3d low-poly art and an 80’s inspired aesthetic. Tapping anywhere on the screen alternates which direction the skier is going. Ski around obstacles on the hill, ... [more]



From Smiling

A two-player versus game about squares with head-swords.

Sky Rogue


A simple, fwooshy, intense action flight simulator.


Planet of the Eyes


Explore the mystery of an unknown world.

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Finish Line Games

A fast-paced vehicle combat game, where the world’s toughest cartoon drivers get behind the wheel of outlandish cars and battle each other in order to gain TV fame.

Super Battle Racers

Game Hive

Super Battle Racers is like Mario Kart on a 2D platform. You can outrun three other players in real time! If you can’t run fast enough, use a weapon or cast a monster to take down whomever is in front of you.

Surfing Tsunami


Play as Quiksilver surfer Jonah Pierce as he blasts through the city and debris in this retro Super Nintendo-like surfing app.

Cloney: A Tapped Out Adventure


A Flappy Bird parody clone created for a 24 hour game jam.


Golden Gear Inc.

Streak across a surreal landscape collecting dreams and avoiding terrible nightmares.

Mega Jump 2

Get Set Games Inc.

The spectacular sequel to the #1 hit Mega Jump! Bigger, better and more mega than ever before!

The Sheepening

Logic Squid

When a mysterious object crashes from the Heavens, the sheep are scattered! UFO based sheep herding at its finest!



Necrophone Games

A comedy adventure set in an alternate reality Cold War World, plagued with corporate espionage, CyberCrime, and sentient martinis.


Frail Shells

From Smiling

A cute FPS built upon shooting but not being sure what else to do with it or how to deal with it.

Rabbit Dash!

Game Hive

Join Benny the Bunny as he tries to escape from a pack of fearsome wolves.


Necrophone Games

Fight the military and eat people as a giant mechanized stag beetle.

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Monkeys in Space

Streaming Colour Studios

A line drawing game at its best for iPhone and iPod touch. Monkeys float helplessly in space, and it's up to you to save them!

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Trompo Games

A face-paced action jumper game about escaping prison.

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Wormarium Arcade

Trompo Games

Wormarium is a game, released for mobile platforms, featuring 5 colourful playable worm characters, and 5 angry and grumpy moles....



Wero Creative

A mobile game inspired by memes from the cryptocurrency DogeCoin.

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Wero Creative

A side-scrolling casual helicopter game inspired by classics such as ‘Choplifter’. Players pilot an RC helicopter in order to rescue their adorable feline friends who have been imprisoned by pesky garden gnomes.

Max Payne 3

Rockstar Games

Third installment in Max Payne series.


Tiger's Bane

Longbow Games

Tiger's Bane is a hybrid of the shoot-em-up and simulation genres, combining side scrolling action.

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CQC: Close Quarter Conflict

Bedlam Games

Close Quarters Conflict has several different classes to choose from, each with their own unique abilities and weapons, to support many different styles of play.

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Dungeons & Dragons: Daggerdale

Bedlam Games

Dungeons & Dragons: Daggerdale offers engaging "hack and slash" gameplay, bringing Dungeons & Dragons to life. Travel to the Dalelands of the Forgotten Realms, where the journey begins in the remote Desertsmouth Mountains.

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Full Auto 2: Battlelines

Pseudo Interactive

Full Auto 2: Battlelines puts high-speed vehicles outfitted with weapons and armor into fully realized and fully destructible urban street environments.

Baby's First House Fire


Save babies from a house fire.


Juicy Beast

Fight armies of gangster birds in the 90s as an alien.

Toto Temple Deluxe

Juicy Beast

Put a goat on your head and keep it away from your friends.

Last One Standing

Douglas Gregory

Chase your opponents and knock down their dominoes - be the Last One Standing!

Flak 88


Take the gunner’s seat and prepare to enter the battle zones of WWII.

U-Boat Commander


In U-Boat Commander, you take control of a U-Boat in the midst of WWII. Destroy enemy fleets before they move out of range in a series of missions. Dodge depth charges underwater if you're spotted ... [more]

Knightmare Tower

Juicy Beast

Hack and slash and save the princess(es).

U-Boat Commander II


he war has begun and it’s your job to command a submarine and turn the tides of battle.

You're in Space and Everyone Wants You Dead


Run and jump through different gravity fields to escape monsters and get the highscore!

Vertical Assault - Vietnam War


In the heat of the Vietnam War it's your job to pilot a Huey helicopter to transport American soldiers into and out of hostile territory to help bring an end to this conflict

Railroad Rogues


Multiplayer game where you duke it out on a train and get the most gold.

Temple Fall

James Brownlee & Richard Lord & Sean Brown

Race your opponent down the temple steps as a disembodied heart.

Just Me and Only Me Against The World


Take on aliens with only you and your clones.

Bomber Captain


In Bomber Captain, you take command of a Bomber in the midst of WWII as a recruit working for the Allied powers.

Tank Cavalry


In Tank Cavalry - Panzer Destroyer, you are assigned to command a tank platoon during WWII.

1942 Pacific Commander


Take the pilot's seat of a F6F-3 Hellcat and prepare to enter the heat of WWII and face off against the forces of Imperial Japan.

WWI - Sky Commander


Take to the skies! Pilot a WWI fighter plane during the intensity of the war as you fight for the British cause.

Yamato - Final Assault


Yamato - Final Assault portrays the actions of the fateful Operation Ten-Go on April 7, 1945 when the Yamato fleet was dispatched to attempt to take Okinawa back from the control of the American military.

Galaxy Glider


Feel the rhythm of your music as you fly through outer space passing new worlds and dodging asteroids along the way.

Glucose Maximus

Team Awesome-O

Ice cream game. The goal is to feed the kids running towards the ice cream vendor. There are medic and ammo resupplying kids that will help you, don't kill them!

Kalishnikitty in OMFG Missiles!

Team Awesome-O

Shoot and dodge the missiles...Survive!

Alien Abduction!

Cold Acid Entertainment

The CN Tower is really a secret flying saucer and launcher that the Canadian government uses to abduct aliens to research in hidden arctic bases.

Tenkai Knights

Game Pill

Help the brave warriors defeat the evil Vilius and his Corrupted armies to save Quarton. Only you can master the Tenkai energy to defeat Vilius henchmen, Hos, Sho and Rho!

Tenkai Knights Battle for Quarton

Game Pill

Help the brave warriors defeat the evil Vilius and his Corrupted armies to save Quarton. Only you can master the Tenkai energy to defeat Vilius henchmen, Hos, Sho and Rho!

Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness - Enter the Dragon

Game Pill

Play Kung Fu Panda: Enter the Dragon….can you defeat Ki Pa?

Marvin Marvin: Football Boogie

Game Pill

Marvin doesn’t know football, but he sure can boogie past those linebackers!

A Fairy Odd Christmas: Jingle Out of My Way

Game Pill

The gingerbread men are on the attack and want to take down Timmy!

Jungle Book: Kaa's Coconut Challenge

Game Pill

Kaa is up to no good. Whack him with your coconuts in this game of skill featuring the loveable characters from Jungle Book.

Iron Man: Armored Justice

Game Pill

Activate your uni-beam, buckle up your suit and make sure justice is served as the young Tony Stark dons the Ironman suit in this action packed branded game.

Robo's World: The Zarnok Fortress

Bluish-Green Productions

Robo’s World: The Zarnok Fortress is a Free Roaming Tactical Action Platformer.

Gentlemen, Drop Dead

Bluish-Green Productions

A pleasant skydiving affair turns into a free-falling duel for honor as an escalation of a simple argument for who will jump first.


Knight & Damsel


Knight & Damsel is a two-player "uncooperative" multiplayer game set on a papercraft stage that subverts the age-old tale of knights saving damsels, with the knight and damsel competing to rescue the other!

In A Pickle

Let's Pickle

Fighting on a bus, feat. pickles


Capy Ken

Blast away alien enemies and gather their spare parts to repair damage, or add new components to your ship to make it faster and stronger!


Ben Stirling

On May 24th, 2016 two brave capybaras escaped from their pen in Toronto's High Park Zoo. The city waited breathless as a swarm of volunteers tried to retrieve them. Take control of these two brave rodents and keep them free as long as possible!



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Battle Box


Insane 4 player, competitive multiplayer battle royale with a variety of deadly weapons.



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You Got Served: A Fist to the Face


Test your reflexes in this twitchy bar room brawl. How many adversaries can you take down before getting overwhelmed?

Slam Dunk


Slam Dunk is a fast paced one-on-one local multiplayer basketball game, the first player to reach 21 points wins!

Fantastic Motion Video 2016


Rid the Alamo Drafthouse of hidden lizard people and save the day in this throwback to classic FMV games like Night Trap and Ground Zero Texas!


Matt Rix

You battle for three rounds to see who can make the most money by incinerating the most stuff.

Beware Wolf

Matt Rix

Get some friends together and play this fast-paced local multiplayer game of Werewolves vs Villagers!


BootDisk Revolution

Rescue a medieval village from an alien assault.

Tentacular Madness

Ryan Miller

Beware what lurks below...

Munstah Chase

Ryan Miller

Mario Kart plus Temple Run plus Critter crunch.

Blasters of the Universe

Blasters of the Universe brings the bullet hell genre into first person VR. Intense gameplay is heavily reliant on physical movement, requiring the player to duck, dodge, twist, turn, and maneuver ... [more]