TOP 62 RAIL SHOOTER GAMES

Rail shooters: the gaming equivalent of shooting fish in a barrel. Players love this genre for its simplicity: pew-pew, aim, and fire. It's an arcade-style thrill ride that satisfies your primal urge to shoot the living daylights out of anything that moves. And here's the best part - you don't even have to move. Just sit back, relax, and let the rails take you on a wild shooting spree. No wonder rail shooters are always a hit at arcades and home consoles alike. If you're looking for an expertly curated list of the top rail shooters, you've come to the right place! Our team has sifted through the countless options out there to bring you the ultimate collection of top-notch titles that will keep you blasting away for hours on end. Check out our list and let the mindless fun begin!

#01
Games like Vanguard Knights

Vanguard Knights

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#02
Games like Whisker Squadron: Survivor

Whisker Squadron: Survivor

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.1/10

#03
Games like Rez Infinite

Rez Infinite

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS4, PC, PS5, Android
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#04
Games like Panzer Dragoon Orta

Panzer Dragoon Orta

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, Console, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#05
Games like Rez

Rez

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, PS4, PC, PS5, Xbox 360
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#06
Games like Lethal VR

Lethal VR

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#07
Games like Star Fox 64

Star Fox 64

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: 3DS, Wii U, Switch, Wii
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#08
Games like Sin and Punishment

Sin and Punishment

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, Wii, Wii U, Switch
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 8/10

#09
Games like The Typing of the Dead

The Typing of the Dead

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, PS2
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 7.9/10

#10
Games like The Typing of The Dead: Overkill

The Typing of The Dead: Overkill

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#11
Games like Cyberia

Cyberia

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 1994
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#12
Games like Dimension Hunter VR

Dimension Hunter VR

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 7.7/10

#13
Games like Time Crisis

Time Crisis

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console
  • Release: 1996
  • Rating: 7.7/10

#14
Games like DEXED

DEXED

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#15
Games like Child of Eden

Child of Eden

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, Console, PS3
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#16
Games like Pokemon Snap

Pokemon Snap

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Wii U, Wii, Switch
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#17
Games like Aces of the Galaxy

Aces of the Galaxy

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, XSX, Xbox One
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#18
Games like Iridion 3D

Iridion 3D

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#19
Games like The House of the Dead: Overkill

The House of the Dead: Overkill

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Wii, PS3
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 7.4/10

#20
Games like New Pokemon Snap

New Pokemon Snap

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Switch
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 7.4/10

#21
Games like Dead Space: Extraction

Dead Space: Extraction

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Wii, PS3
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 7.3/10

#22
Games like Time Crisis 3

Time Crisis 3

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PS2, Console
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 7.3/10

#23
Games like Star Wars

Star Wars

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 1983
  • Rating: 7/10

#24
Games like Major Mayhem

Major Mayhem

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 7/10

#25
Games like The Gunstringer

The Gunstringer

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 7/10

#26
Games like Doom Resurrection

Doom Resurrection

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 7/10

#27
Games like Battle Clash

Battle Clash

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2024
  • Rating: 7/10

#28
Games like Medal of Honor Heroes 2

Medal of Honor Heroes 2

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: Console, Wii
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 7/10

#29
Games like Star Fox

Star Fox

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Switch
  • Release: 1993
  • Rating: 7/10

#30
Games like Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles

Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Wii, PS3, Wii U
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 7/10

#31
Games like The House of the Dead

The House of the Dead

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Wii
  • Release: 1996
  • Rating: 6.7/10

#32
Games like Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles

Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Wii, PS3, PS4
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 6.6/10

#33
Games like The Great Escape

The Great Escape

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 6.3/10

#34
Games like Ace Combat: Assault Horizon

Ace Combat: Assault Horizon

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 6.3/10

#35
Games like Time Crisis: Project Titan

Time Crisis: Project Titan

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 6.2/10

#36
Games like The Shoot

The Shoot

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS3
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 6.2/10

#37
Games like Ghost Squad

Ghost Squad

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Wii, PC, Mac
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 6.1/10

#38
Games like Panzer Dragoon: Remake

Panzer Dragoon: Remake

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Switch, PC, PS4, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 6.1/10

#39
Games like The Dark Pictures: Switchback VR

The Dark Pictures: Switchback VR

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS5
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 6/10

#40
Games like Time Crisis: Crisis Zone

Time Crisis: Crisis Zone

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 6/10

#41
Games like Area 51

Area 51

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 6/10

#42
Games like Microcosm

Microcosm

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 6/10

#43
Games like Medieval Moves: Deadmund's Quest

Medieval Moves: Deadmund's Quest

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS3
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 5.5/10

#44
Games like Shapeshooter

Shapeshooter

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, PS4, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 5.5/10

#45
Games like Silent Scope

Silent Scope

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, PS2
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 5.5/10

#46
Games like Touch the Dead

Touch the Dead

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: DS
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 5.3/10

#47
Games like Time Crisis 4

Time Crisis 4

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS3
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 5.2/10

#48
Games like Death Crimson OX

Death Crimson OX

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 5.1/10

#49
Games like To the earth

To the earth

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 5/10

#50
Games like Star Fox 2

Star Fox 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Switch
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 5/10

#51
Games like Rambo: The Video Game

Rambo: The Video Game

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 4.5/10

#52
Games like Darkness Rollercoaster - Ultimate Shooter Edition

Darkness Rollercoaster - Ultimate Shooter Edition

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 4.5/10

#53
Games like Terrorist Takedown

Terrorist Takedown

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 4.3/10

#54
Games like PlayStation Move Ape Escape

PlayStation Move Ape Escape

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 4/10

#55
Games like Target: Terror

Target: Terror

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Wii
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 3.6/10

#56
Games like Dragon Booster

Dragon Booster

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: DS
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 2.9/10

#57
Games like Touhou Crisis

Touhou Crisis

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 1/10

#58
Games like Alekon

Alekon

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 1/10

#59
Games like Denizen

Denizen

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2024
  • Rating: n/a

#60
Games like Cytoclash

Cytoclash

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: n/a

#61
Games like 3C Wonderland Coaster

3C Wonderland Coaster

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Android
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: n/a

#62
Games like ExZeus

ExZeus

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android, PS2, Wii, PC
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: n/a