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Don't wait till you see the whites of their eyes...
Don't kid yourself it will be over by Christmas...
Don't try to shut out the screams...
And don't forget to wash your hands afterwards...
From a queue of some 360 "eager" conscripts waiting to go to war, a team of up to six will "volunteer" for each new mission. Encourage your soldiers to shoot anything that moves, throw grenades, fire bazookas, drive tanks, fly choppers, split up and do their own thing... and die... Guide your no-hoper's troop straight through deadly missions. And if you lose some of them? There's more where that came from...Action-driven, fast-paced classic arcade gameplay A mix of tactical insight and fast reflexes required, a good micro would be a plus War has never been so much fun!
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Games like Cannon Fodder: Hotline Miami,Warlock - Master of the Arcane,Super Bomberman R,Sparkle 2,Battle for Wesnoth,Freedom Force vs. the Third Reich,Gnomoria,Princess.Loot.Pixel.Again,STAR WARS: Rebel Assault I + II,Invasion: Brain Craving

1. Hotline Miami

Hotline Miami game icon Several chapters of top-down shooter action, Hotline Miami is a violent game, where the player takes control of the unnamed man, that receives orders to clear out stages from bandits and mobsters, using every weapon he can get. Over the course of the game, the player will be able to collect the masks that provide buffs and abilities. Fluid and tight combat includes various melee and ranged weapons, that can be used as intended or just thrown at the enemy. Once Jacket, dubbed so for his distinct letterman...

2. Warlock - Master of the Arcane

Warlock - Master of the Arcane game icon Welcome to the World of Ardania, the famous part of Majesty series. You play as Grand Mage that aims to build a powerful empire. The player is granted the ability to command armies, user magic on the battlefield and claim the title of one and only ruler of the Ardania.
Warlock - Master of the Arcane -- is a take on a turn-based 4X grand strategy game that uses fantasy setting as one of its main gimmicks. Research and use many of the game’s spells and their combinations, conjure powerful enchantments...

4. Sparkle 2

Sparkle 2 game icon A long time ago five enchanted keys were created. The keys were scattered around the lands, and they still remain undiscovered. Many have come to find them, and so far all have failed. Will you find the keys and unlock the secrets, or will you join the endless ranks of souls forever trapped within these lands?Sparkle 2 is the long-awaited sequel to the award-winning hit game Sparkle enjoyed by millions of players since 2007. Sparkle 2 is an independent sequel and a spiritual successor to the first...

5. Battle for Wesnoth

Battle for Wesnoth game icon The Battle for Wesnoth is an open source, turn-based strategy game with a high fantasy theme. From the plains of Weldyn to the forests of Wesmere, from the mines of Knalga to the soaring peaks of the Heart Mountains, take part in over a dozen adventures spanning centuries! Play as a young prince as he flees the encroaching forces of the Lich Lords to a new home across the sea... Delve into the blackest depths of the earth to craft a jewel of fire itself... Travel the continent in a daring quest to...

6. Freedom Force vs. the Third Reich

Freedom Force vs. the Third Reich game icon Freedom is threatened yet again and only Minute Man and his heroic Freedom Force can save the day in the follow up to one of the most critically acclaimed games of 2002.
Freedom Force vs. the Third Reich brings dynamic storytelling, fast-paced tactical role-play, and larger-than-life characters from the comic book pages to the computer screen. In this title, the league of heroes must travel back in time to defeat Blitzkrieg, defender of the Reich and his homicidal henchmen. With action spanning from...

7. Gnomoria

Gnomoria game icon Gnomoria is a sandbox village management game where you help lead a small group of gnomes, who have set out on their own, to thrive into a bustling kingdom! Anything you see can be broken down and rebuilt elsewhere. Craft items, build structures, set traps and dig deep underground in search of precious resources to help your gnomes survive the harsh lands. Build your kingdom and stockpile wealth to attract wandering gnomads to your cause, but be wary of also attracting enemies!Key Features:Procedurally...

8. Princess.Loot.Pixel.Again

Princess.Loot.Pixel.Again game icon Get a beautiful Princess’ hand in marriage! Use various equipment and artifacts! Dodge from enemies attack and jump over the spikes! Enjoy pixel retro stylistics! Have you already done this before? Do it again! PLPA is a dynamic platformer with a combo system and special strikes, there is also a bit of rogue-lite genre. The principal aim is to get through all floors of the Dark Tower and outfight the main antagonist a Evil Mage. That’s not easy due to a instant death which is followed by a full...

9. STAR WARS: Rebel Assault I + II

STAR WARS: Rebel Assault I + II game icon Star Wars™: Rebel AssaultRebel Forces have won their first battle against the dark side... But the war has only just begun!As Rookie One, you are thrust into a 3D galaxy far, far away to crush the evil Empire, once and for all. Take your T16 Skyhopper on a training run through Beggar's Canyon... Then dodge asteroids and blast TIE fighters in a deep space rumble... tackle a fleet of menacing AT-ATs on the icy tundra of Hoth... and ultimately annihilate Vader and the evil Empire with a kamikaze trench...

10. Invasion: Brain Craving

Invasion: Brain Craving game icon Congratulations! You, my friend, are one of the lucky few who were immune to the pathogen! Alas, your friends and family are now flesh-eating zombie-types, but try not to hold that against them. So, let's see what's behind door number 1! Zombies! Bad luck, chum! Try again!Features:Zombies AND JRPG Elements! What could be better? Randomly generated world with 729 combination possibilities! Random event seeds ensure no two play-throughs are the same! Survive in apocalyptic wasteland! Keep your stamina...

11. Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos (1990)

Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos (1990) game icon A year after the events of the original Ninja Gaiden, a new villain named Ashtar receives word of Jaquio's defeat. Ashtar uses this opportunity to hatch a new plan to plunge the world into darkness. The ninja, Ryu Hayabusa, hits the trail to destroy all manner of vile creatures entering the world while fighting his way to destroy Ashtar, his Dark Sword of Chaos, and whatever else is behind the evil.
Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos is a fast paced, side scrolling action game in the tradition...

12. Cannon Fodder 2

Cannon Fodder 2 game icon Welcome to Cannon Fodder 2. The hapless soldiers from the first game have been kidnapped by damn, dirty aliens, to see if they can save their own world from invasion. These aliens possess a time machine capable of transporting our not-quite-valiant troops to any period in human history, and they’re going to use it to test the chaps’ abilities in battle. Fortunately, for our boys in uniform, there’s an alien who sympathizes with their plight. He doesn’t agree with how the soldiers are treated...

13. Earth 2140

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14. Battle Worlds: Kronos

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15. Master of Magic

Master of Magic game icon The Voodoo Priestess has called upon undead warriors. The Chaos
Master is summoning a doom drake. Cities are being consumed by
the plague. What are you going to do?
Play your role in this clash between wizards, command your troops
and conquer other countries, destroy all who stand in your way or
be the first who casts the legendary Spell of Mastery!
This is an epic adventure you cannot miss!Enduring replayability due to its randomness and extremely diverse magic and summoning system
Explore, expand,...

16. Little King's Story

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Take part in an uncompromising struggle repelling freebooters' assaults. Watch out, the enemy may catch the tide for ruining your fortress. Build towers, collect crystals, upgrade spells and believe in your victory!

Welcome to the unique pirate style Tower Defence. Now the battle rages on by land and by sea!
Two worlds, more than 40 levels, unique ships, menacing bosses and powerful spells - all this will deepen you into the game.

1. To arms! Pirate...

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19. Bloo Kid 2

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21. Zombie Tsunami

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23. DEATHSMILES

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Planar Conquest game icon Planar Conquest is a 4X turn-based strategy game inspired by Master of Magic. Created to give you that awesome feeling of the gameplay of the past, wrapped into modern look. “eXplore, eXpand, eXploit, and eXterminate” are the four words which are here to provide fun and challenge.Customize your character and become all powerful Sorcerer Lord to rule the empire or choose a pre-generated character. Select from 13 spell circles that will determine which of the over 300 spells your lord can learn....

25. Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Da Orks

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26. Earth 2140 Trilogy

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The damage caused by the long wars led both world powers to evacuate the population to recently built underground cities. Australia and most parts of Africa were sacrificed during the long wars, which lasted...

27. Major Stryker

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28. Mega Lo Mania

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29. Army Men II

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30. ClaDun x2

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32. Space Age: A Cosmic Adventure

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34. Wild Metal Country

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37. BC Kings

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The campaign is built around the epic story of the brave hero Mradin, and his trusty old friend Giesnik. As you complete the main objectives, you'll run across several side-quests where you can earn Shell-coins that can be spent on upgrading your main characters. Along the way...

38. MoonBase Commander

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39. Crash Dummy

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41. Black Moon Chronicles

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42. Alpha Kimori 1

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43. Royal Bounty HD

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44. Command & Conquer: Sole Survivor Online

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48. Grand Prix Simulator (1987)

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