iCADE Games

There are well over 100 games available for the iCADE. The list below comprises just a small snapshot of all the old school arcade fun you'll have with the iCADE and iCADE 8-Bitty. Enjoy!

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Atari's Greatest Hits
Relive the Golden Age of Gaming with a collection of the most popular retro games from the 70s and 80s. This extensive catalog pays homage to each of the originals, with controls designed to mimic what Atari fans remember from 30 years ago! For those who love the classic gaming experience, this handheld breakthrough is sure to guarantee hours of fun.
Activision Anthology
Pitfall!, Kaboom!, River Raid everyone remembers these great Activision games on the 2600 console. Now, for the first time ever on your iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch, relive these classics and experience the phenomenon that started the video-game revolution. This one-of-a-kind compilation offers the entire Activision 2600 catalog in one app, with controls designed and optimized for each game. Each game is presented alongside the original box art and manuals for retro lovers, and features Game Center support and the ability to earn digital versions of the famous game patches!
Midway Arcade
INCLUDES 10 GAMES!!!! Spy Hunter, Rampage, Joust, RootBeer Tapper, Defender and Arch Rivals. Plus 4 Arcade favorites: Air Hockey, Arcade Basketball, Pool, and Roll Ball. All your favorite arcade hits in the palm of your hand! Lose yourself in this virtual arcade experience featuring 12 popular arcade games from Midway presented in their original cabinet. Theres even a jukebox that lets users play music from their iTunes library and a virtual prize redemption center!
NAMCO ARCADE
Those gems of gaming that were so much fun back in the day are back, and are now available in the App Store! Namco's arcade games, which turned the arcades of the eighties into centers of fun and thrills, have been completely restored for you to enjoy on the iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad! Whether you're an old school pro or a beginner, be sure to take this opportunity to play these classic titles, packed with a unique charm that seems both nostalgic and new at the same time!
Akane the Kunoichi
Straight from your console, the critically acclaimed arcade game is now in your hands! You are Akane, a Kunoichi ninja secretely loving her master Goro, a noble samurai. One day Goro is kidnapped by the evil Hiromi and her minions you have to rescue him, but it won't be an easy task! Many enemies will try to stop you, and you'll have to be brave to fight against the evil ninjas and huge monsters loyal to Hiromi.
An Alien Annihilation
A no holds barred alien kicking retro blastfest inspired by Galaga, but refreshed for iOS. Race through space, destroying enemy spaceships with a variety of weapons. Make your way to the enemy Power Core and destroy it, saving civilisation and our way of life ... for now !
Another Shot
A classical run-and-gun platform game. To fight with various sorts of monsters in challengeable areas. Run and jump with your gun now.
Arcade Jumper
Hop into the most retro-inspired intense side-scrolling platformer ever on iOS! Arcade Jumper takes place during the 1980s when Eddys little brother Jimmy gets sucked into Ghostys magical Megacade arcade machine! To get him back, Eddy must jump and bump through Ghostys randomly created old school arcade themed levels! Along the way, Eddy will collect coins that can be used in the arcade to play redemption games to earn more tickets that are redeemable for extras like the Mr. Destructoid playable character!
Baby Monkey (going backwards on a pig)
You are a monkey, clinging to a pig as it takes you for the ride of your life! Avoid Space Unicorns and Nom Nom Hamsters while hanging onto a bucking squealing pig in this addictive side scroller. Leap pits and cliffs while the pig tries to knock you off by destroying everything in its path. Skillfully time your jumps to reach power-ups and achieve record scores. Enjoy the ever-changing artwork and catchy music in this survival game for all ages. How long can you cling to this wacky pig roller coaster ride through a world gone insane?
Blast Soccer
Blast Soccer combines intense arcade gameplay, gorgeous retro style, soccer and explosions into one of the best gaming experiences on the iPhone or iPad. Score goals as fast as you can while blowing up your enemies! Avoid the ever increasing volley of bad guys as you score with soccer balls, footballs, basketballs, and Blast Balls. Complete missions to unlock new ball types such as the disco ball, mega ducky, and the cube. Blast Soccer's unique retro vector art style will take you back to the arcades golden days. With iCade compatibility, you can bring the arcade back home!
Box Cat
Box Cat is a retro arcade smasher created exclusively for iOS. Smash into cars and create traffic mayhem! Drive Box Cat towards oncoming cars with tilt or touch controls. Progress through Adventure mode to complete achievements, unlock new Cats and discover the world of Box Cat. Battle waves of cars and trucks in the relentless Survival Mode. Enjoy life while smashing through 7 lanes of heavy traffic in Rush Hour mode.
Chuck's Challenge
From the game design genius behind multi-million selling gaming classic Chip's Challenge, comes Chucks Challenge, a fiendishly addictive puzzler thats packed with features that will tease the brain and challenge the fingers. Have you got the skills - and more importantly, the brainpower - to solve all 100 levels? Meet Woop, just your everyday puzzle lovin purple alien capable of altering time and space. Woop has summoned all-round puzzle game legend Chuck Sommerville for one purpose - to create a universe of puzzles for him to work his way out of. Take control of Woop and help him navigate his way through level after level of obstacles and challenges that stand between him and reaching the exit portal. Shift blocks, find keys, flip switches, wade through water, hot-foot it through lava and do everything it takes to make it out in one piece and evade an army of hungry creatures who want nothing more than to turn our purple hero into a nice n tasty Woop Sandwich.
Dink Smallwood HD
It all began in a world where dragons roamed the land and knights fought with valor and honor. And then there was Dink. Can a simple pig farmer thrust into an epic journey of magic and adventure save the world? Dink Smallwood HD is the newly remixed version of the classic RPG brought to you by the original creators featuring: Now includes full in-game DMOD support! 300+ user made quests/stories available
Donkey Jump
The objective of the game is to fight off enemies (killer bees, killer aggressive rats and one huge secret monster at the end of the level) with super sonic ammunition and save the farm with Jenny the Donkey in a barn or save Don Juan.
Dynamite Dan II (ZX Spectrum)
Your task as Agent Dan is to get into the group of eight islands known as Arcanum, where Blitzen has set up his secret headquarters. You must find the one record hidden on each island, locate the jukebox, and play the record. Then you must refuel your trusty blimp and go on to the next island. When the eighth island is reached (the pressing plant), and the last record has been played, you must place a bomb in Blitzen's lab. You've now got just 3 minutes to get back to the zeppelin before the plant goes up.
Dynamite Jack
Dynamite Jack must blast his way to freedom! Jack, a brave space marine, armed with only bombs and a flashlight, must escape the Anathema Mines! Use stealth to sneak past guards and bombs to obliterate enemies in this intense top-down action-adventure.
Freeesh
Feed and protect your nucleus well, if you want to reach higher levels of evolution in this original, arcade type of game. Be careful to avoid the bigger and red molecules as you feed your nucleus smaller ones to thrive and survive.
Haunted Hallway
Run for your life! Plundering an ancient tomb for treasure, the courageous Adventure Bob has gotten in a bit over his head. Escape from ghastly ghouls, skeletons, bats and traps in this action packed platforming adventure! Haunted Hallway features clever level design and fantastic platforming challenges. Be sure to collect as many coins as you can to boost your score. If youre feeling particularly brave, you can grab diamonds for an extra challenge.
Influx
Grab the controls of this futuristic racer and pilot the Zeus1 to Victory! In the 23rd Century the Influx Gauntlet is considerd to be the most challenging race of all time. Racers come to test their skills, proving who is best. Piloting the advanced Zeus1 you have your eyes set at being number 1, but it wont be easy.
Influx Survival
Grab the controls of this futuristic racer and pilot the Zeus1 to Victory! Version includes Survival mode and Survival mode Leader board of Influx with Available Gauntlet mode upgrade. In the 23rd Century the Influx Gauntlet is considerd to be the most challenging race of all time. Racers come to test their skills, proving who is best. Piloting the advanced Zeus1 you have your eyes set at being number 1, but it wont be easy.
Interstellar Force 2
InterStellar Force 2 is a retro side scrolling space shooter of intergalactic proportions. Fight an endless number aliens across the galaxy and on distant planets. Version 2 has original Mission Mode and new Endless Mode for days of extended gameplay.
Invasion Strike
From the developer of the #1 smash hit game Air Hockey, is the newest action space shooter on the planet! Check out these awesome features: - Anyone can play! - Simple tilt controls to steer your ship - Auto-fire guns for killer action! - Fully rendered in 3D - Awesome explosions! - Tons of power ups! - Play on your iCADE devices!
J-Werewolf: EP1
A flying saucer landed on Earth; its enigmatic pilot asks for help. Ghosts and monsters lurk inside his magnificent custom painted flying saucer, but Eileen, the new ninja in town, is at the right place at the right time and so she gets to go on an adventure that is as nostalgic as it is NEW. Inspired by really good classic games like Ninja Gaiden, SuperMario and Metroid, Mystery of the J-Werewolf was designed to be as comfortable as holding an old NES controller, but also to use the modern features of iOS devices in unique ways. A classic platformer made by someone who played lots of them. The old meets the new in this new spin on 2D sidescrollers!
Katana Jack!
Relive the adventures of Jack going through the most beautiful sceneries in Japan in this classic platform adventure. You must destroy all the lanterns that don't allow Jack to sleep. If you break the lighted lanterns following the established order you will be rewarded with more stars. And each new stage of the game requires a minimum number of stars to enter.
Kid Vector
Kid Vector is a platformer that features a nouveau retro 2.5d world full of glorious vector graphics. Throughout the game youll encounter mysterious UFOs, relentless space worms, and a very angry vector dragon. There are 15 levels to explore, sure to challenge your platforming mettle. If you dare risk retro overload, you can play Kid Vector on your iCADE as well. So grab a lemonade, snuggle up to your newfangled iDevice, and relive the good old days with Kid Vector.
Match Panic
Beat the clock to level up and keep up the pace to increase your score multiplier. Keep an eye out for powerups to help blast your way to the next level. Unlock a dozen cute pixel characters and compete with your friends on 5 Game Center Leaderboards. Earn all 9 Game Center Achievements for the ultimate challenge!
No Gravity
In a distant future, spread across thousands of colonies, the empire is under attack from a mysterious, unknown sickness that is affecting peoples minds. So far, youve been able to remain healthy but you dont know for how much longer. As one of the few survivors of this bewildering plague, its up to you to seek out and destroy the enemy that unleashed this madness. If you dont, there remains no hope for your planet or your people. Are you prepared to tackle 31 missions and destroy the heinous foe? This is not a job for wimps. No Gravity is fast-paced and full of action. Youll need to draw on your deepest level of calm bravado to succeed in these dangerous missions.
Nyan Cat!
BLAST into spaceon a brand new interstellar adventureguaranteed to blow you out of this universe! Nyan Cat! is the officialiOS applicationdesigned by the creator ofthe brand new internet sensation, Nyan Cat!
P1XL Party - Retro Minigames!
P1XL Party is a pixelated celebration of the spirit of classic video games! Five games, with more to come in free updates, are included in this compilation. In our second update, Bat Bite (an early NES-style "cave flyer" game) joins Bounced (a hybrid paddle/ball herding game), Splatform (a platformer/jumper), Wanderers (an action-rpg), and Marz (a shooter/bomber game). Future free updates already in development include other classic genres: puzzle, racing, strategy, and more.
Platform Hell
A retro style platform game containing level after level after level. Is that your idea of platform heaven or your idea of Platform Hell! Use your skill and ability to collect diamonds and dodge monsters. Collect all the diamonds to unlock the exit door which will take you to the next level. Complete the level without losing energy to gain a medal. Beat the target time to win a gold medal. Complete all levels to finish the game.
Plum Crazy
Guide our juicy hero around the jelly maze filled with slicers, rotten tomatoes, gobby blueberries and all manner of fruity things. But watch out for the rollers, they might leave you feeling a bit flat! Roll the grapefruit around the maze by swiping or tapping on the screen in the direction you want to go. Squish as many plums as you can, pickup the bonuses and avoid the nasty things, all while keeping up with the rollers! Squish enough plums and you'll advance to the next level, complete all the levels in a world and you'll unlock a bonus mini-game!
Puzzle Bot Blast
A horde of smelly alien robots are taking over the kids village! Help fight them off in this fast paced puzzle game.
RPG Quest - Minim
After years of peace, the offspring of evil has arisen. Prove yourself, brave knight! Seek the 8 rings of power and bring peace to our land once again! RPG Quest - Minimae is a neo-retro RPG in the tradition of classic 8-bit RPGs. Discover a large world filled with creatures to battle, towns to explore and secrets to uncover.
Recess Riot
From the creators of the cult hit game Super Mega Worm, comes a new and fresh arcade game. Recess Riot is an unique and challenging Action/Arcade game comprised of multiple game modes. Jump! mode is a timing based jump rope game with a twist. Ropers will change rope speed and patterns. Ropers will also shift left and right to keep the players on their toes. Advance stages will require players to jump rope and dodge incoming objects simultaneously. Dodge! mode is a refreshing action game where you dodge dangerous objects while smashing away incoming dodge balls, basketballs, footballs, and more.
Rush City
Endless runner addictive fun from the developer of the #1 smash hit game Air Hockey! You are the sole survivor, hunted by evil humans...you must escape from Rush City! Jump from rooftop to rooftop, dodge helicopters, run as fast as you can! Buff up with piles of challenging objectives & use super powers to out score your friends!
Shogun: Bullet Hell Shooter
Shogun: Rise Of The Renegade is a shootem up inspired by japanese arcade games of the 90s.
Space Inversion
Battle the invading aliens from outer space in this classic arcade invader style shooter.
Super Lemonade Factory
Post World War II, a region in political turmoil. Andres father offers to give him his lemonade factory but on one condition; he and his wife, Liselot, must journey through the entire factory, a task that is easier said than done. Andre and Liselot must combine their unique abilities to make it through each room together. Along the way they'll meet a cast of characters including the foreman, the chef, a food inspector and a general who wants the factory to supply drinks to the military, now engaged in a new war.
Super Mega Worm
Mother Earth is on the brink of extinction and has released her last defense, the Great Death Worm, Wojira. Wojira is on a revenge mission to destroy all the Human parasites. Crawl and eat your way through waves of humans and their robots of destruction. Grow and evolve into the ultimate weapon of destruction. You are the last line of defense, can you save the world?
The Rocky Horror Show (ZX Spectrum)
Your beloved Janet (or Brad) has been kidnapped by the evil Dr. Frank'n'Furter who has activated the diabolical Medusa machine to turn her (or him) into stone. Frank, however, has dismantled the De-Medusa (the only machine that will reverse the petrification process) and has scattered the parts around the castle. Frankie knows that you will attempt to save your partner, and it amuses him to watch your feeble efforts as you collect the pieces and attempt to activate them! Time is of the essence as the castle is a disguised space ship and is on final countdown!!!
TorpedoRun
Take control of a surfaced submarine and use your Tigerfish torpedoes to sink the enemy ships. Just touch screen to launch torpedoes in the direction of your finger. Watch out for incoming depth charges and use your canon to destroy them before they hit your sub.
Velocispider
Part Spider, Part Velociraptor, it's Velocispider!!! Take control of a heavily armed araknasaur in this retro arcade shoot-em-up. Your delicious endangered eggs have attracted the taste buds of the evil CEO of the Robot Seafood Corporation. He will stop at nothing to feast on your eggs, defend them from his relentless army of aquatic robot beasts.
Vertex Blaster
Blast your way through a never-ending onslaught of relentless enemies in this addicting, action-packed arcade shooter!
Wicked Freefall!
If your plane caught on fire midflight, what would you do? Burn or take your chances jumping? Well if you ever end up in that situation you can be properly prepared by playing wicked freefall! Dodge debris, boxes, avoid alien attacks and more to try and get the highest score in many different environments. Earn medals for your accomplishments and try to beat your friends scores!