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Saintrooper  
YamotoAction/Arcade2.14 MBClick here to download

Saintrooper is a challenging exploration platform game that takes place mostly under water, where your character has to swim up for air often or collect oxygen tanks to prevent from losing valuable hearts. The game ends if you run out of lives, but players can always continue playing from the last level attempted by using the stage select option shown after the control selection menu.

One key feature of the game is that you have the ability to grab on to walls and climb upwards by jumping off a vertical surface. You can shoot in four different directions, and acquiring the special power-up item will temporary increase your firepower and oxygen reserves. By firing downwards during a freefall, it is even possible to reduce the falling speed and soften the impact of your landing.

There is an exit to be found somewhere in each level, but to get there you would first have to find a set of keys and unlock the doors that prevent you from reaching them easily. Leaving treasures uncollected might not be a good idea either, since extra lives are given out generously whenever you've scored a certain amount of points during your rescue mission.

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Samurai Railroad Mansion  
LurkAction/Arcade19.1 MBClick here to download
(external link)

Samurai Railroad Mansion is an action game developed by Lurk using Mark Overmars' Game Maker engine, and has more than a passing resemblance to Nintendo's light gun classic Hogan's Alley. A simple tutorial shown before the start of each level explains the type of enemies a player will encounter, though the advice on offer can be rather vague at times.

Hold the left or right cursor key before pressing the attack button to swing your blade in either directions. Your samurai's face will appear above the section in which he will strike at when the Z key is held. Press the F4 function key to switch between full screen and windowed mode.

Honor is lost when you hit a maiden or an opponent who has submitted to you, but can be restored by one rank for every ten thousand points you acquire. Timing is a crucial element in this game, as certain enemies can only be attacked after a few seconds, while others have to be sliced at the moment they appear on screen. There are only eight stages to play in total.

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Santaro
CheezeAction/Arcade3.12 MBClick here to download

Santaro was originally a 3 Minute Competition entry made by Cheeze in which players have to guide the protagonist towards the present found in each level, usually surrounded by a variety of obstacles or hazards. Features nine stages in total.

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Santaro: 3 Minutes Version
CheezeAction/Arcade3.14 MBClick here to download

Santaro: 3 Minutes Version is a 3 Minute Competition entry made by Cheeze in which players have to guide the protagonist towards the present found in each level, usually surrounded by a variety of obstacles or hazards. Features nine stages in total.

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Saucelifter  
Paul PridhamAction/Arcade2.17 MBClick here to download
(external link)

Saucelifter is a brilliant Choplifter remake featuring vector graphics for enemy vehicles, turrets and buildings. Press the Z or C key to shoot in either direction, or hold the X key to aim downwards. The landing gears will appear automatically when your ship approaches the ground.

The aim of the game is basically to grab up to eight hostages at any one time and transport them to the teleporter on the right. Land right next to it and they will exit the ship and walk onto the platform automatically.

Paul was also one of the developers involved in the Sword of Fargoal remake.

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Saucer City
Luke TwymanAction/Arcade1.69 MBClick here to download

In Saucer City, you control a flying saucer hovering over the city's population and capturing them using your ship's gravity beam.

The simple graphics looks great and fits the theme, while the game itself is pretty fun for an hour or two.

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Sauerbraten
- Windows, Mac, Linux
WouterAction/Arcade291 MBClick here to download
(external link)

Sauerbraten is an open source game which was originally designed as an engine showcase with a template game included in the form of a FPS. A CTF Edition of Sauerbraten was recently released, with the new CTF gametype added to the multiplayer lineup, loads of engine updates, increased performance speed, updated GUI, level editor enhancements, and bug fixes. A bunch of new maps are included as well, while existing gametypes have received a number of improvements.

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Scientology Pwned
Jerry LiangAction/Arcade6.80 MBCurrently unavailable

The premise of Scientology Pwned is to essentially shoot everything in sight. The single unobstructed map has four enemy generators that create progressively tougher enemies.

Use the arrow keys to move your character, and hold the control key to shoot. Your shooting direction will automatically lock when the control key is held down.

Music was composed by Jonathan Mak, creator of Everyday Shooter.

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Scourge, The
(mature content)
Akith GamesAction/Arcade17.3 MBClick here to download

The Scourge is a survival horror game taking place in a presumably empty house over the course of one night, represented as five minutes' worth of action-oriented gameplay. You start off with no weapons, but will soon be presented with the choice of a shotgun or uzi to defend yourself from the endless hordes of zombies out to eat your flesh.

Use the W, A, S, D or cursor keys to move, and hold the left mouse button to shoot.

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Sew 'Em Up
Kian BashiriAction/Arcade3.37 MBClick here to download
(external link)

Sew 'Em Up is a stitching simulator with an arcade feel to it, created by the developer of You Have to Burn the Rope. The game is surprisingly relaxing to play, although floating buttons do add a bit of challenge by bouncing you off your path whenever you collide with one. Your performance is rated by the amount of thread used to stitch all the patterns, and there is even a map editor included to facilitate the creation of custom levels.

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