Best Boomer Shooter Games on Steam

Steam currently has 248 Boomer Shooter games available to download and play. Explore our list of the best picks ranked by Player Score. Our Player Score rankings are calculated directly from reviews left on the Steam store and will be updated in real-time as more players leave their feedback. Boomer Shooter game rankings were last updated on 5/30/2024.

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1. ULTRAKILL

ULTRAKILL is a fast-paced ultraviolent retro FPS combining the skill-based style scoring from character action games with unadulterated carnage inspired by the best shooters of the '90s. Rip apart your foes with varied destructive weapons and shower in their blood to regain your health.

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ULTRAKILL holds the #1 spot for "best Boomer Shooter game on Steam" with a Player Score of 96. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 114,023 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 111,653 positive reviews and 2,370 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $24.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $24.99
Release Date 9/3/2020
Franchise New Blood Interactive
Developer Arsi "Hakita" Patala
Publisher New Blood Interactive
Steam App Id 1229490

2. DUSK

Battle through an onslaught of mystical backwater cultists, possessed militants & even darker forces as you attempt to discover just what lurks beneath the Earth in this retro FPS inspired by the '90s legends.

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DUSK has achieved a Player Score of 95, placing it in the #2 spot for the best Boomer Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 21,729 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 21,171 positive reviews and 558 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 12/10/2018
Franchise New Blood Interactive
Developer David Szymanski
Publisher New Blood Interactive
Steam App Id 519860

3. CULTIC

Death is only the beginning. Crawl from your grave and gear up to fight your way through the ranks of a mysterious and twisted cult. You, your guns, and your dynamite will have to shoot, slide, blast, duck, dodge, and maybe throw a gib or two to survive in this old-school-inspired shooter.

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CULTIC has achieved a Player Score of 95, placing it in the #3 spot for the best Boomer Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 5,817 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 5,730 positive reviews and 87 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $9.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $9.99
Release Date 10/13/2022
Franchise 3D Realms
Developer Jasozz Games
Publisher 3D Realms
Steam App Id 1684930

4. DOOM (1993)

You’re a marine—one of Earth’s best—recently assigned to the Union Aerospace Corporation (UAC) research facility on Mars. When an experiment malfunctions and creates a portal to Hell, the base is overrun by blood-thirsty demons. You must shoot your way out to survive.

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DOOM (1993) has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #4 spot for the best Boomer Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 17,627 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 17,093 positive reviews and 534 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $4.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is not possible to play or run DOOM (1993) on the Steam Deck.

Steam Price $4.99
Release Date 8/3/2007
Developer id Software
Publisher id Software
Steam App Id 2280

5. Quake

Developed by the award-winning id Software, Quake® is the ground-breaking, original dark fantasy first-person shooter that inspires today’s retro-style FPS games. With Quake (Enhanced), experience the authentic, updated, and visually enhanced version of the original.

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Quake has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #5 spot for the best Boomer Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 13,350 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 12,888 positive reviews and 462 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $9.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Quake on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $9.99
Release Date 8/3/2007
Developers
Publisher Bethesda Softworks
Steam App Id 2310

6. MULLET MADJACK

MULLET MADJACK is a single-player fast-paced FPS that brings you directly inside a CLASSIC ANIME. Power up your character and reach the last floor; Beat your best time or try again. Haste makes waste… OF YOUR ENEMIES!

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MULLET MADJACK has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #6 spot for the best Boomer Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 2,471 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 2,431 positive reviews and 40 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 5/15/2024
Franchise Epopeia Games
Developer HAMMER95
Publishers
Steam App Id 2111190

7. HROT

HROT is a single-player retro FPS set in a small socialist country neighboring Soviet Union (Czechoslovakia) after an unspecified disaster in 1986. Those times were dark and terrifying and so is the game.

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HROT has achieved a Player Score of 93, placing it in the #7 spot for the best Boomer Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 4,932 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 4,786 positive reviews and 146 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is possible to play HROT on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 5/16/2023
Developer Spytihněv
Publisher Spytihněv
Steam App Id 824600

8. Chop Goblins

Pursue the malevolent CHOP GOBLINS through time and foil their plans with devastating weapons in this bite-sized FPS from the creator of DUSK.

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Chop Goblins has achieved a Player Score of 93, placing it in the #8 spot for the best Boomer Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 2,335 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 2,288 positive reviews and 47 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $4.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $4.99
Release Date 12/12/2022
Franchise David Szymanski
Developer David Szymanski
Publisher David Szymanski
Steam App Id 1935660

9. POSTAL: Brain Damaged

POSTAL: Brain Damaged is a new, action-oriented take on the Running With Scissors’ cult game series with throwback graphics, and fast-paced, modern gameplay. Take a wild roller coaster ride through the twisted wonderland encased in the POSTAL DUDE’S messed-up mind.

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POSTAL: Brain Damaged has achieved a Player Score of 93, placing it in the #9 spot for the best Boomer Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 6,926 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 6,659 positive reviews and 267 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $7.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $7.99
Release Date 6/9/2022
Franchise Postal Franchise
Developers
Publishers
Steam App Id 1359980

10. DOOM II

Hell has invaded Earth, and to save it, you must battle mightier demons with even more powerful weapons. This beloved sequel to the groundbreaking DOOM (1993) introduced players to the brutal Super Shotgun, the infamous Icon of Sin boss, and more intense FPS action.

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DOOM II has achieved a Player Score of 92, placing it in the #10 spot for the best Boomer Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 8,540 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 8,143 positive reviews and 397 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $4.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $4.99
Release Date 8/3/2007
Developer id Software
Publisher id Software
Steam App Id 2300

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  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 30). DUSK on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). CULTIC on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 15). DOOM (1993) on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 27). Quake on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 29). MULLET MADJACK on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). HROT on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). Chop Goblins on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 29). POSTAL: Brain Damaged on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 27). DOOM II on Steam. Steam Store.

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