Best Rhythm Games on Steam

Steam currently has 1,225 Rhythm 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. Rhythm game rankings were last updated on 5/1/2024.

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1. Helltaker

Helltaker is a short game about sharply dressed demon girls.

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Helltaker holds the #1 spot for "best Rhythm game on Steam" with a Player Score of 96. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 118,329 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 115,723 positive reviews and 2,606 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is completely free to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Helltaker on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Release Date 5/11/2020
Developer vanripper
Publisher vanripper
Steam App Id 1289310

2. Rhythm Doctor

Save patients with your rhythm mastery! Rhythm Doctor is a rhythm game where you heal patients by defibrillating in time to their heartbeats. Learn each patient's unique heartbeat and defeat boss viruses trying to sabotage your rhythm, all set to heart-pumping, soul-soothing music.

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Rhythm Doctor has achieved a Player Score of 96, placing it in the #2 spot for the best Rhythm games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 19,575 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 19,276 positive reviews and 299 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $15.99 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 $15.99
Release Date 2/26/2021
Franchise 7th Beat Games
Developer 7th Beat Games
Publishers
Steam App Id 774181

3. One Finger Death Punch

Experience cinematic kung-fu battles in the fastest, most intense brawler the indie world has ever seen! With the unique 1:1 response system of One Finger Death Punch, players will feel the immediate feedback of every bone-crunching hit. Pay tribute to the masters using five classic kung-fu styles mixed with additional weapons.

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One Finger Death Punch has achieved a Player Score of 95, placing it in the #3 spot for the best Rhythm games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 16,221 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 15,892 positive reviews and 329 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 3/3/2014
Developer Silver Dollar Games
Publisher Silver Dollar Games
Steam App Id 264200

4. Hi-Fi RUSH

Test your abilities in two new game modes, uncover new rewards and even a few secrets in the Arcade Challenge! Update! Feel the beat as wannabe rockstar Chai and his ragtag team fight against an evil megacorp in a world that syncs to the music.

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Hi-Fi RUSH has achieved a Player Score of 95, placing it in the #4 spot for the best Rhythm games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 28,995 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 28,280 positive reviews and 715 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $29.99 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 $29.99
Release Date 1/25/2023
Franchise Bethesda
Developer Tango Gameworks
Publisher Bethesda Softworks
Steam App Id 1817230

5. Just Shapes & Beats

"Just Shapes & Beats" is a chaotic co-op musical bullet-hell based on three simple things: avoid Shapes, move to the kick-ass Beats, and die, repeatedly.

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Just Shapes & Beats has achieved a Player Score of 95, placing it in the #5 spot for the best Rhythm games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 19,457 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 18,997 positive reviews and 460 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 5/31/2018
Developer Berzerk Studio
Publisher Berzerk Studio
Steam App Id 531510

6. Trombone Champ

Honk, blow, & toot your way through over 50 songs, collect all 50 unique Tromboner Cards, and uncover the mysteries of the Trombiverse. Do you have what it takes to become the true Trombone Champ?

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Trombone Champ has achieved a Player Score of 95, placing it in the #6 spot for the best Rhythm games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 8,535 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 8,364 positive reviews and 171 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $14.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Trombone Champ on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $14.99
Release Date 9/15/2022
Developer Holy Wow Studios LLC
Publisher Holy Wow Studios LLC
Steam App Id 1059990

7. Super Hexagon

Super Hexagon is a minimal action game by Terry Cavanagh, with music by Chipzel.

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Super Hexagon has achieved a Player Score of 95, placing it in the #7 spot for the best Rhythm games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 24,216 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 23,456 positive reviews and 760 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $2.99 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 $2.99
Release Date 11/27/2012
Franchise Terry Cavanagh
Developer Terry Cavanagh
Publisher Terry Cavanagh
Steam App Id 221640

8. Sekiro™: Shadows Die Twice - GOTY Edition

Game of the Year - The Game Awards 2019 Best Action Game of 2019 - IGN Carve your own clever path to vengeance in the award winning adventure from developer FromSoftware, creators of Bloodborne and the Dark Souls series. Take Revenge. Restore Your Honor. Kill Ingeniously.

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Sekiro™: Shadows Die Twice - GOTY Edition has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #8 spot for the best Rhythm games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 281,425 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 268,372 positive reviews and 13,053 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $59.99 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 $59.99
Release Date 3/22/2019
Developer FromSoftware
Publishers
Steam App Id 814380

9. Beat Saber

Beat Saber is a VR rhythm game where you slash the beats of adrenaline-pumping music as they fly towards you, surrounded by a futuristic world.

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Beat Saber has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #9 spot for the best Rhythm games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 72,306 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 69,167 positive reviews and 3,139 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $29.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is not possible to play or run Beat Saber on the Steam Deck.

Steam Price $29.99
Release Date 5/21/2019
Developer Beat Games
Publisher Beat Games
Steam App Id 620980

10. Sayonara Wild Hearts

Sayonara Wild Hearts is a dreamy arcade game about riding motorcycles, skateboarding, dance battling, shooting lasers, wielding swords, and breaking hearts at 200 mph.

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Sayonara Wild Hearts has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #10 spot for the best Rhythm games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 7,803 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 7,567 positive reviews and 236 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $7.79 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 $7.79
Release Date 12/12/2019
Developer Simogo
Publisher Annapurna Interactive
Steam App Id 1122720

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  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). Rhythm Doctor on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). One Finger Death Punch on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). Hi-Fi RUSH on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). Just Shapes & Beats on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). Trombone Champ on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). Super Hexagon on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). Sekiro™: Shadows Die Twice - GOTY Edition on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 27). Beat Saber on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). Sayonara Wild Hearts on Steam. Steam Store.

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