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21 Games Like River City Ransom

River City Ransom offers the combination of Open World, Action Role-playing, and Beat ‘em up elements developed by Technos Japan and published by Arc System Works. Both modes such as Multiplayer and Single-player are available to select and play. The game is the 3rd installment in the series of Kunio-Kun, released for consoles. Like the previous games, this title underwent several modifications in its story and graphics during it localization to make the game more portable. The storyline of the game revolves around high school students named Ryan and Alex, as they cross River City in order to save River City High and the girlfriend of Ryan named Cyndi from the clutches of a villain known as Stick. During the journey, they fight against gangs of students and several bosses. The premise of the game is Beat ‘em up, and it is mixed with role-playing action elements. It offers the non-linear gameplay, enabling the player to navigate an open world, in a sandbox manner. The fighting style of the game is similar to Double Dragon video game, in that the player moves freely across the screen while hitting the button to punch, jump, or kick.

1. Tokyo 42

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Tokyo 42 is a Cyberpunk, Action-Adventure, Isometric Perspective, Single-player and Multiplayer video game created by SMAC Games and published by Mode 7 for Microsoft Windows. The game offers the hyper-stylish shooter gameplay, in which the player as the protagonist is framed for a brutal murder that he didn’t commit. The…

2. Abobo’s Big Adventure

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Abobo’s Big Adventure is a Side-scroll, Beat ‘em up, Single-player and Multiplayer Fighting video game created by I-Mockery. The game introduces Abobo, the boss character from the Double Dragon franchise, traversing through the environments of several games to rescue his son. The main objective of the player as Abobo is…

3. Grand Theft Auto

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Grand Theft Auto is a 2004 Action-Adventure, Top-down, and Single-player video game takes place in an Open World environment, developed by Digital Eclipse and published by Rockstar Games. The game is also referred to as GTA Advance and is played from a top-down perspective. The viewpoint of the game was…

4. Grand Theft Auto: London 1961

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Grand Theft Auto: London 1961 is a 2nd Expansion Pack for Action-Adventure video game Grand Theft Auto video game for Windows, published by Rockstar Games, Inc. The DLC packs require GTA: London 1969 to run and it comes with new content, including new missions, a new cutscene, twenty-two new vehicles,…

5. Grand Theft Auto: London 1969

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Grand Theft Auto: London 1969 is a Downloadable Content Pack for Action-Adventure and Single-player video game Grand Theft Auto, developed by Rockstar Canada and published by Rockstar Games, Inc. The DLC pack comes with a set of new missions, in which the player will face off several new challenges. Instead…

6. Takeshi no Chousenjou

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Takeshi no Chousenjou is a Platform and Single-player video game created and published by Taito Corporation. The game revolves around Japanese Action-Adventure elements and offers the fantastic gameplay, where the player can wander the streets and buildings of Tokyo where the game is set, as the protagonist, and later the…

7. Woody Poco

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Woody Poco is a Japanese, Action Role-playing, 2D Platform, and Single-player video game created and published by dB-Soft. The game is played from a side-scroll perspective, offering the similar gameplay to Mystical Ninja. There is a beautiful cast of characters such as Poco (wooden doll who is a hero of…

8. Shakedown: Hawaii

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Shakedown: Hawaii is a Pixel Graphics, Action-Adventure, Retro-style, Top-down, and Single-player video game, offering the similar gameplay to Grand Theft Auto (2004), developed and published by Vblank Entertainment, Inc. The game offers the open world environment and the player steps into the protagonist’s role with an aim to explore the…

9. Retro City Rampage

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Retro City Rampage deals with Action-Adventure, and Open World gameplay elements developed and published by Vblank Entertainment. The game serves as the parody of retro video games and 80s and 90s pop culture, as well as offering the similar gameplay to Grand Theft Auto. It takes place in the city…

10. State of Emergency

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State of Emergency offers the Beat ‘em up gameplay with both Single-player and Multiplayer options developed by VIS Entertainment and published by Rockstar Games. The game takes the player in the futuristic year 2023, where the government of the United States is weakened because of economic crises. In response, the…

12. State of Emergency 2

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State of Emergency 2 is an Action, Third-person Shooter, Arcade, and Single-player video game developed by DC Studios, Inc. and published by SouthPeak Interactive, LLC. The game is the sequel to the first title and comes with improved graphics, several modifications, and new content. In the game, the player as…

15. UFO Kamen Yakisoban: Kettler no Kuroi Inbou

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UFO Kamen Yakisoban: Kettler no Kuroi Inbou is a Brawler, Arcade, and Single-player video game developed by KID and published by Den’Z. The game introduces UFO Kamen Yakisoban who is struggling to explore the world to save his bride named Mayumi. In the background storyline, the bride of the player…

17. Combo Crew

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Combo Crew is an Action-packed, Brawler, Arcade, and Single-player video game developed and published by The Game Breaker for iOS. The game offers the similar gameplay to Final Fight, taking place in the stunning world. According the story, Mr. Boss is really powerful and want to break the greatest fighters…

18. Contract Killer

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Contract Killer is an Action, First-person Shooter, and Single-player video game created and published by Glu for Android. The game lets you become a sniper, polish your skills, clean your sniper rifle and embark on an epic adventure to taking down targets without being detected. The game takes the player…

19. Contract Killer 2

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Contract Killer 2 revolves around First-person Shooter, and Single-player gameplay elements developed and published by Glu Games Inc. The game puts the player in the role of the protagonist named as Jack Griffin, who is an ultimate contract killer. During the gameplay, the player will experience an intense, international story,…

20. Brave Knight: Dragon Battle

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Brave Knight: Dragon Battle is an Action Role-playing, Side-scroll, and Single-player video game developed by JoyNowStudio for Android. The game takes the player in the 2D Fantasy-based world where the player embarks on an epic adventure to test his power and strength. The storyline of the game reveals that the…

21. The Nomad Soul

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The Nomad Soul allows players to experience the Action-Adventure gameplay offered by Quantic Dream and Eidos Interactive. The game supports Single-player mode, and it mixes the mechanics of distinct game genres, including the First-person Shooter, Puzzles, and Fighting games. The most notable feature of the game is the possibility to…

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