Flash Games

Flash games are easily the most popular type of games online. Many predicted a demise for Flash games, due to the lack of Flash support on iPhones, but we think Flash games are here for a long while yet.

New developments from Adobe including 3D gaming and C language portability will bring incredible experiences in the next couple of years. The gap (which had started to shrink) between Flash and HTML5 gaming is about to get extended again, and full screen browser technologies immediately solve the issue that had plagued Flash regarding keyboard support. With these new technologies, demonstrated on this site, there will soon be a quantum leap in Flash gaming, that will see many more classic video games ported to Flash, and 3D first person perspective games in the browser!

We plan to bring you all these and more at SmashingArcade.org, in our evolving experiment in entertainment portals. The very best games in whatever format they come… Flash, Javascript, Unity, whatever!



Pacman is a legendary game and continues to draw new fans online. Pacman broke the mould in games when it was released, with its cutesy graphics and novel gameplay. It appealed to gamers of all ages and both sexes, and directly influenced legions of other games such as Q-Bert, Frogger and staff favourite Ladybug. When …