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Aim assist

Video game concept

Automatically adjusts aiming a bit to help players hit their targets.

128
games
22
platforms

Alternate name: Assisted aiming

The first video game about Aim assist was released on December 10, 1993.

Activision, Capcom and Bethesda Softworks has published most of these games

Especially common on platforms with no mouse or similarly accurate controller.

Limitations:
* Optional aiming assistance does NOT count (when disabled by default).
* Does not cover completely automated aiming. Usually player does not control the firing process either in such cases.