Automated turrets

Tools theme

Player has or can have weapons that automatically track hostile targets and fire upon them attached to their vehicle or themselves, not deployed into the game world.


Alternate name: Sentry guns

The first video game about Automated turrets was released in 2000.

MinMax Games and Fractal Softworks has published most of these games

See also: turrets, deployables
Unlike guided weapons that generally covers missiles that seek targets, these are mainly guns and such that turn to face the hostile forces on their own and start shooting without player interaction.