Charging weapons

Tools concept

Usually a secondary attack, needs the player to stop using the main weapon while charging, to release the charged shot few seconds later.

91
games
29
platforms

The first video game about Charging weapons was released in 1987.

Irem, Electronic Arts and Devolver Digital has published most of these games

Some weapons may allow holding the maximum charge for a time or indefinitely before releasing, others may automatically discharge upon reaching maximum charge. And yet others may require manual discharging before the charge harms the player or simply disappears.
Parent:
* Charged attack

Implied:
* Energy weapons

Parent group

Charged attack

Platforms

Windows 26
Linux 12
Arcade 7
Mac OS X 5
X360 4
PS3 3
Amiga 3
PS2 2
PCE 2
SNES 2
GB 2
PS 2
Android 2
Mac OS Classic 2
Atari ST 2
Amstrad CPC 2
GBA 1
C64 1
Xbox 1
X68000 1
MSX 1
Master System 1
ZX Spectrum 1
Jaguar 1
GBC 1
NEC PC8801 1
BSD 1
MS-DOS 1
PCE CD 1

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