Fixed shooter

Game genre theme

A shooter sub-genre where each level fits within a single screen and the main character movement is fixed to a single axis of motion (commonly left and right along the bottom).

973
games
115
platforms

Alternate names: 1DoF shooter, Gallery shooter, Space Invaders-like

The first video game about Fixed shooter was released in 1977.

Atari, Taito and Namco has published most of these games

Space Invaders redirects here, if you meant the actual game series, see the series tag.

Parent group

Shooter

Platforms

Arcade 101
Linux 81
ZX Spectrum 73
MS-DOS 56
C64 45
Tandy Coco 32
Mac OS Classic 28
VIC-20 28
Commodore PET 27
BBC 25
Apple II E 25
Amstrad CPC 24
Memotech MTX 17
Atom 16
MSX 15
Amiga 15
C16/Plus4 14
Oric 13
BeOS 13
Atari 2600 13
Windows 12
OS/2 11
BSD 10
Aquarius 10
TRS-80 10
Atari 400/800 9
ColecoVision 9
GB 8
APF 8
Win3.1 7

By year

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