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Gunblades

Tools concept

Weapons that are primarily designed for melee combat but have functionality of a gun or are otherwise capable of being used as projectile weapons (such as through magic). Commonly appear as swords, but can be anything.

50
games
15
platforms

Alternate names: Pistol swords, Gun swords
Name variations: shooting swords

The first video game about Gunblades was released on February 21, 1986.

Nintendo, Armageddon Games and Square has published most of these games

These all look like melee weapons. Otherwise use bayonet or something, guns with bayonets do not count for this tag.

NOT limited to swords as there are cases of axes and hammers that do the same.