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Handguns

Tools entity

One-handed semi-auto firearms with small capacity magazines and low caliber bullets. Includes also machine pistols which offer full-auto in same size and usually with much larger magazine capacity.

949
games
65
platforms

Alternate names: Pistol, Gun, Handcannon, Revolver

The first video game about Handguns was released in 1975.

Activision, Electronic Arts and Ubisoft has published most of these games

Popular examples:
* Desert Eagle (a.k.a. Deagle)
* Beretta M9 / 92
* M1911 pistol
* "Magnum", e.g. Colt Anaconda

Machine pistols blur the line between submachine guns and handguns, but commonly they're categorized as pistols and sometimes compact SMGs, often as both. One can consider the difference being in concealability.

Child groups

Machine pistols, Revolvers

Platforms

Windows 389
Linux 163
X360 78
PS3 63
Mac OS X 59
PS2 25
MS-DOS 15
PS4 11
Xbox One 9
PS 9
NES 8
Xbox 8
Internet Only 6
Amiga 5
BSD 5
Android 5
Mac OS Classic 5
Tandy Coco 4
C64 4
3DO 4
Wii 4
GameCube 3
Amiga AGA 3
Arcade 3
iOS 3
Atari ST 3
BeOS 3
N64 3
Nintendo DS 3
Apple II E 2

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