Radar

Tools entity

Player has a radar or similar device, or an unexplained display that mimics it, that gives positional info to player of various objects of interest and possibly friend-or-foe detection. Whether or not it is a literal radar.

389
games
52
platforms

The first video game about Radar was released in 1980.

Ubisoft, THQ and Sega has published most of these games

See also: minimap (can and often does exist as part of the same thing)

Related:
* Detector - for the less informative kind
FYI: radar stands for radio detection and ranging.

Parent groups

Navigation, Visibility

Child group

Imperfect radar

compare with these groups

Platforms

Windows 125
Linux 39
MS-DOS 24
X360 23
PS3 22
Amiga 15
PS2 15
Tandy Coco 12
Mac OS X 10
C64 9
Atari ST 8
Mac OS Classic 6
Xbox One 6
PS 5
PS4 5
Xbox 4
ZX Spectrum 4
Atari 400/800 4
Wii 4
Amstrad CPC 3
Android 3
Apple II E 3
Memotech MTX 3
GBC 2
Arcade 2
NES 2
Master System 2
PS Vita 2
Atari 2600 2
PSP 2

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