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Scrolling shooter

Game genre theme

A shooter sub genre characterized by automatically advancing (autoscrolling) environments, giving the impression of constant motion towards the goal, preventing any significant backtracking and limiting chances on full destruction of enemy forces.

1211
games
83
platforms

The first video game about Scrolling shooter was released in 1980.

Konami, Taito and Capcom has published most of these games

Parent group

Shoot 'em up

Child group

Bullet Hell

Platforms

Arcade 221
ZX Spectrum 100
C64 90
Amiga 72
Atari ST 62
NES 52
Amstrad CPC 47
PCE 41
X68000 39
MSX 36
SNES 32
Mega Drive 32
PS 30
MS-DOS 30
Saturn 23
PCE CD 20
Windows 16
GB 16
Dreamcast 15
GBA 13
X360 12
Neo-Geo 12
PS2 11
Mobile 9
Master System 8
Atari 400/800 8
MSX2 8
PSP 7
NEC PC9801 7
ColecoVision 6

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