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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.

1285
games
84
platforms

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

Konami, Taito and U.S. Gold has published most of these games

Parent group

Shoot 'em up

Child group

Bullet Hell

Platforms

Arcade 223
ZX Spectrum 106
C64 99
Amiga 75
Atari ST 65
NES 55
Amstrad CPC 53
PCE 45
X68000 42
Mega Drive 38
MSX 38
MS-DOS 35
SNES 32
PS 30
Saturn 23
PCE CD 21
Windows 20
GB 17
Dreamcast 15
Neo-Geo 13
GBA 13
X360 12
Atari 400/800 11
PS2 11
Master System 10
MSX2 10
Mobile 9
PSP 7
NEC PC9801 7
TRS-80 6

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Popular tags

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