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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.

961
games
79
platforms

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

Konami, Capcom and Taito has published most of these games

Parent group

Shoot 'em up

Child group

Bullet Hell

Platforms

Arcade 179
ZX Spectrum 83
C64 64
Amiga 59
Atari ST 54
NES 46
Amstrad CPC 38
X68000 37
SNES 31
PCE 31
MS-DOS 29
MSX 28
Mega Drive 20
PS 20
PCE CD 16
Saturn 16
GB 15
Dreamcast 14
Windows 11
GBA 11
Atari 400/800 8
PS2 8
MSX2 7
TRS-80 6
Neo-Geo 6
PSP 6
ColecoVision 6
NEC PC9801 6
Master System 5
Atari 2600 5

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