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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.

1250
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 222
ZX Spectrum 102
C64 91
Amiga 73
Atari ST 64
NES 55
Amstrad CPC 50
PCE 44
X68000 42
Mega Drive 37
MSX 36
SNES 32
MS-DOS 31
PS 30
Saturn 23
PCE CD 21
Windows 17
GB 16
Dreamcast 15
Neo-Geo 13
GBA 13
X360 12
PS2 11
MSX2 10
Master System 10
Atari 400/800 9
Mobile 9
PSP 7
NEC PC9801 7
ColecoVision 6

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