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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.

1142
games
82
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 200
ZX Spectrum 99
C64 84
Amiga 67
Atari ST 59
NES 49
Amstrad CPC 44
X68000 40
PCE 39
MSX 34
SNES 31
Mega Drive 30
MS-DOS 30
PS 28
Saturn 23
PCE CD 19
GB 16
Windows 15
Dreamcast 15
GBA 12
X360 11
PS2 10
Mobile 9
Neo-Geo 9
Master System 8
Atari 400/800 8
MSX2 8
NEC PC9801 7
PSP 7
PS4 6

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