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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.

1238
games
84
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 222
ZX Spectrum 101
C64 91
Amiga 72
Atari ST 62
NES 54
Amstrad CPC 49
PCE 44
X68000 41
MSX 36
Mega Drive 35
SNES 32
MS-DOS 31
PS 30
Saturn 23
PCE CD 20
Windows 17
GB 16
Dreamcast 15
GBA 13
Neo-Geo 12
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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