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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.

1046
games
82
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 187
ZX Spectrum 88
C64 70
Amiga 63
Atari ST 56
NES 49
Amstrad CPC 41
X68000 38
PCE 35
MSX 31
SNES 31
MS-DOS 30
Mega Drive 24
PS 24
Saturn 21
PCE CD 18
GB 16
Dreamcast 15
Windows 14
GBA 12
PS2 9
Atari 400/800 8
Neo-Geo 8
MSX2 8
TRS-80 6
PSP 6
ColecoVision 6
PS4 6
NEC PC9801 6
Master System 6

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