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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.

986
games
80
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 85
C64 65
Amiga 61
Atari ST 54
NES 47
Amstrad CPC 38
X68000 37
PCE 32
SNES 31
MSX 31
MS-DOS 30
Mega Drive 22
PS 20
Saturn 19
PCE CD 17
GB 15
Dreamcast 14
GBA 11
Windows 11
Neo-Geo 8
MSX2 8
PS2 8
Atari 400/800 8
PSP 6
ColecoVision 6
NEC PC9801 6
Master System 6
TRS-80 6
Atari 2600 5

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