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Secondary attack

Video game concept

Player can use a secondary attack/weapon that doesn't need switching to to be usable. Commonly something quick to use on the side.

82
games
33
platforms

The first video game about Secondary attack was released in 1981.

Konami, Namco and Sega has published most of these games

NOT for cases where the secondary attack is a weapon you switch to, though it essentially is another weapon. This is to omit cases where player can have multiple weapons that they freely switch from one to other.
Related:
* Alternate attack
* Gun clubbing - a common secondary attack in first-person shooters.

Parent group

Attacking

Platforms

Arcade 20
Windows 13
X360 4
C64 4
NES 3
ZX Spectrum 3
PS3 3
Linux 3
SNES 2
Sharp X1 2
PS 2
Amstrad CPC 2
PSP 1
Mac OS X 1
Mega Drive 1
PCE 1
Apple II E 1
MSX 1
MSX2 1
GB 1
Atari 5200 1
Sharp MZ 1
Android 1
Atari ST 1
Mobile 1
NEC PC8801 1
Wii U 1
X68000 1
BeOS 1
Xbox 1

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