Weapons with selective fire, allowing player to switch from single shot to burst to auto and possibly others depending on the weapon.
Alternate names: Firing mode
Name variations: fire mode, select-fire, select fire
The first video game about Selective fire was released in 1992.
* Alternate fire - alternate fire mode, such as shooting with underbarrel weapon.
Also for more unusual firing modes, but nothing so different that it becomes better described by alternate fire.