UI pointer

Software concept

Uses a (mouse, trackball, touchdisplay, etc.) pointer to manipulate the UI/HUD without entering separate screen to do so.

23
games
8
platforms

Alternate name: HUD pointer

The first video game about UI pointer was released in 1992.

Night Dive Studios, Origin and Almost Human Games has published most of these games

See also: pointer toggle

Mostly interesting in games with free look.

Commonly includes a toggle mouse/free look option.

Parent group

Controls

Platforms

Linux 7
Windows 7
MS-DOS 4
Xbox 1
Mac OS Classic 1
Mac OS X 1
BSD 1
Pandora 1

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