Video game concept

Player can manually zoom in and out as they please.


Name variations: Manual zoom

The first video game about Zoom was released in 1986.

Paradox Interactive, 2K Games and Ubisoft has published most of these games

Mostly of interest are sideview and top-down games. In third person this often has little effect and in first person this is almost always part of telescope or similar device (though zoom that occurs without explanation, for example when aiming, is of interest).
See also: telescope, autozoom

Child groups

Infinite zoom, Focal length

compare with these groups


Windows 78
Linux 29
Mac OS X 15
X360 7
PS3 7
PS4 4
Android 3
iOS 3
Xbox One 3
PS Vita 2
Internet Only 1
Mac OS Classic 1
Xbox 1
PS2 1

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