Genre: Dual / Twin-stick shooter

Group Description

This group serves for a very specific kind of Shoot 'em Up game that uses two joysticks or thumbsticks to control the main character. One stick is used to move in any direction, while the other is used to fire in any direction. Due to the nature of this control scheme it's possible to walk in one direction while firing in another.

This group is intended both for games that drop the player(s) in fixed arenas, games with forced scrolling levels and games that allow the player(s) to explore the environment at will as long as the controls adhere to the standard specified above.

Limitations
  • For games released on multiple platforms it has to be playable using two sticks on at least one platform (including the original Arcade version if applicable) without user modifications.
  • Minor mini-games do not count, the majority of the game should be a dual/twin-stick shooter.
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Selected Covers

Bombshell Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Bombshell
Tower 57 Macintosh Front Cover
Front cover for Tower 57
Pixel Star Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Pixel Star
Nex Machina PlayStation 4 Front Cover
Front cover for Nex Machina

Selected Screenshots

Starting screen
Screenshot from Bombshell
Main menu
Screenshot from Pixel Star
Loading screen
Screenshot from Nex Machina
Main menu
Screenshot from Neon Chrome
Game group created by vedder (34917), additional games added to group by Rola (8306), Patrick Bregger (203850), GTramp (60157), S Olafsson (35108), chirinea (44065), Martha Sjin, firefang9212 (44435), Sciere (506649), Alaka (56258), Kabushi (208364), JudgeDeadd (21934) and DarkDante (6194)