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

Tachyon Project Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Tachyon Project
Neon Chrome Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Neon Chrome
Crimsonland Linux Front Cover
Front cover for Crimsonland
Assault Android Cactus Linux Front Cover
Front cover for Assault Android Cactus

Selected Screenshots

Main menu
Screenshot from Neon Chrome
The title screen
Screenshot from Crimsonland
Title screen
Screenshot from Assault Android Cactus
Game group created by vedder (20606), additional games added to group by Rola (7766), Patrick Bregger (160385), GTramp (50856), S Olafsson (5633), chirinea (38944), Martha Sjin, Sciere (393103), Alaka (39328), Kabushi (165302) and DarkDante (5139)