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Side-Scrolling

Description

Used to describe any game where the main setting of gameplay involves the player character moving from one side of the playfield to the other horizontally for a length of time. The screen may scroll to the opposite direction continuously, or just when the player character reaches the edge of the screen, enlarging the area or opening a new one. Side-scrolling perspective is often entirely two-dimensional; however, some side-scrolling games (particularly beat-'em-ups) may allow limited movement into the depth of the screen. Side-scrolling perspective is common for most 2D platformers, as well as many 2D shooters and action games in general.
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SimAnt: The Electronic Ant Colony DOS Front Cover

DOS (1991), Windows 3.x (1991), SNES (1993), Amiga (1992), Macintosh (1991), PC-98 (1993), FM Towns (1993) and Sharp X68000 (1993)

SimAnt explores the detail of the lives of ants, as you take full control of an ant colony. Build up...

The Simpsons Arcade iPhone Front Cover

J2ME (2009), iPhone (2009) and BlackBerry (2009)

The high-class of Springfield have congregated for their scheduled meeting. After discussing their plans, Smithers takes the USB stick containing...

The Simpsons: Bartman Meets Radioactive Man NES Front Cover

NES (1992) and Game Gear (1993)

Bart Simpson is reading the latest comic about the Radioactive Man but his favourite superhero is not featured in it....

The Simpsons: Bart's House of Weirdness DOS Front Cover

DOS (1991)

Bart Simpson has been sent to his room and it’s up to you to help him escape and collect the...

The Simpsons: Bart's Nightmare Genesis Front Cover

SNES (1993) and Genesis (1993)

Bart Simpson has to stay up late and write a paper for class tomorrow. For once, he is determined to...

Game Boy (1994)

The Simpsons: Bart & the Beanstalk is a retelling of the English fairy tale Jack and the Beanstalk with Simpsons...

The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants DOS Front Cover

DOS (1991), Genesis (1992), Amiga (1991), NES (1991), Atari ST (1991), Game Gear (1992), SEGA Master System (1992), Commodore 64 (1991), ZX Spectrum (1991) and Amstrad CPC (1991)

Bart vs. The Space Mutants is a platform game where the player goes into the role of Bart Simpson (from...

The Simpsons: Bart vs. the World NES Front Cover

Amiga (1993), NES (1991), Atari ST (1993), Game Gear (1993) and SEGA Master System (1993)

This game is actually a compilation of smaller games belonging to different genres. Krusty the clown appears in the beginning...

The Simpsons Game Nintendo DS Front Cover

Nintendo DS (2007)

When Bart finds a mysterious game manual, he realizes that he and his family have become the main characters of...

The Simpsons: Night of the Living Treehouse of Horror Game Boy Color Front Cover

Game Boy Color (2001)

The Simpsons: Night of the Living Tree House of Horror was released in 2001 as the last in a long...

The Simpsons DOS Front Cover

DOS (1991), Commodore 64 (1991), Xbox 360 (2012), PlayStation 3 (2012) and Arcade (1991)

Waylon Smithers has just stolen a diamond from Springfield Jewelers for Mr. Burns. While trying to make a getaway, he...

SimSig Windows Front Cover

Windows (2002)

SimSig is a freeware train simulator of modern UK railway signalling systems, from the point of view of a railway...

SimTower: The Vertical Empire Windows 3.x Front Cover

Windows 3.x (1995), SEGA Saturn (1996) and Macintosh (1994)

SimTower is a game based on the idea that the modern sky scraper is basically it's own self contained world....

Sinistron TurboGrafx-16 Front Cover

TurboGrafx-16 (1990)

Sinistron is a side scrolling shooter similar to R-Type, but has a unique weapons system in which you can open...

sin(Surfing) Xbox 360 Front Cover

Windows (2008) and Xbox 360 (2008)

sin(Surfing) is a game based on procedural generation created for the TIGSource competition focusing on the technique. Players control a...

Sint Nicolaas Android Front Cover

DOS (1998), Windows (1999), Browser (2008) and Android (2009)

Sint Nicolaas has been robbed! The thieves have taken his big sack full of presents and gingerbread cookies. In their...

Browser (2010)

In Sinuous, the player controls a small blue ball by moving it across the screen with the cursor, avoiding red...

Sir Dashing Android Front Cover

Android (2014)

Sir Dashing follows the side-scrolling adventure of the eponymous hero, a handsome cartoon of a Mallory-esque knight, in his quest...

Sir Hoppity: Challenge of the Dragon iPad Front Cover

iPhone (2014), Android (2014) and iPad (2014)

Sir Hoppity: Challenge of the Dragon is a 2.5D action game based on the ideas and drawings from 8-year old...

DOS (1990), ZX Spectrum (1990), MSX (1990) and Amstrad CPC (1990)

The dark magician Amargol has stolen the magic golden shield from the Nargoot village. The player, as Arn, a courageous...

SEGA Master System (1997)

Tia Nastácia (Aunt Anastacia) is sick, and Dr. Caramujo (Dr. Snails) is called to examine her. And he's got some...

Sito Pons 500cc Grand Prix ZX Spectrum Front Cover

DOS (1990), ZX Spectrum (1990), MSX (1990) and Amstrad CPC (1990)

"Sito Pons" is a popular motorcycle game based on the same named Spanish motorcycle driver. It was the Zigurat's second...

Sixty Five Million and One BC Windows Front Cover Full version

Windows (2008)

A large meteor crashes through the bridge to the mountains. Not good. A much larger asteroid is headed your way...

Windows (2008) and Macintosh (2008)

This is the companion game for the Swedish SVT Advent Calender for 2008 of the same name. The game is...

Skateball Commodore 64 Front Cover

Atari ST (1989), Commodore 64 (1989), ZX Spectrum (1989) and Amstrad CPC (1989)

Skate Ball is a futuristic sports game in which two teams try to score goals by putting a puck into...

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