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Old 11-18-2012, 05:13 PM
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Default BEST SIDE SCROLLING SHOOTERS Please?

Howdy!

I'm hoping for advice on the best side scrolling shooters on the platform. I'm currently playing the newer/freemium sector strike, but looking for better and/or something new as I know there are a ton out there, I just forget which ones.

Can someone please provide a list or some of their face side scrolling shooters?
I'm not talking vertical, ie. CAVE, but the side scrollers.

Thoughts please?

Thanks in advance!!
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Old 11-18-2012, 05:17 PM
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I know Dariusburst is a good one, and just remembered about it.

Amy others please?
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Old 11-18-2012, 06:11 PM
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Apocalypse Max
Clash Force
Grokion
Commander Pixman
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Old 11-18-2012, 06:15 PM
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I know Dariusburst is a good one, and just remembered about it.

Amy others please?
Deathsmiles (which is by Cave, but it's actually a side scroller)

RayStorm

Toon Shooters
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Old 11-18-2012, 06:21 PM
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Deathsmiles (which is by Cave, but it's actually a side scroller)

RayStorm

Toon Shooters
Toon Shooters is great and deserves more attention. Of course, if you want to go old school, there's always R-Type. Space Tripper is kind of side scrolling as well (within a fixed arena) and is one of my all-time favorites.
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Old 11-18-2012, 07:46 PM
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Gracias everyone!
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Old 11-18-2012, 07:52 PM
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The big one missing from the above is Blazing Star.

I really like deathsmiles, space tripper, blazing star, dariousburst, and toon shooters?

You are talking about shmups right cause ninjackid was listing a lot of platformers.

Also, for any shmup fans, see this thread

http://forums.toucharcade.com/showthread.php?t=142098

Last edited by Red1; 11-18-2012 at 10:40 PM..
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Old 11-18-2012, 10:01 PM
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The big one missing from the above is Blazing Star.

I really like deathsmiles, space tripper, blazing star, dariousburst, and toon shooters?

You are talking about shmups right cause ninjackid was listing a lot of platformers.

Also, for any shmup fans, see this thread

http://forums.toucharcade.com/showth...ghlight=Shumps
Hit the nail on the head! Thanks man!
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Old 11-18-2012, 10:33 PM
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You are talking about shmups right cause ninjackid was listing a lot of platformers.

Also, for any shmup fans, see this thread

http://forums.toucharcade.com/showth...ghlight=Shumps
yup, I realized what he meant after I posted that...
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Old 11-19-2012, 04:22 AM
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yup, I realized what he meant after I posted that...
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