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Shooters that don't need a joystick

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What the topic title says. Let's make a list of shoot em ups that can also be played with the keyboard or the mouse.
Here's 2
Nova
Bold

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edit: list of games
  • Nova
    Bold
    Starglider 1 & 2
    Goldrunner
    Defender 2
    Virus
    Star Wars 1 + 2
    Resolution 101
    Sidearms
    Space Harrier
    Kelly X
    Plutos
    Better Dead Than Alien
    Centipede
    Asteroids
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Starglider 1 & 2

Goldrunner
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Defender 2
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christos wrote:Nova
Bold
ppera wrote:Starglider 1 & 2
Goldrunner
StickHead wrote:Defender 2
Virus
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Post by Klapauzius »

All of them - if you use Steem's joystick emulation... ;-)

:oops:

ok, more serious:

- Star Wars 1 + 2
- Resolution 101
- Sidearms
- Space Harrier

Sure there will be loads more...

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Klapauzius wrote:All of them - if you use Steem's joystick emulation... ;-)

:oops:


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If only there was a falcon joystick emulation ;)
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Kelly X - but it's poo.
Does Arkanoid II - Revenge of Doh count?
Elite and Frontier: Elite II
You could use keys on Plutos - Classic!
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Better Dead Than Alien
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StickHead wrote:Does Arkanoid II - Revenge of Doh count?
I suppose it does if you've got the laser pickup.
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bod/STAX wrote:
StickHead wrote:Does Arkanoid II - Revenge of Doh count?
I suppose it does if you've got the laser pickup.
Yes it could but it won't ;)

Should Elites be considered shooters or simulators?
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Vodka? ;)

Seriously though - how about Major Motion?

And I seem to recall you could play StarGoose on mouse, but I could be mistaken..
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Centipede
Asteroids
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Post by Desty »

Wow, this is great. I don't have a joystick either :)
tá'n poc ar buile!
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christos wrote:Should Elites be considered shooters or simulators?
They are mainly space simulators. But there is definitely a strong shooter element.
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