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side scroller

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  1. side scrollernoun

    A video game where the player views the world from the side, controlling a character who mostly runs horizontally (usually left-to-right) through a level.


  1. side scroller

    A side-scrolling video game (alternatively side-scroller), is a game viewed from a side-view camera angle where the screen follows the player as they move left or right. The jump from single-screen or flip-screen graphics to scrolling graphics during the golden age of arcade games was a pivotal leap in game design, comparable to the move to 3D graphics during the fifth generation.Hardware support of smooth scrolling backgrounds is built into many arcade games and some game consoles and home computers, including 8-bit consoles like the Atari 8-bit family and Nintendo Entertainment System, and 16-bit consoles such as the Super Nintendo Entertainment System and Sega Genesis added multiple layers which can be scrolled independently for a parallax scrolling effect.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of side scroller in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of side scroller in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4


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