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The best side-scroller games

A side-scroller (or horizontal scrolling) is a video game in which the action is shown in a side perspective and the environment scrolls mainly on an horizontal axis. Characters usually have to move from the left to the right side of the screen to go on in the game.
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Lollypop

DOS19943.7/5
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The Ancient Art of War in the Skies

DOS19923.7/5 Evryware
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Predator 2

DOS19913.7/5 Arc Developments
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Ninja Gaiden

DOS19903.6/5 Tecmo
Ninja Gaiden, released in 1988 for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) and later to other platforms, is a side-scrolling action-platformer developed by Tecmo. It follows the story of Ryu Hayabusa, a skilled ninja on a quest for vengeance and justice.In the game, players control Ryu as he battles through six acts, each divided into several stage...
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Stargate

DOS19833.6/5 Williams Entertainment
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Street Sports Soccer

DOS19883.6/5 Epyx
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BC's Quest for Tires

DOS19843.6/5 Sydney Development
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Platoon

DOS19873.6/5 Ocean Software
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Freddy Hardest

DOS19883.6/5 Dinamic Multimedia
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McDonald Land

DOS19923.6/5 Visual Concepts Entertainment
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Wizball

DOS19873.6/5 Sensible Software
Wizball is a  shoot 'em up video game developed by Sensible Software and originally released for various home computer platforms in 1987. The game was published by Ocean Software.In Wizball, players control a wizard who rides a magical green ball. The wizard's mission is to restore color to the world, which has been drained of its vibrant...
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Flightmare

DOS1984freeware3.6/5
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Shadow Knights

DOS19903.6/5 Softdisk Publishing
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Alcatraz

DOS19923.6/5 221B Software Development
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Fox Ranger

DOS19923.6/5 Soft Action
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Rolling Ronny

DOS19913.6/5 Starbyte Software
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Dark Ages Volume II - The Undead Kingdom

DOS1991freeware3.6/5 Scenerio Software
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International Ninja Rabbits

DOS19913.6/5 Flair Software
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Strider

DOS19893.6/5 Capcom
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Ninja Rabbits

DOS19923.6/5 Villa Crespo Software
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Interpose

DOS19963.5/5 Twilight Zone Software
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Ulises

DOS19893.5/5 Opera Soft
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Jetstrike

DOS19943.5/5 Shadow Software
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Kaeon

DOS19923.5/5
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Phantis

DOS19873.5/5 Dinamic Multimedia
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Revenge of Defender

DOS19893.5/5 Epyx
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Safari Guns

DOS19893.5/5
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Surf Ninjas

DOS19943.5/5 Creative Edge Software
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Targhan

DOS19893.5/5 Silmarils
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Thomas the Tank Engine 2

DOS19933.5/5 Peakstar Software