Tail Gunner

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Tail Gunner
Basic Information
Type(s)
Video Game
[[Tim Skelly]][[Category:Tim Skelly]]
[[Vectorbeam]][[Category:Vectorbeam]]
[[Vectorbeam]][[Category:Vectorbeam]]
shooter
2 Buttons, 1 Joystick
Arcade Game
Main Credits
[[Dan Sunday Larry Rosenthal]]
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Tail Gunner is a monochrome vector arcade game created by Vectorbeam in 1979. The premise of the game is that the player is the tail gunner of a large space ship. Enemy spacecrafts are approaching the vessel for attack, and the player must aim a set of crosshairs and shoot the enemies before they slip past the player's cannons. In addition to shooting down the enemy ships, the player is also given limited use of a shield that can block ships from passing. The game ends when ten ships slip past the player's cannon.

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