Cover System

Some articles on cover system, cover systems, cover, system:

Kill Switch (video game) - Reception - Legacy
... the first third-person shooter to feature the cover system as its core game mechanic, and for introducing the blind fire mechanic to the cover system ... Several shooters took inspiration from Kill Switch and implemented similar cover systems ... In the design of Gears of War, lead developer Cliff Bleszinski of Epic Games credits Kill Switch's cover system as one of the influences they put into the game's design, as ...
Third-person Shooter - History
... also featured various obstacles that could be used to take cover from enemy fire, as well as two-player cooperative gameplay ... use of "third person" viewpoints, wide 3D environments and a control system inspired by Prince of Persia ... helped revolutionize third-person shooters in the past decade was the cover system ...
Win Back
... Gameplay revolves around its innovative cover system, where the player takes cover behind corners and then ducks out to shoot ... The game was influenced by Metal Gear Solid and, in turn, WinBack's cover system eventually went on to influence several later shooters, including Metal Gear Solid 2 Sons of Liberty (2001) and Kill Switch (2003 ... The cover system has since become a staple of third-person shooters ...

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