You are forgetting that most side-scrollers will also let you climb up
and down on staircases, ropes, vines, whatever. Liam's Super Liam game
doesn't have that feature but both my side-scrollers Montezuma's
Revenge and the newer side-scroller, Mysteries of the Ancients, allow
you to climb on things giving you up and down movement as well as left
and right.

On 12/18/08, Clement Chou <chou.clem...@gmail.com> wrote:
> A side scroller is a game that only moves in the left and right directions.
> The up button on a keyboard or controller is used for jumping, down for
> ducking. In short, forward and backward are the same as left and right,
> because side scrollers are 2d. And the only way direction to turn in is to
> turn 180 degrees and face the opposite direction.

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