The Game Gear is filled with gems. But Shooters, in particular just play awesome on the Sega handheld. Check out these fun ones today. 

Halley Wars: This Taito shooter has it all- wonderful gameplay and a killer score.

Gunstar Heroes: Yes- this came out on the Game Gear and it’s just as much fun as the console version minus some personality. 

Aerial Assault: The cover is sexy but overall it’s a fun, but super traditional and simple shooter great for people being introduced to the genre. 

Tails’ SkyPatrol: Yes, it’s that Tails! Play this one. It’s weird and fun. 

Super Space Invaders: Yes- this came out on the Game Gear too. 

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Patrick Hickey, Jr., is the founder and editor-in-chief of and a lecturer of English and journalism at Kingsborough Community College, in Brooklyn, New York. Over the past decade, his video game coverage has been featured in national ad campaigns by top publishers the likes of Nintendo, Deep Silver, Disney and EA Sports. His book series, "The Minds Behind the Games: Interviews With Cult and Classic Game Developers," from McFarland and Company, has earned praise from Forbes, Huffington Post, The New York Daily News and MSG Networks. He is also a former editor at NBC and National Video Games Writer at the