No recent wiki edits to this page.

This gameplay mechanic is most common in third-person shooters, particularly those with an over-the-shoulder view.

The laser sight mechanic was largely popularized by Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, which used it in first-person view, and particularly Resident Evil 4, which combined it with an over-the-shoulder view, setting the standard for third-person action games.

sizepositionchange
sizepositionchange
positionchange
positionchange
bordersheaderpositiontable
positionchange

This edit will also create new pages on Giant Bomb for:

Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

Comment and Save

Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Giant Bomb users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.