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At higher levels they can shoot ghosts. John Wick performs a single-gun variant of gun fu, using judo and jujitsu moves in order to take down enemies preparatory for point-blanking them or otherwise shooting them. Shadowrun created a Martial Arts fighting style based on this Trope called Firefight, and noted that it came from the improbable fighting styles of movies trideo. Sean Punch 50 pages. Want to add to the discussion? A sort of nascent example turns up in some Spaghetti Westerns — the lead who is not Lee van Cleef in The Grand Duel flips and rolls through gunfights, once shooting a Mook while falling upside down after propelling himself into the air with the aid of a cart and a falling body.
Equilibrium combines both this and Gun Kata in the Grammaton Clerics’ signature fighting style. Did we mention that she’s dodging so well she’s practically flying? Particularly in Season 9, which shows that the Freelancer agents were experts at this sort of combat.
Rule of Coolthat’s why!
From SR4 Arsenal, page Lex from Paladins is a Flank champion who slides around the battlefield and mows down foes with his two large magnums. The Anti-Human Gueps Squad combine wrist-mounted Maneuver Gear with pistols, allowing them to pull off aerial maneuvers and take on soldiers armed with swords.
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Gun Fu – TV Tropes
Essentially, the main point of Gun Fu is the liberal application of Rule of Cool to firearms. Combat can be gu deadly at times and without the super powered sci-fi armor the unarmed guurps could still be a viable options for combat.
She acquired such an ability on account being the daughter of a famous gun collector. Chow Yun-Fat, who became an iconic image with a gun in each handstarred in most of Woo’s later films.
Compare Implausible Fencing Powersjust with swords. One of the earliest western examples before John Gugps migrated to America. As the name implies, the attribute covers over-the-top feats that cinematic gunslingers pull off. Has roots in Wuxia. The Hero System martial arts supplement includes “Zen Riflery”.
In Devil May Cry 2it’s even possible to hover in midair by firing both pistols downwards.
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This is especially pronounced during the club scene, where he kills his way through a lot of guys at close range, point-blanking them so as not to risk hitting the bystanders surrounding him.
In battle, Machinists regularly perform flips, twirls, and other acrobatic feats, all while shooting their guns and deploying Magitek weapons fun attack gur;s opponent. York, the hero of Cross Edgethought that ‘regular’ martial arts were boring, so he learned how to fight with guns instead.
And then there’s Mr. It’s essentially martial arts The skills are all generic verbs so that they can be used regardless of the setting or time period. The above image is licensed under GPL 2. In all seriousness though, how attached is the game to it’s billed setting?
That trope is more about strategic dodging and aiming with gugps, while this is about acrobatics with guns. Kick-Ass has Hit Girl who is improbably good with guns.
The Furpswhich used both this and Bullet Time. I’m not sure how Feng Shui compares to it, but the Dhampir book for Kindred of the East from White Wolf did some fun ultra violent guns and demon powers stuff, without just being a vampire game.
Yes, if you buy from one of these links, Amazon pays a percentage to SJ Games! Don’t forget Golden Exhalation Style, for when you want to reload your gun with personal life energy, parry bolts of fire, and reload your weapon with the flame-stream of your enemy’s gun.