Originally Posted by Retro-Nerd
Not without hardware scrolling, e.g with the Amstrad CPC, MSX1/2, ST etc.
Even without any hardware scrolling, you can have perfect smooth scroll on any machine. (if just to scroll some text around)
ST, had some smooth scroll shooters (Wings of death : http://www.atarilegend.com/games/gam...p?game_id=3177
MSX1 and 2 had some games too, take a look at the MSX1 Malaika, for me who had an MSX, and tried it on an emulator, it's just incredible