DescriptionIn these games the player directly controls a single avatar (at a given time); usually using directional buttons and other action buttons that let the avatar interact with the environment when pressed.
DOS (1987), Amiga (1988), NES (1991), Atari ST (1988), Commodore 64 (1985), Apple II (1985), ZX Spectrum (1985), MSX (1987), Amstrad CPC (1986), BBC Micro (1984), Acorn 32-bit (1991), SAM Coupé (1996) and Tatung Einstein (1987)
Elite is a free-form space trading and combat simulation, commonly considered the progenitor of this sub-genre. The player initially controls...
Emerald Mine 3 Professional is an Boulder Dash variant and features no gameplay changes in comparison to its predecessor. The...
Amiga CD32 (1994)
The Emerald Mines CD contains the Boulder Dash-clone Emerald Mine and a collection of 177 level sets for it, each...
Windows 3.x (1991)
This Tetris clone has a few slightly unusual features: it is possible to control the game with either mouse or...
In Engineering Jones and the Time Thieves of DSPea the Time Thieves, plunderers of time-changing technology throughout history, have hit...
Entire Screen of One Game is a game made for the "Entire Game on One Screen" themed Ludum Dare.The game...
Windows 3.x (1995)
Escape (Побег) is an arcade game about a prisoner trying to escape the prison. The player controls this prisoner, who...
Apple II (1978)
One of the first games by Silas Warner which, along with his Maze Game, provides an early demonstration of first-person...
Commodore PET/CBM (1979)
They are searching the space station for you, so move fast. Choose one of eight directions and fire your laser...
Eskimo Bob: Starring Alfonzo is a side-scrolling adventure puzzle platformer based on the early 2000s Flash cartoon of the same...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy
- 96 Elite
- 95 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 95 Gran Turismo
- 95 BioShock
- 94 Tetris
- 94 Super Mario World
- 94 Super Mario All-Stars
- 94 Street Fighter II Turbo
- 94 Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.83 ESPN NFL 2K5 (2004)
- 4.73 Motor Toon Grand Prix (1996)
- 4.60 Sakura Taisen 3: Pari wa Moete iru ka? (2001)
- 4.59 Punch-Out!! (2009)
- 4.56 Mario Tennis: Power Tour (2005)
- 4.52 Um Jammer Lammy (1999)
- 4.51 Final Fantasy XIII-2 (2011)
- 4.45 FEZ (2012)
- 4.45 Super Mario Galaxy 2 (2010)
- 4.39 The King of Fighters XIII (2010)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.