DescriptionPlatform games can be both 2D and 3D games in which jumping or climbing onto platforms on various elevations is a major focus of the game. Early platform games mostly focused on climbing onto platforms using ladders, while later games generally focus more on jumping.
Game Boy Color (2001)
Commander Keen is a platform action game similar to the earlier installments of the series, though with more colorful and...
Billy "Commander Keen" Blaze, an eight-year-old genius, has flied to Mars in his Bean-with-Bacon Megarocket build out of common household...
Commander Keen 2: The Earth Explodes is the second game in the first trilogy of Commander Keen platform games, called...
Commander Keen has already foiled the Vorticons' plans to destroy Earth. Now he heads to their home planet in order...
Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle is a platform game, the fourth in the Commander Keen series as a...
Commander Keen 5: The Armageddon Machine is a platform game, the fifth in the Commander Keen series as a whole,...
Commander Keen 6: Aliens Ate My Baby Sitter! is a platform game, the sixth in the Commander Keen series as...
Following the Invasion of the Vorticons, the story arc of Goodbye Galaxy! takes Commander Keen to a planet to rescue...
This is the retail version of the original Commander Keen trilogy. You play the role of Billy Blaze, an 8-year...
The Company of Myself is a Flash-based puzzle-platformer. Levels consist of attempting to reach a green door by walking, jumping,...
ZX Spectrum (2015)
Complica DX is a "4 aligned pieces" board game with a twist: Whenever a column is already full, dropping a...
In this Donkey Kong variant, you must move from the bottom of the screen to the top to save your...
PC Booter (1984), Commodore 64 (1983), Atari 2600 (1983), ColecoVision (1984), Intellivision (1983), Apple II (1984), Atari 5200 (1983), Atari 8-bit (1983), VIC-20 (1983), TI-99/4A (1983), MSX (1983), SG-1000 (1983) and Arcade (1983)
Congo Bongo is an arcade platform game similar in many ways to Donkey Kong, but with an isometric perspective. The...
Congo and Congette were a pair of monkeys happily living in the jungle. One day a magic ruby fell out...
Conker: Live & Reloaded is a combination of frantic online multiplayer action and a single-player mode, which is a remake...
Nintendo 64 (2001)
Conker the Squirrel has had a really bad day. Too much partying, too much booze - and the result is...
PC Booter (1983)
Conquest is a variant of Joust. The player starts with four lives and controls a giant bird (bigger than in...
Long ago the Crystal Palace was a thriving kingdom, however the evil war spirit Zaras appeared one day and brought...
Game Boy Advance (2002)
Construction: Action is a Pokémon-themed e-Reader application. In it, multiple cards are scanned to build a mini-platform game. The goal...
As the makers of the game describe it, Continuity is a sliding-tile puzzle platformer. Each level of game has a...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy
- 96 Super Mario Bros. 3
- 95 Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
- 95 Super Mario 64
- 95 Pitfall II: Lost Caverns
- 94 Super Mario World
- 94 Super Mario Bros.
- 94 Super Mario All-Stars
- 94 Rayman Legends
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.69 Lode Runner On-Line: The Mad Monks' Revenge (1995)
- 4.67 The Tomb Raider Trilogy (2011)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.56 Pac-Man World 3 (2005)
- 4.55 Super Mario Maker (2015)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 4.50 Cave Story (2010)
- 4.49 Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia (2008)
- 4.48 Rise of the Tomb Raider (2015)
- 4.46 FEZ (2012)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.
Platform is part of Gameplay. This group of genres contain:
- Action RPG
- Beat 'em up / Brawler
- Board Game
- Cards / Tiles
- City Building / Construction Simulation
- Dating Simulation
- Falling Block Puzzle
- Game Show / Trivia / Quiz
- Graphic Adventure
- Hack and Slash
- Hidden object
- Interactive Book
- Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure
- Japanese-style Adventure
- Japanese-style RPG (JRPG)
- Life / Social Simulation
- Managerial / Business Simulation
- Martial Arts
- Mental training
- Music / Rhythm
- Paddle / Pong
- Party Game
- Quick Time Events (QTEs)
- Rail Shooter
- RPG Elements
- Sandbox / Open World
- Survival Horror
- Tactical RPG
- Tactical Shooter
- Tile Matching Puzzle
- Timed Input
- Time Management
- Tower Defense
- Trading / Collectible Card
- Tricks / Stunts
- Vehicle Simulator
- Vehicular Combat Simulator
- Virtual World
- Visual Novel
- Word Construction