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.
Atari ST (1991)
Dennis & Denise is a platform game written in STOS.Denise has been kidnapped by Mr X. and her wealthy dad...
Nintendo DS (2006)
Densetsu no Stafi 4 is the fourth game in the Stafi series of games. In it, you play as a...
The goal of Descension is to beat the mechanical dragon. There is only one enemy in this game and that...
Dragon 32/64 (1984)
Desperado Dan must escape to freedom, being trapped in a set of green-screen platform levels. Each screen is guarded not...
This game is based on the movie by Robert Rodriguez. The player slips into the role of El Mariachi, who...
Detective Bogey is a platformer based on the eponymous Spanish animated series. The player takes control over private detective Bogey...
SEGA CD (1993)
The game's story is based on a mini-anime series, with extracts from the anime being used for cutscenes between the...
As a devil named Little Giovanni you have to beat about 40 levels. In each level there are three hidden...
Devil's Tuning Fork is a student project from the DePaul University in Chicago (USA) and it is a first-person exploration...
Game Boy Color (2000)
Your laboratory has been filled up with evil robots. It's up to you, as Dexter, to make your way through...
This game re-implements (for most modern web browsers) the first 10 levels of the classic arena-puzzler Lemmings, where a player...
You play as square-jawed detective Dick Tracy as he tries to solve five different crimes that vary in difficulty. This...
Game Boy (1991)
Dick Tracy is based on the 1990 film of the same name. It bears a strong resemblance to the NES...
Die Kiestelsteiner is a platform game with altogether ten levels. Controlling a gravelstone figure, the player has to reach the...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy
- 95 Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
- 95 Super Mario Bros. 3
- 95 Super Mario 64
- 94 Super Mario World
- 94 Super Mario Bros.
- 94 Super Mario All-Stars
- 94 Rayman Legends
- 94 Head Over Heels
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)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.56 Pac-Man World 3 (2005)
- 4.55 Risk of Rain (2013)
- 4.50 Cave Story (2010)
- 4.50 FEZ (2012)
- 4.48 Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia (2008)
- 4.47 id: Anthology (1996)
- 4.46 Kirby Super Star Ultra (2008)
- 4.46 Sonic The Hedgehog Pocket Adventure (1999)
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
- Hidden object
- Interactive Book
- Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure
- Interactive Fiction with Graphics [DEPRECATED]
- Interactive Movie
- Japanese-style Adventure
- Japanese-style RPG (JRPG)
- Life / Social Simulation
- Managerial / Business Simulation
- Martial Arts
- Mental training
- Music / Rhythm
- Paddle / Pong
- Party Game
- Rail Shooter
- RPG Elements
- Sandbox / Open World
- Survival Horror
- Tactical RPG
- Tactical Shooter
- Tile Matching Puzzle
- Time Management
- Tower Defense
- Trading / Collectible Card
- Tricks / Stunts
- Vehicle Simulator
- Vehicular Combat Simulator
- Video Backdrop
- Virtual World
- Visual Novel
- Word Construction