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.
Commodore 64 (1985)
A bounty hunter must explore the desert looking for buildings – which include a bank, a cemetery, a saloon, an...
A Flipping Good Time is a fast 2D platform game based around gravity similar to VVVVVV, but the character does...
Afterlife is a platform action game in which the protagonist Rickard Bronson enters the shadowy dimension known as the Afterlife...
Afterlife 2: Rickard's Journey is a narrative platformer, in which protagonist Rickard Bronson returns to the Thirteen Realms of Hell...
After The Credits starts when most games end - with defeating the final boss. But what does a person who's...
Xbox 360 (2010)
A Game you can't BEAT!! is a 2D side scrolling platforming game that tasks the player with moving a ball...
Xbox 360 (2010)
A Game yOu can't BEAT! 2 is a sequel to the XBLA Indie game A Game you can't BEAT!!. As...
Agent Czesio is a simple platform game. As a special cleaning agent the player must collect all the objects scattered...
Commodore 64 (1994)
Agent UOP is an arcade platform game. The player assumes the role of a special agent. His task is to...
In A Goblin's Xmas Tale the Giant Goblin shoots down Santa by accident assuming that he is a goose he...
Atari 8-bit (2007)
Agonia is an action platform game. The aim of the player is to find secret plans hidden in the locked...
Ainevoltas is a small freeware 2D platformer with some very minor RPG elements. Players control Justin as he needs to...
Ainevoltas II is a 2D platformer with minor RPG elements. It is the sequel to the earlier game Ainevoltas, but...
The Federation of Intergalactic Powers is under threat by gigantic fortress spaceships which have suddenly appeared and destroyed nearby civilization....
Atari 2600 (1982)
The player is trapped in a crashed nuclear submarine which has begun taking on water. They need to escape by...
A-J's Quest is a side-scrolling platformer, based on an early '90s comic strip by the game's author. The game involves...
Xbox 360 (2010)
A Jumper Robot Adventure is a basic side-scrolling platform game starring a small robot, which plays much like the classic...
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
- 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)
- 4.54 Rise of the Tomb Raider (2015)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 4.50 Cave Story (2010)
- 4.49 Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia (2008)
- 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