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.
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...
Die Legende von Kongo King is a traditional side-scrolling platformer with comic book style graphics. The player takes the role...
Diet Go Go is 2D platform game "on single screen", similar to Nightmare in the Dark or Jumping Pop. Players...
ZX Spectrum (1983)
Digger Dan is a Space Panic variant.As in the original, the goal in each level (consisting of platforms and ladders)...
Dig It! is a platform game. In it, you take the role of Dug Kewl, who returns home one day...
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)
- 4.67 The Tomb Raider Trilogy (2011)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.56 Pac-Man World 3 (2005)
- 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)
- 4.46 Kirby Super Star Ultra (2008)
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