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.
SEGA CD (1993)
The Kingpin is at it again, and Spider-Man has just 24 hours to find the keys to defuse a bomb...
The player has to look after Sea-Monkeys in a virtual fish tank, providing them with food and oxygen. They are...
Game Boy (1990)
Amida is a Japanese ladder climbing puzzle video game. The game requires players to navigate the main character safely across...
Amiga Fun: Ausgabe 1/93 is a magazine which includes the exclusive game Bouncing Bill as covermount. Bouncing Bill is a...
This disk from Amiga Power magazine contains playable demo versions of Flair's Trolls and Psygnosis' Combat Air Patrol, but the...
Xbox 360 (2010)
Aminal: The Christmas Game is a 2D side-scrolling platformer that puts the player in control of a member of a...
Based on the movie by the same name, An American Tail: Fievel Goes West is a platform game featuring the...
Ancient Taxi is a variant of Space Taxi that is most similar to Ugh! due to its use of a...
Atari 8-bit (1991)
Android is a platform game, set in a space base filled with hostile robots; the player controls a remote-controlled android,...
And You Will Be Fit For More Than Ashes is a compilation of two games previously released digitally for free,...
Angel Cat Sugar is a single-player, keyboard-controlled platform game that was released on multiple platforms. It is based on the...
This is a side-scrolling platformer based on the tv animated show characters. Yakko, Wakko, and Dot have to find some...
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