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 (2016)
Odd things are going on at the Throne Group Science Complex. Kim, a lowly security guard, wakes up on a...
Game Boy Advance (2002)
This is a jump 'n run game based on the movie of Nickelodeon's popular TV show Hey Arnold. The player...
Nintendo 3DS (2017)
Captain Olimar wakes up after crash landing his ship, and realizing that the fuel supply is empty. After wandering about,...
Xbox 360 (2009)
Angels want control of all Heaven, Hell and everything in between. Devils want the same thing. How to settle this?...
ZX Spectrum (2005)
Interplanetary Pig Farmer Eadwig Addlethorpe owns a series of magnificent pig farms on a large planetoid in the belt of...
High-Rise Hive is a platformer where the player is a bee that tries to steal all the honey from the...
Havoc is a young traveler and treasure hunter, who roams the seas with his shipmate Tide. One day, he finds...
Game Boy Advance (2005)
It's been a long world tour for Puffy AmiYumi, one of Japan's best rock groups. All they want to do...
TurboGrafx CD (1991)
A scientist named Arnold Steiner researches the ancient civilization of Indios in Central America. However, following a breakthrough discovery, Steiner...
Based on the Osamu Tezuka's manga "Phoenix", this platformer is mostly based on the fifth volume, "Hō-ō" (later called "Karma"...
Hoi is a small green dinosaur, who must venture through 5 levels to reach the area in which female dinosaurs...
The three RPGs (Hokuto no Ken 3-5) seemed to symbolize a genre change after the first two platformers, but the...
Similar to the sixth installment of the series, this is a fighting game along the lines of Street Fighter or...
Hold me closer, Giant Dancer is a 2D-demake of the PlayStation 2 game Shadow of the Colossus for the TRS-80...
In this spin-off from the Grotesque Tactics the demi-god called Holy Avatar and his Guild of Maidens take a vacation...
Randy, the Holy Diver, is setting out to retrieve the five emblem seals belonging to the King Crimson Family in...
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:
- 4.67 Ice Guys (1997)
- 4.67 The Tomb Raider Trilogy (2011)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.61 Super Mario Maker (2015)
- 4.56 Pac-Man World 3 (2005)
- 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 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