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.
Sharp X1 (1983)
Kagirinaki Tatakai is a vertically structured platform shooter. The player controls a character whose goal is to descend as deep...
One day, a mysterious theme park called Karakuri Land appeared in Edo. In it were various mechanical attractions, built around...
The princess has been kidnapped again, this time by a pair of menacing-looking figures. Locked in a tower, she manages...
In Kairobotica, a brigade of mass-produced square-headed robots, the Kairobot Corps, is charged with keeping peace in the universe. They...
Kaiser Kitty is a platform puzzle game starring the eponymous hero, ruler of Kittyland and proud bearer of Kitty Edge,...
ZX Spectrum (1986)
Kai Temple is a simple platform game. The player is trapped inside the temple and must escape. Their only weapons...
Xbox 360 (2009)
Pipi is a girl who loves children. She travels from village to village, making delicious sweets and giving them to...
Xbox 360 (2010)
Kaleidoscope is a side-scrolling platformer in which three "Pigments" may be collected in each level and accumulated to unlock any...
Xbox 360 (2010)
Kalm is a side-scrolling platform game starring a man with a gun. This man can run, jump, double-jump, and fire...
Xbox 360 (2005)
Kameo: Elements of Power was one of the Xbox 360 launch games and puts you in the role of the...
Commodore 64 (1993)
Kangaroo is an adaptation of an early 80's game released on Atari and Arcade platforms. The story and the gameplay...
Kaolao is a child Aztec shaman stuck in the future. His only hope to get back to the present is...
Game Boy Advance (2001)
Crikey! Kao's been stolen from down under! It's up to you to get him home to the Outback.Unlike the Windows...
Kaptein Sabeltann is a game based on the Norwegian fictional pirate of the same name, known in English as Captain...
Based on the 1986 John G. Avildsen film, The Karate Kid 2. The Karate Kid is a beat'em up game...
BBC Micro (1984)
Karl has inherited a disused treasure mine from an uncle. However as he enter the mine everything goes wrong and...
Karoshi 2.0 (Jap. 過労死 - "death from overwork") is the continuation of an idea expressed in the first game. 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)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 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)
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]
- 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