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.
PlayStation 3 (2010)
Kung-Fu Live is a side scrolling arcade style fighting game that uses the Playstation Eye camera to track the player...
Nintendo DS (2008)
In this game based on the 2008 DreamWorks movie of the same name, the player is Po the panda. Po...
PlayStation 2 (2003)
Kya and her brother Frank have been transported into a different dimension, and upon arriving are separated! Kya meets (and...
Edoropolis is home to a race of Animaloids, anthropomorphic animals which are a combination of flesh and cybernetic body parts....
ZX Spectrum (2010)
Kyd, the intrepid young Space Cadet, was on his way to his very first mission when he suddenly realised that...
ZX Spectrum (2010)
As Kyd blasts off after refuelling on the abandoned mining planet, he can at last continue with his first mission....
ZX Spectrum (2014)
The Eyeburx home planet is being attacked by an unknown intelligence, and Kyd Cadet has been sent to investigate. After...
Kyōryū Sentai Zyuranger is an action platform game based on Japanese TV show of the same name which later inspired...
Considering that side-scrolling is a hallmark of platform games, you'd figure that they'd prompt players to exercise more lateral thinking....
Ladder Man I is a puzzle game that was distributed freely, i.e. without a registration fee, to publicise Soleau Software's...
Ladder Man II is a the second Ladder Man in Soleau Software's Mindscape series.In terms of game play it is...
Help Ladder Man collect all the light bulbs in each of the 30 puzzle rooms and then try to reach...
Lady Cruncher is a single player, 3-D, Pac-Man clone. The object of the game is to achieve a high score...
Game Boy Advance (2001)
Lady Sia is a young female warrior princess who's attempting to save her homeland from the cruel beastmen, the T'soas....
La escoba (Broom) is an electronic version of known Spanish card game of the same name. This variant of La...
Lafuma Unlimit is a platform game. The world is invaded by horrible polluting blobs, run by the king of the...
Lament is a puzzle platformer controlling the girl Emma and it incorporates patterns of sounds to solve puzzles. Emma needs...
La•Mulana is a platform title that was five years in development and was designed to look like an MSX game....
Atari 8-bit (1996)
Lancelot is a platform game. The player assumes the role of a green gnome, named Lancelot. His task is to...
The Land Before Time: Big Water Adventure is a single player platform game based on Disney's film The Land Before...
Game Boy Color (2001)
Jump'n Run Game for the Game Boy Color featuring the Characters from the Universal Cartoon 'The Land before Time'. Different...
Game Boy Advance (2001)
The Land Before Time for Game Boy Advance is a side-scrolling platform game based on the cartoon franchise. The dinosaur...
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)
- 4.50 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)
- 4.46 Sonic The Hedgehog Pocket Adventure (1999)
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]
- Interactive Movie
- Japanese-style Adventure
- Japanese-style RPG (JRPG)
- Life / Social Simulation
- Managerial / Business Simulation
- Martial Arts
- Mental training
- Music / Rhythm
- Paddle / Pong
- Party Game
- Rail Shooter
- RPG Elements
- Sandbox / Open World
- Survival Horror
- Tactical RPG
- Tactical Shooter
- Tile Matching Puzzle
- Time Management
- Tower Defense
- Trading / Collectible Card
- Tricks / Stunts
- Vehicle Simulator
- Vehicular Combat Simulator
- Video Backdrop
- Virtual World
- Visual Novel
- Word Construction