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.
The Axe is back... with twice the force and twice the fury of 1989's "Videogame of the Year"! This time...
You are the mighty warrior Gogan, whose village has been required by the Jagu tribe to give a human sacrifice...
Nintendo DS (2008)
It's another peaceful day in the kingdom of Pufftop. Starfy was having a nap, when all of a sudden, there...
Once there was only one continent in the world. It was populated by magicians. At first they lived in peace,...
Nintendo DS (2008)
While being transported to the Iga village, the secret princess Kirihime is kidnapped by the evil Yoshiro Yukikusa, commander of...
You play Kage, a skillful ninja in search of rescuing Princess Kiri from the hands of the warlord Yoshi. Armed...
Legend of Makai is a 2D arcade platform game set in a fantasy world. A princess has been kidnapped by...
The Legend of Princess is a one-level arcade interpretation of Zelda. Players control Link as the main character in a...
Commodore 64 (1986)
You are the famous sailor Sinbad and on a voyage you managed to get kidnapped by the evil Sultan Salabim...
The story begins with Spyro playing with his friend Sparx in the swamps, when they're attacked by some unknown creatures....
Game Boy Advance (2006)
When the Dark Master attacked the sacred temple, the Fire Guardian, Ignitus, could only manage to save one of the...
Nintendo DS (2007)
The Legend of Spyro: The Eternal Night is part of the Legend of Spyro trilogy and continues on the story...
After the first episode, where Spyro and Sparx freed Cynder from the Dark Masters sphere of influence, Cynder the she-dragon...
Game Boy Advance (2007)
In this second version since the series restart, you are attempting to take out Gaul, the Ape King. The GBA...
Commodore 64 (1984)
Legend of the Knucker-Hole Starring Jet-Boot Jack is a sequel to the game Jet-Boot Jack where once again you play...
Acorn 32-bit (1992)
The Legend of the Lost Temple is a platformer that takes place in the rain forest of Peru where an...
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)
- 4.48 A Boy and His Blob (2009)
- 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]
- 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