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 (1991)
San Francisco 2016. A series of earthquakes has damaged several nuclear power plants, and the subsequent nuclear contamination has forced...
This is an updated version of Another World for the 15th anniversary of the original game. The basic resolution of...
Linux (2014), Windows (2013), Macintosh (2013), PlayStation 3 (2014), iPhone (2011), Android (2012), iPad (2011), Nintendo 3DS (2014), PS Vita (2014), Wii U (2014), PlayStation 4 (2014), Xbox One (2014) and Ouya (2013)
This is an updated version of Another World for the 20th anniversary of the original game, five years after the...
Antagony is a 2D versus fighting game with cartoon graphics. The game features seven characters with standard and special attacks,...
ZX Spectrum (2012)
Antiquity Jones is a platform game where the player, as the titular adventurer, must locate the lost chalice of Koo-Ram...
Game Boy Color (1999)
Antz is a side-scrolling platformer based on the movie of the same name. You take the role of Z, and...
Windows 3.x (1994)
While in Arizona, USA you enter the house of 65 years old Reynold and Viola and meet 18 characters who...
Aoi Blink is a side-scrolling platformer based on the TV anime series of the same name. The five levels are...
Apachacha is a side-scrolling action game with light platforming elements, starring a Native American warrior who must save the land...
Specter, a popular attraction at the amusement park, has been transformed from a mild-mannered monkey into a scheming simian through...
PlayStation 2 (2005)
Specter is back once again in the third main game in the Ape Escape series. With the help of a...
There's trouble brewing at the zoo! An albino monkey called Specter got his paws on a Peak Point Helmet, making...
Apocalypse 3000 is a side-scrolling platform game set in the year 3081. Planet X-14 in the Uricane solar has been...
A compilation of 15 games, all shareware versions, by Apogee: Bio Menace Commander Keen: Goodbye, Galaxy! Commander Keen 1: Marooned...
Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1985)
Apollo 16 has crashed and scattered into 16 pieces on the moon and it is your mission to retrieve all...
Xbox 360 (2010)
Apple Jack places you in the shoes of the apple headed hero of the game - Jack, who's beloved pet...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy
- 96 Super Mario Bros. 3
- 95 Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
- 95 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 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)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.61 Super Mario Maker (2015)
- 4.56 Pac-Man World 3 (2005)
- 4.53 Strider 2 (1999)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 4.50 Metal Slug 5 (2003)
- 4.50 Cave Story (2010)
- 4.50 Ninja Gaiden (1992)
- 4.49 Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia (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