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.
Nintendo DS (2006)
Tomb Raider: Legend for Nintendo DS is a rather different game than its console brethren. It retains the plot and...
Game Boy Advance (2006)
The GBA version of Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend is a side-scrolling platform game more similar to the DS version...
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider - Legend: Tokyo is a mobile game version of Lara Craft: Tomb Raider - Legend. As...
Larax & Zaco is a platform game. Each level takes place in and around a building with bonus items scattered...
Xbox 360 (2011)
LaserCat returns home one day to find that his owl friend Owlfriend has been kidnapped by the evil magic space...
Apple IIgs (1989)
Two Marines find themselves under the power of an evil alien presence on a planet they are attempting to survey....
The Last Airbender is an 3D action adventure game with platform elements released alongside the live action movie of the...
Xbox 360 (2013)
Bennetor is attacked by forces from the neighbouring, and so far allied, kingdom Variste. After protecting his/her home, the player...
PlayStation 4 (2016)
The Last Guardian is a 3D platform game with puzzle elements set in a fantasy world. The story centers around...
In the age of King Arthur and his Round Table, Merlin and the king send out a call for a...
The Last Soldier is a platform shooter game. The main goal of the player is to turn on four reactors...
Iris Livier is an offspring of a Derr, member of a race of demigods with superior power, and a human....
Help archaeologist Sir Johnson to discover the treasure of Tutankhamen in 50 platform levels. To travel between areas, you have...
LayLa is on a mission to rescue her friend Iris from an evil doctor who has kidnapped her. This mission...
Commodore 64 (1994)
Lazarus is a platform game, where you control a soldier whose mission is to collect 5 items scattered around 5...
Lazarus is a platform game with some adventure elements. The action takes place in a not specified future. The story...
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:
- 4.69 Lode Runner On-Line: The Mad Monks' Revenge (1995)
- 4.67 The Tomb Raider Trilogy (2011)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.56 Pac-Man World 3 (2005)
- 4.55 Super Mario Maker (2015)
- 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 FEZ (2012)
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