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.
Krazy Kong is a single screen platform game based on the arcade game Donkey Kong where you have to rescue...
Commodore 64 (1983)
Krazy Kong is a single screen platformer loosely based on the arcade game Donkey Kong where you have to rescue...
Krebswelte is an action game, created as an entry into TIGSource's "Procedural Generation" competition. The player controls a mercenary who,...
The Krion Empire chose the year 1999 in which to stage an invasion of earth. The planet's defenses were no...
Atari 8-bit (1993)
Krucjata is a platform game. Agent Hardin arrives in a boat to the island to recover the documents and chest...
SEGA Master System (1988)
Kujakuō is based on the comic by the same name, published in Young Jump in the late eighties and drawn...
Commodore 64 (1993)
Kulfon w krainie złego demona is a platform adventure game. Kulfon's fiancée was kidnapped and imprisoned in the castle. The...
Kungfu Charles is a freeware game that was included on the cover disc of the UK Amiga magazine 'The One'...
Nintendo DSi (2011)
Xbox 360 (2013)
Kung-Fu: High Impact is the successor to Kung-Fu: Live. The game concept is largely identical, but while the first game...
SEGA Master System (1987)
The wicked Madanda has just awakened from a sleep of several thousand years, and as the hero, your job is...
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....
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 Super Mario Odyssey
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy
- 96 Super Mario Bros. 3
- 96 Shadow of the Colossus
- 95 Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
- 95 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 95 Super Mario 64
- 95 Pitfall II: Lost Caverns
- 95 Donkey Kong
- 94 Super Mario World
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)
- 4.53 Strider 2 (1999)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 4.50 Ninja Gaiden (1992)
- 4.50 Super Mario Maker (2015)
- 4.48 Rise of the Tomb Raider (2015)
- 4.45 Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crack in Time (2009)
- 4.45 Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia (2008)
- 4.45 Cave Story (2010)
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
- Puzzle elements
- 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