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 (1985)
In this game, players control Parky who has the task of collecting gold tokens before time runs out. He is...
It's something we've all suspected all along -- there's a Dungeon full of deadly traps out there somewhere, and you...
Deep in the Xon system lies a source of absolute power, protected by dangerous creatures known as the Octaxon. Weighing...
Atari 2600 (1983)
This tape contains five two or four player games in one package. They are:Bop a Buggy: Drive your buggy through...
Up until recently, the seven sins ruled over all the mortal desires. They escaped the wrath of the angels by...
Norumbega was a peaceful land. But all is not well in Norumbega as, Fang Duck, the evil ruler of the...
Amstrad CPC (1985)
Historically, attack of Japanese Forces on the U.S. base at Pearl Harbour in 7 December, 1941 involved the U.S. in...
In this platform game, you play Pekka, a rooster from Finland set out to rescue the chickens that were stolen...
SEGA Master System (1987)
In Penguin Land, you must control a penguin trying to get his (her?) egg down to the bottom of the...
Pepe Śrubokręcik is a platform arcade game where the player must collect designated number of screws on each level to...
In this game the player takes the role of Pepper Man, a meerkat, who has to cross the land of...
Permonie is a puzzle platformer. The story revolves around a Dwarf who tries to save his king Permon XXVII. The...
Perspective is an experimental game in which the player must guide a two-dimensional character through a three-dimensional environment. Inside the...
When Ronnie the Super Rat radiates earth with a pest beam from his moon base, the world leaders' only hope...
ZX Spectrum (1986)
Phantomas is a Jet Set Willy-influenced platform game consisting of 80 rooms. The task is to reach a millionaire's mansion...
Pharaoh's Ascent is an action / puzzle game in an Egyptian tomb setting. It is a platform game where you...
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