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 (1984)
You play the role of Bill Stickers, a billboard paster. You paste the billboards across town, to display the advertisements...
Game Boy Advance (2007)
Postman Pat and the Greendale Rocket is based on the famous TV cartoon series about happy and friendly Postman Pat...
Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1986)
Powerball is a platform game where you control a ball and collect chalices over eight levels as the screen scrolls...
Christmas Eve, 2200.The Delta Foundation has just finished the development of a cyborg unit which represents a new generation of...
Chaos ensues in the year 2191 as something goes wrong with the master computer that controls the entire planet. Player's...
Power Factor is an action-platformer starring the single campily-named hero, Redd Ace, fighting alien creatures known as the Ceegarians from...
Atari 2600 (2002)
You are Brian Mareck. Your father created a super computer to help mankind but when it was switched on, something...
The player is put in the role of Bruno, an anthropomorphic pig who has the task to defend his land...
Grab your skateboard and join PP for a wild ride in the park! The park is littered with various pickups...
Prankster 2: Budget Worx is a game in which a movie filming turns into a nightmare. The actors get lost...
Precision is a freeware side scroller about precision jumping. The player has to jump from rooftop to rooftop (collecting all...
Prehistoric is a platform game set in a prehistoric time.The player controls a dinosaur of a rare species. To rescue...
Game Boy (1996)
"Me hungry! Me want FOOD!!"You, Sam the caveman, are hungry. You travel through various levels, defeating enemies, to gain yourself...
The Pretender is the story of Laurence, a 19th-century stage magician whose act has gone wrong: tampering with an artifact...
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
- 93 Super Metroid
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 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