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.
Pitman shares its general idea with an identically-named Game Boy title, although it isn't directly based on the latter. This...
ZX Spectrum (1983)
Pitman Seven is a traditional platformer arcade game taking place in a gold mine in Africa. There was an underground...
Pivot is a puzzle platforming game where the goal is to collect all 49 treasure chests spread out across rooms...
Xbox 360 (2009)
Pixel the Cat has gotten bored, and decides to leave the house and head off for the city to meet...
PlayStation 3 (2008)
In PixelJunk Eden you control an arguably weird creature called a Grimp whose purpose is to expand the garden in...
This PC release combines the PS3 game PixelJunk Eden and its DLC PixelJunk Eden Encore into a single game, offering...
PlayStation 3 (2009)
PixelJunk Eden Encore is DLC for PixelJunk Eden. It introduces five new gardens and backgrounds for the game, as well...
Xbox 360 (2010)
"Lost on a far away planet... Thank God I brought my gun!"Pixelkiller is a deliberately retro-style action platformer where the...
Xbox 360 (2009)
Pixel Man is a minimalist retro platforming game in which the goal is to get Pixel Man to the exit...
Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1985)
Things aren't going well for Luigi, production at the bakery has halted so he is unable to make his Pizza...
A pizza delivery guy is in love with a girl named Betty. He's going about his careless job, delivering in...
The colonization of space goes well, but there are not enough humans to do all the work. So scientists engineered...
Something has gone wrong at a far-flung future archaeological dig; a Plasma Warrior has been called in to clean up...
Xbox 360 (2010)
The princess has been kidnapped, and someone needs to rescue her. Of course, there's a valiant knight who is perfectly...
Atari ST (1992)
Platform Capers is a Donkey-Kong style platform game where the aim is to collect four keys and make the way...
Platformerius: The Ninja Incident is a free platform game. It is completely controlled via keyboard. Since it consists of only...
Platform Heels is a single player, shareware, platform game in which the player controls a robot called 'Heels'The object of...
Plat Man is an enhanced variant of Pac-Man. By controlling the yellow hero the player must find a number of...
Playground 21 is a platformer (or ladder game as it's described on the cover). It consists of a number of...
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)
- 4.67 The Tomb Raider Trilogy (2011)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.56 Pac-Man World 3 (2005)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 4.50 Cave Story (2010)
- 4.50 FEZ (2012)
- 4.48 Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia (2008)
- 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
- 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