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.
Acorn 32-bit (1993)
Asylum is a platformer where the player enters the brain of young man called Sigmund. Sigmund has his share of...
Atari 2600 (2005)
Santa's reindeer have gotten lost and he must find them. The problem is that while he was an accomplished athlete...
This i-mode game for the FOMA90x platform is the direct sequel to the 1986 arcade game Athena. After the events...
You play a child on a metro-cross-like dash across an obstacle course with a time limit. Your physical prowess is...
Atlantis Oceans is a side-scrolling action game that takes place underwater. As the explorer Francesca Carlyle, you visit diving locations...
Atlantyda is a classic platform game. The player must find 160 diamonds scattered around the castle in order to save...
Game Boy Advance (2005)
It's tough being an intergalactic superhero when you've got to finish your homework and make it in time to the...
Atomic Butcher is a freeware, post-apocalyptic platform shooter with gameplay similar to Abuse, where the main character is a survivor...
In 2002 an earthquake strikes right in the middle of a nuclear reactor. To clear up the disaster a robot...
This game is a tribute to the rolling boulder of the 1981 movie Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the...
PlayStation 4 (2015)
PlayStation 4 (2016)
Based off the cartoon show of the same name, Attack of the Killer Tomatoes places young Chad Finletter on a...
Game Boy (1992)
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes is a standard platformer based on the cartoon series of the same name (which itself...
Aunt Arctic Adventure is a platform game in which the player must guide Charlie the chimp through the levels to...
Atari 8-bit (1993)
Aurum is a timed action platform game. The player's task is to collect the coins scattered randomly around the castle....
Inspired by the novel The Neverending Story by Michael Ende, Auryn Quest combines 3D adventure and puzzle-solving with arcade "jump...
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:
- 4.67 The Tomb Raider Trilogy (2011)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.61 Super Mario Maker (2015)
- 4.56 Pac-Man World 3 (2005)
- 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 Kirby Super Star Ultra (2008)
- 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