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 (1988)
Earth is in trouble and requires a pulsebomb which is being delivered to Earth by the cargo ship Dreadnought Nine....
Psychiatric is a variant of Space Panic. Like the original arcade game, it's a single screen platform game where the...
Psycho Dream is a side-scrolling action game with light platforming elements, similar in style to Valis games, though less story-driven....
SEGA Master System (1989)
Psycho Fox is a platform game where you play a fox and you must get through seven worlds, consisting of...
Psycho-Nics Oscar is a 2D platform-shooting game. The player controls a powerful mecha (giant Japanese robot), named Oscar. He fights...
Psycho Waluigi is an unlicensed freeware game made by Thunder Dragon starring Nintendo's character Waluigi as he tries to take...
This pool simulator is set in the Pub. You may direct the white ball by moving the cross cursor on...
ZX Spectrum (1984)
You as 'Pud Pud', a Pac Man like being with razor teeth, little legs and wings instead of ears, have...
PuffBOMB is a free physics based puzzle game somewhat similar to The Incredible Machine. Using the mouse, you place and...
PulseCharge is a 2D arcade, speedrun-oriented platform game. There is no story or background. The player controls a character who...
2D run-and-jump platform games had their run at market dominance (thank you, Super Mario) but to make a splash with...
Punishment: The Punishing is the sequel to Punishment. It is a masochistic platformer where the player is constantly punished for...
Punky Duck is a combination of shoot-em-up, platform and adventure games where the titular young hero finds himself alone on...
Punky Skunk is a side scrolling platformer where the titular skunk has to rescue his friends from a mad wolf...
PlayStation 3 (2013)
Kutaro is a little boy taken away by the evil Moon Bear King. He must escape the king's castle and...
In Puppy Fetch your master throws a stick and you (a puppy) need to find the stick and bring it...
The Purring Quest is a 2D side-scrolling platformer which features hand drawn artwork and an orchestral soundtrack. The player controls...
Nintendo 3DS (2011)
Pushmo is a puzzle game in the vain of titles such as ChuChu Rocket! or Picross 3D in that it...
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)
- 4.52 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
- Interactive Fiction with Graphics [DEPRECATED]
- 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