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.
Reaper Arena is a side-scrolling action game wherein the player takes the role of a nameless commando sent on missions...
Atari 8-bit (1987)
Guide Flip Ogart, a continually bouncing blob-like creature, through several maze-like dungeons in order to rescue all the other Ogarts...
Every gamer's restart key has disappeared without a trace. Now, no characters can respawn when they die, nor can they...
Red Beard on Gold Hunt is a side-scrolling platform puzzle game. The goal of each level is to reach the...
This is the first game in the Redcat series. It's very different from the later educational Redcat games aimed at...
This is the second Redcat game, similar to the first one. In this game, princess Dana has been kidnapped and...
RedCat Spookkasteel is a Dutch game in which RedCat (famous from educational games for primary school students) has to go...
REDDER is a platform game with a focus on exploration, reminiscent in design of the games of Nicklas Nygren. Players...
The player controls Red Beard, a running, jumping, and slicing protagonist on a mission to rescue innocent Junior from Fred...
Regular Show: Fist Punch is a beat'em-up brawler based on the Regular Show cartoon series by J. G. Quintel. Night...
Based on the Nickelodeon cartoon, Fire Dogs was one of the episodes in the first season and inspires this game...
Game Boy (1993)
Ren & Stimpy Show: Veediots! for the Game Boy is slightly different from its big brother on the SNES. Game...
Apple II (1984)
Simulated strategic war game players use a helicopter to attack enemy ground and air targets, and give air coverage for...
In Rescue: The Beagles the player controls animal activist Edwin or Nicole to rescue beagles who were part of a...
Residue is a 2D adventure game played as a side-scrolling platformer. The focus is entirely on the narrative and the...
Nintendo DS (2007)
Arino wants to be the greatest gamer in the world, but he's continually defeated by his friends at every new...
Game Boy Color (2001)
Return of the Ninja is a side-scrolling platformer with stealth elements set in Japan. On a day when Tsukikage and...
Commodore 64 (1986)
Edward Egg, from the planet Egg, leads a difficult life. Living on Egg is a real headache since all the...
In this long-awaited continuation of the Dark Castle series, you are Bryant, nephew of Prince Duncan who never returned from...
Game Boy Advance (2002)
Set in the mythical world of ancient Japan, players take on the role of ninja warrior Shinobi. To free the...
Reverse Boots is a platform puzzle game. The goal of each single screen level is to collect the key and...
This game comes at you with a Fantastic Voyage tale of a microsurgeon miniaturized to a near-microscopic scale in order...
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)
- 4.47 id: Anthology (1996)
- 4.46 Kirby Super Star Ultra (2008)
- 4.46 Sonic The Hedgehog Pocket Adventure (1999)
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