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.
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...
BBC Micro (1983)
Plankwalk is a platform game where the player controls Scaffolding Sid whose planks goes berserk and start moving around. The...
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...
Platformines is a retro-styled procedurally generated platform shooter with rogue-like elements. Trapped in the mines your mission is to collect...
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...
Plexu: The Time Travellers is 2D side scrolling shoot em up platform game. The player controls Plexu - green-haired guy...
Plexu: The Time Travellers is a DOS conversion of the Amiga title of the same name. The gameplay remains unchanged...
At one day, Plok awakes to find out that his flag has been stolen. He spots it on a neighboring...
In this game you play Plue, a character from the Rave Master / Groove Adventure Rave manga and anime series...
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)
- 4.54 Rise of the Tomb Raider (2015)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 4.50 Cave Story (2010)
- 4.49 Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia (2008)
- 4.47 FEZ (2012)
- 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
- 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