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.
Game Boy (1993)
Bamse, the strongest bear in the world, is a popular Swedish cartoon figure created by Rune Andréasson in 1962. This...
In Banana, you are a round little thing on the Amazonas river, hunted by the man-eating Boconda tribe. A bit...
Public domain games that are ‘influenced’ by famous games of the past usually come under one of three categories. Some...
In the great Banana kingdom, the Banana nation possesses a great symbol of prosperity - a big banana. One day,...
Game Boy Advance (2003)
Gruntilda has returned to create more havoc for Banjo and Kazooie. In their first handheld adventure, the two must again...
Xbox 360 (2008)
After ten years in retirement, Banjo the bear and his breegull pal, Kazooie, have stacked on the weight due to...
Banzai is a simplistic shooter game. The player controls a dug-in tank and must shoot at the attacking soldiers/tanks. Enemies...
Game Boy (1992)
In Barbie Game Girl, Barbie must gather an outfit in preparation for her date with Ken. She'll have to jump...
Barney Mouse is a single-screen platform arcade game. The player controls a mouse named Barney. Barney must find keys to...
Barney is a friendly dinosaur who likes playing with children. One day Barney and his little friends decide to play...
Nintendo DS (2008)
Barnyard Blast is a 2D side-scrolling platform game in the "run and gun"-vein. Controls are primarily with the D-pad and...
This game was made to promote the Barraki, characters from LEGO BIONICLE's 2007 line. The player chooses to play as...
Game Boy (1991)
Bart and Lisa Simpson have been sent to the worst summer camp of all time: Camp Deadly. The camp is...
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)
- 4.48 Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia (2008)
- 4.47 FEZ (2012)
- 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