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)
Sethron has kidnapped your young lady and taken her to his castle for experiments. You grab your skateboard and follow...
ZX Spectrum (1984)
Backpackers Guide to the Universe Part 1 is a sci-fi platform game which combines puzzle-solving elements and the management of...
Back to the Future Part II & III is a platform game based on the movies of the same name....
Bagman is an arcade platformer. The player controls the name-giving Bagman through several mine shaft levels composed of three screens...
Colour Genie (1984)
Bak Pak is a variant of the game Jetpac. It's a single screen shoot 'em up game where the player...
This game is a humorous "star simulation", or, better to say, a strategy game with elements of luck, in which...
TurboGrafx CD (1994)
The game is based on the comedy TV show Yoshimoto no Shinkigeki, which in its turn is based on a...
Balance is an educational game. In this game you have to solve different sorts of calculations within a given time...
Collect the lost games over 20 levels. Baldy is a platform game, written using AMOS and involves controlling your man...
Balloon Fight is a simple platform action game very similar to the better known NES title of the same name....
In Ball Revamped, the player navigates a four coloured ball from the top of the screen to the bottom. The...
The follow-up to Ball Revamped, Metaphysik has largely the same formula of a four-coloured ball navigating a place of high...
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...
Banana is a puzzle game based on the Mole Mole games, where you have to navigate a mole through various...
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,...
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 Ice Guys (1997)
- 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)
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