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.
Atomic Butcher is a freeware, post-apocalyptic platform shooter with gameplay similar to Abuse, where the main character is a survivor...
In 2002 an earthquake strikes right in the middle of a nuclear reactor. To clear up the disaster a robot...
This game is a tribute to the rolling boulder of the 1981 movie Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the...
ZX Spectrum (1986)
A Trick of the Tale is a platformer of the Manic Miner variant: the player character must collect all music...
PlayStation 4 (2015)
PlayStation 4 (2016)
Game Boy (1992)
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes is a standard platformer based on the cartoon series of the same name (which itself...
Based off the cartoon show of the same name, Attack of the Killer Tomatoes places young Chad Finletter on a...
Aunt Arctic Adventure is a platform game in which the player must guide Charlie the chimp through the levels to...
Atari 8-bit (1993)
Aurum is a timed action platform game. The player's task is to collect the coins scattered randomly around the castle....
Inspired by the novel The Neverending Story by Michael Ende, Auryn Quest combines 3D adventure and puzzle-solving with arcade "jump...
Au Sable is a horror-themed, side-scrolling platform shooter and the sequel to All Our Friends Are Dead. It is likely...
Game Boy Color (2000)
A collection of games and features based on the Austin Powers movie series. Included on the cart are Austin inspired...
Game Boy Color (2000)
Dr. Evil, the villain that dogs Austin Powers, now has his own video game. Following the same footsteps as Austin...
Australo Piticus Mechanicus is a platform game exclusively published on the Amiga. The player has to guide the protagonist named...
Autobots is a platform game, where your player is a magnet for robots due to certain reasons. The reason for...
Commodore 64 (1985)
This is the game based on the 80's TV series of the same name. Automan is a Tron style computer...
Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1987)
"You are trapped on a supposedly dead moon and your only means of escape is to drive your small highly...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 Super Mario Odyssey
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy
- 96 Super Mario Bros. 3
- 96 Shadow of the Colossus
- 95 Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
- 95 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 95 Super Mario 64
- 95 Pitfall II: Lost Caverns
- 95 Donkey Kong
- 94 Super Mario World
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)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.53 Strider 2 (1999)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 4.50 Ninja Gaiden (1992)
- 4.50 Super Mario Maker (2015)
- 4.48 Rise of the Tomb Raider (2015)
- 4.45 Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crack in Time (2009)
- 4.45 Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia (2008)
- 4.45 Cave Story (2010)
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
- Puzzle elements
- 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