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.
Atari ST (1991)
Blokdrop is a one player Tetris clone. Block falls down from the top in formations of four at a time....
Set in the future, competitive sport is outlawed and becomes the pursuit of an underground network of the world's greatest...
Taking its cue from a notorious scene courtesy of director Peter Jackson's zombie splatterfest Dead Alive, this game puts the...
Nintendo 64 (2000)
This platformer with a Blues Brothers theme loosely follows the plot of the film. You have to escape the prison...
Blue Star is a game for the unexpanded VIC-20 in a similar vein to other open-ended platform games like Metroid,...
BMX Bike Ride & Run is a free-to-play BMX game. The goal is to avoid obstacles on your way to...
Commodore 64 (1994)
Bobix lives a quiet and peaceful life as an apprentice magician on the island Texul. After the Queen of the...
Help Bob and his team to build a park! Enjoy 10 different activities including: Build a Park with Bob -...
In this platform game a little green ball (called "Blob") has to destroy all stones. They can be destroyed by...
Commodore 64 (1992)
Bod the Alien's children have been kidnapped and taken to three different time periods on Earth. Egyptian pyramid, medieval castle...
Boggy '84 is one of those games of which countless numbers were made in the early eighties during the homecomputer...
The Bogus Guru is a collection of four mini-games designed by the Foltz brothers. The games are laid out across...
Commodore 64 (1984)
You are being haunted by Bogymen and the only way to keep them at bay is to keep the lights...
Commodore 64 (1989)
You are Boris the Big Ball of Bollardia and you are attempting to escape from the Planet Phweeesh by bouncing...
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)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 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)
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]
- 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