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.
ZX Spectrum (1984)
The back story to this game is that as the last remaining member of the human race it's your task...
Sharp X68000 (1995)
Buster is a Japanese doujin platform game that's clearly been heavily influenced by Arcade platformers of the late 1980s, like...
In this new chapter of the story McCoy encounters a rival treasure hunter, Ella Windstorm, the last woman of the...
McCoy was a treasure hunter who got hired by Hex Hatfield to find the Thorned Emerald. Little did he know...
Atari 2600 (1983)
You must catch pastries from six conveyor belts before they fall on the floor. Each pastry caught is boxed and...
Calamari Cubes is a single player freeware platform game featuring Nigel the Squid, aka 'The Eight Armed Arnie' because he's...
California Games X is a mobile game based on Epyx' series of extreme sports games. The game consists of seven...
Commodore 64 (1987)
In this game, players control Calvin, whose task is to rid the caverns of various enemies including flying robot hats...
This freeware remake of the Spanish platform game from 1985 replaces the 8-bit graphics and sounds with modern, enhanced assets...
TurboGrafx CD (1993)
Camp California is the second and last game based on the short-lived multimedia property of the same name, featuring a...
Linux (2015), Windows (2015), Commodore 64 (2011), PSP (2012), Macintosh (2015), PlayStation 3 (2012), Browser (2009), iPhone (2009), Android (2012), iPad (2010), PS Vita (2012), Ouya (2013), GameStick (2013) and tvOS (2015)
Canabalt is a daring escape game set in an industrialized city. Players control a man in a suit who is...
The second PSP Capcom Classics Collection contains 19 Capcom games. Game sharing is supported and some can be played with...
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