DescriptionThese games use a traditional “platforming” viewpoint where the action is seen from the side. This perspective can be used for 2D as well as 3D games, both scrolling and static.
Sharp X1 (1985)
The protagonist of the game was sent on the spaceship Zeppelin to a supposedly deserted planet. However, upon entering its...
Xbox 360 (2010)
Bob has a big problem: He is trapped in his own mind! To regain his sanity, he needs to solve...
Coleco Adam (1990)
Brainstorm is a falling blocks puzzle game that mixes traditional Tetris gameplay with the word guessing of Hangman. Like in...
SEGA CD (1993)
Loosely based on the 1992 film of the same name, players take the role of Jonathan Harker whose mission is...
One of several adaptations of the 1992 film version of the classic vampire tale, the Amiga version is a side-scrolling...
B.Rap Boys is a 2D side-scrolling beat 'em-up game that puts players in the shoes of either a roller skater,...
ZX Spectrum (1988)
This is a game made exclusively for Sinclair User magazine by the developers of Joe Blade and Deviants.The plot of...
Brat'ja Piloty: Zagadka atlanticheskoj sel'di is the seventh entry in the Pilot Brothers series of games based on the popular...
Nintendo 3DS (2017)
Brawlin' Sailor is a short beat 'em up game which tells a humorous story about dreams and reality. The player...
As soon as the Hermes, a prototype dimension-crossing starship arrived at its destination's orbit, the mining colony of G-54, it...
What do you get when you combine a Paddle game like Arkanoid and a 3D Shooter game like Doom? You...
Break It is a Break Out variant. Destroy blocks in 140 levels with the help of more than 50 power-ups...
Bringing the art of Breakout-cloning to Tandy 1000 BASIC, Breakoff provides yet another account of the age-old enmity between orb...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 World of Goo
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 95 World of Goo
- 95 Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
- 95 Super Mario Bros. 3
- 94 World of Goo
- 94 Three Weeks in Paradise
- 94 Tekken 3
- 94 Super Mario World
- 94 Super Mario Bros.
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)
- 4.63 Ganbare Goemon 2: Kiteretsu Shogun Magginesu (1993)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.61 Museum Madness (1994)
- 4.60 Blazing Star (1998)
- 4.53 Mortal Kombat X (2015)
- 4.53 Metal Slug: Anthology (2006)
- 4.52 The Book of Unwritten Tales: The Critter Chronicles (2011)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 4.52 Mega Man V (1994)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.