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.
APF MP1000/Imagination Machine (1978)
Boxing is a recreation of the sport viewed from a side view perspective. The player can move the boxer forward...
Two contenders fight themselves for 15 rounds with body punches, feints and hard shots to the head. Victory is decided...
Box Ranger is a horizontally scrolling shoot-em-up and a parody of Soft Action's own Fox Ranger. The player controls a...
Boyz Don't Cry is a Polish adventure game, a loose sequel to the popular Polish comedy movie "Chłopaki nie płaczą"....
This is a side-scrolling shoot-'em-up, in the style of Gradius. You play as a helicopter gunship, and when you enter...
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...
A 3D tic-tac-toe, written to run on a standard Amiga Intuition screen in a multitask-friendly manner. The game is mouse-driven...
One of several adaptations of the 1992 film version of the classic vampire tale, the Amiga version is a side-scrolling...
SEGA CD (1993)
Loosely based on the 1992 film of the same name, players take the role of Jonathan Harker whose mission is...
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)
Brave Dwarves is a fantasy platform game where you control one of two Dwarves fighting against 'The Great Evil' that...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 Super Mario Bros. 3
- 95 World of Goo
- 95 Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
- 95 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 95 Pitfall II: Lost Caverns
- 94 World of Goo
- 94 World of Goo
- 94 Three Weeks in Paradise
- 94 Tetris
- 94 Tekken 3
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.63 Ganbare Goemon 2: Kiteretsu Shogun Magginesu (1993)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.61 Museum Madness (1994)
- 4.61 Super Mario Maker (2015)
- 4.57 Blazing Star (1998)
- 4.53 Mortal Kombat X (2015)
- 4.53 Metal Slug: Anthology (2006)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 4.52 Mega Man V (1994)
- 4.51 Action Soccer (1995)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.