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.
Nintendo DSi (2012)
Achievement Unlocked is a game that centers around meta-gaming, as in, the gameplay isn't what matters in this game, instead,...
Achievement Unlocked 2 is an expansion of the concept of its predecessor, in which the player controls an elephant walking...
In Achilles, the player takes control of the famed Achilles in a side-scrolling hack-and-slash game where the main goal of...
BBC Micro (1984)
Acid Drops is a fixed screen shoot 'em up where the player can move left and right along the bottom...
Zombocalypse has come, and as one of the last survivors, the president of the USA, the player must try to...
Acornsoft Games Pack 3 is a collection of three games. Rat Trap is a two player action game where each...
Acornsoft Games Pack 7 is a collection of three games. Green Things is a text based strategy game where the...
Acornsoft Games Pack 9 is a collection of three games. Snapper is a Pac-Man variant. The player controls Snapper through...
Acrobatic Dog-Fight is a side view shooter where the screen scrolls when you move the plane and your mission is...
Commodore PET/CBM (1982)
Acrobat II is a variant of Circus/Clowns that is very similar to the Commodore 64 and VIC 20 versions. In...
In Act-Fancer: Cybernetick Hyper Weapon, the player takes the role of a cyborg who has to kill a lot of...
Action 52 features 52 different games in a single cartridge. The games are selected from one of three menus and...
Action 52 features 52 different games in a single cartridge. Some of them are the same as those included with...
Xbox 360 (2010)
Action Arcade Wrestling is as the title suggests a arcade style wrestling game that allows the player to customize his...
In Action Cat, the player takes the role of a humanoid cat which has to destroy a toothpaste factory. It...
Action Cyborg is a short (the game was released with only three levels) 2D platform/action game that takes the player...
Action Fist is a side-scrolling, 2D platform game with a graphical style reminiscent of titles from the late eighties, early...
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 Metal Slug: Anthology (2006)
- 4.57 Blazing Star (1998)
- 4.53 Mortal Kombat X (2015)
- 4.53 Strider 2 (1999)
- 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.