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.
Jupiter Ace (1982)
Cavern Attack is a side view scrolling game where you control a submarine, moving up or down, to destroy as...
Apple IIgs (1987)
Cavern Cobra is a shoot 'em up that is similar to Scramble but with no scrolling. A dangerous terrorist has...
Apple II (1984)
You are in a spaceship and are "cleaning up" a new planet we've found so it's safe to colonize it....
Atari 8-bit (1990)
Cavernia is a platform game, set in a cave. As Teddy Arklethorpe, the player has to complete sixteen levels; finishing...
Commodore 64 (1984)
The Torms and the invading Humans don't like each other. Spotting a quick buck you have decided to take both...
Commodore 64 (1986)
On the planet Rydthar, the inhabitants call themselves Earthlings and they have been forced to leave the planet and settle...
Commodore 64 (1984)
Caves of 64 is a side view horizontal shooter where the screen scrolls from right to left constantly, and you...
Nintendo 3DS (2012)
Cave Story is a re-release of the original Cave Story and meant to replace the 2010 DSi version. As technical...
The WiiWare version of Cave Story is an updated version of the original game. The visuals have been updated to...
Nintendo 3DS (2011)
Cave Story 3D is an enhanced remake of Cave Story and the first version for the 3DS platform. The most...
TRS-80 CoCo (1986)
The sequel to Downland, Cave Walker more than doubled the number of playable levels. Also new is a practice mode...
BBC Micro (1986)
Cavey is a fixed screen shoot 'em up with a prehistoric setting. The game takes place in the Valley of...
Cédric: Chen a disparu! is a game inspired by the Cédric comics series. Cédric's girlfriend Chen has disappeared. You will...
Cell Block A is a two-player death match game set in a prison, there are several levels to pick from....
Centuries ago, man and horse were the best friends. They both loved each other, and everyone was happy, until one...
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
- 95 Pitfall II: Lost Caverns
- 94 World of Goo
- 94 Three Weeks in Paradise
- 94 Tekken 3
- 94 Super Mario World
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)
- 4.55 Super Mario Maker (2015)
- 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)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.