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.
Camputers Lynx (1983)
Dam Buster is a side view single screen game where you are a pilot from the 617 Squadron in World...
SEGA Master System (1990)
Long ago, in the distant land of Moralos, in a time when vast jungles still covered the Earth, an evil...
Dance Aerobics is a chance to get fit by following the movements of an aerobics instructor.Players use side B of...
Copping a faux "engrish" translation-from-Japanese, this game puts the player in the dancing shoes of Data East's emblematic circus stongman...
Dan! Da! Dan! is a freeware game that combines ideas from traditional vertical shooters with color-matching titles like Mr. Driller....
ZX Spectrum (1986)
A licensed game based around the cult comic strip character, recreating his daring attempts to defeat Mekon and save the...
Commodore 64 (1986)
While recording an episode of "This is Your Life" in honour of you, Dan Dare, Earth receives communication from an...
Amstrad CPC (1986)
Dan Dare: Pilot of the Future is based on Britain's classic comic strip space hero. The CPC version shares the...
Dan's girlfriend disappears when he least expects it, and now he's trapped in the world of video games! You control...
Da New Guys is a three headed wrestling team consisting of Simon, Brain and Defender. As the league manager announces...
Brain, one of the trio of fighters making up the wrestling team "Da New Guys" starts the game by winning...
Behind the Dangerdesque is a "roomisodic" game where the player steps into the shoes of Dangeresque, a character from the...
Dangerous Dave is back in this gory and macabre side-scrolling action game. Battle wolves and other man-killing creatures with your...
Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1986)
After 112 years of design and building by The Galactic Patrol, a prototype of the fighter/reconnaissance ship XT/99 has been...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 World of Goo
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 96 SoulCalibur
- 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
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.