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 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...
PC Booter (1983), Game Boy (1992), Game Boy Color (1998), Commodore 64 (1983), Atari 2600 (1982), ColecoVision (1983), Intellivision (1983), Apple II (1983), Atari 5200 (1982), Atari 7800 (1987), Atari 8-bit (1982), VIC-20 (1983), TI-99/4A (1983), Browser (2010), BBC Micro (1983), Windows Phone (2011) and Arcade (1981)
In Centipede, the player is trapped in the Enchanted Forest. Armed with only a magic wand to ward off the...
The player controls a planetary salvage ship high above a planet. He/she must capture as many pods as possible before...
Amstrad CPC (1986)
Cerberus is the flagship of a pirate fleet - and the player is its captain. Unfortunately the crew sold it...
Chack'n Pop is considered a predecessor of Bubble Bobble. It is a platform game where a roundish yellow creature, named...
PlayStation 2 (2003)
ChainDive is a 3D side-scrolling action game, similar to Namco's Klonoa. The player controls Shark, a mysterious man clad in...
Chainsaw the Children features the muscular hockey mask dad from Dad 'n Me with hand drawn graphics from artist Dan...
Chalk is a freeware game where the player guides a nameless character through 6 side-scrolling levels. The character itself can...
Atari 2600 (1980)
In Challenge, players take control of a duck. The duck can only move vertically until it reaches the top or...
A side-scrolling, horse racing game with pixelated graphics. You race against a maximum of 7 other horses and must win...
In the land of Lorin, Lady Ninita has been kidnapped by the evil necromancer Demiwind. Sir Burkelot has to fight...
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.