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.
Xbox 360 (2011)
Akai Katana is a top-down shooter with the Bullet Hell play style, meaning the ship has a specific area called...
An homage to a bygone era of computer gaming, Akimbo: Kung-Fu Hero is a 2D side-scrolling platform game. Akimbo takes...
Akuji the Demon is a 2D platformer in the Metroidvania style. The protagonist is Akuji, a very powerful, pink vampire...
In this game, you play the role of a little boy who is given a very important assignment by a...
Sideways scrolling shoot em up, where you control a genie in a magic lamp to blast your way through the...
ZX Spectrum (1984)
Alcatraz Harry is a maze game. The player takes on the role of a prisoner named Harry, who must escape...
ZX Spectrum (1984)
You play an Alchemist (no surprise there) who is aiming to kill a wizard. To do this, he must collect...
In Alchemy, Ronald the Pixie wants to create the fabled Philosopher's Stone, but lacks the knowledge to do it. Luckily,...
You are Aldo (who for some reason looks incredibly like Mario of Donkey Kong). Your mission is to successfully reach...
Aldo's Assault is the third game in the Aldo series of platform games. This title leads through ten more boards...
The year is 2020, and global depression has descended upon the societies of the Earth. When humans least expect it,...
We were in a small planet (perfectly round), called "Balloon", inhabited by the Pelotos Amarillos, also spherical. All was peace...
Alex Gordon is a cat who wears a hat and wrangler-like clothes. While exploring a tropical island he and his...
SEGA Master System (1989)
A new arcade has hit town, and Alex and his friends decide to check it out. Sadly, they have no...
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.