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.
Game Boy Advance (2004)
Action Man: Robot Atak is based on the direct-to-DVD animated film of the same name, in turn based on the...
Game Boy Color (2001)
Alex "Action Man" Mann makes a stop over onto the Game Boy Color where once again he must stop the...
ZX Spectrum (1986)
Action Reflex involves steering a bouncy ball through 75 screens of hazards. These include lakes, drains, daggers, and a network...
Action SuperCross is an action game with puzzle elements. The player drives a trial bike with semi-realistic physics through a...
Amstrad CPC (1986)
Activator is a side-view flick-screen maze game, where you control an Activator Pod sent into the Space Port Antari found...
ActRaiser is resurrected on the mobile platform. This version only focuses on the action elements of the original game. You...
Players control "The Master," a god-like spirit sent down from the heavens, and fight to eradicate evil from the land....
Xbox 360 (2010)
Acupwnture is a puzzle based board game similar to Tetris based on the movements of the Wu Xing in which...
The Gn'rthan people were peace loving and not warlike. Because of that they were ill equipped to deal with the...
Tea, tea, tea! It may come from the distant Ceylon or from the exotic Taiwan, but sugar is the essence!...
Atari 8-bit (1992)
Adax is an arcade adventure game where the player becomes a special agent, dispatched by the Earth military to the...
Xbox 360 (2010)
A Day at Grandma's House is a compilation of four games for children designed to improve hand/eye coordination that include...
ZX Spectrum (1985)
Bearded inventor Sir Clive Sinclair was so respected by users of his computer system that he even starred in this...
The Addams Family: Pugsley's Scavenger Hunt is a side-scrolling platformer based on the second animated TV series The Addams Family...
Game Boy (1992)
The Addams Family is a side-scrolling platformer based on the movie of the same name. The player takes the role...
TurboGrafx CD (1991)
Based on the Addams Family movie, this game is quite different from the other Addams Family variants. The player is...
Commodore 64 (1984)
AD Infinitum is a side view single screen shooter where you control a spacecraft that can move around the screen...
Play as characters from the Spielberg animated movie We're Back, based entirely on the preview trailer. Run and jump through...
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
- 95 Donkey Kong
- 94 World of Goo
- 94 World of Goo
- 94 Three Weeks in Paradise
- 94 Tetris
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.67 Ice Guys (1997)
- 4.63 Ganbare Goemon 2: Kiteretsu Shogun Magginesu (1993)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.61 Museum Madness (1994)
- 4.54 Mortal Kombat X (2015)
- 4.53 Strider 2 (1999)
- 4.53 Metal Slug: Anthology (2006)
- 4.52 Street Fighter X Tekken (2012)
- 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.