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.
SEGA Master System (1991)
Agi Gongyong Dooly is an auto-scrolling shooter based on the Korean cartoon Dooly the Little Dinosaur. The protagonist is a...
This horizontally-scrolling shoot 'em up features six long levels, all with detailed and mellow background graphics, aiming for a less...
A Good Day to Die Hard is a 2D side-scrolling action game based on A Good Day to Die Hard,...
Ainevoltas is a small freeware 2D platformer with some very minor RPG elements. Players control Justin as he needs to...
Ainevoltas II is a 2D platformer with minor RPG elements. It is the sequel to the earlier game Ainevoltas, but...
Commodore PET/CBM (1979)
Air Attack is a one-key action game; the player has to drop bombs to clear all blocks so it can...
In this variation on the well-known theme, the player sets off to the skies to inflict damage on the unsuspecting...
The Federation of Intergalactic Powers is under threat by gigantic fortress spaceships which have suddenly appeared and destroyed nearby civilization....
STORY Use your helicopter to land and save civilians in need while destroying any and all enemy hostiles in the...
Atari 2600 (1982)
The player is trapped in a crashed nuclear submarine which has begun taking on water. They need to escape by...
Compucolor II (1979)
Air Raid is a collection of four games. The title game Air Raid is a shooting game where the player...
SEGA Master System (1992)
Air Rescue is similar to Choplifter!. You are a pilot of a helicopter and the object is to rescue hostages...
Atari 2600 (1977)
Air-Sea Battle is basically a target shooting game. On most settings, you are positioned at the bottom of the screen...
Atari 8-bit (1982)
Planet Cyclon's military force is centred in fortress Gemini. They are overpowering your people in an ongoing war - only...
Airstrike is a sidescrolling shooter featuring an Apache-like helicopter, taking part in a series of missions in a war between...
Following the previous AirStrike game, the N.I.T.O. terrorists' main plan was defeated. However their terrorism remains a threat and when...
A mysterious terrorist organization named N.I.T.O. has alarmed the international community. Their factories and oil refinery production has suddenly gone...
Atari 8-bit (1983)
Airstrike II takes you back to planet Cyclon, armed with an improved Mark X fighter ship, with the aim of...
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- 96 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 96 Super Mario Bros. 3
- 95 World of Goo
- 95 Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
- 95 Pitfall II: Lost Caverns
- 94 World of Goo
- 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:
- 4.63 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 Blazing Star (1998)
- 4.53 Mortal Kombat X (2015)
- 4.53 Metal Slug: Anthology (2006)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 4.52 Mega Man V (1994)
- 4.51 Action Soccer (1995)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.