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 (1989)
Help ALF try to get to Mars to see his friends Skip and Rhonda! ALF's latest adventure takes him out...
Oh no! Alfred's girlfriend Floella has been chicknapped by the malevolent MekaChicken! Navigate Alfred through worlds of cheese, playing cards,...
Apple II (1990)
The final installment of the Alfredo series; the namesake being an animated stick figure who gets into all sorts of...
Commodore 64 (1984)
Follow the adventures of Alice as she enters Videoland. There are four games to be completed to get Alice back...
Alice in Wonderland is a game based on Lewis Carrol's classic story. The game is a side-scrolling adventure game in...
Alien is a basic side-scrolling shooter where the player controls a fighter jet and must shoot down a variety of...
Lt. Ellen Ripley is sleeping in the cryogenic chamber aboard the spaceship Sulaco. A fire breaks out in the chamber,...
Alien³ on the NES is similar to Probe Software's adaptations of the film on other systems. While using the same...
Game Boy Advance (2001)
Alienators: Evolution Continues is a side-scrolling action game based on the animated TV show of the same name. The player...
Atari 7800 (1990)
Alien Brigade is a side scrolling shooter similar to Operation Wolf. Aliens have arrived on earth and have brainwashed both...
Alien Challenge is a 2D versus fighting game in which you take control of one of eight eight fallen gods...
Nintendo 3DS (2013)
Ex commando Really Shooter and his mother Poor Mama is running the cleaning service Clean House together. Sometimes when aliens...
On an unnamed planet the primordial races of Snoot and Gram have warred with each other since time immemorial, each...
aliEnd is a 2D arcade game in which the player runs, jumps, and fires missiles on the surface of a...
Apple II (2017)
Created to celebrate the 40th birthday of the Apple II line, Alien Downpour pays tribute to old-school shoot-'em-up action. There...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 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)
- 4.60 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.