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.
Linux (2015), Windows (2015), Macintosh (2015), Browser (2014), iPhone (2013), BlackBerry (2013), Android (2013), iPad (2013), Nintendo 3DS (2016), PS Vita (2014), Ouya (2013), GameStick (2013) and Fire OS (2014)
The Black Duck army is trying to take over the world, and only your small squad of commandos can stop...
Game Boy Advance (2005)
Red and Blue, the heroes of Gunstar-9, are back for an all new side-scrolling adventure set across the same action...
Xbox 360 (2011)
Story and Theme The Gunstringer has no name other than being identified as the pivotal "Gunstringer". He is a skeleton...
PlayStation 4 (2015)
Guns Up! is free-to-play side-scrolling strategy game that works as a tower defense game but puts you in a role...
The aim of Guppy Guard Express is to bring a guppy through an underwater cave to the end of the...
Gustav is a small platform game made in a 72 hours for the Pixelation contest. The player controls Gustav and...
This game is a fine example of how separation of property after a divorce works best: use a chainsaw! Mr....
Sinclair QL (1985)
Gwendoline is a French 2D platformer about a knight who needs to rescue his fiancée Gwendoline who has been kidnapped...
Nintendo DS (2011)
Gyakuten Kenji 2 is an adventure game in the Ace Attorney series; it is a sequel to Ace Attorney Investigations:...
Gyossait is a side-scrolling platform game with a horror theme. The player controls Oyeatia, the creator and god of mankind....
Atari 8-bit (1982)
"A bug has to eat." These words of wisdom set the premise for the unlikely elevation of the gypsy moth...
In Gyromite, you need to help a mad scientist deactivate all of the dynamite in his laboratory before time runs...
H2O is a puzzle game similar to the classic Lemmings, where you guide pixel-sized droplets of liquid to an exit...
Hachoo! is an oriental themed 2D side-scrolling beat 'em-up set in China. After cracks appear in an old statue the...
The Fuma clan protects the Holy Grail which is said to possess the power to destroy the world. When the...
An evil dark lord threatens the peace of the kingdom. He has cast a spell that will destroy the world...
Halloweeeen! is a single player, keyboard controlled, side scrolling, casual game with a Halloween theme. In this game the player...
Atari 2600 (1983)
Protect the children and fight for your life "the night HE came home!"Babysitting a group of children in a large...
Atari 2600 (2010)
Halo 2600 is an action/adventure game loosely based on the Halo series. You, as the Master Chief, fight your way...
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.