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.
Commodore 64 (2016)
Odd things are going on at the Throne Group Science Complex. Kim, a lowly security guard, wakes up on a...
Game Boy Advance (2002)
This is a jump 'n run game based on the movie of Nickelodeon's popular TV show Hey Arnold. The player...
Following a great war that destroys most of the earth, Tuff E Nuff sees four of the earth's toughest people...
What's that up in the sky? Ah, it's a balloon. It's flying high up and above, going higher and higher...
Commodore 64 (1984)
A sheriff must defend his town against outlaws, who are about to abduct women from “Saucy Sue's Saloon” or rob...
Game Boy Advance (2005)
It's been a long world tour for Puffy AmiYumi, one of Japan's best rock groups. All they want to do...
TurboGrafx CD (1991)
A scientist named Arnold Steiner researches the ancient civilization of Indios in Central America. However, following a breakthrough discovery, Steiner...
Hillbilly Whack! is about a hillbilly named Samuel Jones who has lost his sweetheart Winnie May to an evil hillbilly...
Based on the Osamu Tezuka's manga "Phoenix", this platformer is mostly based on the fifth volume, "Hō-ō" (later called "Karma"...
Hip Hop Immortals is a mobile game in which wannabe Hip Hop stars begin their careers in beat-up apartments in...
Hiryu no Ken III is the third game in the martial arts action RPG series. Ryuuhi, Hayato, Wyler, Shouryuu, and...
A beat-em-up for the SNES, this game features two styles of fighting genre: one-on-one fighting (like Street Fighter) and side...
Hissatsu Dōjō Yaburi is an RPG - beat-'em-up hybrid that casts you as a novice martial artist that sets out...
Hobo is a side-scrolling fighting game inspired by Dad 'n Me. When a homeless bum is woken brutally by a...
Xbox 360 (2010)
Hockey Fights is, as the title might suggest, a recreation of the most exciting part of a hockey match: the...
Hoi is a small green dinosaur, who must venture through 5 levels to reach the area in which female dinosaurs...
Apple II (1989)
The planet Cross is invaded by the army of the Galaxy Breakers. Prince Duke is imprisoned, but manages to break...
Hokuto no Ken is a side-scrolling beat-em-up based on the anime series of the same name. The player controls Kenshiro,...
3D beat 'em up game that follows the storyline of the first series of the anime. Playing as Kenshiro, you...
Hold me closer, Giant Dancer is a 2D-demake of the PlayStation 2 game Shadow of the Colossus for the TRS-80...
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.