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.
G.I Joe is a side-scrolling action game where you can select 3 out of a possible 5 characters to complete...
Cobra, the evil villain, previous encounter with G.I. Joe ended with Cobra’s base been destroyed (as played in G.I. Joe:...
This game was made as a promotional tie-in to a Poca Chips potato chips commercial campaign. In the role of...
Give Up, Robot is a twitchy platformer starring a robot that is woken up in a corrupted testing environment. He...
Give Up Robot 2 is the sequel to Give Up, Robot and retains the core game mechanics. It is a...
Atari 2600 (1983)
Defend the earth from an alien mother ship with a sinister plot to cover the surface of the planet with...
The Gladiator is a 2D side-scrolling beat 'em-up game that puts players in the shoes of either Chu Xing Han,...
Glean is a 2D sci-fi platform game in which the player controls a small robotic mining probe equipped with drills....
Amstrad CPC (1985)
Tottenham midfielder Glenn Hoddle got his own game with this Amstrad exclusive football game. The game is played from a...
Glider puts the player in control of a paper airplane. The game consists of fifteen rooms and the player's task...
In Glider PRO you control a small paper airplane though levels known as houses and collect all the stars in...
Glitch was a short lived browser based massive multiplayer online game. The game took place in one large persistent world...
GlitchHiker is a single-screen game where players guide a character around to collect coins. The background is filled with blocks...
Kaiser Knuckle is a 2D versus fighting game where you participate in a tournament with nine different fighters to choose...
One of not-nearly-enough games to star an amorphous blob, Globdule sees your character moving around a level by sliding along...
Glook is a side-scrolling shooting game similar to Defender. The player controls a small armed flying craft and must fend...
Nintendo DS (2007)
Glory Days 2 takes the premise of Choplifter! and cranks it up a few notches. A strategic component was added...
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
- 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.