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.
ZX Spectrum (1986)
A mad professor has kidnapped the President, and the ransom note says he plans to turn him into a war-mongering...
Four magicians want to create the best city in the world in time to host the King's birthday party. You...
The Age Of Heroes - Silkroad 2 is a 2D side-scrolling beat 'em-up game that puts players in the shoes...
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...
AGI Tetris, not to be confused with the 1998 game of the same name, is a Tetris variant which was...
Atari 8-bit (2007)
Agonia is an action platform game. The aim of the player is to find secret plans hidden in the locked...
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...
From a technology standpoint, Airborne! was a somewhat pioneering game as it was the first Mac game to use digitized...
The Federation of Intergalactic Powers is under threat by gigantic fortress spaceships which have suddenly appeared and destroyed nearby civilization....
Xbox One (2017)
Air Guitar Warrior for Kinect is a game that uses the console's Kinect peripheral. It captures the player as video...
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
- 95 Donkey Kong
- 94 World of Goo
- 94 World of Goo
- 94 Three Weeks in Paradise
- 94 Tetris
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.67 Ice Guys (1997)
- 4.63 Ganbare Goemon 2: Kiteretsu Shogun Magginesu (1993)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.61 Museum Madness (1994)
- 4.55 Mortal Kombat X (2015)
- 4.53 Strider 2 (1999)
- 4.53 Metal Slug: Anthology (2006)
- 4.52 Sonic CD (2011)
- 4.52 Mega Man V (1994)
- 4.50 The Book of Unwritten Tales: The Critter Chronicles (2011)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.