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 CD (1993)
The Kingpin is at it again, and Spider-Man has just 24 hours to find the keys to defuse a bomb...
SEGA 32X (1996)
An electric plasma grid has left New York in a state of chaos, and only Spider-Man can save the city...
The player controls Nautila, a "babelfish" which is used to indirectly influence the environment within a huge water tank. Nautila...
Amazon: Guardians of Eden is an adventure which tries to capture the feel of a "B series" set in 1957...
Commodore 64 (1985)
In the Amazon rainforest, a lone warrior has to face seven challenges, which basically involve killing creatures and obstacles that...
Game Boy (1990)
Amida is a Japanese ladder climbing puzzle video game. The game requires players to navigate the main character safely across...
Xbox 360 (2010)
Aminal: The Christmas Game is a 2D side-scrolling platformer that puts the player in control of a member of a...
Xbox 360 (2010)
Amoeba Generator is a game where the player takes control of an amoeba and guides it through its life cycle...
The player controls the movements of a hot-air balloon through the sky. Unlike most such vessels, this one is propelled...
Among Thorns is a free 2D click-and-point adventure game. It was made for the January 2016 edition of the monthly...
ANAL: The Rectum Adventure is a textmode proof-of-concept inspired by R-Type and countless side-scrolling space shooters of its ilk. The...
Based on the movie by the same name, An American Tail: Fievel Goes West is a platform game featuring the...
Game Boy Advance (2001)
An American Tail: Fievel's Gold Rush is a side scrolling Jump'n Run featuring Fievel, the little mouse from the movie...
Anatomik is a biology educational game.While strolling in the park, player finds poor boy, who lost all of his internal...
Anchor: The Last Hope of the Brilliant Ocean is a freeware arcade game where the player controls a small yellow...
Apple IIgs (1993)
Ancient Glory is a side scrolling action game based on Greek mythology. It is based on the adventures of Hercules...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 World of Goo
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 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
- 94 Super Mario Bros.
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.