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 16, Plus/4 (1986)
Your mission is to enter a network of caverns on a remote planet and rescue the survivors from the crashed...
Into the Sun: Projected Distruction (sic) is a Korean-made horizontally-scrolling shooter similar to IAS. The player controls a fighter craft...
Atari ST (1989)
Intruder is a side-scrolling shooter. The player controls a space ship, flies from left to right and shoots everything on...
BBC Micro (1983)
Space Intruders is a clone of the popular arcade game Space Invaders for the BBC Micro, where the object is...
Invader Force is a Space Invaders clone. The player moves a laser cannon left and right and has to shoot...
ZX Spectrum (1982)
Invaders is a Space Invaders clone, that tries to be as accurate a colour version ever possibly can be for...
ZX Spectrum (1983)
Invasion of the Body Snatchas! is a clone of the arcade shooter Defender where you fly over the surface of...
Set between Lunchtime of the Damned and Vengeance of the Chicken the game introduces Alec Spherguson, an alien agent from...
Game Boy Advance (2002)
Trouble at Stark Enterprises: Tony Stark aka Iron Man finds that one of his Iron Man suits has been stolen....
Commodore 64 (1988)
An enemy has entered your region of space in a mothership, and unleashed foes aimed at destroying you. As the...
IO is a remake of the Kinetic Designs 1988 Commodore 64 game of the same name. It is a side-scrolling...
Commodore 64 (1986)
There is war on the planet Iridis Alpha between the Zzyaxian and the Gilbies. The Zzyaxian hate the Gilbies and...
Iron Blood is a side-scrolling action game where the player is given the opportunity to control two different robots through...
Iron commando is a brawler beat-em-up like Final Fight or Streets of Rage with lots of weapons and big end...
Iron Fist is a side-scrolling martial arts game. Using your keyboard, walk along the land, punching or kicking crates to...
You play the role of a cowboy who must stop train robbers from escaping on trains on various stages. The...
Iron Maiden: Flight 666 - The Game was released to promote Iron Maiden's homonymous 2009 film. Players control the band's...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 96 Super Mario Bros. 3
- 95 World of Goo
- 95 Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
- 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)
- 4.57 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.