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.
Atari 2600 (1983)
You are in your vehicle which has terrible fuel efficiency. A real gas hog. You are trying to travel along...
In Gasketball the player controls a flying robot. The game is inspired by basketball as the purpose is to net...
The evil spider Zendocon has trapped you in its web of universes. Your mission is to defeat Zendocon's droids and...
Captain Klondike's ship has crash-landed on an unknown asteroid. He must find a way to collect fuel for his ship,...
In this football-themed platform game you play as Gatorman, the mascot of the Florida Gators football team. You have been...
Atari 8-bit (1984)
OVERVIEWProgrammed exclusively for the Atari 8-bit computers, Gauntlet (no relation to the popular Atari arcade game released one year later)...
The Gauntlet is a clone of the arcade game Scramble which is viewed from the side with the screen scrolling...
Wii U (2016)
Earth is invaded by Gulfer, a race of sentient machine bent on destroying all lives in the universe. Two schoolboys...
Namco's first independently designed video arcade game, Gee Bee combines gameplay elements of pinball and Breakout. There are two paddles,...
Game Boy Advance (2002)
Gekido Advance: Kintaro's Revenge is a 2D beat 'em up game, a continuation of Gekido. The main hero is Tetsuo...
A substantial upgrade over Gem Miner: Dig Deeper, Gem Miner 2 brings improved graphics, additional challenges and missions, and new...
Gem Miner tasks the player with digging a mine to search for a variety of ores and artifacts, which can...
Game Boy Advance (2003)
Gem Smashers is an action puzzle game where the player has to rescue prehistoric creatures captured by a fearsome scientist...
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)
- 4.54 Mortal Kombat X (2015)
- 4.53 Strider 2 (1999)
- 4.53 Metal Slug: Anthology (2006)
- 4.52 Street Fighter X Tekken (2012)
- 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.