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.
DOS (1997), Windows (1998), Game Boy Advance (2002), Amiga (1990), Commodore 64 (1984), ZX Spectrum (1983), MSX (1985), Amstrad CPC (1985), Dragon 32/64 (1984), iPhone (2010), BBC Micro (1984), iPad (2010), Windows Phone (2012), bada (2011), Oric (1985), Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1986), Memotech MTX (1985) and Tatung Einstein (1985)
You play the role of Miner Willy, a bold explorer and adventurer. He discovers a network of underground caverns used...
ZX Spectrum (1984)
Man Trap is a deceptively simple arcade game for the Spectrum where the objective is to survive for as many...
ZX Spectrum (1986)
Mantronix is an arcade game where the player controls a small robot and must use it to explore an alien...
MapleStory is a F2P (free to play) 2D side-scrolling fantasy MMORPG set in Maple World. There are several different servers...
Game Boy Advance (2004), NES (1984), Game Gear (1991), MSX (1984), Palm OS (2004), Windows Mobile (2005), Wii (2008), PC-88 (1986), Nintendo 3DS (2013), Sharp X1 (1984), FM-7 (1986), Wii U (2013), Sord M5 (1983), Epoch Super Cassette Vision (1986), Arcade (1983), PC-6001 (1986), Sharp MZ-80K/700/800/1500 (1984) and PC-8000 (1986)
You control Mappy, a police-mouse whose job is to collect valuables (consumer electronics) from a cat's house. You are being...
Mappy the mouse had a son named Happy. Happy has grown up and now wants to settle down with a...
Märchen Maze is a platform/shooter game and conversion of Namco's 1988 arcade game of the same name. The gameplay remains...
Game Boy Advance (2002), NES (1983), Commodore 64 (1987), Atari 2600 (1983), Atari 5200 (1983), Atari 7800 (1988), Atari 8-bit (1988), ZX Spectrum (1987), Amstrad CPC (1987), Wii (2006), PC-88 (1984), Nintendo 3DS (2013), Wii U (2013) and Arcade (1983)
Mario and Luigi, the best plumbers in the world, have a real job on their hands. A host of characters...
Nintendo DSi (2009)
Mario Clock is a Nintendo DSiWare app. It displays the time in 8-bit graphics. The user can switch between an...
Mario Forever is an unofficial remake of the famous Super Mario Bros. with some improvements and additions: better graphics, music...
Mario & Luigi is an unofficial DOS remake of Super Mario Bros. Just like in the original game, it features...
Nintendo DS (2009)
The Mushroom Kingdom is stricken with a horrible disease known as 'The Blorbs'! Princess Toadstool calls a meeting to discuss...
Nintendo 3DS (2013)
One day, the people from the Mushroom Kingdom receive an invitation to visit Pi'illo Island, turned into a touristic region....
Nintendo 64 (1998)
Mario Party is a party game for 1 to 4 players. The festivities are based on a board game format,...
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.