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.
TurboGrafx CD (1989)
Side Arms Special is, in essence, the same game as the regular edition of the arcade side-scrolling shooter Side Arms...
Hyper Iria is based on the anime prequel to the sci-fi movie Zeiram. As in the anime and movie Iria...
Game Boy (1989)
Hyper Lode Runner plays similar to Lode Runner. You must run around on brick platforms gathering all the gold, while...
Six tough events await in this joystick-waggling successor to Track &Field.The full sequence of events is - swimming, skeet shooting,...
PlayStation 2 (2008)
This special value pack contains two of Capcom's classic fighting games at an affordable price! It includes:Hyper Street Fighter II:...
A volleyball simulation seen from a side-view perspective, meaning it is only possible to move players to the left or...
Game Boy Color (2001)
Hype: The Time Quest for the Game Boy Color lets you play as the Playmobil knight Hype, who has been...
IAS is a sci-fi horizontally scrolling shoot-em-up. The player controls a fighter craft, defending a human space colony against the...
Acorn 32-bit (1989)
Ibix the Viking is a flip screen platform game where the player has to collect all the treasure (crowns, coins...
An old friend has preceded the player in a pixelated 2D flooded subterranean cavern complex. In this underground, underwater maze,...
Icarus is a short game that may draw inspiration from the classic Greek myth of Icarus, who fell into the...
Bally Astrocade (1982)
ICBM Attack is a variant of the arcade game Missile Command. Like in the arcade game the player's task is...
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
- 94 World of Goo
- 94 World of Goo
- 94 Three Weeks in Paradise
- 94 Tetris
- 94 Tekken 3
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)
- 4.57 Blazing Star (1998)
- 4.56 Metal Slug: Anthology (2006)
- 4.53 Mortal Kombat X (2015)
- 4.53 Strider 2 (1999)
- 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.