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.
Xbox 360 (2010)
"Lost on a far away planet... Thank God I brought my gun!"Pixelkiller is a deliberately retro-style action platformer where the...
Pixel Runner is a 2D side-scrolling platform game. The protagonist, a human-like aggregation of pixels, moves rightwards and needs to...
The PixelShip is a popular toy in the year 2079! A battery powered two-foot long spaceship provides for hours of...
Pixelships Retro is the sequel to PixelShips. In this retro-themed game, the player chooses one of 160 different ships and...
In Pizzaboy's Secret Service you play a pizza boy on a flying scooter as he moonlights as a gigolo. There...
A pizza delivery guy is in love with a girl named Betty. He's going about his careless job, delivering in...
The colonization of space goes well, but there are not enough humans to do all the work. So scientists engineered...
Atari 8-bit (1987)
Planet Attack is a side-scrolling shooter where the player pilots the space ship Star Eagle. The game takes place in...
Odyssey 2 (2004)
Planet Lander! is a Lunar Lander variant. The player has to land the ship on as many planets as possible...
ZX Spectrum (1986)
Planet of Shades is an action arcade game that features gameplay similar to Cybernoid. The player controls an egg-like spaceship...
Game Boy Advance (2001)
Based on the series of 1960's movies that starred legendary actors such as Charlton Heston and Roddy McDowell, the player...
Apple II (1983)
In Plasmania, you are a microscopic ship traveling through your patient's bloodstream destroying viruses and pathogens. Be careful though! Every...
Commodore 64 (1987)
Command has sent you to explore what you thought was a deserted empire colony. Unfortunately, they questioned your loyalty and...
Atari 8-bit (1990)
Planet Plastron is the last remaining source of fossil fuels. As Omni-Corp has been mining it exclusively for 500 years,...
Xbox 360 (2010)
The princess has been kidnapped, and someone needs to rescue her. Of course, there's a valiant knight who is perfectly...
Platypus II is the sequel to Platypus. Just the like the original game it is a horizontally scrolling shooter where...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 World of Goo
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 96 SoulCalibur
- 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
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.