DescriptionPlatform games can be both 2D and 3D games in which jumping or climbing onto platforms on various elevations is a major focus of the game. Early platform games mostly focused on climbing onto platforms using ladders, while later games generally focus more on jumping.
As the peaceful kingdom Mythgard came close to being overthrown by the evil demon king Jardine the Mad, the Elemental...
Jill of the Jungle is the first episode of a shareware series. It is a platform game where the player...
Jill of the Jungle 2 is the second in the Jill of the Jungle trilogy. It follows the same concept,...
The final installment in the Jill of the Jungle trilogy features improved animations, new graphics, new music, new levels and...
Game Boy Color (1999)
Miss Piggy, Fozzie, Rowlf, Gonzo the Great, Sam the Eagle and Swedish Chef all decide to travel back to the...
This is the second Jimmy's Lost His... title by Petri Purho but the gameplay and graphics are entirely different in...
This PC-exclusive package includes the original DOS and SNES versions of Jim Power: The Lost Dimension in 3D, along with...
Commodore 64 (1984)
The Golden City is being run by the evil Ilfreet who lives in an inner sanctum surrounded by guards. Problem...
Jinx is a 3D platformer for the Playstation in the vein of other 3D platformers like Spyro. The main character...
Jisaeneun Dal takes place in medieval Korea, where a peasant boy Dusu has to save his love from the grasp...
J. J. Squawkers is a 2D arcade platform game with colorful graphics. The player controls an anthropomorphic green bird (the...
Joe is a puzzle platformer starring Joe, a jolly green blob stranded in a series of deviously-designed mazes. The only...
Commodore 64 (2007)
Joseph J. Gunn is a passionate archaeologist, who in the desert of Egypt stumbles upon an unknown pyramid. Could it...
A fixed-screen platformer featuring a snowball as the title character, trapped in a series of caves where the chief dangers...
Another installment in the continuing adventures of our snowball hero, wherein he attempts to retain his solid phase despite the...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy 2
- 96 Super Mario Galaxy
- 96 Super Mario Bros. 3
- 95 Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
- 95 Super Mario Odyssey
- 95 Super Mario 64
- 95 Donkey Kong
- 94 Super Mario World
- 94 Super Mario Bros.
- 94 Super Mario All-Stars
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)
- 4.62 Sonic Rush Adventure (2007)
- 4.56 Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration (2016)
- 4.53 Strider 2 (1999)
- 4.53 Sonic CD (2011)
- 4.50 Ninja Gaiden (1992)
- 4.50 Super Mario Maker (2015)
- 4.50 Tanglewood (2018)
- 4.49 Cuphead (2017)
- 4.48 Rise of the Tomb Raider (2015)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.
Platform is part of Gameplay. This group of genres contain:
- Action RPG
- Beat 'em up / Brawler
- Board Game
- Cards / Tiles
- Casino / Gambling
- City Building / Construction Simulation
- Dating Simulation
- Falling Block Puzzle
- Game Show / Trivia / Quiz
- Graphic Adventure
- Hack and Slash
- Hidden object
- Interactive Book
- Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure
- Japanese-style Adventure
- Japanese-style RPG (JRPG)
- Life / Social Simulation
- Managerial / Business Simulation
- Martial Arts
- Massively Multiplayer
- Mental training
- Music / Rhythm
- Paddle / Pong
- Party Game
- Puzzle elements
- Quick Time Events (QTEs)
- Rail Shooter
- RPG elements
- Sandbox / Open World
- Survival Horror
- Tactical RPG
- Tactical Shooter
- Tile Matching Puzzle
- Timed Input
- Time Management
- Tower Defense
- Trading / Collectible Card
- Tricks / Stunts
- Vehicle Simulator
- Vehicular Combat Simulator
- Visual Novel
- Word Construction