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These 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.
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Rotohex Game Boy Advance Front Cover

Game Boy Advance (2006) and Wii (2008)

Dialhex is a simple puzzle game. While it looks similar to Hexic on the surface, it is actually quite different....

Rotor DOS Front Cover

DOS (1990), Amiga (1990), Atari ST (1990) and Acorn 32-bit (1990)

You control a battle tank (the Rotor) which hovers in a 2D-labyrinth. Gravity pulls heavily on the Rotor, making it...

Thomson TO (1985) and Thomson MO (1985)

Rotorwar is an single screen side view action game where the player has to collect various objects from New York...

Rotten Browser Front Cover

Browser (2008)

In Rotten the player helps a little boy after Christmas who is very unsatisfied of what he got. The player...

Commodore 64 (1984), Apple II (1983) and Atari 8-bit (1983)

Round About is a fixed screen shoot 'em up. What sets it apart from other shooters of its time is...

Roving Rogue Wii U Front Cover

Wii U (2015)

Sharp X1 (1983)

Rowdy Ball is a Breakout variant where you must bounce a ball against a wall, passing through rows of different...

Roy of the Rovers ZX Spectrum Front Cover

Commodore 64 (1988), ZX Spectrum (1988) and Amstrad CPC (1988)

There is a charity football match to be played to save Melchester Rovers' ground but oh no the team has...

DOS (1990)

RS-2 is a side scrolling shooter, single player, with power-ups and large end-level bosses. Each level (or "act" as the...

R-Type Game Boy Front Cover

Game Boy (1991), Amiga (1989), Atari ST (1988), SEGA Master System (1988), Commodore 64 (1988), TurboGrafx-16 (1989), ZX Spectrum (1988), TurboGrafx CD (1991), MSX (1988), Amstrad CPC (1989), J2ME (2007), Wii (2006), iPhone (2010), Android (2011), PC-88 (1988), iPad (2013), Nintendo 3DS (2014), Sharp X68000 (1989), Wii U (2016), Arcade (1987) and Ouya (2014)

R-Type is a side scrolling shoot 'em up best known for its extremely tough and strategic gameplay. You control the...

R-Type Command PSP Front Cover

PSP (2007)

A mysterious alien race called the Bydo have begun a war with mankind and after losing waves after waves of...

R-Type Delta PlayStation Front Cover

PlayStation (1998), PSP (2009) and PlayStation 3 (2009)

The Bydo Empire has returned to Earth with a vengeance. This time, they will not accept defeat so easily. Earth...

R-Type Dimensions Windows Front Cover

Windows (2018), Xbox 360 (2009), PlayStation 3 (2013), PlayStation 4 (2018) and Nintendo Switch (2018)

R-Type Dimensions combines R-Type and R-Type II in one package. Both shoot-em-ups are exact ports from their arcade versions. New...

R-Type DX Game Boy Color Front Cover

Game Boy Color (1999)

As the pilot of the R-9 space fighter, you're mankind's last hope of destroying the vicious Bydo Empire before they...

R-Type Final PlayStation 2 Front Cover

PlayStation 2 (2003)

In R-Type Final, your enemy is the Bydo, an evil (and living) weapon capable of reproducing itself. Humanity has fought...

R-Type I TurboGrafx-16 Front Cover

TurboGrafx-16 (1988), Wii (2006) and Wii U (2014)

The PC Engine port of the shoot'em up classic R-Type was released in two parts in Japan: R-Type I includes...

R-Type II TurboGrafx-16 Front Cover

TurboGrafx-16 (1988) and Wii (2007)

The PC Engine port of the shoot'em up classic R-Type was released in two parts in Japan: R-Type I includes...

R-Type II Game Boy Front Cover

Game Boy (1992), Amiga (1991), Atari ST (1991), iPhone (2014), Android (2014), iPad (2014), Arcade (1989) and Ouya (2014)

R-Type II is a side-scrolling 2D shooter with spacecraft and the sequel to the original R-Type. The player controls the...

R-Type III: The Third Lightning Game Boy Advance Front Cover

Game Boy Advance (2004), SNES (1993) and Wii (2006)

The evil Bydo Empire returns in this entry of the R-Type series. So climb into the latest R-Type vessel, the...

Arcade (1992)

R-Type Leo is a arcade 2D side-scrolling shmup, the fourth game in the R-Type series. Rather than the fight against...

R-Types PlayStation Front Cover

PlayStation (1998), PSP (2008) and PlayStation 3 (2008)

R-Types is a compilation of R-Type and R-Type II ported pixel-for-pixel from the coin-op to the PlayStation.A couple of handy...

Rubble N Strafe Windows Front Cover

Windows (2014), Android (2014) and Ouya (2014)

Rubble N Strafe is a very simple 2D side scrolling infinite arcade game. The player chooses one of two planes...

Ruberth's Kick n' Fly Browser Front Cover

Browser (2006), iPhone (2009), Android (2013) and iPad (2013)

In this christmas themed flash game you play as Santa's little elves, who play a game together with Rudolph the...

Rubicon Atari ST Front Cover

Amiga (1992), Atari ST (1992) and Commodore 64 (1991)

Rubicon's plot deals with a catastrophic nuclear accident in Russia. The player must trek through seven levels inhabited by mutated...

Rubik's Bloxx Twister J2ME Front Cover

J2ME (2006)

Rubik's Bloxx Twister is a match-three puzzle game that despite its license has very little to do with the famous...

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