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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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1166 Linux Front Cover

Linux (2017), Windows (2017) and Macintosh (2017)

Windows (2005)

This is the first part of the trilogy featuring prisoner 1213 (Twelve Thirteen). Locked up in a dark cell and...

Windows (2006)

In the second episode of the trilogy starring prisoner 1213, he continues his quest to escape the facility where he...

Windows (2006)

Episode 3 concludes the story of prisoner 1213's escape. Unlike the previous instalments, access to the entire game is only...

123 Slaughter Me Street: Retro iPad Front Cover
1-2-Swift: It's High Noon Windows Front Cover
13 Ghosts TRS-80 Front Cover

TRS-80 (1984)

As the Great Venicksia, legendary conjuror and Ghost Exterminator Extraordinaire, you may have finally met your match. This town is...

13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim PlayStation 4 Front Cover

PlayStation 4 (2019)

140 Linux Front Cover

Linux (2014), Windows (2013), Macintosh (2013), Wii U (2016), PlayStation 4 (2016), Xbox One (2016) and Nintendo Switch (2020)

140 is a minimalistic puzzle platformer where timing is often tied to the rhythm of the music and visuals. The...

150,000 B.C. Windows Front Cover

Windows (2018)

Browser (2015)

155th Anniversary of the Pony Express is celebration of the American mail delivery service that operated from 1860 to 1861....

SNES (2017)

This release contains the following games in a single cartridge: Magical Drop Fighter's History Tatakae Genshijin: Joe & Mac (Joe...

Genesis (1991)

16t is a scrolling platform action game similar to Teddy Boy, in which the player controls a youngster in prison...

PC-88 (1986) and Sharp X1 (1986)

177 is the number of the Japanese criminal legislation paragraph that forbids rape. The game, however, does just the opposite:...

1979: Invasion Earth Windows Front Cover

Windows (2017)

1985: The Day After Commodore 64 Front Cover

Commodore 64 (1985) and ZX Spectrum (1985)

The control of Big Brother (referring to George Orwell's novel 1984, hence the game's title) has been overthrown, and mankind...

198X Windows Front Cover

Windows (2019), PlayStation 4 (2019) and Nintendo Switch (2020)

NES (1991)

1991 Du Ma Racing is a horse racing game offering two game modes. In race mode, two players can compete...

DOS (1992)

This New Year 1993-themed game features Santa Claus and his encounter of the third kind. Flying at the bottom of...

1994 (Ten Years After) Commodore 64 Front Cover

Commodore 64 (1983) and ZX Spectrum (1983)

You are Smiffy, a person locked in the world of George Orwell's "1984." The book's totalitarian-spying concept is updated for...

ZX Spectrum (1987)

You are the evil Dr. Vargon and it is your mission to destroy the Human Race so they will stop...

19 Part 1: Boot Camp ZX Spectrum Front Cover

Commodore 64 (1988) and ZX Spectrum (1988)

As one of up to four newly recruited soldiers at the time of the Vietnam War (these people had an...

1bitHeart Windows Front Cover

Windows (2017)

1-Bit Revival Linux Front Cover

Linux (2019) and Windows (2019)

Windows (2006)

The story is simple: you are a mosquito. One day you (randomly) fly through a window into a house. What...

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