Platformer Games

Venus the Flytrap

Venus The Flytrap is a shooter/platformer created by Gremlin Graphics and released in 1990 exclusively for the Atari ST and Amiga. In the game you control a robot insect that has to save the world and...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-01-06 Tags: post-apocalyptic shooter platform scrolling screen

Santa's Xmas Caper

Santa's Xmas Caper is a nice little platformer with Santa as main character, developed and published by Zeppelin Games during December 1992 for MS-DOS and Amiga. Santa has lost all the gifts and he has...

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-12-15 Tags: platformer amiga xmas

Disney's Aladdin

Disney's Aladdin, one of the most successful port from a movie to videogame, is a 2D side scrolling platformer developed by Virgin Games based on the Disney 1992 motion picture. Graphics and animation...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-08 Tags: disney movies platform arcade

Rick Dangerous

Rick Dangerous is a 2D action platformer created by Core Design and published by Microplay Software in 1989 for the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum and other home computers. The game is unofficially...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-10-22 Tags: platform side-scrolling

Bubble Bobble

Bubble Bobble is not only one of the most popular arcade ever created, but also a personal favourite of GamesNostalgia. This 2D cartoon action platformer designed by Fukio Mitsuji (aka MTJ) was released...

Year: 1987 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-10-14 Tags: arcade platformer

The Blues Brothers

The Blues Brothers is a platformer game based on the band The Blues Brothers, created by Titus and released for PC, Amiga, Commodore 64 and Atari ST in 1991, later for NES, SNES and Game Boy. You can...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-10-08 Tags: platform side-scrolling movies

RoboCop

RoboCop is a side scrolling shooter based on the 1987 movie, developed by Data East Corporation and released initally as an arcade. It was then ported to many platforms including ZX Spectrum, Commodore...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-08-06 Tags: arcade sci-fi/futuristic movies

Myth: History in the Making

Myth: History in the Making (or simply Myth) is a 2D fantasy action platformer created by the British company System 3, initially for Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum, in 1989. The game was a success, winning...

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-07-30 Tags: amiga c64 platformer platform side-scrolling fantasy mythology

Ruff 'n' Tumble

Ruff 'n' Tumble is a platformer shoot 'em up developed by Wunderkind and published by Renegade Software in 1994, exclusively for the Amiga. The hero is Ruff Rogers, that has to save an alien planet from...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-07-08 Tags: shooter platformer amiga platform

Commander Keen: Aliens Ate My Babysitter!

Commander Keen: Aliens Ate My Babysitter! is the final episode of the famous series of side-scrolling platformers created by id Software. The game, published in 1991 by FormGen, was infact the 7th game,...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: side-scrolling platformer platform

Lionheart

Lionheart is a side scrolling hack'n'slash action platformer created by Thalion Software for the Amiga only. It was published in 1993 and received many positive reviews. The game features parallax scrolling...

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-06-04 Tags: fantasy amiga side scrolling hack and slash

B.C. Kid

Bonk's Adventure (B.C. Kid in Europe) is a 2D platformer developed by Red Company and Atlus that was released initially in 1990 for the TurboGrafx-16. The Amiga version, released in 1992, was one of the...

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-05-11 Tags: amiga prehistoric platformer

Mr. Nutz: Hoppin' Mad

Mr. Nutz: Hoppin' Mad is a 2D side scrolling platformer created by NEON Software and published by Ocean for the Amiga in 1994. A Mega Drive/Genesis version of the game was planned but never released....

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-04-26 Tags: amiga platformer

Manic Miner

Manic Miner is a platform game originally created for the ZX Spectrum by Matthew Smith and released by Software Projects in 1983. The game was ported to many platforms in the following years, including...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-04-19 Tags: platform side-scrolling amiga zx-spectrum