Platformer Games

Rainbow Islands

Rainbow Islands is the sequel to Bubble Bobble and was developed and published by Taito in 1987 for arcade only. It would remain arcade only until 1990 when it was ported to the Amiga, Commodore 64 and...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-08-24 Tags: arcade vertical-scrolling fantasy

Superfrog

Superfrog is a platformer created for the Amiga by Team 17 and released initially in 1993. One year later the game was ported to MS-DOS. With a lot of colors and nice animations, the game is totally violence...

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-04-23 Tags: platformer arcade jumper amiga cartoon

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

Nebulus

Nebulus (known as Tower Toppler in the US) is an action platformer developed and designed by John M Phillips initially for the ZX Spectrum and Commodore 64. Later it was ported to Amiga, Atari ST, Amstrad...

Year: 1988 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-09-14 Tags: arcade zx spectrum

Pitfall!

Pitfall!, also known as Pitfall Harry's Jungle Adventure, is a legendary platformer designed and programmed by David Crane in 1982 for the Atari 2600. In this game you are Pitfall Harry, a hero vaguely...

Year: 1983 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-10-02 Tags: arcade platformer atari 2600

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

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

Rodland

Rodland (aka Rod-Land or Rod Land) is a platformer developed and published by Jaleco in 1990 initially in arcades only. In the following years it was ported to multiple other platforms, including Amiga,...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-05-16 Tags: anime/manga arcade fantasy

Pitfall II: Lost Caverns

Pitfall II: Lost Caverns is the sequel to the award-winning PItfall by David Crane and was developed and published by Activision in 1984 for 9 different platforms including Apple II, Commodore 64, Colecovision...

Year: 1984 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-10-09 Tags: arcade atari 5200 atari 2600

The New Zealand Story

This is the Amiga version (already packed to run on your PC) of one of the most popular arcade created by Taito, New Zealand Story. This conversion has been released in 1989, developed by Ocean in 1989,...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-26 Tags: arcade amiga

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 caveman

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 commodore 64 platformer side-scrolling fantasy mythology

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 platformer arcade

Prophecy: Viking Child

Prophecy: Viking Child (a.ka. Prophecy I: The Viking Child) is a fantasy platform game developed by Imagitec Design and published by GameTek in 1990 initially for the Amiga and Atari ST. It was ported...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-09-26 Tags: fantasy 2d mythology