Platformer Games

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

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 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

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

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

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

Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars

Commander Keen: Marooned on Mars, released in 1990, is the first episode of the popular saga of platform games for PC developed by id Software and published by Apogee.

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic

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

Prince of Persia

Prince of Persia is a fantasy cinematic 2D platformer originally developed and published by Brøderbund and designed by Jordan Mechner. It was initially released in 1989 for the Apple II. It was ported...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-18 Tags: puzzle-solving platformer cinematic freeware


Zool: Ninja of the Nth Dimension is a fast-moving platformer originally produced for the Amiga, including AGA models, in 1992 by Gremlin Graphics, as a competitor to Sonic the Hedgehog. This critical...

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-04-02 Tags: arcade shooter aga amiga


Gods is a 1991 side-scrolling platform videogame developed by The Bitmap Brothers, released for Amiga, Atari ST and MS-DOS. It was one of the most popular and top rated videogame for Amiga in 1991.

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-06-28 Tags: platform

Shadow of the Beast

Shadow of the Beast is a side-scrolling platformer created by Reflections for the Amiga and published by Psygnosis in 1989. It was considered revolutionary at the time, thanks to its graphics, colours,...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-25 Tags: fantasy puzzle-solving amiga

Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure

Pitfall: the Mayan Adventure is a side-scrolling action platformer. It's the forth game in the Pitfall series. It was developed by Activision in partnership with Redline games and published by Activision...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-12-04 Tags: platform arcade side-scrolling