Platformer Classic Games and Abandonware

Disney's Hercules

Disney's Hercules is an action platformer game for Windows 95 and Playstation published in 1997 by Disney Interactive, based on the animated movie of the same name. If you have problems running it, use...

Year: 1997 Genre: Action Updated: 2016-11-30 Tags: arcade fantasy disney movies platformer

Contra

Contra is a run-and-gun style platformer developed by Konami and published by Erbe Software initially in 1987. It was released in arcades and on ZX Spectrum and Amstrad PC to start with. The NES version...

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2017-05-20 Tags: platformer shooter arcade

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

Prehistorik 2

Prehistorik 2 is the sequel to the platform game Prehistorik and was developed and published by Titus Interactive; it was released for DOS and Amstrad CPC in 1993. In this humorous platform game you control...

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-12 Tags: platformer caveman

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: 2017-08-14 Tags: puzzle-solving platformer cinematic freeware

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

Rayman

The first game in the popular Rayman series is a 2D side-scrolling adventure developed and published by Ubisoft and released in 1995 for PC MS-DOS, Playstation, Sega Saturn and other platforms. It was...

Year: 1995 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-16 Tags: platformer cartoon

Mario & Luigi

Mario & Luigi is a simple but very nice clone of Super Mario Bros developed by Mike Wiering in 1994. Controls are very simple: Ctrl to Run, Alt to Jump, Space to Fire, Left and Right arrows to walk.

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-13 Tags: freeware clone platformer

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: platformer arcade side-scrolling

Pang

Pang, also known as Buster Bros in the US or Pomping World in Japan, is 2d platformer arcade created by Mitchell Corporation in 1989. The goal is to destroy balloons that bounce on the playfield, shooting...

Year: 1990 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2017-01-21 Tags: arcade co-op platformer

Dangerous Dave in the Haunted Mansion

Dangerous Dave in the Haunted Mansion (a.k.a. Dangerous Dave 2) is the sequel to the original Dangerous Dave and was developed by Gamer’s Edge and id Software; and published by Softdisk Publishing in...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-16 Tags: platformer 2d scrolling

Hocus Pocus

Hocus Pocus is a fantasy platform action game developed by Moonlite Software and published by Apogee Software in 1994 for DOS. This game has nothing to do with the movie of the same title that was released...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-19 Tags: fantasy platformer

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

Flashback: The Quest for Identity

Flashback: The Quest For Identity is a sci-fi platformer/action-adventure published by U.S. Gold, and developed by Delphine Software. The game is the brainchild of Paul Cuisset, creator of Future Wars,...

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2017-04-12 Tags: cyberpunk/dark sci-fi puzzle-solving shooter platformer cinematic