Platformer Classic Games and Abandonware

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

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

Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle

Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle is the fourth game in the Commander Keen series and the first in the second series "Goodbye, Galaxy". Developed by idSoftware, it was released in 1991 for MS-DOS...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic platformer

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

Turrican 3

Turrican 3 is a sci-fi platformer/shooter that was initially developed by Factor 5 for the SEGA Mega Drive/Genesis under the name Mega Turrican and it was later ported to Amiga in 1993 as a sequel to...

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2016-02-14 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic shooter platformer genesis

Jazz Jackrabbit: Christmas Edition

Jazz Jackrabbit is a side-scrolling platformer developed and published by Epic MegaGames for PC. This Christmas Edition, also known as Jazz Jackrabbit: Holiday Hare 1994, is a special version with a Xmas...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2015-12-31 Tags: shooter freeware platformer

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

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

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

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