Platformer Games

Rainbow Islands

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: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-08-24Tags: arcade vertical-scrolling fantasy

Commander Keen 5: The Armageddon Machine

Commander Keen 5: The Armageddon Machine

Commander Keen 5: The Armageddon Machine is a platformer by idSoftware, creators of Doom. Released in 1991 for PC only, it's the fifth game in the famous series of Commander Keen and it's the second episode...

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

Superfrog

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: 2017-04-23Tags: platformer arcade jumper amiga original game cartoon

Disney's The Jungle Book

Disney's The Jungle Book

Disney's The Jungle Book is a platformer created by Virgin Interactive (aka Virgin Games) based on the 1967 Disney animated film. The team behind Aladdin (including David Bishop and programmer David Perry)...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-11-19Tags: 2d movies disney action-adventure

Dangerous Dave in the Haunted Mansion

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: 2016-11-16Tags: platformer 2d scrolling

Commander Keen 2: The Earth Explodes

Commander Keen 2: The Earth Explodes

Commander Keen 2: The Earth Explodes is the sequel to Commander Keen: Marooned on Mars and it was developed by id Software and published by Apogee in 1990 for DOS only. Programmed, like the other games...

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

The New Zealand Story

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: 2019-03-16Tags: arcade coin-up conversion

Commander Keen 3: Keen Must Die!

Commander Keen 3: Keen Must Die!

Keen Must Die! is the third episode of the first trilogy of the Commander Keen platform games serie, the Invasion of the Vorticons. Developed by id Software, it was released for PC in 1990.

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

Gods

Gods

Gods is a fantasy platform game developed by The Bitmap Brothers and published by Renegade Software in 1991 for the Amiga, Atari ST, and DOS. The Gods have put out an open call to any hero who can defeat...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-03-14Tags: platformer fantasy mythology

Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars

Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars

Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars is the first in the franchise of side scrollers of the same name, developed by id Software and published by Apogee Software in 1990 for DOS. There are 5 entries into...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2015-04-17Tags: sci-fi/futuristic side view top-down

4D Prince of Persia

4D Prince of Persia

4D Prince of Persia is an unofficial reworking of the original Prince of Persia game by Jordan Mechner. This remake was developed by Kirill A. Terebilov in 1994.

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-03-16Tags: freeware remake

Wonder Boy in Monster Land

Wonder Boy in Monster Land

Wonder Boy in Monster Land is the second game in the famous series of 2d platformers created by SEGA. Released originaly as an arcade in 1986, the game was ported to Master System in 1987 and many other...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-11-03Tags: fantasy 2d rpg elements

Mega Man 2

Mega Man 2

Mega Man 2, known in Japan as Rockman 2, is an action platformer created by Capcom in 1988 for the Nintendo Entertainment System. It was the second title in the Mega Man series and was developed partially...

Year: 1988 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2018-03-26Tags: sci-fi/futuristic side view platform shooter anime/manga 2d scrolling

Commander Keen: Aliens Ate My Babysitter!

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: 2015-04-17Tags: side-scrolling platformer