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

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

Bubble Bobble

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: 2016-10-14Tags: arcade platformer

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

Nebulus

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: 2017-09-14Tags: arcade zx spectrum

Pitfall!

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: 2017-10-02Tags: arcade platformer atari 2600

Fire & Ice

Fire & Ice

Fire & Ice: The daring adventures of Cool Coyote is platformer created by Graftgold and published by Renegade Software in 1992 for the Amiga and Atari ST, later ported to MS-DOS, Acorn, and SEGA Master...

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2018-06-29Tags: jumper 2d multi-directional

Mr. Nutz: Hoppin' Mad

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: 2018-04-27Tags: platformer

James Pond 2: RoboCod

James Pond 2: RoboCod

James Pond 2: Codename Robocod is a platformer created by Vectordean in 1991, as a sequel to James Pond: Underwater Agent. The game was initially developed for Amiga, Atari ST, and Sega Genesis but it...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2018-08-21Tags: jumper 2d scrolling toys kids aga

Lionheart

Lionheart

Lionheart is a side scrolling hack'n'slash action platformer created by Thalion Software for the Amiga only. It was published in January 1993 and received many positive reviews. The game features parallax...

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-06-04Tags: fantasy amiga original game side-scrolling hack and slash

Rodland

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: 2017-05-16Tags: anime/manga arcade fantasy

Pitfall II: Lost Caverns

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: 2018-05-04Tags: arcade atari 5200 atari 2600

The First Samurai

The First Samurai

First Samurai is a side-scrolling platformer with an oriental/martial arts theme, developed by Vivid Image and released in 1991 for Amiga and Atari ST, one year later for Commodore 64, DOS and SNES.

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2018-05-01Tags: arcade fantasy fighting martial arts real-time

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: 2016-11-26Tags: arcade coin-up conversion