Platformer Games

The First Samurai

The First Samurai

The First Samurai is a fantasy platform game developed by Vivid Image and published by Image Works in 1991 initially for the Amiga and Atari ST. Later it was ported to several other platforms including DOS.

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-10-21Tags: arcade basher fantasy fighting hack and slash martial arts platform real-time

X-Men

X-Men

X-Men is a videogame created by Western Technologies exclusively for the SEGA Mega Drive/Genesis console and published in 1993. The title is based on the famous superheroes series by Marvel.

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-09-25Tags: basher genesis original game licensed side-scrolling superhero

Ghostbusters for Genesis

Ghostbusters for Genesis

Ghostbusters (Genesis version) is a side-scrolling platformer featuring the heroes of the 1984 movie. SEGA released the game in 1990. This title is different from the Activision ve...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-09-25Tags: genesis original game horror licensed movies

Disney's Tarzan

Disney's Tarzan

Disney's Tarzan (also known as Tarzan Action Game) is a platformer created by Eurocom Developments and published by Disney in 1999 for Playstation and Windows. It was also ported to Nintendo 64.

Year: 1999 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-08-24Tags: 2.5d jungle licensed movies nature polygons side-scrolling

Nebulus 2: Pogo a gogo

Nebulus 2: Pogo a gogo

Nebulus 2 is the sequel to the famous puzzle platformer Nebulus (aka Tower Toppler) designed by John M. Phillips and released by Hewson. The first game introduced a concept of pseudo-3d based on the "rotation" of the background.

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-08-08Tags: amiga original game climber puzzle platformer side-scrolling

Impossamole

Impossamole

Impossamole is a platform-shooter created by Core Design and published by Gremlin Graphics for Amiga, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, PC Engine, and other platforms in 1990. T...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-05-30Tags: jumper jungle platform-shooter

Kid Gloves

Kid Gloves

Kid Gloves is a platformer created by Timothy Closs for the Amiga and Atari ST. The game was released for free on the cover disk of Amiga Power in June 1991. With levels set in Anc...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-05-29Tags: coverdisk flip-screen jumper platform

M.C. Kids

M.C. Kids

M.C. Kids (known as McDonald Land in Europe) is a 2D platformer sponsored by the famous fast-food company. The title was developed by Virgin Games originally for the NES in 1992, then ported to Amiga, Commodore 64, DOS, and Atari ST.

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-05-17Tags: advergames jumper licensed nes original game platform side-scrolling

Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back is a platform action-adventure created for the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1992 by Lucasfilm Games and Sculptured Software. It's the sequel of the Star Wars game created by Beam Software.

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-05-04Tags: 2d action-adventure licensed movies platform-shooter side-scrolling

Cool Spot

Cool Spot

Cool Spot is a jump and run platformer created by Virgin Games originally for the Mega Drive/Genesis and ported to Amiga, Master System, MS-DOS, SNES and other systems. It was released in 1993.

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-04-25Tags: 2d arcade genesis original game jumper licensed multi-directional platform-shooter

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, devel...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-04-14Tags: arcade coin-up conversion platform-shooter shoot em up

Quik the Thunder Rabbit

Quik the Thunder Rabbit

Quik the Thunder Rabbit is a cute platformer developed by Stywox and published by Titus in 1994 for Amiga, Amiga CD32, and MS-DOS. The game, inspired by Sonic the Hedgehog, featu...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-04-04Tags: aga cartoon jumper multi-directional

B.C. Kid

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 1989 for the TurboGrafx-16/PC Engine. In Japan was known with the title PC-Genjin.

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-03-21Tags: arcade caveman history hop and bop jumper pc engine platform prehistoric

CarVup

CarVup

CarVup (or Car-Vup) is a platformer created by Core Design for Amiga and Atari ST, released in 1990-1991. The game is a sort of remake of the Jaleco coin-up City Connection (also known as Cruisin').

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-03-20Tags: multi-directional painter platform