Platformer Games

Electro Man

Electro Man

Electro Man (aka Electroman) is a sci-fi platformer-shooter created by xLand Games and released initially as shareware in 1992. It was later re-released as freeware in 2006..

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-01-13Tags: freeware metroidvania platform-shooter puzzle platformer science fiction side-scrolling

Nicky Boom

Nicky Boom

Nicky Boom is a side-scrolling platformer created by Microids and released in 1992 for Amiga, Atari ST, and MS-DOS. The game designed and coded by Alain Lambin and Dominico Manfredi didn't reach great popularity.

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-01-07Tags: fantasy humour platform puzzle-solving

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. T...

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-01-03Tags: amiga original game basher fantasy hack and slash platform side-scrolling

Dalek Attack

Dalek Attack

Dalek Attack is an action game based on the BBC series Doctor Who. It was developed by 221b Software and published by Alternative in 1993 for the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, and ZX Spectrum.

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-01-03Tags: amiga original game doctor who licensed platform-shooter science fiction tv series

Parasol Stars: Rainbow Islands 2

Parasol Stars: Rainbow Islands 2

Parasol Stars, also known as Parasol Stars: The Story of Rainbow Islands II - or if you prefer, The Story of Bubble Bobble III (not sure why, since there was no "Story of Bubble Bobble I").

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-01-03Tags: 2 players arcade co-op pc engine single screen

Risky Woods

Risky Woods

Risky Woods is a platformer created by the Spanish studio Zeus and published by Electronic Arts and Dinamic Software in 1992 for the Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS, and Mega Drive/Genesis.

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-24Tags: anime arcade dark fantasy platform-shooter run and gun side-scrolling

P. P. Hammer and His Pneumatic Weapon

P. P. Hammer and His Pneumatic Weapon

P. P. Hammer and His Pneumatic Weapon is a puzzle/platformer created by Traveling Bits Production and published by Demonware in 1991 for Amiga and Commodore 64. In this title made ...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-20Tags: ancient egypt arcade clear screen puzzle platformer

James Pond 3: Operation Starfish

James Pond 3: Operation Starfish

James Pond 3: Operation Starfish is a platformer created by Vectordean and released in 1993. Unlike the previous two games of the series, James Pond 3 was created for the Sega Gene...

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-17Tags: 2d aga genesis original game jumper

Treasure Island Dizzy

Treasure Island Dizzy

Treasure Island Dizzy is a 2D platform-adventure developed by The Highlanders and published by Codemasters initially in 1988 for ZX Spectrum, then ported to Atari ST, Amiga and Commodore 64.

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-13Tags: flip-screen platform puzzle-solving

Prince of Persia

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.

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-06Tags: apple 2 original game cinematic freeware middle east platform puzzle-solving

Joe & Mac: Caveman Ninja

Joe & Mac: Caveman Ninja

Joe & Mac: Caveman Ninja ("ikusae genshizin" in the original title) is an arcade created by Data East and released initially in 1991, then ported to several home platforms includin...

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-06Tags: 2 players caveman coin-up conversion dinosaurs prehistoric side-scrolling

The Lion King

The Lion King

The Lion King is the video game adaptation of the Disney movie with the same title and was developed by Westwood Studios and published by Virgin Interactive Entertainment in 1994. ...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: aga basher cartoon genesis original game hand-drawn animations movies platform

Thexder

Thexder

Thexder is a platform shooter videogame developed by Game Arts and released for DOS, Amiga, Apple II, MSX and several other platforms in 1987. You control a robot that is able to transform into a jet.

Year: 1987 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: anime arcade battlemech mecha platform-shooter run and gun science fiction shoot em up

Prehistorik

Prehistorik

Prehistorik is a side-scrolling platformer developed by Titus Interactive and released in 1991 for the Amiga, Atari ST, Amstrad CPC and DOS. The main character is a neanderthal who...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: basher history platform prehistoric