Platformer Games

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

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

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

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

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

Aliens: Alien 2

Aliens: Alien 2

Aliens: Alien 2 is a platform shooter created by Squaresoft and released exclusively in Japan for MSX computers. As you can imagine from the title, it's the official videogame base...

Year: 1987 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-02-28Tags: aliens horror licensed movies msx platform-shooter run and gun

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

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