Platformer Games

Lode Runner: The Legend Returns

Lode Runner: The Legend Returns

Lode Runner: The Legend Returns is the sequel/remake of the original Lode Runner created by Douglas E Smith. It was developed by Presage Software and published by Sierra On-Line in 1994 for DOS, Mac, and Windows 3.

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: enhanced remakes level editor platform single screen

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 1991 for DOS.

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: platform

Dangerous Dave

Dangerous Dave

Dangerous Dave in the Deserted Pirate's Hideout is a 1988 computer game by John Romero (co-founder of idSoftware and designer of Doom, Quake and many other games). Dangerous Dave w...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: apple 2 original game platform puzzle-solving

Hocus Pocus

Hocus Pocus

Hocus Pocus is a fantasy platform action game developed by Moonlite Software and published by Apogee Software in 1994 for DOS. This game has nothing to do with the movie of the same title that was released in 1993.

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: fantasy platform

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 others.

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: arcade fantasy jumper platform vertical-scrolling

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 of "Goodbye Galaxy".

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: platform science fiction

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 free.

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-07-07Tags: amiga original game arcade cartoon jumper platform

Kid Chaos

Kid Chaos

Kid Chaos is a side-scrolling platformer created exclusively for the Amiga by Magnetic Fields, and published by Ocean Software in 1994. The game was designed by Andrew Morris and was clearly inspired to Sonic the Hedgehog.

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-03-26Tags: amiga cd32 amiga original game arcade basher cartoon mini-games multi-directional parallax scrolling

Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle

Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle

Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle is the fourth game in the Commander Keen series and the first in the second series "Goodbye, Galaxy". Developed by idSoftware, it was released in 1991 for MS-DOS .

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: platform science fiction

Earthworm Jim

Earthworm Jim

Earthworm Jim is a 2D shooter/platformer created by Shiny Entertainment originally for the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis and published in 1994. The game design and the creation of the c...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-24Tags: comedy genesis original game hand-drawn animations platform run and gun side-scrolling

Bomb Jack

Bomb Jack

Bomb Jack is an arcade platform game released by Tehkan in 1984. It was ported to Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum in 1986, and to the Amiga and Atari ST in 1998. The game was never ported to PC.

Year: 1988 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-09-19Tags: arcade coin-up conversion

Toki

Toki

Toki is a platfomer arcade game created by TAD Corporation and originally released in 1989. Two years later it was ported to several home computer platforms. The Amiga and Atari ST versions were curated by Ocean.

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-24Tags: coin-up conversion run and gun

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...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-08-01Tags: atari st classical antiquity fantasy hack and slash mythology platform puzzle-solving

Batman: The Video Game

Batman: The Video Game

Batman: The Video Game is a platformer created by Sunsoft for the NES in 1989, right after the Batman movie by Tim Burton. It should not be confused with the Batman videogame crea...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-03-11Tags: licensed movies nes original game side-scrolling superhero