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 others.

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-07-24Tags: arcade fantasy jumper platform vertical-scrolling

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: 2020-07-31Tags: atari st classical antiquity fantasy hack and slash mythology platform puzzle-solving

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

The Great Giana Sisters

The Great Giana Sisters

The Great Giana Sisters is a 2D platformer inspired to Super Mario Bros (you might say "clone"). It was developed by Time Warp initially for the Commodore 64/128, in 1987, then ported to Amiga and Atari ST in 1988.

Year: 1988 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-10Tags: arcade clone commodore 64 jumper platform side-scrolling super mario bros

Commander Keen: Keen Dreams

Commander Keen: Keen Dreams

Commander Keen: Keen Dreams is a platform game developed by id Software. The game is known also as Commander Keen 3.5, since its events take place after Commander Keen 3: Keen Must...

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

4D Prince of Persia

4D Prince of Persia

4D Prince of Persia is an unofficial reworking of the original Prince of Persia game by Jordan Mechner. This remake was developed by Kirill A. Terebilov in 1994..

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: freeware middle east platform puzzle-solving remake

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: 2020-05-09Tags: arcade coin-up conversion

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: 2020-09-14Tags: arcade coin-up conversion platform-shooter shoot em up

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 platform-shooter run and gun

Crystal Caves

Crystal Caves

Crystal Caves is a sci fi themed side scrolling platform game developed and published by Apogee Software in 1991 for DOS. It was later ported to Linux, Mac, and Windows in 2014. It...

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

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

Rick Dangerous

Rick Dangerous

Rick Dangerous is a 2D action platformer created by Core Design and published by Microplay Software in 1989 for the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum and other home computers.

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-07-25Tags: aliens ancient egypt archaeology atari st jungle platform side-scrolling

Rick Dangerous 2

Rick Dangerous 2

Rick Dangerous 2 is the sequel to the popular platformer created by Core Design, inspired to the character of Indiana Jones. The game was released in 1990 for the Atari ST, Amiga, ...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-09-21Tags: aliens atari st science fiction

Cosmo's Cosmic Adventure: Forbidden Planet

Cosmo's Cosmic Adventure: Forbidden Planet

Cosmo’s Cosmic Adventure is a side-scrolling platform game developed and published by Apogee Software and released for DOS in 1992. The game has many references to another Apogee title, Duke Nukem (one of my favorites), throughout.

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: arcade platform