Platformer Games

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: 2020-09-02Tags: apple 2 original game cinematic freeware middle east 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

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

Bubble and Squeak

Bubble and Squeak

Bubble and Squeak is a platformer created by Audiogenic Software for Amiga computers and Amiga CD32 and released in 1994. The game was also ported to the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive, with some small differences.

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-08-08Tags: aga amiga original game cartoon jumper multi-directional

Bubble Bobble

Bubble Bobble

Bubble Bobble is not only one of the most popular arcade ever created, but also a personal favourite of GamesNostalgia. This 2D cartoon action platformer designed by Fukio Mitsuji (aka MTJ) was released by Taito initially in 1986.

Year: 1987 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-04-21Tags: 2 players arcade clear screen co-op coin-up conversion multiplayer platform

Zool

Zool

Zool: Ninja of the Nth Dimension is a fast-moving platformer originally produced for the Amiga, including AGA models, in 1992 by Gremlin Graphics, as a competitor to Sonic the Hedgehog.

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-08-01Tags: advergames aga amiga cd32 amiga original game arcade basher platform shoot em up

Mega Man 2

Mega Man 2

Mega Man 2, known in Japan as Rockman 2, is an action platformer created by Capcom in 1988 for the Nintendo Entertainment System. It was the second title in the Mega Man series and...

Year: 1988 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2018-03-26Tags: anime nes original game platform science fiction shoot em up

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-shooter run and gun side-scrolling

Disney's Aladdin

Disney's Aladdin

Disney's Aladdin, one of the most successful port from a movie to videogame, is a 2D side scrolling platformer developed by Virgin Games based on the Disney 1992 motion picture. Graphics and animation were created by Disney itself.

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-08-08Tags: aga arcade basher cartoon fairy tale genesis original game hand-drawn animations middle east movies mythology platform

Nebulus

Nebulus

Nebulus (known as Tower Toppler in the US) is an action platformer developed and designed by John M Phillips initially for the ZX Spectrum and Commodore 64. Later it was ported to Amiga, Atari ST, Amstrad CPC, Acorn 32-bit.

Year: 1988 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: arcade climber zx spectrum

Pitfall!

Pitfall!

Pitfall!, also known as Pitfall Harry's Jungle Adventure, is a legendary platformer designed and programmed by David Crane in 1982 for the Atari 2600. In this game you are Pitfall...

Year: 1983 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: arcade atari 2600 platform

Mr. Nutz: Hoppin' Mad

Mr. Nutz: Hoppin' Mad

Mr. Nutz: Hoppin' Mad is a 2D side scrolling platformer created by NEON Software and published by Ocean for the Amiga in 1994. A Mega Drive/Genesis version of the game was planned but never released.

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: fantasy jumper platform

Fire & Ice

Fire & Ice

Fire & Ice: The daring adventures of Cool Coyote is platformer created by Graftgold and published by Renegade Software in 1992 for the Amiga and Atari ST, later ported to MS-DOS, Acorn, and SEGA Master System.

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: 2d amiga cd32 amiga original game jumper multi-directional platform

Wolfchild

Wolfchild

Wolfchild is a platformer created by Core Design and released in 1992 for the Amiga and Atari ST. Later it was ported to Sega Genesis/Mega Drive, Master System, and other platforms.

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-03-14Tags: amiga original game multi-directional science fiction