The best classic and old school Platform games

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

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

Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure

Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure

Pitfall: the Mayan Adventure is a side-scrolling action platformer. It's the forth game in the Pitfall series. It was developed by Activision in partnership with Redline games and published by Activision in 1994.

Year: 1995 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-01-11Tags: arcade genesis original game hand-drawn animations jungle platform side-scrolling

Disney's The Jungle Book

Disney's The Jungle Book

Disney's The Jungle Book is a platformer created by Virgin Interactive (aka Virgin Games) based on the 1967 Disney animated film. The team behind Aladdin (including David Bishop a...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: 2d action-adventure cartoon genesis original game hand-drawn animations jungle movies 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...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: apple 2 original game platform puzzle-solving

Flashback: The Quest for Identity

Flashback: The Quest for Identity

Flashback: The Quest For Identity is a sci-fi platformer/action-adventure published by U.S. Gold, and developed by Delphine Software. The game is the brainchild of Paul Cuisset, cr...

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: amiga original game cinematic cyberpunk platform puzzle-solving science fiction shoot em up

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: 2020-12-02Tags: fantasy platform

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: 2020-12-02Tags: platform science fiction

Skyroads

Skyroads

Skyroads is a remake of the driving game Kosmonaut. Both games were made by Bluemoon, a small studio based in Estonia. The game was released in 1993 for PC MS-DOS only. Compare...

Year: 1993 Genre: Racing Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: arcade freeware platform science fiction track racing

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

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: 2020-12-02Tags: platform science fiction

Commander Keen

Commander Keen

Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars is the first in the franchise of side scrollers of the same name, developed by id Software and published by Apogee Software in 1990 for DOS. There are 5 entries into the series.

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: platform science fiction top-down

Commander Keen 2: The Earth Explodes

Commander Keen 2: The Earth Explodes

Commander Keen 2: The Earth Explodes is the sequel to Commander Keen: Marooned on Mars and it was developed by id Software and published by Apogee in 1990 for DOS only. Programme...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: platform science fiction side-scrolling

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