Platform

A platform game (or platformer) is a video game which involves guiding an avatar to jump between suspended platforms, over obstacles, or both to advance the game. These challenges are known as jumping puzzles or freerunning. The player controls the jumps to avoid letting the avatar fall from platforms or miss necessary jumps. The most common unifying element of games of this genre is the jump button Read the full article at the Wikipedia.

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Alex the Allegator

Release (27 Jul 2003)
Alex the Allegator is a series of games that I, Johan Peitz, usually use for game coding challenges like Speedhack and Ludumdare: Alex...
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Puzzle

Dave Gnukem

0.55 (13 Aug 2004)
Dave Gnukem is a 2D scrolling platform shooter.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Shoot 'Em Up

Ore Explorer

Release (20 Oct 2007)
Excellent logic-based side-scroll game.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Puzzle

Nuts & Scrap

We are in 2169, the whole world is computerized and most jobs are filled by computer machines.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Adventure

Jumpman

1.0.2 (22 Mar 2009)
Features: [list] [*] Old-school puzzle platforming with some twists [*] Low-definition graphics [*] Gamepad support [*] Full level editor [/list]
Genre: Arcade, Platform

And Yet It Moves

1.2.1 (10 Aug 2011)
And Yet It Moves is an award winning physics-based platform game where you run and jump through a world made of paper.
Genre: Arcade, Platform

The Maze of Galious

0.63 (12 Mar 2009)
This is a legend that has been told since long, long ago.
Genre: Platform, Adventure

The Goonies

1.4 (11 Mar 2009)
The action takes place in the sleepy seaside town of Cauldron Point - down in an area known as the Goon Docks.
Genre: Platform, Adventure

Polly-B-Gone

1.0 (4 Dec 2008)
POLLY-B-GONE is a 3D physics platform game that tells the story of a plucky wheeled robot named Polly, who has been imprisoned by the nefarious Dr.
Genre: Arcade, Platform

Flashback

0.2.1 - Unofficial! REminiscence (15 Mar 2011)
In Flashback, you take on the role of Conrad B.
Genre: Platform, Adventure

Cave Story

1.2 (10 Mar 2011)
Cave Story is the critically acclaimed opus by indie game developer Pixel, originally created as a tribute to games like Metroid and Castlevania.
Genre: Arcade, Platform, Adventure

Jed

1.0 (10 Jan 2009)
A fun "new-retro" platform game, with a twist, a soundtrack by Demoscene Time Machine, baby robots, and unlockable top-hats.
Genre: Platform, Adventure