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  • SuperTux icon

    SuperTux

    SuperTux is a classic 2D jump'n run sidescroller game in a style similar to the original Super Mario games. Instead of Mario, the hero in this game is Tux, the mascot of the Linux kernel.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android

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    Limbo

    Limbo (stylized as LIMBO) is a puzzle-platform video game and the premiere title of independent Danish game developer Playdead. The game was released in July 2010 as a platform exclusive title on Xbox Live Arcade, and was later...

    Commercial Mac Windows iPhone iPad

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    Machinarium

    Solve puzzles, quests, brain-teasers and mini-games to rid the city of the wicked Black Cap Brotherhood robots. Gorgeous hand-drawn graphics and animations bring the robot's story to life, using unique comic bubbles and symbols to...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android Blackberry Android Tablet iPad

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    Super Meat Boy

    Super Meat Boy is a platform game developed by Team Meat and is the successor to Edmund McMillen's and Jonathan McEntee's flash game, Meat Boy, originally released on the Newgrounds website in October 2008.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    Secret Maryo Chronicles

    Secret Maryo Chronicles is an Open Source two-dimensional platform game and is using an Open Graphics Library for the best possible graphic design and stock performance.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Frogatto & Friends

    [Frogatto & Friends is free and open source on Windows and Linux, on the other platforms it costs $4.99]. Frogatto & Friends is an old-school 2D platformer game, starring a certain quixotic frog. Give it a try! It's a...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux iPhone Blackberry BSD iPad

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    Nikki and the Robots

    A cute physics platformer that plays in a fictional world of the future the infamous super villain Dr. Lacroix schemes to seize world supremacy with his army of robots. You take the role of Nikki and try to cross those evil plans on...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued Official site and app unavailable.
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    VVVVVV

    In VVVVVV, the player controls Captain Viridian, who is lost in an alternate dimension, in search of the missing members of his spaceship's crew. Instead of jumping, the player is able to control the direction of gravity, allowing...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

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    Capsized

    Capsized is a retro-inspired 2d platformer developed by Alientrap. Presented in a unique hand drawn art style. As a intrepid space traveler, you have crash landed on a mysterious planet and soon discover you are not alone.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Steam

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    Castlevania The Lecarde Chronicles

    A fan-made game based on the Castlevania series. Play as Efrain Lecarde, a knight of the church, who is sent to investigate a strange event that occurred in the cemetery of his hometown of Segovia Spain.

    Free Personal Windows

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    Of Light & Shadow

    "Of Light & Shadow" is an award winning sidescroll puzzle-platformer for PC/Mac with a slight twist; the game combines two areas in each level, light and shadow, as well as two protagonists in one playable character, Mr....

    Free Mac Windows

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    Knytt Stories

    In Knytt Stories, each level is its own little adventure. One level is included with the game, where you have to stop a machine that draws the life out of the planet. To find more levels to play, download the expansion pack or go to...

    Free Windows

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    Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet

    In this 2D action adventure so damn twisted, explore unique environments and battle bizarre creatures as you make your way to the center of the mysterious Shadow Planet! Solve complex puzzles and upgrade your ship with alien...

    Commercial Windows

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    Toad Strikes Back

    Toad Strikes Back is fan game based on classic Super Mario Bros. titles. It stars Toad from the Mario series.

    Free Windows

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    JVGS

    JVGS is a free, minimalistic platform game that runs on windows, mac, linux and most other obscure systems out there. This game takes place in a world much like ours, which has started fading away. At a point where nearly...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Pequepon 2

    Jump and run with Pequepon in this colorful platform game where we make a different mission for every world we visit. These are the worlds: PEQUEPONA: In this forest we get a hammer to open the jar where our friend is trapped. ...

    Free Windows Android

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    Indivisible

    Indivisible is an action-packed new RPG from developer Lab Zero, creators of Skull Girls!.

    Free Windows

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    Kentucky Route Zero

    Kentucky Route Zero is a magical realist adventure game about a secret highway in the caves beneath Kentucky, and the mysterious folks who travel it. Developed by Cardboard Computer (Jake Elliott and Tamas Kemenczy), the game...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    Robin Game

    Robin is a fun platform game with a heroic outlaw theme and a grain of Super Mario gameplay.

    Free Android

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    The Balloon Quest

    "The Balloon Quest" is an ambitious 2,5d indie game platformer (PC&Mac) which will win you over with a lot of love for detail and fresh gameplay mechanics. The game revolves around the development of two little kids: a...

    Free Mac Windows

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    Sword of Dimensions

    Sword Of Dimensions is a platform game with elements of environmental puzzle. You control lone traveler who accidentally finds a way to strange world with no sunlight. Grab your sword and prepare for long journey. Use sword to get rid...

    Free Windows

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    Glare

    Glare is a side-scrolling action platforming game coming October 10th from Phobic Studios to Windows, Mac and Linux. Summoned from starlight to defeat the infectious creatures called the Ramora, you play as the Shiner, a being of pure...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    Pitiri 1977

    Pitiri combines a complex and grim story, with beautiful graphics, a physic engine and fantastic characters. The genre can be described as a mixture of Jump n Run game with a physic engine and Adventure & Rpg elements. The...

    Commercial Windows

  • Super Mario: Blue Twilight DX icon

    Super Mario: Blue Twilight DX

    Super Mario: Blue Twilight DX is a non-profit unofficial fangame based on the Mario universe. It combines elements from 3D Mario titles with classic, 2D gameplay, set in Halloween-themed levels.

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued The game is no longer updated and available on the official website, but it can be still downloaded from MFGG.net
  • The Misadventures of P.B. Winterbottom icon

    The Misadventures of P.B. Winterbottom

    The Misadventures of P.B. Winterbottom is a puzzle platform game. The player controls the titular character, P.B. Winterbottom, in an attempt to gather pies. Winterbottom has the ability to manipulate time and replicate himself into...

    Commercial Windows

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    Ukemi Ninja

    Play ninja character who is on a mission to rescue villagers from the four ancient Dragons. The game includes 5 unique chapters with over 70 levels to play. Can you pass them all to be the true Ukemi Ninja?.

    Freemium Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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    CheeseMan

    CheeseMan is a 2D Platformer where you play with that little piece of cheese called “CheeseMan”. CheeseMan’s quest is to save the Cheese Land from the evil “Professor Mousky” with the help of “Cheesette”, a tough cheese girl who...

    Freemium Android iPhone

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    On the Hop

    Help Mmmo, Rrro and Zzzo, three courageous totem poles, to jump as quickly as possible through numerous levels filled with obstacles, and collect all the energy particles to help save their village. Features - Simple one touch...

    Commercial iPhone

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    Pixel Land

    Pixel Land (previously Super Pixel Bros) is a game that sets out to answer the age old question “Can a game contained within only 64 pixels, be fun, challenging and addictive?” Well I think the answer is Yes! Pixel Land is based...

    Free iPhone

    • Discontinued The app is no longer updated, but last version, 1.1, released on January 2012, can be still downloaded from the App Store.
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    Chronology

    Chronology is an episodic puzzle platform adventure starring The Inventor and The Snail.

    Free Android iPhone Android Tablet Windows Phone

  • The Adventures of Señor Gato icon

    The Adventures of Señor Gato

    The Adventures of Señor Gato 3 is a free platformer for your android device. Run, jump, and throw fireballs on your way to getting back to your home. This free super platform adventure game is worth the price, free. The game...

    Free Android Android Tablet

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    Lost Caverns

    Lost Caverns is a 2D platform game that will test both your reflexes and puzzle solving abilities.

    Free Android

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    Crazy Hamster

    The winter is coming. Crazy hamster forgot to store his supplies. Now he has to visit different lands before winter to find food. Hamster is so crazy that he sees nothing but fruits. The lands he visits are full of traps and obstacles...

    Freemium Android iPhone S60 Android Tablet iPad

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    Toki Tori (series)

    The gameplay in Toki Tori is a blend of two genres. While it looks like a platform game, it’s a puzzle game by heart. Push your brain to the limit as you guide Toki Tori through 80 challenging levels spread over 4 mysterious...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet

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