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    The Iconoclasts

    The Iconoclasts is a graphically beautiful platform game with well written dialogue and flourishes with character. The game is in alpha stages but the author has made the claim that it is not abandoned. Gameplay is extremely smooth...

    Free Windows

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    • Long adventure, comparable level of love put into it Guest • Dec 2015 Disagree   Agree
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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

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    • Discontinued Official site and app unavailable.
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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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    Noitu Love

    The year is 2188. The city is protected by an organization called "The Peacekeepers League" and everything is swell except for that it's under attack! By a robot army lead by professor Darnacus Damnation!! This game...

    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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    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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    Super Mario Fusion Revival

    Super Mario Fusion Revival is a fangame project that focuses on Mario and crew traveling to different worlds, with crossover content from different Super Mario games. Throughout the game, the core Mario-style game mechanics is kept...

    Free Windows

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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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    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...

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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

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    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

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    • Discontinued The game is no longer updated and available on the official website, but it can be still downloaded from MFGG.net
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    Icebreakers

    Play the coolest new sport in town: Icebreakers! Icebreakers is a family friendly action game where you use fast sleds that leave behind ice trails you use to make your opponents crash, Smash your rivals on ice with your trail to...

    Commercial Windows

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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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    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...

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