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Platforming games focus on maneuvering through tricky environments that are oftentimes filled with enemies, obstacles, and myriads of other hazards to prevent you from completing a level or otherwise overcoming the challenges set. A mastery of control, timing, and patience is required in order to ensure that you can face the trials that this genre presents.

  1. 20xx (Series)

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    An indie roguelike action platform video game. Represent entire series of 20xx games including 20XX, 30XX.
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    Fly with Nyx across the ruins of the ancient Greece in her dangerous search for her dearest friend Icarus. Use the powers of Zeus and the Gods from Olympus and use them wisely in order to help Nyx to complete her epic adventure.


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    Commander Genius is a software piece that interprets the Commander Keen Invasion of the Vorticons and Galaxy series.
  2. Mark of the Ninja consists of stealth oriented 2D platforming. The character is required to sneak through a series of environments while staying out of sight of guards and performing silent takedowns.
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    Grimvalor is an action platformer with fast-paced combat in a dark fantasy world, drawing inspiration from many hack-n-slash franchises and character action games. Experience atmospheric environments from dark caves and ruined castles to snowy mountaintops.
  3. Sealed Bite is a Metroidvania style platformer where you’re running against the clock to find crystal shards that prevent you from turning into a werewolf.
  4. Oddworld (Series)

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    Oddworld is a fictional universe presented in video game form, created by game developers Oddworld Inhabitants under the direction of Lorne Lanning. The series has been released on various platforms such as PlayStation, Xbox, PlayStation 3, Windows, Wii U, and PC. Represent entire series of Oddworld games.
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    You are a cow abducted and genetically improved by aliens which now have the opportunity to rebel against livestock industry by freeing the encaged hens and killing butchers. You used to be a regular cow raised as a dairy cow, but you ain't that anymore.
  5. Toki Tori (Series)

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    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. Represent entire series of Toki Tori games including Toki Tori , Toki Tori 2.
  6. Take on the role of Sackboy, the knitted hero from the handcrafted world of LittleBigPlanet™, in this side-scrolling, endless adventure. DASH to ESCAPE the GOO and the clutches of the grumpy Negativitron!
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    Also known as Out Of This World™, Another World is a pioneer action/platformer that released across more than a dozen platforms since its debut in 1991. Along the years, Another World™ has attained cult status among critics and sophisticated gamers alike.
  7. 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 .
  8. Jump 'n Bump was originally released by Brainchild Design in 1998 for MS-DOS. It supported 4 players and was about bunnies crushing each other to death to get the highest score!
  9. Plee the Bear is a fun platform jump and run game, in which you're a bear, trying to catch his son, which ran away after he ate all your honey.
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    Go Ollie is a free Linux game with beautifully rendered scenes and animations The latest in innovative mouse controlled platform gaming featuring a unique fusion of platform and match three gaming mechanics Two gameplay modes: Story Mode with over 60 individual levels each with...