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Platform Games

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.

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    The Swapper is an atmospheric puzzle platformer set in the furthest reaches of space.
  1. Ikachan is a freeware video game created by Japanese developer Daisuke Amaya, under the art name Pixel. In the game, the player plays a squid named Ikachan, who swims through an underground cave, meeting and helping other creatures.

  2. 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 multiple clones.
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  3. Indulge Lady Tallowmere and see how far through her lovingly violent dungeons you can delve in this 2D indie action roguelike-inspired platformer.
  4. Deadlight is a 2012 sidescrolling survival horror cinematic platforming video game. The game tells the story of Randall Wayne, a former park ranger who sets out to find his family in the aftermath of a zombie apocalypse.
  5. Platform video game developed by WayForward Technologies for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Wii U, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch.
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    Use the power of the colors to change the world around you, and join Born on his adventure while he tries to stay alive and escape from his inevitable fate: being consumed by the pure emptiness. The Void.
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    In Drop Free you character keeps falling down and you must tap to jump and avoid all obstacles. Be careful, your goal is to dodge all rockets, bullets, spikes, cutters, cones, and cops along with many more obstacles.
  6. Spelunky is a unique platformer with randomized levels that offer a challenging new experience each time you play. Journey deep underground and explore fantastic places filled with all manner of monsters, traps, and treasure.
  7. Bunny Run 2 is a sequel to the popular same-named game, with an improved gameplay and better visuals.
  8. Megaman Unlimited is a Megaman fan-game in the classic 8-Bit NES style both in sound and visuals. It is similar to Megaman 3 and Megaman 9-10 in design philosophy. MMU is made by fans for fun. It is not related to the official series’ canon.
  9. In a city filled with superheroes, getting to crimes becomes a competition on its own. Fortunately there are enough rockets, bombs, grappling hooks, spikes, and other goodies lying around -- to make the competition fun and fast.
  10. Join Patty – a house painter with superhuman abilities – on her quest to rescue her kidnapped friend in this colorful and dynamic platformer. Face dangerous adventures in the desert, the jungle and on a tropical island and challenge Patty's evil sister in her spooky mansion.
  11. Between MM3 and MM4 there was a MM adventure, never told, until now:
  12. A Megaman game with more than thirty bosses and powerups in a huge, Metroid-style world.


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