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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.

  1. Shank (Series)

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    Betrayed by the only family he ever knew and left for dead it's up to Shank to seek revenge for the death of his beloved at the hands of the underworld's deadliest assassins. Represent entire series of Shank games.
  2. "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. Light and Dr. Shadow.


  3. 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.
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    JVGS is a free, minimalistic platform game that runs on windows, mac, linux and most other obscure systems out there.
  4. Eternal Daughter is a freeware action-adventure game. The protagonist, Mia, is daughter of the Lorian priestess and an unknown father. Like the rest of her people, she is enslaved to do menial labor, under the supervision of her half-brother Hume.
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    Chameleon Run is a unique, fast and challenging autorunner with a colorful twist. Jump, switch and run through expertly crafted levels that will have you running back for more. Your goal is to switch your color to match the ground as you run and jump from platform to platform.
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    If you remember the oldest of Mario games, you cannot just pass this title by! Mario Forever is a remake of the classic Super Mario Bros game, which will make you busy for long hours, even if you haven't played Mario before!

    Bundleware

    This game, and all other software on Softendo, is known to contain PUPs, such as toolbars.
    https://malware.wikia.org/wiki/New_Super_Mario_Bros._Forever

    Warning

    This game, and all software on Softendo, is known to contain malware. https://www.mywot.com/scorecard/softendo.com

  5. 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 technology as you fight to save your home world.
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    Join Kid Chameleon in Wild Side in this classic, arcade platformer.
  6. 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!!
  7. A love letter to 3D-platformers. Go on an action packed adventure, collect gadgets helping you explore a beautiful paradise and save it from destruction.
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    Join Mickey on an epic journey in this vivid 3D re-imagining of a classic Sega Genesis platformer game. Minnie has been kidnapped by the jealous witch Mizrabel and it's up to Mickey to rescue her.
  8. Fluffy clouds and rainbows - what a nightmare! Being trapped in a lollipop world infuriates Giana, driving her to smash everything in her path... but the walls between dreams are thin.
  9. A 2D Action/Platformer where you must save the Princess from the evil Warlock and his mechanical army by jumping and slashing your way to the top! The game packs an old-school challenge so players will have to hone their skills to take on the challenge.
  10. Toad Strikes Back is fan game based on classic Super Mario Bros. titles. It stars Toad from the Mario series.