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I Wanna Be The Guy is described as ': The Movie: The Game is a sardonic loveletter to the halcyon days of early American videogaming, packaged as a nail-rippingly difficult platform adventure. Players fill the role of The Kid, a youthful, vaguely Megaman-esque protagonist on a quest to become The' and is an app. There are more than 10 alternatives to I Wanna Be The Guy for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, iPhone and Android Tablet. The best alternative is Super Meat Boy. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Alex the Allegator or Super Phantom Cat. Other great apps like I Wanna Be The Guy are Hollow Knight, VVVVVV, Ori and the Blind Forest and Frogatto & Friends.

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    Super Meat Boy

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    77 alternatives to 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.

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    2.  Controller SupportSuper Meat Boy supports the use of a controller (XBOX, PlayStation, etc.).
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      Many playable characters, well designed levels, and good controls.

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      Hollow Knight

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      63 alternatives to Hollow Knight 

      Descend into the Dark Venture down into a beautiful, ruined world of insects and heroes

      Atmospheric Exploration Dive into a vast ruined system of ancient caves, crumbling cities and forgotten temples.

      Epic Battles against Ferocious Foes Vanquish hordes of terrifying beasts, gro.

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      VVVVVV

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      26 alternatives to 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 Captain Viridian to flip between the floors...

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      Alex the Allegator (Series)

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      71 alternatives to Alex the Allegator 

      Alex the Allegator is a series of games that I, Johan Peitz, usually use for game coding challenges like Speedhack and Ludumdare. Whilst most of my games reside on Free Lunch Design, this is the place for the Alex' series and the even the source for these games. Let's go!

      Represent entire series of Alex the Allegator games including Alex the Allegator 1, 2, 3, and 4.
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      Ori and the Blind Forest

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      59 alternatives to Ori and the Blind Forest 

      Ori and the Blind Forest tells the tale of a young orphan destined for heroics, through a visually stunning action-platformer. The forest of Nibel is dying. After a powerful storm sets a series of devastating events in motion, an unlikely hero must journey to find his courage...

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      Frogatto & Friends

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      58 alternatives to Frogatto & Friends 

      [Frogatto & Friends is free and open source on Windows and Linux, on the other platforms it costs $4.99].

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      1.  Single playerFrogatto & Friends has one or more single player game modes.
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    • Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet icon

      Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet

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      32 alternatives to 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 technology as you fight to save your home world.

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      Capsized

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      46 alternatives to 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.

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      Super Phantom Cat

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      25 alternatives to Super Phantom Cat 

      Super Phantom Cat is a retro-inspired 2D platformer that pays homage to 8- and 16-bit classics games. In Super Phantom Cat, players take on the role of Chemist White and embark on an action-packed journey through the Phantom World.

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      1.  Single playerSuper Phantom Cat has one or more single player game modes.
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    • N : The way of the Ninja  icon

      N : The way of the Ninja

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      11 alternatives to N : The way of the Ninja  

      N is an award-winning 2D action/puzzle platformer reminiscent of lode runner: you're a tiny stick figure running around in a puzzle-y world inhabited by enemies. But in N, there's a twist: the ninja is driven not only by thirst for gold, but also by sweet physics...

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      1.  PortableN : The way of the Ninja can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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