The Balloon Quest Alternatives

    The Balloon Quest is described as '"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' and is an app in the Games category. There are more than 25 alternatives to The Balloon Quest for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The most liked alternative is SuperTux, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like The Balloon Quest are Limbo (Paid), Cave Story (Dokutsu Monogatari) (Free), Hollow Knight (Paid) and Alex the Allegator (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Feb 9, 2020

    • SuperTux is a classic 2D jump'n run sidescroller game in a style similar to the original Super Mario games.
      • Free • Open Source
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      • Chrome OS
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    • Limbo (stylized as LIMBO) is a puzzle-platform video game and the premiere title of independent Danish game developer Playdead.
      • Mac
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      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Steam
      • Playstation
      • Nintendo Switch
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    • Cave Story, or Dokutsu Monogatari, is a Japanese freeware Metroidvania side-scrolling Metroidvania platform-adventure game developed by Studio Pixel . It has been translated into English by Aeon Genesis Translations.
      • Free
      • Mac
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      • RetroArch
      • Internet Archive
      • Haiku
      • AmigaOS
      • Playstation
      • Lakka
      • Nintendo Switch
    • Descend into the DarkVenture down into a beautiful, ruined world of insects and heroesAtmospheric ExplorationDive into a vast ruined system of ancient caves, crumbling...
      • Mac
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      • Steam
    • Alex the Allegator is a series of games that I, Johan Peitz, usually use for game coding challenges like Speedhack and Ludumdare.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
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      • Linux
    • 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...
      • Mac
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      • Linux
    • Braid is a platforming game in a painterly style where you manipulate the flow of time to solve puzzles.
    • Retro style, chiptune-filled 2d platformer where players reverse gravity instead of jumping.
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      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
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      • Android Tablet
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      • Steam
    • [Frogatto & Friends is free and open source on Windows and Linux, on the other platforms it costs $4.99].
      • Mac
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      • Blackberry
      • BSD
      • iPad
    • 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.
      • Windows
      • Xbox