Download Platformer Games - Best Software & Apps

  • Limbo

    1.7

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    An award winning indie horror platformer

    8
    683 votes
    • PROS: Incredibly atmospheric, Excellent graphics, Unique
    • CONS: At times very tough
  • Growtopia

    2.01

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Free 2D platformer sandbox game.

    8
    113 votes
    • PROS: Great for developing the imagination., A host of gameplay options.
    • CONS: Late arrival to a game is a disadvantage., Can time out unexpectedly.
  • TAG: The Power of Paint

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Paint the town red in this original first-person platformer

    7
    248 votes
    • PROS: Very original idea, Easy to control
    • CONS: No enemies, Too short
  • Ninja Arashi

    1.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Leap, fight and sneak for revenge in Ninja Arashi

    -
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    • PROS: Stylish elegantly minimalist graphics, Exciting combination of platformer action and RPG advancement
    • CONS: Ads can feel a little intrusive, Slightly cramped touch control layout
  • A Hat in Time

    1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Hat in Time is a new platformer with a classic style

    10
    7 votes
    • PROS: Fast-paced platform play, Fun soundtrack
    • CONS: Dated graphics, Relatively short play time
  • Sonic Runners Adventure  Fast Action Platformer

    1.0.0i

    License
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    Platform
    Android

    A full version game for android

    -
    No votes yet
    • Ori | The Will of Wisps

      1.0

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Indie 2D platformer sequel

      10
      3 votes
      • PROS: Gorgeous visuals, Tight controls
      • CONS: Short, Shallows story
    • Dead Cells

      1.0

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Dead Cells is a strange delight of an action platformer

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      No votes yet
      • PROS: Beautiful pixel-art landscapes and characters, Varied and challenging weapons gear and enemies
      • CONS: Relatively short core campaign, Platforming controls can take a little getting used to
    • Iji

      1.6

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Huge sci-fi action platformer

      8
      30 votes
      • PROS: Big game, Good story, Lots of player choice
      • CONS: Text speech can be too long
    • Spelunky

      1.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Web Apps

      A fantastic free platformer

      8
      77 votes
      • PROS: Lots to explore, Variety of enemies and objects to fin, Retro style and sound
      • CONS: Controls could be be better implemented, Level editor is awkward
    • Sonic 2 HD

      Alpha 2.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A REMAKE OF A CLASSIC PLATFORMER MADE FOR MODERN EYES

      8
      569 votes
      • PROS: Improved graphics Some other tweaks Fast-paced gameplay
      • CONS: No gameplay changes compared to the original
    • A Hat in Time

      1

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Mac

      A Hat in Time is a new platformer with a classic style

      10
      1 vote
      • PROS: Fast-paced platform play, Fun soundtrack
      • CONS: Dated graphics, Relatively short play time
    • Iconoclasts

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A beautiful, but unfinished platformer

      9
      8 votes
      • PROS: Looks great, Well designed, Tight controls
      • CONS: Unfinished
    • Trine

      Demo

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      A fantasy physics puzzle platformer

      8
      62 votes
      • PROS: Beautiful graphics, Great voice acting
      • CONS: Movement sometimes obscured
    • Super Lucky's Tale

      2017

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Family-friendly 3D platformer

      9
      1 vote
      • PROS: Colourful and family friendly, Simple game mechanics
      • CONS: Can turn into a “coin hunt”, Generic
    • Lost Winds

      1.5

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      iPhone

      Wind powered platformer

      9
      4 votes
      • PROS: Great art style, Good gameplay, Interesting mechanics
      • CONS: Slow pace can get boring, Older devices have slight lag
    • Zineth

      43509 3.5.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Fast paced, colorful platformer

      8
      59 votes
      • PROS: Addicting combo system, Challenging gameplay, Rewind and fastfoward abilities, Tons of challenges
      • CONS: Difficult controls with mouse and keyboard, More a proof of concept than a full game
    • Risk of Rain

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Action platformer with roguelike elements

      8
      3 votes
      • You Probably Won't Make It

        1.0.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Simple and frustratingly hard platformer

        8
        13 votes
        • PROS: Easy to pick up, Addictive, Rewarding
        • CONS: Too hard!
      • Dungreed

        demo

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Battle Monsters in a Retro Dungeon with Dungreed

        9
        3 votes
        • PROS: A seamless blend of the platformer and Rogue-lit genres., Random dungeons mean plenty of replay value.
        • CONS: Some may find the retro graphics too simple., Not suited to casual play: requires high time commitment.
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