Just because you don't have legs doesn't mean you can't get around in this clever classic platformer from Nitrome, where you control a potted snapping plant who can use its neck and powerful jaws to stretch and bite its way through levels!
You're a cute cat heroine out looking for a cure to save your sister, and all you have is your trusty slingshot as you explore the caves in this charming puzzle platformer originally made for StencylJam2015.
Your little buddies have been box-napped by the sinister smoking astronaut, and it's time to work with your remaining pals to rescue them in this cute, perky puzzle platformer where you can't jump, but you can always count on a friend to give you a boost.
Eyesteam's comfily clothed protagonist is back for more in this high-difficulty platformer where you discover the city has been taken over by robots! Good thing you're so good at running, jumping, sliding and wall-kicking your way around deathtraps... right?
Simple but eerie, in this platformer you play a girl trying to make her way to the top of an ominous and deadly maze, dodging traps and haunted by words. Make it to the top with more than one life for an alternate ending, but that's easier said than done.
The brothers are back for another caper, trying to bust dear old dad out of the slammer! Help them work together to get past guards, lasers, switches and other obstacles in this colourful puzzle platformer from Meowbeast.
This puzzle platformer might be a bit spare, but it's smartly designed and a lot of fun. Shift blocks, gather stars, and manipulate enemies on your way to the exit in each level!
Swap between alien forms with different powers to get past obstacles and win levels in this third installment of the bright, fun, and kid-friendly puzzle platforming series.
The mouse, rabbit, and elephant can't get a break... thanks to a crafty witch, they're still stuck in the same body, and you'll need to swap between them all to get through the different obstacles in this puzzle platformer!
Sweets get sinister in this platformer from Flipline Studios, when evil frozen confections make off with Papa Louie's customers, and it's up to you to get them back... and Papa Louie himself!
Not all bunnies love carrots... in fact some have appetites that are practically monstrous! Help one little rabbit with a taste for pork sneak by his disapproving friends, all while avoiding carrots and more, in this stealthy, cute puzzle platformer.
At only 23 levels, this little zen-like puzzle platformer definitely falls into the short and sweet category as you bounce from block to block, trying to delete all of them while contending with teleporters and more!
Get by with a little help from yourself in this puzzle platformer where you must swap between copies of yourself to open doors and nab pickaxes to break barries!
There's a story somewhere in this deceptively simple looking platformer, but it's up to you to decide what it is as you guide our hero through a gorgeous but desolate world populated by only a few enemies and a lot of atmosphere.
Created in just five days for a competition, this cute old-school puzzle platformer stars you as a sleeping kitten off on an itty-bitty dreamlike Metroidvania adventure.
Which end is up in this mind-bending puzzle platformer? Guide children through a series of fractured areas, avoiding pitfalls and trying to keep your orientation, while trying to puzzle out the story in this follow-up to the popular previous titles that ditches the level-based format.
In this cute puzzle platformer, you might be able to see the door, but that doesn't always mean it's open, or even that you can reach it... so why not change the entire level? Break each stage apart and shuffle it around to power switches and make a safe path!
Dr. Nemesis has abducted you as a test subject for his anti-hero test chamber. But fortunately your replicated corpses will give you a heads-up in Disposabot, a puzzle platformer by Unept. Well implemented levels and a snarky sense of humor make it the kind of quirky game one could use to come back to life at the end of a long day.
The spaceship is under attack by a giant tentacle monster, and only you and your trusty monkey companion (obviously) can stop it in this quirky, silly puzzle platformer... with gravity!
Created for Ludum Dare's "entire game on one screen" theme, this cute platformer has you hitting switches that morph the game around you, getting progressively harder with more platforms, enemies, and spikes!
Fire and ice go together surprisingly well in this puzzle platformer, where you must figure out how to use your abilities, and in what order, to traverse levels and reach the exit!
In this puzzle platformer, one person's struggle with their out of control emotions is illustrated as you swing through happy and angry moods represented by conflicting worlds where things are literally turned upside down.
Find out why Brad Borne's iconic platformer is so well loved in this updated remix of the original wacky high-speed game that sends you running, leaping, and diving through a cartoon landscape full of secrets.
A colourful, cheerful puzzle platformer that will win you over after a slow start, Chompy has you collecting coins as fast as possible, contending with bouncy mushrooms, conveyor belts, and more.
Words have real physical meaning in this short but clever and visually sumptuous bit of interactive art/puzzle platforming, where you use TREES to climb, brave TROLLS, and dart over crumbling OLD rocks, sometimes changing the letters to change their identity!
Heart and Star want nothing more than to be together, but though they're literally worlds apart, they can still work as one with your help in this adorable puzzle platformer.
Two miners are better than one as you control two of them at the same time flipping switches, climbing, and gathering gems in this simple but fun puzzle platformer.
Created for Ludum Dare, this dark and moody platformer uses a simple style to tell a compelling story that won't leave your head anytime soon.
Darkness spreads across the land, snuffing out all light... literally! Play as a lone candle in a dark and hostile world in this gorgeous demo for an upcoming platforming adventure game.
A puzzle platformer originally created for Ludum Dare, you're the only operator on a space ship devoted to finding and revitalizing dead planets... how hard can it be?
Why change yourself when you can change the world? Rotate the land around you to collect coins and reach the exit in this simple but satisfying platformer.
Unlock and upgrade your ninja skills and abilities as you journey across the land to fight evil and rescue the innocent in this colourful action platformer!
Zip through the air by collecting sparks using split-second reflexes in this simple yet deceptively challenging little platformer!
Dodge spikes and spinning blades to get your magician safely to the exit in this challenging puzzle platformer. The catch? Whenever you move, your magical dopplegangers do, too!
Up is down, except when it's up again in this topsy-turvy platformer where you must flip a knight's gravity to help him navigate dangers and retrieve his stolen sword from an evil wizard.
Stealth doesn't always have to be serious, and this charming puzzle platformer proves it! With more funny stages, more silly guards, and more creative capers, this pack of levels for Yuri Shapkin and Vladislav Kim's hit game is sure to please.
Never get between a boy and his heavy weaponry. In this crazy and chaotic platform shooter, you must find and destroy all the golden blocks to finish a level. But with tons of strange destructible objects and blocks that change your environment, it's harder than it seems!
Is it broken, or is it working as intended? In this tricky puzzle platformer, every level has a unique "glitch" you'll need to discover and figure out how to use to your advantage in order to make it safely to the exit.
They've upset the prison guards, and now they'll have to work together to escape! Control two brothers simultaneously to solve platforming puzzles in this cute and clever game from the creators of Jim Loves Mary and Bob the Robber!
Made in just a few days for Nitrome's dream themed game jam, this surreal platformer has you running through someone else's dreams, and dealing with every bizarre thing that pops up in front of you!
You've been freed from imprisonment by a guardian angel who wants you to do the same for your friends, and reaching each jailed buddy in every stage will take some doing in this surreal and challenging platformer!
There's only one way out of this gorgeous puzzle platformer made in just 72 hours for Ludum Dare, but you'll have to explore the underground world to find it, getting upgrades and looking for four hidden keys.
All the light is gone from the land, which is a big problem when light equates to food! As one brave little alchemist, try to find the ingredients you need to create a cure in this short but lovely platform adventure.
I've told you again and again, you can't trust forests! There you were, minding your own business finding some delicious mushrooms, and now suddenly you're fighting for your life in this platformer against a malicious AI in a facility full of hateful robots! Well, that escalated quickly!
Aimar's trippy puzzle platformer will have you changing the world around you in order to proceed. Want to reach that shiny gem? Just copy and paste some of the surrounding area to get to it! Just watch out, since you can cut away the very ground you're standing on, or even duplicate yourself!
The law of games says that if you're playing an alien, you must crash land somewhere, and thus your job in this cute physics puzzle platformer is to leap, squish, collect, and squeeze your way to your spaceship in each level... without being electrocuted!
This game is unfinished, and that's the whole point! In this puzzle platformer, you'll need to use tools to figure out how to finish levels to get your intrepid little stickman safely through all the hazards in his path!
Explore a mysterious dungeon with a mirror image of yourself in Nitrome's latest puzzle platformer. With clever mechanics and atmosphere, this has fresh gameplay that will keep you coming back!
Koan is a gorgeously designed puzzle platformer where enlightenment and the way forward comes with a little introspection. Meditate to create paths through the simple yet beautiful watercolour environments.
Being dead ain't all it's cracked up to be, and after a few years of haunting his cemetery, our ghostly hero decides to see what lies beyond the gates in this puzzle-platformer. Possess people with different strengths to make it past dangers and manipulate physical objects, but hey, what's up with that strange gate... ?
Standing still brings death, but so does, y'know, being crushed. In this challenging and gorgeous shadowy platformer, generate more lives by moving, but watch your step.
Being a dinosaur seems simple. You chow down on what you want (in this case coloured blocks) and one day someone makes a bad educational movie out of you for IMAX. Easy, right? But this colour-swapping platformer is anything but as you control an adorable dino who must change his hue to get his lunch and avoid danger... quickly!
Short and simple, this platformer will provide just enough of a challenge to fill up a break. Get from one pipe to another in each level by swapping your colour to manipulate walls and platforms, dodging whirling blades and timing vanishing blocks along the way!
Goat Guardian is a platform puzzle game that stars Steven and his pet goat, Steven Jr.! Steven Jr. likes to climb to dangerous places, so Steven has to run out and and rescue him. It's a well-made and attractive game with a good set of stages that are just the right balance of reflexes and puzzle solving.
If something is in your way, just change it! Nitrome puts a clever twist on the puzzle platform genre as you play a hero who can swap the properties of any two items. Turn dangerous spikes into soft clouds, or impassable bricks into collectible coins to boost your score!
A bread delivery goes wrong when you accidentally upset a cosmic beast that curses you and the world into bizarre upheaval! Rotate, blast, split, and puzzle your way through this creative and challenging platformer!
Here's a version of Little Red Riding Hood you haven't seen yet: a spooky little girl with glowing eyes goes on a puzzle platform journey. She jumps from globe to globe in three different eerie worlds, avoiding all manner of monsters and freeing white bunnies along the way. Strange? Yes. Wonderfully atmospheric and surprisingly challenging? Absolutely.
Created for the "You Only Get One" Ludum Dare competition, Adventure Islands puts you in the shoes of a sorceress climbing a tower with a very fragile ball of light you need to use to light your way. Though a little simple, and some may not light the avoidance aspects as much as the platforming, it looks great and is fun while it lasts.
No, it's not a typo, but it is really weird. This strange platform game by Gameshot.org about a deranged fat man in a red suit hopping atop reindeer held aloft by explosive balloons is simple, yet exceptionally funky and quirky in its own way. This truly is what Christmas is all about. Bless us, every one.
Though it suffers from a moderate case of "fiddlius jumpingus andus stackingus" (I'm a doctor, it's cool), Marcos Díez's challenging puzzle platformer about tiny robot creatures trapped in a series of progressively sadistic lab challenges is still fun for the patient. The goal is to get all a bot to every door on a level, and with deadly spikes and pixel perfect jumping around, that's easier said than done. Oh well. It's not all bad. I hear after the testing, there will be cake.
Normally when you pause a game, everything stops, but in this hard as nails platformer, your momentum is preserved, allowing you to soar through hazards and over great distances... which does NOT make it any easier. A beautiful looking, beautiful sounding game that will pound the snot out of you at any given opportunity, and for some people, that's exactly what they're looking for.
Seething Swarm's darkly adorable and adorably dark hallucination afflicted lapine protagonist is back for more platforming action in Acid Bunny: Episode 2. Though admittedly, it's incredibly similar to the previous installment, that just means the slightly-offensive fun can continue unabated. Please be aware that this game contains material some might find disturbing, including drug use and suicide.
Here come twenty new Kolobok levels! Once again, the yellow smiley has to negotiate puzzles by rolling (but not jumping) around and eating magic mushrooms to obtain superpowers. With its clever design, intuitive gameplay and fun challenges, Kolobok Level Pack is a great coffee break amusement.
Final charge is a difficult platformer, but a straightforward and simply-designed one at that. Run and jump around the sixteen sectors of the strange planet to activate the beacons and clean up the radioactivity. It's just that simple... if you don't count the laser beams, drill bits, rockets, mechanical spiders, acid pits, and buffet line of electrical hazards in your way. Y'know, no biggie.
You're on a journey to collect 33 pieces of a fallen star which starts out simply enough but soon throws you into an extraordinary quest that tests your wits and precision platforming skills. Some levels will bend your brain while others will mess with your mind. Navigate and activate special abilities, doing whatever you must to prove your devotion and gather the star pieces for your loved one.
The little blue dudes are back for more in this satirical, challenging puzzle platformer! Each time you touch a coin, you spawn another plumber that moves in tandem with you... but with new power-ups, challenging stages, and some clever twists, getting that flag will take more work than you might think.
Harness the power of your butt!... stop looking at me like that. Gameshot delivers a silly yet endearingly quirky little puzzle platformer where you must navigate hazards such as spikes and elephants using only the power of flatulence.
You're trapped in a big, box-like room. You have nothing that can help you escape. The best you can do is explore and hope you find something interesting. But don't worry, for such a minimalistic game, Box Life sure is full of fun secrets.
Though short, this latest installment in the physics platformer series is just as enjoyable as the rest, with many new elements like lasers and bombs to go along with its new industrial setting.
Every come upon a teleporter while wandering through the garden? Why not jump in? Follow Blym through his puzzle platforming adventure, from teleporter to teleporter. Avoid monsters and other obstacles through 40 levels of challenging (but not too hard) fun.
There are 49 rooms, and 49 treasure chests, and for the most obvious reason in the world, you have to open them all. How can you get to them all? You're not super fast, you're not super strong, and you can't fly. But you can rotate the world around you, which is quite a useful power to have, especially in a platformer. Now where was that 48th chest again?
Nelly 2: Ep.1 is the first installment in the sequel to Black Square Studios' original macabre puzzle platform adventure game, and it will make you go "Huh?" and "Zhuh?!" but also "Oooh" and "Ahh". Little Nelly lives all alone in the deep dark forest, where peril literally waits at every turn. But when she goes out one night, she discovers a friend, and some new abilities, that may take her places she never imagined.
Kids nowadays have no respect for their toys. Done playing? Toss it aside for something new. But what happens to the neglected toy? Well, in Noel Berry's puzzle platformer, Broken Robot Love, the (literally) tossed robot fights its way back to its owner to win back his affection. To help along this journey against lava, lasers and formidable doorways is the robot's ability to create blocks. Now if only it could also create a loving connection to its boy-owner.
This puzzle platformer is the story of a spirit who gets chained within an earthly body and must find out a way to get back where he belongs. A beautiful game with a great concept and some flaws dragging it down to earth. If you have the patience for it and a steady hand, it's well worth checking out and admiring. Just... don't expect it to be as forgiving as you.
Now in its third major release, this platformer allows you to play as everyone from better-than-Boba-Fett bounty huntress Samus Aran to Mega Man 10's Bass, all with their iconic abilities intact, tearing up the classic Super Mario Bros. levels you know and love. Dismissing this as just a simple knock-off is doing it a disservice, and this latest update cements its position as one of the crown jewels in the fan creation crown.
Dyna Boy, what is the secret of your power? Things that go boom! And indeed, quite a few things will in Neutronized's new retro platformer. Familiar mechanics are boosted by a slick presentation, and good use of physics puzzles in later levels
Want to feel free? Take a break and play I Feel Free, a Metroidvania-esque platformer where you start out as just a mere blob, but build yourself up to something greater. Similar to a shorter version of K.O.L.M., you can travel around the caverns collecting upgrades that allow you to access new areas, and maybe even experience freedom from restlessness.
Being a slime...thing...can't be easy. Especially if you're trapped in a series of tests and belittled by your creator. In this puzzle platformer, use your jumping, pushing, and gravity changing skills to escape and show that mad scientist what-for!
A retro metroidvania platformer by MNWS, The Ruins of Machi Itcza will have you feeling like Pitfall Harry. The purely exploration gameplay is tempered a bit by slow character movement, but overall, the game captures the archaeological feel of rediscovering something ancient and mysterious.
Soul Game Studio serves up a quirky puzzle platformer that suffers from demanding precision and tons of obstacles as you play a gentleman on his way home in a world where both reality and his own abilities are fluid!
An instant-classic riff on 90s blast-processing platformers, Ripple Dot Zero is an action platformer by Pixeltruss that has just the right mix of dystopia and penguins. Expansive levels to explore, secrets galore to uncover, and an awesome chiptune soundtrack make Ripple Dot Zero does great at making something new made out of something familiar.
You can stop when you're dead! And in this retro high-difficulty platformer, that's going to happen a lot! Pixelulsar uses minimal graphics to make levels that provide maximum challenge as you guide your springy, zippy hero around hazards and to the exit... we hope!
King's Ascent is a vertical-scrolling action platform game that shows life on the throne is always uncertain, especially when giant skeleton beasts are chasing you up the tower. Gameplay is generally familiar, but the plotting has a deconstructive edge that should separate it from the pack.
The last time magic footwear solved anything, all they did was help a young girl get home to Kansas. The shoes in Denis Vasilev's new platformer game Reverse Boots are a bit more utilitarian than that: every time you jump, you change your environment. It gets mindbending very quickly, even if the shoes don't sparkle.
Want a word game? Want a SWANKY word game? Then check out the short but stylish title from mif2000 that sends you running through a world of words you can combine to change the landscape and their meaning!
Go from serving customers to saving them in Flipline's platformer featuring your favorite characters from the Papa's series. When a mysterious customer warps all your regular customers away, you'll have to rescue them from man-eating food. Jump, crawl, glide, and slide to fully explore each level to find everyone who is missing!
Once upon a time there was a little alien meeting his girlfriend in the park. But then there was some candy, and a world that you can flip along its axis, and then there was Flip and Go, an adorable puzzle platformer by Lampogolovii.
Short but sweet, this little platform puzzle game stars a ball of blue alien goop that crashes into a strange and sterile place. You'll need to explore and solve a puzzle or two to find your real purpose, and though it's almost more concept than full game, is still worth the few minutes it'll take you.
Red Ball 4 is back with the second volume of physics-based fun! Roll and jump your way through fifteen new levels and eliminate your enemies as you try to protect the planet from being taken over by sinister black blocks. Let the bouncing begin!
In the platformer created by Ludum Dare veteran, Jussi Simpanen, for their 26th competition, the theme of minimalism was embraced in both graphics and gameplay. But don't let that fool you into thinking the story runs the same way. Having committed a horrible act, you must platform your way through dangerous levels to beg forgiveness and prove your worth of it. The fine melding of story and level design will have you invested in the character by the mysterious ending.
An action platformer by Lucas Paakh that offers players a quirky encounter of the nude kind, as its titular being sets out to map uncharted territory. It's a little by-the-numbers, but The Naked Alien is strangely amusing, and definitely showcases the developers prodigious artistic talents.
I've been workin' in the stockroom, all the live-long day! Nitrome's made a puzzle platformer, just to pass the time away. Can't you slide those crates around to please those cranky CEO's? If you can you'll earn some peanuts, and OH C'MON, WHO GAVE DINAH THAT FREAKING HORN? No, we don't want to hear you play Saturday in the Park again. Just help the monkey grab the goodies by restacking the boxes, and we'll talk about getting a new radio in here, a'ight?
Guide the yellow ninja on a quest through 20 riddling rooms in this simply tricky puzzle platform game from Tom "Ninjadoodle" Vencel. It boils down to doing one thing twenty times: press the big red button so you can reach the key and unlock the door. Yet doing that means hopping, pushing, avoiding, and jumping through all manners of hoops to make it happen.
Mary loves Jim, but her family doesn't. When these two lovebirds decide to run away together, they'll need to puzzle their way through a series of platforming levels filled with tricks, traps, spikes, switches, and even Mary's own overprotective family in order to be together. A familiar concept, but one done with style and charm.
Pink is nice, but spikes? Not so much. Paint all other colours pink in this gravity-defying platformer, but avoid getting impaled! A simple idea that will challenge your reflexes and brighten your day in the space of a coffee break with its bouncy design.
Your space station has been overrun by human eating aliens out for an easy meal. Don't become their easy meal! Use zero gravity to your benefit by jumping around and outwitting not only aliens, but the dangerous buzzsaws and lasers as well. In this puzzle platform game by Gamezhero, test your platforming mettle and reach freedom in twenty five fun filled levels.
Who says fire and water can't mix? Our two elemental protagonists probably shouldn't hug, but together they make for yet another challenging installment in the much-loved puzzle platforming series that blends speed and brains! With portals thrown into the mix, taking top rank and nabbing all the gems will be harder than ever, but you'll love every minute of it.
A retro action platformer set in a post-apocalyptic wasteland. With your sword and lasergun combo (really, the best combo there is) you set off to rescue babes, drink beer and restore a little order to this crazy world.
Give Up is a high-difficulty action-platformer by jmtb02 and Tasselfoot, that, little by little, will try to drive you to surrender, though a quite entertaining one. Give Up should appeal most to that strain of gamer who loves the thrill of balancing hundreds of failures against the thrill of a sudden success, but its humor should make everyone want to give it a try.
Within this puzzle platform game is a simple concept that layers on the challenges to your agility and spatial reasoning as you delve deeper within thoughts of doubt and regret. Using [WAD] or arrow keys to move, and [E] to interact with elements, you must manipulate gravity, deactivate laser beams and follow off stage routes until you reach the red door. If the payoff you're looking for is a clean design to please your eyes and something to entertain your agility and brain power, plunge into Within, let go of cynicism, and enjoy.