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Sep 18, 2003
by Rottweiler
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on Sep 28, 2006
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n. sing.
pl.: platform games
usu.: platformer

A 3D or sidescrolling 2D game in which a player must jump over/into/on objects/platforms in order to complete the game.

Common examples include:
"Super Mario Bros." (series containing 8+ ~s)
"Spyro the Dragon" (series of 5+ ~s)
"Crash Bandicoot" (series of 5+ ~s)
"Conker" (series of 3+ ~s)
"Sonic the Hedgehog" (series containing 6+ ~s)
"Bomberman" (series containing 2 ~s)
"Donkey Kong Country/64" (series of 4 ~s)


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by metalbolt
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on Jun 20, 2004
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A game where common themes involve collecting things, fighting small enemies and levels, with a boss battle at the end. Examples - Mario, Sonic, Rayman.

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