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Arcade games. Titles from this category require particularly good manual skills. Main purpose of the gameplay is to reach a specific point or defeat enemies while controlling a character or a vehicle. Arcade games usually don’t have any story or have it in a very simple form. This category contains e.g. popular platformers. more

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Spyro the Dragon
Spyro the Dragon

Arcade 09 September 1998

The first installment of the famous 3D platformer series, in which the main character is the comforting purple dragon Spyro. The production was exclusively released on PlayStation 1.

Spyro: Year of the Dragon
Spyro: Year of the Dragon

Arcade 24 October 2000

The third installment of the famous series of colourful 3D platformers. Production develops the assumptions of the cycle, adding, among other things, new playable characters with individual abilities.

Toy Story 2: Buzz Lightyear to the Rescue
Toy Story 2: Buzz Lightyear to the Rescue

Arcade 30 November 1999

A three-dimensional platformer based on the Toy Story 2 animated film license. In Toy Story 2: Buzz Lightyear to the Rescue we play the title character who sets out to rescue the kidnapped Sheriff Lean. In the course of the game we travel through several different stages, solve puzzles and help our friends, and fight enemies, using a wide range of weapons and combat skills of Buzz.

Pink Panther: Pinkadelic Pursuit
Pink Panther: Pinkadelic Pursuit

Arcade 22 November 2002

A humorous arcade game addressed to the youngest players. Pink Pantera inherits a house where a treasure is hidden. Our task is to find it. The whole offers nine different levels, bonus mini-games, many hours of fun.

Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped
Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped

Arcade 31 October 1998

Digital reissue of the platformer from 1998, which is the third fully-fledged part of the series about the adventures of the friendly Jamrai Crash. In this part of the game he also has to help his sister Coco. Together they move in time to stop the villains who want to reverse the course of history and prevent the frustrated plans of Dr. Neo Cortex from being thwarted.

Croc: Legend of the Gobbos
Croc: Legend of the Gobbos

Arcade 27 September 1997

Three-dimensional platformer filled with various agility challenges. The main character is the title crocodile, which sets out to rescue abducted friends. The game is designed for younger users.

Rayman
Rayman

Arcade 01 September 1995

A colourful platformer, which gave rise to the popular series with Rayman in the lead role. Our friendly hero sets out to help the inhabitants of the Dreamland, imprisoned by the insidious Mr. Darek. In order to defeat him, he has to travel through six different and dangerous worlds.

Ace Combat 3: Electrosphere
Ace Combat 3: Electrosphere

Arcade 27 May 1999

The third part of arcade flight simulators, in which players pilot modern fighters and perform various missions. This time the authors set the game in a more futuristic style, preparing their own designs of machines or weapons.

Bubsy 3D
Bubsy 3D

Arcade 25 November 1996

One of the first 3D platformers released on the market. The title tells the story of an anthropomorphic lynx that tries to get out of the foreign world and return to Earth.

Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage!
Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage!

Arcade 02 November 1999

Continuation of the Insomniac Games studio hit. The production presents another adventure of the purple dragon Spyro and is a typical 3D platform where players can face agility and logic challenges.

The Adventures of Lomax
The Adventures of Lomax

Arcade 22 November 1996

A two-dimensional platform game set in the fairy-tale universe of Lemming, in which the title character has to face a bad magician and save his fellows.

Disney's Aladdin in Nasira's Revenge
Disney's Aladdin in Nasira's Revenge

Arcade 01 December 2000

Alladyn Zemsta Nazira is a three-dimensional platformer based on the license of a popular series of animated films. Players take on the role of Alladin, whose friends were kidnapped by the cunning Nazira. In order to save Princess Jasmina and Sultan, the protagonist must work for a witch trying to resurrect his brother, the sorcerer Jafar.

Bugs Bunny: Lost in Time
Bugs Bunny: Lost in Time

Arcade 31 May 1999

Bugs Bunny: Lost in Time is based on a cartoon license from the Looney Toones family of Warner Bros. This is a classic 3D platformer. The action is watched from the TPP camera, and the game consists in exploring 3D maps, avoiding obstacles and fighting enemies.

Pandemonium!
Pandemonium!

Arcade 31 October 1996

Three-dimensional platforming developed in cooperation between Toys for Bob and Crystal Dynamics. In the game we play the role of one of the two heroes, who are responsible for summoning a terrible monster, threatening a certain fantastic land. In order to correct their mistake, the sorceress Nikki and clown Fargus decide to get rid of the troublesome creature once and for all.

Tombi!
Tombi!

Arcade 04 September 1998

Side-scroll platformer, in which the player takes on the role of a boy with pink hair, trying to catch the bad guinea pigs. These stole the hero's grandfather's bracelet and contaminated the protagonist's idyllic house. The main character can jump, grab and throw objects. Although Tombi only moves in two dimensions for most of the time, at certain moments he is able to change the plane and, for example, move deep into the screen.

Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee
Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee

Arcade 18 September 1997

A two-dimensional platform game with traits of an adventure game and a stealth game. The title, developed by Oddworld Inhabitants, takes place in an unknown planet inhabited by the race of Mudokons. The main protagonist of the game, Abe, is a Mudokon as well. The race is being abused by evil Glukkons, who force them to slave labor in a mine.

GEX
GEX

Arcade 18 December 1995

Classic side-scroll platformer, in which we play the role of a nice lizard from the family of geckons. Our hero is dragged into the TV by the sinister Reza, who has captured the media world and wants to gain power over the world with his help. In order to break free from the trap, Gex has to travel through a variety of worlds inspired by different film genres.

Omega Boost
Omega Boost

Arcade 31 August 1999

Created by the authors of the Gran Turismo series, this is a shoot up action game in which players control a powerful robot and fight waves of enemies. The production is characterized by a high level of visual setting. The mosses shown in the game were designed by the creator of the brand Macross.

Ape Escape (1999)
Ape Escape (1999)

Arcade 31 May 1999

Three-dimensional platformer in cartoon, humorous style. Ape Escape tells the story of a boy who tries to stop time traveling monkeys from drastically changing the world's history.

Metal Slug
Metal Slug

Arcade 01 January 1997

The first installment of the popular Metal Slug series, which debuted in 1996 on arcade machines. Over the course of time, production went on new platforms, allowing their users to face the soldiers commanded by the sinister General Morden.

Blaster Master: Blasting Again
Blaster Master: Blasting Again

Arcade 13 July 2000

A 3D platformer, in which players gain a chance to steer a modern combat vehicle, and in some sequences also its young pilot. The title is the next installment of the popular series and tells the story of the further fate of war between people and aliens who want to take over power on Earth.

Rayman 2: The Great Escape
Rayman 2: The Great Escape

Arcade 16 September 2000

Rayman 2: The Great Escape is a continuation of Michelangel's 1995 console platformer. This time the title character has to deal with mechanical pirates who have mastered the peaceful Land of Dreams. The player's task is to help Rayman regain his lost power and free his friends from the invaders' hands. The game was produced by Ubisoft and uses a 3D graphic engine.

40 Winks
40 Winks

Arcade 14 November 1999

40 Winks is a three-dimensional platform game about the adventures of siblings who set out to save the title Winki. The production was originally released on the PlayStation, and Eurocom Entertainment Software is responsible for its creation.

Oddworld: Abe's Exoddus
Oddworld: Abe's Exoddus

Arcade 17 November 1998

The next adventures of the tireless creature Abe, who this time has to stop the greedy Glukkons intending to plunder the ancient cemetery in search of the bones needed to make Soul Storm beer.