Groups

 

Jump pads

Other (objects, etc.) entity

Objects, surfaces or merely areas that bounce the player and possibly other objects and characters off them forcibly high in the air, often used to reach otherwise inaccessible locations.

104
games
25
platforms

Alternate names: Bouncers, Springs, Catapults

The first video game about Jump pads was released in 1982.

Nintendo, Chucklefish and Coleco has published most of these games

The character may also be able to contact the platform repeatedly to build up height and/or speed

Often accompanied by a comical spring sound when used regardless of appearance.

Parent groups

Accelerators, Platformer elements

Platforms

Windows 34
Linux 14
NES 8
Mac OS X 7
X360 5
Famicom Disk System 4
PS3 4
SNES 3
PS4 3
MS-DOS 2
Wii 2
Arcade 2
ColecoVision 2
GBA 2
Atari 2600 2
Apple IIGS 1
Nintendo DS 1
Intellivision 1
Wii U 1
Coleco Adam 1
X68000 1
C64 1
Atari 7800 1
PS Vita 1
Atari 400/800 1

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