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Mid-air jumping

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Player character can, for some obscure reason, jump again in mid-air once or more often (during "single" jump), reaching much higher or farther they normally would.

282
games
41
platforms

Name variations: double jump, triple jump, jumping

The first video game about Mid-air jumping was released in 1984.

Activision, Capcom and LucasArts has published most of these games

Usually this is limited to the ascending part of the jump, but some games allow the following jump to be performed even during descend.

Possible explanations:
* Rockets (jetpack, rocket boots, etc.)
* Wings, fins, or other appendages (only good for that single additional burst)
* Magic (summons a short-lived platform from which they jump, or something similar to the above)
Related:
* Superjump - the more realistic variation of double/triple jumping.
* Airdash

Parent groups

Jumping, Supernatural phenomena

Platforms

Windows 83
Linux 43
PS3 21
PS2 20
X360 20
Mac OS X 14
PS4 9
Wii 8
Xbox One 7
Flash 4
NES 4
PS Vita 4
PSP 3
Arcade 3
Nintendo DS 3
ZX Spectrum 2
Amiga 2
C64 2
GameCube 2
Switch 2
Atari ST 2
Xbox 2
Amstrad CPC 2
X68000 2
GBA 2
3DS 1
Supergraphx 1
Mobile 1
NEC PC8801 1
iOS 1

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