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Moving platforms

Other (objects, etc.) entity

Features inexplicable platforms - that either float or are attached to some background machinery - which move up and down, left and right, and the player is required to jump from one to the other.

221
games
38
platforms

Alternate name: Floating platforms

The first video game about Moving platforms was released in 1984.

Sega, Konami and Polytron has published most of these games

Timing the jumps is often important factor. Missing a jump often involves death or having to backtrack significant distance of the level before they can attempt it again. Common feature in platformers.

Parent group

Platformer elements

Platforms

Linux 57
NES 36
Windows 29
Mac OS X 11
PCE 9
Famicom Disk System 8
PS3 7
X360 7
Amiga 5
MS-DOS 4
GB 3
Master System 3
Mega Drive 3
ZX Spectrum 3
Atari ST 3
Amstrad CPC 3
Tandy Coco 2
C64 2
PCE CD 2
3DS 2
PS4 2
PS Vita 2
Tatung Einstein 2
BSD 2
Thomson 1
Pandora 1
Wii 1
PS2 1
Konix 1
Wii U 1

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