Other (objects, etc.) theme

Objects, surfaces or merely areas where if the player character jumps repeatedly, they reach higher with each jump.


Alternate name: Springboards

The first video game about Trampolines was released on April 2009.

Electronic Arts, Broken Rules and Joyride Laboratories has published most of these games

Likely seen most commonly as literal trampolines, springboards (the kind used in diving), and in more fantastic cases as platforms attached to a spring.

Unlike other jump pads, these often do NOT send the character or anything else flying unless they fall/jump on the thing, though the two can overlap.
See also: jump pads