good 2d platformers

Discussion in 'Mac and PC Games' started by mojohojo, Jun 12, 2009.

  1. mojohojo macrumors regular

    Nov 24, 2006
    after playing braid, i really miss those old 2d platform games i used to play long time ago.
    anyone know any other great 2d platformer games that is available for mac? classics or new ones.
  2. Dagless macrumors Core


    Jan 18, 2005
    Fighting to stay in the EU
    For Mac? All I can think of is Cave Story. And for shame! Whilst Braid was okay you've missed out on many good platform games, albeit for PC only.

    Mister Stumps Dentures, Bonesaw, Alex Adventure, Knytt Stories, Cortex Command, Satan Sam (;)), Noitu Love 2. The system specs for all them aren't high and could run on Parallels/Crossover quite well.
  3. mojohojo thread starter macrumors regular

    Nov 24, 2006
    hmm. i guess there's not a lot for macs.

    i did try kyntt on bootcamp. great game to kill time!
  4. bmb012 macrumors 6502

    Jul 25, 2006
    Braid's pretty amazing.

    I'm gonna have to push The Fancy Pants Adventures, but I'm pretty biased, heh. Just a Flash game, and fairly short, unless you try to get everything, but there's not all that many 2d platformers out there being made anymore...
  5. MyDesktopBroke macrumors 6502

    Jun 2, 2007
    A quick search came back with Super Cow. I don't know anyone who's played this game, or if it's really a platformer, but It's all I found.

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