Featured: Top 10 Best Android Platform Games

December 21, 2013 - Written By Justin Diaz

10. HEAVY swordheavy_sword1

HEAVY Sword from Monster Robot Studios is the closest thing to a Super Mario style platform game that you could ask for. Take control of Pike and help him through his adventures, wield a ridiculously giant sword that will help you dispatch foes on your quest to save the princess. Power ups, bombs, lots of different swords to wield, and of course awesome graphics are just the tip of the iceberg. Grab HEAVY Sword for $0.99.Google-Play-Banner-Get-it-On-Large

9. Oscuraoscura1

Oscura is a wonderfully imaginative and colorfully depicted masterpiece. A platformers platformer, with a little bit of limbo mixed in. In Oscura it is your duty to restore power to the lighthouse. The lighthouse is that which keeps the baddies at a distance, so make haste and shine the light as far as the eye can see. You can grab Oscura for sale price of only $0.99 for a limited time.Google-Play-Banner-Get-it-On-Large

8. League Of EvilLeague-of-Evil-1-642x428

You’re a super agent, and you’re only concern is to stop a league of evil scientists that are running rampant. Thwart their evil plots, use your special agent training to double jump out of the way during evil scientific attacks, and brave your way through 160 challenging levels. You must stop the League of Evil. This visually retro platformer from Noodlecake studios will have you playing till…. you get bored of playing. Which won’t be for a while though because its so devilishly and deceptively awesome. You can grab League of Evil for only $0.99, and that’s no evil plot.Google-Play-Banner-Get-it-On-Large

7. Paper Monsterspaper_monsters4

Haven’t you ever wondered what it would be like if your handmade paper crafts came to life in a video game? If not you need an imagination, if you answered yes, wonder no more! Paper Monsters is that dream come true. It has classic 2D sidescrolling action, but it doesn’t stop there! Seek adventure through 28 larger than life levels across 6 gorgeously designed worlds, and find tons of secret hidden areas. You can choose between classic touch pad controls, or floating touch controls. Whatever suits your needs. Whatever you decide, one thing is certain. Paper Monsters will cause you to have serious fun.Google-Play-Banner-Get-it-On-Large

6. RobotoRoboto-2011-07-07-00-04-37-80

It’s not the featured game in over 240 countries for nothing. Roboto is one of the most magical little platformers that you’ll ever lay eyes on. It has gorgeously detailed backgrounds so lush you could swear you were in the game. Want some awesome HD graphics and cinematics? Good! Cause that what you’ll get when you play Roboto. No? Too bad, you get awesome HD graphics anyway. You’ll just have to find some in that stomach to choke down more awesome whether you like it or not. Roboto has a fresh retro feel, and how can you possibly want to pass up some sweet robotic character upgrades? Feeling slightly robotic? Grab Roboto off of the Play Store for just $2.99, and say domo arigato to Fenix Fire Entertainment for this lovely platformer.Google-Play-Banner-Get-it-On-Large

5. Megatroid39519-2012-08-05-17

This awesome platformer with a metroid like feel will bring back memories. Megatroid is a platforming action filled Metroid clone(also inspired by Megaman) that has everything you could love about platformers, plus the awesome 8-bit soundtrack. If you get tired of the many awesome levels that Megatroid has to offer, you can generate your own just by typing anything in the level generator. Don’t just sit there. Run, jump, and blast your way through robots in space. Don’t let that tired old blaster get you down, just upgrade your weapons on the black market. Megatroid is free to download in the Play Store.Google-Play-Banner-Get-it-On-Large

4. ManuganuManuganu_screenshot_003

Manuganu is the only running, jumping, sliding from ropes, Hovering, 3D sidescrolling platformer that lets you play as a curious little prehistoric boy that is filled with adventure. Manuganu isn’t just your average running platformer though, you can use the original “halt” feature to avoid getting hit by falling rocks and other dangerous obstacles, and you can switch freely between running mode and climbing mode for those times when you just need to climb a rope. This might happen more often than you think. Trust us when we say that this platformer is one for the record books. Don’t believe us, 50,000,000 people can’t be wrong. Manuganu can be yours for free. If you desire.Google-Play-Banner-Get-it-On-Large

3. Sonic 4 Episode IISonic 4 Screen

Sonic the Hedgehog is classic platforming action. The blue blur helped push platformers to new heights, and help get them where they are today. Sonic 4 Episode II takes a classic hero, and thrusts him right into action with the familiar friends and enemies we know all too well. Play as Sonic, play as Tails, Defeat Dr. Eggman. It Sonic the way you remember it, but with awesome 3D graphics. you don’t even have to play alone, as you can team up with friends over bluetooth or WiFi, and band together to crush Dr. Eggman and Metal Sonic. Sonic 4 Episode II is on sale right now Just $0.99, so don’t waste time in getting ahold of this awesome SEGA title.Google-Play-Banner-Get-it-On-Large

2. Cordy 2cordy2

Cordy is back in one of the best action/platformers to ever land on Android. You can play Cordy 2 through the first six levels at no cost, than if you want to continue you can finish enjoying this awesome adventure filled with 53 levels of action packed robot goodness. With the help of his friends, and of course Volt, you’ll guide cordy through mayhem to stop the evil boogaloo. Destroy his minions, save the zap drops, and customize Cordy with all kinds of different cool and fancy hats and colors. This is truly an amazing platformer with tons of adventure and lots of laughs. Its a well polished masterpiece that is well worth the time and money you’ll put into it.Google-Play-Banner-Get-it-On-Large

1. The CaveCave04

I bet you never thought you’d be so excited to enter a deep, dark cave full of mystery and wonder. Wait, that’s not wonder. That’s desire. Yep. In Double Fine’s ‘The Cave’, you’ll have to assemble your team of adventurers, and set out for the depths of the cave so that you can seek that which matters most to each of your characters. Each team member has a completely unique and original backstory, which you can only find if you venture further in. It won’t come easy though, you’ll have to put on your best thinking cap and solve devious puzzles. This is the only path to the truth. Each character doesn’t have to work alone, as you can switch between them and use them to solve puzzles together. Short of being a masterwork by Double Fine, in what other game do you get to play a scientist, a hillbilly, a time traveler, a monk, and set of eerie twins all in one? That’s right, none. The Cave and all its excitement can be yours for just $4.99.Google-Play-Banner-Get-it-On-Large