Super Mario Galaxy 2
The sequel to Super Mario Galaxy features strange new worlds to explore, new challenges to overcome, and Mario's trusty sidekick, Yoshi.
Super Mario Bros. Deluxe
It looks like we finally have the "killer app" for the Game Boy Color.
Wario Land 3
As far as platformers go, Wario Land 3 is a game that fires on all cylinders.
The challenging breadth of the adventure, the richly detailed graphics, varied gameplay, killer sound, and multiplayer mode all fuse into one amazingly fun experience.
Castlevania: Circle of the Moon
Anyone craving an amazing 2D adventure--not just Symphony of the Night fans--would be absolutely foolish to pass on this one.
It doesn't stray too far from the formula, but it makes the logical progressions you would expect Nintendo to make.
Super Mario Galaxy
Super Mario Galaxy finds Mario taking his adventures to new heights as he soars through space from planet to planet in search of stars.
Travel seven platforming worlds to save a princess, but be wary of the peculiar flow of time in each level.
Rolando 2: Quest for the Golden Orchid
Rolando 2: Quest for the Golden Orchid Review is the accelerometer-based sequel to the original Rolando. And it's nothing short of phenomenal.
Super Mario 64
With realms so vast and detailed, and yet so graphically clean and simple, one instinctively wants to go exploring.
Super Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2
The game holds up fabulously, and the slight modifications that Nintendo has made to the game for its handheld release make it even better.
Rayman 2: The Great Escape
Rayman 2 is one of the best platforming experiences available on the PlayStation.
Conker's Bad Fur Day
The premise of the game is gimmicky, but after its sordid skin is peeled away, a true gem of a 3D platformer is revealed.
With the Chao-breeding simulation and the minigames, Sonic offers much more beyond the completion of its story.
Klonoa: Door to Phantomile
It may be a bit too cute for its own good.
Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3
Its beautiful, inspired visuals and consistently fun and inventive gameplay make it a landmark achievement in one of gaming's most beloved genres.
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2004)
While the fighting is fun, the game requires more brains than brawn.
Donkey Kong Country
Donkey Kong Country gave Nintendo's original monkey some new-found fame, along with introducing a new character, Diddy Kong.
Rayman 2 Revolution
Rayman 2 Revolution has proven to be one of the most engaging, entertaining, and original games for the PS2.
Everything in Jak II comes together to produce one of the best-looking, best-playing games on the PS2 so far.
Jak's loveable sidekick, Daxter, is taking center stage in this new platformer for the PSP.
Yoshi's Island DS
Yoshi's Island 2 in the sequel to Yoshi's Island: Super Mario Advance 3, which was released in 2002 on the GBA.