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platform game

Line breaks: plat|form game
Pronunciation: /ˈplatfɔːm ɡeɪm/

Definition of platform game in English:

noun

A type of video game featuring two-dimensional graphics where the player controls a character jumping or climbing between solid platforms at different positions on the screen.
Example sentences
  • However, as we began fleshing out the characters and the story, we realized that the game was much more appropriate as a console platform game.
  • The lively platform game is based on the upcoming Warner Bros. action movie of the same name and includes six diversely themed environments, all inspired by the film's wild locations.
  • This is an unremarkable platform game and only distinguishes itself by its interesting power-ups and incredible difficulty.

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