50 Games Like Alter World for Linux


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This suggestion collection includes 2D platform games. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

Logo of the video game Alter World

Inspired by Stephen King’s book - “The Dark Tower”, Alter World is a 2D platformer with interesting gameplay mechanics. Player can pass on an alternative universe anytime and use an alternative realms to move to another level. Levels are unique, with puzzles. player will have to react quickly and assess when to move between the Worlds.

2# Celeste - 2018


Help Madeline survive her inner demons on her journey to the top of Celeste Mountain, in this super-tight platformer from the creators of TowerFall. Brave hundreds of hand-crafted challenges, uncover devious secrets, and piece together the mystery of the mountain.

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4# VVVVVV - 2014


There's something terrible wrong in an alternate dimension! Help Captain Viridian flip to find five crew members, 20 hard-to-reach Trinkets and save a dimension on the brink of destruction. It's a space opera in the most unique scale with a style that only VVVVVV can bring to you. Instead of jumping, control the direction of gravity by inverting your gravity and allowing Captain Viridian to flip between the floors and ceilings of the environment. For adventurers who save the dimension, there's still hours and hours of new gameplay with all-new Player Levels. Test your mettle and see if you have what it takes to beat a collection of levels created by other famous game developers. Inspired by classic 8-bit days gone-by and now with experience-heightening 3D, VVVVVV will challenge even the most battle-hardened old-school gamers.

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5# BOOR - 2017


BOOR is a 2D puzzle-platformer game, where you play as a girl with the ability to multiply herself, stranded on Eden, a beautiful but strange world, full of challenging puzzles with platforming elements and a refreshing gameplay.

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6# OVIVO - 2018


OVO travels through the metaphorical world, overcoming dangers and collecting mysterious symbols. Because momentum is preserved when transitioning from one color to another, OVO can float along their border as if being carried by a flow.

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7# Fez - 2017


Gomez is a 2D creature living in a 2D world. Or is he? When the existence of a mysterious 3rd dimension is revealed to him, Gomez is sent out on a journey that will take him to the very end of time and space. Use your ability to navigate 3D structures from 4 distinct classic 2D perspectives. Explore a serene and beautiful open-ended world full of secrets, puzzles and hidden treasures. Unearth the mysteries of the past and discover the truth about reality and perception. Change your perspective and look at the world in a different way.

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8# Iconoclasts - 2018


Join renegade mechanic Robin and uncover the secrets of a dying planet. Explore a big world filled with intricate puzzles, interesting characters and menacing bosses in a beautiful platform adventure that tells a personal story about faith, purpose and the challenge of helping people.

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12# A Boy and His Blob - 2017


A Boy and His Blob is a platform-puzzle video game developed by WayForward Technologies and published by Majesco Entertainment. It is a re-imagining of the 1989 video game, A Boy and His Blob: Trouble on Blobolonia, which was originally developed by Imagineering for the NES. A Boy and His Blob's art direction has received widespread critical acclaim and praise, and was utilized by the developers, in addition to a minimalistic story, in order to create a "heartwarming...and friendly game" accessible to a wide audience. The boy can feed the blob a variety of jellybeans, which are unlocked as the game progresses and vary depending on the level, which transforms it into one of fifteen different objects that can be used to solve puzzles and defeat enemies.

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13# Thomas Was Alone - 2014


Guide a group of sentient rectangles through a series of environments, combining their skills to reach the end of each level. Listen to awesome music by David Housden, negotiate obstacles meticulously placed by Mike Bithell and immerse yourself in the characters' journey with a voiceover read wistfully and amusingly by Danny Wallace. "Emerge" has an air of importance about it, while keeping a plethora of plot twists and origin stories under wraps.

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14# IN-VERT - 2017

Screenshot of the video game IN-VERT
Screenshot of the video game IN-VERT
Screenshot of the video game IN-VERT

This is a short hardcore enthralling puzzle-platform game about a lonely robot, which tries to find his master. To go all the way you'll have to look for the master in two dimensions at the same time. Parallel world module will help to overcome any obstacles!

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15# The End Is Nigh - 2017


Feel his stress levels rise as you throw him into an endless swarm of decaying, mutant creatures and help aid his final epic quest to simply make a friend (out of pieces of people he finds along his journey.) Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy). Feel his stress levels rise as you throw him into an endless swarm of decaying, mutant creatures and help aid his final epic quest to simply make a friend.

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16# Battle Knights - 2016


Play as the blue knight, Wonder, who is on a quest to unite the colored realms. Battle Knights is the kind of game your remember playing back in the days of the NES and SNES. It's an easy to play yet challenging platformer.

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19# Pankapu - 2016


Pankapu is a narrative action-platformer that takes place in the dreams of Djaha’rell, a child troubled by a tragic incident. Upgrade your skills, find new competencies, switch your Aegis in real time in order to get rid of Nightmare's invasion.

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20# Binaries - 2016


Test your reflexes and awareness as you simultaneously guide two lovable balls through 101 brightly coloured challenges in the world's first concentration platformer. Control both at exactly the same time using the same set of controls and watch out for hazards. Oh, and there are jokes!

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21# Typoman - 2015


You slip into the role of a character made of letters, struggling to make your way through a dark and hostile world. Despite your small stature you have a powerful gift: You can craft words to alter your environment. Game features: - Wield the power of altering the world by by creating, changing or destroying words - Solve ingenious and challenging puzzles with a unique aesthetic mix of typography and pen & ink graphics - Captivating, carefully drafted, on-the-fly told story using witty word puzzles and puns - Surreal, atmospheric game world - Distinct soundtrack specifically composed for the game

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22# Switch - or die trying - 2017


'Switch - or die trying' is a 2D puzzle platforming game with a heart-warming narrative, that mixes classic platform mechanics with a nimble ‘switching’ twist. Leisurely paced, challenging, and addictively fun, Switch will keep players’ palms sweaty and thumbs fatigued.

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23# Black Hole - 2018


BLACKHOLE is an award-winning hardcore platformer with over 15 hours of story-driven sci-fi comedy and gravity-twisting puzzles. Complete Edition out now!

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24# Mimpi Dreams - 2016


TouchArcade 4/5: Mimpi Dreams, the sequel, is a cute, somewhat short puzzle-platformer with inspired art design and excellent controls. Help him to save his friends by manipulating the environment of 6 original illustrated worlds in this charming mix of adventure, puzzle, and platformer. Features Scientifically accurate super-realistic simulator of dog dreams :) Casual gameplay combining platformer, puzzles, and adventure 6 different worlds to explore: stoneface forest, tesla landscape, bottle seaside, fairytale, medieval castle and factory!

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