Hardcore platformers test your skills as you're faced with a rapid succession of obstacles that require twitch reflexes to avoid. Most of these games are designed so that you will die early and often. Even when you learn the proper path after a few deaths, you still need to be able to pull of the thumb aerobics to maneuver through the well thought out level sequences.
HoPiKo is an intense speed run platformer where you get to save gaming. Jump from platform to platform avoiding death, exploiting shortcuts and ripping through 100s of hand-crafted levels, each one dropped into a 5-stage mini run designed to break your mind. Compete to be the fastest in the world with time-based scores, level pars and collectable retro consoles opening unique bonus runs.
A great looking platformer with tons of ways to die.
In Try Harder, you will die numerous times, and the dead bodies of your past runs will stay on the course to trample over your next time through. There are all kinds of varying death traps to try to get past to keep things fresh as you try harder.
A unique circular platformer that leads you deeper and deeper into the circle.
Jump from an outer circle to an inner circle, and keep going for as long as you can. There are tons of ways to die as you try to reach the middle to unlock the next area, and a potential different color palette.