Tag created in June 2017
Puzzle-Platformer's popularity amongst developers
This chart displays the games released over the years with the Puzzle-Platformer tag and the percentage of total Steam releases they represent. The number of releases gives an appreciation of the quantity of games published each year. It often tends to increase naturally, just like the total amount of Steam games released.
The percentage, on the other hand, gives a better view of the trend a tag follows. It shows if, in proportion, the Puzzle-Platformer tag is getting more or less popular. The Review chart can let us know if this trend is a positive thing (i.e. players interest for the tag is growing) or a negative one (the tag is overcrowded).
The Puzzle-Platformer game tag peaked in 2021 with 621 games released. The popularity of the tag is in a range between 0.19% in 2010 and 0.42% in 2020.
Bear in mind that 2023 is not over yet. The number of releases will continue to increase, but the percentage is already a good estimate of things to come.
Puzzle-Platformer's popularity amongst players
On this chart, you can see the reviews for games associated with the Puzzle-Platformer tag, both as count and as a percentage of all Steam reviews, and the value for an average game. If the chart is cluttered, you can always deactivate some lines by clicking on the legend.
The review count gives a view of the sheer amount of reviews a tag receives, but it also follows the popularity of Steam itself. That is why the normalized value as a percentage of all Steam reviews is often more interesting, as it gives you the popularity trend for Puzzle-Platformer tag games.
A typical game associated with this tag collected on average between 105 (2010) and 622 (2014) reviews. Bear in mind that it is the average, and it can be strongly influenced by extreme values, like the release of a very popular game with this tag.
The reviews per game as a percentage of the average show that games in the Puzzle-Platformer tag received between 51% (2022) and 290% (2010) reviews compared to other tags.
Price of games tagged with Puzzle-Platformer
This graph displays the evolution of the Puzzle-Platformer tag's games price in USD over the years, and the percentage of free to play games in this tag. Don't forget that a price should slowly increase year-on-year just to keep up with inflation.
The median price for Puzzle-Platformer games peaked in 2013 at 9.99$, and bottomed in 2017 at 4.99$. The percentage of free to play hit its lowest point in 2015 at 2%, and it's highest in 2020 at 13%.
Positive reviews ratio for Puzzle-Platformer, per language
This graph shows an aggregated Steam rating for the whole Puzzle-Platformer tag, separated by language. It gives an idea about how different audiences will judge a game with this tag. A lower rating doesn't necessarily mean that the audience doesn't like that tag. Some cultures have different standards and expectations. It will however affect a game's rating nonetheless.
The best rating for Puzzle-Platformer games is 96% for the Thai audience, and the worst is 86% for the Japanese audience.
Braid is a puzzle-platformer, drawn in a painterly style, where you can manipulate the flow of time in strange and unusual ways. From a house in the city, journey to a series of worlds and solve puzzles to rescue an abducted princess.
|14.99||93.6%||Apr 10, 2009|
|Trine Enchanted Edition|
Three Heroes make their way through dangers untold in a fairytale world of great castles and strange machinery, featuring physics-based puzzles, beautiful sights and online co-op.
|14.99||95.8%||Jul 2, 2009|
|Trine 2: Complete Story|
Three Heroes make their way through dangers untold in a fairytale world, featuring physics-based puzzles, beautiful sights and online co-op.
|19.99||95.5%||Jun 6, 2013|
EDGE, the award winning retro-styled platform game has been extended! Now with over 40 brand new levels, additional music and all-new races against the notorious Dark Cube!
|6.99||92.1%||Aug 11, 2011|
Uncertain of his sister's fate, a boy enters LIMBO
|9.99||92.8%||Aug 2, 2011|
|Defy Gravity Extended|
Defy Gravity is an action platformer that is a mix between classic platforming and gravity based puzzle solving.
|1.99||85.8%||Mar 18, 2016|
Nominated as a IGF Seamus McNally Finalist, NightSky is an ambient action-puzzle game that offers a gameplay experience unlike any other—cerebral challenges fill uniquely designed picturesque worlds. The player must maneuver a sphere by using realistic physics to advance; each of these worlds is broken into different areas.
|9.99||91.8%||Mar 1, 2011|
Find and rescue your uncle by using his newest invention to work your way through a crazy complex mansion as you switch between dimensions and solve puzzles!
|8.99||83.9%||Jun 21, 2012|
The Bridge is a logic puzzle game that forces you to reevaluate your preconceptions of physics and perspective. It is Isaac Newton meets M. C. Escher. Manipulate gravity to redefine the ceiling as the floor while venturing through impossible architectures.
|9.99||88.3%||Feb 22, 2013|
Light up the world! As Plug, you are charged with restoring the expansive Amp-Tree-System, and thwarting an enigmatic intruder.
|4.99||76.6%||Feb 22, 2012|
TorqueL is unique a 2D "rolling" & "extend" platformer/action/puzzle game. Including total 50 chambers, 7 basic routes. Music of product version created by sanodg(Nobuyoshi Sano).
|4.99||86.7%||Jan 22, 2015|
Escape Goat is a puzzle platformer where you take control of a goat, who has been imprisoned for witchcraft, and overcome traps and obstacles to escape the Prison of Agnus. Fear not, for with your supreme agility, sturdy horns, and the help of a magic mouse friend, you can turn the tables on foes and use the environment to your advantage.
|4.99||95.8%||Oct 9, 2013|
|Ethan: Meteor Hunter|
Freeze time and manipulate the world with endless possibilities: build the solution YOU want where nothing is scripted and levels can be solved in multiple ways. When Super Meat Boy meets Braid, you may die repeatedly and enjoy it!
|9.99||58.2%||Feb 7, 2014|
|The Floor is Jelly|
The Floor is Jelly is a game that answers the question: what if everything you touched was made of jello?
|9.99||83.2%||May 30, 2014|
|Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty|
Built from scratch, enjoy breathtaking visuals, enhanced audio and improved, deeper gameplay as New 'n' Tasty reignites the original Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee using the latest next-generation technology.
|19.99||87.6%||Feb 25, 2015|
|Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power|
Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power is a platforming game of action, puzzles and adventure, and the sequel to the award winning Trine and Trine 2. Reunite with the three heroes in an all-new adventure, now for the first time in full 3D!
|21.99||64.4%||Aug 20, 2015|
|The Adventures of Mr. Bobley|
The Adventures of Mr. Bobley is a 3d platformer adventure game featuring physics based puzzles and challenges that also require you to drive vehicles and operate heavy machinery. Set at a skyscraper construction site. The game is all about physics and interaction with the environment.
|1.99||75%||Jul 1, 2015|
Koala Kids is a puzzle-platformer game, in the style of retro games like Lode Runner. Includes Hot-seat Coop and Level Editor.
|1.99||93.2%||Jun 22, 2015|
Curiosity is a sign of intelligence. Will yours take you far enough to discover why Sleet and Floe are stuck on this beautiful desolate planet?
|19.99||N/A||Feb 29, 2016|
|! That Bastard Is Trying To Steal Our Gold !|
Steal gold from the Lerpikon's dungeons! Get rich!
|2.99||58.3%||Mar 3, 2016|
Clockwork is a time-bending puzzle-platformer that tells the story of Atto, a lonely mechanical boy in the great city of Watchtower. Explore the city, discover its mysterious past, control time and fight terrifying boss battles. Clockwork features over 60+ hand-drawn, steampunk-inspired levels.
|2.99||63.6%||Oct 10, 2016|
Altero is an atmospheric puzzle platformer game that will tease your brain! Control Adi the voodoo doll and accept to sacrifice yourself in order to team up with your past. Dive deep into the darkness of the Sorrow forest and rescue the lost souls to find your peace.
|6.99||N/A||Oct 17, 2022|
Between dreams and nightmares, “Koloro” tells the tale of a young pink hair girl named Kora who embarks on a quest to find her missing sister through a stunning Puzzle-Platformer crafted by Sköll Studio.
|9.99||92.5%||May 18, 2018|
You have to find out what happened in this fantastic world and help the Raccoon find his way home!
|9.99||83.3%||Apr 22, 2019|
A platform puzzle paint adventure about breaking rules, being upside down and thinking outside the box.
|14.99||94.3%||Jun 27, 2018|