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Canabalt is a side-on running game where you press jump at the right time to keep a small character from falling off buildings or crashing into things. With minimalist visuals, you play the small suited man fleeing from an unknown threat. As the game begins, the player character jumps from the window of an office building onto the roof of a neighbouring building.

Unfortunately, Canabalt is not available on Mac, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One or Xbox X|S. However, we recommend the following games that offer a similar experience or theme:

DetailsGame Details

Release Date: 31/08/2009

Out Now: Android, PC, PSP and iOS

Content Rating: PEGI 7

Skill Rating: 5+ year-olds

Players: 1-2

Genres: Action, Traversal and Platform

Accessibility: 11 features

Components: 2D Side-On and Pixels

Developer: Semisecret (@Semisecret)

Costs: Purchase cost

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