Original version: Frogger, released in 1981 for arcade
It’s not easy being green. Or yellow, for that matter. Frogger centers around the titular tree frog who needs to get to his home on the other side of the river. Seemingly the only part of Frogger anyone remembers is the first half of the screen with the cars, even though the river is the main course.
Original version: Donkey Kong, released in 1981 for arcade