DescriptionThese games use a top-down view, also called an overhead view or a helicopter view. A top-down view is strict and cannot have any angle at all.
Atari 2600 (1982)
You are at the Waypoint Interstellar Trade Depot, a quiet outpost in space, when suddenly a dormant group of alien,...
Cosmic Wars takes you back to the Gradius universe as the 650-year long alliance between the Gradius empire and the...
ZX Spectrum (1985)
Is there anything uglier than a human female? The Rygellian Slime Beasts know that their enemies the Cosmic Wartoads believe...
Commodore 64 (1987)
There is a battle taking place on the planet of Cybor between two giant robots representing two races from the...
Cosmostruction is a turn based strategy game set in a futuristic space setting. The background story involve a space faring...
A mad professor has planted a bomb in a sewer. You are trapped in his house and you have to...
Counter Action is a real-time strategy released when, due to success of Command & Conquer, many clones started to appear....
Atari 5200 (1982)
Terrorists have seized control of several missile silos and are planning on launching missiles to blow up Washington D.C. Your...
Counter Run is a maze game where you control a car and must guide it around the maze collecting fruit....
Commodore PET/CBM (1979)
Course presents the player with a randomly generated obstacle course. The player can select a difficulty for the obstacle course...
The objective of Covering is to cover the screen. The game starts with an empty playing field with some randomly...
Commodore 64 (1989)
Cowboy Kidz is a top view vertical scrolling shooter where the screen scrolls constantly upwards as you control a cowboy...
Cracker is a single player, mouse driven Mastermind gameIn this variant the computer generates a hidden sequence of four colours...
SAM Coupé (1993)
Craft is a puzzle game where the player is presented with a number of tiles where each piece has a...
Atari ST (1993)
Crapman have grown tired of his boring life and decides to make a voyage through Europe searching for real love....
Crash is a clone of the arcade game Head-On that was released in the same year as the original. The...
Crash 'N Score is a driving arcade game simulating a demolition derby. The player controls a car, and the goal,...
ZX Spectrum (1989)
This compilation from the December 1989 edition of the Spectrum magazine Crash! came in a larger case than they usually...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 99 Chrono Trigger
- 96 Gauntlet
- 95 Radiant Silvergun
- 94 Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon
- 94 Metal Gear Solid
- 94 The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
- 94 Chrono Trigger
- 93 Tecmo Super Bowl
- 93 Sid Meier's Civilization II
- 93 Shadowfire
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.78 Napalm: The Crimson Crisis (1998)
- 4.71 Crystal Defenders (2008)
- 4.69 Summer Carnival '92: Recca (1992)
- 4.67 Arc the Lad Collection (2002)
- 4.66 Pac-Man: Championship Edition (2007)
- 4.61 Aleste 2 (1989)
- 4.60 Ultima: The Second Trilogy (1992)
- 4.59 SD Snatcher (1990)
- 4.51 Pinball Hall of Fame: The Williams Collection (2008)
- 4.51 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX (2010)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.