DescriptionUsed to describe any game where the main setting of gameplay is represented by a top-down (also known as overhead) view of the playfield. Top-down perspective may be used for a wide variety of genres; among the most common ones are vertically scrolling shooters and most 2D role-playing games.
Dames & Backgammon is a simple adaptation to computer of the popular board games of checkers and Backgammon. You can...
The Damsel and the Beast is an arcade adventure where you must search 35 rooms of a a darkened Palace...
Dance Aerobics is a chance to get fit by following the movements of an aerobics instructor.Players use side B of...
This game is similar to other "DDR"s. There are 4 arrows on-screen: Up, Down, Left, Right. You stand on a...
Dan! Da! Dan! is a freeware game that combines ideas from traditional vertical shooters with color-matching titles like Mr. Driller....
Atari 8-bit (1983)
This game is the inspiration, both directly and indirectly, of arcade dungeon crawlers like the The RamJam Corporation version of...
The Windows version of Dangel is very similar to the PC-98 original; story, dialogues, and most in-game graphics are the...
Danger Angel is a sequel to Dangel. Hundred years have passed since Anduke and his companions defeated the demons and...
After centuries of man's abuse, the spirit of the Earth has created soldiers, called Valkyrias, to eradicate mankind from the...
Commodore 64 (1986)
Dante's poem 'Inferno' details a man's journey through hell, in the hope of reaching purgatory. This computer game interpretation takes...
Angie and Ruby are two ordinary young girls: they like spending time together, talking about fashion, men, and all the...
Dare Devil Derby 3D is a cartoonish-type of destruction derby that lets the player take control of 8 unique characters...
Atari 8-bit (1993)
Dark Abyss is a vertically-scrolling shoot 'em up game. Player is a spaceship pilot. The aim of the game is...
Dark Adventure is 2D top-down arcade action game, similar to Gauntlet. The player can "choose" (by changing the position at...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 99 Chrono Trigger
- 96 Gauntlet
- 95 Radiant Silvergun
- 94 NHL '94
- 94 The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
- 93 Tecmo Super Bowl
- 93 Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon
- 93 Sid Meier's Civilization II
- 93 Shadowfire
- 93 Project Gotham Racing 2
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games by as rated by our users:
- 3.89 Pac-Man (2007)
- 4.04 Chrono Trigger (2011)
- 4.78 Napalm: The Crimson Crisis (1998)
- 4.79 Sea Battle (1980)
- 4.75 Summer Carnival '92: Recca (1992)
- 4.67 Arc the Lad Collection (2002)
- 4.02 Starflight (1989)
- 3.97 Final Fantasy III (2011)
- 4.26 M.U.S.H.A. (2009)
- 3.90 Pinball Dreams (2009)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.