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.
1848 is a classic hex-based wargame set during the era of the Hungarian Independence War of 1848-49, a period that...
Take the role of a gold miner of the 19th century. You have been searching for a long time, and...
The fourth game in the Hard Truck series features you as a trucker who is building his business to an...
In this installment of the series, you will transport cargo across America, Mexico and Canada with your rig. There are...
19-2: Opération Antigang is a tower defense variant featuring 32 levels, and a multiplayer mode. This Facebook game was inspired...
1939 is a 2D turn-based strategy game with elements of the strategy board games, similar to the Panzer General series....
1941: Frozen Front is a turn-based strategy game shown through a top-down perspective. The gameplay is identical to 1805: French...
Windows (2001), Game Boy Color (2000), NES (1985), Commodore 64 (1986), ZX Spectrum (1986), MSX (1987), Amstrad CPC (1986), BREW (2006), J2ME (2004), Windows Mobile (2001), Xbox 360 (2013), PlayStation 3 (2013), Wii (2010), PC-88 (1987), Sharp X1 (1987), FM-7 (1987) and Arcade (1984)
1942 is a vertically scrolling shooter for one or two players. The year is 1942, and you are a daring...
This is the 5th original part in Capcom's 194X series of top-down shoot'em ups. This time you have the choice...
1945 AirWar is a vertically-scrolling 1942 clone. There is no story, players control a small plane fighting many waves of...
It is year 1955. You are the only surviving allied pilot. You have just been assigned a secret mission to...
1994Pool+ is a billiard (cue sports) game. The game offers eighteen different selectable "weapons" via buttons across the top of...
Four Japanese high-school students were camping at the countryside, when they suddenly saw an UFO landing nearby. Before they managed...
19: Neunzehn is a strategy game in which the player takes the role of one of four leaders in his...
19XX: The War Against Destiny is a 2D vertical scrolling shooter game taking place against a fictional background, unlike the...
1 Across 2 Down is a crossword puzzler, featuring eight pre-made crosswords for the player to fill in. You fill...
In this game you play miniature golf just with one button. You aim, set precision and power of the shot...
1K ZX Chess is a single-player chess game. Certain rules are omitted (castling, en passant capture, pawn promotion), as the...
Atari 2600 (2005)
This cartridge contains six of the 1 kilobyte entries and one 4 kilobyte entry from the 2005 Minigame Competition with...
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.