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.
God created paradise, where the angels lived, and the Earth, populated by humans. The humans were not content with their...
Commodore 64 (1987)
Darkside is a single screen top view shooter where you control a spacecraft on the left of the screen, moving...
Have you ever wondered how and why evil appeared among us? It all started with jealousy. That was the first...
Commodore 64 (1984)
The player controls a ship, which must locate and destroy the Dark Star. The object is to stay on the...
Sharp X1 (1987)
Dark Storm is the third and final game in the Demon Crystal series, unlike the first two, it's an action...
The world of Athas was once peaceful and pleasant - until wizards found a way to increase their power by...
After defeating the Drajian army, four former gladiator slaves journey to the recently liberated city of Tyr, whose evil sorcerer-king...
The sequel to Dark Woods starts in the ruined castle, where the original has ended. You, Eduin the fearless adventurer,...
Lakya is a technologically-advanced civilization on a planet far from our own galaxy. The planet's inhabitants have unknowingly unleashed the...
The Das Amiga Sport Pack-compilation contains the following three games: Jump Jet Karamalz Cup Super Ski (AKA Downhill Challenge)
Das Fittnes-Kreuzworträtsel lets you solve crossword puzzles to get fitness instructions. The game includes 350 puzzles. Every solved puzzle shows...
This game was released in celebration of the 20th birthday of German TV station RTL. Each of the players take...
You are Dash Galaxy, a fearless space explorer. You have just landed on a strange, alien planet thousands of light...
Nothing less than a computerized spirit board (of which the Ouija is the best known), DaSi lets you commune with...
Nintendo DS (2008)
Players step into the role of a young archaeologist and begin an adventurous journey through the mysterious labyrinth on their...
Commodore 64 (1988)
Compilation package containing a selection for Data East's own conversions to home computers of their original arcade coin-op games.Featured titles:...
A game of maze navigation in text mode graphics: guide your vehicle from the bottom right of the screen towards...
Game Boy Advance (2002)
The BMX pros come out to play on the GBA in this exclusive version of the two-wheeler series. Choose from...
David and Goliath is a an educational title for children in which they learn about the classic story from the...
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.