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.
DemonLisher is an action game with a top-down view. The player controls a mage who descends into the chambers of...
Demon's Crystals is a twin-stick shooter with levels set in small arenas. The player takes control of one of the...
The game is set in an alternate version of the Earth. The time period is not specified, and the abundance...
DemonStar has been heralded as the succesor to Raptor. It is a smooth scrolling shooter made in the tradition of...
This is a spinoff title from the original DemonStar game, which uses an enhanced version of the original engine.The enemy...
Secret Missions 2 is the second spin-off of the original DemonStar game. It uses an enhanced version of the original...
Demonworld is the first computer game based on the tabletop game by German based developer Hobby Products. In the game...
Demonworld II is the second game of the little known German Table-Top-Game specialist Hobby Products. The second part has turned...
Amstrad CPC (1986)
Dempsey and Makepeace is a licensed game based on the British television series with the same name. The player takes...
Commodore 64 (1987)
The Rignalian race have decided that they want to colonise the planets of the Solar Sytem and their moons. To...
In 1999, a global computer network was assembled, allowing unprecedented transportation speed to different locations on the Earth through virtual...
Denomino is a single player, shareware, word building game for DOS.In this game the player uses domino-like tiles to build...
Neo Geo Pocket Color (2000)
A side story to the original Ogre Battle, Zenobia no Ōji's plot takes place during the fourteenth chapter ("The Capital...
Odyssey 2 (1979)
Two titles are available in this cart: Depth Charge is a single-player BattleShip variant. The player controls a cannon in...
Der Große Preis von Raddorf is a freeware top-down bicycle racing game.You are in control of one of the 18...
Similar to its predecessor Der Planer the player is the head of a transport company which can be a courier...
Somewhere in a nameless desert, two opposing nameless armies take to the battlefield to destroy the other. Through the strategy...
It sounds peaceful, doesn't it? Lonely, even. Imagine just yourself on a desert isle in the middle of the ocean....
Desert Race holds the possible distinction of being the first (and only?) animated driving game programmed entirely as a DOS...
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.