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.
Nintendo DS (2005)
Devilish is a remake of the original game of the same name. Control two paddles together to move the ball...
ZX Spectrum (1983)
The Devil Rides In is a single player shoot'em up game.The player takes the role of a wizard who is...
A savage storm leaves you shipwrecked on a remote South Seas island. But what first appears to be a tropical...
Commodore 64 (1989)
In the game made with SEUCK (Shoot 'Em Up Construction Kit) you control the hero entered the evil land. You...
Game Boy (1990)
Dexterity is a puzzle game with a 7x8 grid, each one filled with a tile or another item. The goal...
Game Boy Advance (2002)
Dexter's Laboratory: Chess Challenge is a game based on the popular cartoon TV show of the same name. This chess...
Dezaemon is a game designing application that lets aspiring developers create their own vertical scrolling shoot-'em-up. Players have control over...
Nintendo 64 (1998)
Dezaemon 3D is more of a game creator than an actual game. While it ships with two games, what really...
A top-down scrolling shooter. Players control a helicopter and must fight their way through several levels, shooting everything that moves....
Diablo is a puzzle game with similarities to sliding block puzzles. Each level is composed of a number of tiles...
A diabolikal legion of infernal imps are invading a 12x12 grid gameboard in staggered waves. The player is in charge...
Ten years down the line, this strategy game of demonic dominoes is remade with new, cuter graphics for a touch-screen...
Demonic hordes are invading the kingdom from planes beyond, and it is the job of the arcane and eldritch occultists...
Diamaze is a shareware graphical maze game, in which you play an ASCII-styled X-character. You travel in a mine collecting...
Commodore PET/CBM (1990)
Diamond Hunt II is a re-make of Diamond Hunt. In the game the player (Q) can walk around generated levels...
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.