User review spotlight: Carmageddon (DOS). Released in 1997.

Top-Down

Description

Used 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.
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DOS (1990)

This Space Invaders-style shooter pits the player against eleven different waves of alien opponents which recur over the course of...

NES (1990) and Supervision (1992)

Your starship is alive! A metamorphic creature that can transform from a huge flying insect into a metallic destroyer. Face...

Galactic Dream: Rage of War Windows Front Cover

Windows (2007)

Galactic Dream: Rage of War is a real time strategy game set in space. In it humanity is threatened by...

PC Booter (1983) and Apple II (1982)

Early tactical combat game about humans and aliens duking it out with laser guns, melee weapons and special powers. Campy...

Galactic Patrol Windows Front Cover

Windows (1998) and Macintosh (1999)

Galactic Patrol is a 3D homage to the classic arcade hits of the early 80's, and embodies the look and...

Galactic Warrior Rats Amiga Front Cover

DOS (1993) and Amiga (1992)

Einstein, Newton and Darwin are the Galactic Warrior Rats, mutant hybrids who come under your control in this top-down multi-directional...

Amiga (1990)

A "snake" game written in compiled AmigaBASIC with a few unusual touches. When the worm eats the subterranean strawberries, it...

Galactix DOS Front Cover

DOS (1992) and Windows (1999)

Defend Earth from destruction from the onslaught of the Xidus fleet. Your state-of-the-art ship is equiped with a limitless supply...

BBC Micro (1986) and Electron (1986)

Galaforce is a straight forward shoot-em-up. Your ships encounters wave after wave of alien ships which attack you in formation....

Galaga NES Front Cover

NES (1985), Atari 7800 (1987), MSX (1984), Palm OS (2006), Windows Mobile (2005), Xbox 360 (2006), Wii (2007), Nintendo 3DS (2013), Sharp X1 (1984), FM-7 (1985), Wii U (2013), Sord M5 (1982) and Arcade (1981)

Galaga is a vertical arcade shooter from Namco. You control a space fighter at the bottom of the screen, scrolling...

Galaga 3 Commodore 64 Front Cover

Commodore 64 (1988), Wii (2009) and Arcade (1984)

You control a ship that must shoot down a number of enemy ships that attempt to kill you with bombs...

Amiga (1992)

Galaga '92 is a full-featured Galaga clone for the Amiga. It makes no attempt to emulate the look of the...

Game Boy Color (2000)

This handheld version is in the same spirit as its console cousins, excluding the graphics and the 3-D perspective. This...

Galaga Legions Xbox 360 Front Cover

Xbox 360 (2008)

The alien Galaga army is once again attacking Earth. Taking the same design philosophy as Pac-Man: Championship Edition, Galaga Legions...

Galaga Remix iPhone Front Cover

iPhone (2009)

Play an enhanced remix of the classic, Galaga! Experience the classic fun of Galaga, with new features that change up...

Galapago Windows Front Cover

Windows (2006)

Travel from the beach to the top of the volcano matching and collecting island creatures to collect the ultimate prize....

TRS-80 CoCo (1982) and Dragon 32/64 (1983)

Galax Attax is a clone of Namco's Galaxian, which was one of the first shoot'em'ups to deviate from the original...

Oric (1983)

Galaxians is a fixed screen shoot 'em up most similar to Galaxian. Lately a number of freighters have gone missing...

Galaxy DOS Front Cover

DOS (1982), Commodore 64 (1982), Apple II (1981), Atari 8-bit (1981), TI-99/4A (1983), TRS-80 (1981), Commodore PET/CBM (1981) and FM-7 (1983)

As Fleet Admiral of a newly commissioned starship armada you send your ships from the home planet to explore the...

Amiga (1989)

Galaxy 89 is a Galaga clone. The player controls a spaceship that can only move left and right at the...

Galaxy Defense Android Front Cover

Android (2013)

Galaxy Defense is a tower defense game with a sci-fi theme. In each level, the player must set up defense...

Supervision (1992)

Galaxy Fighter is a vertically-scrolling space shooter. Many kinds of enemies appear in waves to attack the player, piloting an...

Arcade (1971)

Galaxy Game is a conversion of one of the earliest video games ever produced, Spacewar. Released in September of 1971,...

Galaxy of Mahjongg Windows Front Cover

Windows (2007)

A compilation of the games: Mahjongg Patience 2004 Mahjongg Mahjongg Jr. Mahjongg Master Egyptian Edition/The Curse of Ra Mahjongg Master...

Galcon Linux Front Cover

Linux (2006), Windows (2006) and Macintosh (2006)

Galcon is an action-based strategy game, reminiscent of the classic board game Risk, and inspired by Galactic Conquest (1987) and...

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