DescriptionThese games use a top-down view, also called an overhead view or a helicopter view. A top-down view is strict and cannot have any angle at all.
ZX Spectrum (1985)
The Empire you fight for has been weakened significantly in recent years, and its space has now been filled with...
Empire II is a tactical shooting game where up to 50 players divided over 8 ships try to wrest control...
The third iteration of Empire maintained the core 50 player space shooter gameplay from Empire II but expanded on it...
Apple II (1982)
They want a piece of the action… They want success and all its spoils. They want the ultimate independence of...
The fourth official version of Empire integrates many of the simplifications and setting elements of Empire -michelin- although the story...
Apple II (1981)
The gateway to the New York Rocket Field is your first step of a space voyage in which you may...
The -michelin- version of Empire was developed by a different developer and is inspired by Empire III which was unavailable...
A long time ago the world was once ruled by an Empire of Magic where many mages lived. During the...
Empires & Dungeons is a medieval fantasy game that combines elements of Heroes of Might and Magic-type turn-based strategy games...
Empires & Dungeons 2: The Sultanate is the successor of Empires & Dungeons. This strategy-roleplaying game combines the most addictive...
Empire & State is a free-to-play political strategy MMO. The game takes place on the colonial planet Altea. Upon arrival,...
Atari 2600 (2007)
Ow! Your head hurts. Where are you? What happened? It is dark but you here a beeping and find a...
Enchanted Forest is a game set in - appropriately - a forest. It uses a top-down view, which allows you...
Enchanted Forest II is a sequel to Enchanted Forest. Like its predecessor, it is a top-down, turn-based game where you...
Somewhat similar to Space Invaders, you pilot a craft that is flying through space while avoiding pieces of your destroyed...
Xbox 360 (2010)
Zachary Rickettz is a warrior who is on a mission: traveling through the kingdom and finding three relics. These are...
The Endless Night is a top-down adventure game that starts without a back story as the main character wakes up...
Set in the 24th century, a group of unsuspecting colonies are attacked by a swarm of aliens who want to...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 Chrono Trigger
- 95 Radiant Silvergun
- 94 Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon
- 94 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX
- 94 Metal Gear Solid
- 94 Metal Gear Solid
- 94 Chrono Trigger
- 93 Tecmo Super Bowl
- 93 Shadowfire
- 93 Project Gotham Racing 2
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.78 Napalm: The Crimson Crisis (1998)
- 4.69 Summer Carnival '92: Recca (1992)
- 4.61 Aleste 2 (1989)
- 4.60 Ultima: The Second Trilogy (1992)
- 4.55 Digidrive (2006)
- 4.51 Pinball Hall of Fame: The Williams Collection (2008)
- 4.49 Xak: The Art of Visual Stage (1989)
- 4.47 Romance of the Three Kingdoms VI: Awakening of the Dragon (1998)
- 4.46 Smart Games Puzzle Challenge 2 (1997)
- 4.45 SD Snatcher (1990)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.