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.
Mattel Aquarius (1983)
Aliens is a fixed screen shoot 'em up. Like other games of its kind the player controls a space craft...
Aliens from Cowtopia is a cartoony action puzzle game where the player saves goofy cows from a fast-food restaurant's slaughterhouse...
A modern update of Space Invaders, Alien Sky places you in control of a starfighter as you combat swarms and...
Alien Soccer is a top view single screen paddle game where you must stop a ball that bounces around the...
Alien Stars is a scrolling vertical shooter. Players are cast in the role of a lone pilot who must shoot...
Game Boy Color (2001)
A platoon of Colonial Marines, en route to Earth from a training mission, are awakened from hypersleep by a distress...
Alien Swarm is a four player Co-Op game which is based on a Unreal Tournament 2004 mod of the same...
ZX Spectrum (1982)
Alien Swarm is a simple space shooter similar to Galaxian. The player controls a space ship and shoots aliens. The...
Alien Syndrome is a scrolling shooter arcade conversion.Your job is to run around and rescue all the captives and make...
Alien Terminator Deluxe is a 3D shooter where the player directs a futuristic combat vehicle. The game is set in...
A Line the Sand is a conversion of the board war game by TSR of the same name.It depicts a...
In Alive 4-ever Returns the player takes the role over one of four characters who trie to survive the zombie...
Once there was a big and well liked C-Library and it was maintained by the Master of Allegro. One day...
Allegiance is an online multiplayer game (the only offline component is the tutorial) with action and strategy elements. The game...
AllegroHack is a graphical user interface for NetHack which is built with the Allegro software library to draw large (32x32...
Commodore 64 (1986)
Alleykat is a vertically-scrolling racer with elements of a shoot-em up game. The player, a speeder pilot, strives to become...
Commodore 64 (1983)
Alley Oops' game screen loosely resembles a bowling alley, with the player moving left and right across the 8 lanes,...
In 2008, the secret United States military research base in the Democratic Republic of North Dzambystan is attacked by terrorists.Alliance:...
Atari 2600 (2003)
This game is based on a 1959 20th Century Fox horror/sci-fi movie of the same name. You are Jane Marvin....
All-Star Football is a gridiron football game, however in this variation a team has only nine members on the field....
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 99 Chrono Trigger
- 96 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX
- 96 Gauntlet
- 95 Radiant Silvergun
- 94 Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon
- 94 NHL '94
- 94 The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
- 94 Chrono Trigger
- 93 Tecmo Super Bowl
- 93 Sid Meier's Civilization II
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.79 Sea Battle (1980)
- 4.78 Napalm: The Crimson Crisis (1998)
- 4.71 Crystal Defenders (2008)
- 4.69 Summer Carnival '92: Recca (1992)
- 4.67 Arc the Lad Collection (2002)
- 4.66 Pac-Man: Championship Edition (2007)
- 4.62 Pinball Hall of Fame: The Williams Collection (2008)
- 4.61 Aleste 2 (1989)
- 4.60 Ultima: The Second Trilogy (1992)
- 4.59 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX (2010)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.