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.
Atari 2600 (1978)
Hunt & Score is similar to the game Memory. The player is presented with a numbered grid; behind each grid...
A mythical creature called a Wumpus is sleeping somewhere in a series of maze-like caves, and your goal is to...
An adaptation of the graphical TI-99/4A version of this traditionally textmode game of exploration, this conversion puts the player in...
Windows 3.x (1993)
Hurricane is a one or two player, shareware, keyboard controlled shooter based on the Atari game Tempest.As in the original...
Hurricane Airfire is a standard top down shoot 'em up. The player controls an aircraft and tries to shoot down...
Hybris is a classic vertically scrolling shoot-em-up which has its roots firmly with arcade stalwarts like Capcom’s 1942.The back story...
Hydacorn is a timed puzzle-board game. The screen is divided into three windows. First one is a working window, the...
The player controls a frog who, for whatever reason, cannot abide touching water. Starting the game at one end of...
A very, very fast vertical shoot'em up game. The goal is to destroy the various hordes of enemies in space...
Commodore 64 (1992)
Hyper Aggressive is a strategic puzzle game aiming to provide some sensitivity for the binary numeral system. The playing area...
Commodore 64 (1985)
Your job is move along the circuits of various 6510 chips in the Commodore 64 and protect 35 Base units...
In the future, even the simple kids game of marbles is high-tech and extreme. Hyper Marbles takes the basic concept...
Windows 3.x (1991)
This Windows-based Asteroids clone features a fairly large playing field and some features not found in the classic arcade version:...
Hyperoid is a freeware port of the original Windows 3.1 Hyperoid game by Edward Hutchins.This is still a single player...
Hyper Pacman is a pac-man game with power-ups, 2 player simultaneous gameplay, different level layouts and end bosses.The goal in...
Hyper Princess Pitch is a remake of the DOS game Operation Carnage and stars Princess Pitch, reminiscent of Princess Peach,...
Commodore 64 (1987)
Hyperrace is a top view scrolling game with some shooter elements where the screen scrolls constantly in the direction you...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 99 Chrono Trigger
- 96 Gauntlet
- 95 Radiant Silvergun
- 94 Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon
- 94 Metal Gear Solid
- 94 The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
- 94 Chrono Trigger
- 93 Tecmo Super Bowl
- 93 Sid Meier's Civilization II
- 93 Shadowfire
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)
- 4.71 Crystal Defenders (2008)
- 4.69 Summer Carnival '92: Recca (1992)
- 4.67 Arc the Lad Collection (2002)
- 4.66 Pac-Man: Championship Edition (2007)
- 4.61 Aleste 2 (1989)
- 4.60 Ultima: The Second Trilogy (1992)
- 4.59 SD Snatcher (1990)
- 4.51 Pinball Hall of Fame: The Williams Collection (2008)
- 4.51 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX (2010)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.