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.
Loosely based on the fourth movie "Jaws: the Revenge", players take control of a ship to sail the ocean in...
Dragon 32/64 (1983)
Jaws is a little Pac-Man clone, distinguished by its small graphics and the wide range of options for setting up...
Dragon 32/64 (1983)
You are a helicopter pilot sent out to rescue survivors from a troop ship crashed into enemy waters. The game...
Atari ST (1995)
JAY Minesweeper is a very straight copy of Windows's famous Minesweeper. Click a square in a minefield and pray that...
Commodore 64 (1984)
Jeepers Creepers is a top view single screen game where you control a spider who has to infect seven rows...
Jehard is a simple action role-playing game. The Holy Ark was stolen by a powerful demon king, and it's up...
This is a tennis game featuring the game modes Exhibition, Circuits, and Training. Exhibition allows for either singles or doubles...
Game Boy Color (2000)
This to-go version of Jeremy McGrath Supercross 2000 is a top-down racing game, featuring two game modes (championship and arcade),...
Atari 8-bit (1992)
The Jet Action is a vertically-scrolling shoot 'em up. Player is a modern fighter pilot. The aim is to cross...
In Jet Fighter, two planes fly around with the goal of shooting the other as many times as possible in...
You are a jetsetter. It is your job to acquire the things needed for your clients, who are rich and/or...
Thomson MO (1984)
Jeu de Dames is an adaptation of the classic game of checkers/draughts/dames played on a 10x10 checkerboard. Adjustable difficulty option,...
Jeux de Casino 3D contains several casino games: roulette, craps, baccarat, super black jack, poker and the slot machine. Depending...
Jewel of Orion is a vertical-scrolling space shooter. Use the arrow keys to move and the Z key to fire....
A 1-kilobyte game (coded for the MiniGame Compo coding contest) for the unexpanded VIC-20, Jewels 20 is a puzzle game...
Jewels and Jim is an action-puzzle game. In it, you play Jim, a guy trying to retrieve stolen gems. You...
Travel to the darkest part of the Louisiana swamplands to solve the riddles of the "voodoo witch" and her tiny...
Windows 3.x (1992)
Borrowing certain gameplay conventions from Qix, JezzBall presents another scenario forcing the player to divide and conquer a 2D playfield...
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)
- 4.75 Summer Carnival '92: Recca (1992)
- 4.69 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX (2010)
- 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 SD Snatcher (1990)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.