DescriptionUsed 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.
The legend of Kaguya-hime is one of the most popular stories in Japanese mythology. Once upon a time, an old...
The beginning of 21th century saw mankind descend into a new Dark Age. Ecological disasters led to rise of terrorism....
Game Boy (1990)
NavyBlue '90, just like its predecessor, uses the classic Battleship playing principle: two players place ships on a 8x8 grid...
Kaiser: Das Erbe is a remake of the 1984 game Kaiser. The background story: The emperor dies and four princes...
Game Gear (1996)
Kaitō Saint Tail is a 2D top-down arcade game with several puzzle-solving minigames. The game is based on manga/anime series...
The kingdom of Altenia was a peaceful place until monsters began to roam the land, terrorizing its inhabitants and striking...
Kalli & Co. is an advergame that puts the player behind the steering wheel of a Volkswagen Golf. The goal...
Atari 8-bit (1993)
Kampania wrześniowa (September Campaign) takes place during the invasion of Poland in 1939, marking the beginning of the World War...
Your army is close before capitulation. As commander in chief of the allied forces you have to make a counterattack.This...
Kannan! is a puzzle game with educational elements based on a Swedish game show with the same name. The player...
Kapman is an implementation of Pac-Man. In a single-screen maze the player has to collect all dots to finish a...
Karciarz is a set of four classic card games with all the standard rules implemented: 358 for three players, divided...
Karl Quappe is a single player, shareware, keyboard controlled Frogger clone from Germany. Using the keyboard the player must take...
Game Boy Advance (2002)
Karnaaj Rally is a handheld racing game which is played from a top down perspective and mixes 2D and 3D...
In this unique vertically-scrolling shooter you take the role of a mysterious girl named Karous, who commands a tiny fighter...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 99 Chrono Trigger
- 96 Gauntlet
- 95 Radiant Silvergun
- 94 NHL '94
- 94 The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
- 93 Tecmo Super Bowl
- 93 Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon
- 93 Sid Meier's Civilization II
- 93 Shadowfire
- 93 Project Gotham Racing 2
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games by as rated by our users:
- 3.89 Pac-Man (2007)
- 4.04 Chrono Trigger (2011)
- 4.78 Napalm: The Crimson Crisis (1998)
- 4.79 Sea Battle (1980)
- 4.75 Summer Carnival '92: Recca (1992)
- 4.67 Arc the Lad Collection (2002)
- 4.02 Starflight (1989)
- 3.97 Final Fantasy III (2011)
- 4.26 M.U.S.H.A. (2009)
- 3.90 Pinball Dreams (2009)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.