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.
Les Fourmis: Edition Gold includes the base game Les Fourmis (US title: Empire of the Ants) and its add-on Les...
Les Fourmis: Les Guerres de l'Ouest is an add-on to the original French release of Empire of the Ants which...
Apple II (1987)
You are Joey and you're trapped in a deadly maze with a backpack full of rocks. Throw the rocks to...
Atari ST (1997)
Let's Go Memo! is a memory game written in GFA BASIC 3.5. The game can be played by one or...
Nintendo DS (2008)
Let's Play: Schools is another game in the Let's Play brand. In this game, the player acts as a young...
ZX Spectrum (1987)
Level 5 is a 2D top down shooter set in a maze. The player is trapped inside a giant alien...
Leygref's Castle is a remake of Wizard's Castle.The gameplay is very similar to the original: Explore a castle (represented as...
Leylines is a turn-based strategy game with a fantasy setting. As a mighty magician that rules a kingdom of one...
Liberation is a 2D scrolling top down shooter. The game has two sections - first, the player controls a helicopter,...
Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1987)
You are mankinds only hope as huge Motherships and their fighters from the Anconian Fleet are poised to attack and...
Liberty Wings is a shooter set during World War II where the player controls a plane. The game mixes three...
Chilam Balam is a collection of Mayan books, containing scientific information as well as prophecies and esoteric lore. The story...
Liczby is a simple text based guesswork game. The player chooses one number in the range of one to ten...
Liero Xtreme is an online multiplayer game based on the original game called Liero. It is also similar to Worms...
Atari 8-bit (1988)
Life is a simulator of living cell development. The task of the player is to arrange a proper initial pattern...
In Lifeboat the player attempts to save as many passengers as they can by tilting their iPhone or iPod Touch...
Commodore 64 (1987)
The power to Earth is all supplied by one huge power station that orbits the planet but a problem has...
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.