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.
Apple II (1978)
Laser Turret is an early shoot 'em up game that is similar to the later arcade game Space Zap. The...
ZX Spectrum (1990)
Laser War is a simple arcade game inspired by the movie Tron. Basically, it is a "light-cycles" competition, where the...
In artillery games the players are compelled to calculate physical forces such as wind speed and gravity to determine where...
Danny Madigan is watching a sneak preview of the latest film of his favourite hero, Jack Slater, when he is...
TurboGrafx CD (1989)
In the near future, a cabal of 4 very evil, powerful men known as The Force is planning world domination...
Sharp X68000 (1991)
In 21st century, an alien race known as Kron began to prepare for an assault on the Earth. A defensive...
In The Last Battle, the player controls Kurt, a young apprentice magician who lives in Eldar village with his parents....
This Steam compilation contains the following games developed by Last Day of Work: Fish Tycoon Plant Tycoon Virtual Villagers: The...
The Last Day is 2D arcade vertical shoot'em up from South Korea. Gameplay in this title is pretty standard -...
The Last Flight of the Bumble Bee is a vertically-scrolling shoot-em-up created in 48 hours for the 2011 Global Game...
Last Guardian 2: Yomi no Fūin is a direct sequel to the first game in the Last Guardian series. It...
Last Guardian: Jūkyō no Shugosha is set in a fantasy world ruled by gods and inhabited by many different races....
Atari 8-bit (1988)
The Last Guardian is a side-scrolling space shoot'em up game. The player is a space shuttle pilot attacking alien spacecraft...
PlayStation 3 (2008)
In The Last Guy, players take the role of a hero character who needs to save civilians from monsters that...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 96 Gauntlet
- 96 Chrono Trigger
- 95 Radiant Silvergun
- 94 Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon
- 94 Metal Gear Solid
- 94 Metal Gear Solid
- 94 The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
- 94 Chrono Trigger
- 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)
- 4.69 Summer Carnival '92: Recca (1992)
- 4.67 Arc the Lad Collection (2002)
- 4.66 Crystal Defenders (2008)
- 4.66 Pac-Man: Championship Edition (2007)
- 4.61 Aleste 2 (1989)
- 4.60 Ultima: The Second Trilogy (1992)
- 4.59 SD Snatcher (1990)
- 4.55 Digidrive (2006)
- 4.51 Pinball Hall of Fame: The Williams Collection (2008)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.