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)
An early Silas Warner creation which helped pioneer the 3D first-person perspective in home computer games, much like Escape (with...
SEGA Master System (1987)
You are trapped in a twenty-level maze, and your job is to make your way toward the bottom, and get...
Windows 3.x (1992)
Mazemaker is a shareware game which generates mazes through which the player must navigate. The mazes vary in complexity from...
The player here controls a secret agent, represented by an "X" in the middle of a textmode map window, searching...
Atari 8-bit (1981)
Maze of Death is similar to Atari's Adventure (not the least visually) but has less puzzle solving and is more...
MazeRace is one of a package of games produced by The Code Zone. Games from this package were used, in...
This game is a close relative of the better-known Kroz series. Searching for the Heart of Courage in the Ezam...
Apart from certain Pac-Man influences, Mazes Unlimited is a very simple maze game. You guide your smiley face around labyrinths...
This is a version of the very first 3D first-person shooter ever made around 1973 on the Imlacs PDS-1 mainframe...
Mazinger-Z is a 2D vertical scrolling shooter, based on manga and anime with mechas (giant Japanese robots) "Mazinger-Z". The player...
Your quest is to enter a maze to explore it and find the treasure before returning back to your start...
A roguelike inspired by (and released at) the annual Assembly demoparties held in Helsinki's Hartwall Areena, in this "virtual demo...
MBA Capitalism is a special version of "Capitalism", designed for colleges and business schools as an educational tool. Special features...
Atari ST (1994)
Mc Coy is a variant of Dr. Mario, without Mario and running in a GEM window. The objective is the...
Commodore 64 (1987)
In the cities of the world, humans once again have a new battle, after surviving a world wide nuclear war...
Meander is a set of the three following games for younger players: Labirynt - a timed labyrinth game, where the...
Commodore 64 (1991)
Mean Machine is a top view vertical scrolling racing game where the screen scrolls upwards when you move your vehicle...
As you can guess by the name, this is a derivate of Banpresto's and Winky Soft's famous Super Robot Taisen...
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)
- 4.71 Crystal Defenders (2008)
- 4.69 Summer Carnival '92: Recca (1992)
- 4.67 Arc the Lad Collection (2002)
- 4.66 Pac-Man: Championship Edition (2007)
- 4.62 Pinball Hall of Fame: The Williams Collection (2008)
- 4.61 Aleste 2 (1989)
- 4.60 Ultima: The Second Trilogy (1992)
- 4.59 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX (2010)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.