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.
DOS (1987), Amiga (1987), NES (1986), Atari ST (1987), Commodore 64 (1987), Apple II (1988), Atari 8-bit (1987), ZX Spectrum (1987), Apple IIgs (1988), MSX (1987), Amstrad CPC (1987), TRS-80 CoCo (1989), Macintosh (1988), BBC Micro (1987), PC-88 (1986), PC-98 (1987), Thomson TO (1987), Arcade (1986) and Thomson MO (1987)
The original Breakout concept involves controlling a bat at the bottom of the screen and using it to catch and...
Arkanoid 2000 is a Breakout game, so you are in control over a paddle, and with that paddle you control...
Arkanoid 4000 is a Breakout game. So your job is to use your paddle and bounce the ball so that...
Nintendo DS (2007)
The latest version of Taito's classic game: Arkanoid. It features the classic gameplay of the previous games, the player controls...
Arkanoid for Win32 is yet another Breakout game. The game is for Win32, hence the title, and it is released...
An evil character named Shogun has stolen the Elven ring of Arkista, and in so doing has plunged the whole...
The X52-ArkLight is the last hope of a sieged planet, a spaceship capable of destroying the forces of the invading...
Game Boy Color (2000)
A monster-collecting RPG set in the Puyo Puyo game world and starring the young apprentice magician Arle, who must explore...
Armada is a Battleship variant. With all options deselected, it offers the standard experience: Each the player and the opponent...
Ten millennia after the initial wave of colonization of the universe, humans have developed into distinct races adapting to their...
Armadillo is a young cowboy from Texas, who is in love with Sheryl, the cutest girl of the state. But...
ZX Spectrum (1983)
This is a space shoot 'em up along the lines of Galaxian. There are three lives and the objective is...
Armageddon Empires is a turn-based science fiction strategy game with cards. In the year 2025 makes contact with two warring...
Armed Generator Doom Machine is a top-down shooter that consists of a series of boss encounters, all based on the...
Armed Police Batrider is a top-down vertically scrolling shoot'em up of the manic shooter subcategory taking place in futuristic Manhattan....
In this Post-apocalyptic war setting, you must guide your forces through hordes of well-armed enemies using many different weapons of...
Atari 8-bit (1982)
Armor Assault is a turn-based strategy game which is about tactical tank battles between NATO and Soviets. However, this is...
Odyssey 2 (1978)
Two titles are available in this cart: Armored Encounter! is a clone of Atari's Combat. Two players control tanks and...
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)
- 4.69 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)
- 4.59 SD Snatcher (1990)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.