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Top-Down

Description

Used 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.
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Atari ST (1987), Atari 7800 (2007) and Arcade (1980)

A "Deluxe" version of Atari's original Asteroids, Asteroids Deluxe swaps the vector graphics for bitmaps. The basic gameplay is still...

Atari ST (1999)

This is a fairly faithful replica of Atari's classic arcade game, Asteroids, only running in a window on the GEM...

DOS (1994)

A hundred years ago Brimhil, the beautiful queen of elves, gave up her youth in order to revive the Life...

Astonishia Story PSP Front Cover

PSP (2006) and GP32 (2002)

Astonishia Story is a Korean-made RPG and a remake of a PC game of the same name. This version features...

The Astonishing Adventures of Mr. Weems and the She Vampires Commodore 64 Front Cover

Commodore 64 (1987), ZX Spectrum (1987) and Amstrad CPC (1987)

In this top-view shooter with similarities to Gauntlet, Mr. Weems has set out to kill the She Vampires in their...

Astraware Solitaire iPhone Front Cover

Palm OS (2007), Windows Mobile (2007), Symbian (2008), Macintosh (2011), iPhone (2009), BlackBerry (2009), Android (2009) and webOS (2012)

Astraware Solitaire is a collection of twelve 12 Solitaire card games. All of them contain the default version as well...

Atari ST (1996)

Astro 2000 is an Asteroids inspired game with some extensions over the original game play. The player is controlling a...

Astro Assembler Windows Front Cover

Windows (2001)

Astro Assembler is a space-faring, top-down, vertically-scrolling, shoot-em-up. Pilot your spaceship against insurmountable swarms of enemy ships and asteroid-planted bases....

Astro Avenger Windows Front Cover

Windows (2005)

In the year 2375, humanity is finally at peace after the Empire has conquered five galaxies. However all not all...

Astro Avenger II Windows Front Cover

Windows (2008)

Astro Avenger II is the sequel to Astro Avenger. In this vertically scrolling shooter the player has to save mankind...

TRS-80 CoCo (1982) and Dragon 32/64 (1982)

AstroBlast is a plain space shoot'em'up, a clone of the arcade game Astro Fighter, which evolved only slightly from the...

ColecoVision (2013), MSX (2013), Odyssey 2 (2011), SG-1000 (2012) and Videopac+ G7400 (2011)

In Astrododge, the player controls a spaceship trying to avoid asteroids as the screen scrolls vertically for as long as...

DOS (1982)

In this Asteroids clone, you get points by shooting enemy ships, and asteroids which gradually break down into smaller and...

Astro Fury Windows Front Cover

Windows (2006)

Jump into your single seater and blast a gigantic horde of alien invaders. Using eighteen different types of plasma guns...

Game Boy (1990)

Astro Rabby is a top-down platformer in which the player takes control over a rabbit which has to travel through...

DOS (1987)

Setting the scene for a shoot-'em-up game is always a stiff proposition and never anywhere more so than here: due...

Astro Tripper Windows Front Cover

Windows (2009) and PlayStation 3 (2008)

Astro Tripper is a remake of PomPom's debut game Space Tripper. Like its predecessor it plays similarly to Uridium which...

Astro Warrior SEGA Master System Front Cover

SEGA Master System (1986)

Basic Sega shoot-em-up in which you must guide your ship through three zones while avoiding hazards. Your only weapon are...

Astro Warrior / Pit Pot SEGA Master System Front Cover

SEGA Master System (1986)

Two games on one cartridge:Pit Pot: The Magical Castle The princess has been kidnapped. To rescue her, navigate your way...

Arcade (1989)

Earth is invaded by a force called the Galaxy Highters in 1996, which was set in the future seen from...

Atari 2600 (2004)

This is the game Qb altered to have a Christmas theme that was given away in a 2004 AtariAge contest...

Atari Anniversary Advance Game Boy Advance Front Cover

Game Boy Advance (2002)

In the tradition of the Namco Museum series, Infogrames packs together 6 of Atari's greatest arcade achievements onto one Game...

J2ME (2005)

Atari Legends Vol. 1 is a compilation containing three classic Atari 2600 games, ported to the mobile platform: Asteroids Centipede...

Atari ST (1992)

Atari Master Mind is a computer version of the classical board game. The computer selects a secret color combination of...

Windows (2000)

This is a special two-pack that includes Atari Arcade Hits: Volume 1 and Atari Arcade Hits: Volume 2. The package...

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