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.
Windows 3.x (1994)
Inner Space is an arcade-style shooter taking place inside a rather familiar environment: the player's computer. Evil forces have invaded,...
Operation: Invasion Evasion is a freeware action/light strategy game, modeled on the classic Cannon Fodder, but the enemy's soldiers are...
At a secret lab developing technology in interdimensional physics, some kind of accident has occurred. Suddenly all contact is lost...
Operation Mania is a time management game based on Hasbro's classic board game Operation. The game puts the player in...
The Earth's water supply tainted through generations of heavy industrial contamination, the remaining quantities of unspoiled drinking water were converted...
Operation Spruance is a sequel to USS John Young, and lets you command a US destroyer of the Spruance class...
Nintendo DS (2007)
Operation Vietnam is a squad based real time strategy game where you control up to four elite soldiers whose helicopter...
The top-down view game O-Pong plays exactly like an air hockey game. You control a paddle which you use to...
Orbital Defense is an Asteroids variant. The player controls a spaceship and must protect Earth's satellite network from subsequent alien...
Orbiter is a freeware space simulator coded by the British professor Dr. Martin Schweiger, having been in development since 2000....
While yearning to escape the city life, an unexpected letter arrives with interesting news. Granduncle Fred gives up his family...
The people of Radlebb Keep are worried: Undead and werewolves have been seen in the nearby forests, and rumor has...
PlayStation 2 (2006)
This is a special release of Konami's Quarth for the PlayStation 2 system. This package contains the original arcade game,...
PlayStation 2 (2005)
This is a release of Aero Fighters for PlayStation 2. The package includes the original coin-op version of the game...
PlayStation 2 (2005)
This is a special release of Konami's Terra Cresta for the PlayStation 2 system. This package contains the original arcade...
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.