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.
Nintendo DS (2006)
Over the Hedge: Hammy Goes Nuts! is a single-player top-down view touch screen game. The animals meet a new friend...
Game Boy Advance (2006)
This sequel to the Over the Hedge games is different from the Nintendo DS and Sony PSP versions since this...
Ovi Maps Racing is a location-based top-down racing game. The game uses the player's real world location to map the...
Commodore 64 (2008)
A clone of Sokoban in terms of gameplay, P1x3l-pushr takes place in warehouses, where you must push boxes to their...
pac32K is another Pac-Man clone, but coded not to overcome the 32 Kb of memory boundary, hence the name.There are...
Pac-Avoid is a clone of Scamperghost with completely identical gameplay. It borrows from the concept of Pac-Man, but with a...
Pacboy is a Pac-Man variant. This version of the concept differs from the original one in the maze layout which...
Pacboy & Mouse in an arcade action game similar to Pengo. A young boy's lady friend has been accosted by...
PacMan was invited to a Halloween party. There he faces his fears.The game is a variation of the classic Pac-Man...
An 80's clone of Namco's Pac-Man. The player is a square block, traveling around a maze containing 468 pellets to...
Yokohama Pachi-Pachi Chinatown is an island where all the people love pachinko. One day, a mysterious evil panda decides he...
TurboGrafx CD (1994)
As its tile implies, Pachio-kun 3: Pachisuro & Pachinko is a pachinko game starring Pachio-kun, an anthropomorphic pachinko ball who...
TurboGrafx CD (1991)
Pachio-kun: Maboroshi no Densetsu is a pachinko game starring the semi-anthropomorphic character Pachio-kun. The goal of the game is to...
TurboGrafx CD (1992)
Long time ago, an evil cosmic entity known as Geios was defeated and sealed for aeons. However, a malevolent alien...
Pachirisu's Click-Clack Attack! is a Flash game on Pokémon.com. The player must send Pokémon discs into holes located at each...
Pachisi is an ancient game thought to have originated in India. Modern western variants include the board games Sorry! and...
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.