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Top-Down

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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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Sarakon DOS Front Cover

DOS (1991), Amiga (1990), Atari ST (1990) and Commodore 64 (1990)

A simple variation of the classic game of Mahjongg (also known as Shanghai). Each of the 40 levels consist of...

Sarge DOS Front Cover

DOS (1989) and Arcade (1985)

Sarge is a top-down shooter. The goal is to stop the invading terrorists by controlling a tank and a helicopter....

Apple II (1979) and TRS-80 (1979)

The first great microcomputer chess dynasty began at the 1978 West Coast Computer Faire, where this chess game developed by...

Commodore PET/CBM (1982)

This adaptation of Sargon II allows the player to play chess against the computer with 7 different difficulty levels. Moves...

Sargon II Apple II Front Cover

Commodore 64 (1983), Apple II (1987), Atari 8-bit (1982) and VIC-20 (1982)

The second of the Sargon chess games.In this version, you can play the computer or another opponent.To move, you type...

Sargon III DOS Front Cover

DOS (1984), Amiga (1988), Atari ST (1988), Commodore 64 (1984), Apple II (1983), Atari 8-bit (1985) and Macintosh (1984)

The Sargon series were the connisseur's chess games at the time. This edition includes variable move times, ranging from 5...

Saturn Bomberman SEGA Saturn Front Cover

SEGA Saturn (1996)

An all out party game, this Saturn exclusive title has you controlling the little blue bomber along with up to...

Savage: The Battle for Newerth Linux Front Cover Legion of Man side

Linux (2003), Windows (2003) and Macintosh (2005)

As the name implies, 'Newerth' is the New Earth some long time in the future after man has managed to...

DOS (1998)

Larisa Oleynik (teen actress from The Secret World of Alex Mack) has gotten herself trapped in a hellish ASCII chemical...

Scamperghost Browser Front Cover

Browser (2009)

Scamperghost borrows from the concept of Pac-Man, but with a twist and turns it into a pure avoidance game. It...

Scarfman TRS-80 Front Cover

TRS-80 (1981), TRS-80 CoCo (1982) and Dragon 32/64 (1982)

Scarfman is a derivative clone of the famous arcade classic Pac-Man for the TRS-80 platform. Its basic theme and function...

Windows (2000)

Scarlet Grains is an action-strategy game. Navigate perilous labyrinths, collecting coins and avoiding death raining down from above. Release powerful...

Windows (1999)

Gone fishing!Do you like to fish for more than just bass or a few fresh water fish? Do you want...

Commodore 64 (1986)

Ex-football star and adventure Harry Johns has become stranded on Dr. Graves' island with his girlfriend Conny. Graves is a...

Scavenger Windows Front Cover

Windows (2007)

Scavenger is a sci-fi top-down action game.In the game the player takes control of a small spacecraft with the goal...

Scavengers of the Mutant World DOS Front Cover

DOS (1988)

Scavengers of the Mutant World is a role-playing game that focuses on the survivors of the Earth after an apparent...

Scenario: Theatre of War DOS Front Cover

DOS (1992), Atari ST (1992) and Commodore 64 (1992)

Scenario is a turn-based strategy game set during World War I. The player's goal is to conquer the entirety of...

Scentipede MSX Front Cover

MSX (1985)

Scentipede is a Centipede clone for the MSX.A long centipede-like insect being gradually moves down from the top of the...

Schizoid Xbox 360 Front Cover

Xbox 360 (2008)

In Schizoid, which calls itself "the most co-op game ever", a red ship and a blue ship battle red and...

Windows (2002)

In Schnock 'n Blopf, you control Schnock, who tries to open a gate in his dimension, but the evil Blopf...

Commodore PET/CBM (1978)

Schuifspel is a sliding puzzle game. At the start of the game, the player can enter a text of 15...

Science Girls! Linux Front Cover

Linux (2009), Windows (2009) and Macintosh (2009)

Science Girls! is a role playing game, featuring six girls of the local schools "Science Club". When one day suddenly...

Science Illustrated Quiz Battle iPhone Front Cover

iPhone (2012) and Android (2012)

Quiz Battle is a version of Quizboard branded for the popular science magazine Science Illustrated. Two players competes against each...

Scientology Pwned Windows Front Cover

Windows (2006)

Scientology Pwned is a controversial arena shooter by Zi-Xiao Liang, created for a school project at Sheridan College.Players control a...

MSX (1985) and Arcade (1984)

Scion is a vertical scrolling shooter. Players have to shoot the alien space ships while destroying the ground structures. In...

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