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.
Dragon 32/64 (1984)
From Microdeal's budget label comes a maze exploration/survival game with similarities to older arcade titles. As you start the game...
SEGA Master System (1985)
The princess has been kidnapped and held captive inside the castle, and your job is to navigate each room by...
PC Booter (1983)
A computerized version of the ancient strategy game known as "Mancala" in some parts of the world. There are 12...
As the backstory has it, King Reginald Hornbluff of Regal City revives his realm's sagging economy and restores order to...
PlayStation 3 (2007)
PixelJunk Racers is top-down single screen racing game made to resemble a real-life slot car racing game. Controls consist of...
Pixel Puzzles 2: Anime is an traditional jigsaw puzzle -- drag the pieces around the screen and drop them wherever...
Pixel Puzzles: Japan is a jigsaw game that features 19 stages (puzzles). The first is only made out of 60...
Pixel Puzzles: UndeadZ is an untraditional jigsaw puzzle -- drag the pieces around the screen and drop them wherever they...
Pixel Space_ is a top-down 2D space shooter. The player controls a spaceship, travelling through endless space and pursuing quests....
Pixel Star is a fast-paced top-down arcade space twin-stick shooter with a retro visual style influenced by classic arcade shooters....
Commodore PET/CBM (1981)
Pizza is a simple game in which the player must deliver pizzas to earn money. The player can choose how...
Pizza, Pizza! is a match-three game with managerial elements. The player needs to combine at least three similar symbols in...
You play a green worm and you have to go around and eat the pizzas. But every time you eat...
Atari ST (1986)
PKS-Dame is an implementation of the board game checkers for one or two players.In single player games the AI can...
ZX Spectrum (1982)
An Asteroids clone. You control a spaceship in a planetoid field, trying to avoid hitting them and at the same...
On your way home back to your planet in your spacecraft, you have encountered an asteroid field with the asteroids...
Atari 2600 (1982)
You are on patrol to find and destroy enemy fuel depots.Your ship flies to the left, while you control your...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 99 Chrono Trigger
- 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
- 93 Shadowfire
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.78 Napalm: The Crimson Crisis (1998)
- 4.71 Crystal Defenders (2008)
- 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 SD Snatcher (1990)
- 4.58 Super Stardust (1994)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.