Solomon's Key for the NES was released in Japan on this day in 1986.

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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DOS (1995)

Astro is a bizarre realm where all natural environment and living creatures are controlled by the super-powerful computer Lucifer. For...

Sky Shark DOS Front Cover

DOS (1989), Amiga (1988), NES (1989), Atari ST (1988), Commodore 64 (1987), ZX Spectrum (1987), Amstrad CPC (1987), FM Towns (1993), Sharp X68000 (1991) and Arcade (1987)

Sky Shark is a top-down shooter similar to Raiden. You start off with four lives and three bombs. With that...

Browser (2012)

In celebration of the 2012 Olympics being held in London, England, UK, Google has created an interactive doodle of the...

SlamIt Pinball: Big Score Windows Front Cover

Windows (2009)

SlamIt Pinball : Big Score is a 3D pinball game with a single table centered around the theme of police...

Slam Tilt Windows Front Cover

Windows (1996) and Amiga (1996)

Liquid Dezign featured many of the Digital Illusions team who developed 21st Century's hit pinball games, and after the generally-disliked...

SlamTilt Resurrection Windows Front Cover

Windows (1999)

SlamTilt Resurrection is a 3D version of the hit Slamtilt pinball game released back in 1997. It features new high...

ZX Spectrum (1983) and VIC-20 (1983)

Slap Dab is a top down arcade action game where you take the role of Sam the Painter. The point...

Genesis (1993)

At first glance, Slap Fight MD is a direct conversion of the 1986 arcade classic Slap Fight from Toaplan and...

Linux (2011), Windows (2006) and Macintosh (2008)

Slaves to Armok II: Dwarf Fortress is an 2-in-1 interconnected ASCII based game currently still in its alpha stage (under...

Slay Android Front Cover

Windows (1996), Windows 3.x (1995), Palm OS (2004), Windows Mobile (2001), iPhone (2009) and Android (2012)

Slay is a rather simple turn-based strategy game with a medieval theme. The game takes place on an island, which...

SNES (1994)

Slayers is based on an manga series of the same name (also known as Lina the Teenage Sorceress). The heroine...

Amiga CD32 (1993)

Two games on one CD: platformer Sleepwalker and popular pinball simulator Pinball Fantasies. This dual-game CD was bundled with the...

DOS (1983)

Sleuth is a text-based game with graphics. In this murder mystery whodunit game you will have to figure out three...

Slice It! Android Front Cover

Symbian (2011), Macintosh (2011), iPhone (2010), Android (2010), iPad (2010), bada (2011) and Nintendo 3DS (2014)

Slice It! is a puzzle game where the player has to cut geometrical shapes into smaller pieces. This is done...

Commodore 64 (1992)

It's time to join the circus that is Formula One. This is your chance to race and beat the best...

DOS (1993)

Slicks 'n' Slide is an overhead racing game where you try to drive your vehicle as fast as possible in...

Macintosh (1998)

All Bill Clinton wants to do is eat a few hamburgers in peace, but unfortunately he's having a tough time...

Slide Adventure: Mag Kid Nintendo DS Front Cover

Nintendo DS (2007)

One dark and stormy night, a lightning storm struck a house. This freak storm brought to life all sorts of...

Slider Android Front Cover

Android (2011)

Slider is an abstract puzzle game. Players tilt the device to slide coloured blocks around a board. When four blocks...

Atari ST (1988)

Sliding Puzzler is a slining puzzle game written in GFA Basic. The game loads any Neochrome or Degas picture that...

Amiga (1991)

Sliding Skill is a Puzznic variant. In each of the hundred levels the goal is to destroy all movable blocks...

Commodore 64 (1988)

Slimey is a frog and he has found himself trapped on an asteroid field and his ship in bits scattered...

Atari ST (1989)

Slippery Sid is a nine level snake game. In every level the player has to help Sid collect 30 pieces...

DOS (1991)

Legends tell of a race of super beings, the Slordax, who once tried to conquer the galaxy. The war lasted...

TurboGrafx CD (1995)

Slot Gambler follows the story of a young man who finds himself miraculously teleported to a wondrous land consisting of...

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