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.
Game Gear (1991)
Pop Breaker is a puzzle game with action elements. The goal of each level is to destroy certain things. The...
Game Boy (1990)
Popeye is an action game based on the Popeye comics. Popeye finds himself in a maze (everything except the characters...
Sharp X1 (1987)
In Popins you control a girl named Emily ("Emiry" in-game), the goal is to pick up 10 items to complete...
Popo Car is a top down driving game where you are a cab driver who has to pick up customers...
Popper is a single player freeware game developed by Housemarque's New Media division. It was one of a series of...
In this puzzle game, differently colored bubbles are placed on the screen in a hexagonal pattern. Connected groups of bubbles...
PornPipe is a Pipe Dream variant with an adult theme.The player should construct the pipe (simulating the penis) to be...
Mattel Aquarius (1984)
The people of Happy-Happy are all living very cheerful lives, except for Postman Pot who each day has to risk...
Commodore PET/CBM (1980)
The Postperson's Route is a logical game in which the player must trace certain shapes. There are only two rules:...
Atari 8-bit (1989)
Poszukiwacze is a puzzle solving game. The player competes with the computer in a search of a treasure. The treasure...
PowerChess is a single player shareware chess program that runs in DOS. It is entirely keyboard operated; the arrow keys...
Power Chess 2.0 is a chess game and sequel to Power Chess. It allows you to play chess against your...
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.