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.
Puerto Rico is the official PC translation of the eponymous board game. The basic rules: Every player (up to five)...
Puerto Rico is based on the popular German board game of the same name. As in the original version, the...
Nintendo DS (2009)
Puffins: Island Adventure begins by asking the player to choose their puffin eye type, beak colour and hairstyle. The game...
Nintendo DSi (2010)
The game expands on the fishing sections of Puffins: Island Adventure, with its protagonist being a puffin looking for fish...
Xbox 360 (2012)
Pulse: Fight the Night is a twin stick shooter with a twist: the player fights hordes of enemies and the...
Atari ST (1995)
PUNSSi is an arcade game for two players. Each player is controlling a ball and a third ball is on...
The Pure Wargame is a quintessential turn-based wargame. The first one in a proposed series (and the only one released),...
Commodore 64 (1988)
Purple Heart is a top-down shooter à la Ikari Warriors. The player has to guide a soldier through six levels,...
Apple II (1982)
Pursuit of the Graf Spee is a strategic game that allows the players to recreate the historic search for the...
In Pusher the player builds formations containing at least three balls of equal color aligned in a straight line. The...
A tiny implementation of the Sokoban box-pushing puzzle genre, Pusher fits it all into a paltry 512 bytes of space...
Push 'n Pull is a non-scrolling action game which takes place on top-down playing fields. The player takes the role...
Atari ST (1992)
Push 'n' Shove is a freeware puzzle game coded in STOS. The goal of each level is to push blocks...
ZX Spectrum (1983)
Push-Over belongs to the group of Pengo variants with a quite similar gameplay.The story tells that the player starts the...
Push-Pull is one of a package of games produced by The Code Zone. Games from this package were used, in...
Game Boy Advance (2001)
Sega's first excursion into the Puyo Puyo series since the bankruptcy of the series's original developer Compile finds Satan (once...
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.