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.
ZX Spectrum (1984)
Rapscallion the Rogue has captured the ownership rights to your castle, and imprisoned you out in the wilderness. Fortunately, your...
Xbox One (2015)
Rare Replay is a compilation of 30 games by developer Rare / Ultimate - Play the Game / Ashby Computers...
Atari 2600 (2007)
You are presented with a screen full of squares, thirty-two squares wide by twenty squares high. The object of the...
Atari 8-bit (1992)
The War of the Fifth Coalition against Napoleon's France have just begun. The Battle of Raszyn was fought on April...
In Rat Hotel the player takes control of a rat and has to eat cheese while not being caught by...
Commodore 64 (1984)
The Rat is a top-view single-screen game where you are a rat spending the night in a cheese warehouse to...
Commodore 64 (1984)
Rattler is a top-view single-screen version of the game Snake where you must direct a constantly moving snake around the...
Windows 3.x (1991)
Very much a snake game, Rattler Race adds a few twists to the long-held conventions of the genre (those being:...
Ravage is a shareware vertically-scrolling shoot 'em up game that bears a significant similarity to Raptor and Tyrian. The plot...
In this world, there exist two kinds of stones which hold great powers: Shadow Stones, which hold powers of darkness,...
In Ray-Hound, players pilot a small ship around a circular arena that contains randomly spawning energy turrets. The ship's only...
When Rayman is not saving the world, or bowling, you can find him on a golf course, even though he...
Rayman Raving Rabbids TV Party is a collection of twelve mini-games starring the Raving Rabbids (spin-off to Ubisoft's Rayman series)....
After a surprise attack, the Federation has lost control of several key positions. Commanding the best warship available, Razor2, it's...
SEGA 32X (1995)
This version is an updated follow-up to the R.B.I. series. Many of the same features from other baseball games are...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 99 Chrono Trigger
- 96 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX
- 96 Gauntlet
- 95 Radiant Silvergun
- 94 NHL '94
- 94 The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
- 94 Chrono Trigger
- 93 Tecmo Super Bowl
- 93 Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon
- 93 Sid Meier's Civilization II
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.79 Sea Battle (1980)
- 4.78 Napalm: The Crimson Crisis (1998)
- 4.75 Summer Carnival '92: Recca (1992)
- 4.69 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX (2010)
- 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)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.