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.
Apple II (1982)
This real-time 3-D flight simulator puts you at the controls of an advanced Enterprise Class Space Shuttle. Your mission is...
Renegades is a two-player deatchmatch game seen from above. Two armed men must find and fight each other in a...
You must line up 5 balls of the same color either horizontally, vertically, or diagonally so that they will disappear,...
Windows 3.x (1994)
PC translation of the popular board game you may know as Pentem, where the objective is to place 5 consecutive...
Atari 8-bit (1992)
Repossed is a puzzle board game. The player's task is to direct the worm to go through the exit block...
ZX Spectrum (1989)
This is a compilation of the first two games of the Repton series of top-down puzzle games for the ZX...
When the pirates of mad Emperor Louis the 30th capture your best friend Jean you must venture through to the...
SEGA Master System (1988)
Your comrades are wounded and stranded on the battlefield. The only way to get to them, is via a handcart...
The Princess Lorri has been abducted by anonymous parties to some similarly unknown location. Which throne is she heir to?...
Aliens have mistaken your dog Rusty for Earth's leader and sent evil robots to kidnap him. Now you must free...
Commodore 64 (1983)
This three-part game loosely simulates the work of an ambulance driver rescuing people from a fire. First, you are trying...
Atari 2600 (1982)
Terra I supplies Earth with Zenbar crystals, which is used to supply 72% of the power to Earth. Ordinarily, a...
Game Boy Color (2001)
It's believed that Umbrella, the creators of the deadly virus that wiped out Raccoon City, has developed a new Bio...
Restaurant Rush is the sequel to Burger Rush, and as its predecessor is a combination of tile matching and management...
Retaliator is a one or two player, vertical scrolling, shoot 'em upThis game was made using Palace Software's Shoot Em...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 99 Chrono Trigger
- 96 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX
- 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
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)
- 4.71 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 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX (2010)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.