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.
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...
RCA Studio II (1977)
The RCA Studio II came with 5 built-in games and programs: Doodle: A simple program that allows the user to...
RC Daredevil is a 3D flight simulation game in which the player pilots one of 5 different radio-controlled airplanes around...
This second Pro-Am racing game for NES introduces some innovations compared to its predecessor. Once again, you have to bring...
PlayStation 2 (2000)
In RC Revenge Pro, the player can compete in races with radio controlled vehicles. There are championship, single race and...
Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1986)
Reach for the Sky is a shoot 'em up in the vain of Capcom's arcade classic 1942. You fly over...
This is an updated version of the venerable MS-DOS-era Reach for the Stars, the 4X game before the term was...
TRS-80 CoCo (1983)
The latest breakthrough in nuclear power is broken. It's the network, of course. In the dazzling future of the late...
This handy Sim allows you to Crash and bash your model planes to your hearts content. A very handy learning...
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.