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.
Nintendo DS (2008)
This is a remake of the original PSone game. While this version still sports the same storyline it features new...
Rhythm Destruction is a 2D, top-down, vertically scrolling shoot 'em up. It looks like a typical shoot 'em up game,...
Richard Scarry's Best Neighborhood Disc Ever! is an edutainment title for children based on a book by Richard Scarry. In...
Richard Scarry's Busiest Neighborhood Disc Ever! is an edutainment title for young children that is based on a book by...
Atari 2600 (1982)
As the Pharoh's Son, it is up to the player to lift the curse of Anubis, God of the Dead,...
In Riddle of the Sphinx the player must find his way through a maze to gain access to the Sphinx'...
Commodore 64 (1994)
Riddles and Stones is a puzzle game where you look down on a grid made up of blocks that are...
Ride or Die is a top-down action game where the player takes control of a bicyclist riding against freeway traffic....
ZX Spectrum (1983)
As an MI5 agent (at one of seven skill levels, 001 to 007) you must infiltrate enemy terrain to explore...
Riding Star is an equestrian simulation where the player has to take care of a horse and ride it in...
Rikki and Mikki discover that their grandfather has been kidnapped. This great scientist was apparently abducted by forces from the...
PlayStation 2 (2001)
20 years ago, an alternate World War II occurred, where both Axis and Allies developed mecha technology, known as Armored...
Apple II (1981)
Ring Raiders is a variant of the arcade game Star Castle. The player takes control of a space ship with...
Ring Runner: Flight of the Sages combines space combat action with RPG elements of skill progression and storytelling. The player...
In this top-down perspective of a 'board' game, you have colored rings (blue, green, yellow, red and purple ones), and...
When it was first released, this addictive puzzle game was chosen by Computer Gaming World as the Best Puzzle game...
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
- 93 Tecmo Super Bowl
- 93 Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon
- 93 Sid Meier's Civilization II
- 93 Shadowfire
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.