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.
Commodore 64 (1984)
Quinx is a top-view single-screen game where you play the role of Arthur Crown, stressing about his final exams in...
TurboGrafx CD (1991)
Quiz Avenue is a trivia game with a "quest mode" in which the player controls a warrior who must save...
TurboGrafx CD (1991)
Quiz Avenue II, like its predecessor, is a quiz game with a story-driven quest mode, which continues the plot of...
TurboGrafx CD (1994)
Quiz Avenue III offers, like its two predecessors, a quest mode and a versus mode - the latter consists in...
TurboGrafx CD (1993)
Quiz Caravan: Cult Q is a trivia game with four modes. The main mode involves a quiz competition in which...
TurboGrafx CD (1992)
Quiz no Hoshi is a trivia game with several gameplay modes; the main one is called "Heart of Stone" and...
QWERTY is a word building game with letter tiles played on a rectangular board, similarly to Scrabble. When their turn...
Atari ST (2009)
Inspired by the meteor-storm bonus level of Deluxe Galaga, the main idea of the r0x gameplay is avoid floating rock...
Commodore PET/CBM (1978)
Race is a top-down single-screen racing game for one or two players. The players can move in eight directions and...
RACE! to the finish against miniature opponents in this top-down arcade racing game. Pick from one of the twenty levels...
Race America is a 2-car cross-country racing game. Either 2 players can compete on the same screen, or the computer...
Commodore PET/CBM (1980)
Racebaan is a top-down racing game in which the player must try to guide a figure to the end of...
If you've ever felt like challenging your IBM to a race, look no further than Race Car to get your...
In this top view racing game, your are driving around in a town with a maze-like road infrastructure. Your goal...
Game Boy (1994)
Race Days lets the player participate in two different types of racing all on one cartridge, Dirty Racing and 4...
Race Fun is a top view vertical scrolling driving game where the screen scrolls upwards constantly, and you control a...
Race Mania brings you fast and furious 3D action racing. In this racing game there is no such thing as...
Racer is a simple, shareware, single player racing game.The game is entirely keyboard controlled, the player uses the arrow keys...
Commodore PET/CBM (1981)
Racer! is a top-down racing game. The game features randomized racetracks. The player can set some of the parameters to...
Racer Jammer is a variation on Head-On: you drive your Racer clockwise around the five-lane circuit, and rack up points...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 99 Chrono Trigger
- 96 Gauntlet
- 95 Radiant Silvergun
- 94 Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon
- 94 Metal Gear Solid
- 94 The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
- 94 Chrono Trigger
- 93 Tecmo Super Bowl
- 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:
- 4.78 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)
- 4.61 Aleste 2 (1989)
- 4.60 Ultima: The Second Trilogy (1992)
- 4.59 SD Snatcher (1990)
- 4.51 Pinball Hall of Fame: The Williams Collection (2008)
- 4.51 Pac-Man: Championship Edition DX (2010)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.