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.
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...
Game Boy Color (2000)
Rip-Tide Racer is a futuristic racing-game set in a flooded world. The player can choose between three armed hover bikes...
This compilation includes all the R.I.P. games: R.I.P. R.I.P.: Strike Back R.I.P.: The Last Hero
Though the title is a pun on Rise of the Robots, this is a clone of Dynablaster. Up to four...
Rise of Venice is the spiritual successor to the Patrician and Port Royale series. Like those, it focuses on trading...
Rise of Venice: Beyond the Sea is an expansion for the trade simulation Rise of Venice. Most notable is the...
Rising Empires is a strategic, single-player 4X civilization game. The focus is on the strategic level: positioning of units, settlements...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 99 Chrono Trigger
- 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
- 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)
- 4.62 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)
- 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.