The best classic and old school Top-down games

Frogger

Frogger

Frogger is an arcade created by Konami and one of the most popular video games ever created. It was released for the first time in 1981, and it has been ported to almost all platforms since then.

Year: 1982 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2019-08-30Tags: coin-up conversion top-down

Volfied

Volfied

Volfied is an action puzzle game developed and published by Taito Corporation in 1989 initially in the arcade and on TurboGrafx-16. In the subsequent years after its release, it wa...

Year: 1991 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: arcade clone science fiction top-down

Super Cars

Super Cars

Super Cars is a top-down racing game created by Magnetic Fields and published by Gremlin Graphics initially in 1990 for the Amiga, Atari ST, Amstrad CPC and ZX Spectrum. One year later it was ported to NES and Commodore 64.

Year: 1990 Genre: Racing Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: amiga original game automobile combat racing competitive driving extra half-brite top-down transport

Goal!

Goal!

Dino Dini's Goal (also know as Goal!) is a soccer game created by the famous British game designer and programmer Dino Dini, author of Kick Off and Kick Off 2. The game was sponsor...

Year: 1993 Genre: Sports Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: birds-eye view football multiplayer soccer top-down

Wasted Dreams

Wasted Dreams

Wasted Dreams is a sci-fi isometric action-adventure created by Digital Dreams Entertainment for the Amiga and released in 1999. It was one of the last commercial games created for...

Year: 1999 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-02-25Tags: aga aliens amiga original game isometric multiplayer point and click puzzle-solving science fiction shoot em up top-down

Paradroid 90

Paradroid 90

Paradroid 90 is the remake/enhanced version for 16-bit computers (Amiga and Atari ST) of the classic C64 shooter Paradroid. It was published by Hewson Consultants in 1990. The con...

Year: 1990 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-08-17Tags: atari st cyborgs multi-directional spaceship top-down walkabout

Kick Off

Kick Off

Kick Off is a football (soccer) game designed by Dino Dini and developed by Anco Software in 1989 for the Amiga, Commodore 64, and several other platforms. This particular football...

Year: 1989 Genre: Sports Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: birds-eye view football multiplayer soccer top-down

Castle of the Winds

Castle of the Winds

Castle of the Winds is roguelike fantasy RPG developed by Rick Saada for Windows 3.1 and released by Epic MegaGames in 1993. It's the first episode of a quite famous series and one...

Year: 1993 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: fantasy roguelike top-down turn-based windows3x

The Faery Tale Adventure

The Faery Tale Adventure

The Faery Tale Adventure is an action RPG created by MicroIllusions originally for the Amiga and published in 1986. It was one of the earliest role-playing games published for Amiga.

Year: 1987 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-07-26Tags: action-rpg amiga original game fantasy open world sword and sorcery top-down

Gauntlet II

Gauntlet II

Gauntlet II is the sequel to the popular hack and slash fantasy arcade created by Atari Games. Released in 1986, one year after the original game, Gauntlet II was ported to the Ami...

Year: 1989 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2019-08-01Tags: arcade co-op fantasy maze multiplayer rpg elements top-down

ATR: All Terrain Racing

ATR: All Terrain Racing

ATR: All Terrain Racing is an isometric racing game created by Team17 and published in 1995 for the Amiga and Amiga CD32. With a top down view and small cars, the game is somehow similar to Supercars and Micromachines.

Year: 1995 Genre: Racing Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: amiga original game automobile driving multiplayer top-down transport

Speedball

Speedball

Speedball is a video game created by The Bitmap Brothers based on a violent futuristic sport and probably inspired by the 1975 sci-fi movie Rollerball. Initially developed for Ami...

Year: 1988 Genre: Sports Updated: 2019-10-06Tags: amiga original game brutal sports cyberpunk multiplayer science fiction top-down

Cytron

Cytron

Cytron is a top-down sci-fi shooter created by Lunatic and published by Psygnosis exclusively for the Amiga in 1992. Designed and programmed by Martin Hall and James Thomas, this ...

Year: 1992 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-08-01Tags: amiga original game cyborgs maze science fiction top-down walkabout

Dragonflight

Dragonflight

Dragonflight is a fantasy RPG created by Thalion Software and released in 1990 for the Atari ST and Amiga, with a DOS conversion published in 1991. Erik Simon wrote the concept of...

Year: 1990 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: atari st fantasy non-linear open world sword and sorcery top-down wanderer