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The best top down games

Top down games were very popular in the 80s and the 90s, when graphic cards were not capable of supporting 3D, and even when 3D started to become popular, 2D games continued to be easier to develop, at least in the infancy of 3D gaming. 2D game offered the player a viewpoint that helped keeping things easily under control (think about top down party-based RPGs or hex-based strategy games).
rescuerigel-1

Rescue at Rigel

DOS19833.3/5 Epyx
flying-tigers-2-04

Flying Tigers 2

DOS19943.3/5
civilwar-1

The Civil War

DOS19873.3/5 Avalon Hill
liverpool-game-03

Liverpool: the Computer Game

DOS19923.3/5 Arc Developments
redhook-revenge-03

Redhook's Revenge

DOS19933.3/5 ImagiSoft
beverly-hills-cop-02

Beverly Hills Cop

DOS19903.2/5 Tynesoft Computer Software
The Beverly Hills Cop video game by Tynesoft is an action-adventure game based on the popular film franchise starring Eddie Murphy. It was released in 1990 for various home computer platforms, including the Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, and Amstrad CPC.In the game, players take on the role of Axel Foley, the wise-cracking detective played by Murphy in...
autobots-1

Autobots

DOS19893.2/5
dragonfly-1

Dragonfly

DOS19863.2/5
knight-exchange-03

Knight Exchange

DOS19883.2/5 Softdisk Publishing
fleetsweep-1

Fleet Sweep

DOS19833.2/5 Mirror Images Software
highway-hunter-03

Highway Hunter

DOS19943.2/5 Safari Software
kingdom-of-kroz-2-1

Kingdom of Kroz 2

DOS19903.2/5 Apogee Software
zoop-03

Zoop

DOS19953.2/5 Hookstone
daffy-duck-pi-02

Daffy Duck PI: The Case of the Missing Letters

DOS19913.2/5 Riedel Software Productions
scrabble-1

The computer edition of Scrabble

DOS19893.2/5 Leisure Genius
amazingmaze-2

Amazing Maze

DOS19833.2/5
sensible-golf-5

Sensible Golf

DOS19943.2/5 Sensible Software
Sensible Golf is a golf video game developed by Sensible Software and published by Virgin Interactive Entertainment. It was released in 1994 for Amiga and MS-DOS.Unlike traditional golf simulations of its time, "Sensible Golf" featured a more arcade-style gameplay with simple controls and colorful graphics. Players could choose from a variety of fi...
arnhem-01

Arnhem: The Market Garden Operation

DOS19883.1/5 Cases Computer Simulations
boxerrebellion-1

Boxer Rebellion

DOS19823.1/5
panzer-battles-05

Panzer Battles

DOS19903.1/5 SSG Strategic Studies Group
castlekroz-3

Return to Kroz

DOS1990freeware3.1/5 Apogee Software
rescue-rover-2-04

Rescue Rover 2

DOS1991protected3.1/5 id software
firezone-04

Firezone

DOS19883.1/5 Arcadia Systems
pinball-dreams-2-01

Pinball Dreams 2

DOS1994protected3.1/5 21st Century Entertainment
xfighter-1

X-Fighter

DOS19873.1/5 Wordworks Software
backgammon-1

Backgammon

DOS19843.1/5 IBM
dolplhinboat-1

Dolphin Boating Simulator

DOS19883.1/5 Dolphine marine systems
pharaoh-3

Day of the Pharaoh

DOS19893.1/5 Chip
opong-1

O-Pong

DOS19963.1/5
accordion-2

Accordion

DOS19903/5 Softdisk Publishing