Tagged: top-down

Screenshot from BailOutBob

BailOutBob Puzzle category

BailOutBob‘s can’t and shouldn’t support the hodge-podge of ideas thrown into its prison escape conceit.

Screenshot from Green

Green Strategy category

The throwback environmentalism in Green makes a cute political cartoon but a very vague strategy game.

Screenshot from Heroes

Heroes Arcade category

If you packed as many features as possible into a version of Snake, it might look like Heroes.

Title screen from HoverSki

HoverSki Racing category

Loaded with speed but awkward to play, HoverSki is an unfortunate victim of game design groupthink.

Screenshot from Kye

Kye Puzzle category

With an avalanche of brightly colored blocks, Kye turns inundating you into a puzzle.

Screenshot from Maze Mission Adventure Game

Maze Mission Adventure Game Strategy category

One of the first of William Soleau’s puzzle-lite games, Maze Mission Adventure Game is suitably fun to explore in short bursts.

Screenshot from Mission: Mainframe

Mission: Mainframe RPG category

The office-themed gloss atop this punishing dungeon crawler is both its most fun and most confusing quality.

Screenshot from MissionForce: CyberStorm

MissionForce: CyberStorm Strategy category

MissionForce: CyberStorm‘s complex strategic gameplay underscores a dark narrative about the encroaching, soulless logic of endless war. It deserves to be considered a classic.

Screenshot from Odyssey: The Legend of Nemesis

Odyssey: The Legend of Nemesis Macintosh categoryRPG category

Despite its confused mishandling of role-playing game fundamentals, Odyssey: The Legend of Nemesis breathes life into allegory.

Screenshot from Street Shuffle

Street Shuffle Puzzle category

The playful Street Shuffle paves over its missteps in taxi management through sheer likeability.

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