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You also make some valid points, but remaking classics is not the way to improve gameplay; playing classics is only a way to state that the gameplay hasn't improved enough for you to spend your $$$ on new games.
I think you misunderstood me....I never suggested remaking classics would improve gameplay, my point was actually the exact opposite.....they need to STOP remaking classics and concentrate on new games. There are several good games that are new, or that bring significant new advnacments to the genre. Forza Motorsports, while having similar gameplay (it's a racing simulator, not much to do there) to GT series and it's predecessors, introduced many new features that made it worth my money and showed they were thinking.


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What they really should be doing is creating an arcade games division; tack +$10 on the sales price and then devote a group of developers to remaking classics, all with the option to turn off the 3D graphics or leave them on.


Wait, charge $10 more for a game which I already have, so that I have the option of tunring on the fancy graphics or not? No, no, no.....

What they should be doing is working on new ideas, not simply making another GTA clone, or yet another Mario game, or yet another WWII / Veitnam shooter.....
post #12 of 13
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Originally Posted by Thumper

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Wait, charge $10 more for a game which I already have, so that I have the option of tunring on the fancy graphics or not? No, no, no.....

What they should be doing is working on new ideas, not simply making another GTA clone, or yet another Mario game, or yet another WWII / Veitnam shooter.....

Not everyone owns or still has those classic titles. Giving them for free is a cool idea but very impractical.
A Mario Vietnam shooter , or a Mario Unreal Tournament , or a Mario Doom, or a Mario RTS ... Everyone loves Mario .
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We both misunderstood each other apparently.

I meant tack $10 onto the console price. For example, take the Wii with its classic game emulation. It would be smart to get a team of devs remaking some of those and offering them free online. It would be another selling point that would hook in an even wider range of generations.
     
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