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10 Video Game Remakes That Erase Their Iconic Originals

10 Video Game Remakes That Erase Their Iconic Originals
From N4G - November 7, 2017

10 Video Game Remakes That Erase Their Iconic Originals

Unlike any other medium on the planet, the further back you go, the harder many "classic" video games are to pick up.

From once glorious, pioneering graphics to certain mechanics that only got perfected over time, yes, these games revolutionised the industry in a million different ways, but are they just as playable and enjoyable today?

In many cases, even the developers elected to revisit their finest work, upgrading graphics, reworking facets of gameplay and - in some cases - designing entirely different levels and ways to funnel the player from place to place, executing on that original vision in a way that technology just could not allow.

Although you should always experience the originals for posterity's sake, these remakes easily replace them in the pantheon of gaming overall.

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