The game remake not only attracts new gamers, it also awakens among old gamers an unforgettable memory in a modern game.
2020 will be the year of remakes like Resident Evil 3, Final Fantasy VII or Destroy All Human! Before enjoying them, why don’t we continue to check out other extremely good remakes.
Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy
Before there were Uncharted or The Last of Us, Naughty Dog was very famous for the Crash Bandicoot series on PS1. It must be added that before every hard game was assigned to Dark Souls , platform games like Crash used to be famous for their incredible difficulty. When considering a platform game with a simple background like the first 3 Crash Bandicoot games, with many remakes it seems not necessary. But for a money-loving game company like Activision, why not exploit the memories of fans for a bit.
Fortunately, Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy is an extremely high quality remake game, pleasing fans with the new graphics, preserving the quintessence of the three original games, and adding many elements to help. The game is more accessible to new players. Besides Crash, Activision continues to release another extremely high quality remake game, Spyro Reignited Trilogy, also appreciated. Sadly, just after doing a decent job, Activision inserted microtransaction into the product some time after its launch.
The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening
First released in 1993 on Game Boy, Link’s Awakening is said to be a masterpiece and is given many places and top best games of all time. Because the nature of a 2D game as well as the standard of gameplay has changed a lot compared to nearly 30 years ago, making remake of such a product is very difficult, even not really necessary when There is a remaster for Game Boy Color.
But Nintendo and Greezo took the risk of remaking Link’s Awakening on Switch with 3D graphics. It is true that the adventure paid off when the game was appreciated for its graphics and new art style, keeping the core elements and adding new additions. Link’s Awakening continues to be a huge success, becoming one of the best-selling games on the Switch.
Ratchet and Clank
To be fair, the first version of Ratchet and Clank launched on PS2 in 2002 has still attractive gameplay and the graphics still look quite eye-catching. Now a remaster on PS4 is probably enough for many people. But with Imsomniac, it was the people who were behind the success of the first game that decided to recreate it with a remake of their own game. And with the enthusiasm and love for this game, Ratchet and Clank on PS4 is a very good remake with nice graphics and gameplay that is supplemented and upgraded from elements from the versions after part 1. Year In 2016, this remake was released in parallel with a movie that followed the series. The movie does not seem to be of much interest to fans, and to the fans, this remake game is enough.
2020 can be considered a great year for those who love the Half-Life series when the series officially returns with Half-Life: Alyx version , along with the fact that Black Mesa has officially completed. . Since 2005, due to disappointment with Valve’s Half-Life: Source version, a group of developers have formed Crowbar Colective to develop an authentic remake for Half-Life.
During 15 years of development, Crowbar Collective has constantly updated Black Mesa day by day to gradually improve the game. With improvements in graphics, puzzle levels, AI enhancements, dialogue additions and storylines, and above all, remake most of the XEN (supposedly the weakest area of the original game content). makes Black Mesa a remake of a very good fan-remake game, a product not to be missed if a Half-Life fan.
Shadow of the Colossus
Shadow of the Colossus on PS2 is considered one of the best games of all time, showing that the game can also be an art form and as inspiring as any other art. Despite the graphics background and rigid gameplay and somewhat outdated, the value of this game can be said to be permanent. Speaking of graphics, it must be said that although not as beautiful and impressive as in the memories of many people, thanks to the characteristic artistic style, the graphics of Shadow of the Colossus are always magical in a magical way.
Remake a game like Shadow of the Colossus is one thing that is not easy at all because of its unmistakable art quality, how to recreate that great and majestic technology. today’s painting. The remake of this classic title was set by Sony for Bluepoint Games, the studio that once did a remaster of the game on the PS3. There are still many opinions that the remake of Shadow of the Colossus should have improved the gameplay and control system instead of almost keeping them. But no one can deny that Shadow of the Colossus 2018 is an extremely excellent remake game, inheriting the most quintessential of the super product on PS2 and bringing it to the modern gaming community.
Resident Evil 2
Capcom has been very successful with remakes such as Resident Evil and Resident Evil 0. But overall, except for the new graphics and some additions in the story and gameplay, they are still extremely similar to the original. , especially on fixed cameras. Ever since the Resident Evil remake debut in 2002, fans have been waiting for a remake of the second season for decades. And the longer I wait, the higher the expectation.
When the Resident Evil 2 remake officially launched, the game abandoned the old fixed camera system and used a third perspective as modern TPS games, along with a series of new gameplay elements. The Resident Evil 2 remake can be considered a completely new game with the content of the original game. It shows that a remake can go far beyond what we expect instead of just an old, updated graphic. Now with the success of this game, no one is not expecting the same thing in the upcoming Resident Evil 3.