The Top 9 Most Wanted Video Game Remakes!



Honorable Mention
Name: Missile Command
Platform: Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit family, Commodore 64, Game Boy, Game Boy Color, Mobile Phone, PC, PlayStation
Developer: Atari
Release Date: July 1980
Why Its Awesome:
1. The gameplay is simple and effective.
2. The game is not overly complicated.
3. Although not action pact, it is a fast paced game.
4. The history of the game, in relation to the cold war.
5. You get to defend your cities.
What Could Be Made Better:
1. Graphics improvement.
2. Add new gameplay mechanics, while not changing the original gameplay.
3. Better sound, and production value all around.
5. Worldwide Scoreboards.
Note: The reason this game did not make the list was because it was remade for Xbox 360 last year. I just wanted to give a good example of a needed remake.

Name: Duck Hunt
Platform: Famicom, NES, Arcade
Developer: Nintendo R&D1
Release Date: JP April 21, 1984, NA October 18, 1985, EU August 15, 1987
Why Its Awesome:
1. One of the greatest games to ever use a light gun.
2. One of the first games to use a light gun.
3. The dog was loved and hated by all.
4. It also cam with Clay Shooter/Mario Bros
5. The utter simplicity of the gameplay "Ohh a gun, shoot the ducks, RIGHT?"
What Could Be Made Better:
1. Graphics improvement.
2. Make the dog a more vital part of the game.
3. More varied weapons.
4. Make sure to keep clay shooter, it would be awesome in HD!
5. Cross platform.

Name: Contra
Platform: Arcade, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, NES, PC MS-DOS, MSX2, Microsoft Windows, Pocket PC, Xbox 360
Developer: Konami
Release Date: Original releases 1987-1990; Xbox 360 Nov 08, 2006
Why Its Awesome:
1. Difficulty.
2. Its like RAMBO in a game.
3. Music was cool.
4. Weapon selection was ok.
5. Great BOSSES.
What Could Be Made Better:
1. Updated Graphics.
2. Smoother movement.
3. More weapons.
4. Maybe 3D?
5. CO-OP/VERSUS with cross platform support.
Note: The Xbox 360 version is just a port, not a remake.

Name: Diablo
Platform: PC/MAC, Play Station
Developer: Blizzard
Release Date: January 02, 1997 for North America, 1998 for the rest of the world/PS verions.
Why Its Awesome:
1. The originator of GREAT hack n slash action.
2. Weapon/Armour customization.
3. Level randomization.
4. Classes.
5. Diablo, the final boss.
What Could Be Made Better:
1. Graphics update into 3D!!!!
2. Keep the story, but expand on it greatly!
3. More weapon, spells, abilities, classes.
4. Another town, maybe add the second game into the remake.
5. Online versus/ CO-OP/CROSS PLATFORM.

Name: Elder Scrolls I/II
Platform: MS-DOS
Developer: Bethesda Softworks
Release Date: 1994 for Arena/ 1996 for Daggerfall
Why Its Awesome:
1. Big worlds.
2. First of its kind.
3. One of the first 3D games.
4. Lots of monsters.
5. Background story.
What Could Be Made Better:
1. Voice acting, bring it to a Oblivion level.
2. Graphics, make rats not able to look at you at all times.
3. The elder scrolls world is big, show it to people, they don't know that Oblivion/Morrowind are a small part of the continents.
4. More action to keep those with low attention spans interested.
5. More FMV's or in game cinematic points.

Name: Punchout
Platform: NES, Gamecube, Wii
Developer: Nintendo IRD
Release Date: 1987
Why Its Awesome:
1. Each opponent has different abilities.
2. There is variation in the moves you can pull off.
3. Mario is in it.
4. It can easily piss you off if you don't know what your doing.
5. Mike Tyson was the main boss at one time.
What Could Be Made Better:
1. 3D would be nice, but keep the perspective.
2. How the player punches is nice, but add to it, give some combos, or different powerups.
3. Make Mario's pants not turn green.
4. Make the characters in the background not all the same color, and 2D.
5. Add Rocky as a boss.

Name: Wipeout
Platform: PlayStation, Sega Saturn, PC MS-DOS, PC Microsoft Windows, PlayStation Network
Developer: Psygnosis
Release Date: November, 1995
Why Its Awesome:
1. FAST paced racing.
2. This isn't a whack Nascar game.
3. You get weapons.
4. Boosters are great to go even faster.
5. Easy game to play.
What Could Be Made Better:
1. Graphics are important to a game like this.
2. Soundtrack has to be up to date with allot of great new songs.
3. Racer customization, with the option for different abilities.
4. Online multiplayer, with leader boards.
5. Obstacles would be a great addition to this game, other tahn the traps left my opponents.

Name: Alien VS Predator 2
Platform: PC/MAC
Developer: Monolith Productions, Third Law Interactive
Release Date: October 30, 2001
Why Its Awesome:
1. Gameplay is tight between the races.
2. Plentiful weapons.
3. Scary bad guys.
4. Wonderful sounds.
5. Three stories.
What Could Be Made Better:
1. Here, for a remake would be an addition of a new graphics engine, with support for physics.
2. Keep the races similar so that one does not overpower them all, while also giving a refresh to what has been done before.
3. Clean up wall climbing for the aliens, it can be improved.
4. It needs to be a darker more living game, more alien hives, and dripping slime.
5. With darker come more scary, predator, and alien are both terrifying creatures, so make them SCARE YOU SHITLESS.

Name: Vectorman
Platform: Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Mobile phone, Virtual Console
Developer: BlueSky Software
Release Date: October 24, 1995
Why Its Awesome:
1. Great sidescroller game my personal favorite of the 2d time period.
2. Plentiful weapons.
3. Lots of unique monsters.
4. Great main character, with lots of transformations.
5. Nice soundtrack.
What Could Be Made Better:
1. 3D cell shaded shooter would be the way to go with this game.
2. Not a hardcore shooter like Halo, or COD, but somewhere along th lines of Strangers Wraith.
3. More transformations that make you do interesting things.
4. Huge bosses.
5. Guns need great particle effects, OOOOO SPARKLES.

Name: Final Fantasy VII
Platform: PC, Play Station
Developer: Squaresoft
Release Date: September 7, 1997 for North America
Why Its Awesome:
1. Arguably the greatest Japanese RPG of all time.
2. It made kids like me start to read, even if it was only the expletives of Barret shouting.
3. Huge World to explore.
4. Massive amounts of monsters, big monsters, unique bosses/characters.
5. Lots of armour/weapons/items/spells/customizations.
What Could Be Made Better:
1. Update of the graphics, everyones hands are legos.
2. Voice acting, I would love to hear all of the wonderful characters in this colorful game speak.
3. Add more to the already huge list of monsters, characters, bosses, weapons, spells, items, places.
4. More side quests/expansion on the original story.
5. ....Thats all I have!
Note: To tell you the truth, they could sell the same game with updated graphics, and voice acting and that would be reason enough for me to go out and buy a PS3.

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